In the second installment of his two-part series on the state of comic book film adaptations, Mark Gallagher critiques their exploitation of fans’ good will, as will as the strain it places on media industry talent and trade coverage.
The departure of J. H. Williams III and W. Haden Blackman, the creative team behind Batwoman’s romance with Maggie Sawyer, results in scandal for DC and its fan community.
This post identifies a couple of key tensions that emerge in trying to reposition Islam as a global brand through marketing Islamic superheroes The 99 as global cultural commodities.
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Bryan Lee O’Malley’s indie comedy/action/romance series Scott Pilgrim has cultivated a rabid fanbase quick to shove the first book into the hands of any non-comics reader expressing even the vaguest interest in the medium. As they should. Because it’s glorious.
Ten (or more) media industry stories you might have missed recently.
The concept of “the season” simply doesn’t translate from TV to comic books.