'ALLEY CAT' SLINKS INTO STORES

She hasn't ever appeared in comics, but more than a few comic fans know who Alley Baggett is. The Playboy "Book of Lingerie" model is a regular at the major conventions. But she'll soon be coming to shops across the United States and the world, when her comic book debuts from Image Comics later this year ...

BUFFY GETS PUNISHING TREATMENT IN AUGUST

For fans who find that the monthly "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" comic isn't enough to supplement their weekly slayage quota, Dark Horse Comics will be filling the dog days of summer with an extra dose of demon slaughter, with authors experienced at hard-hitting carnage in the driver's seat ...

X-MEN FIGURES HATED, FEARED, NO LONGER IN PRODUCTION

Holding your breath until the Famous Cover 9 inch high dolls of Cyclops, Nightcrawler, Magneto and Rogue reach the stores? You might want to rethink that position: Marvel's uncanny X-Men ain't comin' ...

4CR: BENES TAKES HIS FIRST SHOT AT 'GEN13'

Even as the John Arcudi/Gary Frank era on Wildstorm's "Gen13" winds down, fans are wondering what Ed Benes art will look like when he begins pencilling Scott Lobdell's stories later this year ...

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Beau Yarbrough,
editor of the COMIC WIRE,
published Mondays and Thursdays
http://www.comicbookresources.com/
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Beau Yarbrough,
Editor of the COMIC WIRE
http://www.ComicBookResources.com/