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New available comics at Comic Odyssey and Comic Quest (April 8-11, 2009)

check the full listing below

info are from http://comic-odyssey.com and http://comicquest.blogspot.com/

Comic Odyssey
The following is a list of confirmed titles arriving at Comic Odyssey (Saturday – April 11, 2009)

ALL NEW SAVAGE SHE-HULK #1 (OF 4) (Dark Reign) – P220
AMAZON #2 (OF 3) – P195
BATMAN BATTLE FOR THE COWL #2 (OF 3) VARIANT COVER (1 in 10 copies) – P500
BPRD BLACK GODDESS #4 (OF 5) – P165     Continue reading


April 12, 2009 Posted by | comics | 1 Comment

10 page preview of Marvel’s Secret Invasion

I’m already getting crazy since last month about this upcoming Marvel comics new cross over and Its time to go back the old ways of playing hide and seek. Look for the unknown enemy in your own backyard! Oh boy, I’m sure I’ll hit the comic store next week for the first issue. Don’t miss this comics, penciled by Pinoy artist, Leinil Yu.

what are we expecting from this series? here are some of my 1 peso load points.
1. revelation of who are the skrulls disguising as our superhero characters.
2. infiltrating the Marvel universe, time frame will be revealed
3. Where in the world is Elektra and Blackbolt
4. Captain America alive?? or really dead
5. Tony Stark is a skrull! hahahaha
6. Who else is a skrull
7. Will the skrull make friends with the humans and pay a rental fee for staying on Earth?
8. How long is this series?!!!!! i just hope that it will last til November 2008.
9. ok I’ll shut up!, I’m a skrull!

read the preview by visit this link.

check out also below for a animated web episode feature on Secret Invasion.
and also a link for the Secret Invasions Prologue comic preview that shows some great clues on where to find Skrulled superheroes. This is a great lead to start speculating.

CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING 10 page preview of Marvel’s Secret Invasion

March 28, 2008 Posted by | comics, preview | | Leave a comment

New Dollar-Pesos rate for comic books

I received a breaking news from the Alamat Ml , and according to the newsletter of Comic Quest that the equivalent of US dollar is P50 pesos. Read below the email from Charles Tan.

———- Forwarded message ———-
From: “charlesatan” <charlesatan@yahoo.com>
To: comicquest@yahoogroups.com
Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2008 04:24:20 -0000
Subject: [comicquest] Comics Arriving on January 30, 2008
Breaking News!

Starting immediately, the Peso/Dollar rate for comics, trade paperbacks
and hard covers of Marvel, DC and other publishers will be 50 pesos to a

For Graphic Novels, Anime, Magazines and other items please inquire.

that’s for Comic Quest only, but will ask too if it applies to other comic book shops

January 29, 2008 Posted by | announcement, comics | | 1 Comment

Pinoy elements in Iron Man Annual 1

Comic Book Geek reported in his site about the appearances of some pinoy elements in some pages of the Iron Man Annual 1 comics, this is the best part when Filipino comic artists insert something in a comic page that promotes the Philippines. As a reader, I am happy that this one appeared. Its like a trend of inserting pinoy DNA into the comics

( A)Hurmm isn’t that a San Miguel logo? (B) Huh.. well that answers my question.. (C)P.Zamora, Cubao LoLz!

Iron Man Annual 1 penciled by Harvey Tolibao and colored by Edgar Tadeo

Read more here in Comic Book Geek Multiply- AROUND THE GEEKIVERSE 12.04.07

December 5, 2007 Posted by | comics | , , | Leave a comment

Win This: Heroes comic book!

from our friendly Fudge Magazine
originally posted at Win This: Heroes comic book!

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Some people have not had enough of their favorite heroes! And because we love the show as much as you do–and because C/S channel is quite generous this Christmas season–Fudge has a treat to all “Heroes” fanatics. Win one of 10 limited edition “Heroes” 2007 comic book, which comes in a collector’s hard plastic case.

This issue includes an interview with ‘Heroes” creator Tim Kring done by Eisner Award winning writer and “Heroes” Co-Executive Producer Jeph Loeb on the eve of shooting Episode#1 of the second season!

Fudge doesn’t believe in making you work too hard for anything, so to those who would love to get their hands on one of these comic books, the contest details are on page 50 of Fudge Magazine’s December issue, featuring alternate covers, Chicosci and Click Five. We promise, the mechanics are so freakin’ easy, you’d say we’re just lazy. But seriously, anyone who watches the series religiously will definitely get it.

Winners will be picked from among all the correct email “entries” and Fudge will be in touch with them through email and their other contact numbers. Oh, one catch: to claim the comic book, the winner must present a valid ID and his/her copy of Fudge magazine at the Fudge office (address in the mag, kids!). Winners will be announced in JANUARY 2008. Good luck!

Heroes Season 2 airs every Monday at 9pm on C/S Channel.
C/S Channel will soon be seen on RPN 9 on ALL cable systems nationwide beginning on December 17, 2007 (test broadcast)!
Contest only available in the Philippines

December 3, 2007 Posted by | comics, contest | , , | 1 Comment

Book of Dreams : The 2nd Philippine Graphic/Fiction Awards


Neil Gaiman and Fullybooked

Book of Dreams : The 2nd Philippine Graphic/Fiction Awards
and the Exclusive book launching of Expeditions, the compiled winning entries of the 1st Philippine Graphic/Fiction Awards

November 25, 2007
Fullybooked, Highstreet


November 18, 2007 Posted by | comics, contest, events, komiks | , | Leave a comment

Vampirella Quarterly

article grabbed from : Vampirella Quarterly: Fall out now!

// Filipino and Glass House Graphics artists Stephen Segovia, Jay David Ramos and Noah Salonga for Vampirella Quarterly

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“This is it! The battle over thirty years in the making: CHAOS vs. VAMPIRELLA! Is there any way Vampi can stop the mad god from ending the world? Whose shocking return may make all the difference? Will the Blood Red Queen have the last laugh? What is the final fate of Adam Van Helsing? It’s the shocking conclusion to one of the landmark tales in Vampirella’s history.

Written by Joshua Hale Fialkov, Harvey nominated writer of Elk’s Run, with spectacular art by rising star Stephen Segovia (Witchblade: Shades of Gray) and colors by Jay David Ramos (Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic).

PLUS: Archie Goodwin’s and Jose Gonzalez’s classic Vampi tale “Lurker in the Deep” is newly recolored and remastered by Glass House Graphics. Read one of the greatest Vampirella tales of all time as you’ve never seen it!

Covers by rising superstar Nicola Scott (Wonder Woman, Birds of Prey) and comics legend Joe Jusko! Deluxe Black and White Edition of the Scott cover and Deluxe Virgin Edition of the Jusko cover are also available. Each is limited to just 500 copies! Signed and Numbered version of the Jusko Virgin Edition, limited to just 100, is also available!”

Grab your copies now!

November 14, 2007 Posted by | comics | 1 Comment

How Filipino artists can make it big in comic book industry

Description:MANDALUYONG CITY, Philippines–Glass House Graphics CEO David Campiti talks about how budding artists can make it big in the comic book creation business. Glass House Graphics is credited for discovering world-renowned comic book talents such as Carlo Pagulayan, Bong Dazo, and Stephen Segovia, among others. Video taken by INQUIRER.net reporter Alex Villafania at SM Megamall on Oct. 27, 2007.

more at How Filipino artists can make it big in comic book industry

for info about David Campiti and Glass House Graphics
visit their website at http://www.glasshousegraphics.com

for other info, email me at azrael at glasshousegraphics dot com

November 12, 2007 Posted by | comics, coverage, events, komiks, videos | Leave a comment

Captain America is Back !

only for the US soldiers

In “The New Avengers: Spirit of America,” Captain America appears – sort of – for the first time since his death in March. The comic book will be available at AAFES stores around Nov. 10 and will be free for all service members and their family members.

one of the 5 books were done by Glass House Graphics artists Cliff Richards and Joe Pimentel


for info about Glass House Graphics.
visit their website at http://www.glasshousegraphics.com

November 12, 2007 Posted by | comics | Leave a comment