Movies: Bakuman, Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata's manga about making manga, is getting a live action movie adaptation in 2015 starring Takeru Satoh and Ryunosuke Kamiki. [Crunchyroll]


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Mike Norton

Art: Battlepug creator Mike Norton draws "Earth's Snortiest Heroes," to the joy of all humankind. [Tumblr]



Digital: DC is currently having a Doomsday sale on ComiXology (and the DC app), which is a solid deal for reading about the death of Superman and more. [ComiXology]


Movies: Axe's X-Men: Days of Future Past tie-in ad is marginally less Axe-y than the brand's usual fare. [Axe]

TV: Japan's The Walking Dead commercials are a little more playful than the ones in the US. [ScreenCrush]


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Conventions: Rob Salkowitz crunches some convention numbers to examine their pop culture boom. [ICv2]

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