Many an artist of the comic, graphic novel, and manga format will cringe when the respective writer they work with asks for the dreaded “action scene.” Perhaps more confusing than the rendering of hands, the action scene can easily confound any veteran artist; Do I go for a side-profile view, or over the shoulder? Is […]
Alicia Vikander, who just walked away with a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her role in The Danish Girl, has signed on board for the relaunched film adaptation of the Tomb Raider franchise per The Wrap. Vikander will be stepping into the role of Lara Croft, played previously by fellow Oscar winner Angelina Jolie. This […]
Dark Horse Comics announce two new stories from the world of gaming.
Looking at the world of games through the comic lens.
By: Nick Eskey Art has gone hand in hand with videogames almost since the beginning. Oh yes, the earliest games were either text-based adventures, or pixilated jumbles; Not really “artistic.” But the boxes they were packaged in were usually masterpieces of fantasies. It wasn’t that developers didn’t feel games were worthy of art as part […]
Heidi’s at the Diamond Retailer’s Lunch right now, where companies announce their upcoming campaigns, stories, and plans. Dark Horse have just spoken, and she reports that Gail Simone will be the writer for a new Tomb Raider series, coming soon from the company. Steve Morris http://stardarkcity.wordpress.com/