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Advanced Preview Of Valiant’s Rai #5

Rai has been a sales juggernaut for Valiant with multiple sell-outs. The book is doing very well in the capable hands of Matt Kindt and Clayton Crain. But if you haven’t gotten in on it already, we’re told that issue …

The 30 Books That Found Me At New York Comic Con: From Valiant To Boom, IDW, Black Mask, And More

It’s become something of a tradition for me to get home from a convention or show and dump out all my bags to check out what books “found me” since I’m rarely organized about what I manage to pick up …

Valiant Unleashes Quote Covers For One Dollar Debut Books

I’ve seen quotes appearing on covers before, but never quite like this. Next week Valiant will be putting out seven books in their One Dollar Debut line: Archer & Armstrong #1, Harbinger #1, Quantum and Woody #1, Rai #1, Unity …

Clayton Crain On Rai Forever

Rai artist Clayton Crain, headhunted from Marvel by Valiant produces work like this. And this. And this. And this. So much so that some have worried how long he can keep it up for. And, even as an exclusive creator at Valiant, …

Double-Shot Preview Of Rai #4 and X-O Manowar #28

We’ve got a double-shot preview of two Valiant books coming out this Wednesday. First up is Rai #4 by Matt Kindt and Clayton Crain. This series has been selling out like crazy with the first issue on it’s fourth printing. …

First Look At Rai #4 And Rai #1 Gets Fourth Printing

Valiant has a massive hit on it’s hands with the recent release of Rai #1. The first issue in the series is going back for it’s 4th printing after its third consecutive sell-out. Here we have a preview of the …

Valiant Puts Its Best Foot Forward In A Pair Of Chucks

Valiant has partnered with custom-painted apparel company Punk Your Chucks to offer a wide array of made-to-order footwear and accessories featuring Valiant’s library of comic book characters, including X-O Manowar, Bloodshot, Ninjak, Rai and many more. Made on-site at Punk Your …

Full Solicitations For Valiant October 2014

Valiant has quite a few interesting items on their October 2014 solicitation list including a new Quantum And Woody series and hardcover omnibus, X-O Manowar and Unity zero issues and the 25th anniversary issue of Archer & Armstrong. Q2: THE …

47 Thoughts About 47 Comics – Walking Dead, Scooby Doo, Amazing, 2099 And 100th Anniversary Spider-Man, All-New And Amazing X-Men, Superior Foes, Black Dynamite, Detective Comics, Wolverine, Death Vigil, Maxx, X-Force, Futures End, Ghosted, Transformers, Superman/Wonder Woman, New Suicide Squad, Usagi Yojimbo, Judge Dredd, Infinity Man, Batman Eternal, Batgirl, Spread, Royals, Rise Of The Magi, Armor Hunters, Rai, Star Trek, X, Terminator x2, Star Wars, Eery, Great Pacific, Abe Sapien, Angry Birds, Warlord Of Mars, Blood Queen, Pathfinder, Turok, Shutter, Magnus, Doc Savage, Chastity, Robotech/Voltron And Wolverine

Scooby Doo goes to Comic Con and meets… an old British fellow with a long scarf. I wonder who he could be? And did he steal all the backgrounds from this comic? Because, yes, even if you set a comic …

Double Shot Previews – Armor Hunters #2 And Rai #2 From Valiant

Have you finished reading the books you got yesterday and are already thinking about what to get next week? Well here we have a double shot of previews coming from Valiant on July 9th. Armor Hunters #2 by Robert Venditti …

‘It’s Like CrossGen Without The Cocaine’ – The Valiant Panel At HeroesCon 14

By Trent Pitts                         The old adage goes: “If you’re not having fun, you’re not doing it right.”  Judging by the fun at the Valiant panel at Heroes Con 2014, then they’re doing everything right.  Aaron Haaland of Bleeding Cool’s …

I Think Clayton Crain Might Like Demolition Man (UPDATE)

From Demolition Man – the “Three Sea Shells” scene. And selected panels from the very pretty future-set Rai #2 from this week’s comics. Three seashells! I think we know what films Matt Kindt has a soft spot for. UPDATE: We …

Is Matt Kindt Mapping Out The Future Of The Valiantverse In Rai #2? (UPDATE)

Retailers have been asked to not sell the Rai #2 “pop-up mask” cover due to a manufacturing error. So instant collectible there, then. But the other covers should be available. And good, because there’s something interesting going on. When Valiant …

Prints Charming – Rai, X-O Manowar, Superman, Super Secret Crisis War And Harley Quinn

Consider this an irregular feature looking at comic books that have gone to second prints or more. Now, it is worth remembering that some publishers plan second prints automatically, whether they are needed or not and will often just run …

Double Shot Previews – Valiant’s Rai #2 And Quantum And Woody #11

This week we have a double shot of Valiant hitting news stands. Rai #2 drops along with a second printing of the first issue… and Quantum and Woody #11. RAI #2 (VALIANT FIRST) Written by Matt Kindt Art by Clayton …

38 Thoughts About 38 Comics – Green Lantern, Chew, Deadly Class, Dream Police, Avengers x3, Hulk, Batgirl, Batman Vs. Bane, Silver Surfer, Origin II, All-New X-Men, Amazing Spider-Man, Batman Eternal, GI Joe, Wolverine, Darklight, Battlestar Galactica x2, Ghostbusters, Judge Dredd, Garfield, My Little Pony, Southern Bastards, X-Files, V-Wars, Transformers, Dexter’s Lab, Tales Of Honor, Doc Savage, Grimm, Rai, Shadowman, Adventure Time, Clockwork Angels, Hacktivist And Loki

So what exactly is DC Comics President Diane Nelson‘s attitude to the issues behind the move of DC Comics from New York to Burbank? And can it be summed up in a couple of out of context panels from today’s …

A Comic Show – Welcome Back Peter!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom! Early this morning our shop got broken into, but the show goes on! I talk about the new Amazing Spider-Man, Dan Slott’s Silver Surfer, the Bi-racial Wally West, …

Talking Comics – Discussing This Week’s Upcoming Titles From Batgirl Annual To Rai And Southern Bastards

By Randy Young and Chris Hunter Bleeding Cool welcomes back Talking Comics, from Excalibur Comics, Cards, and Games in Shreveport, Louisiana, to discuss this week’s upcoming books, speculating about where they are headed, and discuss their favorite storylines. Hosts Randy …