The frantic game of musical chairs at various publisher continues as Joe Illidge – most recently at Lion Forge, but previously at DC and Milestone – has just been hired as Executive Editor at Valiant. Illidge will work closely with current editor-in-chief Warren Simons, who has tendered his resignation but will stay on board […]
The Lion Forge imprint will see creative team changes for all of its titles over the coming months.
Lighter than my Shadow; Katie Green’s graphic novel is a moving look at eating disorder and mental health
§ I have the sniffles so these bits will, perforce, be brief. Here's my ☘️BANSHEE☘️ redesign and the stream of me inking it https://t.co/Td94Q81pRP#Xmen #redesign #Banshee pic.twitter.com/ajTS1ByxDN — Declan Shalvey (@declanshalvey) March 15, 2018 § Tomorrow is St. Patricks Day and I won’t be kibbling, but here’s Irish cartoonist Declan Shalvey’s take on Irish superhero […]
For the non-Wednesday warriors looking to try something new, we look at a few titles debuting in stores this week and bring you the list of #1’s. March’s second week sees the best kids comics team around, Baltazar & Franco, bring something of a throwback to Lion Forge. Archie’s going from werewolf Jughead to Vampire […]
§ Nice Art: you can now separately order Emily Carroll’s Beneath the Dead Oak Tree, previously available as part of Short Box. Carroll is a modern master and this sound mighty tasty: Murder, decadence, cowardice, guilt, and aristocratic foxes in wigs all combine in this gorgeously poignant poem/folksong from Emily Carroll, about the futility and […]
This was the first drawing of Hellboy. pic.twitter.com/Njto2eR1aX — Mike Mignola (@artofmmignola) January 11, 2018 § Nice Art: From the archives, the first concept of Hellboy, including vulture. § Artist Chris Visions is undergoing a cornea transplant following the loss of vision in one eye. Newsarama has the news but Visions has more about his struggle […]
Here’s a preview of Hazel Newlevant’s debut graphic memoir, No Ivy League, a tale of teenage discovery and racial tensions set in Portland, OR.
It’s been quite the year for Lion Forge who has been busy announcing new imprints like CubHouse, Roar, and Magnetic Collection (formerly Magnetic Press). The independent publisher based in St. Louis had a slew of announcements during their Saturday panel at NYCC. Writer Amy Chu (Red Sonja, Poison Ivy) was present to offer more details […]
Lion Forge has announced four new editorial hires, including their second Andrews McMeel alum. Official PR: Lion Forge announces four new hires in its editorial department today, including Desiree Rodriguez, Erika Kuster, Hazel Newlevant, and Jasmine Amiri. These four editors join the rapidly growing publisher in advance of New York Comic Con, where the company […]