Valiant Launches Fan Art Contest for Valiant Vanquished Season 2

Valiant Launches Fan Art Contest for Valiant Vanquished Season 2

  Valiant Comics wants to bring fans into the Valiant Universe in a whole new way, by way of Valiant Vanquished. The New York-based independent comic book publisher announced a fan art contest earlier today. Valiant Universe is the publisher’s tabletop role-playing game, select adventures in which are featured in live-streaming episodes of Valiant Vanquished. The series was co-created by Valiant and Twitch. For the contest, Valiant is giving fans the opportunity to submit art…

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Battle Chasers Has Returned!

Battle Chasers Has Returned!

Between 1998 and 2001, Joe Madureira released his own creator-owned comic series named Battle Chasers which was published by WildStorm Comics under its Cliffhanger imprint until the series moved to Image Comics in 2001. Even though it was considered one of the most popular American comic book series in the late 1990s, it suffered from some pretty extreme scheduling problems which caused only a total of nine issues to be produced in its four-year run. Even with its short run, Battle Chasers has…

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Dynamite Announces Miniseries Based on PATHFINDER Games

Dynamite Announces Miniseries Based on PATHFINDER Games

There is a lot of crossover between the comic book and gaming communities, something which independent comic book publisher Dynamite Entertainment is planning to take advantage of with Pathfinder: Hollow Mountain. The New Jersey-based imprint announced today that they had entered into a partnership with tabletop gaming company Paizo Inc. to release a six-issue miniseries based on the characters from the popular tabletop role-playing game. Paizo, which also publishes the broader Dungeons & Dragons series…

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ONI Partners with with Pinnacle for SIXTH GUN RPG

ONI Partners with with Pinnacle for SIXTH GUN RPG

In the world of geekdom, there’s a lot of crossover between the comic book crowd and the gaming crowd. It looks like that’s something ONI Press is banking on with their latest move on Sixth Gun. Today, the Portland-based independent comic book publisher announced that they would be partnering with tabletop gaming company Pinnacle Games to develop and release a role-playing game based on the hit comic book series from writer Cullen Bunn. In order…

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Microwave Reviews: Image November

Microwave Reviews: Image November

Image has a big week coming up on Wednesday with the release of multiple heavy hitters. Here’s a little breakdown of recent books that are a guaranteed quality pick-up. The first two are old favorites, but the others are still new and make for a perfect addition to your weekly pull list. “Saga #16”: The latest issue of Saga opens up with some political commentary and an inside look at the social issues Landfall aligns itself with….

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