Barry Kitson


Bloodshot Is A Hardened Baltimore Oriole’s Fan.

Next week is Baltimore Comic Con, my home con, and Valiant has released a look at their convention exclusive comic; Bloodshot Salvation #1 will be on sale during the con, and features Barry Kitson, Jeff Lemire, Lewis LaRosa,  and Mico Suayan. The best thing about the comic though is Bloodshot’s face. This is obviously a man […]

Faith And Friends, Saving The Future In Faith And The Future Force

One of Valiant’s most popular characters is making friends in this new series hitting in July. Faith and the Future Force was announced today at the Valiant Summit. The new series by Jody Houser, Stephen Segovia and Barry Kitson will feature Neela Sethi, Timewalker needing to put together a team of heroes and Faith has […]

Barry Kitson Returns For A Judge Dredd Mega-Nificent 25 Years

Next week’s Judge Dredd Megazine celebrates its 25th anniversary with a special cover by Barry Kitson. The cover features 25 of Dredd’s all-time greatest villains, including: Kraken, Judge Death, Judge Fear, Call-Me-Kenneth, Judge Mortis, Mean Machine Angel, Trapper Hag, Fink Angel, The Judge Child, Stan Lee, Chief Judge Cal, Judge Fire, Captain Skank, Sabbat the […]

Barry Kitson Covers Justice Inc, The Avenger #1

Barry Kitson, Mark Waid’s creative partner on Empire, has done up a retailer incentive cover for Waid’s new title for Dynamite, Justice Inc.: The Avenger based on the classic pulp hero. Two versions of Kitson’s cover is available to be order at the Final Order Cutoff… a black and white version and a version with […]


Barry Kitson’s Process For His Empire Uprising #1 Covers

This is how Barry Kitson‘s covers for Empire: Uprising #1, previously published on Thrillbent are put together, from rough sketches to logos… and coming out from IDW in print in April. (Though you can read the first chapter right here for free) This is how you build an Empire…


Throwing in the Kitson’s Ink

Only a mere ten days after hosting Frank Cho in their store for a signing, Cards, Comics & Collectibles is bringing in long-time comic artist Barry Kitson (Amazing Spider-Man, Incredible Hulks) next Wednesday, January 30th. This time, they will be promoting their retailer variant of Steed & Mrs. Peel #4, published by BOOM! Studios.

Retailer, Artists Help Victims of Domestic Violence

Do-gooders don’t always wear flashy costumes, brand catchy names or have special powers. But, retailers like Comic Fusion are doing their part to help lives, nonetheless. Hosting their sixth annual “Super Hero Weekend,” October 6-7th, Comic Fusion will be raising money for SAFE in Hunterdon, New Jersey, a non-profit organization providing services to victims of […]

Join The Comics Celebrities On Ashes And Win Big

The Kickstarter funding for Alex De Campi and Jimmy/James Broxton/Hodgkins‘ sequel to Smoke – Ashes – is $7000 shy of its targeted figure. So the pair are giving it a final push with a Bleeding Cool competition. If you pledge at least $30, getting a copy of the graphic novel, and then post a comment […]

Garth Ennis – When 2000AD Was The Future

This seems like as good a time as any to acknowledge a rather large debt. A creative one, to be precise. To what you might call a kind of great-great-grandfather once removed, whose bastard descendants include Preacher, Hitman, The Boys, Wormwood, The Pro, Kev, Barracuda, Dicks and more; whose barebones characterization, dark humour and intense […]