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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 …

Why You Shouldn’t Just Read Numbercruncher, You Should Read It All At Once

Numbercruncher is a fabulously strange comic. It first appeared serialized in the pages of Judge Dredd Megazine in black and white, then as a 4 issue miniseries with colors added, and has now been collected in hardback by Titan. Written …

Bargain Of The Day: 2000AD’s Trifecta On Kindle For $2.10/£1.29

It was 2000AD’s event of last year, from three separate creative teams that no one realised was an event until it was too late. Trifecta, three stories, three conceptual concepts, one conclusion. It was epic. By Al Ewing, Simon Spurrier, …

Garth Ennis Returns For Crossed: Badlands #50 And All Of The Avatar Press March Solicitations

Garth Ennis returns to tell the story of Patient Zero in Crossed: Badlands #50. Simon Spurrier takes us to the English countryside in the oversized Crossed: Badlands 2014 Annual. And the 8th Crossed trade and a new Crossed T-shirt come …

Si Spurrier’s Disenchantment Gets A Second Episode…

Disenchanted the free webcomic/multi-media extravaganza Disenchanted by Simon Spurrier and German Erramouspe, published by Bleeding Cool’s owner Avatar Press has had its second chapter go live. Naturally it maintains it’s sophisticated charm, its debonair wit and a sense of good …

Ennis, Way, Gillen, Wolfer, Spurrier And Hickman – Avatar Press Solicitations For January 2014

The new year starts with the return of William Gravel in Combat Magician, the third volume of Crossed: Wish You Were Here gets collected, Armageddon is fast approaching in God Is Dead, the world continues to go to the dog …

Simon Spurrier Talks His New Webseries Disenchanted

On October 28th, Simon Spurrier is launching his brand new webseries Disenchanted with artist German Erramouspe. The series tells what happens to leprechauns, goblins, pixies and fey when people stop believing in them. How they all end up in Vermintown, a …

Books That Found Me at NYCC – Afterlife With Archie, Amala’s Blade, Roller Grrrls, Madefire Sketchbooks, Magic Words, Dogs of War, Forces of Nature, The New Crusaders and The Fox, Disenchanted

New York Comic Con is an intense wave of crazy that crashes over everyone who attends, but even more so for those who scurry around covering panels and attempting to do interviews in loud surroundings with barely functioning audio recorders. …

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 …

Six Shots From Six Gun Gorilla

Alasdair Stuart writes for Bleeding Cool; Six Gun Gorilla, out this week from Boom!, sounds like the sort of book that will trade off the pure pulpy joy of its title. That joy is certainly there, but this is a …

Si Spurrier’s Ten Reasons to Buy Crossed Wish You Were Here Vol Two TPB

Retailers are putting their final orders in for the March Previews today and we asked Simon Spurrier if he could provide a couple reasons why fans and shops should order Crossed: Wish You Were Here Vol 2 TPB. He gave …

Avatar Plug of the Week – CROSSED: BADLANDS #20

Fans of Si Spurrier’s Crossed: Wish You Were Here will want to pick up this Wednesday’s Crossed: Badlands #20 – the second half to his amazing 2-part story! Can a freak Crossed berserker overcome all his base-desires to reunite with …

Crossed WYWH’s Jackson Gets His Own Crossed Annual

If you have been reading Avatar’s free online comic, Crossed: Wish You Were Here, you know of the fan-favorite mad Scotsman, Jackson. He first appeared in Volume 1, Chapter 13, in all his glory, announcing his arrival playing bagpipes. He …

Crossed: Wish You Were Here, Live with Free New Chapter

A new chapter of Crossed: Wish You Were Here, Avatar’s adults-only web comic written by Si Spurrier’s (X-Men Legacy, Extermination, 2000AD), is now live. If you haven’t tried Crossed yet – the over-the-top outbreak story created by Garth Ennis (Preacher, The Boys, …

Crossed’s Free WebComic, Wish You Were Here, Live with New Chapter

A new chapter of Crossed: Wish You Were Here, Avatar’s adults-only web comic written by Si Spurrier’s (X-Men Legacy, Judge Dredd, 2000AD), is now live. If you haven’t tried Crossed yet – the over-the-top outbreak story created by Garth Ennis (Preacher, The Boys, …

Avatar Plug of the Week – CROSSED: BADLANDS #19 Si Spurrier’s New Arc!

December 2012 – it’s the end of the world, Crossed style!  And to celebrate we have a special Crossed Badlands event by Si Spurrier (Crossed: Wish You Were Here) and Raulo Caceres. Even in the first days of the Crossed …

Avatar Plug of the Week – Crossed: Wish You Were Here Graphic Novel

We love comics. We love the web (we’re here, right?). We love reading comics on the web. But… there is something to be said for the look, feel (and smell) of holding a comic book in your hands when reading. Today, …

“No Lass. They’re Crossed.” Crossed: Wish You Were Here Ep. 14

It’s been a pretty big week for rampaging undead madmen. I’ve seen a little something about Walking Dead #100 coming out this week.  Jamie Delano and Leandro Rizzo’s Crossed: Badlands #9 also came out, and now here’s Volume 1 Chapter …