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Amazon’s ‘Britannia’ Has Romans vs Druids; and Actually Works [Review]

There are few things more likely to induce almost automatic cringing these days as discovering historical drama series on one of the many streaming services. Films and television series alike have always taken prolific liberties with adapting stories of bygone eras. All one has to do is mention The CW’s Reign to induce facial-ticks in […]

The New Normal for Quantum and Woody and More in Valiant’s 8/28 Previews

After a few weeks of releasing just one book per week, Valiant Entertainment is stepping things up next week with three single issues hitting stores, including Britannia: Lost Eagles of Rome #2, Quantum and Woody! #9, and Shadowman #6. Check out previews for all three below: BRITANNIA: LOST EAGLES OF ROME #2 (of 4) Written […]

Britannia: Lost Eagles of Rome #1 cover by Cary Nord

Britannia: Lost Eagles of Rome #1 Review – Sherlock Holmes in Rome

Antonius Axia is a “detectionist,” the first investigative detective in the world. He lives during the reign of Emperor Nero in Ancient Rome. He has gotten by on working under Nero, but, after a legion goes missing in the Tottenwald forest in Germany, Antonius Axia is called to investigate all the way out in Germany. […]



harbinger wars 2 cover, Valiant Entertainment July 2018 Solicits

Search for Rome’s Lost Eagles in Valiant Entertainment’s July 2018 Solicits

Enter Britannia: Lost Eagles of Rome this July with creators Peter Milligan and Robert Gill. This comes through Valiant Entertainment along with their regular releases such as Ninja-K, X-O Manowar, an Archer and Armstrong collection, Shadowman, and Quantum and Woody. Full solicit details below. BRITANNIA: LOST EAGLES OF ROME #1 (of 4) Written by PETER MILLIGAN Art by ROBERT GILL Cover A by CARY NORD Cover B […]


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Prime Gives Us a First Look at Britannia with David Morrissey and Kelly Reilly

Prime has released a new trailer for Britannia, a British historical period drama from Jez Butterworth, Tom Butterworth, and James Richardson. The series will air on Sky Atlantic in the UK and Ireland, and will be available on Amazon Prime Video in the US. The 10-part series stars Kelly Reilly, David Morrissey, Zoë Wanamaker, Liana Cornell […]






Ryan Lee’s Process Art For Britannia #1 Variant Cover

Ryan Lee is doing variant cover for Valiant’s new series Britannia. It’s a unique series not only among the other Valiant titles, but across all of the comic shelves. The story follows Antonius Axia become the world’s first detective in 65 A.D. Ruled by the Fates. Manipulated by the Gods. Commanded by Caesar. In the year 65 […]

Valiant Unveils Custom CGC Label For Future Of Valiant

Valiant has unveiled a new custom CGC label featuring the characters from the Future Of Valiant. The label is drawn by Diego Bernard and is limited to only 500 pieces starting at the Baltimore Comic Con on September 2nd. The label will be an add-on feature when encapsulating any Valiant title. The cost of the […]

Britannia Pits The Supernatural Against The Ancient World’s First Detective

Britain’s first murder mystery continues as a roman legionary is sent to the furthest outpost of the Empire to solve the crime. Peter Milligan (X-Men) and Juan Jose Ryp (Ninjak) continue their new Valiant series Britannia. Dispatched to the remote outpost of Britannia by Rome’s highest power, the ancient world’s first detective – veteran legionary […]

Roman Empire Era Detective Series – First Look Inside Britannia

I think I may be looking forward to this series more than any other comic right now. It’s got a lot of things I like. Historical fiction, which reminds me of the HBO series Rome. Detective / mystery story which is always my thing. And artwork by Juan Jose Ryp, whose hyper-detailed art seems perfect […]


Milligan and Ryp’s Britannia Tells A Mystery On The Edges Of The Roman Empire

Part of the Future of Valiant initiative involves a new series by writer Peter Milligan (X-Static) and artist Juan Jose Ryp (Ninjak) called Britannia. It follows a decorated legionnaire who investigates reports of unnatural happenings at the farthest reaches of the Roman Empire, Britannia. In the time of Nero’s rule, Antonius Axia – the world’s […]

Our First Look At Valiant’s Britannia

The Free Comic Book Day volume by Valiant for May 7th leads into their 4001AD crossover event, Divinity II, Archer & Armstrong and a great double page spread of the state of the Valiant Universe right now. And then hits with the teases. Such as our first, best look at the much-teased new series Britannia, with […]