Meet Jon Bogdanove: Superman Artist

Slice Exclusive Report with legendary Jon Bogdanove (of Superman comic book fame) who explains his passion for his new "Strongman" project while signing autographs at Hypno Comics. Jon has teamed with Chris Faiella and his son Kal-El (awesome name, right?) to breathe life into Strongman. The character is based on research of real-life strongmen in… [Continue Reading]

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Bob Layton: Definitive Iron Man Artist

Another Slice of SciFi Exclusive Interview with Bob Layton, Legendary Comic Book Artist with a remarkable history and life experiences that include Iron Man, X-Men, The Champions and many more for DC Comics, Marvel and Valiant.

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Review: The Star Wars #1

What if, instead of the beloved film that made it to the screen, we got the Star Wars that Lucas originally envisioned?

Dark Horse's The Star Wars shows us what could have been.

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ElfQuest: Meet Wendy & Richard Pini

Slice's Exclusive Interview with ElfQuest creators Wendy and Richard Pini hosted by George Chase at Hypno Comics. For 35 years ElfQuest has entertained us, expanded our minds, and dazzled our eyes with brilliant, compelling artwork. Still recovering from Comic-Con, Wendy, Richard and George take time to reflect on ElfQuest's origins, the long story told, the business deals with publishers, breaking into the biz today, and Wendy has a brand new series to tell you about... and it's headed for Broadway! Living under a rock and not familiar with ElfQuest? Visit www.ElfQuest.com to come up to speed!

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It's Time

I realized that while it’s once again time to make a stand, I don’t actually have to defend anything.

The mere fact that these men are making women around the globe feel that we have to defend our right to write in whatever genres we want is the real crime. And it's both ironic and insulting.

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Meet Jon Bogdanove: Superman Artist

Slice Exclusive Report with legendary Jon Bogdanove (of Superman comic book fame) who explains his passion for his new "Strongman" project while signing autographs at Hypno Comics. Jon has teamed with Chris Faiella and his son Kal-El (awesome name, right?) to breathe life into Strongman. The character is based on research of real-life strongmen in […]

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Elric: The Ruby Throne Vol. 1

Watch this stunning new comic adaptation of the classic Elric of Melniboné novels by Michael Moorcock! The ancient island of Melniboné has been ruled by Elric, the albino emperor, for millennia. Reliant on magic and herbs for his strength and prolonged life, Elric's grip on Melniboné is crumbling, as his people slide into decadence. Now […]

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Marvel Rebooting Spider-Man Again

Just in time for the theatrical release of The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Marvel is rebooting the Spidey universe on the printed page.

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Review: Dead Body Road #1

Justin Jordan and Matteo Scalera give us a cool twist on a familiar concept.

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Bob Layton: Definitive Iron Man Artist

Another Slice of SciFi Exclusive Interview with Bob Layton, Legendary Comic Book Artist with a remarkable history and life experiences that include Iron Man, X-Men, The Champions and many more for DC Comics, Marvel and Valiant.

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"Firefly" Gets Second Season (In Comic Books)

It's taken over a decade but Browncoats will finally get their wish in January when the second season of Firefly debuts.

It won't be on TV.  Instead it will be on the pages of Dark Horse Comics.

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Superman Through The Years

Check out this short highlighting 75 years of the Man of Steel!

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The Dark Knight Returns Deluxe Edition is Out!

This seamless combination of the heralded two-part "Batman: The Dark Knight Returns" is accompanied on the Blu-ray Combo Pack by several new bonus features, including a 70-minute Frank Miller retrospective, an all-new filmmaker commentary, four exclusive collector cards with never-before-seen artwork, and all of the extra content originally found on the original Part 1 & 2 releases.

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Review: The Star Wars #2

The second issue of the much hyped series, The Star Wars hit the shelves of your local comics retailer recently. Continuing the story of George Lucas's first draft script for his 1977 blockbuster, the second issue of the Dark Horse series ups the ante. The Death Star has arrived and starts laying waste to General Skywalker's forces.

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Review: The Star Wars #1

What if, instead of the beloved film that made it to the screen, we got the Star Wars that Lucas originally envisioned?

Dark Horse's The Star Wars shows us what could have been.

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Review: Indestructible Hulk #12

The Hulk is smashing through the ages, making his first stop in the Wild West.

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ElfQuest: Meet Wendy & Richard Pini

Slice's Exclusive Interview with ElfQuest creators Wendy and Richard Pini hosted by George Chase at Hypno Comics. For 35 years ElfQuest has entertained us, expanded our minds, and dazzled our eyes with brilliant, compelling artwork. Still recovering from Comic-Con, Wendy, Richard and George take time to reflect on ElfQuest's origins, the long story told, the business deals with publishers, breaking into the biz today, and Wendy has a brand new series to tell you about... and it's headed for Broadway! Living under a rock and not familiar with ElfQuest? Visit www.ElfQuest.com to come up to speed!

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Review: Six-Gun Gorilla #2

I didn't think it could get any better, but spoiler alert: it does.

Review: Chronos Commandos: Dawn Patrol #1

Guns, dinosaurs, time travel, Albert Einstein and oh yeah, Nazis.

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Review: The Owl #1

More than just a Batman lookalike.

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Man of Steel or Man of Gold?

According to Ookla the Mok, "Superman never made any money"... well check out this infographic chronicling the financial success of Superman.

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Slice of SciFi Will Play on International Table Top Day

Last week, I got a sniff of something that smelled like a golden opportunity. It was that irresistible honey-baked aroma that often reeks of goodness emanating from Geek & Sundry.

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It's Comic Book Day #6: Craig Elliott

Today's episode features the multi-faceted story and career of visual development artist Craig Elliott, this year's Spectrum Award gold winner. (Spectrum is an annual yearbook and the Bible of the fantasy illustration world). Craig's extensive career and his thoughts on traditional vs. digital illustration will be the subject of today's episode.

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It's Comic Book Day #5: Michael Kaluta

Today's episode reveals the early background of Michael W. Kaluta, a world-renowned illustrator who was born in Guatemala to American parents, and tells an unexpected-but-fascinating and little-known story, er, history, about World War II. Michael also talks about his own history, including some of his best-known works, Starstruck and The Shadow.

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