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Luc Besson's EuropaCorp Buys Rights To Howard Chaykin's American Flagg For TV Show
EuropaCorp has picked up the rights to American Flagg, the satirical comic book by Howard Chaykin. Luc Besson's production company will develop the property for a TV show, according to Deadline Chaykin will executive produce the project. Originally published by First Comics in 1983, other creators to work on the series include Lynn Varney, Steven Grant, J.M[...]
Howard Chaykin And The Trans Image: Obsession With A Theme
There have been numerous examples throughout his work over the decades. As far back as 1983, in Chaykin's American Flagg! series, we have this little scene in the sixth issue: Art by Howard Chaykin Art by Howard Chaykin A first instance of the appearance of transgender characters, in particular pre-op trans characters, and violence upon them[...]
Free On Bleeding Cool – American Flagg #2 By Howard Chaykin
To go with Free Comic Book Day, we have a bunch of free comics for our readers this weekend from Dynamite, all of which tie into the new Groupees Independent bundle being offered up right now from Dynamite, IDW, Image and Oni. The American Flagg series from Howard Chaykin was groundbreaking when it was published by[...]
Howard Chaykin Entertains At Wizard World Nashville (Part 1)
You'll probably be surprised by what each role actually does." One attendee asked Chaykin about his best-known work, American Flagg, but made the critical mistake of admitting that he'd never actually read any American Flagg comics Needless to say, the questioner received a customized Chaykin berating for that comment but was also rewarded with a thorough[...]
Look Deeper At The Dynamite Humble Mega Holiday Bundle
So while giving a small amount of money to charity you can introduce someone to over $500 worth of new digital comics like American Flagg, Bob's Burgers, Dean R Koontz's Frankenstein and Jim Butcher's Dresden Files. This morning I went on to the Humble Bundle site and bought the books myself I had the option of[...]
Free On Bleeding Cool – American Flagg! #1
Dynamite collected Howard Chaykin's classic comic book series American Flagg! not too long ago Now they are making it available as part of their new DRM-Free digital comics The 50 issue series was originally published by First Comics from 1983 to 1989 and told a science fiction / political satire story set in 2030 Chicago. The[...]
Downloading a DRM-Free Digital Comic From Dynamite
I realized that I had most of them and decided upon a $1.99 book instead… American Flagg #1. The first thing I had to do is register as a member When you go to register they ask you for your name, email address, age, gender and a password Age and gender are optional fields There is[...]