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The Orville: Launch Day (Season 2.5) #1 Review: Spaceborne Adventure

The Orville: Launch Day (Season 2.5) #1 Review: Spaceborne Adventure

The Star Trek franchise has spawned a number of ersatz simulacra, from Galaxy Quest to the Seth McFarlane-led franchise, and each one has its own twist on spaceborne adventure and diplomacy. The Orville: Launch Day #1, written by the show's executive producer, wonderfully captures the voices of the characters and the struggles they normally face. […]

Paul Levitz Graphic Novel Unfinished Business Rescheduled For April

Paul Levitz' Graphic Novel, Unfinished Business Rescheduled For April

Former DC Comics publisher and president Paul Levitz' new graphic novel with 2000AD artist Simon Fraser was planned to be published in June this year. But, you know, things happened. The graphic novel, to be published by Dark Horse Comics, has now been rescheduled for April 2021. It was previously described as "a tantalizing original […]

Separated At Birth: Tristan Jones and Greg Land on Aliens

Separated At Birth: Tristan Jones and Greg Land on Aliens

This is the new Marvel cover to the Aliens Omnibus by Greg Land, reprinting the Dark Horse Aliens tales in its first volume. But does it look a little familiar? Here is some work from Tristan Jones who has drawn for Dark Horse's Aliens titles (though not in this volume) and who noted some of […]

Early Hellboy Goes To Auction &#8211 John Byrnes Next Men #21 9.0 Vs 9.6

Early Hellboy Goes To Auction – John Byrne's Next Men #21 9.0 Vs 9.6

Both published by Dark Horse Comics at the time, Mike Mignola's Hellboy made one of his earliest appearances in John Byrne's Next Men #21, albeit it a fictionalised version of himself, before Dark Horse published Hellboy #1. As a result, it has become quite the collectible over the years. On Wednesday, at the ComicConnect Auctions, […]

The Back Order List 8/12/20: More Empyre Manga &#038 Seven Secrets #1

The Back Order List 8/12/20: More Empyre, Manga, & Seven Secrets #1

Every week your Local Comic Book Shop, hopefully, gets in a weekly assortment of comics, trades, posters, action figures, and other goodies from Diamond. Now some of these goodies sell out fast from your LCBS, so Tuesday and Wednesday LCBS retailers get on the phone (more often the computer) and let Diamond know they need […]

Dark Horse Puts ComiXology Originals Into Print- Start With Afterlift

Dark Horse Puts ComiXology Originals Into Print- Start With Afterlift

Dark Horse Comics will be publishing print editions of comiXology Originals's digital line of original graphic novels and collections. Select titles from the creator-owned line of comiXology Originals will be available in print for the first time for customers in comic shops, bookstores, and libraries, beginning next spring 2021 with the release of paperback editions […]

Dark Horse Publishes Mike Mignola: The Quarantine Sketchbook

Dark Horse Publishes Mike Mignola: The Quarantine Sketchbook

During the coronavirus quarantine, legendary Hellboy creator Mike Mignola posted original pencil sketches online and auctioned off the art to raise money for Chef José Andrés' World Central Kitchen. The sketches went viral and were the talk of the comics internet. Now those sketches will be in print for the first time in a new, oversized hardcover […]

Looking at Blacksad: Collected Stories and Vampire: The Masquerade #1

Looking at Blacksad: Collected Stories and Vampire: The Masquerade #1

A couple of recent releases caught my eye, Dark Horse Comics' Blacksad: Collected Stories and Vault Comics' Vampire: The Masquerade #1. I thought I'd give them a look. Blacksad: Collected Stories Sometimes, there's not much to say about a comic except that it's particularly good and deserves the praise it gets. Blacksad is that comic, […]

Stranger Things D&#038D Crossover on Cover of Next Weeks Previews

Stranger Things, D&D, Crossover on Cover of Next Week's Previews

Next Wednesday's edition of Diamond Comic Distributors' monthly Preview catalogue features comic books, graphic novels, toys, and other pop culture merchandise scheduled to go on sale beginning November 2020. And it is slowly going up online right now, cover by cover. Talking of covers, the front cover features Dark Horse Comics' Stranger Things and Dungeons & […]

Marvel To Publish Aliens Omnibus Of Dark Horse Comics

Marvel To Publish Aliens Omnibus Of Dark Horse Comics

We knew that Marvel Comics had the rights to publish new Alien, Aliens and Predator comic books, after taking the rights from Dark Horse Comics. Disney owns Marvel, Disney owns Fox, you can see how that was going to go. Now Marvel Comics is to publish the Aliens Omnibus to be published in April 2021, […]

The Witcher Stranger Things/D&#038D in Dark Horse November 2020 Solicits

The Witcher, Stranger Things/D&D in Dark Horse November 2020 Solicits

Dark Horse Comics has issued their November 2020 solicitations, including the IP crossover series Stranger Things and Dungeons & Dragons #1, the new Resident Alien: Your Ride's Here #1 ahead of the SyFy television series, a new series based on the game and Netflix show, The Witcher: Fading Memories #1 featuring Geralt, and a collection of […]

Marvel Titan Dark Horse Release Free Comic Book Day 2020 Digitally

Marvel, Titan, Dark Horse Release Free Comic Book Day 2020 Digitally

Marvel Comics has released their two Free Comic Book Day titles for 2020, digitally, on their Marvel Unlimited server. Though, because they are free, you don't have to be a subscriber to read them. They are also both free on ComiXology. Free Comic Book Day 2020 (X-Men) #1 FCBD is headlined by a brand new […]

Time Lord Victorious Begins &#8211 Thank FOC Its Friday 7th August 2020

Time Lord Victorious Begins – Thank FOC It's Friday 7th August 2020

Welcome to Time Lord Victorious: Thank FOC It's Friday. Planned to coincide and cover the demands of Final Order Cut Off at Diamond Comic Distributors. And now UCS and Lunar as well. Of course, in these times, so much of this is up in the air.  There's a lot of product coming through that needs […]

Umbrella Academy Comics Top Amazon Charts As Netflix Season 2 Drops

Umbrella Academy Comics Top Amazon Charts As Netflix Season 2 Drops

The three best-selling comic books on Amazon right now are the three volumes of The Umbrella Academy by Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba from Dark Horse Comics. Looks like a returning Netflix series really did the trick… The Umbrella Academy, Vol. 1 In an inexplicable worldwide event, forty-three extraordinary children were spontaneously born to women […]

Obscure Comics: He-Man &#038 The MOTU Episode 40 Captured

Obscure Comics: He-Man & The MOTU Episode 40, "Captured"

There are comic book series almost every comic fan knows, there are comic book characters that most everyone knows, there are specific comic books most every comic reader knows, and then there are the more obscure issues that slip through the cracks.  What makes obscure comics so interesting and vital is discovering those books that […]

Ann Nocenti David Ajas The Seeds (Finally) Concludes For Christmas

Ann Nocenti, David Aja's The Seeds (Finally) Concludes For Christmas

A lot of comic books have been delayed this year due to the global shutdown. But acclaimed enviro-thriller The Seeds by Ann Nocenti and David Aja is in a league of its own.  The Seeds #3 was due to be published in October 2018. It was then delayed until the beginning of March 2019. That […]

The Ultimate Continuation of Avatar: The Last Airbender Is Here

The "Ultimate Continuation" of Avatar: The Last Airbender Is Here

Avatar: The Last Airbender was a sensation when it was first airing on Nickelodeon, and perhaps even more so now that it is streaming. The fan-favorite cartoon, created by Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko, focused on Aang, the last surviving member of the Air Nomads who sets out on an epic journey to end […]

Stranger Things Prequel Halloween in Hawkins Coming This October

Stranger Things Prequel, Halloween in Hawkins, Coming This October

"The Demogorgon wasn't Hawkins first haunt." Dark Horse kicked off their latest Stranger Things announcement with this cryptic teaser for their new prequel to the hit Duffer Brothers series. Continuing their series of Stranger Things tie-ins that expand on the Netflix show, Dark Horse is giving the comic a spooky special this October with Stranger Things: Halloween in […]

Neil Gaimans Norse Mythology Returns in Dark Horse October Solicits

Neil Gaiman's Norse Mythology Returns in Dark Horse October Solicits

Dark Horse Comics solicitations in October bring back a few series lost to the lockdown, but are now being rescheduled – including Neil Gaiman's Norse Mythology, as adapted by P Craig Russell. The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys: National Anthem #1 from Gerard Way and Shaun Simon. And Assassin's Creed Valhalla: Song of Glory #1, the […]

The Fabulous Killjoys Returns From Gerard Way This October

The Fabulous Killjoys Returns From Gerard Way This October

The current generation of comics creators was raised on three things: studded belts, band tees, and My Chemical Romance. The emo generation has grown up and is now writing comics with The Black Parade blaring in the background, on loop for the ten-thousandth time. Many of these young creators grew up looking to My Chemical […]