Press Release This October IMAGE UNITED begins with aÂ four-part prelude backup feature revealing the secret history of the highly anticipated Image Comics founder crossover in SAVAGE DRAGON #153, WITCHBLADE #131, INVINCIBLE #67 and SPAWN #195! “These backups are not a preview, this is completely original material not collected in the upcoming mini-series,” writer Robert Kirkman said. “The IMAGE UNITED PRELUDE will debut Whilce Portacio’s new character, FORTRESS, and set up his role front and center in the overall Image universe. Plus, there’s a surprise that’s going to shock an awful lot of fans. It’ll be your first hint the
Press Release This December, POWERS and MICE TEMPLAR co-creator Michael Avon Oeming, his SIX collaborator Dan Berman and newcomer John Brogila reveal our world’s true power remains with our ancient gods when one of their own discovers his GOD COMPLEX! “In GOD COMPLEX the Greek Pantheon has survived the centuries, transforming themselves from powerful Gods of the sky to influential men and women of the Earth,” Oeming said. “Some of them live normal lives, some run big business and even more are superheroes. It’s an extremely complex world and after hundreds of years of life on Earth, not all the
Press Release CHEW, the all-new crime series with a cannibalistic twist by writer John Layman and illustrator Rob Guillory, experienced yet another sell out on all issues despite the largest overprint on the series yet. More reprints are on the way, though: The second and third issues will each return for one final, “Last Bite” edition.
Press Release This Thursday (September 10, 2009), the acclaimed sci-fi series,Â ELEPHANTMEN,Â will give readers a chance to jump on board as participating stores receive a special 25% overship. “I’m so glad we’re overshipping this particular issue, because I want it to get into as many people’s hands as possible,” Starkings said. “We’ve sold out of EVERY issue since #16 â€“ the Marian Churchland issues were a huge hit â€“ and our numbers have been holding very steady since we returned to our regular monthly schedule with our series of standalone stories, DANGEROUS LIAISONS. I envision ten hefty ELEPHANTMEN collections
Press Release NIGHTLY NEWS and PAX ROMANA’s Jonathan Hickman will be making his Southern California signing debut this Saturday, August 29th at Canoga Park, CA’s Collector’s Paradise! “Coming down to Southern California for a signing has been a long time coming,” Hickman said. “There’s an amazing amount of great stores in Southern California and I’m very excited about my first signing. Edward and the crew at Collector’s Paradise have already gone a long way to make me feel welcome.”
Press Release Despite erroneous pricing on THE MICE TEMPLAR #2, the series will maintain a $2.99 price point through its entire run! “In this challenging economic time, we certainly know it’s always a shock when your favorite book raises its price point unexpectedly,” writer Bryan J.L. Glass said. “As regular comics buyers who understand the importance of consistent pricing, we’re dedicated to keeping MICE TEMPLAR: DESTINY at $2.99 for the foreseeable future. We apologize for the very regretful error on the cover of issue #2.”
This September Silverline Books, the childrenâ€™s book imprint from Image Comics, expands on the world made popular in BRUCE THE LITTLE BLUE SPURCE with a story about all the downsides of being a bully in TIFFANYâ€™S EPIPHANY by writer Kristen Koerner Simon and illustrator Jim Valentino.
Press Release On August 5th Golden Apple Comics will present Image Comics Night, in which Image Comics fans can meet some of their favorite creators at one of the premier comic book and pop culture stores in the country! “Golden Apple and Image Comics have shared a long history of working together starting with Image’s earliest signings,” Golden Apple Proprietor Ryan Liebowitz said. “We hosted some of the first events with the company’s founders and we’re happy to continue the tradition with some of the newest names the company has to offer.”
Press Release MADMAN ATOMIC COMICSâ€™ Mike Allred andÂ SOUL KISSâ€™ Steven T. Seagle confirmed they did not announce a new project at this year’s Comic Con International during the Mike Allred spotlight panel, citing the sheer number of announcements made at the show this year as reason enough to withhold information. “We would have been be lost in the shuffle,” Allred said. â€œEspecially since I was already announcing the new graphic novel I am co-editing, ONE MODEL NATION, by writer Courtney Taylor and illustrator Jim Rugg as well my all-new the Vertigo series, I, ZOMBIE. I thought it might be
Press Release Yesterday evening on G4TV’s Fresh Ink, Blair Butler announced The Luna Brothers have officially begun work on the final arc of their long running action-packed revenge epic, THE SWORD. THE SWORD tells the story of Dara Brighton, a young woman who witnesses the murder of her family at the hands of three very powerful elemental beings who are after a sword in her father’s possession. In the aftermath, Dara attains the sword which gives her incredible abilities beyond her wildest imaginations. While the sword has thus far protected Dara in her quest for revenge, the final arc reveals
Press Release THE SKY PIRATES OF NEO TERRA saga begins in a new five issue series with BURN illustrator Camilla Dâ€™Errico, FICTION CLEMENS writer Josh Wagner and SKY PIRATES creator Sean Megaw, setting the stage for the upcoming Nintendo DStm racer from Day 21 Studios and Big Sandwich Games, this September.
Immediately upon release John Layman and Rob Guillory’s CHEW has experienced an immediate sell out for both issue #2 and the second printing of issue #1. “I’m shocked, pleased and flabbergasted by the enormous positive response we’ve gotten from CHEW,” Layman said. “I can’t put into words how gratified I am for the readers and retailers who have helped spread the word about this strange and unique little book. I’m also grateful to Image for taking speedy action to help get this book into as many readers’ hands as possible. Thanks, everybody! The best is yet to come!”
Press Release As Warner Brothers gears up to release WHITEOUT, its Eisner-winning artist Steve Lieber returns to the adventure genre with a new thriller from Image Comics, pairing with acclaimed AGENTS OF ATLAS and EXILES writer Jeff Parker on the September shipping UNDERGROUND! â€œUNDERGROUND is a fast, tough story about people who have been pushed into tight corners â€” both ethical and literal,â€ Parker said. â€œNone of them knew they were about to be caught up in a life or death struggle, itâ€™s a situation that has spiraled out of control. Iâ€™ve known Steve Lieber for years and heâ€™s the
Press Release This August Silverline Books, the childrenâ€™s graphic novel imprint from Image Comics, debuts two all-new titles showcasing the human side of two very fantastic situations, THE LAVA IS A FLOOR by writer Justin Shady with artist Jeremy R. Scott and TIMOTHY & THE TRANSGALACTIC TOWEL by writer Michael Bullock with artist Michael Metcalf!