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Small Press, Big Presence At Glasgow Comic Con With International Guests And SICBA Awards

By Gordon Mclean Last weekend Glasgow Comic Con once again pulled off its sunshine miracle. Now in its fourth year, GCC somehow continued its unbroken streak of Scotland’s grey clouds and chilling rains taking a break so the sun could …

“The Artist Does More Than 50% Of The Writing In Comics…” – Howard Chaykin Talks The Shadow

Howard Chaykin’s run The Shadow: Midnight In Moscow continues for Dynamite and Byron Brewer had the chance to chat with the writer/artist about the new series. BYRON BREWER: Howard, how did it feel to return to such a tried-and-true character …

Howard Chaykin On The Shadow – “I’m Not A Fan Of The Original Material”

With the new Shadow: Midnight In Moscow series now in shops, we figured it was a good time to talk with the amazing Howard Chaykin. In this peer-to-peer interview, writer Dan Abnett chats with the writer/artist who is making his …

Are Retailers Under Ordering The Shadow: Midnight In Moscow #1?

Talking with a source at Dynamite Entertainment, they are thinking that retailers have seriously under-ordered the first issue of The Shadow: Midnight In Moscow by Howard Chaykin. This is the return of Chaykin to the character after 30 years and …

Satellite Sam’s Tijuana Bible Not For British Eyes

British comic book retailers have been told by Diamond UK that the Satellite Sam Tijuana Bible incentive will not be available within these shores. Image Comics had previously announced that a fictional “Tijuana bible”, based on the small press pornographic publications …

Wanted: Woman To Engage In Howard Chaykin Roleplay With

There are Craigslist ads. And then there are Cragislist ads. Such as the following… Now I like Howard Chaykin. I like his work, I think the current Satellite Sam for Image might be his best yet, and will always find …

First Look At The Fox #5 – The End Is Here

We got quite the treasure-trove of first look images from Red Circle Comic’s The Fox #5 this week including covers by Dean Haspiel, Howard Chaykin and Alex Toth. Plus we see that comic writer extraordinaire J.M. DeMatteis has come on …

The Fox Rallies To Finale And Archie Confirms That Waid And Haspiel Return For Fox Hunt

In some ways I was dreading reading The Fox #5 from Red Circle/Archie Comics, because it meant the end of the arc, and possibly the end of this incarnation of the hero known as the Fox that has been so …

Who Knows What Evil Lurks In The Heart Of Men – Howard Chaykin Knows

One of the best parts of this job is getting the opportunity to talk with some of the amazing creators that I was following growing up. In my teens reading American Flagg! and then The Shadow: Blood & Judgement… his …

Dynamite News – Chaykin On The Shadow, Deja Thoris Solo, Chaos Comics Returns And New Pathfinder

Dynamite Entertainment made a series of big announcements today ranging from Howard Chaykin on The Shadow to the return of Pathfinder. It starts off with Dejah Thoris getting her own series spinning out of the Warlord Of Mars 100th issue. …

Mashing Up the Old West

Andres Salazar writes for Bleeding Cool: My name is Andres Salazar.  I’m a storyteller.  Right now I’m neck-deep in my new book called Pariah, Missouri.  Part Huckleberry Finn part X-files it’s a mash-up of some of my favorite stories and …

Three New Books From Image For Christmas – Krampus, Dead Body Road And The Saviors – Plus, A Christmas Black Kiss

Image Comics. What’s New? Well, in December, there’s a bit of Christmas spirit going round. Hence… KRAMPUS! #1 story BRIAN JOINES art / cover DEAN KOTZ DECEMBER 11 32 PAGES / FC / T+ $2.99 Meet the Secret Society of …

I’m Going Where This Weekend? The Central Coast of What?

I’ve lived in California my entire life and I have never heard the term “Central Coast”… so you can imagine my surprise when I was invited to attend the Central Coast Comic Con or C4 for short. (C4, like the …

John Romita Jr On Leaving Marvel For Superman, And Working With Neil Gaiman, Mark Waid, Jonathan Ross And More Mark Millar

At San Diego Comic Con, Bleeding Cool broke the rumour that John Romita Jr, dissatisfied with contractual arrangements with Marvel, was considering not renewing his Marvel contract, and taking up DC Comics’ offer of Superman. We were told by Marvel …

Chaykin Returns To The Shadow After 30 Years

30 years after his first visit to the world of Lamont Cranston,  comic book legend Howard Chaykin returns to The Shadow! for Dynamite Entertainment. Chaykin will write and draw The Shadow: Midnight in Moscow, a story that takes place three …

New Companion Focuses on 70s Influential Comics Series

From 1974 to 1979 Mike Friedrich published Star Reach, a science fiction anthology geared towards adults and meant to bridge the gap between the underground comic culture and the main stream superhero books. It featured art by Howard Chaykin, Walter …

Repeat Review: Satellite Sam #1 by Matt Fraction and Howard Chaykin

REPEAT: This article ran last week, but the comic is out today (and available at Image Expo yesterday). We thought a repeat may be in order… With a book like this, it’s tempting to conjure up a conversation. “Howard, what …

First Review: Satellite Sam #1 by Matt Fraction and Howard Chaykin

With a book like this, it’s tempting to conjure up a conversation. “Howard, what do you want to draw?” “Sharp suits from the nineteen fifties! Science-fiction! People smoking! Men with jaws! Babes posing in lingerie! Crowd scenes! Metal staircases!” And …