Dynamite & Halfbrick to Release Series Based on “Fruit Ninja” Mobile Game

Dynamite & Halfbrick to Release Series Based on “Fruit Ninja” Mobile Game

Dynamite Entertainment, in partnership with game development company Halfbrick, announced today plans to release a new series based on the hugely popular and successful mobile game Fruit Ninja. The series will be written by Eisner and Harvey nominee Nate Cosby (“Cow Boy,” “Buddy Cops,” “Jim Henson’s The Storyteller”)  with art by Scott Brown (“Nightfall”) and Ruairi Coleman (“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Amazing Adventures”). Per the press release from Dynamite, the series will revolve around the Fruit…

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Dynamite Reveals “James Bond: Moneypenny” Creative Team

Dynamite Reveals “James Bond: Moneypenny” Creative Team

Dynamite Entertainment has revealed the creative team for the first ever comic title dedicated to 007’s faithful support staff, Miss Moneypenny. The publisher revealed yesterday that the James Bond: Moneypenny One-Shot will be written by acclaimed writer Jody Houser, the first time a woman has written the Bond universe in the comics medium. The one-shot sees Moneypenny assigned to a routine protection assignment that soon becomes more than she initially bargained for as she uncovers…

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Valiant Teams Up with Vans Warped Tour

Valiant Teams Up with Vans Warped Tour

Comics and music are set to collide at select locations of the long-running rock festival, Warped Tour. While the festival runs all summer in over 40 spots throughout the country, Valiant and their stable of creators are appearing on the following dates: June 16, 2017 Seattle, WA July 8, 2017 Wantagh, NY July 9, 2017 Hartford, CT August 5, 2017 San Diego, CA August 6, 2017 Pomona, CA In addition to giveaways, merchandise and a…

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Hope For the Day: Valiant and Threadless Join Forces for Mental Health Awareness

Hope For the Day: Valiant and Threadless Join Forces for Mental Health Awareness

This May marks the 68th annual Mental Health Awareness Month, a time to offer recognition and encouragement to the millions of Americans who live with a mental illness. To help increase this awareness, Valiant and Threadless are teaming up to offer a selection of limited-edition T-shirts featuring the comic publisher’s popular and ground-breaking character Faith. The shirts feature the artwork of Kevin Wada and all proceeds from their sale will go to Hope for the…

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Image Announces New Bitch Planet Series Coming This June

Image Announces New Bitch Planet Series Coming This June

Image Comics announced today that this summer will see the launch of Bitch Planet: Triple Feature, an anthology series set within the world of acclaimed series Bitch Planet. A team of young up and coming creators will tackle subjects and characters ripped from the world of the hit main title created by Kelly Sue DeConnick and Valentine De Landro. In the press release, DeConnick stated that the tonal focus of the series will be, like the…

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Comic Con International Names 2017 Eisner Award Judges 

Comic Con International Names 2017 Eisner Award Judges 

Press Release Comic-Con International is proud to announce that the judging panel has been named for the 2017 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards. This blue-ribbon committee will select the nominations to appear on the Eisner Awards ballot. This year’s judges are: Alan Campbell Alan Campbell is a longtime member of the Comic-Con International Board of Directors and has been involved in putting on the San Diego Comic-Con and related events for over 30 years. He…

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IDW Publishing To Open Portland Office with Woodworks Imprint

IDW Publishing To Open Portland Office with Woodworks Imprint

VP of Marketing Dirk Wood To Spearhead Operations, Start New Imprint San Diego, CA (December 8, 2016) – IDW Publishing is headed to Portland, Oregon! While the company’s main base of operations will remain in San Diego, IDW is officially branching out to the burgeoning comic book scene in Portland, establishing a beachhead for its new phase of development, headed up by VP of Marketing, Dirk Wood. Wood will serve as Creative Director for Woodworks,…

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Valiant’s HARBINGER RENEGADE #1 Posts Advance Sell-Out of 46,000 Print Run, Immediately Returns to Press

Valiant’s HARBINGER RENEGADE #1 Posts Advance Sell-Out of 46,000 Print Run, Immediately Returns to Press

More than a week before it hits stores, one of the fall’s most anticipated first issues is already on track to become one of the biggest comic book debuts of 2016 from any independent publisher! Valiant is proud to announce that HARBINGER RENEGADE #1 – the FIRST ISSUE of the ALL-NEW ONGOING SERIES by multiple Harvey Award nominee Rafer Roberts (Plastic Farm) and superstar artist Darick Robertson (Transmetroplitan, The Boys) – has sold out of…

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DARK HORSE: “World of Tanks: Roll Out!” Issue 3 Advances to comic book stores and digital today

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MILWAUKIE, Ore., (Dec. 7, 2016)—The third issue of World of Tanks: Roll Out is available in comic book shops across North America, Australia, and Europe as of today. Digital editions of the issue can also be purchased directly from Dark Horse Digital. Wargaming’s tale of tank combat after the invasion of Normandy continues in Issue 3’s “Kindergarten.” The intrepid crew of British tankers gets a brief respite from the mayhem of battle…

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