Writer Chris Roberson announced yesterday that he would seek no further work at DC Comics because of his concerns about the company's treatment of creators, though he intended to complete his planned work on the Fables spinoff Fairest. The professional fallout for his criticism of the publisher's ethics appears to have been swift, as Roberson posted
Former Superman writer and iZombie co-creator Chris Roberson announced last night on Twitter that the conclusion of iZombie marked his last work for DC Comics, citing concerns about the company's business practices and its treatment of creators, and noting his agreement with the recent CA piece by David Brothers on the subject. Roberson provided more details on his decision to ComicsAlliance in the
With 71 updates before we landed here at ComicsAlliance plus our corporate-sponsored installments, this week marks The 100th Episode of the War Rocket Ajax Podcast! To mark the occasion, hosts Chris Sims and Matt Wilson are joined by original co-host Eugene Ahn (AKA Adam Warrock), fan-favorite guests Curt Franklin and Chris Haley of Let's Be Friends Again, and special surprise guests Chris Roberson and Allison Baker! And you can listen to the whole show right here at ComicsAlliance!War Rocket Ajax #100: The 100th Episode Super Spectacular
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As is always the case when our friends from LBFA stop by, things are quick to go off the rails in a way that leads us
As the fourth and latest installment of Threadless' Comics-On Tees series, writer Chris Roberson (iZombie, Memorial) collaborates with artists Mike Allred, Colleen Coover, Chris Samnee, and Francesco Francavilla to create a collection of t-shirts entitled Monkey Around. The Comics-On Tees series (which debuted at San Diego Comic Con 2011) features a fusion of fashion, art, and comic narratives; each
Chris Roberson has been one of our favorite guests on the War Rocket Ajax podcast for years, and this week he returns to the show with artist Rich Ellis to talk about their new book for IDW, Memorial! Rich gives us the lowdown on a few secrets that he dropped into the panels, Chris reveals the shocking secret of whose voice a talking cat speaks with, and you can listen to the whole show right here at ComicsAlliance!War Rocket Ajax v.2, #28: Straight Clownin' with Chris Roberson and Rich E
On sale this week from IDW Publishing is the second issue of Memorial, the new creator-owned urban fantasy series by Eisner-nominated iZombie writer Chris Roberson and drawn by Rich Ellis with covers by the legendary Michael Kaluta. Exploring the rich landscape of myths and legends in a manner distinctly brighter than that of The Sa
On sale right now in comics shops and via DC Digital is iZombie #19, the latest issue of Chris Roberson and Michael Allred's cult hit Vertigo series about sexy zombie girl Gwen (who has to eat brains to keep from becoming a full-on unsexy zombie) and her variously dead or otherwise supernatural friends as they navigate an increasingly vibrant world of paranormal intrigue (and romance). The Eisner-nominated series is a consistent presence in ComicsAlliance's Don't Ask, Just Buy It! feature, and with the title now available "same day digital," Vertigo provided us with the preview to help e
On sale this week from IDW Publishing and DC Comics is the second issue of Star Trek/The Legion of Super-Heroes. Written by Chris Roberson (iZombie, Superman, Cinderella) and illustrated by Legion alumnus Jeffrey Moy, the the six-issue miniseries finds the DC heroes of the 30th century and the intrepid Enterprise crew of Gene Roddenberry's original television series trapped in the grim "mirror universe" version of the 23rd century, where there is only war. Kind of.
Click after the cut for a seven-page preview.Featuring covers by Phil Jimenez, Gabriel Rodriguez and
On sale now from IDW Publishing and DC Comics is the first issue of the oh-so-perfect yet never-in-a-million-years-expected crossover between the Legion of Super-Heroes and the original, classic era crew of Star Trek's U.S.S. Enterprise. Written by Chris Roberson (iZombie, Superman, Cinderella) and illus
Vertigo came to NYCC armed with a few announcements and plenty of updates this year, including news that many of its ongoing titles will accelerate its transition to a simultaneous digital and print release schedule beginning in November and continuing through 2012. The panel also