Valiant gets into the splashy announcement game with #VALIANTSUMMIT 2016


The game for comics news announcements has been seriously upped in recent years, with Image Expo and the DC Rebirth live streaming, Marvel press conferences and the like and Valiant is getting into the game with #VALIANTSUMMIT 2016, a live event and Periscope livestream set for Tuesday May 17th at the Upright Citizen’s Brigade in […]

Valiant teases Deathmate for Summer


Details coming at C2E2. The first Deathmate is a famous – or perhaps infamous – 90s crossover event that was the Zenith of the Chromium era, a crossover between Valiant and Image that gave birth to a rockstar creator tour even as the book itself was plagued by blown deadlines. Creators included Bob Layton, Barry Windsor-Smith, […]

Valiant going all in at C2E2 with panels, parties, beverages


The major convention circuit kicks off next week (!!!) with C2E2 in Chicago, and Valiant is going in in a big way with convention-only exclusives, signings, programming, panels, and the debut of the ARCHER & ARMSTRONG AMERICAN PALE ALE with Arcade Brewery.  Some highlights: § TA&A: THE ADVENTURES OF ARCHER & ARMSTRONG #1 C2E2 EXCLUSIVE VARIANT […]

First look: Faith #2 and how Valiant got a viral hit


Valiant Comics relaunched as a publisher in 2012, and they’ve certainly done most things right since then, putting out quality comics with high level talent, and reaching out to fans on all levels—as the support for CEO Dinesh Shamdasani in our Person of the Year voting shows. They’ve gotten attention for relaunches of long running […]

Interview: Jody Houser on Revolutionizing the Meaning of Heroism in Valiant’s FAITH


In the 2015 superhero comics landscape, Valiant’s Faith stands alone. As someone who doesn’t fit traditional standards of beauty when it comes to BMI, she’s a hero I can relate to on more than one level. Thankfully, Valiant is offering readers the chance to catch up with Faith in a brand new mini-series written by Jody […]

Interview: Writer Rafer Roberts on Mashing Up Indie and Superheroes in “A&A,” the New Archer and Armstrong Ongoing


Comic Book author Rafer Roberts is best known for his independent work on titles like Plastic Farm. Now, he is making his Valiant debut, partnering with the publisher’s exclusive artist David Lafuente to pen next installment to A&A, a brand new Archer & Armstrong ongoing series.  He takes the reigns on the characters from Archer and Armstrong writer Fred Van Lente. In anticipation […]

A Bloody Little Buddy Returns in BLOODSHOT REBORN 2016 ANNUAL #1


Valiant comics is known for special one-off issues with #0’s, anniversaries and even annuals. Author Jeff Lemire (Teen Titans: Earth One) is teaming up with critically acclaimed artist Kano (Daredevil) as the publisher continues the tradition with a special 64-page annual formally titled; Bloodshot Reborn 2016 Annual #1. Ray Fawkes (Gotham by Midnight,) Michel Fiffe (Copra,) Benjamin […]

Lost in the Infinite Satchel: A&A: ARCHER & ARMSTRONG #1 Preview


Valiant is getting ready to launch the next ongoing series starring Archer and Armstrong with A&A: The Adventures of Archer & Armstrong #1. Rafer Roberts (Plastic Farm) is working on the story alongside a Valiant Exclusive artist, David Lafuente (Ultimate: Spider-Man). The first story arc for the new series, entitled “In The Bag,” sees Archer […]