The new series of Ninjak, isn’t “Ninjak.” It’s “Ninja-K.” As in there’s a “Ninja-A” and a “Ninja-E.” November’s Ninja-K #1 has Ninjak/Ninja-K on the trail of […]
Today, DC Comics announced a new prestige three-issue bimonthly limited series called Mystik U. In a clear and brazen attempt to play to my biases, this prestige comic tells the story of a group of fashionable teenage magicians who discover the extent of their fantastic powers while redefining themselves as newly minted adults. Mystik U re-envisions classic characters […]
Evolution is set to debut in November with an oversized issue. The new horror series from Image/Skybound sports James Asmus, Joseph Keatinge, Christopher Sebela, and Joshua Williamson for writers with Joe Infurnari and Jordan Boyd on the art. The premise is three people notice that evolution has gone into overdrive and try to do something about it. […]
The 2017 Ignatz Award nominations have just been announced, and this years honorees are a solid mix of mainstream (March Book 3), indie (My Favorite Thing is Monsters) and micro-press/self-published (Carolyn Nowak, Sabin Cauldron). I draw no wider implications from the list except that comics 2017 artistically speaking are strong. Emil Ferris’s My Favorite Thing is Monsters – kind of the To Kill a Mockingbird of comics at this point – lead with three noms including Outstanding Artist, GN and Story.