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Silver City Launches Babyteeth Returns Aftershock May 2021 Solicits

Silver City Launches, Babyteeth Returns, Aftershock May 2021 Solicits

AfterShock Comics gets the back cover of next week's Previews with the return of Babyteeth #17, solicited before the pandemic and now being resolicited with Donny Cates and Gerry Brown But also launching a new comic book series, Silver City, by Olivia Cuartero-Briggs and Luca Merli.[caption id="attachment_1340723" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Silver City Launches, Babyteeth Returns, Aftershock[...]

Red Sonja and Babyteeth Finale On Diamond Previews Covers Next Week

Red Sonja and Babyteeth Finale On Diamond Previews Covers Next Week

Next week's Diamond Previews covers feature the new Invincible Red Sonja #1 by Amanda Conner, Jimmy Palmiotti and Moritat from Dynamite Entertainment, as well as the return of Donny Cates and Garry Brown's Babyteeth from AfterShock Comics With Babyteeth promising there are four more issues until the series finally concludes.While the covers also tease Mike[...]

PrintWatch: Maniac Of New York #1 and Invincible #1 Get New Printings

PrintWatch: Maniac Of New York #1 and Invincible #1 Get New Printings

PrintWatch: Maniac Of New York #1 by Elliott Kalan and Andrea Mutti published by AfterShock Comics is getting a second printing after being a bit of a suprise hit for comic book stores in recent weeks It is also being joined by a second printing for Invincible #1 by Robert Kirkman and Cory Walker decades[...]

Bret Blevins Girls Of Dimension 13 in Aftershock April 2021 Solicits

Bret Blevins' Girls Of Dimension 13 in Aftershock April 2021 Solicits

Bret Blevins and Graham Nolan have a new comic book launching from AfterShock Comics in April, Girls Of Dimension 13 But they are not alone, Steve Orlando and Patrick Piazzalunga are launching Project Patron, and Cullen Bunn and Mark Torres are launching Phantom On The Scan. Here are the full AfterShock solicitations for April 2021.GIRLS OF DIMENSION[...]

Scouts Honor #1 Review: The Power (And Danger) Of Myth

Scout's Honor #1 Review: The Power (And Danger) Of Myth

Credit: Aftershock Comics[/caption]Two hundred and eighty-six years after a nuclear armageddon, a group of young people called Ranger Scouts follow a code laid down in a tattered old book they all treat as gospel The ideas in it have their own challenges, of course, but that book has held together something resembling a decent society[...]

I Breathed A Body &#8211 And Topped Advance Reorders &#8211 31st December 2020

I Breathed A Body – And Topped Advance Reorders – 31st December 2020

I Breathed A Body #1 by Zac Thompson and Andy MacDonald from AfterShock Comics topped the advance reorders list this week. A science fiction horror series about social media, big tech, and influencer culture, they describe it as "The Social Network meets Hellraiser When the world's biggest influencer posts something irredeemably horrific online, the world changes[...]

Tolkien Vs Chicago in Tim Seeley and Freddie Williams IIs Bequest

Tolkien Vs Chicago in Tim Seeley and Freddie Williams II's Bequest

Tim Seeley and Freddie Williams II, who have worked together on Turtles comic books, have their own series coming out from AfterShock comics in March 2021, with a Middle Earth fantasy world impinging on the reality of Chicago[caption id="attachment_1314752" align="aligncenter" width="350"] Tim Seeley and Freddie Williams II's Bequest[/caption]BEQUEST #1 CVR A TIM SEELEY AFTERSHOCK COMICS JAN211042 (W) Tim[...]

Bloody Heartbreak: Zac Thompson Talks Lonely Receiver #3

Bloody Heartbreak: Zac Thompson Talks Lonely Receiver #3

Following the release of each issue of Aftershock's Lonely Receiver by writer Zac Thompson and artist Jen Hickman, Bleeding Cool will host conversations with Thompson about this sci-fi breakup story turned psychological horror This time, Zac Thompson talks about heartbreak, drugs, and murder.[caption id="attachment_1304826" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Lonely Receiver #3 cover close-up Credit: Aftershock Comics[/caption]Theo Dwyer:[...]

Kaiju Score #1 From James Patrick and Rem Broo Gets A Second Printing

Kaiju Score #1 From James Patrick and Rem Broo Gets A Second Printing

was published last week from AfterShock Comics, and this combination of Quentin Tarantino and monster movies, is going to a second printing.[caption id="attachment_1303953" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Kaiju Score #1 From James Patrick and Rem Broo Gets A Second Printing[/caption] KAIJU SCORE #1 2ND PTG AFTERSHOCK COMICS SEP209378 (W) James Patrick (A) Rem Broo Second Printing ! It's the most dangerous heist[...]

Lonely Receiver #3 Review: Jen Hickman Shines As Catrin Descends

Lonely Receiver #3 Review: Jen Hickman Shines As Catrin Descends

Credit: Aftershock[/caption]As Catrin begins to become unhinged, Jen Hickman's art truly shines Their depiction of this grief-induced and drug-enhanced stupor through which Catrin stumbles is structured like a song The verses are the dull greens and consistent pinks The instruments kick in for the recurring chorus with the vibrant, neon-painted club scenes, drenched in bright[...]

I Breathed A Body Scouts Honor &#8211 AfterShock January 2021 Solicits

I Breathed A Body, Scout's Honor – AfterShock January 2021 Solicits

Aftershock Comics are laumching two new books in January, I Breathed A Body by Zac Thompson and Andy MacDonald, and Scout's Honor #1 by David Pepose and Luca Casalanguida We have AfterShock Comics' January 2021 solicitations as well as previews of both debut issues, below.I BREATHED A BODY #1 ANDY MACDONALD CVR Aftershock Comics[caption id="attachment_1289444" align="aligncenter"[...]

Zac Thompson Speaks on His Vision of the Future in Lonely Receiver #2

Zac Thompson Speaks on His Vision of the Future in Lonely Receiver #2

Following the release of each issue of Aftershock's Lonely Receiver by writer Zac Thompson and artist Jen Hickman, Bleeding Cool will host conversations with Thompson about this sci-fi breakup story turned psychological horror This time, Zac Thompson talks about his vision of the future and his take on spicy chicken sandwiches.[caption id="attachment_1282850" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A[...]

Lonely Receiver #2 Review: A Week of Spiraling Shame

Lonely Receiver #2 Review: A Week of Spiraling Shame

Credit: Aftershock Comics[/caption]Lonely Receiver #2 is a feverish trip into the mind of a heartbroken woman, Catrin, who lives in a future that seems far from where we are in some ways and alarmingly close in others The issue takes place in a single week, showing Catrin's struggles that morph and twist into horrible new[...]

Knock Em Dead #1 in AfterShock Comics December 2020 Solicits

Knock 'Em Dead #1 in AfterShock Comics' December 2020 Solicits

Knock 'Em Dead is the new launch title by Eliot Rahal and Mattia Monaco from AfterShock Comics in December, but it is always good to keep an eye on their ongoing series, and they appear to have quite a lot of them right now...KNOCK EM DEAD #1 OCT201046 (W) Eliot Rahal (A) Mattia Monaco (CA) Andy Clarke Sometimes[...]

Toxic Relationships in Sci-Fi: Zac Thompson on Lonely Receiver #1

Toxic Relationships in Sci-Fi: Zac Thompson on Lonely Receiver #1

Following the release of each issue of Aftershock's Lonely Receiver by writer Zac Thompson and artist Jen Hickman, Bleeding Cool will host conversations with Thompson about this sci-fi breakup story turned psychological horror This time, Zac Thompson talks about toxic relationships, the horror of breakups, and putting something personal out into the world.[caption id="attachment_1262981" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]

Lonely Receiver #1 Review: Tragedy Horror and Identity

Lonely Receiver #1 Review: Tragedy, Horror, and Identity

Lonely Receiver #1, Aftershock's latest series from writer Zac Thompson and artist Jen Hickman, is a break-up turned into a sci-fi horror story Both creators have produced engaging and original creator-owned comics in the past, with Thompson's creeping, thoughtful body horror Come into Me from Black Mask Studios, and Hickman's beautifully drawn Moth & Whisper What kind of beauty, or[...]

The Horror of Break-ups: Writer Zac Thompson Talks Lonely Receiver

The Horror of Break-ups: Writer Zac Thompson Talks Lonely Receiver

Breaking up is hard to do. Zac Thompson has joined with artist Jen Hickman to turn the crushing horror of heartbreak into a horror a bit more literal with Lonely Receiver, their new creator-owned series coming from Aftershock Comics Zac has been a writer to watch, with some of the most compelling (and brilliantly strange) independent comics[...]

Miles To Go for a Lonely Receiver AfterShock September 2020 Solicits

Miles To Go for a Lonely Receiver, AfterShock September 2020 Solicits

AfterShock Comics are launching two comic books in September, Lonely Receiver by Zac Thompson and Jen Hickman, and Miles To Go by B Clay Moore and Stephen Molnar. And a whole bunch of other comic books as well.. here are the full solicitations for September 2020.LONELY RECEIVER #1 JUL200989 (W) Zac Thompson (A/CA) Jen Hickman Catrin Vander, a lonely video[...]

Disaster Inc. #1 Review: Places Humans Are Not Meant To Be

Disaster Inc. #1 Review: Places Humans Are Not Meant To Be

#1 published by AfterShock Comics with a creative team of Joe Harris, Sebastian Piriz, and Carlos M Mangual.[/caption] Toss in some an entitled shipping heir, his insecure model girlfriend, a would-be ecological agitator, a tagalong, and a surprise wild card, and you're on your way past the exclusion zone and closer to ground zero than anyone[...]

Separated At Birth: Maniac Of New York and Maniac

Separated At Birth: Maniac Of New York and Maniac

Elliott Kalan, writer of The Daily Show With Jon Stewart and Mystery Science Theater 3000, and Hellblazer artist Andrea Mutti will be launching a new comic book, Maniac From New York, from AfterShock Comics in February next year But a few people saw some similarities with another Maniac, This is the cover to Maniac In[...]