Alex Ross has long since established himself as the go to guy for photo real takes on superheroes, having done covers and interior art for both Marvel and DC over a span of decades.
Random House imprint Pantheon Books will be publishing a superhero-sized (304 pages) collection of Ross’ art from Marvel Comics – Marvelocity – The Marvel Comics Art of Alex Ross. The volume will also include a new ten-page story.
Edited by Chip Kidd and Geoff Spear – and with an introduction by J.J. Abrams – Marvelocity will be in stores on October 2nd.
Continue reading Pantheon Books Readying Alex Ross’ Marvelosity for Fall!
Ok people, I’m working hard for you! Do you appreciate it? No…. But I love you anyway. Do you know your Sontarans from your Silurians? What are the 40 best ways to defeat a Dalek? What are the galactic coordinates of Gallifrey? Test your knowledge of the last Time Lord and the worlds he’s visited in Who-ology, an unforgettable journey through 50 years of Doctor Who. Packed with facts, figures and stories from the show’s entire run, this unique tour of space and time takes you from Totters Lane to Trenzalore, taking in guides to UNIT call signs, details of the inner workings of sonic screwdrivers, and a reliability chart covering every element of the TARDIS.
The folks at BBC and Random House Books have given us 2 amazing Doctor Who Prize Packs to give away! This exclusive EM Doctor Who Prize pack includes three Doctor Who Books: The Amazing Who-ology encyclopedia of everything you ever wanted to know about Doctor Who (details here), Doctor Who: The Silent Stars Go By by Dan Abnett (from the 50th anniversary reprint collection- details here) and Doctor Who: Beautiful Chaos” by Gary Russell (also from the 50th anniversary reprint collection- details here). Read more about the books after the jump.
This contest will run until Monday, July 1. You have several ways to enter:
- Share this post with your friends on your various social networks
- Like our facebook page (I promise, sometime this summer I will spiff it up) at facebook.com/eclipsemagazine
- Follow us or retweet us on Twitter – twitter.com/eclipsemagazine
- Be lazy and simply send us an email saying you want it.
You get extra props if you do any of the combination of the above. Send your full name, address and in the subject Doctor Who Contest to firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for entry is Monday, July 1.
Continue reading Contest – Exclusive Doctor Who Pack!!!
Everywhere you look on the literary landscape you can see vampires, zombies, trolls and many other creatures of the paranormal persuasion. Well, except for the werewolf. Now, British author Glen Duncan has, for reasons unknown, decided that the world needs a werewolf novel. Duncan, deemed ‘one of Britain’s best young authors,’ by The Times Literary Supplement [London], does give The Last Werewolf’ literary flair, but he sticks to the age old conventions of the genre and pokes holes in them from within.
Continue reading The Last Werewolf – Extinction as an Exercise in Terror!