Eric Powell is a clever fellow. He’s got a series coming out from Dark Horse Comics, Chimichanga. But he’s also a self-publisher, putting out his comics Spookshow and Hillbilly. So he’s got Dark Horse to sell him a bunch of copies of his own book, Chimichanga, hopefully at cost, signing them and then putting them… Read more »
Action Lab have a number of launches for December, teen occult drama by Damon Clark and Alyzia Zherno, The Circle, the return of dinosaur hunter comic Voracious: Feeding Time by Markisan Naso and Jason Muhr and the adaptation of Peter David‘s Oliver Twist vampire novel, Artful. And, of course, all the Miraculous, Vampblade, Puppet Master and Zombie… Read more »
Neil LaBute, the showrunner for the new Syfy series Van Helsing, isn’t known for working in science fiction. The director of things like Death At A Funeral, Your Friends And Neighbors, Nurse Betty and Lakeview Terrace talked about what made him sign on to do science fiction and why this particular series.
He may be a big time mainstream comic book creator, with hits including Sunstone, Twitch and drawing Rat Queens and Harley Quinn. But it’s that latter experience that seems to have stuck with him, and seen him writing his own fan fiction with the characters as a writing/drawing exercise. Some may see it rivalling DC’s… Read more »
As recently collated – and then updated – on Bleeding Cool, DC Comics writer and ex-editor Gerry Conway decided to set the record straight regarding the creation of the character Black Lightning, just picked up Fox as a TV show. And questioned why the original writer he approached for the book wasn’t in the creator… Read more »
Valiant has two books his shelves this week. Their newest on-going hit Faith has Zephyr heading to a comic convention in L.A. while the last we saw of the Eternal Warrior, he was asking X-O Manowar to kill him… which leads us to a new story arc called Deal With A Devil. FAITH #3 Written… Read more »