Dark Horse Brings More Big Video Games to Comics

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Dark Horse Comics announce two new stories from the world of gaming.

E3 2015 Hands On: MIRROR’S EDGE CATALYST, Parkour Got an Upgrade

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Get ready to shatter the City of Glass in Mirror’s Edge: Catalyst.

Nine editors promoted at Dark Horse

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Dark Horse’s book trade sales are up 30% in three years and to celebrate, they’re promoting nine editorsCalvin Reid reports. The moves include the promotion to senior editor of Dave Marshall, who will oversee such series as Mass Effect, Avatar Last Airbender, World of Warcraft. Philip Simon has also been promoted to senior editor and […]

Simon Cowell’s Syco Entertainment to co-produce The Fifth Beatle

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Okay one more comics-to-movies announcement for the day, and this one is pretty unsurprising—ever since Tony-winning producer Vivek J. Tiwary wrote The Fifth Beatle, a powerful biography of Beatles manager Brian Epstein, it seemed destined for the big screen. With outstanding art by Andrew Robinson and Kyle Baker, the book is not only an Eisner […]

Advance Review: Is Fight Club 2 a Cash In or a Cash Cow?

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There are many layers of irony to the mere existence of Fight Club 2.  The original novel, beneath its hyper-masculine exterior, is a critique of traditional masculinity and mass-market consumerism.  It reinforces the notion that there is something wrong with capitalist America even as it undercuts the validity of Project Mayhem’s response to those ills.  […]

Dark Horse July 2015 Coming Attractions: Barb Wire #1, Unseen Frank Frazetta,The New Deal and more

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Dark Horse’s July comics previews are out and here they are with Mignola, Kindt, the return of Barb Wire, The New Deal, a new graphic novel by Jonathan Case, the collected Astro Boy, the final book of Oh My Goddess and MORE. I haven’t really looked at the Dark Horse line in a while, and they are putting out some good stuff.

Review: Archie Gets to the Choppa in Archie vs. Predator #1

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Comics most famous ginger takes on the Predator.

Interview: Andrew MacLean and the Savage World of Apocalyptigirl: An Aria for the Endtimes

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Andrew MacLean sat down with Comics Beat to talk comics, cats, and post-apocalyptica.

Emerald City news round-up: 10 new titles from Dark Horse, Mouse Guard and more

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Here’s a quick round-up of new projects from Boom, IDW, Dark Horse and Valiant, including new stuff by Eric Powell, David Petersen, Jen Wang, and many many more.

ECCC ’15: You Absolutely Talk About Fight Club 2

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A lot of Dark Horse Comics were announced yesterday with opening day at Emerald City Comic Con, but probably none more anticipated than the one we already knew about, Fight Club 2. Saturday morning, Emerald City opened with an hour long discussion dedicated to the upcoming comic form sequel. On the panel: Artist Cameron Stewart, cover artist […]

Review: Past Aways Needs A Wilson

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Past Aways proves time travel is more a curse than a gift.

Advance Review- Rebels #1 gives new meaning to “Live Free or Die”

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  Story: Brian Wood Art: Andrea Mutti Colors: Jordie Bellaire Letters: Jared K. Fletcher New Hampshire’s state motto, “Live Free or Die,” has always captivated me.  It’s raw and aggressive.  It’s frenetic and energetic in a way that captures the revolutionary feel of a newborn nation struggling to find its footing.  While Breaking Bad may […]

Legendary Dark Horse editor Diana Schutz is retiring

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[Photo via Comicvine] After 25 years working on some of the most seminal comics of the era with many of the greatest creators, Diana Schutz is retiring on Friday, as announced in a talk with CBR’s Josie Campbell. Schutz is truly one of the legends of the business, a consummate professional, a visionary editor, and, […]

Books A Million Selling Variants Online and Getting DC from Diamond

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This may well spoil things for people trying to flip variants on eBay, but it looks like Books A Million will let you order (and pre-order) variant covers off their website.  And it looks like they’re expanding how many different publishers they’re getting variants from:

Sundowners, The Ghost Fleet, and Resurrectionists continue as Digital First Comics

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Dark Horse is turning their distribution model inside out for three of their low selling series. Sundowners, The Ghost Fleet, and Resurrectionists are all shifting to digital first comics for sale on the Dark Horse application. Graphic novels will be available, but only after the stories finish their digital runs. These titles are all creator-owned series and […]

Jonathan Case gets into the Depression with The New Deal

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A graphic novel set in the Great Depression era New York, exploring capers at a hotel. SOUNDS GOOD, right? when it’s by Jonathan Case (Green River Killer, Dear Creature) it’s even better. The New Deal will debut from Dark Horse in September. It’s very exciting to see Big Five publishers like Dark Horse putting out […]