This whole Comic-Con is going to be about the last hold-outs to the comics format getting in on the fun isn’t it? Slayer is joining other musical acts with their very own comic, based on their new Repentless album and videos. It was announced back in May that Slayer would be playing a concert at Comic-Con (at the House of […]
What started at Dark Horse Comics with Hellboy has now branched out into tons of well-loved characters in the Mignolaverse. One of the most fun to read has been the adventures of pulp hero Lobster Johnson. Recently, readers were treated to the start of a new action and suspense filled tale chronicling the characters past in Lobster […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, 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 […]