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Valiant Reveals Details and Artwork From New Rai Series

First announced during the Diamond Retailer Lunch at San Diego Comic-Con, Valiant Entertainment is launching a new Rai series in November, from the creative team of Dan Abnett and Juan José Ryp. And in a press release today, Valiant revealed more details as well as interior artwork from the first five issues of the comic. […]

Nancy in Hell #1 cover by Ariel Olivetti

Nancy in Hell #1 Review: Trashy, Bloody Goodness

Nancy is still in Hell and still tearing a bloody swath through the realm with her chainsaw. She finds a helpful traveler to giver her a ride, but even he proves to be as monstrous as everything else in this place. She is being chased by the mysterious Spooks, the FBI-like operators within Hell. They […]

Ninja-K #8 cover by Tonci Zonjic

Ninja-K #8 Review: Big Superhero Team Smackdown

Ninja-K, Livewire, Punk Mambo, and Dr. Mist are free-falling out of Ging-R, who is incapacitated. They manage to land safely, but they are immediately confronted by the Jonin, Ultimo, Kostiy the Deathless, and Linton March. The fight begins immediately, but Ninja-K and Livewire still have their missions. They need to destroy the Jonin's facility and […]

Ninja-K #7 cover by Tonci Zonjic

Ninja-K #7 Advance Review: Some Pre-Harbinger Wars 2 Team-Up Action

Ninja-K awakens back at MI-6 with Livewire and Neville. Neville tells Colin King that he needs to gather some allies before going back to Mexico and facing the Jonin and his allies. To this end, Ninja-K and Livewire are sent to meet Dr. Mirage and Punk Mambo. Ninja-K #7 still has its weird villainization of […]

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 […]

Comic Book Wins and Losses April 11th, 2018: Sorting Out the New Series'

We're going to start this installment with a bit of housekeeping for those who, for whatever reason, follow my exploits here on Bleeding Cool. For those not interested, which is completely understandable, you can just start at the list below. I've been working on getting into a schedule–practically since I started on here about 10 […]

Ninja-K #6 cover by Tonci Zonjic

Ninja-K #6 Review: Convaluted Set-Up Leads to Concerning Questions

Ninja-K is sent to round up is back-up ninja from a mysterious location outside Mexico City. Little does Colin know that his replacement has met up with the Jonin, former trainer of the MI-6's Ninja Progamme. On top of that, numerous other dangerous rogues are lurking in the outskirts of Mexico City. Ninja-K #6 kicks […]

A New Cinema Purgatorio in Avatar Press June 2018 Solicits

Alan Moore has done a lot of work with Avatar Press, Bleeding Cool's parent company. They are reprinting a number of his works, including Another Suburban Romance and Light of Thy Countenance. Cinema Purgatorio continues, another Moore project, and Crossed Plus 100 Mimic rolls on. All of this is coming out in June. Details below. APR181346 CROSSED PLUS 100 MIMIC #4 (MR) (W) […]

Valiant Entertainment June 2018 Solicits

Harbinger Wars II Rages on and X-O Manowar Joins the Fight: Valiant Entertainment June 2018 Solicits

Matt Kindt and Trevor Hairsine's Harbinger Wars II sees X-O Manowar join the battle, and Daniel Kibblesmith and Derek Charm see Valiant High continue its semester. All of that, plus Shadowman, Ninja-K, and Bloodshot: Salvation. Valiant Entertainment is bringing these out this June. Details below. HARBINGER WARS 2 #2 (of 4) Written by MATT KINDT Art by TOMÁS GIORELLO Cover A by J.G. JONES Cover B by MICO […]

Ninja-K #4 cover by Cafu and Andrew Dalhouse

Ninja-K #4 (Late) Review: Character Insight and an Awesome Cast Addition

Ninja-K pays a visit to the retired Ninja-G. She is suspicious at first, as she went to a lot of trouble to get off the radar. After some convincing, she reveals what she knows about MI-6's Acclimation Bureau. In doing so, we get an extended look at Ninja-G's own history with the MI-6, her personal […]

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 […]

Shadowman Vs Ninjak – A Huge Preview Of Ninja #13

It's been building to this since Ninjak and Punk Mambo made the trip over to Deadside… Shadowman vs Ninjak. Jack Boniface went missing for some time before resurfacing as Magpie, hell bent on taking over Deadside… can Colin King bring him back over to the side of good. Can Ninjak rescue Shadowman or will Valiant […]

Prelude To Labyrinth Starts In Wrath Of The Eternal Warrior #5

We have an advanced preview for Wrath of the Eternal Warrior #5, the first of a two-issue Prelude to Labyrinth. Written by Robert Venditti and drawn by Juan Jose Ryp, the story sets up the 4-part Labyrinth arch that begins in May as the Eternal Warrior takes his first steps out of Hell…and into the […]