emma rios

Emma Rios' I.D. To Be Published As A $9.99 Graphic Novel

I.D. is a comic by Emma Rios, that's been serialised in the Island anthology, published through Image Comics. A dystopian tale that analyzes the conflict between perception and identity through the struggle of three people who consider a 'body transplant' as a solution to their lives. And in June, it's going to be collected and sold in […]

A Sneak Peek At Emma Rios' Pencils From Pretty Deadly Vol 2…

From the Milkfed newsletter that Kelly Sue DeConnick shares with her husband Matt Fraction, she talks about her books Bitch Planet and Pretty Deadly… I guess I should talk about some books, huh? BITCH PLANET 5 is at the printer!! FINALLY! Barring some unforeseen disaster, it'll be on shelves 9/9. And we've all saged our […]

Prettier Deadlier For 2015…

I know everyone is thinking about Christmas. But I'm thinking about Image Expo, held on January 8th. We know of one big Marvel creator making an Image Comics debut – though we have been asked not to spoil that particular surprise and I must have been in a good mood that day. We have also […]

Breaking Our Hearts One Leaf At A Time With Emma Rios

In Matt Fraction and Kelly Sue DeConnick's latest newsletter can learn much about tomorrow's Captain Marvel, the Avengers half marathon and much more. Oh and a seven page preview of Bitch Planet #1. You really should sign up. You'd have also seen this page from an upcoming issue of Pretty Deadly by DeConnick and Emma […]

Pop Culture Hounding Emma Rios, Alison Sampson & David Lafuente Live From DICE…With Drinks

By Chris Thompson [audio:http://popculturehound.net/podcast/PCHPodcastEpisode103.mp3] Following on from last week's episode 'live' at the pub with the hilarious Gerry Duggan (which you can still listen to here), this time I'm back with artists Emma Rios, Alison Sampson & David Lafuente for the insightful European Influence in American Comics panel from last weekend's Dublin International Comic Expo […]

Could Dan Mora Be The Next Emma Rios? A Look At Hexed #1, Out Today

This week, Boom! are relaunching Hexed, Michael Alan Nelson's (Day Men) series about a supernatural thief-for-hire nicknamed "Lucifer." The first series introduced American readers to artist Emma Rios, now the critically acclaimed artist on Pretty Deadly, and she has returned to do the main covers for the second series.   But could the new artist, Dan Mora, be about to become […]

How Long Will Pretty Deadly #2 Stay On Apple's ComiXology App?

Tonight, Orbital Comics had a signing with Emma Rios and, as a result, were given special dispensation to sell Pretty Deadly #2 early. So I picked up a copy on my way to the Alan Moore shindig. Video of that in the morning. Of late Apple has been rather prudish over certain comic books, for […]

A Preview Of Pretty Deadly #2. Go On Then, Rip This One Up.

If you can. Without damaging your screen. An advance look at Pretty Deadly #2 by Kelly Sue DeConnick and Emma Rios from Image Comics… out November 27th. "Gunfighters have it out with swords as the whole world burns. There will be blood, blood, blood."

Image Comics Pulls Pretty Deadly From Comics Ink (UPDATE)

Last night, Bleeding Cool ran the story of an allegation from Hannibal Tabu that the store manager of Los Angeles comic store Comics Ink ripped up a copy of I#1, the new Image comic book by Kelly Sue DeConnick and Emma Rios, over a perceived lack of quality in the comic. Image Comics took to […]

A Pretty Ripped Up Comic? (UPDATE)

In Hannibal Tabu's latest column, The Buy Pile, at CBR, he reported; The retailer at Comics Ink made the case that "Pretty Deadly" #1 has superseded "The Monarchy" as the worst comic ever. The case that was made was that this comic combined "psycho babble, [being] pretentious, bad writing and meandering." While it has only […]

Both Pretty Deadly #1 And Velvet #1 Sell Out Of Their 57,000 Print Runs

Two Image Comics launches for today, Pretty Deadly #1 by Kelly Sue DeConnick and Emma Rios, and Velvet #1 by Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting, have sold out of their 57,000 print runs, from Diamond Comic Distributors. Now, both books were made returnable if retailers ordered significant amounts, and this figure does not account for […]

Preview: Ed Brubaker And Steve Epting's Velvet #1.

  Out this Wednesday, from Image Comics, the teaming up again of Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting, last seen on Captain America, now taking their pulpy tones to… well… Paris. The year after I was born. With a rather what-if-Moneypenny-was-James-Bond vibe… It was probably the star announcement of Image Comics Expo this year. It's not […]