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Monday Morning Runaround – More Mignola, More Max, Less 99

MORE BALTIMORE Mike Mignola, Christopher Golden,  Peter Bergting and Dave Stewart are creating a new Baltimore comic mini-series, featuring the greatest monster hunter, Lord Henry Baltimore, in Baltimore: The Witch of Harju. In his newest adventure, fresh off a showdown in London, Baltimore shelters a …

Max Brooks On Our ‘Anxiety-Ridden Decade’ of Zombies At London Super Comic Con

At the London Super Comic Con on Saturday Avatar Press hosted a spotlight panel with the author of World War Z, Extinction Parade and the upcoming graphic novel Harlem Hellfighters from Avatar Press: Max Brooks. The packed audience was mesmerised …

Extinction Parade Volume One Is Coming… Are You Ready For The Zombie Hoardes?

Max Brooks of World War Z fame, and Raulo Carceres have crafted a comic in Extinction Parade from Avatar Press that turns the vampire and zombie genres on their head by melding them and leaving the two to fight it …

Si Spurrier, Kieron Gillen And Max Brooks Talk Avatar Comics At Diamond Retailer Day (VIDEO)

Straight from yesterday’s Diamond Retailer Day in London, the day before today’s London Super Comic Con… Avatar Press’ presentation to retailers, including Si Spurrier, Kieron Gillen and Max Brooks talking about Disenchantment, Crossed, Uber and Extinction Parade. Sorry for blinding …

Max Brooks And Canaan White’s The Harlem Hellfighters Gets Picked Up As A Movie From Sony

Max Brooks and Canaan White‘s upcoming graphic novel The Harlem Hellfighters, from Bleeding Cool publisher Avatar Press and Broadway Books has already been picked up by Sony for a movie. Deadline reports that Michael De Leca did the deed at …

Avatar Announces London Super Con Art Prints Galore – Extinction Parade, Uber, God Is Dead, Crossed

Avatar Press will be holding court at The London Super Comic Con Convention (otherwise known in parlance as the London SuperCon) on March 15th and 16th and making quite an event of their presence.  Their full guest list pulls out …

Tuesday Morning Runaround – From Stan Lee To Al Jazeera Zombies

Stan Lee visits the Marvel offices… Stan pops by his old stomping ground… in its new location. His first time at this current location, he regaled Marvel employees with tales of Marvel’s past while finding the time to sign memorabilia …

Avatar Press Solicitations For April 2014 Including Caliban – A New Series By Garth Ennis

It’s that time of the month again when we pour over the latest issue of Previews to so where we are going to spend our hard earned money. Well we save you the eye-strain by putting those solicitations on-line. Here …

Avatar Press Inks Deal With Diamond Book Distributors

Avatar Press has signed with Diamond Book Distributors to distribute their graphic novels and merchandise to bookstores, mass-market merchandisers, libraries and other outlets worldwide. (Excluding the UK). DBD will be handling all backlist titles and new titles offered for April …

London Super Con Is Growing Fast – With Special Guests Max Brooks, Arthur Adams, Frank Cho, And A London Super Cosplay Championship

London Super Comic Con this March 15-16th has announced its third wave of special guests, and it’s fairly mega, though there are more announcements to come. Max Brooks, Arthur Adams and Frank Cho are headlining.                                       Also …

Extinction Parade, Letter 44 And iZombie – What Difference Does A TV Announcement Make To The Aftermarket?

Three books. All relatively obscure. All now attached to television series. How does that affect the sale and value of back issue? Let’s take a look! For standard raw covers of Max Brooks’ Extinction Parade, they’ve been briskly selling at …

Max Brooks Confirms Extinction Parade TV Deal On The Way

Yesterday, Bleeding Cool broke the news that World War Z writer Max Brooks‘ comic series, Extinction Parade, was going through the process of becoming a TV series. Then someone had the bright idea of asking Max. In French. Here’s a …

Max Brooks’ Extinction Parade To Be A New Vampire/Zombie TV Series?

I understand that Max Brooks‘ series for Avatar Press, Extinction Parade, is currently in the process of being signed as a TV series for one of the most successful production companies in Hollywood. After the success of World War Z, Max …

Avatar is Uncut at New York Comic Con – With Spurrier, Jordan, Costa, White, Brooks, Gillen, Wolfer

Talking to some fans in the substantial line waiting for the Avatar Press panel on Saturday of New York Comic Con, some of the appeal of looking into Avatar as new readers is about finding diversity in art styles that …

A Sneak Peek At Mark Waid, Max Brooks And Shane Davis’ Shadow Walk Ahead Of NYCC

Next month, Legendary Comics launches their new book, Shadow Walk, by Max Brooks, Mark Waid and Shane Davis. Today, all attendees to the New York Comic Con will get a twelve page preview in their bags. But what about those …

Avatar Press Goes Digitally Exclusive With ComiXology

Avatar Press, publisher of Garth Ennis’ groundbreaking horror series, Crossed, announced an exclusive digital distribution agreement with comiXology, the revolutionary cloud-based digital comics platform with more than 40,000 comics and graphic novels that have seen over 200 million downloads to …

New York Comic Con 4 Day Passes Are Sold Out! – But Avatar Press Has You Covered

Word is that all the 4 day passes for the New York Comic Con are sold out (only Single Day Thursday tickets remain). So if you want to go to the show you may be out of luck… but then again… Avatar …

Ennis, Gage, Hickman, Hine And More – Avatar Press December Solicitations

Garth Ennis shows the world is going to the dogs, David Hine ends Gore Angels story but Crossed gets a new Daniel Way and a seventh trade, Christos Gage finds a Happy Kitty, Jonathan Hickman rolls out the End of Days, …