Artist John Paul Leon will be making a one-issue cameo appearance on the creative team of ANIMAL MAN, joining Jeff Lemire, Travel Foreman and Jeff Huet for issue #6. Since the series' debut in DC COMICS-THE NEW 52, references have been made to Buddy Baker¹s brief foray into the movie business and the sixth issue will finally reveal his starring role. Foreman will remain as artist for the issue's story elements, with Leon providing guest cinematography for the "film" itself. Check out the cover for ANIMAL MAN #6 right here on THE SOURCE.
The 23rd Annual Will Eisner Industry Awards (The Oscars of the Comic Industry) were presented last night a in a ceremony at the San Diego Comic-Con International. DC Entertainment is thrilled to claim the Eisner in several categories, which can be seen below. Best Limited Series Daytripper, by Fábio Moon and Gabriel Bá (Vertigo/DC) Best New Series American Vampire, by Scott Snyder, Stephen King, and Rafael Albuquerque (Vertigo/DC) Best Publication for Kids Tiny Titans, by Art Baltazar and Franco (DC) Best Graphic Album—Reprint Wednesday Comics, edited by Mark Chiarello (DC)
Plane ticket? Check. Hotel? Check. To-Do list? Enter The Source. Because, believe it or not, San Diego Comic-Con is only a few short weeks away, we think it'd be downright cruel for us to not tell you what we've got planned at the show on the DCU front. So, without further ado, here's our panel schedule: THURSDAY, JULY 23 11:45-12:45 Superman: Two Worlds Room 6DE 2:15-3:15 Spotlight on Geoff Johns Room 6DE 5:00-6:00 JSA: The Great Society Room 5AB FRIDAY, JULY 24