By Elicia SanchezBOOM! Studios announced this week the award-wining comic book publisher will be making their first appearance at popular Portland, Oregon comic convention Rose City Comic Con the weekend of September 20-21. Along with appearances by some popular BOOM! creators, the
By Cody MudgeWritten by: Greg Rucka Art by: Justin Greenwood and Ryan Hill Publisher: Oni Press $3.99 I’ll admit that Major League Soccer has lasted far longer in North America than I initially suspected. In fact, it appears that it’s here to
By Cody MudgeWritten by: Karl Bollers Art by: Clayton Henry and David Baron Published by: Valiant Comics $3.99 The names on the cover are “Archer” and “Armstrong,” but this book is all about the katana-wielding assassin Mary-Maria. Archer’s foster-sister takes center stage
By Elicia SanchezTo celebrate the release of their new indie comic titles, cartoonists Simon Hanselmann (Megahex, Fantagraphics Books), Michael DeForge (“Lose #6,” Koyama Press) and Patrick Kyle (Distance Mover, Koyama Press) are leaving their native Australia and Canada to head out on a
By Elicia SanchezValiant Entertainment announced this week that issue #1 of their brand new crossover series, The Delinquents has sold out at the distributor level. The Delinquents pairs (with pretty disastrous effects) already troubled duos Quantum and Woody with Archer and Armstrong.
By Joshua EpsteinAt this past weekend’s Baltimore Comic Con, the winners of the 26th Annual Harvey Awards were announced, and the results told us one thing for certain: we are living in the Indie Age of comics. From the outset, the field
By Elicia SanchezWant to earn your stripes as an honorary member of your favorite band of monster-fighting misfits? You’re in luck because BOOM! Studios have now made the Lumberjanes badges they debuted at San Diego Comic Con this year available for pre-order
By Joshua EpsteinIn a twist on the now-familiar artist’s editions of successful collections, publisher Image Comics will be releasing a 248-page hardcover compiling issues #121-126 of their most successful title of the last decade, featuring interior art comprised of the un-inked, unfinished
By Dave BuesingWriter: Caleb Monroe Artist: Mariano Navarro Publisher: Boom! Studios Comic books have a tendency to overdo magic. Whereas in our real world the pinnacle of magic can be something like David Blaine sticking a needle through his arm or adding
By Cody MudgeWritten by: James Tynion IV Art by: Michael Dialynas & Josan Gonzalez Published by: BOOM! Studios $3.99 “The Woods #5” serves as a great jumping on point for BOOM! Studios latest indie hit by James Tynion IV and Michael Dialynas.
By Lindsey BassWriter: Curt Pires Artist: Jason Copland $3.99 Publisher: Dark Horse Many dream of a life filled with fame and fortune and work their asses off in hope of achieving just that. It doesn’t happen for everyone. A small percentage of us
By Cody MudgeWritten by: Joshua Hale Fialkov Art by: Gabo Published by: Oni Press $3.99 After a surprising debut, The Life After is back with Joshua Hale Fialkov penning another zany issue that works quite well with mononym newcomer, the artist currently
By Elicia SanchezIf you are a collector of rare variant covers, more specifically a collector of the limited connecting covers series comic artist Joe Quinones has designed for BOOM! Studios‘ title Big Trouble in Little China, you may want to mark September
By Elicia SanchezLast Wednesday Dynamite Entertainment launched their new “DRM-Free” (DRM stands for Digital Rights Management) digital comic program in which some of their more popular titles are now available for direct day-of download. The selection as of launch day on
By Elicia SanchezAfter announcing last October they had partnered with 20th Century Fox to create feature films based off their popular comic titles, BOOM! Studios has announced they have recently partnered with Fox TV to bring certain comic titles to the small