Comics On Radar: AUG 26, 2017

Grant Morrison, Scott Snyder, and Jeff Lemire come to the screen, more Defenders, Marvel’s Young Animals(?) all made this week’s Comics On Radar.

Comics On Radar

Welcome to Comics on Radar, where I summarize the comics-related items that caught my on the interwebs over the past week. And now…

Comics on Radar: AUG 26, 2017

NOT Movies and TV Dept.

Shade the Changing Girl #11 coverSince so much of what turned my head this week had to do with what’s on a screen, let’s start things more-tangible:

And now on to the shows…

A.D. After Death Deluxe HC coverA.D. After Death Dept.

So evidently Scott Snyder and Jeff Lemire’s 3-issue series A.D. After Death got optioned over at Sony. I had no idea, until I saw that Sony’s A.D. AFTER DEATH Finds Director/Writer over at Newsarama.

There’s to timeline set, but this will be the third comic-adaption by the lucky individual who got the job!

Grant Morrison’s TV Premiere Dept.

Grant Morrison's HappyNewsarama also reports the SyFy channel has announced the HAPPY! Season One Premiere Date. I was momentarily away from comics when this mini came out, so if SyFy feels compelled to tell the tale of an ex-cop who meets an imaginary blue horse named Happy – then I’ll feel compelled to watch this November.

Marvel’s Defenders Aftermath Dept.

Defenders (2017)Our premiere episode of the Read A Comic Podcast will find us talking Marvel’s Defenders for our Topic of the Week, so I’ve been on the lookout for supplemental material as I research the show:

Comics On Radar photo courtesy of Marat Gilyadzinov on Unsplash

Author: Phil Your Host

Phil’s been reading comics since 1979 when a copy of Marvel’s John Carter Warlord of Mars got him hooked. Too many collections and long boxes later, he now produces podcasts and tinkers on web sites.

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