Ready For Their Close-Ups: 3 Super-Universes Ready For Your Screens

Ready For Their Close-Ups: 3 Super-Universes Ready For Your Screens

At this point, despite the occasional think pieces to the contrary, the continued successes of super-hero films and TV series indicate that stories of heroes vs. villains won’t be going anywhere anytime soon. But the bulk of the properties have largely been drawn from either Marvel or DC Comics. Though we’ve seen comic book properties successfully adapted from non-superhero sources recently (“The Walking Dead” and “Preacher” being among the most prominent), when it comes to…

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Crystal Takes Center Stage in ALL-NEW INHUMANS #1 from Marvel

Crystal Takes Center Stage in ALL-NEW INHUMANS #1 from Marvel

The comic book market is changing, with female demographics becoming a far more dominant force than was ever acknowledged in the past. With that in mind, Marvel’s decision to highlight Crystal as the front-person for their new Inhumans title is hardly a surprising one. Written by James Asmus and Charles Soule, the new All-New Inhumans title will feature art by Stefano Caselli and is set to hit stores in December. Will you be checking out…

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PREVIEWS: First Look at QUANTUM AND WOODY MUST DIE #1

PREVIEWS: First Look at QUANTUM AND WOODY MUST DIE #1

Fresh off of the success of Q2: Quantum and Woody Return, independent publisher Valiant Comics is launching Quantum and Woody Must Die, a new series focusing not on their world’s first super hero team, but on a new team of villains out to bring them down. Written by James Asmus, there couldn’t be a better choice for art on this title than Steve Lieber, the artist behind Marvel’s surprise hit The Superior Foes of Spider-Man….

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PREVIEW: The Delinquents #4 from Valiant Comics

PREVIEW: The Delinquents #4 from Valiant Comics

Valiant Comics has released a six-page preview of this month’s “Delinquents #4” from James Asmus and Fred Van Lente. The series, which teams up characters from Valiant mainstays Archer & Armstrong and Quantum & Woody, saw its debut in August, but has yet to crack Diamond’s top 300 titles. Will you be picking this up? Josh EpsteinJosh Epstein is the Publisher for the Capeless Crusader website. He’s a lifelong comic nerd, and “Superman” is the…

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ADVANCE REVIEW: “The Delinquents #1” Most Exciting Valiant Book This Year

ADVANCE REVIEW: “The Delinquents #1” Most Exciting Valiant Book This Year

Writers: James Asmus and Fred Van Lente Artist: Kano $3.99 Publisher: Valiant When word got out a short while back that Archer & Armstrong would be starring in their very own film, my initial reaction was both excitement and curiosity. Since the summer of Valiant in 2012, Archer & Armstrong has been my recommended Valiant title for new readers, despite stiff competition from the likes of Harbinger and Shadowman (not to mention Matt Kindt’s recent work on…

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MICROWAVE REVIEW: “Quantum and Woody #11″ Tastes Like Giving Up On Life, And It’s Delicious

MICROWAVE REVIEW: “Quantum and Woody #11″ Tastes Like Giving Up On Life, And It’s Delicious

Writer: James Asmus Artist: Wilfredo Torres Cover Artist: Wilfredo Torres, Kano Valiant Entertainment $3.99 Warning: SPOILERS for the issue follow. Quantum and Woody is one of the most consistently funny books out there, one that has actually made me laugh out loud. James Asmus has a sharp sense of humor that is quite bold and clever, and his crafting and use of characters and dialogue is well done throughout this issue as well.  The relationship between Eric and…

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Valiant Comics Preview: Quantum and Woody #1

Valiant Comics Preview: Quantum and Woody #1

Valiant is proud to present an advance preview of Quantum and Woody #1 – the FIRST ISSUE of an all-new ongoing series by fan favorite writer James Asmus (Thief of Thieves, Gambit, The End Times of Bram & Ben) and acclaimed artist Tom Fowler (Venom, Hulk: Season One)! Once upon a time, Eric and Woody Henderson were inseparable. Adopted brothers. Best friends. Brilliant minds. Years later, they are estranged siblings, petty rivals, and washed-up failures….

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