And then there were four — DC’s Round Robin tournament, where pitches from different creators face off in a fan vote on social media, is down to its final four competitors.
The four pitches moving on to the next round are:
- Constantine & The Demon: Vacation From Hell by Frank Allen and Nik Virella
- Suicide Squad: Dark by Zac Thompson and Garry Brown
- Green Lantern: Light at the End of Forever by Si Spurrier and Marco Santucci
- Superboy: The Man of Tomorrow by Kenny Porter and Jahnoy Lindsay
Voting for the next round will kick off next Tuesday. Here’s the updated brackets:
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Image will publish the crowdfunded comic in June.
Jonathan Luna’s latest one-shot, a tribute to 1990s Image Comics, has found a publisher — Image Comics.
Luna ran a Kickstarter campaign for The Phalanx last fall, raising more than $8,000 in the process. He described it as “my homage to 90s comics and the founding series of Image Comics,” calling out WildCATS, Youngblood and other titles that helped launch the publisher. And you can see even from the comic’s logo what he was going for.
“This era was a magical and formative time for me,” he said on the Kickstarter campaign page. “For many years, I’ve wanted to show my love, and I finally figured out how–this one-shot comic, The Phalanx. I want it to ooze ’90s comics’ in story, art and format, yet still contain my style and sensibilities. There will be tons of references, and I challenge you to find them!”
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