Rachel Deering



Natasha Alterici’s Lesbian Viking Comic Heathen Returns in June with New Artist

Heathen, the Vault comic book by Natasha Alterici is returning this June with a new artist, Ashley Woods, after a year and a half away. The comic, which is also in development as a movie, sees queer protagonist Aydis on a quest to end the oppressive patriarchal reign of Odin alongside Valkyrie Brynhild and talking horse Saga. No […]

Dark Horse Publishes Margaret Atwood’s Second Comic, For The Secret Loves Of Geek Girls

Dark Horse Comics has only just announced that they are publishing Margaret Atwood‘s first comic book, Angel Catbird. Well, now they are publishing another, a contribution to The Secret Life Of Geek Girls, recently successfully Kickstartered. The Secret Loves of Geek Girls anthology is written for the geek girl who wants information and stories on […]

Impressive Art Experimentation For The Fox: Preview Fox Hunt #4 Out This Week

Right. Wow. Well, I’ve been reading Dean Haspiel’s work for a few years now, and recently interviewed him for an upcoming issue of Bleeding Cool Magazine (#18) where he talks about his indie work and the evolution of his career in comics, but I’ve been convinced for awhile that what I see him doing in […]

Where In The World Is Sabrina, The Teenage Witch #2?

It was launched in a flurry of publicity off the back of Afterlife With Archie. Issue 1 of The Chilling Tales Of Sabrina, Teenage Witch was a hit in October and November 8th’s issue 2 was eagerly awaited, promising the secret history her enemy, Madam Satan, and a rather racy scene, considering the publisher. But now it is January […]

Swag! HeroesCon Edition

I’ve just returned from Heroes Con in Charlotte, North Carolina this weekend, one of the most comics creator-driven cons in the country, and my swag was such that I had to climb on a chair to take this aerial shot. So, we have the Skottie Young designed t-shirt for the con, a sticker for Heroes […]


Spotlight On ComiXology Submit – Zootrope, The Reservoir, Los Muertos

Every week, there is quite a selection of new comics available that have been added to ComiXology via their creator-owned Submit platform, and here at Bleeding Cool we’re taking a moment to point out some of the titles that have caught our attention this time around that you might find as wacky or as intriguing […]



Interview: Rachel Deering Talks In the Dark, Crowdfunding and Horror

Alasdair Stuart writes; Rachel Deering wears a lot of hats. She’s part of the team who produce the Amelia Cole comics from Monkeybrain, has her own horror series, Anathema and is in the final stages of bringing In The Dark into land. A huge horror anthology filled with some amazing creative talent, it’s Kickstarter campaign […]

A Horrorthology Kickstarter With Justin Jordan, Tradd Moore, Cullen Bunn, Tim Seeley, Tom Taylor, Marguerite Bennett, James Tynion, Valerie D’Orazio And More – Oh And Rachel Deering

You’ll know the names. Mostly mid-level comic creators working for Marvel, DC, Image, Dark Horse, IDW and the likes. But they all have loyal fanbases. And they are all contributing to a new anthology of horror comics, twenty creative teams, two hundred and fifty pages and an introduction from Scott Snyder, funded by Kickstarter. Which […]

Review: Amelia Cole and the Unknown World TPB

Alasdair Stuart writes; Monkeybrain have, in just over a year, proved themselves to be one of the most interesting companies on the market. Not only is their line up diverse (Kids’ action comics! A sequel to A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court! Contemporary supernatural fiction! Super villain black comedy! Two fisted science adventure!) their […]

Amelia Cole And The Final Order Cut Off Date

Alasdair Stuart writes; I’ve enjoyed, and continue to enjoy, every book Monkeybrain Comics puts out. It’s a ridiculously diverse stable of titles, from crime to medieval science fiction and they’re all worth checking out. For those of you who are still hesitant about digital, the first wave of Monkeybrain books are starting to hit print, […]

Five Things About Amelia Cole And The Hidden War

Alasdair Stuart writes; Amelia Cole and the Hidden War is two issues old, and the changes from volume 1, Amelia Cole and the Unknown World, are all paying off. Amelia is now the city Protector, her predecessor is in the military and everything has settled down. Or has it? Well no, obviously, because otherwise that […]

Anathema, From One To Three Of Six

Alasdair Stuart writes; Anathema opens with a witch being burned. It’s one of those images which is instantly recognizable, the grim, hunched woods, the blazing pyre, the screaming woman and the black, rook-like figures of the Priests intoning the crimes she’s burning for. It’s familiar ground, after all Hammer spent so much time in these […]

Love, Death And Anathema: An Interview With Rachel Deering

Alasdair Stuart writes; I was introduced to Rachel Deering‘s work through Amelia Cole and the Unknown World (Amelia Cole and the Hidden War starting in May, folks!). I was impressed, because, as I’ve said more than once, the Amelia Cole team are amongst the most talented people working in comics today. I was even more […]