Declan Shalvey



The Sneakiest of Peeks Ahead at Marvel Comics #1001

Marvel Comics #1001 is out in three weeks. The sequel to Marvel Comics #1000, it continues the same overarching idea of an ongoing story by Al Ewing threaded through a litany one one page stories by the good and the great from Marvel Comics’ history. Currently that includes writers Al Ewing, Audrey Loeb, Jimmy Palmiotti, […]

Declan Shalvey and Gavin Fullerton’s New Graphic Novel, Bog Bodies, Announced at WorldCon

Announced at the Image Comics panel at WorldCon in Dublin, earlier today, an original graphic novel Bog Bodies, written by Declan Shalvey (Injection, Savage Town), artist Gavin Fullerton (Bags [Or A Story Thereof]), colorist Rebecca Nalty (Xena, Glow), letterer Clayton Cowles (Die, Savage Town), and editor Heather Antos from Image Comics in March 2020. Previously […]

Arthur Adams, Declan Shalvey and Ed McGuinness Get Marvel Monograph Volumes

Arthur Adams, Declan Shalvey and Ed McGuinness Get Marvel Monograph Volumes

We looked at a few Omnibus volumes Marvel Comics has lined up for 2020. And here’s a look at a few of the oversized paperback Marvel Monograph volumes, focusing on the art of a number of comic book creators for Marvel Comics. And this time out, that’s Arthur Adams, Declan Shalvey and Ed McGuinness. Marvel […]


Marvel Will Kill Off Old Man Logan in a 12-Part ‘Dead Man Logan’ Limited Series

Okay, these Wolverine death/return/death limited series are starting to get out of control! First, we had the original Death of Wolverine series in 2014, which was preceded by the Death of Wolverine storyline in the regular Wolverine book and which spawned two one-shots, two minis, and an ongoing series called Wolverines. To bring him back, we’ve had […]

Top and Bottom 5 Comics for June 13th, 2018: Hawkman Lives

We’v reached the end of another week, and it’s time to take stock! That means it’s time for the Top and Bottom 5 comics of June 13th, 2018. What will win? What will lose? What will get people mad at me? Let’s find out together! Winners 1. Hawkman #1 Hawkman #1 finally came out this week– […]

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Marvel Two-in-One Annual #1 Review: Journey to the Center of Doom

The Infamous Iron Man, aka Victor von Doom, and the Thing arrive on another Earth while Doom ruminates on his childhood. On this world, the two find a dead Reed Richards and a triumphant Doctor Doom. Before long, our Doom comes into conflict with this Doom, and, before the conflict goes too far, our Victor […]

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UCP Options Warren Ellis’s Injection for Television

Universal Cable Productions has optioned the ongoing comic series Injection for television. The Image Comics title that was first published in 2015, comes from Warren Ellis, Declan Shalvey and Jordie Bellaire. Injection tells the story of a special think-tank brought together by the British government for the sole purpose of theorizing about the future of […]

X-Men: Bland Design – An Unexpected Ending in Deadpool vs. Old Man Logan #5

Welcome to X-Men: Bland Design, the weekly multi-part recap column that answers the question: “What if Ed Piskor had no art skills, a juvenile sense of humor, and less classic material to work with?” This week there are five regular-priced X-Books on the stands, which will run you a total of 20 bucks to buy and, thanks to modern comic book […]

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Writer’s Commentary: Declan Shalvey Talks James Bond: M

Dynamite has sent us a writer’s commentary from Declan Shalvey on James Bond: M, a one-shot that is on shelves now. It has a cover by Shalvey and Jordie Bellaire and interiors by PJ Holden & Dearbhla Kelly. PAGE 1: Hey, this is a James Bond comic, I should open this up with a bombastic action sequence, […]

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X-Men: Bland Design – Deadpool vs. Old Man Logan #4

Welcome to Week 2 of our new ongoing column answering the question “What if Ed Piskor had no art skills, a juvenile sense of humor, and less classic material to work with?” That’s right, it’s, X-Men: Bland Design! This week there are five X-Books on the stands, which will cost you a total of $20 […]

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Report: Comic Book Creators to Make More Comics in 2018

Whenever a new year rolls around, comic book readers are faced with the unavoidable question: will this finally be the year that everyone just gives up on making comics? With the 2017 that Marvel had, we can’t say we’d blame them, but fear not — comics will continue to be created and published in 2018. […]

Declan Shalvey And PJ Holden Are Doing A James Bond: M One-Shot

Dynamite has just announced a new one-shot set in the James Bond universe from writer Declan Shalvey (Deadpool Vs. Old Man Logan, Savage Town) and artist PJ Holden (2000 AD, Judge Dredd). James Bond: M is a 40-page one-shot delving into the backstory of Bond’s superior, looking specifically at M’s time in the field and his […]

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Injection #14 Review: The Doctor Is A Black Irish Lesbian Now, And It Rules

Injection #14 released by Image Comics, written by Warren Ellis and with art by Declan Shalvey and Jordie Bellaire, continues the teams weird and twisted journey through British storytelling. Because that is what Injection is all about, really: British fiction. Ellis has discussed this idea before, but as each arc has focused on a different […]

Punisher #13 Review – Surprising Heart In A Problematic Character

Punisher #13 by Becky Cloonan, Kris Anka and Matt Wilson is a self-contained tale that contains a surprising amount of heart and also relatively bloodless for a Punisher story. Which for me is a good thing. Let me be straight-up here: I hate the Punisher. The whole concept of the character bugs me. That’s not […]


Who Is Batman’s Darth Vader? (All-Star SPOILERS)

There is plenty to unpack and talk about in today’s All-Star Batman #1. Least of all how much Scott Snyder has it in for Alfred. But the second story, featuring Duke Thomas and Batman with Declan Shalvey and Jordie Bellaire has this aside that’s reminiscent of Star Wars in a couple of ways. Firstly, “someone else” is reminiscent […]

NYCC ’15 – One Last Run Around

By Joe Glass One thing with reporting on NYCC, or any comic con really, is that you find yourself so busy running around to panels that you want to report on that you wind up missing a lot of the show in terms of the show floor and Artists Alley. In my case this time, […]

NYCC ’15: Image Comics: Where Creators Own Worlds

So much of a readers experience is based on how well the creators of comics handle world building. I’m sure you have a list of comics that transport you away from your everyday life to a fantastic unique world. Image Comics is an excellent publisher to rely on for that type of experience, so it […]