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Fathom #2 Is Worth the Read but May Confuse Newer Fans

Fathom #2 Is Worth the Read, but May Confuse Newer Fans

Fathom issue one hardly holds your hand on character re-introduction, with Vince Hernandez (Kiani) diving (yes, there will be puns here) right back in to the world Michael Turner so meticulously built.  In the first issue, Killian returns to Aspen to entice her back to the Blue.  When she rejects his megalomaniac ideology, Kilian releases[...]

Aspen Relaunches No World in November 2018 Solicits

Aspen Relaunches No World in November 2018 Solicits

Aspen MLT Inc does like to be first out of the gate when it comes to full monthly solicitations, and the publisher has its November titles all lined up and ready.. beginning with a relaunch of its own super-group, No World.NO WORLD PRIMER 2018Scott Lobdell – Story / Jordan Gunderson - ArtCelebrate Aspen’s 15[...]


Jirni Returns Mindfield and Psycho Bonkers Get Vol 1. Releases: Aspen March 2018 Solicits

Jirni Returns, Mindfield and Psycho Bonkers Get Vol 1. Releases: Aspen March 2018 Solicits

3. Shrugged and Charismagic continue their new runs. World of Aspen comes out for Free Comic Book Day 2018. Psycho Bonkers and Mindfield each get Volume 1 releases More details are available below.JAN180017 FCBD 2018 WORLDS OF ASPEN ANNIV ED (W) J T Krul, Jordan Gunderson (A) Alex Konat, Jordan Gunderson (CA) John Starr Celebrate 15 years of publishing with Aspen Comics in this jam-packed Worlds of Aspen[...]

Aspen Comics Celebrates 15th Anniversary With Cheap #1 And #0 Issues

Aspen Comics Celebrates 15th Anniversary With Cheap #1 And #0 Issues

Ain't no party like a comic book party 'cause a comic book party don't stop! It just gets relaunched with new #1 issues! Aspen Comics is celebrating its 15th anniversary next year, and the company plans to celebrate by selling comics for cheap, on the order of 25 cent jumping-on points and $1.50 zero issues[...]



Breaking Down The Types Of Comic Coloring

Breaking Down The Types Of Comic Coloring

Aspen Comics And Top Cow colorist Jasen Smith has posted this handy image that helps breakdown the different styles of coloring Now it's been many years since I did any comic coloring, but to break this down even further.. the Flat-Style is also the basic first step in most of these Flatting the image, like[...]

Aspen Launches A Second Volume Of Siya Oums Lola XOXO In September

Aspen Launches A Second Volume Of Siya Oum's Lola XOXO In September

Siya Oum has become a much more commodifiable artist since her first series of Lola XOXO for Aspen last year and the follow-up spinoff Wasteland Madam, as she has been picked up for cover variant work by more prominent publishers, including for this week's Star Wars: The Force Awakens adaptation for Marvel.But she's returning to the woman[...]

Aspen To Reveal Santeria: The Goddess Kiss Cover Winners In Solicits For June 2016

Aspen To Reveal Santeria: The Goddess Kiss Cover Winners In Solicits For June 2016

As ever, first out of the gates, it's Aspen MLT with their solicitations for their comics coming out in June 2015.ONIBA: SWORDS OF THE DEMON #2Vince Hernandez – Story / Paolo Pantalena - ArtDuty beyond death…is honor.From creators Paolo Pantalena (Jirni) and Vince Hernandez (Fathom: Kiani) comes this all-new action-adventure series hundreds of[...]

More Michael Turner Fake Sketches Hit eBay

More Michael Turner Fake Sketches Hit eBay

Artist on Witchblade, Superman/Batman and Soulfire, it was his Fathom series that garnered him most fame and started the publisher Aspen Press However, he died young in 2008, aged 38 Which means there is a limited amount of his work for sale, and he has attracted a number of fakes as a result.But this was a particularly[...]

Aspens Solicitations For November 2015 &#8211 Eternal Soulfire To Fathom Blue..

Aspen's Solicitations For November 2015 – Eternal Soulfire To Fathom Blue..

Here are the November solicitations for Aspen - nice and early! That's more like it! other publishers, take note...LEGEND OF OZ: THE WICKED WEST #2Tom Hutchinson – Story / Allison Borges – Art / Kate Finnegan - ColorsTake a trip back over the rainbow to an Oz you never knew existed!After a rough and tumble[...]

Michael Turners Soulfire Relaunched As Eternal Soulfire &#8211 Aspen July 2015 Solicitations

Michael Turner's Soulfire Relaunched As Eternal Soulfire – Aspen July 2015 Solicitations

Each cover is available to order separately, with no quantity limitation or restrictions.ETERNAL SOULFIRE #1 RETAILER INCENTIVE:For every 12 copies of ETERNAL SOULFIRE #1 ordered, retailers will receive one (1) FREE copy of the alternate ETERNAL SOULFIRE #1 cover by artist Eric ‘EBAS’ Basaldua, with the option to purchase up to three (3) additional Ebas[...]

Scott Lobdells The Four Points Launches From Aspen In April

Scott Lobdell's The Four Points Launches From Aspen In April

In April, Bleeding Cool favourite Scott Lobdell is launching a new comic book from Aspen with artist Jordan Gunderson and colourist Valentina Pinto.The solicitation reads, Throughout history, oddities have remained hidden away within the fabric of societies across the planet However, in recent years these unexplained phenomena have begun to emerge with a vengeance…Enter Gia Sorentino.They[...]

Aspen Picks Up Big Dog Ink Makes Them One Of Its Imprints

Aspen Picks Up Big Dog Ink, Makes Them One Of Its Imprints

The publisher is now a part of Aspen, a publisher of action adventure comics with slightly less salacious covers.What the details of the deal were, we may not know But we can expect the pair to be saving money by sharing booth space at future shows...Here's the official line... Big news, Aspen Comics fans! Big Dog Ink is coming to[...]

Avatar Press Archie Aspen Boom Studios And Papercutz Comic-Con Recap

Avatar Press, Archie, Aspen, Boom! Studios And Papercutz Comic-Con Recap

As usual, the place was insanely packed but our reporters found their way through the crowds to bring you some of the best coverage on the internet.Avatar PressNew Alan Moore, Max Brooks, Max Bemis And Justin Jordan Coming From Avatar PressAspenAspen Panel - Cosplayers, Cards, Hannibal Tabu And KidsBoom! StudiosPaul Levitz Drops By The Boom![...]

Aspen At San Diego Comic Con &#8211 Cosplayer Cards Hannial Tabu And Kids Fathom Comics

Aspen At San Diego Comic Con – Cosplayer Cards, Hannial Tabu And Kids Fathom Comics

Announced at yesterday's Aspen panel at San Diego Comic Con...Aspen’s  2014 series Lola XOXO returns in 2015 with  Lola XOXO: Volume 2 by creator Siya Oum, as well as an all new spin-off mini-series Lola XOXO: Wasteland Madam written by Vince Hernandez (Damsels in Excess) and illustrated by Oum Lola XOXO: The Wasteland Madam will[...]


JT Krul Goes On A New Jirni With Paolo Pantalena

JT Krul Goes On A New Jirni With Paolo Pantalena

JT Krul and Paolo Pantalena's fantasy epic gets a relaunch for Aspen Comics in May, with Jirni Vol 2 #1 But don't worry Jirni fans, there is still lots of swords, sorcery and saucy clothing for the book's lead. Ara is a warrior-princess with the blood of the mystical D'jinn flowing through her Powerful, brave, and[...]

The Amazing Arizona Con &#8211 A Growing Convention With Ideas

The Amazing Arizona Con – A Growing Convention With Ideas

It also had a few publishers like Aspen, Boom and Zenescope.This was my first time attending this show though I’m a regular at the Phoenix Comic con so not only am I familiar with the city but also the convention center I knew a lot of the guests and exhibitors… heck, I knew a lot[...]