§ Nice Art: Kat Fajardo won the 2017 Emerging Talent Award at CxC (Cartoon Crossroads Columbus) this weekend, Fajardo is best known for editing the La Raza Anthology and her own Gringa and Bandida comics, but she’s busy with other anthologies and illustration work (above) as well. Congratulations! Previous winners of the award were Katie Skelly and Kevin Czap. […]
Frank Miller had a chat with Vulture’s Abraham Riesman about a new project. Something he describes in terms of being the Superman version of Batman: Year One. It’s a little hard to know what to make of that. Remember, Batman: Year One was not over-the-top. These days we tend to think of Miller in terms of Dark Knight […]
Revealed today by Entertainment Weekly, the long talked-about prequel to Frank Miller’s 300, told from the Persian perspective, will finally see print next year from Dark Horse. Xerxes: The Fall of the House of Darius and the Rise of Alexander, which focuses on the Persian emperor Xerxes, whose armies invaded Greece in the fifth century BC, […]
As part of Will Eisner Week, celebrating the life and career of the visionary comic creator, 100 Years of Genius: The Life and Legacy of Will Eisner, a conversation between frequent comic creators Frank Miller and Klaus Janson was held this week at the SVA Theater. Known for their past critically acclaimed and celebrated […]
It was to be a big weekend for Stan Lee at the Big Apple Con. In addition to his usual signings and VIP meetups he was to have officiated at the wedding of showrunner Michael Carbonaro and model Nina Martinez. However a health issue has forced the 94-year-old icon to bow out, as announced on Instagram and […]
NICE ART! Dark Horse has been having a little Geof Darrow renaissance with a new Shaolin Cowboy mini series and now, Lead Poisoning: The Pencil Art of Geof Darrow, an oversized hardcover collection of Darrow’s dazzling, yes I said dazzling, pencils. The 128 page book will come out just in time for the San Diego Comic Con […]
Earlier today it was announced that Dark Horse is bringing back Geoff Darrow’s Shaolin Cowboy in a four issue mini series, The Shaolin Cowboy: Who’ll Stop the Reign? continues the epic saga of one man’s onslaught. Darrow will write and draw as usual and Dave Stewart will provide colors.
Frank Miller will be at New York Comic Con promoting his projects for both Dark Horse and DC, appearing on a DC panel on Thursday and a signing on Saturday. Miller has been quite the world traveller of late, making con appearances all over the world while also drawing up a storm, so I expect he’ll […]
It was quite a gathering of comics talent for last night’s Suicide Squad premiere in New York. The crew gathered for the above photo before hand, including many creators who had a hand in various characters from the film. From left to right: Geoff Johns, Jimmy Palmiotti, Misty Lee (in the back), Amanda Conner (wearing […]
Greetings, sales charts fans! It’s time once again to look at DC’s sales figures.