Off-Panel: August 4, 2015

Our daily round-up of news around the comics space, from the gutters and beyond.

“With Marvel and Sony’s deal firmly in place to reboot Spider-Man yet again, one of our primary concerns has always been with the possibility of having to sit through yet another Spidey origin story. But we can all breathe a sigh of relief as the writers of the new reboot have confirmed that we will not have to endure a retelling of how Peter Parker became the web-slinging hero.”

Oh thank god.

“The best T-shirt at Gen Con this weekend.”

teen worf t-shirt

I wasn’t at GenCon but I couldn’t agree more, Marina Sirtis. Looks like you can buy it from shirt.woot.

“In short, when you’re coming to regular people asking for money, they’re going to react to your request emotionally, and they’re going to expect transparency and reasonable rewards.”

This is a great piece on comics, Kickstarters, and retailers stocking crowdfunded comics.

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