Neil Gaiman and Other Pop Culture Luminaries Pay Tribute to Spider Man Creator Steve Ditko

Neil Gaiman and Other Pop Culture Luminaries Pay Tribute to Spider Man Creator Steve Ditko

A who’s-who of pop culture creators have shared their memories and recollections of famed comics artist and writer Steve Ditko, who has passed away aged ninety. Among them is celebrated author Neil Gaiman. A comic book writer himself, Neil Gaiman spoke with The Washington Post‘s Comic Riffs about Ditko’s many influential contributions to the world of comics. “He drew things his own way. And he saw things his own way. I think we were so lucky to have him,” said Gaiman.   — Neil Gaiman (@neilhimself) July 7, 2018   According to Publisher’s Weekly, much of Ditko’s art in the early issues of Spider-Man …

‘Game of Thrones’ Spin-Off Series ‘The Long Night’ Filming in October

‘Game of Thrones’ Spin-Off Series ‘The Long Night’ Filming in October

Fans of the epic fantasy series who are mourning the news that the final season just wrapped up filming can rest easy, as Deadline is reporting that a prequel pilot greenlit in June is planned to start filming this October.   With a working title of The Long Night, don’t expect to see any fan favorites like Arya Stark or Jon Snow. Set thousands of years before the events of the main series, the new show will explore Game of Thrones’s sprawling mythical backstory. HBO describes the new series as focusing on the legendary figures from the Age of Heroes and the secret histories of Westeros and Essos …