Heavy Metal Magazine will be publishing its three hundredth issue in August, as well as a number of launch series, including new work from Dan Fogler,
Jonathan Hickman, Simon Bisley, Stephanie Phillips, Richard Corben, Ben Templesmith and many more. Here's a quick look ahead…
UPDATE: Heavy Metal gets in touch to say that Jonathan Hickman was a mistake. Quite a big one.
HEAVY METAL #300 CVR A IANNCIELLO (MR)
(W) Various, Moebius, Jonathan Hickman (A) Various (CA) Claudia Iannciello
A new era begins with a celebration of 300 incredible issues of America's Premiere Sci-Fi/Fantasy magazine! Classic and new comic book creators from all over the world join the magazine to celebrate its 300th issue! Just to name some of our very important guests: Moebius attends with a short story published in English for the first time as well as an interview, never released, done by acclaimed comics and music writer Geoff Bucher. Other VIP guests are: Richard Corben, Liberatore, Jonathan Hickman, Simon Bisley, Frezzato, Vaughan Bode, Stephanie Phillips, Justin Jordan, Blake Northcott, Matt Medney, David Erwin, GermÃ¡n Ponce, Ignacio Calero, Duke Mighten, Dylan Sprouse, and Brendan Columbus. And this party could not be complete without fictional characters including Taarna, Nelson the B52 Bomber, Lucy the Australopithecus, the barbarians Vasator and Crunch, and the Dark Wing crew, among many others.
In Shops: Aug 19, 2020
HEAVY METAL #300 CVR B ALESSIO (MR)
HEAVY METAL #300 CVR C FABRY (MR)
BROOKLYN GLADIATOR #1 (OF 6) (MR)
(W) Dan Fogler, Andrew Harrison (A/CA) Simon Bisley
Dan Fogler, actor in The Walking Dead and J.K. Rowling's Fantastic Beasts series, writes an original new comic book! It's 2033, New Yorkers survive on scraps in a despoiled America. John Miller is an action hero for the ages, a rough and ready badass who could drink Han Solo, Jack Burton, and John McClane under the table. Brooklyn Gladiator is a tribute to the comics, films, and experiences that have inspired author Dan Fogler.
In Shops: Aug 05, 2020
FISHKILL #1 (OF 4) (MR)
(W) Dan Fogler, Laurence Blum (A/CA) Ben Templesmith
Dan Fogler, actor in The Walking Dead and J.K. Rowling's Fantastic Beasts series, lends his writing talent to an original new comic book! Fish Kill is a love story wrapped in a modern noir that takes our hero, Detective Bart Fishkill, so far down the conspiracy rabbit hole that he starts to question his own sanity even to the point of wondering whether if he isn't the villain in the first place.
In Shops: Aug 12, 2020
SUNEATER #1 (OF 5) (MR)
(W) Dylan Sprouse (A) Diego Yapur (CA) Brian Stelfreeze
Ninth century Norway is a land of bloody and civil strife, fanatical religious upheaval, and exploration. At its center is the warrior Kveldulf Bjalfisson, a drug addict and father willing to become a monster in order to save his son from his sworn enemy – King Harald Fairhair. This historic tale of war, peril, and atonement launches a new series of books for Heavy Metal, with a stunning cover by veteran artist Brian Stelfreeze.
In Shops: Aug 26, 2020