I’ve got a real treat in store for you in this week’s episode, #265! Prolific and excellent comics writer Ron Marz is here, and he discusses Ominous Press, where he’s working with Bart Sears as they create, as they like to call it, “Relentless. Powerful. Comics.” We talk about Ron’s previous storytelling, including his creator-owned books, as well as what he’s doing now with Ominous. He also lets us know what projects he’s working on that he can tell us about as well as how his start in the business has prepared him for today’s industry. The Ominous Press website
When the star of said comic, Sara Pezzini, wielder of the Witchblade, shows up in her own comic as a guest star only, it might not end well. Can her partner, and lover Detective Patrick Gleason hold this comic up all by himself? Or will the lack of a buxom, gauntlet wielding female doom this the title to become Witch-bland? Take the jump and find out.
Top Cow’s big event has arrived! Five years in the making and it all comes down to a 13-issue maxi-series that features thirteen artifacts that guide and shape the Top Cow Universe. Here at Major Spoilers, there is only one guiding artifact, Your One and Only Robot Overlord! Only I determine the fate of these meatbags, and today I have determined Matthew and Stephen will review Artifacts #1.
Top Cow has announced Aphrodite IV (not to be confused with Aphrodite IX) is returning to the pages of Witchblade in issue #134. Witchblade #134 finds Detective Sara Pezzini, bearer of the Witchblade, back in New York City, still struggling to come to grips with her inhuman actions during â€œWar of the Witchblades.â€Â Introspection, however, might just get Sara killed when she finds herself in the crosshairs of the mysterious and deadly Aphrodite IV, who is on a mission to recover a valuable piece of technology for her hidden masters. “We got a great response to Aphrodite’s appearance in Witchblade
Just in time for Halloween, Top Cow will be offering the Ron Marz/Matthew Dow Smith Albany Comic Con Witchblade #131 variant this weekend.Â Marz will be signing at the convention and talking to fans about what will happen next following the War of the Witchblades storyarc.Â Smith will also be attending the show to sign this cover for fans.