ARCHIVE PAGE 76 - May 2010
Previous posts that appeared on the front page of comic book brain.com
Jim Aparo, 1975 Batman
Detective Comics 1975. See the entire page, enlarged, here.
Francavilla The Black Hood - Archie Comics
Scott McDaniel Joker
See larger - Joker Mug Shot from Batman Confidential #22
Frank Frazetta "White Indian"
Frank Frazetta: See enlarged page to White Indian, Magazine Enterprises, 1953.
Carl Barks Uncle Scrooge. Click to Enlarge
More Uncle Scrooge
Richard Corben Bloodstar
Richard Corben Bloodstar Graphic Novel. Click to Enlarge.
Charlie Brown has been sold
The Wall Street Journal has a story about the sale of the Peanuts comic strip property (which brings in as much as $2 billion USD some years in licensing):
"Snoopy has a new home.
Brand manager Iconix Brand Group Inc. is expected to announce Tuesday that it has acquired the Peanuts brand from E.W. Scripps Co. in partnership with the heirs of Charles Schulz, who created the comic strip featuring Snoopy and his owner, Charlie Brown.
Iconix and the Schulz family will pay about $175 million for the brand, with Iconix controlling an 80% share.
The deal includes the broader licensing business of the Scripps unit United Features Syndicate"
Actress Megan Fox to replace Rose McGowan on new film version of "Red Sonja"
The Comics Vine says the Transformers actress is stepping in for Rose McGowan. McGowan was already advertised in pre-publicity as R. E. Howard's fictional female swordmaster. The "Red Sonja" producing company, Millennium Films, is also in the midst of making a Conan "reboot."
Frazetta Museum center of Family Feud
April 25, 2010: Frazetta Feud "Officially over" Plus other updates
Moebius - Incal
Richard Nixon and Elvis
Richard Nixon and Elvis together at last Click to Enlarge.
Christopher Reeve Superman 3
Christopher Reeve in the wreckage of SUPERMAN III Click to Enlarge.
The film is a mess, but contains many interesting parts amid the carnage.
TATSUMI - Abandon the Old in Tokyo
Yoshihiro Tatsumi collection Abandon the Old in Tokyo Click to Enlarge.
Original Page May 2010 | Updated Feb 2014