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Matt Hawkins, On How To Pitch Him (And Anyone Else) A Comic Book

Comic convention season is well and truly upon us. Many take this opportunity to try and pitch comic books to comic book publishers. Matt Hawkins, editor-in-chief of Image Comics studio,Top Cow and writer of Think Tank, has some wisdom to …

Top Cow Covers It – Part One

Got an email from Matt Hawkins of Top Cow offering us the covers for what looks to be the next two months of books at least. Well, I love good art so I figure we’d run all the covers over this …

Top Cow Heads For Emerald City Comic Con

Emerald City Comic Con is this weekend and Top Cow is heading up there with a few creators and some exclusive covers. Think Tank and Aphrodite IX writer Matt Hawkins will be joined by the creative team of William Harms …

Top Cow Talks Art On Ovation TV Tomorrow Night

Top Cow Managing Editor/Colorist Betsy Gonia and Publisher/Writer Matt Hawkins are both on “The Art Of” Sunday night on Ovation TV.  It airs at 7:30PM ET and 4:30 PT and is a half hour show focusing on the discussion of creating …

Matt Hawkins And Linda Sejic’s Wildfire, Coming To A Fridge Near You In June

Matt Hawkins and Linda Sejic are creating a new comic for Image/Top Cow in June, Wildfire, a sci-fi tale of genetically modified food. Dan Miller is a plant biologist working with a small team perfecting an accelerated plant growth process. …

Grilled By The RCN – Matt Hawkins Talks Tales Of Honor

When a series of novels have been around for twenty plus years, you know they have to have a strong fan base. So when I heard that David Weber‘s Honor Harrington books were being adapted by Top Cow I had …

What The Hell Is With The Numbers? A Super Early Preview Of Aphrodite IX

The guys at Top Cow offered us a “super early preview” of Aphrodite IX #9; we said “yes”. In the latest issue due out March 19th, we finally learn what the heck is up with the numbering system. And we learn …

David Weber’s Honor Harrington Comes To Top Cow And We Have A Preview

David Weber‘s New York Times Bestselling sci-fi novel series Honor Harrington is being spread across all media platforms with an upcoming feature film and video game… but first it hits the comic shelves next week with the new series Tales …

Preview of Think Tank #12 – The End Of Season One

We told you back in November that the Top Cow series about a super genius taking on the government he works for was going to come to an end and then relaunch this summer. Well, for Think Tank season 1… this is …

Top Cow Talent Search Gets Over 600 Entries

The annual Top Cow Talent Search just passed its entry deadline and I got a quick moment to talk with Matt Hawkins writer and CEO/Publisher of Top Cow about the process, the purpose and the sheer volume of material that came …

Top Cow Teases – Cyber Force And Aphrodite IX

Top Cow has sent us some teaser for two of their upcoming releases. First up is Cyber Force #8 due out 1/29/2014 by Marc Silvestri and Marco Turini. The we have Aphrodite IX #8 by Matt Hawkins and Stjepan Sejic …

Exclusive First-Look At Top Cow’s Aphrodite IX #11 Cover

Top Cow sent over an exclusive first look at the cover for Aphrodite IX #11 by Stjepan Sejic. This will be out in May and hasn’t even been solicited yet. So you are getting to see it way early. The …

Sci-Fi Preview – Aphrodite IX By Hawkins and Sejic

Aphrodite IX #7 hits the shelves tomorrow and if you are looking for classic sci-fi excitement, then pic this one up. Matt Hawkins and Stjepan Sejic are really starting to hit their stride on this series as Aphrodite IX comes …

An OSSM Comics Holiday Gift – Sneak Previews of Thaniel, Separators, Monomyth

Siike Donnelly writes: In the past, Alex Wilson has been kind enough to review the first book by OSSM Comics, Xenoglyphs, and Rich Johnston has been overly gracious in publishing those stories, while also helping me spread the word on …

Sneak Peek At Top Cow’s Think Tank #11

This week we’ll see issue #11 of Top Cow’s Think Tank hit stores and we’ve got a few preview pages for you. The series by Matt Hawkins and Rahsan Ekedal will be concluding it’s initial black & white run with …

Aphrodite IX – Smart, Engaging Sci-Fi From Hawkins and Sejic (Extended Preview)

A few months back I ran into Matt Hawkins, CEO of Top Cow, at a small convention in Ventura, California. He told me that the publisher had been changing its focus to more science fiction storylines. At that point it …

Image’s Think Tank To Relaunch In Full Color In 2014 (UPDATE)

Last week I drove out to Los Angeles to have lunch with a pair of comic creators that wanted to talk about the future of their series. They have a book that is getting nothing but positive/rave reviews. The fans …

Strike A Pose – Stjepan Sejic Pokes Fun At Batman and Witchblade

You ever see a cover of a comic and realize it looks a lot like another cover… and another cover… and yet still another cover… Matt Hawkins shot this over, it was a joke Stjepan Sejic did for issue 170 …