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Stray Bullets #30 cover by David Lapham

Stray Bullets #30 Review: Unfocused and Hard to Engage With

Lil’ B and Boris are sent to Harry Creeper’s School for the Reforming Arts, a school packed to the brim with underaged offenders who have to spend their days here learning to be a better part of society. Unfortunately, the principal doesn’t particularly like Lil’ B and quickly recruits one of their older students to […]

Exclusive Preview Of The Strain: Mister Quinlan — Vampire Hunter #5

Dark Horse has sent us an exclusive first look at The Strain: Mister Quinlan – Vampire Hunter #5. The book is by David Lapham, Edgar Salazar and Keith Champagne and concludes the origin tale of Quinlan. What goes better than Vampire and Ancient Rome? It’s like chocolate and peanut butter. THE STRAIN: MISTER QUINLAN–VAMPIRE HUNTER […]

SDCC ’15: Image Comics – Where Creators Own Reality With David Lapham, Ed Brisson, Kelly Sue De Connick, Sina Grace, and Brandon Montclare(UPDATE)

David Brothers introduced panelists David Lapham, Ed Brisson, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Sina Grace, and Brandon Montclare. Brothers immediately began the panel praising Genius from Top Cow, about a young girl—who happens to be a military genius—uniting her neighborhood against the local authorities. “It’s very resonant if you follow the news,” Brothers said. “Even though it’s […]

Is This Comic The Inspiration For Marvel’s Daredevil Season 2?

Reports say that Marco Ramirez, one of the new showrunners for the second season of Marvel’s Daredevil, is referring to it as Daredevil Vs. Punisher. And with the casting of Jon Bernthal to play Frank Castle that would make sense. But what if what Ramirez is referring to is more than just an indication of […]

Crossed: Badlands Vol 12 Hits Shops This Week

Crossed, the post-apocalyptic world created by Garth Ennis, continues to grow and is one of the longest running horror comic on the market. With the twelfth volume of Crossed: Badlands, writer David Lapham tells a crime story set before and after the outbreak with art by Francisco Manna. The new collection is available in both […]





The Strain – A Panel By Frame Comparison Between The Comic And The Show

By Cameron Hatheway [*Obviously this is going to be a little spoilery for plot of The Strain so be warned!] Before there was a television show, there was a comic. And before there was a comic, there was a book trilogy. But since books are comics without pretty pictures, it wouldn’t make sense to compare […]


Avatar Press Full Solicitations For September 2014

We’ve got the Avatar Press full solicitations for September 2014 and there’s a lot of cool things. New trades for Uber, Gravel and Red Rover Charlie. David Lapham returns to Crossed: Badlands, we get the second issue of George R R Martin’s In The House Of The Worm plus the latest from God Is Dead, […]

Getting Hit By Two Stray Bullets At Once

Over an hour? We’ve had to wait well over a decade! And today we get two new Stray Bullets comics at once from David Lapham. The comic specialised in telling hard, human, crime dramas with bad people doing bad things, and occasionally good things just to put you on the wrong footing, good people being […]

A Comic Show – Secret Avengers Vs. Agents of Shield

  [youtube]http://youtu.be/DjPFpVW0Oj4[/youtube] Aaron Haaland, of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida writes: Hey Fandom! It’s me, Aaron, talking about new comics now! This is A Comic Show filmed in The Geek Easy! This week was have some more All New Marvel Now’s like Secret Avengers, Batman’s Dark City finale, and a it’s like Christmas for […]

Versatile Horror Master David Lapham’s Latest Collection

David Lapham is one of the most versatile creators in comics. He’s won an Eisner Award for his creator-owned series Stray Bullets and received critical acclaim for his work on Detective Comics. He started as a penciler for Valiant comics in 1990 and twenty years later he took over Crossed from Garth Ennis without missing […]

Avatar Press Solicitation – Caligula: Heart Of Rome TPB

The second volume in David Lapham’s Caligula series is available to order from the new Previews Catalogue. In describing the series back in December, Lapham said: “We find out that there’s some pretty sick things going on through the underbelly of Rome.  Caligula was destroyed but the demon within’ him lives on and has found a new […]


Avatar Plug Of The Week: Crossed: Badlands #22

David Lapham and Miguel Ruiz bring us a continuing tale of the Badlands: Amanda survives by keeping the uninfected at a distance even when they are within reach of intimacy. Now she’s fallen in with three truly insane survivors and has to ride the wave of lunacy to escape. But as her own crushing personal […]

Avatar Plug of the Week: A Dan Fine Day

For fans of David Lapham‘s Dan the Unharmable, issue #9 arrives in stores today. If you don’t know Dan, you’re in luck… as the Dan the Unharmable Vol. 1 TP also arrives today, collecting the first six issues of this cult-favorite crime noir series.