Around the Tubes
It’s new comic book day and there looks to be quite a few solid ones being released today. What’s everyone getting? While you wait for your local comic book shop to open, here’s the news you might have missed.
Around the Blogs:
Daily News & Analysis – Comic books have to keep pace with the times: Aalok Joshi – A short article but interesting insight into the Indian comic book scene.
Robot 6 – Check DC wrote in 1938 for rights to Superman goes up for auction – A neat bit of history. I have no idea what this’ll go for.
Ahram Online – US publisher to issue Egyptian graphic novel banned under Mubarak – Great to see this comic being released.
Kotaku – Batman: Arkham City Shipped 4.6 Million Copies in Its First Week – That’s an impressive number. I’m going to go out on a limb and say a good chunk of that has sold too.
Kotaku – Is Harley Quinn Arkham City’s Most Subversive Character? – Kind of makes me want to play the game more and more appreciative of the character in comic books too.
Graphic Novel Reporter – After NYCC: Lance Fensterman Talks About the Con
Around the Tubes Reviews:
Bleeding Cool – The Incredible Hulk #1
MTV Geek – Wolverine & the X-Men #1