At the NYCC Retailer Breakfast this morning Joe Casey talked about his new Catalyst Comx for Dark Horse, in which he is taking Dark Horse’s superhero line from the nineties and reinventing it with a rather more off the wall take, with artists Dan McDaid, Ulises Farinas and Paul Maybury.
“Bigger publishers will put Paul Pope on Batman Year One Hundred, but they will never put him on Batman. Marvel did Strange Tales anthologies, probably my favourite Marvel comics in a decade. That’s the approach I have to superheroes. Dark Horse have handed Titan, Amazing Grace, Agents Of Change, gave them to us to do this kind of comic book, a fresh take on superheroes, that steps out of the house style…”