Artifacts


Udderly Gigantic Humble Bundle From Top Cow

Titles like Artifacts, Tales of Honor and Artemis IX along with other great Top Cow series like Witchblade, IXth Generation, Aphrodite IX, The Tithe, The Darkness, Postal and Midnight Nation There are of course different tiers where you can get more books depending on what you choose to pay and other books that will be[...]

Shaft Wins Glyph Award For Story Of The Year

Walker, artist Bilquis Evely (Dynamite Entertainment)Best Writer: Keef Cross, Day BlackBest Artist: Nelson Blake 2, Artifacts (Top Cow)Best Cover: Tristan Roach, Offset - The Man Who Travels With A Piece Of SugarcaneBest Male Character: Bass Reeves, Bass Reeves: Tales of the Talented Tenth - Joel Christian Gill, Writer and ArtistBest Female Character: Ajala Storm; Ajala:[...]

Ch-Ch-Changes – Adventure Time To Artifacts

With editor Marie Javins preparing comic books in advance for April, so that all the solicited creators match the actual published creators.Man, DC's Gendercrunching is going to look awesome when Tim Hanley gets around to April.Anyway, that leaves Ch-Ch-Changes without its usual go-to creative upheavals to report.So we have to look further afield...The short story by Henry[...]


Top Cow Previews – American Legends And Artifacts

Interesting things going on with Top Cow as we get the 40th and final issue of Artifacts with two stories from talent hunt winners We also get the first issue of a new weekly series called American Legends This is the last weekly series of the year for Top Cow and according to company President/COO[...]

Top Cow Previews – Rise Of The Magi #4 And Artifacts #39

Marc Silvestri writes issue #4 of Rise of the Magi and 2014 talent hunt winners Raven Heisenberg and Gustavo Brocanello tell a tale of The Darkness in Artifacts #39.ARTIFACTS #39 Story: Raven Heisenberg Art / Cover: Gustavo Brocanello2014 Talent Hunt winning team! The story of the very first Darkness bearer told by Jackie Esacado.[...]

In Stores This Week From Top Cow – Artifacts #38 And Genius #3

We've got two previews for books coming out this week from Top Cow. Artifacts #38 by Talent Hunt winners Devon Wong and Isaac Goodhart and the weekly series Genius continues with its third issue by Marc Bernardin, Adam Freeman and Afua Richardson.Artifacts #382013 Talent Hunt winners DEVON WONG and ISAAC GOODHART bring you the most shocking Darkness and[...]


Artifacts #37 And A Voice In The Dark #7 – Top Cow Previews

A Voice In The Dark #7 from Larime Taylor and Artifacts #37 by Dan Wickline and Rom.. yes, I know I'm Dan Wickline but I have to make this look official Both books are on sale this Wednesday.ARTIFACTS #37 by Dan Wickline and RomWhen someone uses math to access an ancient and evil power, it's up[...]

Top Cow 2013 Talent Hunt Winners

The winners will work on upcoming issues of the Top Cow series Artifacts Four unpublished writers and four unpublished artists were chosen Along with the winners there were ten runner-up writers and ten runner-up artists that will be doing short stories for an as yet unannounced anthology annual.At the Top Cow panel at  Wondercon last weekend Matt[...]

Top Cow Covers It – Part One

Well, I love good art so I figure we'd run all the covers over this weekend in two parts.Here we have Aphrodite IX, Artifacts (I wrote that one), A Voice In The Dark, Cyberforce, The Darkness, Death Vigil and Rise Of The Magi.And tell me that last one isn't cool as hell.[...]

37 Thoughts About 37 Comics – The Movement, Detective Comics, Stormwatch, Crossed, Inhuman, Green Lantern, Caliban, Starlight, Action Comics, Field, She-Hulk, Dead Letters, Beautiful Scars, God Is Dead, Loki, New Warriors, Captain America, Revelations, Green Arrow, Garfield, Suicide Risk, Pretty Deadly, Secret, Revival, Adventure Time, Quantum And Woody, GI Joe, Artifacts, Sinister Dexter, Gate Way, Rogue Trooper, Monster & Madman, Judge Dredd, Green Hornet, Shotgun Wedding, Turok Dinosaur Hunter and Archer And Armstrong

Still, at least they can get a signal...,Bleeding Cool's Dan Wickline writes Artifacts #36, and tries to get around the "if they had a cellphone everything would be fine" problem that so besets modern action adventure offerings.Oh dear Sinister Dexter #5 Gives us a pyschological insight into a disturbed minf But I think my first memory might be Rentaghost[...]

Artifacts #36 Preview With Something Extra/Exclusive

So this Wednesday the latest chapter of Top Cow's comic Artifacts comes out It follows the story of ex-priest Tom Judge who uses one of the 13 artifacts called The Rapture His partner, Tilly is a "numeromancer" or "mathmagician" and it's her talents that lead to former Witchblade bearer/former Angelus Detective Danielle Baptiste calling them[...]

Preview Of Artifacts #35 By Top Cow's 2012 Talent Contest Winner

Here we've got a first look at Artifacts #35 by one of Top Cow's 2012 Talent Contest Winners, Hannibal Tabu Art and cover for this issue was done by Nelson Blake II and with later pages by Michael Avon Oeming The book will hit the shelves on Wednesday Feb 26th. Mercenary Michael Finnegan just can’t catch a break[...]

Top Cow Talent Search Gets Over 600 Entries

It may be additional issues of Artifacts or something else.The last two writing and art winners were featured in Artifacts #34 and #35 currently on sale. The annual Top Cow Talent Search just passed its entry deadline and I got a quick moment to talk with Matt Hawkins writer and CEO/Publisher of Top Cow about the[...]



Michael Oeming's Art From Artifacts

There's a bond there.Which is why I'm happy to be the first to share some artwork by Michael Oeming from Tabu's upcoming issue of Artifacts #35 from Image/Top Cow, after Tabu won their Talent Hunt competition in 2012.It's a busy couple of months for Tabu, he also has a story in the new Watson And[...]

ComiXology All Over The World – The Walking Dead's Back, Tell A Friend…

And, as usual, China earns the Hipster Award for the week, having eight issues of Artifacts appear on the chart with no sign of zombies, Marvel, or My Little Pony.United StatesThe Walking Dead #119 $2.99 Injustice Year Two #1 $0.99 Avengers World (2014-) #1 $3.99 Earth 2 (2012-) #19 $2.99 X-Men: Days of Future Past $10.99 Detective Comics (2011-) #27[...]

Twenty-Five Thoughts About Twenty-Five Comics – Red Lanterns, ARGUS, Flash, Catwoman, Sinister Dexter, Green Team, Deadworld, GI Joe, Teen Titans, Aquaman, Atomic Robo, Rachel Rising, Jonah Hex, Dead Boy Detectives, Justice League Dark, Superman Unchained, Revelations, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Savage Wolverine, New Avengers, Artifacts, Hawken Melee, THUNDER Agents, Legenderry And Dredd Classic

Neat trick, as Jonathan Hickman reverse engineers continuity from his Fantastic Four run into the continuing Infinity/Inhuman/Incursion events.Hawken Melee"Brimstone makes it taste good, like a cigarette should." Artifacts #33, written and drawn by two of Top Cow's 2012 Talent Hunt Winners, Kenny Porter and -ROM- darkness et folly Seriously, the names parents give their kids[...]