Somehow, this is perfect.
Learn about the pair’s first meeting, which pop icons each of the WicDiv gods is based on, and the time McKelvie nearly teamed with Janelle Monae.
The series rooted in aging, D&D, and dark nostalgia just keeps getting the rolls it needs, leading to a third print for its first issue.
Enter the NPCs!
In the first issue of Kieron Gillen and Stephanie Hans’ ‘Die,’ Jumanji combines with Dungeons and Dragons to birth a creepy, fantastical story about trauma, death, rebirth, and friendship.
“I mean, literally, European history is kicking the shit out of each other and invading everyone else. This is an example of what I want to talk about with Peter Cannon, by the way.”
What’s the point of saving the world when you don’t really like the world to begin with?
By Kelly Kanayama Kieron Gillen and Stephanie Hans’ upcoming Image comic DIE! has got fans hyped, and for good reason: it looks awesome. I sat down with them to talk about 90s teen nerd aesthetics, changing one’s artistic shoes, and what happens when high fantasy meets midlife crises. Let’s start with the basics: what’s DIE! about? Kieron Gillen: The two-word pitch is it’s goth Jumanji. […]
By Kelly Kanayama It’s the end of an era. Or at least, it will be soon, when Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie’s Image comic The Wicked and the Divine ends in less than a year. I talked to Kieron about what it means to move on from a definitive, fan-favorite series into a post-WicDiv future. So The Wicked and the Divine is ending! How […]
By Amanda Steele The Image Comics: We Believe in Vision panel was full of creators, both writers and artists, talking about their previous and upcoming comics. The list of panellists: Jason Aaron (Southern Bastards, The Goddamned) Gerry Duggan (Dead Rabbit, Analog) Jen Bartel (Blackbird) Kieron Gillen (The Wicked + The Divine, Die) Stephanie Hans (The […]