Opened with a keynote address by Publisher Eric Stephenson that emphasized personalities and relationships in the comic book scene, the first Image Comics Expo in Oakland, California, came with more major publishing announcements than we expected. Among the new creator-owned book
Included in Image Comics Publisher Eric Stephenson's keynote address at the Image Comics Expo in Oakland, California was the announcement of Mara, a new six-issue sci-fi/superhero miniseries created by Brian Wood and Ming Doyle. Featuring color art by Jordie Bellaire, Mara stars a teena
On sale now is Dark Horse Presents #8, the latest issue of Dark Horse's prestigious anthology series. Featuring no distracting advertisements, the 80-page book contains material by such reliably entertaining comics creators as: Neal Adams, Andi Watson, Al Gordon, MJ Butler, Beau Smith, Tony Puryear, Geof Darrow, Thomas Yeats, Mark Wheatley, Eduardo Barreto and Tony Puryear
Among the most high profile new releases for 2012 is Dark Horse's new Conan the Barbarian series, based on the work of Robert E. Howard. Launching in February, the book is written by Brian Wood and drawn by Becky Cloonan, whose work together on such titles as Demo, Channel Zero: Jennie One and Northlanders has me particularly excited for this new Conan comic.
Our exclusive preview of Conan the Barbarian #1 showed off Cloonan's lovely interio
We got a behind-the-scenes look at early art from Brian Wood (DMZ, Northlanders) and artist Becky Cloonan's (Demo, Pixu) upcoming Conan series back in October, and now, care of Dark Horse Comics, we have even more to show off from Conan the Barbarian #1. Scheduled for a February 8 release, the new ongoing series kicks off with an adaptation of Conan creator Robert E. Howard's Queen of the Black Coast adventure. Conan's at his thieving best i
Environmentalists -- and disaster movies -- have long been warning the public about the dangers of humankind's impact on the Earth, and in The Massive, the upcoming Dark Horse comic by Brian Wood and Kristan Donaldson (DMZ), those fears have become a terrible reality. Originally announced as a three-part ar
Marvel Comics let loose a few key announcements at Fan Expo Canada this weekend, including the news that Fred Van Lente and Kyle Hotz were teaming for the five-issue Destroyers series, that Brian Wood would be writing an unspecified project for Marvel in 2012, and that Van Lente, Greg Pak and Dale Eaglesham's Alpha Flight has been upgraded to an ongoing.As demonstrated by early teasers this past week, Destroyers will see