Dark Horse to published Muhammed Ali graphic novel by Titeux and Ameziane

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Dark Horse will be publishing an English language version of Muhammad Ali by writer Sybille Titeux and artist Amazing Ameziane, a graphic novel biography which was originally published in France. It looks spectacular, and an English version is quite welcome. Published for the first time in English, this critically acclaimed French graphic novel celebrates the […]

Leth and Levens bring Spell on Wheels to Dark Horse

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  Dark Horse has just announced a new five issue supernatural mini series, Spell on Wheels, by Kate Leth  (Adventure Time: Seeing Red, Patsy Walker, a.k.a. Hellcat!) and Megan Levens (Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10, Madame Frankenstein) with a cover by  Ming Doyle (Girl Over Paris, Constantine: The Hellblazer). IT debuts in October but you […]

Interview: “intelligent ca ca”, Chuck Palahniuk talks about his current storm of creativity

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It’s been quite a week for master purveyor of words and professional mind f**k*r Chuck Palahniuk. The off the wall comic book sequel Fight Club 2 has a collected edition in stores now. He’s in the final hours of a successful Kickstarter campaign to adapt his novel Lullaby to independent film. If that weren’t enough, he just announced a new […]

Dark Horse joins adult coloring book boom with Pahlaniuk, Avatar and Serenity

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The adult coloring book fad shows no signs of slowing down as pixel-addled adults seek solace in old fashioned hand-eye coordination. And Dark Horse is getting in on the act with a new line that debuts this fall. A previously announced Chuck Pahlaniuk coloring book will be joined by Avatar: The Last Airbender and Serenity will each get a coloring book with 45 pages of new artwork and thick paper that will stand up to the most punishing crayons.

Michael Martens leaves Dark Horse after 22 years

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Michael Martens, Dark Horse vp book trade sales is leaving effective September 1. His successor will be named during the ALA conference in June. “Twenty-two years after arriving at Dark Horse, I find myself thinking about all the things I still want to do in my life. Creative things, fun things, volunteer things. Things that […]

Van Jensen named first ever Comic Book Ambassador of the United States

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Here is a thing Donald Trump could not stop: the US has an actual Comic Book Ambassador, and that person is writer Van Jensen, who writes of his duties: A thing that is both unbelievable and true: I am the first-ever Comic Book Ambassador of the United States. I was asked by the U.S. Embassy […]