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The Daily Waffle: Episode One Hundred and Eight


CLICK HERE TO CHECK OUT THIS WEEK'S RACK

IT'S NEW COMIC BOOK DAY

Click the link below the video to go to this week's brand new rack! It's another belter! "What's on the Rack" will be posted later today.

MARVEL WALKS BACK ON DIGITAL ONLY

You may remember a few weeks ago I was rather miffed that several Marvel titles were effectively being cancelled as print comics and that the final few issues would be digital only. Well, I wasn't the only person annoyed by this, and now it appears that Marvel have reversed their decision.

This report comes from Bleeding Cool, not Marvel directly, but BC are generally pretty accurate about things like this, especially when they are able to give details of shipping dates - which they have:

Wednesday August 5th

ANT-MAN #4 (OF 5) FEB200986 AVENGERS OF THE WASTELANDS #4 (OF 5) FEB200989 MARVEL'S SPIDER-MAN: THE BLACK CAT STRIKES #4 (OF 5) FEB200948

Wednesday, August 12: GHOST-SPIDER #9 FEB200931 HAWKEYE FREEFALL #5 FEB 200967 REVENGE OF THE COSMIC GHOST RIDER #5 FEB201005

Wednesday, August 19: VALKYRIE: JANE FOSTER #10 FEB201001 ANT-MAN #5 (OF 5) MAR201046 STAR #4 (OF 5) FEB200987

Wednesday, August 26: AERO #10 FEB201008 GHOST-SPIDER #10 MAR200929 2020 FORCE WORKS #3 (OF 3) FEB200912

Wednesday, September 2: SWORD MASTER #10 FEB201009 RAVENCROFT #4 (OF 5) FEB200952 AVENGERS OF THE WASTELANDS #5 (OF 5) MAR201040 HAWKEYE FREEFALL #6 MAR201029

Wednesday, September 9: RAVENCROFT #5 (OF 5) MAR200996 STAR #5 (OF 5) MAR201047 MARVEL'S SPIDER-MAN: THE BLACK CAT STRIKES #5 (OF 5) MAR201003

So, if you're waiting for any of these, now at least you know they're coming!

SILVER SURFER SPOTTED OVER CLEAVDON. THE WAY 2020 IS GOING, EXPECT GALACTUS BY AUGUST

We stole this one from Screenrant where you can read the full story. But essentially there was a cloud that looked exactly like The Silver Surfer.

WOMEN TO FOLLOW

Here are some Twitter accounts to start with, in no particular order - we welcome suggestions:

Rachael Stott

@RachaelAtWork

Comic book artist. Clients: DC Marvel Titan Image IDW Boom Archie

Jody Houser

@Jody_Houser

Eisner-nom comics writer. Star Wars, Stranger Things, Doctor Who, Critical Role, Harley & Ivy, Black Widow, Supergirl, Spider-Man, Mother Panic

Heather Antos

@HeatherAntos

Senior Editor at Valiant & Image. Previously Marvel, Star Wars, Disney. Creator of #SignalBoostSunday. Mental Health advocate

✦ 𝕭𝖆𝖇(e)𝖘 𝕿𝖆𝖗𝖗 ✦

@babsdraws

LA based Eisner nominated and NY Times best selling comic artist + illustrator

Wine & Zine

@wineandzine

Following

Wine & Zine is a collective made up of 5 artistic ladies from all over the UK

Shelly Bond, Editor-at-Large

@sxbond

Editor, former boss at Vertigo and Black Crown.

Natasha Alterici

@Alterici

Queer artist/writer. I created that one lesbian viking comic; Heathen.

LDComics

@Laydeezdocomics

Women making comics

Gail Simone

@GailSimone

Writer of comics and animation, greyhound owner, bear, superhero guru

G. Willow Wilson

@GWillowWilson

Hugo, World Fantasy, and American Book Award-winning author of novels and comics. John Boyega stan account.

Rachael Smith

@rachael_

Creator of comics! She/Her Currently doing daily #QuarantineComix please check them out!

Magdalene Visaggio

@MagsVisaggs

live fast be trash - Expat Virginian - DEATH RATTLE - DC Comics

Kelly Sue DeConnick

@kellysue

Comic book & TV writer.

KELLY THOMPSON

@79SemiFinalist

Eisner Nominated Writer: BLACK WIDOW, DEADPOOL, CAPTAIN MARVEL, SABRINA, JESSICA JONES, STAR, HAWKEYE, STORYKILLER, TGWWBK. Co-Creator of JEFF THE LAND SHARK

Kate Leth

@kateleth

Writer/Cartoonist!

Valley Ghouls updates weekdays.

Alex de Campi

@alexdecampi

At the intersection of Rambo and Rimbaud

Karen Berger

@karenpberger

Editor of Berger Books from Dark Horse Comics, Vertigo Comics Founding Editor

maria llovet

@m_llovet

Comic author and illustrator. I love cinema and fashion. "Maria" sin acento.

Sarah Beattie

@nachosarah

writer. comedy person. I hate your ex boyfriend. Sorry I meant mine. I have big tits

This is clearly a far from exhausting list - and it's writer heavy because I tend to follow writers not artists. We'll be adding to it.

Go follow them, and find more women to follow, and listen. You don't have to agree, but it's high time that we listened to what women have to say.

GRAPHIC NOVELS ON DEMAND SERVICE NOW ACTIVE

For various logistical reasons we don't list our range of graphic novels and trade paperbacks online. However, we are now able to offer an ordering service - just tell us what you want, either by e-mail, through our social media or using the form on our website (click HERE to go to the appropriate page), we'll send you an invoice and have your book (or books) shipped directly to your door. We can even have them gift-wrapped if you're sending them to somebody else. (Or if you just like unwrapping things...)

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COMIC CONTEST STILL ONGOING

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