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Speculator Corner: Will Last Avengers Story #2 Beat Spider-Girl #59

Speculator Corner: Will Last Avengers Story #2 Beat Spider-Girl #59?

On the back of this, Spider-Girl #59, which featured the first appearance of an earlier son-of-Peter-Parker-and-Mary-Jane-Watson, Ben Parker, has rocketed on eBay  with copies selling for up to $65, with lots of copies sold in the $40 to $60 range, and some people trying to get a hundred bucks each for them.But is there another[...]

Tini Howard and Ariel Olivetti to Explore Thanos and Gamoras First Meeting

Tini Howard and Ariel Olivetti to Explore Thanos and Gamora's First Meeting

Tini Howard will write the series with art by Ariel Olivetti (and colors and lettering by some peons who don't deserve to be named in the press release, we guess.. suck it, colorists and letterers.. love, Marvel).Said Howard in an interview on Marvel.com... One of my favorite things about working with an existing character is confronting[...]

Death of the Inhumans #3: A Gloriously Depressing Dirge

Death of the Inhumans #3: A Gloriously Depressing Dirge

The second guest-star…well, I certainly wasn’t expecting him and definitely not in this fashion.[caption id="attachment_914540" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Death of the Inhumans #3 art by Ariel Olivetti and Jordie Bellaire[/caption]Ariel Olivetti continues to bring his talent to the page, detailing this issue with an almost cold and precise style It adds to the somber atmosphere well,[...]

Death of the Inhumans #2 Review: Rage of the Silent King

Death of the Inhumans #2 Review: Rage of the Silent King

The ending undercuts it a little, but it doesn’t completely cover the fact that this issue has Black Bolt reciting the names of dead Inhumans as a weapon against his enemies.[caption id="attachment_897929" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Death of the Inhumans #2 art by Ariel Olivetti and Jordie Bellaire[/caption]Ariel Olivetti renders this comic once again, and I still[...]

Top and Bottom 5 Comics Week of July 4th 2018: From Hulk to Inhumans

Top and Bottom 5 Comics, Week of July 4th, 2018: From Hulk to Inhumans

It's a bit late again, and I didn't get around to doing it last week. However, the Top and Bottom 5 Comics is back again this week. What soared? What fell on its face? Let's find out together now! Best Comics of the Week 1. Immortal Hulk #2 Immortal Hulk kicked off with a hell of […]

Death of the Inhumans #1 Review: Named Character Meat Grinder

Death of the Inhumans #1 Review: Named Character Meat Grinder

They deserve better than to be struck down with this reckless abandon.[caption id="attachment_878533" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Death of the Inhumans #1 art by Ariel Olivetti and Jordie Bellaire[/caption]Ariel Olivetti provides the art to this comic, and his work is almost unrecognizable here That’s not to say that it’s bad, but it lacks that textured 3-D feeling[...]

Improbable Previews: A Reckoning is at Hand in Death of the Inhumans #1

Improbable Previews: A Reckoning is at Hand in Death of the Inhumans #1

We can’t guarantee 100% accuracy, of course.In this issue of Improbable Previews, we've gotten our hands on two unlettered pages from Donny Cates and Ariel Olivetti's Death of the Inhumans #1! This five-issue mini aims to end the Inhumans experiment, wherein Marvel hoped to replace the X-Men with the Inhumans due to their more favorable licensing[...]

X-O Manowar #14 Review: Aric Comes Home

X-O Manowar #14 Review: Aric Comes Home

However, the narrative works more often than it doesn’t.[caption id="attachment_839623" align="aligncenter" width="600"] X-O Manowar #14 art by Ariel Olivetti[/caption]Ariel Olivetti takes over the art this issue with his distinct mixture of photorealism and bulging detail It fits this comic quite well, and Aric’s armor looks especially good in this style[...]


Ariel Olivettis Art Process For A Red Sonja / Conan Retailer Exclusive Cover

Ariel Olivetti's Art Process For A Red Sonja / Conan Retailer Exclusive Cover

Here we have a good look at artist Ariel Olivetti's process for doing a retailer exclusive cover for Red Sonja / Conan #1 We see his original roughs, two steps in the painting/coloring part showing different levels of texture added and then the final product The cover is for AOD Collectables and you can find[...]

Next Batch Of Sideshow Art Prints include Lobo Skaar and Xiall

Next Batch Of Sideshow Art Prints include Lobo, Skaar and Xiall

unless big hairy cigar smoking guys are your thing.First up we have the Main Man, Lobo with art by Ariel Olivetti which is available here.Then we move over to Marvel and we have Skaar, Son of Hulk also with art by Ariel Olivetti and available here.And finally we have Xiall, Vangaurd of Bone from the[...]

Freddie E. Williams II Teases Upcoming Conan Story For Savage Sword #9

Freddie E. Williams II Teases Upcoming Conan Story For Savage Sword #9

Mitchel.The 80 page issue will be on stands September 24th with a cover by Ariel Olivetti. If you look at the Dark Horse solicitations for Robert E Howard's Savage Sword #9, you wouldn't know that artist Freddie E Williams II was contributing to the issue Well, Williams is trying to make up for that by[...]

Reference Book For Comic Artists Has Its Sights On An Indiegogo Record

Reference Book For Comic Artists Has Its Sights On An Indiegogo Record

We have big names like Steve Rude, Ariel Olivetti, Ed Benes, Artgerm, Kim Jung Gi and loads more. We’re big bleeding fans of Bleeding Cool If your readers help us hit our goal of $100,000 by Sunday night this weekend, we will include a limited edition spread in the book, specifically for Bleeding Cool contributors[...]

Ariel Olivetti Steps Away From One Hit Wonder And Is Replaced By&#8230

Ariel Olivetti Steps Away From One Hit Wonder And Is Replaced By…

Due to his schedule, Ariel Olivetti has had to step away from the book he co-created with Fabrice Sapolsky and another artist brought in starting on issue #3 Well, today Sapolsky went to his blog to tell us who the new artist is, Stephen Thompson, and how he was found. If you read the Diamond solicitations[...]


Loosening The Exclusive Chains At DC Comics

Loosening The Exclusive Chains At DC Comics

And how Ariel Olivetti may have been a good example, locked into a two year excluisve deal with Marvel but suddenly appearing on the rejigged Men Of War, now GI Combat, for DC Comics.Well, what's sauce for the goose is sauce for the gander.I understand that a number of DC Comics have come to an[...]

Ariel Olivetti Working On Batman: Black And White 2

Ariel Olivetti Working On Batman: Black And White 2

Bleeding Cool mentioned late last year that DC Comics was creating a sequel to their previous Batman: Black And White projects on which eminent creators, many not associated with Batman, from Warren Ellis to Moebiusworked on short black and white stories for the character.Well, Ariel Olivetti, who recently managed to get out of his two[...]