Valiant announces new X-O Manowar #1 for March with Kindt and five artists

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  As recently teased, one of Valiant’s flagship hero X-O Manowar is coming back in  a new #1 this March. As revealed in EW, the ongoing will be written by Matt Kindt (Divinity, Ninjak, Mind MGMT) with art by a rotating slate of artists including Tomas Giorello (4001 A.D.: War Mother, Bloodshot Reborn), Doug Braithwaite (Armor Hunters, Bloodshot U.S.A.), […]

Valiant reveals Harbingers Wars 2 is coming

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One of Valiant’s big fall releases is Harbinger Renegades  by Rafer Roberts and Darick Robertson, widely teased as “Jack Kirby’s Trainspotting.” But what you didn’t know until right now is that it will be kicking off a whole Harbinger Wars 2 event. It’s a follow up to Valiant’s first event, in 2013, the first Harbinger […]

NYCC ’16: Valiant Announces Live Action “Ninjak Vs. The Valiant Universe” Digital Video Series

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You’ve heard the same stories we have about Valiant fast-tracking their expansion into the world of live-action film.  Now we get to see another one of the projects. This would be the first project from Valiant’s new “Valiant Digital” unit.  Scheduled for a 6 episode run in late 2017 – I’m just going to go […]

How to get your portfolio reviewed by major editors at NYCC ’16

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Aspiring comic artists in the New York City area: dust off your portfolio. You can get your work reviewed by major editorial talent at NYCC today and tomorrow. You can also check out the new Wacom MobileStudioPro and win a Wacom Bamboo Spark.

Comixology announces Originals, new line of original digital comics

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At long last, ComiXology is kicking off a line of original digital comics. But rather than making it from whole cloth they’re partnering with Boom!, Valiant and the Harvey Kurtzman estate for this first run. So the results aren’t what you’d expect: an Adventure Time spin off; a high school version of the Valiant universe and […]

Nice Art: if you like dinosaurs you will like Lewis LaRosa’s work on SAVAGE from Valiant

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  There’s been a lot of buzz about Lewis LaRosa’s work on Savage, a new title that’s part of Valiant’s “The Future of Valiant’ line of original comics series. And now you can see why. The 4-issue mini series, written by B. Clay Moore and drawn by LaRosa and Clayton Henry, features one  of those […]

Milligan and Ryp’s Britannia #1 gets an advance second printing

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Looks like retailers and readers are starting to groove on some of Valiant’s new publishing efforts. Britannia #1, a  book about a Roman detective in 65 A.D. Britain by Peter Milligan (Detective Comics), Juan Jose Ryp (NINJAK) and Raul Allen has already sold out at the distributor level, and is getting a second printing. The first issue goes […]

Valiant teams wth Quidd for electronic collecitbles

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Collecting things is a dangerous passion here at Stately Beat Manor, and now there’s Quidd, a mobile platform that allows you to collect various cards, stickers and emojis. Franchises already available as colelctible “packs” include Star Trek, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Ghostbusters, Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Firefly, Bob’s Burgers, and more. Genius. And lets give […]