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AWA Launches A New Imprint, Lesser Evils, To Publish Emmett #1
As well as launching Sacrament #1 by Peter Milligan and Marcelo Frusin in August 2022, AWA also has a brand new series, listed separately in Diamond Previews, called Lesser Evils, as opposed to the standard AWA Upshot line Upshot is what AWA EIC Axel Alonso uses to describe the books he works on, might Lesser[...]
Absolution: Milligan & Deodato’s New AWA Hitwoman Series Out in July
AWA Studios announced today its latest action, sci-fi series, ABSOLUTION featuring a female assassin from legendary British writer Peter Milligan (X-FORCE) with the darkly realistic art from acclaimed artist Mike Deodato Jr (THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN). "Absolution" cover art, AWA. ABSOLUTION is an action, science fiction comic set in the near future Nina Ryan was a hired killer[...]
Cover image for NEW THINK #1 (OF 5) CVR A RAHZZAH (MR)
But in June, AWA is planning to launch a new anthology comic book series that they compare to Black Mirror, by Gregg Hurwitz and Mike Deodato called New Think Mike is just drawing the first issue, subsequent issues in the five-issue series will have different artists Here is the solicitation for New Think #1 and[...]
Newthink: AWA Launching Greg Hurwitz’ New SciFi Anthology Series
AWA Studios announced today its latest sci-fi anthology series, NewThink by The New York Times #1 international best-selling and award-winning writer, Gregg Hurwitz (WOLVERINE, PUNISHER), with an all-star team of artists each tackling a different issue, the original comic holds a dark mirror up to the modern world of technology and the culture wars[...]
Devil’s Highway Vol. 2: AWA’s Acclaimed Crime Thriller Returns in May
The long-promised sequel to Devil's Highway, AWA's popular and well-crafted crime thriller is finally returning for a second installment this year. AWA (Artists, Writers, & Artisans announced the hit series, DEVIL'S HIGHWAY Vol 2 by thriller novelist Benjamin Percy (WOLVERINE) and Brent Schoonover (CAPTAIN MARVEL, BATMAN '66) will be out on May 4th[...]
AWA Upshot brings back Devil's Highway for a second volume from Ben Percy and Brent Schoonover The first volume told the story of a woman with a dark family secret who embarks on a quest to hunt down the serial killer that brutally murdered her father – only to discover he is just one piece[...]
Cover image for TELEPATHS TP (MR)
Michael Moreci, Alessandro Vitti and Ive Svorcina are launching a new series from AWA in April 2022, The Joneses, a five-issue mini-series that spins out of JMS and Mike Deodato's The Resistance series. Here is everything AWA is soliciting for April 2022. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption[...]
Mike Cotton Joins AWA Inc As Executive Editor
We stated that Mike Cotton had left to move back to the East Coast and we suggest that you might want to look out for him popping up somewhere like AWA Well, my comic book clairvoyant skills have been put to the test and have come up strong. Today, we got the word that Mike Cotton…[...]
Primos by Al Madrigal, Carlo Barberi, Brian Reber in AWA February 2022 Solicits
AWA Upshot is launching their new series Primos #1 by Al Madrigal, Carlo Barberi, and Brian Reber, which seems to have a certain Cities Of Gold feel about it, with two ancient Mayans who took to space and now they are back, to seek revenge on those who destroyed their kith and kin… AWA Launch Primos[...]
Cover image for FOURTH MAN #1 (OF 4) CVR B RAHZZAH (MR)
Jeff McComsey, Lee Loughridge, and Mike Deodato are launching a brand new murder mystery series, The Fourth Man from AWA, in January 2022 Here's a look ahead, as well as everything else AWA is publishing in their January 2022 solicits and solicitations. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1[...]
Gregg Hurwitz & Mark Texeira's New Comic, Knighted, From AWA Studios
"Have you heard? This November we are bringing you a new series called KNIGHTED by @GreggHurwitz @artbytex @ReberVision @deronbennett @andworlddesign with variant cover by @mikedeodato! #RETWEET and tag your local #comicbook shop!" And so it is, AWA Studios/Upshot Studios will be publishing Knighted by Gregg Hurwitz and legendary Ghost Rider artist Mark Texeria Starring Knight,[...]
Cover image for OUT #1 CVR B DEODATO JR (MR)
Rob Williams, Will Conrad, and Marco Lesko's new vampire World War II comic book series Out, for Artists, Writers & Artisans (AWA) is "out" in October 2021, as well as a one-shot for alien medical comic ET-ER by Jeff McComsey, Dan Panosian, Javier Pulido and Shawn Crystal. Here are their full October 2021 solicits along with[...]
Speculator Corner: Chariot by Bryan Edward Hill & Priscilla Petraites
Yesterday, AWA announced that Chariot by Bryan Edward Hill and Priscilla Petraites would be adapted as a movie by Top Gun: Maverick's director Joseph Kosinski for Warners And yesterday eBay noticed, with copies of Chariot #1, published in March this year, jumping from selling for cents to selling for high numbers A CGC 9.8 slabbed[...]
Frank Cho Fight Girls Cover Withdrawn Due To Frank Frazetta Estate
Bedrock City Comic Co of Houston, Texas, had a retailer exclusive variant cover lined up for the new Fight Girls #1 comic book by Frank Cho and published today by AWA They also had a big signing with Frank Cho arranged as well But then everything went south They posted to Facebook last night; We have[...]
"The Patriot" Del Wilkes Has Passed Away At The Age Of 59
We have some sad news as tonight we have learned that Del Wilkes, known to wrestling fans as his masked all-American character The Patriot has passed away at the age of 59 years old  The news of his passing was shared on Wilkes's personal website and on, while The Post and Courier of Wilkes's home state of South Carolina[...]