In this issue, prepare for Oz Comic-con! Plus, a legend leaves Green Lantern, and Marvel sends us to Infinity and beyond…for free! DC cancels more, and more Arkham Asylum on the way. THEN Guardians of the Galaxy casting, and a whole mess of TV news from The Walking Dead, Arrow and S.H.I.E.L.D. PLUS our kick-ass pick of the week, The Underwater Welder by Jeff Lemire.
Our next reading assignment: The New Deadwardians by Dan Abnett and I.N.J. Culbard (DC/Vertigo).
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Vintage Clip of the Week
The Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure (1967) – “The Menace of the Black Manta”
Oz Comic-Con announcement
Geoff Johns leaves Green Lantern!
Marvel launches Infinity with FCBD
Hello Kitty debuts as a comic book
New Batman: Arkham game due in 2013?
Chris Pratt is Peter Quill in Guardians of the Galaxy
..and Jason Momoa is Drax?
Tested, but not offered: https://twitter.com/Borys_Kit/status/302509864222076928
Peter Dinklage joins X-Men: Days of Future Past
Arrow renewed for a second season
The Walking Dead mid-season return sees over 12 million viewers
Production wraps on S.H.I.E.L.D
David McVay is Hank Scorpio
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