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IDW

This small publisher puts out big stories with some of the biggest names in franchise media. From Star Wars to Transformers to little-known gems, IDW tells tales bigger than you can imagine.

Netflix’s October Faction Trailer Further Cements Its Horror Offerings

Netflix’s October Faction trailer showcases another original graphic novel adaptation that is deeply seated in the horror genre.

BY Shah Shahid January 11, 2020
IDWTV Shows
Netflix’s Locke And Key Trailer Is Eerily Haunting And Visually Stunning

The Locke And Key trailer is the clumination of journey of a graphic novel from movie to TV, before ending up with Netflix, where it belongs.

BY Shah Shahid January 8, 2020
IDWTV Shows
Smithsonian Institution Partners With IDW for Educational Graphic Novels

In an age of daily technological miracles, it can be difficult to get young people (or anyone, really) to do some old-fashioned reading. We like our information via video or in easily digestible writing for quick consumption. Yet, there is something about a comic book that still bursts through all of that. They are quicker […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 8, 2020
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The Most Important Graphic Novels of the Decade

While these are all Indie Comics, they carry another distinction that deserves its own list: Importance. However, before 2010, there were only a few notable graphic novels of importance, namely Maus, Persepolis, and Fun Home. But those books were important not just for their impact on the graphic novel and comic book industry, such as […]

BY Roman Colombo December 22, 2019
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Awesome Comics Coming Out in August 2019

We just experienced the hottest heatwave in American history, but the summer of 2019 is only half over and we still have August, the hottest month, to get through. You know what that means. It’s time to load up on comics and stay inside! Here are some comics coming out in August 2019 to look […]

BY Roman Colombo July 25, 2019
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SDCC: IDW Goes From the Crypts to the Cosmos

IDW is one of the big publishers, but not one of the BIG publishers (Image, DC, Marvel). They have a steadily increasing fanbase and found a niche in creating comics for other properties, from tv, video games, and film. And from their cascade of announcements at SDCC, IDW plans on becoming one of the BIG […]

BY Roman Colombo July 19, 2019
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Star Wars Adventures Comic Series Dives Into Untold Time In the Sequel Era

The Star Wars Adventures comic series will soon tell a tale set after the events of The Last Jedi, with Chewbacca fighting the First Order

BY Joshua M. Patton July 18, 2019
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Publisher IDW Announces the Mueller Report Graphic Novel

Unless you have blissfully been able to avoid all news for the past three years, you know what the Mueller Report is. Yet, the 400-plus-page result of a years-long investigation into foreign tampering in U.S. elections, presidential abuse of power, and obstruction of justice isn’t always the most riveting reading. So, IDW Publishing announced a […]

BY Joshua M. Patton June 24, 2019
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Adaptive Switch Controller Goes Viral After Dad Builds Set-Up for Daughter

I thought the collaboration between Nintendo and Microsoft as of late provided a great dialogue on the power of gaming. Instead of fighting with one another over sales, both companies focused on bringing together their fan bases. Well, as it turns out, the company’s efforts helped to make something incredibly inspiring and innovative possible. This […]

BY Taylor Bauer January 21, 2020
Marvel’s Avengers Game Delayed, Second Delay for Square Enix in 2020

Here we are, just weeks in 2020, and another major game is pushed back to the second half of the year. News of the Marvel’s Avengers game delayed isn’t necessarily surprising. In a lot of ways, the move to delay a game to improve its final product is all but routine. Not to mention, a […]

BY Taylor Bauer January 20, 2020
Why Is Cyberpunk 2077 Delayed?: Details on the Biggest Game of 2020

BeingThere are a lot of weird things that happen during the end of a console cycle. For one, developers and publishers start to work on games for the unreleased, future consoles. Usually, that means the current generation consoles sort of get left in limbo. It’s a weird period of time, but one thing left gamers […]

BY Taylor Bauer January 19, 2020
Left 4 Dead 3 Rumors Ended in Valve Statement

It’s funny to think about the state of gaming rumors today. On the one hand, it’s wonderful having so many people looking into the latest news in gaming. Of course, this is going to come with a number of false rumors and unfounded speculations. Here at Comic Years, we try very hard to not report […]

BY Taylor Bauer January 18, 2020

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New Project xCloud Games Hit Microsoft Service

Project xCloud is Microsoft’s approach to the game streaming wars. With Xbox titles like Gears of War 5 and Sea of Thieves playable from Android devices, the service is likely a huge part of the company’s future. Right now, the service is in a preview state. Players who want to try the experience can sign […]

BY Taylor Bauer January 22, 2020
Disney+ Releases Final Season Trailer for The Clone Wars Promises Epic Ending to Beloved Series

Over the next two weeks, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker will end its theatrical run. This means that, once again, it’s possible we will never see a Skywalker on the big screen again. However, such is not the case for the small screen. Disney+ debuted a new trailer for the final season of The […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 22, 2020
DC’s Legends of Tomorrow Season 5 Premiere Shows the Crisis Didn’t Change Much

Technically, the last hour of the Crisis On Infinite Earths finale was the season 5 premiere for DC’s Legends of Tomorrow. (If the giant walking Beebo wasn’t a clue.) However, the spiritual season 5 premiere of Legends of Tomorrow was Tuesday’s episode “Meet the Legends.” In the Legends of Tomorrow season 4 finale, the entire […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 22, 2020
Green Arrow and the Canaries Backdoor Pilot Highlights the Future of the Arrowverse

The penultimate episode of Arrow should have been titled “Livin’ in the Future,” in keeping with tradition. The second-to-last episode of each season bore a title drawn from a Bruce Springsteen song. Of course, this episode is actually titled Green Arrow and the Canaries because it serves as the backdoor pilot for the new Arrow […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 22, 2020