A conspiracy between religion and big business is at the heart of the new monthly sci-fi series.
Plus exclusive character art by the artist of the forthcoming miniseries.
War is coming. After nearly 20 issues of slow-burning tension between shadowy power brokers that operate on earth (IO) and in space surrounding it (Skywatch), the main actors are ready to move. A familiar set of characters, however, stands in their way…stands in their way with Authority. As Skywatch descends into IO’s territory on earth, […]
The Otherkind, almighty beings from the God Sphere who want to feast on Earth’s magic, have invaded. And every day, fighting back gets a little bit harder. The Justice League Dark, led by Wonder Woman, are Earth’s best defense against this horrific incursion, but as Zatanna turns to Mordru, the Lord of Chaos, to help […]
Last year, the Beat shined a spotlight on some X-rated covers from Unnatural. This Image Comics series, written and drawn by the much lauded Mirka Andolfo, follows Leslie, a pig girl living in a brightly colored totalitarian world. The government polices those it deems “unnatural,” and over the course of the series Leslie has ended up […]
Valiant is the king of the limited-series event. They tend to stay within 4-issues and are mostly self-contained. They are easy to follow, rich in lore, and don’t breed clumsy tie-ins. You could make a movie out of any one of them (especially Book of Death) and the result would still be a high-concept story […]
Joe Chamberlain melted Doctor Fate’s helmet, and now something’s coming for him!
The series was originally published in 2005 by Wildstorm.
Put a shirt on, Andrews.
Valiant has a smart approach to introducing new series into its expanding line-up. Whether it be through established on-going series or big scale events, new character series tend to lift off from #0 issues or one-shots that test the waters to see if they catch on (as was the case with War Mother). This is exactly […]