April will see a new title from AfterShock by the marquee duo of John Layman and Sam Kieth with the intriguing title of Eleanor and the Egret. Here’s the pitch: A slightly surreal tale of an art thief and her sidekick, a talking egret who gets just a bit bigger after each successful caper, as they […]
AfterShock wrapped up its first year of publishing with good buzz for titles including Animosity, Shipwreck and Alters. And in 2017 they are continuing to expand, with a new book from the pen of Garth Ennis called Jimmy’s Bastards, possibly the most Gath Ennis-like title for a Garth Ennis comic ever. Artist and release date are yet to […]
IT\t’s that tinme of the month, and here’s what AfterShock has coming in February: Rough Riders: Riders on the Storm #1 $3.99 “Great jumping on point! Three years have passed since the Rough Riders last adventure, but when an assassin s bullet takes President William McKinley s life, Vice President Theodore Roosevelt is thrust into […]
Animosity is set in a world where the animals can talk and are fighting back against humans, and one little girl with a loving pet is trying to survive, Animosity has been the biggest hit from AfterShock, with the earliest issues going to multiple printings and critics praising writer Marguerite Bennett’s dark humored take on a […]
Continuing our series of cover reveals, here’s the cover to AfterShock’s team book Rough Riders. This super team is actually pretty super: Teddy Roosevelt, Harry Houdini, Annie Oakley, Thomas Edison, Jack Johnson. and Monk Eastman team up to fight anarchy. In this jumping on points, it’s three years after the ROugh Riders first caper, but the […]
The new Aftershock Title ALTERS has been a lightning rod for controversy due to its depiction of the trans superhero Chalice. Will this cover for the second issue, out next week, add more fuel to the fire?
AfterShock Comics has provided us with the Tony Harris incentive cover for Animosity #3. Marguierite Bennett and Rafael de Latorre have been crafting a darkly funny SF tale about a girl and her dog trying to find safty in an US that’s been taken over by animals. And not the friendly kind. The regular cover, by […]