Robert Venditti has the last word on Valiant’s “Wrath of the Eternal Warrior”


Robert Venditti, the first writer to ever grace the 2012 relaunch of the Valiant Universe with his writing talent is taking on a publishing icon in the upcoming ongoing series from Valiant entitled Wrath of the Eternal Warrior. The comic spins out of the Valiant’s newest event called Book of Death. The author is set to explore the life […]

A Month Of Venturing Into the All-New, All-Different Marvel Universe: Recapping Week One


The weirdest thing happened in Marvel last week. The publisher’s landmark Secret Wars event has been delayed repeatedly, but Marvel is moving ahead as scheduled with their full line relauch, giving birth to the All-New, All-Different Marvel Universe. We at Comics Beat are dedicated to praising great comics, and with so many potential winners out there it […]

NYCC ’15: Howard the Duck and Squirrel Girl join forces to fight convention crime?


Marvel decided to round out their New York Comic-Con with a Women of Marvel panel where the publisher announced a two-issue crossover with Howard the Duck and Squirrel Girl, two rising humor titles defying the normal in the All-New, All-Different Marvel line. The cover debuting this afternoon depicts Howard the Duck in Squirrel Girl cosplay […]

NYCC ’15: Dark Horse Announces “Bird Boy” and “Action Cat” at All-Ages Panel


Saturday afternoon hosted Dark Horse’s All-Ages: Comics are for Everyone! panel where the publisher announced two new comics: Bird Boy and a new Aw Yeah Comics! story. Artist Annie Szabla has been creating comics since 2009 crafting her rich stories and incredible artwork. She is taking her acclaimed Bird Boy series and publishing it through Dark Horse […]

NYCC ’15: Artist Alley Under Siege


   According to folks texting me from the belly of the beast, NYCC security temporarily blocked entry to and attempted to evacuate Artists Alley as a result of overcrowding. There have been numberous reports of a bottleneck at the entry and restricted-to-no movement in the hallway. This sort of thing typically gives rise to confusion […]

NYCC ’15: Valiant Debuts new Shadowman Design in Ninjak #10


Valiant is debuting a new Shadowman design in the upcoming comic Ninjak #10 (launching Dec. 9) within the new arc for the series entitled ‘Operation: Deadside.’ Artist Clayton Henry crafted the new design. Matt Kindt is writing the upcoming comic that has interior illustration work from artist Doug Braithwaite. The story was revealed by CBR this […]