Madefire’s made another content acquisition. They have announced that Dark Horse graphic novels are joining the digital platform. With DC, Image and Marvel digital tpbs all getting added recently, Madefire’s getting to have a fairly comprehensive set of publishers and material. The glaring holes would seem to be Marvel’s single issues (still exclusive to the […]
It’s time to take a look at the sales distribution charts of Image and the other independent publishers for October. Standard disclaimers: The numbers are based on the Diamond sales charts as estimated by the very reliable John Jackson Miller. These charts are pretty accurate for U.S. Direct Market sales with the following caveats: 1) you […]
In early 2018, Sony PlayStation brings back one of its pillar characters, Kratos, in a brand new series of adventures. God Of War will hit consoles early next year and naturally, the orbiting tie-in merchandise includes an introspective look at the game’s beautiful new art style. Dark Horse Comics is partnering with the studio to bring […]
Every now and then, Comixology has a bunch of good sales overlapping at once. And right now is one of those times. They want to separate you from your money and they’re offering some lovely carrots to hit the buy button right now. Some recommendations in order of expiration: Expiring Monday 11/13: The key buy […]
Comics Beat talks to author and super fun dinner guest (we believe) Chuck Palahniuk about his new novella/coloring book.
What’s Halloween without a little Mike Mignola? This year Mignola’s been working on Mr. Higgins Comes Home, a graphic novel which he’s writing and Warwick Johnson-Cadwell is illustrating. It concerns some vampire hunters, a sad werewolf and the undead. Mignola’s using the old Hammer horror films as his starting point for this send up of the […]
Ann Nocenti talks to The Beat about her career in comics and launching the sci-fi political thriller The Seeds with artist David Aja for the Dark Horses’ newly minted Berger Books imprint.
We’ve made no secret of our admiration for Black Hammer, the deconstructed superhero saga by Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston. Writer Lemire offers an off kilter view of a superteam that was transported to a strange dimension after they defeated their greatest menace in an epic, crossover worthy battle. Now they find themselves living on a […]
Kate Leth talks to The Beat about her self-made beginnings and transition to licensed work, which led to her current series Spell on Wheels for Dark Horse.
The Once and Future Queen Vol. 1 Written by D.J. Kirkbride and Adam P. Knave Illustrated by Nick Brokenshire Letters and Logo Design by Frank Cvetkovic Published by Dark Horse After wrapping up the ongoing Amelia Cole series, the creative team of D.J. Kirkbride, Adam P. Knave and Nick Brokenshire are back for a new ongoing […]