Author Archives: Pop-Culture Spectrum

Fellow Traveller’s LudoNarraCon 2022 features Lucas Pope, Hannah Nicklin, and Daniel Mullins

The digital narrative games festival returns for its fourth year from May 5th – 9th with panels from leading and emerging developers, 42 exhibiting games, and a massive story-rich games sale April 26, 2022 – Today indie games publisher Fellow Traveller announced their … Continue reading

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Say “En Garde” to the Next Installment of C.S. Pacat & Johanna the Mad’s FENCE

Discover Brand New Drama, Action, and Romance in the GLAAD Award-Nominated Series in August 2022  LOS ANGELES, CA (April 26, 2022) – BOOM! Studios is proud to announce a new original graphic novel, FENCE: RISE, from the GLAAD Award-nominated series and best-selling … Continue reading

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Jamie Raskin to Keynote the ‘Libraries Are Essential’ Program at the 2022 U.S. Book Show

– Congressman Raskin to Address Librarians and Publishers at Trade Book Show   – NEW YORK—April 26, 2022—U.S. Representative Jamie Raskin (MD-08) will deliver the closing keynote at the Libraries Are Essential program on day one of the 2022 U.S. Book Show. More … Continue reading

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Eisner-Nominated Writer/Artist Ibrahim Moustafa’s RETROACTIVE Follows A “Temporal Agent” Trapped in an Inescapable Time Loop

RETROACTIVE is the Second of a Three-Book Deal with Iconic Publisher Humanoids  (April 25, 2022) Humanoids, the Los Angeles-based publisher of some of the world’s most iconic and groundbreaking science fiction and fantasy graphic novels, will publish Eisner-nominated writer/artist Ibrahim … Continue reading

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Daedalic Entertainment Celebrates Its 15th Anniversary With Three Brand New Releases and Updates to Multiple Hit Titles

The entire portfolio, including new titles, is discounted during sale events on Steam and the Nintendo store Hamburg, Germany, April 21st, 2022 – Daedalic Entertainment, Germany’s most decorated studio and publisher, is celebrating its 15th anniversary this week with a number … Continue reading

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Loïc Locatelli-Kournwsky Announces New Original Series FLAVOR GIRLS from BOOM! Studios

Discover a Brand New Series About Magical Guardians Defending Mother Earth in July 2022 LOS ANGELES, CA (April 19, 2022) – BOOM! Studios today announced FLAVOR GIRLS, a brand new comic book series from highly acclaimed illustrator and cartoonist Loïc Locatelli-Kournwsky (Persephone), … Continue reading

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John Grisham and Celeste Ng to Speak at U.S. Book Show

– U.S. Book Show Eyes Hot Fall Books, Targets Censorship, Invites Librarians and Booksellers to Attend Free of Charge – NEW YORK—April 12, 2022—Bestselling authors John Grisham and Celeste Ng will speak at the U.S. Book Show, the trade show … Continue reading

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I HATE THIS TRAILER: IMAGE/SKYBOUND DEBUT NEW TRAILER FOR UPCOMING HORROR SERIES I HATE THIS PLACE  

The Hotly Anticipated New Comic from Kyle Starks, Artyom Topilin and Lee Loughridge Launches May 18 “I Hate This Place is everything you want in a comic, and it should come with a neck brace as it shifts from crime, horror … Continue reading

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NICKELODEON ORDERS HEXVET, BRAND-NEW ANIMATED PRESCHOOL SERIES BASED ON BOOM! STUDIOS GRAPHIC NOVELS

Paramount Consumer Products to Lead Licensing Worldwide for HexVet Property  BURBANK, Calif.–March 24, 2022 – Nickelodeon is bringing the magical world of Willows Whisper to life with the greenlight of HexVet, a brand-new animated preschool series based on the eponymous BOOM! Studios … Continue reading

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Netflix to Develop Film Adaptation of “Irredeemable” and “Incorruptible” Graphic Novel Series; Jeymes Samuel Set to Direct

LOS ANGELES, CA (March 17, 2022) – BAFTA Film Award winner Jeymes Samuel (The Harder They Fall) is set to direct a film adaptation of the Boom! Studios graphic novel series Irredeemable and its spin-off Incorruptible for Netflix. Academy Award nominated Kemp Powers (writer of One Night … Continue reading

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