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Nightwing director Chris McKay announces casting call

posted Nov 22, 2017, 9:14 PM by Vu Nguyen



NIGHTWING (Film) (2019)
Warner Brothers
Chris McKay‏ @buddboetticher writes:

There will be an open casting call but that is like Vegas odds for sure. Don’t leave your career up to chance. Believe in yourself. Bet on yourself. Get an agent or a manager. ...

Have an agent or manager submit your work. To the studio. An agent or manager protects you and also is an endorsement of your character. It means you take yourself and your career seriously... and so does someone else.

Photo of Crisis with Japanese Obi Strip

posted Nov 22, 2017, 6:26 PM by Vu Nguyen

From instagram.com, thanks to Ilke


クライシス・オン・インフィニット・アース (Crisis) (Japan) (Apr 2015)
Village Books
Translation:

aoisora_7 writes: Crisis on Infinite Earths

A crossover epic commemoration of the 50th anniversary of DC Comics, which was developed from 1985 to 1986.
After 30 years, Japanese translation book was published in 2015 ... Next month I will say that a Japanese translation version of "Infinite Crisis" will come out and I will read it again a bit.

Also, since the title of the crossover episode of this upcoming DC Arrow is "Crisis on Earth-X", I am worrying about that Crisis as well.

By the way, George Perez (writer) and Mr. Wolfman (writer) who are the authors of this book are also the parents of Cyborg that also appears in the movie "Justice League"

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aoisora_7 writes:

『クライシス・オン・インフィニット・アース』 1985~86年にかけて展開された、DCコミックス創立50周年記念のクロスオーバー大作。 30年の時を経て、2015年に邦訳本が刊行されました👏 来月に「インフィニット・クライシス」の邦訳版が出るとのことで、改めてちょっとずつ読み直しています。 あと、今度のDCドラマのクロスオーバー・エピソードのタイトルも『Crisis on Earth-X』なので、そちらのクライシスも気になってそわそわしています😅 ちなみに、本書の著者であるジョージ・ペレスさん(ライター)とマーブ・ウルフマンさん(ペンシラー)は、映画『ジャスティス・リーグ』にも登場するサイボーグの生みの親でもあります✨

Update (11/22/2017)

posted Nov 22, 2017, 6:18 PM by Vu Nguyen


SUPERMAN (Nov 2017)
art by George Pérez
from Eric Peters

LEGEND OF THE RED REAPER (UK) (DVD) (2014)
Reel Heroine LLC

THE MIGHTY CRUSADERS #3 (Phil Jimenez Cover) (14 Feb 2018)
Dark Circle Comics

Photo of George Perez at SmashCon 9

posted Nov 19, 2017, 10:14 AM by Vu Nguyen

Pookie Gall‎ writes:


SMASHCON 9 (18 Nov 2017)
Sanford, Florida
As most of you know today was local comic shop day (November 18, 2017) and it was also the 9th anniversary of Smash Comics and Games in Sanford Florida.  SmashCon 9 as it's actually known.

Among the events and festivities that happened was an appearance by newly inducted Hall of Famer George Perez.  Earlier this year, George had a heart attack and, for now, has had to stop doing conventions until his doctor has cleared him... but he was able to make an appearance today and signed autographs and posed for pictures.

He has lost some weight and joked about having to buy some new clothes because nothing fits him now.  He had a very good day and was glad he could come out and help support the store.

Wonder Woman: Ambassador of Truth

posted Nov 19, 2017, 9:46 AM by Vu Nguyen

From Vu


WONDER WOMAN: AMBASSADOR OF TRUTH (Hardcover) (24 Oct 2017)
Harper Design
The Wonder Woman: Ambassador of Truth Hardcover Book by Signe Bergstrom, which came out last month, features some George Perez's art, as uploaded by Amazon. Thanks to Ilke.


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A gorgeous, authorized celebration of one of the most popular and enduring Super Heroes of all time—Wonder Woman—that chronicles the life and times of this pop-culture phenomenon and image of women’s strength and power, from her origins and role as a founding member of the Justice League to her evolution in television and film.

"As lovely as Aphrodite—as wise as Athena—with the speed of Mercury and the strength of Hercules—she is known only as Wonder Woman, but who she is, or whence she came, nobody knows!"—All-Star Comics #8 (December 1941-January 1942)

Created by William Moulton Marston and introduced at the beginning of America’s involvement in World War II, Wonder Woman—the fierce warrior and diplomat armed with bulletproof Bracelets of Victory, a golden tiara, and a Lasso of Truth—has been a pop-culture icon and one of the most enduring symbols of feminism for more than seventy-five years. Wonder Woman: Ambassador of Truth now tells the complete illustrated story of this iconic character’s creative journey. Signe Bergstrom examines Wonder Woman’s diverse media representations from her wartime comic book origins to today’s feature films, and explores the impact she has had on women’s rights and empowerment and the fight for peace, justice, and equality across the globe.

Wonder Woman: Ambassador of Truth brings together a breathtaking collage of images—from the DC comic books, the 1970s-era television show starring Lynda Carter, her numerous animated appearances, the June 2017 Wonder Woman feature film called "the best DC universe film yet", and the November 2017 film Justice League. Fully authorized by Warner Bros. Consumer Products, this lush full-color compendium features inserts and exclusive interactives, and illuminating interviews and anecdotes from key artists, writers, and personalities involved in bringing Wonder Woman to life across the years.

WONDER WOMAN and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and © DC Comics. (s17)

Cyborg Nano Metalfigs

posted Nov 18, 2017, 6:31 PM by Vu Nguyen

From Vu

I saw these Metal Die Cast "Nano Metafigs" at Target and Walmart for $1 each. One of the DC figures is Cyborg, by itself, or in the 5-Pack, 10-Pack, or 20-Pack (priced at $5, $10, and $20, respectively). 

If you get the packs, they include exclusive figurines/re-paints, so it might be worth it if you're planning on collecting these.  I think $1 is a great price for per figurine, but if you're like me, you just want to own your own Justice League or Avengers, so you'll spending at least $10 to make your team. 

Some figures are more popular or harder to find, so you might have a little trouble finding Cyborg by himself.

Additional details at metalsdiecast.com




Gillette Teams Up With Justice League

posted Nov 18, 2017, 6:07 PM by Vu Nguyen

From Vu


JUSTICE LEAGUE (Film) (17 Nov 2017)
Warner Brothers
It's Justice League Day today (November 18, 2017). Did you guys get a chance to see the blockbuster film?  We've already seen it, it's a lot of fun.

Anyway, I've already mentioned that you can now pick up the various Justice League / Gillette Gift Packs at your local retailers (see pricing and details below), but I finally got my hands on the actual physical items to play around with.  The promotion is for Gillette's "The Best a Super Hero Can Get" (based on their slogan "The Best a Man Can Get").

These gift packs are a good deal, considering that buying a Gillette Fusion5 razor is $14.99 by itself (I just checked at my local Target today, they are on sale for $12.99 this week).  These gift packs are only $10* and comes with bonus shaving gels and extra cartridges.  They make a great gift for any Justice League fans.  If you're buying for yourself, these gift packs are a great way to try out on these deluxe razor blades for an affordable price.  It's definitely an upgrade if you're currently using disposable razors. 

The big differences between the Gillette Mach3 vs the Fusion5, I've noticed is that Mach3 only shifts up & down, while the Fusion5 does up & down and left & right - making the Fusion5 a superior product to glide over any bumpy facial surface.  As for electric shaver vs the a five blade razor Gillette razor, the blades cuts much closer and cuts more hair.  You'll feel much smoother with a real razor blade.

For promotion, Gillette has also produced a limited number of custom Justice League razor handles for store displays or promotional giveaways.  These handles are 3D-printed and really aren't meant for practical shaving - but they sure do look cool in the display box.

That's not all, they've also help produced the Justice League VR: Gillette Edition (which is the same as the Justice League VR: Join the League), a free virtual reality game for the iPhone or Android devices.  If you are using Android, you must also download Google Cardboard, as it access the VR technology in the Cardboard application.  To help promote the VR game, Gillette has also sent out these fold-able custom cool Justice League Cardboard (made of a hardened plastic material).  While the Cardboard looks very cool, it also feels very fragile against the weight of a big phone.  I recommend using your own VR headset if you have one.

* The two exceptions are the Batman & Wonder Woman packages are sold for $15, but comes with extra body wash and shaving gels.

 Gillette's limited edition “Justice League” inspired gift packs details:
  • Justice LeagueTM The Flash TM Sensor3 Sensitive Special Edition Gift Pack
    • 8 Gillette Sensor3 Disposable razors, 1 Gillette Series Sensitive Shave Gel | MSRP: $9.99
  • Justice LeagueTM Aquaman TM Fusion5TM Special Edition Gift Pack
    • 1 Gillette Fusion5 razor, 3 razor cartridges, 1 Fusion Hydra Gel Hydra Smooth Shave Gel | MSRP: $9.99
  • Justice LeagueTM Cyborg TM MACH3® Turbo Special Edition Gift Pack
    • 1 Gillette MACH3 razor, 4 razor cartridges, 1 Gillette Series Sensitive Shave Gel | MSRP: $9.99
  • Justice LeagueTM Superman TM ProShield ChillTM Special Edition Gift Pack
    • 1 Gillette Fusion5 ProShield Chill razor, 2 razor cartridges, 1 ProGlide 2-in-1 Shave Gel,| MSRP: $9.99
  • Justice LeagueTM Batman TM Regimen Special Edition Gift Pack
    • 1 Gillette Fusion5 ProShield razor, 2 razor cartridges, 1 ProGlide 2-in-1 Shave Gel, 1 Hydrator Body Wash, 1 Gillette Clear Gel Antiperspirant/Deodorant | MSRP: $14.99
  • Justice LeagueTM Wonder Woman TM Venus Swirl Special Edition Gift Pack
    • 1 Venus Swirl razor, 2 razor cartridges, 1 Gillette Venus with Olay UltraMoisture – Violet Swirl Shave Gel, 1 Olay Soothing Body Wash | MSRP: $14.99

The Darkman Ultimate Edition front and back cover

posted Nov 17, 2017, 8:09 PM by Vu Nguyen

From Vu


DARKMAN ULTIMATE EDITION (Blu-ray and Comics Box Set) (France) (Nov 2017)
L'atelier d'images
The Darkman Ultimate Edition (Darkman Edition Ultime [Blu-ray] [Édition Ultime]) French edition, thanks to the successfully crowd funded via Kiss Kiss Bank Bank (similar to Kickstarter), has been manufactured and produced. The trilogy came out November 7th, 2017.  

amazon.fr has the front and back cover.



George Perez's art in Heroes Convention 1984 Program Book

posted Nov 17, 2017, 3:13 PM by Vu Nguyen

From comics.ha.com


HEROES COMIC CONVENTION 1984 (30 Jun - 01 Jul 1984)
Charlotte, North Carolina
Heroes Con 1984 Program Signed by Stan Lee, George Perez, Dave Sim, and More (1984).

Eight-page program from the 1984 Heroes Convention in Charlotte, NC, one of the largest and best-known comic cons in the country. This program has been personally autographed by Stan Lee, George Perez, Dave Sim, Bo and Scott Hampton, Sam Grainger, Jimmy Lyle, and Jackson "Butch" Guice. Minor staple rust and very minor spine stress, this is in Excellent condition overall.


George Perez and Marv Wolfman thanked in Justice League's credits

posted Nov 17, 2017, 11:35 AM by Vu Nguyen

From bleedingcool.com, thanks to John


TALES OF THE TEEN TITANS: CYBORG #1 (of 4) (Jun 1982)
DC Comics
Big credits to Bob Kane with Bill Finger, Joe Shuster and Jerry Siegel, and William Moulton Marston for the Trinity, as well as Gardner Fox for the Flash, and for Justice Society of America,  the first superhero team in comics, reviving it decades later as the Justice League of America, and Jack Kirby gets a solo separate credit specifically named for The Fourth World. Geoff Johns gets credited elsewhere for his DC Films role.

But there also is a list of other creators who get a specific thanks.

  • John Broome
  • Carmine Infantino
  • Robert Kanigher
  • Harry Lampert
  • Jim Lee
  • Shawn Martinbrough
  • Jack Miller
  • Grant Morrison
  • Paul Norris
  • George Perez
  • Howard Porter
  • James Robinson
  • Greg Rucka
  • Nicola Scott
  • Curt Swan
  • Ethan Van Sciver
  • Len Wein
  • Mort Weisinger
  • Marv Wolfman
  •  And the “special arrangement with The Jerry Siegel Family”

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