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Freeze Frame 12/1/2017

From Batman Annual #2 by Lee Weeks & Elizabeth Breitweiser

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San Diego Comic Con News & Things 7/21/2017 Part Two

There is a flurry of announcements coming out San Diego Comic Con, this is some of the news that’s been revealed so far from the largest comics convention Continue reading San Diego Comic Con News & Things 7/21/2017 Part Two

Awesome Con 2017: Chatting with Greg Capullo

Awesome Con 2017 Greg Capullo

This weekend brings the return of Washington D.C.’s annual Awesome Con. This year’s guest list includes artist Greg Capullo, whose long career in the industry includes such high-profile properties as Spawn and Batman. His creator-owned work ranges from The Creech to Reborn. In advance of Awesome Con, I recently had an extended conversation with Capullo covering various aspects of his work, including his creative process for Batman, the importance of artistic collaboration and his experience working at Image during different phases of their history.

Thanks to Greg Capullo and Awesome Con for making this interview possible.

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Podcast Episode Thirty Five

image In this episode we talk about a lot of things. We talk about comic books like Batman, Demonic, Supergirl Rebirth, Black Widow & Thor. We talk about inherent comic book logic and how that can be a hurdle for new readers in reference to The Incal. We talk about the new Captain America statue in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY. We talk about Alex’s awful beer. We talk about the new Frank Ocean album’s and how that highlights the importance of inclusion and diverse voices. But mostly we talk about the terrible, terrible, terrible Spawn Kills Everyone. It is so terrible

Freeze Frame 8/19/2016

From The WIcked + The Divine #22 by Jamie McKelvie & Matt Wilson
From The WIcked + The Divine #22 by Jamie McKelvie & Matt Wilson

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Freeze Frame 7/8/2016

From Scarlet Witch #8 by Tula Lotay
From Scarlet Witch #8 by Tula Lotay

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Freeze Frame 5/20/2016

From Future Quest #1 by Steve Rude & Jordie Bellaire
From Future Quest #1 by Steve Rude & Jordie Bellaire

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Angela: An Angel’s Evolution

“Who can be anything forever?”

-Marguerite Bennett,

Angela: Queen of Hel #7

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Stephanie Hans

 

When Angela first appeared 23 years ago in the pages of Spawn #9, it was a rather unassuming debut. Guest written by Neil Gaiman with art by Todd McFarlane, it was pretty representative of Image in its early days. My younger Sandman obsessed self snatched it up only to shrug my shoulders at the whole thing. My older (still Sandman obsessed self) had a similar reaction when revisiting it. In spite of all this, the character has of late gone through a rather fascinating evolution. Later creators have been able to mold what was originally an embarrassing example of 90s excess into an endearing character.

 

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Freeze Frame 4/15/2016

From Rocket Raccoon & Groot #4 by Aaron Conley & Jean-Francois Beaulieu
From Rocket Raccoon & Groot #4 by Aaron Conley & Jean-Francois Beaulieu

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Freeze Frame 2/26/2016

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From Spawn #261 by Todd McFarlane, Erik Larsen & FCO Plascenia

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