We’ve made no secret of our admiration for Black Hammer, the deconstructed superhero saga by Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston. Writer Lemire offers an off kilter view of a superteam that was transported to a strange dimension after they defeated their greatest menace in an epic, crossover worthy battle. Now they find themselves living on a […]
Sometimes a writer and artist click and stick together. Jeff Lemire and Andrea Sorrentino seem to be falling into that category, having done a run of Green Arrow at DC, a run of Old Man Logan at Marvel and now they’re off to Image for Gideon Falls. In GIDEON FALLS, the lives of a reclusive young man obsessed with a […]
§ Nice art: I love Jeff Lemire. I love Dean Ormston. I love Black Hammer. I also love Spanish artist David Rubín, who’s truly one of the most imaginative stylists working in comics today. So it is wonderful that CBR previewed Rubín’s character designs for Sherlock Frankenstein & The Legion of Evil, a Black Hammer […]
Announced today at the Dark Nights: Metal/Dark Matter panel, Eisner nominee Jeff Lemire will be making his return to DC Comics with The Terrifics, a team spinning out of the Metal event comprised of: Mr. Terrific, Plastic Man, Metamorpho and a character to be identified. Lemire’s appearance was a surprise addition to the panel focused […]
Dark Horse acquitted itself well in this year’s Eisners with 13 nominations.
For some reason, there’s just something powerful about stories that focus on what happens to champions after they vanish into obscurity.
Jeff Lemire has become quite a prolific comics creator since 2008. He’s largely devoted himself to the varying forms of genre fiction that comics offers, both his own creations, like Sweet Tooth or The Underwater Welder, and the classic characters of DC and Marvel, though sometimes his superhero work was defined by its quirkiness, like […]
With two ongoing series from Image, a new one just announced, a graphic novel from S&S coming in a month, and Black Hammer from Dark Horse, as well as recent work for Marvel and Valiant, you might say that Jeff Lemire is RED HOT. But he just got a little hotter, as his GN The Underwater […]
Valiant is starting the next Bloodshot series in September. Bloodshot Salvation will be written by Jeff Lemire with art by Lewis LaRosa & Mico Suayan. The twist for this series is that it’s going to be split into two timelines. LaRosa will be drawing the present day arc and Suayan will be drawing the future arc, […]
With this year’s Image Expo taken off the schedule due to Image’s move to Portland, the ECCC Image Panel was the scene of many announcements, including the concluding chapter of Matt Wagner’s 30+ years in the making Mage epic, and much more. So here’s the lowdown, cobbled together from various announcements: • Image Expo will […]