“Moonstruck” Creators Respond to Controversy Around Chaykin’s “Divided States of Hysteria”

“Moonstruck” Creators Respond to Controversy Around Chaykin’s “Divided States of Hysteria”

As the controversy around Howard Chaykin‘s “The Divided States of Hysteria” continues to reverberate throughout the comics’ industry, the creators of another Image Comics book, “Moonstruck,” have released a statement on their reaction to the series, the firestorm, and their feelings about working with Image. The statement from Grace Ellis, Shae Beagle and Laurenn McCubbin offers more than rebuke, with several proactive suggestions on how Image and comics can be more considerate in the future. Howard Chaykin…

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Image Announces “Moonstruck” from “Lumberjanes” Creator Grace Ellis!

Image Announces “Moonstruck” from “Lumberjanes” Creator Grace Ellis!

Image Comics announced today a new series from “Lumberjanes” creator Grace Ellis; Moonstruck. Featuring art by newcomer Shae Beagle, “Moonstruck” is set in a world not unlike our own, except that magical creatures straight out of myth and folklore exist alongside humanity, trying to hold down jobs, maintain relationships and lead average everyday lives. Moonstruck follows Julie, your average everyday barista leading your average everyday life; trying to succeed at her job, maybe getting a…

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