In the past few years the manga industry has experienced upheaval, to put it lightly. A number of seemingly unconnected, but pressing, issues have turned into a perfect storm of sudden, dramatic change. Onli
Printed bad guys are doomed. Starting this December, the brother team of writer Malachai and artist Ethan Nicolle are taking their explosively popular hero Axe Cop beyond the Web with a printed collection of its online material, followed by an all-new, full-color three-issue miniseries due Spring 2011 from Dark Horse Comics.
Over a decade ago, Mark Hamill wrote a screenplay about how media had become more exploitative and sensational, and how people obsessed with fame were more susceptible to exploitation. Movie studios weren't interested, but it had a superhero in it -- The Black Pearl -- so Dark Horse Comics made it into a five-issue limited comic book series of the same name. In 1
Emerald City Comic-Con kicks off this weekend in Seattle, and for those of you planning to attend, Dark Horse Comics will be giving away limited edition lithographs from Star Wars, Usagi Yojimbo, Abe Sapien, The Goon, and Ghost. And all you have
At Dark Horse Comics it seems to be all about baby steps
The award-winning Perry Bible Fellowship comic strip features bitingly sarcastic representations of themes that include religion, sexuality, war, science fiction, suicide, violence, and death. The comics explore the irony of reality (or the reality of irony) in a dark and farcical manner through
ALIENS OMNIBUS VOLUME 2
On sale Dec. 12
FC, 448 pages
TPB, 6" x 9"
Many humans have died horribly at the claws of the Alien. The surface of Earth has been devastated to cleanse the beasts from our world. But the commercial value of this scourge has never been
No new comics until Thursday this week because of the holiday. I always forget about that and go into my comic store on Wednesday looking for new stuff. I also came into work on Memorial Day and sat down at my computer before I realized that nobody else was in the office. I
One of the most successful and best-loved fantasy comics series comes to life in three new striking busts from Dark Horse!
Without question one of the most successful fantasy comic book series of the last thirty years is Elfquest by Wendy and Richard Pini.
A sprawling saga with hundreds o