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DC LAUNCHES FIRST-LOOK TRAILER FOR UPCOMING YOUNG ADULT GRAPHIC NOVEL HARLEY QUINN: BREAKING GLASS

Penned by Eisner Award-Winning Author Mariko Tamaki with Art by Fan-Favorite Artist Steve Pugh, The New Title will be Available on September 3Available for Pre-Order Now

“You wanna make change? You gotta be change!”

On September 3, the newest young adult graphic novel from DC’s Books for Young Readers Collection, HARLEY QUINN: BREAKING GLASS, will be available in comic and book stores nationwide. In anticipation of its upcoming release, DC today launched its trailer, giving fans a sneak peek of Harleen Quinzel and her family as they attempt to take down the Kane corporation. With themes around found family, gentrification and justice, the high-anticipated title is penned by Eisner Award and Caldecott Honor-winning author Mariko Tamaki (SUPERGIRL: BEING SUPER) and Eisner Award-nominated artist Steve Pugh (THE FLINTSTONES).



HARLEY QUINN: BREAKING GLASS is a coming-of-age story about choices, consequences, fairness, and progress and how a weird kid from Gotham's poorest part of town …

Sixth Doctor and Peri box set - currently due for release Aug 2020

Four new adventures featuring the Sixth Doctor and Peri Brown are coming in August 2020, set after the adventure “Trial of a Time Lord” and the Big Finish adventure “The Rani Elite”.Scott Handcock (producer/director) told us more: “Ever since the Sixth Doctor and Peri were reunited in The Widow’s Assassin back in 2014, listeners have wanted a continuation of their post-Trial of a Time Lord adventures together. And so now, to commemorate twenty years of Doctor Who at Big Finish, they’re getting a new collection of stories spanning the cosmos. We travel to nineteenth-century Africa, futuristic Earth colonies and a 1970s film studios plus we meet the ultimate Doctor/companion relationship counsellor in Sigmund Freud!”
1. The Headless Ones by James Parsons & Andrew Stirling-Brown When a distress call from an unknown source threatens to rip the TARDIS from the vortex, the Doctor and Peri arrive in nineteenth-century Africa hoping to find the cause of the disturbance. Instead, they meet a…

First Look at JIM HENSON’S THE DARK CRYSTAL: AGE OF RESISTANCE #1

The Official Tie-in Series to Netflix’s ‘The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance’ in September 2019 BOOM! Studios today revealed a first look at JIM HENSON’S THE DARK CRYSTAL: AGE OF RESISTANCE #1, the first issue in a new 12-issue comic book series, available in September 2019, introducing an explosive story leading up to the events of The Jim Henson Company’s new Netflix series The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance. Writer Nicole Andelfinger (Adventure Time) and artist Matias Basla (Sparrowhawk) delve into the secret history of the world of Thra and its inhabitants before the Age of Resistance.

Meet Maudra Vala of the Stonewood Clan, mother of young rebel Maudra Fara, and a Gelfling leader trying to save her people from complete destruction. The terrifying Arathim, giant spiders and the Gelfling’s sworn enemies, have swarmed the land, wreaking destruction and chaos everywhere between Gelfling clans and Arathim as they battle for dominance over the forests and caves of Thra. Maudra Vala s…

DC and Mattel Announce HE-MAN AND THE MASTERS OF THE MULTIVERSE

All-New Six-Issue Limited Series Debuts This November As announced at a recent panel during Power-Con in Anaheim, CA, DC and Mattel are teaming up once again to chronicle new adventures of Eternia’s greatest champion in HE-MAN AND THE MASTERS OF THE MULTIVERSE, a six-issue limited series debuting in November. Writer Tim Seeley, artists Dan Fraga and Richard Friend, along with cover artist Inhyuk Lee join forces to tell this tale of heroes making their last stand to protect their kingdoms against an impossible threat. In their desperation, they’re forced to risk their futures by reaching out to an unlikely and potentially dangerous ally. 

“The Masters of the Universe franchise continues with the all-new comic book series, He-Man and the Masters of the Multiverse,” said Rob David, VP of Mattel. “With multiple He-Mans working together from different dimensions to save the multiverse, this series created in partnership with the expert writers and illustrators from DC Comics will be sure t…

Twelfth Doctor Chronicles incoming in 2020!

Four new adventures from the era of Peter Capaldi’s Twelfth Doctor will be brought to life by Jacob Dudman, due for release from Big Finish in February 2020. The Doctor Chronicles bring the era of New Series Doctor Who to life, utilising the talents of actor and impressionist, Jacob Dudman. From the era of David Tennant’s Tenth Doctor, to Matt Smith’s Eleventh Doctor, we’ve marvelled at stories based on the works of Russell T Davies and Steven Moffat. But now we head to the Twelfth Doctor, originally played by Peter Capaldi.

There will be four stories in the first box set of The Twelfth Doctor Chronicles, set for release in February 2020. The first is entitled:

1.1. The Charge of the Night Brigade by David Llewellyn.
The Doctor finds himself in the Crimean War in 1855. There’s a strange sickness stalking the streets of Balaklava and it’s up to the Doctor and Mary Seacole to put a stop to it.

More details on the co-stars and other three adventures will be coming soon.

The new set…

The Next Generation of Lev Grossman's THE MAGICIANS Makes Their First Appearance in Brand New Series

Discover The New Class of Magicians From Series Creator Lev Grossman in November 2019  BOOM! Studios has announced THE MAGICIANS, an all-new original five-issue series in which New York Times bestselling series creator Lev Grossman returns with an all-new story in the world of The Magicians with award-winning writer Lilah Sturges (The Magicians: Alice’s Story) and rising star artist Pius Bak that features the first appearance of the next generation of heroes and villains, available in November 2019.

Long after Quentin and his friends have graduated from Brakebills, Dean Fogg welcomes a historic new group of students to the school – the first ever class of hedge magicians, rogue practitioners of unsanctioned magic, invited to enroll at Brakebills. But the traditional magicians aren’t too thrilled to have the rule-breaking outcasts in their hallowed halls, and tempers flare as the student bodies clash to prove their superiority – not realizing a new danger has emerged to threaten them a…

Your First Look at FIREFLY #9 From BOOM! Studios

Exclusive Look at the New Adventures of the Biggest Damn Heroes in the ‘Verse in September 2019 BOOM! Studios today unveiled a first look at FIREFLY #9 from New York Times best-selling writer Greg Pak (Star Wars, Ronin Island) and artist Dan McDaid (Judge Dredd), along with series creator & story consultant Joss Whedon (the visionary writer/director behind Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Marvel’s The Avengers and more) continue the iconic worldwide pop culture phenomenon’s sold-out return to comic books in partnership with 20th Century Fox. Available in stores September 2019.

The final showdown with bounty hunter Boss Moon starts here! With nowhere else to turn, and danger around every corner, Mal and the crew of Serenity must decide who’s the greater threat- their enemy Boss Moon or their other enemy, the Alliance?

FIREFLY #9 features a main cover by Lee Garbett (Skyward), along with variant covers by artists Joe Quinones (Dial H For Hero) and Will Sliney (Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge) an…

MARVEL REVEALS LIMITED-EDITION MARVEL COMICS #1000 VARIANT FOR D23 EXPO 2019

Get an exclusive first look at the Marvel Comics #1000 D23 Expo variant cover on D23.com! As the world continues to celebrate Marvel’s 80th anniversary this summer, Marvel revealed an exclusive new MARVEL COMICS #1000 D23 Expo variant cover to honor its birthday on August 31, featuring Mickey Mouse alongside Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, drawn by legendary artist Humberto Ramos with colors by Edgar Delgado!

Exclusively revealed on D23.com, the limited-edition variant cover will be given away at D23 Expo 2019 to attendees at the MARVEL COMICS: Marvel 80th Anniversary panel on Saturday, August 24, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. PT at Stage 28. During the panel, Marvel Editor-in-Chief C.B. Cebulski and Executive Editor Tom Brevoort will take fans through the amazing, incredible, and uncanny history of Marvel Comics, looking back at the history of the Marvel Universe and honoring the iconic characters and timeless stories that have inspired fans all around the world.

MARVEL COMICS #1000—a massive, oversiz…

J.J. ABRAMS, THE MODERN MASTER OF MYSTERY, MAKES HIS MARK ON MARVEL IN THE SPIDER-MAN #1 TRAILER!

J.J. Abrams takes the webbed wonder to new heights when he and his son Henry partner with legendary spider-artist Sara Pichelli for a Spider-Man story like you’ve never seen before! Cadaverous, a terrifying new villain, will force Spidey to make some of the hardest choices of his life. Can he protect MJ, Manhattan…or even himself? Check out this brand new trailer for SPIDER-MAN #1 featuring Executive Editor Nick Lowe and writers J.J. and Henry Abrams!



“Having these geniuses working together on Spider-Man, the greatest fictional character of all time, couldn’t be better,” Lowe exclaimed, a sentiment shared by the Abrams. “We knew [Sara Pichelli’s] stuff – she’s a genius,” J.J. added. “The fact that we got Sara to do this book was the luckiest gift of all time.”

Henry Abrams went on to shed more light on the creative team’s thinking behind the scenes. “Spider-Man in general has been one of the most interesting super hero characters to me – how when he gets stronger, his problems get bi…

THE INFECTION SPREADS WITH TWO MORE TALES FROM THE DARK MULTIVERSE COMING IN NOVEMBER

DC Landmark Events BLACKEST NIGHT, INFINITE CRISIS Are Next to Feel the Corruption

On-Sale Dates Also Include Reprints of BLACKEST NIGHT #1, INFINITE CRISIS #1 for $1

Born from the pages of the bestselling event DARK NIGHTS: METAL, the Dark Multiverse continues to play havoc with some of the most memorable events in DC’s comic book history as the publisher announced today two more additions to the TALES FROM THE DARK MULTIVERSE series of prestige format one-shots.

TALES FROM THE DARK MULTIVERSE: BLACKEST NIGHT #1
Writer Tim Seeley (NIGHTWING) and artist Kyle Hotz (SWAMP THINGS: ROOTS OF TERROR) team up with cover artist Lee Weeks (BATMAN) to retell the tale of the Green Lantern event that changed the DC Universe forever, only this time the Black Lanterns emerge triumphantly! Twenty-three days after the cataclysm, Sinestro, trapped between life and death as a White and a Black Lantern, emerges as the world’s last hope—the Limbo Lantern! In order to save the universe or end his life, he’…

MARVEL’S 80th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION CONTINUES THIS SUMMER!

With just weeks until Marvel kicks off its official birthday festivities, Marvel is excited to announce even more 80th anniversary celebrations with limited-time content with your favorite Marvel games; limited-time merchandise; and retailer events in honor of Marvel’s legacy!

Marvel announced plans to celebrate its birthday on August 31: the day Marvel Comics #1 gave the world its first look at the Marvel Universe. To celebrate the worldwide impact that followed, there will be activations and retailer events around the globe. Events include:

D23 Expo (August 23-25) – Taking place at the Anaheim Convention Center, attendees can shop, snap Marvel-themed photos with friends, and discover hidden surprises around every corner in the Marvel section of the “Uptown Disney” booth on the show floor. Don’t miss Marvel’s exciting lineup of film, television, animation, and comic book guest appearances, panels, stage events, and more!Marvel Comics #1000 Releases (August 28) – Soon to be available a…

Gerry Anderson’s Space: 1999 returns with new audio drama

Space: 1999, Gerry Anderson’s epic outer space TV series, is returning after 42 years in an exciting audio drama series from Big Finish Productions.Space: 1999 was originally launched in September 1975. It was lavish, it was expensive, it was thrilling, and it was packed with stunning effects and exotic alien worlds. It told the story of the inhabitants of Moonbase Alpha, forced to journey into the unknown when a freak nuclear accident blasts the Moon out of Earth’s orbit and into deep space. Martin Landau played Alpha’s leader Commander John Koenig, Barbara Bain was Dr Helena Russell and Barry Morse portrayed scientist Professor Victor Bergman.

These much-loved characters – and many others – are back this September in a brand-new series of audio dramas which will combine re-imagined versions of classic episodes together with all-new scripts.

After the Apollo missions of the 1960s and early 1970s, space exploration was very nearly abandoned as public pressure mounted for money to be co…

COMING SOON: POP! TOWN - HARRY POTTER

Hogwarts wouldn’t have been the same without Hagrid’s cozy hut filled with interesting food and even more questionable magical creatures. Bring home an iconic piece of the wizarding world with Pop! Town Hagrid’s hut complete with an adorable but cowardly Fang.

Coming Soon!

COMING SOON: POP! TOWN - BATMAN'S 80TH ANNIVERSARY

Add the Caped Crusader standing with the Hall of Justice to your collection!  It's coming soon from the good folks at Funko.

Marvel News: Kick Off the Symbiote Hunt with a limited-time Digital Director’s Cut of ABSOLUTE CARNAGE #1!

Buy Absolute Carnage #1 in the Marvel Comics App or Digital Comics Shop today and receive behind-the-scenes extras at no extra cost! After turning Venom's world upside down a year ago, Donny Cates (GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY) and Ryan Stegman (VENOM) are about to put the Sinister Symbiote through hell again, only this time CARNAGE has come calling, and everyone who's ever worn a symbiote is dead in his sights! He's skirted the periphery of the Marvel Universe for months, but Cletus Kasady at last stands poised to make his grand return to New York in a blistering triple-sized story... and he wants to paint the town red! And, for a limited time, you can get a behind-the-scenes look at Kasady’s manhunt!

Those who have preordered or purchased a digital copy of ABSOLUTE CARNAGE #1 before 8/20, 11:59 PM ET, will instead receive the DIRECTOR’S CUT edition of ABSOLUTE CARNAGE (2019-) #1!*

This exclusive content will feature a draft of #1’s script, pencil pages, inked pages, color page…

Doctor Who: The Target Storybook - fifteen all-new stories out 24th October

A brilliant new collection of spin-off stories from famous episodes throughout the history of Doctor Who – and a new format for the successful Target publishing range. Published in Hardback by BBC Books | 24th October 2019 | £16.99 | ISBN 9781785944741 In this exciting collection you’ll find all-new stories spinning off from some of your favourite Doctor Who moments across the history of the series. Learn what happened next, what went on before, and what occurred off-screen in an inventive selection of sequels, side-trips, foreshadowings and first-hand accounts – and also look forward in time, with a brand new adventure for the Thirteenth Doctor.

Each story expands in thrilling ways upon aspects of Doctor Who’s enduring legend. The book includes fifteen different stories, with contributions from show luminaries past and present – including Terrance Dicks, Colin Baker, Matthew Waterhouse, Mike Tucker, Joy Wilkinson, and Vinay Patel – and bestselling writers such as Jenny T. Colgan, Jac…

COMING SOON: POP! TV - THE OFFICE

Bring home your favorite colleagues from the hit sitcom The Office with Pop! Dwight dressed as an elf, Pop! Michael dressed as a classy Santa and Pop! Dwight as Belsnickel.




Exclusives include: Pop! 3 Hole Punch Jim for Funko Shop.


Pop! Prison Mike for Hot Topic.


Pop! Dwight as the Hay King for Walmart.


Pop! Goldenface Jim and Pop! Andy Bernard for Target.



Pop! Jim as Dwight for Box Lunch.


Coming Soon!