Comics

Thor: Ragnarok latest teaser flirts with the return of Doctor Strange
6:15 pm PDT 18/08/2017 By Sachin Bhat

Doctor Stephen Strange did not just fight the skulduggery of Kaecillius and his zealots with his dextrous legerdemains, but also cast an indelible spell on the fans. And almost a year later, the worlds’ greatest sorcerer is set to return to the big screen. In the latest teaser of the upcoming Thor: Ragnarok, Doctor Strange marks his return, supposedly to help Thor and his brother Loki, as suggested in the mid-credits scene of his movie last year. He was seen … Read More


Superman is back in the new poster of Justice League!
5:30 pm PDT 18/08/2017 By Sachin Bhat

Even while we were deliberating about the new poster of the Justice League released earlier this week, there comes another one. And this time, it features the man we were all contemplating about! Yes, Superman, whose storyline in the upcoming Justice League has kept everyone in the dark, marks his return to the superhero team. The Man of Steel could be seen levitating at the centre of the poster as the team gears up to take on the might of … Read More


Image Comics undergoes ‘Evolution’ with a new unpredictable horror series!
2:00 pm PDT 18/08/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Image Comics and Skybound Entertainment are all set to create a new global phenomenon in the comic series Evolution. They have united writers like James Asmus, Joseph Keatinge, Christopher Sebela, and Joshua Williamson with artists Joe Infurnari and Jordan Boyd for creating it.The new unpredictable horror series will be launched with an oversized debut issue this November. “Society now moves at an exponentially rapid pace. Our technology processes information faster than our biology is capable of handling,” says Keatinge. “Evolution explores … Read More


Comic Con Fandom Month: Abhijit Kini ushers in the comic mania at IIT Bombay
1:52 pm PDT 14/08/2017 By Sachin Bhat

The inaugural edition of the Comic Con Fandom Month came to Mumbai on Saturday, 12 August with eminent comic writer Abhijit Kini kicking off the comic con mania at IIT Bombay. In a workshop attended by almost 60 fans, the ‘Angry Maushi’ author first gave a gist of some his works such as Temper Temper, Groundzero, Chairman Meow, It Happened Because Of.., and of course, Angry Maushi, briefing the plot of each of these. Abhijit also showed some ‘before-after’ sketches … Read More


Latest cover of ‘Dark Nights: Metal’ is out… and it is spookier than ever!
4:30 pm PDT 07/08/2017 By Sachin Bhat

The highly awaited Batman crossover comic Dark Nights: Metal is almost upon us, and the excitement soared to greater heights when a new and more freakish poster was unveiled lately. Designed by Andy Kubert and John Romita, the latest poster shows Batman and Wonder Woman supposedly under threat by the humongous and abhorrent beast ‘Swamp Thing’, which gets its most horrific look till date. Though it’s a well known fact that this crossover will be the most badass in the history of … Read More


CRPF commandos immortalised as their epic stories turn into comic books
2:00 pm PDT 07/08/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

The grueling hardships in the lives of the soldiers are well documented. But now, one can see it for themselves through the eyes of the jawans as comic books chronicling the real-life stories of CRPF commandos is making its release. Whilst the likes of GI Joe and Commando entail the hot pursuit of a whole squadron of soldiers, Dheer Dharmendra and Bahadur Biresh bring to the fore the unknown tales of the two jawans in particular (of the same name) … Read More


The Flash to don a new costume in the upcoming season four
7:01 pm PDT 02/08/2017 By Sachin Bhat

The world’s fastest feet are getting ready to slalom past the towering skyscrapers of Central City once again as The Flash returns with its fourth season this October. Barry Allen, who supposedly embarks in yet another time travel as the trailers suggest, will inevitably return, but in a new costume. In a picture leaked online during a shoot, the lead Grant Gustin could be seen donning a new costume of The Flash, and it looks funkier than most of its … Read More


Indian Comic founders paint a nostalgic farewell: MS Paint to be ostracised from Windows 10
7:35 pm PDT 27/07/2017 By Sachin Bhat

The long enamored digital canvas once used to scribble down your ideas, the virtual platform to draw your train of imagination is nearing its end as Microsoft Paint is being banished to the history books. Tech giant Microsoft recently announced that the popular graphic program will be discontinued with the release of Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, triggering a cathartic reaction from all of its users (past and current). Started as a rudimental program with Windows 1.0 in November 1985, … Read More


Driving to the rescue: The top 7 superhero vehicles of all time
7:07 pm PDT 26/07/2017 By Sachin Bhat

For all the inhuman abilities that they possess, a few superheroes still need vehicles for transit. Whilst some can take to the air or run at a lightening fast speed, there some crusaders who have to drive their way to the scene. Or even to barge out of it. The vehicles that they ride aren’t like any other vehicles that you normally find moving on the streets. It is just as special as the superheroes themselves. The designs and features … Read More


First ever Comic Con India: Fandom Month to kick off on 1 August
6:00 pm PDT 26/07/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Gear up to celebrate the first ever Comic Con India: Fandom Month in India presented by Maruti Suzuki, which kicks off on 1 August, 2017. Fandom Month is a four-week long digital initiative to reach out to fans and talk about comics, movies, TV, gaming and more; with a mix of creator outreach to live events, digital contests, polls and geeky shopping offers. Fandom Month provides a taste of Comic Con’s bigger shows as we head into Comic Con season … Read More


Yali Dream Creations at full throttle; to launch Shamik Dasgupta’s three graphic novels this August
12:30 pm PDT 26/07/2017 By Anshita Bhatt

There are hectic times at Yali Dream Creations and the company is buzzing with activities as the founder and COO Asvin Srivatsangam, writer Shamik Dasgupta and the team gears up to launch three graphic novels. Dasgupta’s Rakshak series will see the release of its parts three (120 pages) and four (90 pages) this August, ending the series’ first season. Part three titled as Chronicles of Rakshak will have four stories, two of which will introduce new characters. “It deals about the world … Read More


‘Bangalore: A Graphic Novel’ unwinds the garden city with a kaleidoscope of stories
11:00 am PDT 26/07/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

After a successful Kindle debut, Syenagiri’s physical copy of Bangalore: A Graphic Novel will be hitting stores and Amazon shortly. Bangalore: A Graphic Novel is a part of Every City is a Story which is an initiative from Syenagiri, a graphic-novel studio involved in new and immersive methods of storytelling. Hyderabad: A Graphic Novel (2014) opened the Every City is a Story series and Bangalore is the follow-up with Goa slated for 2019. “We operated out of the assumption that … Read More