Sony Pictures Acquires Film Rights to Descender by Lemire & Nguyen

Sony Buys Film Rights to DESCENDER by Jeff Lemire & Dustin Nguyen

Descender #1

Sony Pictures has acquired the film rights to the upcoming Image comic book series Descender by creators Jeff Lemire & Dustin Nguyen. Josh Bratman is slated to be the producer and Lemire & Nguyen will be executive producers on the film.

Here’s an early look at Descender #1 by Lemire & Nguyen – coming March 4th, 2015 from Image Comics.

 

Press Release

Sony Pictures Entertainment announced today that it acquired the feature film rights to Descender, the forthcoming comic book series from New York Times bestselling author Jeff Lemire and New York Times bestselling comic artist Dustin Nguyen. Josh Bratman will produce the film with Lemire and Nguyen attached to executive produce. The first issue of the eagerly awaited series will be published by Image Comics on March 4, 2015.

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First Look: Descender #1 by Lemire & Nguyen (Image)

Your First Look at Descender #1 by Jeff Lemire & Dustin Nguyen (Image)

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Here’s your first look at a few pages from Descender #1, an epic space adventure by writer Jeff Lemire and artist Dustin Nguyen, on sale March 4th, 2015 from Image Comics.

 

DESCENDER #1

story: JEFF LEMIRE
art / cover: DUSTIN NGUYEN

MARCH 4 / 40 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99

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Preview: Uncanny X-Men Annual #1 by Bendis & Sorrentino

An Uncanny Journey Through Time & Space in UNCANNY X-MEN ANNUAL #1!

Uncanny X-Men Annual #1

Here’s a three page preview of Uncanny X-Men Annual #1 by writer Brian Michael Bendis and artist Andrea Sorrentino, on sale December 10th, 2014 from Marvel Comics.

 

Press Release

This December, spinning directly out of the pages of the blockbuster Uncanny X-Men, superstar writer Brian Michael Bendis teams with critically acclaimed artist Andrea Sorrentino for the oversized UNCANNY X-MEN ANNUAL #1 – the first in a two-part tale traversing time, space and the Marvel Universe!

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First Look: Guardians of the Galaxy #21 by Bendis & Schiti

“Planet of the Symbiotes” Begins in
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #21!

Guardians of the Galaxy #21

Your first look at Guardians of the Galaxy #21 by writer Brian Michael Bendis and artist Valerio Schiti, on sale November 19th, 2014 from Marvel Comics.

 

Press Release

This November, the Guardians of the Galaxy face their worst nightmare as the new “Planet of the Symbiotes” arc kicks off in GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #21!

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Rocket Raccoon & Groot Variants Invade Marvel in November

Build Up Your Variant Collection With Marvel ROCKET RACCOON & GROOT Variants!

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This November, Marvel Comics is featuring Rocket Raccoon & Groot variants on TWENTY different titles, depicting past classic Marvel covers by today’s top talent.

 

Press Release

The breakout comic book characters of the year are taking over the covers of your favorite Marvel titles this November! That’s right True Believer, ROCKET RACCOON & GROOT VARIANTS are coming, featuring some of the best and brightest talents in the industry!

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Preview of Thanos: A God Up There Is Listening #1

Sins of the Father Revealed – Your First Look at THANOS: A GOD UP THERE LISTENING #1!

Thanos: A God Up There Is Listening #1

 

Here’s your first look at Thanos: A God Up There Is Listening #1 by Rob Williams and Iban Coello, in print for the first time on October 8th, 2014 from Marvel Comics.

 

Press Release

In the aftermath of the universe shaking INFINITY event, Thane, Son of Thanos will rise. But will he be hero, or villain? Today, Marvel is proud to bring you a first look at THANOS: A GOD UP THERE LISTENING #1, representing the hit Infinite Comics series in print for the first time.

Shipping weekly in October, fan-favorite writer Rob Williams along with artists Paco Diaz, Iban Coello and Neil Edwards explore Thane’s tragic journey following the events of INFINITY.

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Image Comics Announces 12 Exciting New Projects For 2014/15

Image Comics made 12 earth-shattering announcements today

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Image Comics, not to be outdone by Dark Horse’s announcement, has announced 12 exciting new projects featuring some of the industry’s top creators slated for 2014 – 2015.

 

Press Release

For the first time ever, the eagerly-anticipated Image Expo—a showcase for exciting new projects and creators as they join the Image Comics team—went on-location to San Diego and kicked off San Diego Comic Con International’s preview night with a slew of exciting announcements.

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Revenge: The Secret of Emily Thorne OGN Coming in Sept 2014 from Marvel and ABC

MARVEL ENTERTAINMENT AND ABC STUDIOS ANNOUNCE ALL-NEW OGN, REVENGE: THE SECRET ORIGIN OF EMILY THORNE

Revenge: The Secret of Emily Thorne

The True Path to ‘Revenge’ finally revealed!

 

Marvel Entertainment and ABC Studios are releasing Revenge: The Secret of Emily Thorne, a 112 page hardcover original graphic novel inspired by ABC’s TV series Revenge, on September 3rd, 2014.

 

Press Release

Marvel Entertainment and ABC Studios are proud to announce REVENGE: THE SECRET ORIGIN OF EMILY THORNE, an all-new graphic novel inspired by ABC’s popular television series, “Revenge.” This 112-page hardcover hits comic shops and bookstores everywhere on September 3rd, 2014.

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Discussion of Batman: Li’l Gotham #1 (DC)

Discussion: Batman: Li’l Gotham #1

Now this is what comics should be about

Batman: Li'l Gotham

Writer: Dustin Nguyen, Derek Fridolfs
Pencils: Dustin Nguyen
Cover Art: Dustin Nguyen

Publisher: DC
Cover Date: 10/31
Cover Price: $ .99

I can’t really say I’ve got my finger on the pulse of the comics community. I try and keep up with THE news and such, but… you know. Things happen. Things like… Li’l Gotham (now that’s what we in the biz call a “segue”). This one almost got under my radar. Almost. And thank the maker it didn’t. Because, this is a great li’l (get it? “Li’L”?!?) book.

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