Valiant’s Livewire is not just another superhero comic. It’s a contemplation on public perception and identity, where saving innocent lives doesn’t automatically result in widespread acceptance. Vita Ayala, Raúl Allén, and Patricia Martin are not the first creators to tackle this subject, but they are amongst the few to really dig into the personal sufferings […]
Get your Chakram ready! Xena: Warrior Princess returns this April in a new ongoing series published by Dynamite. Written by Vita Ayala (Black Panther, Shuri, Wonder Woman, The Wilds) and drawn by newcomer Olympia Sweetman, Xena and Gabrielle investigate a village where kids have uncanny strength. The situation smells of Greek god meddling, but if they […]
From Raina Telegemeier to Todd Allen…
Writer Vita Ayala is definitely one of the breakout stars of comics 2018, with credits at Black Mask, Vault and now their first ongoing series, launching Livewire with Valiant. I’ve been watching Ayala’s rise for a while, and I was eager to finally chat with them about their past and future in comics and […]
Valiant’s highly-anticipated new ongoing comic continues in January, as writer Vita Ayala and artists Raul Allen and Patricia Martin bring the heroine face-to-face with some ‘mysterious foes.’
To top off an explosive week of announcements, Marvel premiered covers, titles and creative teams for six Age Of X-Man mini-series on Nov. 16.
The book is due out next month, marking the first proper solo ongoing series for the character, who has appeared in Valiant comics like Harbinger for years.
There is only one Fred Pierce, and his own response to that would probably be “Thank God.” Starting in comics as a director at the original Valiant Comics in the early 90s, he moved on to become the COO and President of Wizard – a position he held for 14 years. In 2009, the band […]
By Samantha Puc If you ask any of the creators who spoke on the “Black Mask: Dangerous Comics” panel on Thursday night at New York Comic Con, they’ll tell you that their books are dangerous because they push boundaries and transgress the norm even for creator-owned series. Well, except for The Wilds co-creator and Black AF: Devil’s Dye writer Vita Ayala, […]
By Deanna Destito Black Mask Studio’s Black AF world is expanding with a new four-issue mini series hitting stores end of this year. Written by Vita Ayala (The Wilds, Supergirl) withart by Liana Kangas (Where We Live, Mine) Black AF Devil’s Dye features familiar faces Indigo and Detective Waters working together for The Project to find the force behind VANTA, a new drug that is having serious, violent side effects […]