After our coverage of Marvel Comics' announcement of Marvel #1000's infinite amount of creators, comicspit had an EXXXCLUSIVE chance to sit down with the designer of the Marvel #1000 announcement ads. Tim Midura: Can you introduce yourself? Tony Perlmutter: Well, my name is Tony Perlmutter. You may know my dad. He got me this gig … Continue reading An EXXXCLUSIVE Interview With The Guy Who Designed The Marvel #1000 Ads
In the rare case of government censorship actually being a good thing, it appears that the South African government has spared its citizens from having to read anything by comics journalist Rich Johnston by blocking access to Bleeding Cool. Co-creator of Stray and exclusive Marvel Comics artist Sean Izaakse took to Twitter to ask why … Continue reading South African Government Spares Citizens From Being Exposed To Rich Johnston
In the first Biz Whiz installment, our very own gonzo journalist Ali Jaffrey The Hunk answers the questions you weren't asking. Did Garth Ennis go to prom? If he did, did he go with anyone?What's happening with Brian Wood?Did Frank Miller write the Ninja Turtles? https://videopress.com/v/h9SkIn9h
Must be a slow news day when other sites start making up Top Ten listicles. To show we're not petty, here's a Top Ten listicle of future Top Ten articles Heidi MacDonald can use next time The Beat wants to step on toes. Top Ten Best Comics Of All Time Which All Happen To Be … Continue reading 10 Totally Completely Real Comics Beat Articles We Just Made Up On The Spot
In surprise breaking news, the entire comics industry has united under a single banner: The Comics Creator Union. It's unprecedented that every single publisher will now have to report to a union which will actually take care of their talent, giving them collective bargaining rights, higher wages, better benefits, and more. Creators currently work as … Continue reading Did Comics Get Its First Union?
DC Comics recently announced DCeased, a six-issue series where people are turned into violent zombies after looking at a screen, which includes cell phones, laptops, and monitors. The series, launching May 1, will be written by Tom Taylor, with art by Trevor Hairsine, Stefan Gaudiano, James Harren, and Rain Beredo, because it's not DC unless … Continue reading Top Ten Events DC Can Do Following DCeased