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

Avatar’s adults-only web comic, Crossed: Wish You Were Here, is available now live. If you haven’t tried Crossed yet – the over-the-top outbreak story created by Garth Ennis (Preacher, The Boys, Chronicles of Wormwood) – Avatar Press gives a free chapter every Thursday.

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, Chronicles of Wormwood) – Avatar Press gives a free taste every Thursday.

Avatar Plug of the Week: CROSSED: BADLANDS #16

Things get worse for our fictional cast of would-be writers in this week’s Crossed: Badlands #16, by real-life horror master, David Hine (Night of the Living Dead: Aftermath, The Darkness, Spawn)!


Slipknot’s Corey Taylor Meets Garth Ennis at NYCC

Frontman for the bands Slipknot and Stone Sour, Corey Taylor, is a huge Garth Ennis fan. Attending the New York Comic Con on Saturday to promote his own new comic, House of Gold and Bones, he took time to make his way to the Avatar Press booth to meet one of his favorite creators, Garth […]

Avatar Plug of the Week – CROSSED VOL 4 BADLANDS COLLECTION Sneak Preview

The best-selling Crossed collections continue with Volume 4, collecting the hit bi-weekly series, Crossed: Badlands #1-9. Two tales of terror from the most vicious landscape in modern horror, written by groundbreaking graphic novelists Garth Ennis and Jamie Delano!  When the worldwide outbreak transforms most of humanity into murderous psychopaths, the uninfected survivors are driven by desperation to the very brink […]

Avatar Plug of the Week – CROSSED: BADLANDS #15 Sneak Preview

David Hine (Night of the Living Dead: Aftermath, Spawn) continues a lesson in horror that you won’t be able to forget with this week’s Crossed: Badlands #15! The Crossed have invaded “Stumptown” and if you thought the population had a problem with amputations before, they have a new level of separation anxiety with the Crossed applying their […]

Avatar Plug of the Week – CROSSED: BADLANDS #14 New Arc/Creative Team

David Hine (X-Men, Darkness) and artist George Duarte join the ranks of the Crossed with their first horrifying Badlands arc:  “The Golden Road.”  A hedonistic party is taking place at a writers retreat in famous author Gideon Welles’ estate.  Eight self-centered college students are secluded with no contact to the outside world in order to find the true meaning […]

Advance Look: Covers December 2012

In this post of Advance Look, we take a sneak peek at Avatar Press covers for December 2012 – shown here before anywhere else! Covered here: CALIGULA: HEART OF ROME #1 (Regular, Wrap and Gore covers) – The sequel to David Lapham‘s smash reimagining of the classic story of lust and power starts here FERALS […]

The Last Page Of Crossed Badlands #12 – SPOILERS

The Crossed series isn’t a big one for continuity. Something happened, people are turning into monstrosities of humanity and destroying each other in increasingly hurtful and disgusting fashions, exhibiting the sickest type of humour when doing so. But you don’t see people from one Crossed series appearing in another. Their stories are separate, often by […]


Avatar Plug of the Week – Crossed: Badlands #10

Get ready for a pairing that every Crossed fan has been dying to see: David Lapham, whose brutal horror stories have graced Crossed: Family Values, Crossed 3D, and Crossed: Psychopath, is teaming up with Jacen Burrows, whose artwork has defined the series from its very conception! Crossed: Badlands #10 begins a story arc of particular […]

Avatar Plug of the Week – CROSSED: BADLANDS #9

I’m going to make this short and sweet, on account of my need to catch a plane! Tomorrow marks the fear-fraught conclusion to Jamie Delano‘s epic “Homo Superior” storyline in Crossed: Badlands #9! It’s a reunion (of sorts) of the cast, some of whom have been completely overtaken by the murderous urges of the Crossed […]

Avatar Plug Of The Week: Crossed Badlands #2

Crossed: Badlands kicked off two weeks ago, reuniting Garth Ennis with Jacen Burrows (the artist extraordinaire on Alan Moore’s Neonomicon) for a tale of desperate survivors, including a British Royal, struggling to evade the roving homicidal hordes among the Scottish Highlands. Badlands #2, hitting stores tomorrow, continues the bi-weekly horror launched on C-Day. In the […]


“C-Day” Event Contestants – A Global Outbreak of Crossed Parties

The Avatar Press celebration of all things Crossed, known for short as “C-Day,” is only two days away! March 14th sees the in-store release of Crossed: Badlands #1 by Garth Ennis and Jacen Burrows, as well as the third volume in the Crossed graphic novel series: Psychopath, by David Lapham and Raulo Caceres. Extending beyond […]

An Unkillable Emperor And An Unharmable Dan – Avatar In May

The latest edition of Previews is just around the bend, and we’re giving you a head start at looking at the March 2012 solicitation artwork for Avatar Press (corresponding to items shipping in May). Caligula Volume 1 Softcover Edition (Cover by Jacen Burrows) David Lapham and German Nobile’s tale of the infamous Roman emperor.  To […]

Garth Ennis On Crossed: Badlands

Bleeding Cool people are very excited about the new bi-weekly ongoing Crossed: Badlands series from Avatar, and that Garth Ennis and Jacen Burrows are returning to the book. So we talked to Garth about it all. Q:  CROSSED: BADLANDS will be published bi-weekly and ongoing.  The launch date will be celebrated as “C-Day” in comic […]