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Francesco Francavilla Announces ‘Black Beetle’ Sequel ‘Necrologue’ [SDCC 2013]
Francesco Francavilla Announces ‘Black Beetle’ Sequel ‘Necrologue’ [SDCC 2013]
One of our favorite releases of this year was Dark Horse's The Black Beetle: No Way Out. Written, drawn and colored by Francesco Francavilla, the book was an intravenous injection of all the artist's visual obsessions: pulp, mystery, noir, masked crime-fighters, vintage cinema and graphic design. Necrologue, Francavilla's follow-up to the acclaimed (especially by us) series adds another element to
Mondo’s Next Amazing Screen Print Is Francesco Francavilla’s ‘The Black Beetle’ [First Look]
Mondo’s Next Amazing Screen Print Is Francesco Francavilla’s ‘The Black Beetle’ [First Look]
As fetishists for both outstanding illustration and high quality collectibles, we're very pleased to learn that Mondo, the preeminent gallery and producer of original screen-printed posters based on film and television properties, has selected The Black Beetle as the subject of its next limited edition exclusive.
Dark Horse Superheroes: New Ongoings, Pulp Revivals and DC Refugees [Exclusive Art]
Dark Horse Superheroes: New Ongoings, Pulp Revivals and DC Refugees [Exclusive Art]
Dark Horse kicked off its Emerald City weekend with a panel dedicated to its new line of superhero characters, a push that turned out to be quite a bit more substantial than we initially thought. While the publisher had already released revivals of the Dark Horse-owned Ghost and X, the ancient pulp hero Captain Midnight and the original characters The Victories, the new year will see all of thos
Francesco Francavilla’s ‘Black Beetle’ #2: More of the Glorious Same [Preview]
Francesco Francavilla’s ‘Black Beetle’ #2: More of the Glorious Same [Preview]
On sale now from Dark Horse is Black Beetle: No Way Out #2, continuing cartoonist Francesco Francavilla's first long-form serial starring the eponymous costumed detective. A dedicated student of noir, pulp and superhero stylings as well as the work of classic masters like Joe Kubert and Will Eisner, Francavilla is a ComicsAlliance favorite who's synthesized with the Black Beetle a comic book that
Parting Shot: Dark Horse Teases ‘Black Beetle’ #2 With New Francesco Francavilla Art
Parting Shot: Dark Horse Teases ‘Black Beetle’ #2 With New Francesco Francavilla Art
Arriving in stores this past Wednesday was Black Beetle #1, the highly anticipated new miniseries from Francesco Francavilla, and it has been met with near universal acclaim. We've written substantially about both Francavilla and his new series -- about a pulp mystery hero in the fictional Colt City -- already, and Dark Horse Comics has now provided us with a teaser image for the upcoming issue #2
Read 10 Pages of ‘Black Beetle: No Way Out,’ Your New Favorite Adventure Comic
Read 10 Pages of ‘Black Beetle: No Way Out,’ Your New Favorite Adventure Comic
We've written many times about the uncommonly beautiful artwork of Francesco Francavilla -- whose stuff you've seen in Batman: The Black Mirror, Captain America and Black Widow and more than 70 cover illustrations in 2012 alone -- and as long as he keeps putting gorgeous new stuff out, we're never going to stop...
Francesco Francavilla’s ‘The Black Beetle: Night Shift’ is the Hottest Cape Comic You Can Buy This Week
Francesco Francavilla’s ‘The Black Beetle: Night Shift’ is the Hottest Cape Comic You Can Buy This Week
On sale tomorrow from Dark Horse is The Black Beetle: Night Shift #0, an uncommonly beautiful little comic book written, drawn and colored by Francesco Francavilla. Originally serialized in the pages of the similarly auspicious Dark Horse Presents anthology, The Black Beetle is the purest expression yet of Eisner-winning artist Francavilla's love for pulp, mystery, noir and superhero aesthetics, q
Dark Horse: Reissued Remender + New Oeming, Francavilla, Tobin, DeConnick, Noto & More
Dark Horse: Reissued Remender + New Oeming, Francavilla, Tobin, DeConnick, Noto & More
We already told you the great news about Dark Horse bringing Jeff Parker and Erica Moen's beloved Bucko webcomic to print, but the Oregon-based publisher came to Seattle's Emerald City Comicon with a few more cool announcements to make. Readers can look forward to brand new series Colder, an ongoing horror/crime from title writer Paul Tobin (Small Favors, Spider-Girl) and artist Juan Ferreyra (Rex