FONEBONE FRIDAY DEPT.
A KICK IN THE ASS-YLUM DEPT.
The relationship between the United States and Russia has been going downhill for some time. This week President Obama cancelled his upcoming meeting with Vladimir Putin after the Russian president granted political asylum to NSA leaker Edward Snowden. Could all this be a harbinger of a return to the dreaded Cold War? Or worse yet, the inspiration for a stupid movie…
Jeff Lemire [SWEET TOOTH, ANIMAL MAN, GREEN ARROW, TRINITY WAR] brings his talent to the new sci-fi love story TRILLIUM.
BLASTR gave us the exclusive first look inside the comic book, where we learn a bit about Nika and William and the reader decides which character’s story to begin with.
Lemire is not just the writer, he’s also the artist.
Yesterday, we told you a little bit about Shun the Untouchable, a character in KATANA who you can expect to see a lot more of in the coming months.
As you may remember that in KATANA #4, Shun’s foot was cut off by Mona Shard. It was Mona’s belief that by removing Shuns’ foot, she would also be preventing the stories tattooed on her from coming true. Clearly, this is not a ghost-girl you’d want to babysit.
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GOING THROUGH AN AWKWARD PHRASE DEPT.
Hey gang! It’s summertime, and the sunshine is beckoning! We keep very busy all year round here at DC Collectibles, but it’s important to take a break every now and then for some rest and rejuvenation. That’s why we’re letting our August collectibles take a short summer vacation. Looks like they’ve been making good use of it! Check out what they've been up to in the photos above.
Oh, and if you like what you see we suggest you take a break yourself…and visit our online store:
Welcome to What's New in The New 52 – where you, the fans, get a sneak peek at the stuff that crosses our desks. This little feature is a way to keep you all in the loop about what's new, different and exciting in The New 52 – whether it's a character design, cover, splash page or panel.
Readers of KATANA know that Shun the Untouchable’s tattoos reveal the history (and future!) of The Outsiders. Since the launch of the series, Katana has been paying Shun to learn about this elusive group. And as one might imagine, Shun’s backstory is as rich as it is complex.
LOONEY TUNES #214 is a triple-header of wacky duck adventure!
In “The Great Houducky,” a high-stakes tale of escape and adventure, Daffy crosses paths with legendary Harry Houdini and transforms himself into the Great Houducky! Taking the stage in chains and weights and locking himself in a towering box, it’s up to the Great Houducky to escape with all his feathers intact. Or will it be up to trusty sidekick Porky Pig to break him out in time?