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Valiant’s November Books! Let’s Take A Look!

Valiant’s November Books! Let’s Take A Look! @ValiantComics

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Some one shots, the first issue of a new miniseries, new arcs in ongoing books and a massive X-O Manowar Classic Ominbus round out Valiant’s plate for November!

Valiant's November Books! Let's Take A Look!

ETERNAL WARRIOR DAYS OF STEEL #1 (of 3)
Written PETER MILLIGAN
Art by CARY NORD
Cover A by BRYAN HITCH
Cover B by RAFA SANDOVAL
Variant Cover by CARY NORD
B&W Sketch Variant by CARY NORD

Swords! Savagery! Steel! Valiant’s immortal…

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BOOM! Studios at Baltimore Comic Con!

BOOM! Studios at Baltimore Comic Con! @boomstudios @baltimorecomics

BOOM! Studios at Baltimore Comic Con!

Hacktivist_HC_COVERAAppearing at their first East Coast convention of the year BOOM! is bringing the following creators all weekend:

  • Collin Kelly (Hacktivist)

  • Jackson Lanzing (Hacktivist)

  • Jeff Stokely (Six-Gun Gorilla, The Reason for Dragons, Translucid)

  • Josh Hechinger (The Grave Doug Freshley)

  • Michael Alan Nelson (Day Men, Hexed)

sirensAnd that’s not all, George Pérez, will be debuting his first original…

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Falling in Love with Comic Books…

Falling in Love with Comic Books… @RoyalComicsNYC #GoBuyComics

by Steven Biscotti

An essential part of any comic book story is the art. Without the artists, we wouldn’t have such a great visual medium and we would not have the marvelous modern-day mythologies that we take for granted today. Admit it, when did Spider-Man become amazing to you? Was it when you read about an ordinary boy being bitten by a radioactive spider? Or was it when you saw him clad in…

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Prepare for the Final Season of Sons of Anarchy with the new Trade Paperback from Boom! Studios

Prepare for the Final Season of Sons of Anarchy with the new Trade Paperback from Boom! Studios @boomstudios #SOA

While I get myself mentally prepared for what is sure to be a brutal final season of Sons of Anarchy, I will enjoy rereading the first six issues of the ongoing comic series. The collection comes out this September.

Prepare for the Final Season of Sons of Anarchy with the new Trade Paperback from Boom! Studios

From the press release:

While we’re all waiting on the edge of our seats for Season Seven of Sons of Anarchy to start, I’d like to tell you how excited we are to announce the…

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Dynamite Announces a New DRM-Free Digital Comic Initiative Benefiting the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund

Dynamite Announces DRM-Free Digital Comic Initiative Benefiting Comic Book Legal Defense Fund @baltimorecomics

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From the press release:

Baltimore Comic-Con Exhibitor Dynamite Entertainment Launches New DRM-Free Digital Comics Program New Digital Initiative Benefits Comic Book Legal Defense Fund

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – August 20, 2014 – Dynamite Entertainment – one of Baltimore Comic-Con’s Premiere Publishers, will have quite a few announcements in the upcoming days – from Exclusive Covers to Creators at…

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Archaia Jim Henson’s The Storyteller Debuts as a Miniseries…

Archaia Jim Henson’s The Storyteller Debuts as a Miniseries… @Archaia

They beauty and amazing storytelling of Jim Henson’s Storyteller is now coming to a single issue format with a miniseries depicting four standalone stories.

                   ARCHAIA’S NEW ‘JIM HENSON’S THE STORYTELLER: WITCHES’                                 SPOTLIGHTS STANDALONE TALES IN SINGLE ISSUES

Archaia Jim Henson's The Storyteller Debuts as a Miniseries...

JIM HENSON’S THE STORYTELLER: WITCHES #1 Cover A by S.M. Vidaurri

August 20, 2014 (Los…

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Avatar Press Brings the Horror to Baltimore Comic Con!

Avatar Press Brings the Horror to Baltimore Comic Con! @baltimorecomics @Avatarpress

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Avatar Press Brings the Horror to Baltimore Comic Con!BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – August 19, 2014 – Its only a few weeks away from the Baltimore Comic-Con, and Avatar Press will be rolling in to Charm City with comics, exclusives, and the one and only horror icon, creator Mike Wolfer. From Friday the 13th to Gravel: Combat Magician, Wolfer has covered the gamut of horror icons in comics. This year’s Baltimore Comic-Con is bigger and better than ever,…

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Steve Ditko’s Shorts! IDW & Yoe This November!

Steve Ditko’s Shorts! IDW & Yoe This November! @idwpublishing

Steve Ditko’s talent is well known but it is showcased in an unusual way with Ditko’s Shorts a compilation of short comics coming from IDW & Yoe this Fall.

From the press release:                                                IDW & Yoe Books Have Ditko’s Shorts!                             Compilation of Ditko’s Short Comics Coming This November

San Diego, CA (August 19, 2014) –IDW…

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'George Perez's Sirens' Comes to Boom!

'George Perez's Sirens' Comes to Boom! @boomstudios

George Perez is one of the biggest talents in comics. His art is amazing and he’s a damn fine storyteller as well. This September he will be publishing an all new original series with Boom! Studios.

GEORGE PÉREZ BRINGS FIRST ORIGINAL SERIES IN OVER A DECADE TO BOOM! STUDIOS WITH ‘GEORGE PÉREZ’S SIRENS’

'George Perez's Sirens' Comes to Boom!

August 19,  2014 (Los Angeles, Calif.) – George Pérez is a name that is recognized worldwide…

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Preview - Vampirella Bites! - 12 Pages! Dynamite!

Preview – Vampirella Bites! – 12 Pages! Dynamite!

Preview - Vampirella Bites! - 12 Pages! Dynamite! VAMPIRELLA BITES TP Mark Rahner (w) Randy Valiente, Cezar Razek, Ilias Kyriazis (a) Joseph Michael Linsner (c) FC • 120 pages • $15.99 • Teen+In this collection of Vampirella’s excursions into other vampire and horror worlds of pop culture, Vampi attends a festival in a Pacific Northwest town that’s the setting for a popular sparkly vampire series. Plus, she squares off against “Fluffy the…

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Preview - STEAMPUNK BATTLESTAR GALACTICA 1880!!!

Preview – STEAMPUNK BATTLESTAR GALACTICA 1880!!!

Preview - STEAMPUNK BATTLESTAR GALACTICA 1880!!! STEAMPUNK BATTLESTAR GALACTICA 1880 #1 (of 4) Tony Lee (w)  Aneke (a)  Ardian Syaf, Sergio Fernandez Davila (c) FC • 32 pages • $3.99 • Teen+  Sergio Fernandez Davila Exclusive Art retailer incentive cover Sergio Fernandez Davila B&W Art retailer incentive cover Sergio Fernandez “Athena” Concept Art retailer incentive cover Sergio Fernandez “Cylon” Concept Art retailer incentive coverWelcome to…

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Preview - Justice INC #1 - Dynamite!

Preview – Justice INC #1 – Dynamite!

Preview - Justice INC #1 - Dynamite!JUSTICE, INC. #1 (of 6) Michael Uslan (w)  Giovanni Timpano (a)  Alex Ross, Francesco Francavilla, Gabriel Hardman, Ardian Syaf, Stephen Segovia (c) FC • 32 pages • $3.99 • Teen+  ASK YOUR RETAILER FOR THE: Gabriel Hardman B&W retailer incentive cover Ardian Syaf B&W retailer incentive cover Stephen Segovia B&W retailer incentive coverAn airliner vanishes en route without a trace! It’s the crisis…

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Jack Is Back! Jerome Walford Delivers Nowhere Man Jacked Up! Vol. 2

Jack Is Back! Jerome Walford Delivers Nowhere Man Jacked Up! Vol. 2 @forwardcomix #GoBuyComics

Bursting onto the independent comics scene with Nowhere Man You Don’t Know Jack Vol. 1, creator Jerome Walford won the Glyph Award for Best Male Character for Jack Maguire (who, I imagine, has to share the award with Zade). Jerome also picked up a couple of Glyph Award nominations for best artist and best cover along the way.
NMYDKJV1 tells the story of NYPD officer Jack Maguire as he finds out…

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IDW Has The Bigger Bang! Coming This Fall…

IDW Has The Bigger Bang! Coming This Fall… @DJKirkbride @IDWPublishing

Nothing is more fun than a good space opera. IDW’s upcoming miniseries The Bigger Bang looks to be one that is epic in scope.

From the press release:

                                              What Comes After The Bigger Bang?

IDW Has The Bigger Bang! Coming This Fall...

                            New Creator-Owned Series Explores The Cosmos

San Diego, CA (August 18, 2014) – In one explosive moment our universe was born—and with…

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Sunday thoughts

See? It effects everyone. Push through, create.

kateordie:

Sunday thoughts

See? It effects everyone. Push through, create.