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Jill Gerber Joins Lion Forge as Director of Education Outreach and Collections

Lion Forge has hired Jill Gerber as Director of Education Outreach and Collections, a press release revealed today. The publisher touted its own reputation as "one of comics publishing's most forward-thinking companies", which seems fair considering how smart an idea it is to hire someone to focus on getting Lion Forge comics into classrooms, where […]

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Lion Forge Joins the CBLDF

Lion Forge has joined the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund as a corporate partner, the company revealed in a press release Thursday. Like all the best steamy romances, the press release announcing the new coupling touted Lion Forge's commitment to "Comics for Everyone" and a "focus on comics publishing across all age groups," as well […]

little tails, Voltron Legendary Defender Vol. 3 Begins: Lion Forge July 2018 Solicits

Voltron Legendary Defender Vol. 3 Begins: Lion Forge July 2018 Solicits

The Lion Forge solicits are available now with their usual promising cavalcade of Catalyst Prime titles, new graphic novels, as well as Encounter, Wrapped Up, and Infinity 8. Plus, Voltron Legendary Defender Vol. 3 begins! Unfortunately, their covers are not yet ready with the exception of Little Tales of the Forest. Here is that cover. It is quite pretty. Here are the proper […]

Lion Forge Plots the Next Phase of Catalyst Prime, Starting with Quincredible

We got a taste of Lion Forge's plans for its Catalyst Prime superhero universe on Thursday at the Diamond Retailer Summit. As announced there, Lion Forge co-founders Carl Reed and David Steward II will take the reigns as Editorial Directors of the line, and with it come a number of creative team changes, some of which […]

Lots of Changes at Lion Forge and Catalyst Prime, from the Diamond Retailer Summit

Lots of announcements were packed into the Lion Forge presentation at the Diamond Retailer Summit dinner. Lion Forge Co-Founders Dave Steward II (CEO) and Karl Reed (CCO) will be the new Executive Editors of the company's Catalyst Prime superhero imprint. "We want to give new authentic voices to different age ranges of a particular generation." […]

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Cellies and Mae Vol. 2 Launch in Lion Forge June 2018 Solicits

The second volume of Gene Ha's Mae commences, its first volume is released in a collected edition, and Joe Flood and Dave Scheidt kick off a new series called Cellies, all from Lion Forge this June. Full solicit text below. APR181631 MAE TP VOL 01 (W/A/CA) Gene Ha Mae's beloved older sister Abbie has been missing for years. But no one could have […]

Enchanted Chest, Oothar the Blue, and Wormwood Saga Collections: Lion Forge May 2018 Solicits

Enchanted Chest and Oothar the Blue are released in hardcover releases, and Wormwood Saga Vol. 1 gets a release. Plus, the Catalyst Prime family of titles continue their superhero packed-action. All this comes courtesy of Lion Forge's May 2018 solicits. More details below. CATALYST PRIME ACCELL #10 MAR181763 (W) Joe Casey (A) Damion Scott, Robert Campanella, Sigmund Torre (CA) ChrisCross, Paul Mounts […]


Gene Ha's Mae Comes to Lion Forge with New Series

Lion Forge will publish Gene Ha's Mae in a new series, as well as publishing the first volume, according to a press release sent out by the company. The news was announced at ComicsPRO today prior to the press release. "I'm so proud for Mae to join Lion Forge, and to add editor Andrea Colvin […]

Lion Forge and Madefire Sitting in a Tree, K-I-S-S-I-N-G…

Lion Forge is the latest publisher to bring its digital library to Madefire, according to a press release sent out by the publisher today. All of the Lion Forge comics currently available digitally, including the Catalyst Prime universe, Voltron Legendary Defender, Andre the Giant: Closer to Heaven, and more. New issues will be available each […]

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Distinguishing Squirrels from Tacos: Lion Forge April 2018 Solicits

Graphic novels Algeria is Beautiful Like America, a comic about discovering one's ancestry, and This is a Taco, which will help you tell the difference between a squirrel and a taco, are coming out courtesy of Lion Forge this April. Plus, new issues of their Catalyst Prime family of comics are being offered. Details below. ALGERIA IS BEAUTIFUL LIKE AMERICA HC […]

FCBD Wor World Saga Preview, New Series Infinty 8 and Eternity, and MorLion Forge March 2018 Solicit

Worm World Saga gets a preview issue for Free Comic Book Day 2018. New series Infinity 8, from creators Lewis Trondheim, Zep, and Dominique Bertail, and Eternity, from creators Art Baltazar, Franco, and Chris Giarusso. Graphic novel Puerto Rico Strong, by creators Vita Ayala, Rosa Colon, and Naomi Franquiz, and Lost Path, from creator Amelie Flechais, get releases. Voltron: Legendary Defender Vol. 3 kicks off. Plus, the Catalyst Prime family of books continues with creators such as the talented David […]

Black Comix Returns Through Lion Forge February 2018 Solicits

This February, Lion Forge is bringing back Black Comix Returns, which is the follow up to the discontinued 2010 artbook. It includes writers and artists such as David Walker, Sanford Greene, Ron Wimberly, and Ashley A. Woods. This comes from writer/artist John Jennings. Plus, the Catalyst Prime universe continues its run, and Jazz Maynard starts its second volume. BLACK COMIX RETURNS HC (C: 0-0-1) (W) […]

Lion Forge To Publish Hazel Newlevant's Debut OGN About White Privilege, "No Ivy League"

Publisher Lion Forge announced via press release today plans to publish No Ivy League, the debut graphic novel by Lion Forge editor and Ignatz award winning creator Hazel Newlevant. The plan was actually stealth-announced in the press release when Newlevant was hired as associate editor earlier this month, but the new release contains more information […]

Lion Forge Acquires Its Own Comic Book Website: Heidi MacDonald's The Beat

Following in the footsteps of other proud symbiotic relationships between publishers and comic book websites such as Avatar Press and Bleeding Cool, Fantagraphics and The Comics Journal, or Marvel and Comic Book Resources, publisher Lion Forge has acquired, colloquially known as The Beat, the longtime home of premiere comics journalist and frenemy of Bleeding Cool Heidi […]

Amy Chu, Joe Casey, Sanford Greene, And Other Talent: Lion Forge January 2018 Solicits

Lion Forge is rocking their output with their Catalyst Prime series of titles, with work from Power Man and Iron Fists' Sanford Greene. Plus, comics talent like Joe Casey (Avengers: The Origin, Fantastic Four, Iron Man) and Amy Chu (Poison Ivy).  CATALYST PRIME: ACCELL #7 Writer: Joe Casey Artist: Damion Scott Cover Artist: Chriscross After taking a beating from the mercenary Midnight Blue, […]

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'Dinosaucers', 'Wormworld Saga', 'Upgrade Soul' Join Lion Forge Lineup

Announced at New York Comic Con this weekend, publisher Lion Forge is adding three new titles to its publishing lineup: Dinosaucers by Michael Uslan and Andrew Pepoy, Wormworld Saga by Daniel Lieske, and Upgrade Soul by Ezra Clayton Daniels. First up is Dinosaucers, based on a 1980s cartoon produced by DiC Entertainment, which you may remember as the company that […]

Titan, Lion Forge, And Fantagraphics Join Hoopla Digital Comics For Libraries

Ahead of San Diego Comic Con, hoopla digital has announced deals with three comic book publishers to bring their digital offerings to patrons of over 950 public library systems in North America. Titan Comics, Lion Forge, and Fantagraphics have all signed on, joining DC Comics, Dark Horse, Image, Archie, and others in hoopla's library of […]