Eternal Warrior, Dr. Mirage and X-O Manowar #50: News from the #ValiantSummit

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The #ValiantSummit just wrapped, where the publisher announced a whole bunch of new titles and announcements from Valiant Entertainment’s comic book line in a live setting. One of the first and biggest announcements was X-O Manowar #50, a landmark achievement in publishing giving the current state of the industry. The issue will feature the writing talents of […]

Valiant and Twitter team to livestream announcements next week

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Valiant is getting in on the Bay Area comics announcements train with an event next Tuesday that will be live streamed via Periscope Twitter’s live streaming app straight from Twitter HQ. #ValiantSummit, as is hashtagged will feature Robert Venditti (BOOK OF DEATH, X-O MANOWAR), Jen Van Meter (THE DEATH-DEFYING DR. MIRAGE), Valiant CEO & Chief […]

HeroesCon Interview: Comic Blitz App Offers Netflix Experience for Comics

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by Harper W. Harris On Saturday, I got the chance to speak with Jordan Plosky, founder of Comic Blitz, a new comic app that operates much like Marvel Unlimited, only not just limited to Marvel. Although the company has only Valiant and Dynamite on board at this stage, they have plans to announce many more […]

Divinity II Establishes Abram Adams status as “one of the next great heroes in the Valiant Universe”

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With the final installment of Valiant’s Divinity mini-series shipping in stores today, the publisher has announced that the marquee hero is going to be relaunching in another mini-series. Divinity II will feature the same creative team of Matt Kindt and Trevor Hairsine as the two continue to flesh out the story of Divinity, a hero living in the […]

X-O Manowar is “blending character drama and widescreen action” for Exodus

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X-O Manowar has been an instrument of war over the past 30+ issues that has seen Aric of Dacia dismember and kill others with the X-O suit of armor. Then, he started to change. As a king of his Visigoth people that are once again reunited — Aric was thrust into a survival role, and […]

Valiant and Sony teaming up for five films with Bloodshot and Harbinger

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Valiant Comics Entertainment has been teasing a big media announcement for ages and WHOOP there it is: A five picture deal with Sony for films involving Bloodshot and Harbinger and a crossover called Harbinger Wars. And it’s being overseen by the guys behind The Fast and the Furious franchise. Zowie!

With Marvel and DC locked up at Disney and WB, other studios are looking to get in on the lucrative comic book movie train…and Valiant has got a diesel express straight to the screen.

A bunch of top level filmmakers are involved:

Warren Simons on Bloodshot Reborn and Reinventing a 90’s Icon

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In the wake of the premiere event series The Valiant came this week’s Bloodshot Reborn #1. The storyline published by Valiant comics gave Bloodshot an entirely new status quota that see’s the character questioning his own humanity. The series with art from Mico Suayan and writing from Jeff Lemire chronicled the complicated new mindset on […]

Nice Art: Behold Valiant Previews Featuring Ninjak, Divinity, and Ivar

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Valiant has just debuted a brand new round of previews from some of their biggest and best books. First up is Ninjak #1, which contained a solid debut with incredibly smart writing and art from Matt Kindt, Clay Mann, and Butch Guice. The story revealed Colin King hunting down a group of individuals on assignment from MI-6, wasting […]

Celebrate 25 Years of Valiant With an Anniversary Convention Tour

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Ladies and Gentlemen we are officially in convention season! After celebrating Emerald City Comicon last weekend, it’s already time for WonderCon! Luckily Valiant is headed to the Anaheim Convention Center to take part in the festivities alongside comics fandom. The publisher is bringing along a few giveaways and prizes to the upcoming event. A tease […]

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: Valiant opens the Book of Death

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Valiant has just revealed a brand new event at Emerald City Comic Con following up Armor Hunters entitled Book of Death. The following image drawn by Robert Gill was sent as a press release. With a 25th Anniversary, the publisher is looking to celebrate their line including the old and new versions of the company. The image teases a […]

A Tale of Three Kings: Ninjak #1 Review

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Book 1 Writer: Matt Kindt Artist: Clay Mann Inker: Seth Mann Colorist: Ulises Arreola Letterer: Dave Sharpe The Lost Files Writer: Matt Kindt Artist: Butch Guice Colorist: Ulises Arreola Letterer: Dave Sharpe Ninjak #1 by Matt Kindt is the ongoing series that you’ve wanted ever since Valiant first relaunched in 2012. The highly sought after British […]

Valiant lands nine-figure deal with Chinese entertainment company for movies and more

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Valiant Entertainment is partnering up with Chinese-based distribution company DMG Entertainment to bring Valiant characters to the big screen, according to a report from The New York Times. The deal is described as a nine-figure investment geared at creating films for global audiences as well as animation, theme parks, and merchandise.

Bendis Bombs Away: Ultimate Spidey is Ending + Meet the Guardians of Knowhere

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Brian Michael Bendis took delight in toying with the poor internet this afternoon with a few ‘Bendis bombs.’ The first was a little surprising; Photo: FRIDAY BOMB DROP EXCLUSIVE! first look at the very last issue of Miles Morales by David Marquez… http://t.co/nwaHbe1p9D The writer announced that Miles Morales: Ultimate Spider-Man is officially coming to an end in […]

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:

Nice Art: Guice’s Ninjak: The Lost Files Art is Covered in Espionage tinged Delight

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In comics we usually put a spotlight on the writers of storylines, however, Butch Guice is the star of this article. The artist’s excellent linework and shading add an extra layer to the story of Ninjak with Ninjak: The Lost Files. The tale is the second feature in the upcoming Ninjak ongoing series debuting from Valiant Entertainment. […]