What is the best thing about the ’80s? Well, beside Raiders of the Lost Ark and Empire Strikes Back, those of us in the United States were introduced to giant mechs and their human drivers. In August, Greg Pack and Takeshi Miyazawa bring Mech Cadet Yu to comic book stores, and it feels like we’re about to visit the ’80s all over again.
PRESS RELEASE – First announced at Emerald City Comic Con, the new ongoing series REDLANDS—created by the all-female team of bestselling, Eisner award-winning Jordie Bellaire (PRETTY DEADLY, Vision, Batman) and critically-acclaimed Vanesa R. del Rey (ZERO, Scarlet Witch, Constantine)—will launch this August.
PRESS RELEASE – In celebration of the Hellspawn’s silver anniversary, a special Director’s Cut Edition of SPAWN #1 by comics legend and Image Comics President, Todd McFarlane, will hit stores this week. The Director’s Cut includes the original artboards of SPAWN #1, commentary from McFarlane himself on each page, and bonus, never-before-seen art.
PRESS RELEASE – Dark Horse and Blizzard Entertainment are thrilled to announce The Art of Overwatch, The Art of Overwatch Limited Edition, and Overwatch: Anthology, Volume 1. These are the latest additions to Dark Horse and Blizzard Entertainment’s line of critically acclaimed publications, preceded by World of Warcraft Chronicle (volumes I and II) and a series of Overwatch digital comics.
PRESS RELEASE – From writers Marc Bernardin and Adam Freeman (Castle Rock, Alphas, X-Men Origins: Nightcrawler, The Authority, The Highwaymen) and rising-star artist Rosi Kampe, comes a sequel series that promises to set Destiny’s world—and ours—ablaze in GENIUS: CARTEL. The five-issue story arc is set to launch from Top Cow this August.
Remember the fantastic adventures of Mister Miracle when Jack Kirby introduced him in 1971? Yeah, those were really good times. Now DC Comics is bringing Mister Miracle back for a 12-issue run beginning on August 9, 2017.
Over the weekend, while many of us were hanging out, Geoff Johns dropped a hint of what was to come after the Batman/Flash The Button event. Will the Watchmen finally reveal themselves to the DC Universe?
Dark Horse has announced it plans to release I Am Hero Volumes 1 – 4 in a collaboration with Japanese publisher Shogakukan.
Veteran comic book author Chuck Dixon has signed on to pen Zenescope’s next Van Helsing mini-series: Van Helsing vs. The Werewolf.
Fans of Lazarus will be happy to hear a new six-issue miniseries will launch in July featuring work from Greg Rucka, Eric Trautmann, Aaron Duran, Neal Bailey, and six different artists.