Image Comics celebrated its 20th birthday today, truly a milestone year in the life of an independent comics publisher. The company was founded on February 1, 1992 by Erik Larsen, Jim Lee, Rob Liefeld, Todd McFarlane, Whilce Portacio, Mark Silvestri and Jim Valentino as a means for those popular creators to produce and publish their own original work while retaining full ownership of their intellectual property.The original Image line included such memorable hits as Spawn, Youngblood and WildC.A.T.S., and the 20 years
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It's hard to believe it's already been four years since the release of the original The Darkness game, based on the long-running comic book series from Top Cow Productions about a mafia hitman in possession of an ancient, primal and astonishingly violent force. ComicsAlliance had a chance to get some h
In 1966, Bobby Seale and Huey P. Newton founded the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense to combat the astonishingly ruthless police brutality that affected their community in Oakland. The group took to the streets with a clear message: "If you are not going to protect us, we are going to protect ourselves." And
Guys and gals, let's be honest for a moment. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to become the bearer of the Witchblade? For some of you, I'm sure the answer is yes. But have you ever wondered what it would smell like to become the bearer of the Witchblade? I'm sure the affirmative answers have gone down significantly - which is too bad, since you're roughly three sniffs away from catching a whiff of Sara Pezzini's ancient power.
In a recent editorial at Newsarama, Top Cow Publisher Filip Sablick took a moment to remind everyone that Top Cow is a T&A comics publisher. No, wait -- he wanted to address the "preconception... that Top Cow only publishes 'T and A' comics."
This might lead you to believe that he is about to tell you about all of the non-T&
Boom! Studios and Top Cow Productions will soon be distributing their comics through Longbox, an online platform that aims to become the iTunes of comics. Single issues of comics -- both new and old -- will be available for download by PC, Mac, and Linux users for 99 cents each when the platform launches later this year, a significant discount from the $2
Top Cow Productions proudly announces the upcoming release of the new ongoing series starring The Darkness in December 2007. The Darkness #1 is slated for release on December 12th.
The new ongoing series will be wri
Our friends at top Cow have provided Comics Alliance with a 5 page preview of the new Madame Mirage #3.
Madame Mirage #3
(W) Paul Dini
(A) Kenneth Rocafort
(Cov) Kenneth Rocafort
Award-winning writer Paul Dini (DC's Countdown, Lost) and hot new talent Kenneth Rocafort (Hunter-Killer) answer the question - "Who is Madame Mirage?"
A locked room, two deadly adversaries, and one loaded gun between them. Madame Mirage finds herself in a life or death duel with ASI's most skilled assassin, and the
The Darkness #2
(W) Phil Hester
(A) Michael Broussard
(Cov) Dale Keown, Stjepan Sejic
Following the stunning events of the spectacular first issue, writer Phil Hester (DEEP SLEEPER, GREEN ARROW) and new talent Michael Broussard (UNHOLY UNION) introduce the sensual and mysterious Eve into the world of The Darkness! And as Jackie takes on the rebels he finds there may be more to them than meets the eye. Will Jackie's time in paradise be short liv
Our friends at Top Cow have provided Comics Alliance with a 5 page preview of the new The Necromancer: Pilot Season #1.
The Necromancer: Pilot Season #1
(W) Joshua Ortega
(A) Jonboy Meyers
(Cov) Francis Manapul
After the tragic and haunting events of The Necromancer Book I: Something In The Way, Abby van Alstine revisits her past, learns more about her strange connection to the Dark Age demon Mali, and encounters a monstrous creature that threatens to consumer her with its sickly evil. Original series writer Joshua Ortega (Frank Frazetta's Deat