SDCC ’15: Jonathan Hickman to Write AND Illustrate His Next Comic

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Jonathan Hickman announced that he would return to double duty on his next book, writing and drawing the whole affair.  As someone who was inspired by his unique sense of design in The Nightly News, this is very good news.

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SDCC ’15: Image Comics: Where Creators Own Process

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By Nick Eskey On July 9th at San Diego Comic-Con, the creators of comics “Eat of West” (Jonathan Hickman and Nick Dragotta) and “Invisible Republic” (Gabriel Hardman and Corrina Bechko) gathered on behalf of Image Comics. These comic writers and artists were present to discuss the processes that they use to create their perspective works. […]

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SDCC ’15 Hickman might not be Done With the Marvel Universe (Secret Wars Panel Recap)

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Friday kicked off Marvel’s Secret Wars panel that sported a presence from author Jonathan Hickman. With the announcement that the author planned on leaving/scaling back his Marvel work, this could be the last we see of Hickman from a very long time with an official Marvel presence. Included among the panelists was Marvel Executive Editor […]

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Review: Secret Wars #2 Is a Solid First Issue in Disguise

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Writer: Jonathan Hickman Artist: Esad Ribic Colors: Ive Svorcina Letters: Chris Eliopoulos • WHEN THE MARVEL UNIVERSE IS GONE, ALL THAT REMAINS IS BATTLEWORLD! • LEARN THE SECRETS OF THIS BRAVE NEW REALM IN THIS SPECIAL OVERSIZED ISSUE! Well folks…that’s how to write an event comic. Secret Wars #1 had so many plot threads to tie-up […]

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Review: The Dying & The Dead Confounds and Amazes With Dense First Issue

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eave it to a project helmed by Jonathan Hickman to be impeccably designed. The first issue of The Dying & The Dead brings together long-time collaborator Ryan Bodenheim as artist, colorist Michael Garland, and lettering duties by Rus Wooton for a whopping 60-page issue; and the sheer amount of information conveyed is akin to a freight train dropping from the sky at terminal velocity. In a good way, I assure you.

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Hickman Relaunches The Manhattan Projects and Takes a Marvel Break

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By: Alexander Jones Jonathan Hickman is going through a pretty massive career change. First up, he’s relaunching The Manhattan Projects with a new number one and title change, with The Manhattan Projects: The Sun Beyond The Stars #1. Expect the new #1 on March 11, 2015, along with Nick Pitarra on art with Jordie Bellaire on colors. […]

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Hickman & Bodenheim Bring ‘The Dying And The Dead’ To Image Surprising No One

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by Zachary Clemente “The last story of the Greatest Generation” Don’t let the semi-snarky headline fool you – I love me some Hickman Madness. Secret with artist Bodenheim was one of my favorite short series releases of the past two years and I adore both Manhattan Projects and East of West. Beyond his actual work, what really […]

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Events Done Right in Writer Jonathan Hickman and Company’s Infinity 6 [Review]

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By Jeffrey O. Gustafson Damn Events. Maybe it’s just a marketing term, but as I noted above, it’s a matter of scale. I’m sick of the term, and a little tired of the Events themselves, but Infinity is an Event by marketing and by definition. Going back to the cycle events that started in the […]

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NYCC ’13: The East of West Panel with Hickman and Dragotta

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By Jeffrey O. Gustafson Jonathan Hickman and Nick Dragotta, the co-creators of the hit Image series East of West, held a panel in front of a packed audience of appreciative fans Saturday at New York Comic Con. Image Comics’ Director of Business Development Ron Richards moderated the panel, with Dragotta showing up just as things […]

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NYCC ’13: Avengers World #1 from Hickman, Spencer, and Caselli

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The Avengers panel is currently going on in New York, and there’s all kinds of new stuff being announced – as is the wont of convention panels. Among them is the news that Jonathan Hickman, Nick Spencer and Stefano Caselli will be the creative team for a book called Avengers World.

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Marvel’s Second Wave is ‘All-New Marvel Now’, Starting with All-New Invaders

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In an interview with delightful hero Brian Truitt of USA Today, Marvel have unveiled the branding for their next wave of comics. Called All-New Marvel Now, the two launch books will be All-New Invaders by James Robinson and Steve Pugh; as well as Matt Fraction and Joe Madiurera’s Inhumans.

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Jonathan Hickman AND DI AMORIM Launch ‘God is Dead’

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The creative team of Jonathan Hickman and Di Amorim have announced a new six-issue series being published through Avatar starting this September. Called ‘God Is Dead’, the miniseries will apparently tell the story of what happens when gods return to current-day Earth and decide to remake it to be more in their image. The humans […]

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Matt Fraction and Jonathan Hickman to write for Da Vinci’s Demons

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David S. Goyer’s Starz TV series Da Vinci’s Demons has recently been confirmed as getting a second season, which has led the writer to bring in some new writers for his staff – namely, Matt Fraction and Jonathan Hickman, two of Marvel’s top writers. There’s long been a connection between TV and comics – Geoff […]

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Marvel Tell Us More About Infinity

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I’m not talking about the constantly-developing fifteen-page theoretical shadow-physics equation Jonathan Hickman emails every member of the comics press once weekly – this is the Infinity storyline which will start on Free Comic Book Day for Marvel. A story returning Thanos as a mainstay villain in the Marvel Universe, Infinity has been outlined a little more […]

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Marvel’s Free Comic Book Day Issue is INFINITY by Hickman and Cheung

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Free Comic Book Day is coming up, and Marvel have today revealed what their release is going to be – Infinity, by Jonathan Hickman and Jim Cheung. This looks like a prelude to the oft-rumoured cosmic event Marvel will be running in Autumn (why have just one event a year?). However, strangely enough there’s no […]

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First Look: Avengers #1

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Heres a peek at the new Jonathan Hickman/ Jerome Opena/Dean White Avengers #1, on sale 12/5/2012. Cover by Dustin Weaver.  

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