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Versatile Horror Master David Lapham’s Latest Collection

David Lapham is one of the most versatile creators in comics. He’s won an Eisner Award for his creator-owned series Stray Bullets and received critical acclaim for his work on Detective Comics. He started as a penciler for Valiant comics …

Gage, Gillen, Hine, Hickman, Lapham And Martin – Avatar Press Solicitations For November 2013

Caligula: Heart Of Rome collected, new story arc for Uber, the conclusions of Absolution: Rubicon, Night Of The Living Dead: Aftermath and Skin Trade, God Is Dead continues and a double dose of Crossed: Badlands. ABSOLUTION: RUBICON #5 Retail Price: …

Avatar Press Solicitation – Caligula: Heart Of Rome TPB

The second volume in David Lapham’s Caligula series is available to order from the new Previews Catalogue. In describing the series back in December, Lapham said: “We find out that there’s some pretty sick things going on through the underbelly of Rome.  …

Avatar Plug of the Week: A Dan Fine Day

For fans of David Lapham‘s Dan the Unharmable, issue #9 arrives in stores today. If you don’t know Dan, you’re in luck… as the Dan the Unharmable Vol. 1 TP also arrives today, collecting the first six issues of this cult-favorite crime noir …

Avatar Plug of the Week: CALIGULA: HEART OF ROME #2

Today, David (Stray Bullets, Ferals, Crossed) Lapham and painter German Noble bring you Caligula: Heart of Rome #2! The demon Caligula lives, but there are new rivals to him that hunt the fertile grounds of Rome. 

Avatar Plug of the Week: CALIGULA: HEART OF ROME #2 Sneak Preview

  David Lapham‘s tale of ancient debauchery and villainy reaches new depths with this week’s Caligula: Heart of Rome #2. Here is a sneak preview…

Avatar Plug of the Week: DAN THE UNHARMABLE #8

David Lapham Day continues with Dan The Unharmable #8!

Avatar Plug of the Week: CALIGULA: HEART OF ROME #1 Sneak Preview

Caligula returns for an all-new series by the original creative team!  David (Stray Bullets) Lapham and painter German Noble return to the time of hedonism and supernatural evil with Caligula: Heart of Rome #1! They thought the mad emperor destroyed, …

Ten Thoughts About Ten Comics – Batman And Robin, Sherlock Holmes, Crossed, Before Watchmen, Caligula, Change, Dan The Unharmable, Amazing Spider-Man, Fantastic Four And Avengers Arena

Batman #13 did this more subtly, but Batman And Robin #15 goes straight for the Killing Joke. Sherlock Holmes: Liverpool Demon #1 lays out its stall. Supernatural crime, met by a man without an ounce of belief in that regard, …

12/12/12 Is the End of the World As We Know It, And David Lapham Feels Fine

The Mayan calendar predicts this Wednesday, 12/12/12, will spell the end of the world as we know it, but David Lapham feels fine. The Eisner Award-winning author has three of his own personal series hitting comic shops this Wednesday, all published by …

Avatar Plug of the Week: DAN THE UNHARMABLE #7 – New Story Arc!

A new story arc begins in Dan the Unharmable #7 for David Lapham’s gonzo noir crime epic!  Dan is your average indestructible slacker.  He doesn’t really care about much – a nap here, a burger there, and the occasional job …

Avatar Plug of the Week – DAN THE UNHARMABLE #6 Sneak Preview

Think you are having a bad day? Why don’t you try to escape from a den of sycophantic lunatics with a “scroticular claw” clamped over your manjigglies and a trio of underage girls calling you daddy? Not so funny now is it? …

Advance Look: Covers December 2012

In this post of Advance Look, we take a sneak peek at Avatar Press covers for December 2012 – shown here before anywhere else! Covered here: CALIGULA: HEART OF ROME #1 (Regular, Wrap and Gore covers) – The sequel to …

Night Of The Living Dead Aftermath To Be Avatar’s Big Hallowe’en Event

As an employee of Avatar Press, you might expect I’d get advance word on a story or two. Not a bit of it. All this was news to me, straiught from the Avatar panel at San Diego Comic Con David …

Avatar Plug of the Week: Caligula Volume 1 Graphic Novel

David Lapham has built a home for himself at Avatar Press, mostly out of severed limbs, entrails, and skulls. It’s more like a nice little summer cottage, actually. But in all seriousness, his horror contributions to the company’s output have …

No Holds Barred: David Lapham Talks About Dan the Unharmable

For the past two years, David Lapham has terrified horror fans with his work at Avatar Press, delivering taut, visceral tales of bloodshed and brutality with such titles as CROSSED: PSYCHOPATH, CALIGULA, and FERALS (to name just a few). Beginning …

An Unkillable Emperor And An Unharmable Dan – Avatar In May

The latest edition of Previews is just around the bend, and we’re giving you a head start at looking at the March 2012 solicitation artwork for Avatar Press (corresponding to items shipping in May). Caligula Volume 1 Softcover Edition (Cover …

Avatar Plug of the Week: Caligula #6

Staff writer Keith Davidsen writes for Bleeding Cool. One of the greatest strengths of David Lapham as a writer is his ability to be unpredictable. When you pick up his work on Stray Bullets, or Young Liars, or Crossed: Psychopath, …