While the werewolf and zombie craze is starting to wane, vampire interest is starting to peek once again, and BOOM! Studios is hoping it will pay off for them with the release of Dracula: The Company of Monsters by Kurt Busiek, Daryl Gregory, and Scott Godlewski. “Dracula’s a character who’s always fascinated me,” says series creator Kurt Busiek, “and getting a chance to build something firmly rooted in Dracula’s real-world (and Stoker-novel) history, but with a very modern edge, is the kind of creative challenge I love. It’s the world’s greatest vampire against the corporate world — and there’s no
here’s a bit of awesomeness that features Abraham Lincoln fighting John Wilkes Booth.Â Turns out the Presidential assassin was a vampire, and Lincoln knew how to fight back. From the New York Times bestselling author of PRIDE AND PREJUDICE AND ZOMBIES comes the true history of our sixteenth president – Seth Grahame-Smith’s ABRAHAM LINCOLN: VAMPIRE HUNTER. Too bad this is just a trailer for a book, because the production value in this is awesome sauce with a side of kick-ass slaw.
Ashley Edward Miller and Zack Stentz, the writers behind Marvel’s Thor movie currently in production, have been signed by Paramount Pictures to write “Damn Nation”, a vampire tale set in the future.Â The movie is based on Dark Horse’s comic book by the same name, and written by Andrew Cosby (now an exec at Boom! Studios). Set in a U.S. evacuated after an attack from “inhuman nocturnal predators,” the comic tells the tale of the survivors after the government has been forced to relocate to London while scientists search for a solution. Cosby and Ross Ritchie are executive producing the
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Twilight.Â Twilight, Twilight, Twilight.Â Stephanie Meyer.Â Vampires. Now that we have the link baiting out of the way (hello Twilight fans), here’s a bit of news that will excite all of those that are finding this article thanks to our mad SEO skillz – Twilight author Stephanie Meyer will be featured in the October issue of Bluewater Productions’ Female Force. “We chose Stephenie Meyer to be one of the subjects for Female Force because her voice is one for a new generation. Now people will find out the history of how she created this series, as well as her life
vs. My Patience This past week finally saw the end of one of the most god-awful series DC has ever produced.Â Surprisingly, Iâ€™m not talking about Final Crisis or Batman RIP, rather the horrid horror/superhero mini-series Superman & Batman vs. Vampires & Werewolves.
Here’s how Hollywood thinks, “If we had success with one movie, done one way, and released on a particular weekend, the we must be able to repeat that success again, and again, and again.”Â Such is the thinking with the Twilight sequel that is being rushed into production for a November 20, 2009 release date. Execs at Summit — which announced plans for a sequel on just the second day of release for “Twilight” — just confirmed that Chris Weitz (“The Golden Compass”) will direct “New Moon.” The minimajor recently parted ways on the project with Catherine Hardwicke, who helmed
Top Cow has announced Impaler will get an ongoing series from the company.Â The vampire thriller by William Harms with art by Matt Timson has had success with the first trade paperback, thus more vamp stories are on the way. â€œVampires continue to resonate with people â€“ just look at the success of properties like HBOâ€™s True Blood and Stephenie Meyerâ€™s Twilight books,â€ said Top Cowâ€™s VP Marketing and Sales Mel Caylo in a prepared statement. â€œWe recognized Impaler is truly a fresh, new spin on the â€˜vampire mythosâ€™ and were excited to keep the story going. We think it
You’ve probably seen the previews and specials rolling on HBO promoting the new series True Blood.Â Spacedog Entertainment (partners with Top Cow Entertainment) have a prequel comic book being released this week at the San Diego Comic Con called True Blood: The Great Revelation. Top Cow has sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of the issue that is free for those stopping by the Top Cow booth (#2329).Â For the rest of us, the first 16 pages will be available on July 24, 2008 at HBO.com/TrueBlood.
The first in a slew of new projects from writer BERKELEY, CA — 20 September, 2006 — With a never-before-seen mix of history, mythology and the supernatural, writer C.B. Cebulski and acclaimed Japanese illustrator Sana Takeda bring you DRAIN, an exciting new series about ninjas, vampires and one woman’s centuries-spanning quest for vengeance. Debuting in November from Image Comics, DRAIN follows the story of Chinatsu, a woman whose life is irrevocably changed when her and her ancient clan of Japanese assassins is ravaged by vampires. Rather than take her life, Chinatsu was turned and left as a witness to the