Spy vs. Spy Art Competition at SCAD

One of the highlights of the “SCAD MAD MAD MAD Weekend,” hosted last weekend by the Southeastern Chapter of the National Cartoonists Society at the Savannah College of Art and Design, was a “Spy vs. Spy” competition organized by Anthony Fisher, Chairman of the school’s Sequential Arts Department.

Sneak peek at Neil Gaiman’s appearance on The Simpsons!

Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, Maggie and . . . Neil Gaiman?

That’s right. This Sunday, New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman will make a guest appearance as an animated version of himself on The Simpsons. Gaiman joins an elite list of literati to appear on the show including John Updike and Thomas Pynchon and comic book writers Dan Clowes, Alan Moore and Art Spiegelman. In the episode “The Book Job,” we’ll see some of Gaiman’s famous tomes including THE SANDMAN.

Sneak peek at Neil Gaiman’s appearance on The Simpsons!

Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, Maggie and . . . Neil Gaiman?

That’s right. This Sunday, New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman will make a guest appearance as an animated version of himself on The Simpsons. Gaiman joins an elite list of literati to appear on the show including John Updike and Thomas Pynchon and comic book writers Dan Clowes, Alan Moore and Art Spiegelman. In the episode “The Book Job,” we’ll see some of Gaiman’s famous tomes including THE SANDMAN.

Exclusive Preview of MY GREATEST ADVENTURE #2

Last month marked the release of MY GREATEST ADVENTURE, a six-issue anthology-style miniseries that chronicles the separate adventures of Robot Man, Garbage Man and the alien Tanga.

“Beauty and the Bat” by Aaron Lopresti and Matt Ryan, picks up in Gotham City, where Garbage Man had just made his return and was seeking out his old friend, The Reverend. But will a visit from Gotham’s protector, The Dark Knight, jeopardize Garbage Man’s journey of self-discovery?

Exclusive Preview of YOUNG JUSTICE #10

In 1968, an air force officer named Nathaniel Adams was convicted of the murder of General Lamar and died in prison. Now, with the case re-opened, it’ll be up to the Young Justice team to discover the truth behind Lamar’s murder and to clear Adams’ legacy. The only catch is that the real killer is targeting anyone involved in the case that might reveal what really happened … including the entire Young Justice team!

3 Things You Need to Know About GREEN LANTERN

Some have said that three is the magic number. If that’s the case, November should be a fascinating month. Here at THE SOURCE, we’ll spotlighting key third issues from DC COMICS-THE NEW 52 with an ongoing series of posts titled “3 Things You Didn’t Know About DC COMICS-THE NEW 52.” Expect the unexpected–in threes.

I can’t speak for the rest of DC Nation, but I continue to be reenergized by the direction of GREEN LANTERN.

THE REAL-WORLD SCIENCE BEHIND THE FLASH

The Flash is many things - the fastest man alive, a colorful protector of Central City, a hopeful hero in a world of shadow. But re-imagined as part of DC COMICS-THE NEW 52, The Flash is now also scientifically sound. Sure, there's a bit of comic book license taken, but co-writers Francis Manapul and Brian Buccallato are making an effort to root his science-fiction adventures firmly in scientific fact – and they are more than happy to talk about it.

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