One thing I could never stand about Santa Clara was all the damn vampires. Now, the adventures of the Frog Brothers and friends continue in the new series from Vertigo. When the series debuts on October 12th, it will feature a variant cover by Joelle Jones, that you have to see to believe.
Remember The Lost Boys? The 1987 movie gave us a whole different take on vampires (and their slayers), and cemented the flick as classic in our minds. Now, nearly 30 years later, we’re finally getting a sequel in comic book form from Vertigo.
One of the things that today’s comics creators are doing to keep things fresh is to mix up two different genres. For instance, Daniel Corey recently started up Red City, a mixture of science fiction and crime drama. I continue to enjoy that book, by the way. But this week, I want to review the first issue of Copperhead, a blend of sci-fi and Western/cowboy sensibilities. This issue has completely sold out at the distributor level, but may still be available in comic stores. It is currently available digitally on the Image Comics website (imagecomics.com) and the official Image Comics iOS app,
Press Release Writer Jay Faerber (NEAR DEATH, DYNAMO 5) and artist Scott Godlewski (Dracula: The Company of Monsters) team up with colorist Ron Riley (NEAR DEATH, DYNAMO 5) and letterer/designer Thomas Mauer (UNDERTOW, UMBRAL) to bring readers an all-new science fiction western series this September from Image Comics.