We make a regular practice at ComicsAlliance of spotlighting particular artists or specific bodies of work, but because cartoonists, illustrators and their fans share countless numbers of great images on sites like Flickr, Tumblr, DeviantArt and seemingly infinite art blogs that we've created Best Art Ever (This Week), a weekly depository for just some of the pieces of especially compelling artwork that we come across in our regular travels across the Web. Some of it's new, some of it's old, some of it's created by working professionals, some of it's created by future stars, some of it's created by talented fans, and some of it's endearingly silly. All of it's awesome.
In stores next Wednesday is Prophet #34, the latest issue of writer Brandon Graham's celebrated revival of the series from Rob Liefeld's Extreme Studios. Graham is once again joined by artist Simon Roy on this issue, which continues the story of New Father Prophet. Having made his return t
We didn't realize when we set out to list our favorite comic books of 2012 that it had been such a fun year to be a fan of the medium that we all love so much. The last twelve months offered readers a wide variety of work ranging from the most crowd-pleasing superhero epics to the most idiosyncratic of indies; the return of much missed mangaka and the emergence of exciting new talent; a new crowd-sponsored visibility for self-publishing; and the ascension of the fan artist from bedroom dreamer to Tumblr tycoon. It was a busy a
On sale this week from Image Comics is the second issue of Brandon Graham's Multiple Warheads: Alphabet to Infinity, a comic whose only thing in common with the rest of the week's new releases is that it's printed on paper. Illustrated by Graham in
On sale now from Image Comics is Multiple Warheads: Alphabet to Infinity #1 by Brandon Graham. The book begins a new four-issue miniseries that sees the cartoonist (Prophet, King City) return to the scene of his cult favorite sci-fi project set in an irradiated fantasy version of Russia and starring the assassin Nura, organ smuggler Sexica, and her werewolf boyfriend Nikoli. The full-color Alphabet To Infinity will make an ideal introduction for those of you who've read our
For fans of the work of cartoonist Brandon Graham -- and, considering the success of King City, Multiple Warheads and Prophet, there's a lot of you -- here's some good news to brighten your Thursday: Next spring will see the release of Walrus, a collection of his little-seen sketches and comics from the past four years.The 112 page collection will be published by PictureBox Inc., and will feature "drawings and sketchbook comics spanning 2009-2012," acco