Ben Oliver Archives

Thought Bubble Festival Announces Details Of November's Digital Show
Willow Wilson, Duncan Fegredo, Kieron Gillen, Ben Oliver, David LaFuente, Alex Norris, Andy Belanger, Lee Garbett, Shelly Bond, Erika Price, Ram V and the premiere of a new documentary on UK comics icon Ian Kennedy, produced and directed by Phillip Vaughan. The weekend will also host exclusive events and content including from ComiXology, Jonathan Cape Graphic Novels,[...]
Ramon K Perez Replaces Ben Oliver on Giant-Size X-Men Magneto
Giant-Size X-Men Magneto was solicited as drawn by Ben Oliver But retailers have just been informed, that it will now be drawn by Ramon K Perez. This has happened after a little previous swapping around Giant X-Men: Nightcrawler was originally solicited for April 11th but it will now be published by Marvel Comics two weeks early,[...]
Vengeance of Vampirella Covers The Spice Girls' #2 Become #1...
Somehow it slipped Dynamite editorial's that the Ben Oliver cover for Vengeance of Vampirella #2, published on November 6th had a #1 on it as well as a #2. Hard to see, it's in the top left-hand corner, hidden in the hair. Dynamite has been approaching retailers with options regarding making it returnable if that's an issue[...]
Titans Special #1 cover by Brandon Peterson
I will say each artist and color artist contributed great work to the book, with Nicola Scott, Ben Oliver, Jordie Bellaire, and Romulo Fajardo Jr especially standing out. Titans Special #1 is an excellent jumping-on point for anyone who have not checked out the title, and it satisfies fans who have been following the team since[...]
Next Week… I'll Be At London Super Comic Con. Will You?
If you see me, say hi, I always appreciate it. Here's a look at what's waiting for me. Attending creators include Brian Bolland, Frank Cho, David Finch, Humberto Ramos, Mike Zeck, Marv Wolfman, David Aja, Heather Antos, Mahmud Asrar, Jeremy Bastion, Simone Bianchi, Mark Buckingham, Howard Chaykin, Ian Churchill, Katie Cook, Steve Dillon, Duncan Fegredo, Meredith Finch, Gary[...]
All 15 James Bond #1 Retailer Exclusive Covers
We've shown some of these before, but here is the great big batch of retailer exclusive covers for the recently released James Bond #1 by Warren Ellis and Jason Masters for Dynamite Entertainment. We start off with a black and white cover by Gabriel Hardman for the final order cutoff. Then we have two versions of the[...]
Who Is Drawing The Multiversity Guidebook Anyway? (TO UPDATE)
But who is drawing it? The DC Comics website lists Ben Oliver, Chris Sprouse, Dan Jurgens, Cameron Stewart, Klaus Janson, Gary Frank, Nicola Scott and "Various". Whereas Amazon lists Giuseppe Camuncoli, Jae Lee, Jon Bogdanove, Gary Frank, Todd Nauck, Chris Sprouse, Andrew Robinson, Duncan Rouleau, Cameron Stewart, Pete Woods, Ben Oliver, Nicola Scott, Marcus To, Joe Prado,[...]
Bleeding Cool's 11 Best Comics Of 2014
Multiversity  from DC Comics, written by Grant Morrison with art by Chris Sprouse, Karl Story, Nei Ruffino, Ben Oliver, Frank Quitely, Cameron Stewart, Ivan Reis and Joe Prado Everything I adored about Avengers and New Avengers this year is here, and more besides Again, it needs a map Each comic is not just a story, but each[...]
Andy Diggle, Angela Cruickshank and Ben Oliver Take Control At Dynamite
Dynamite Entertainment announces a new comic book series Control, by Andy Diggle, Angela Cruickshank, and Ben Oliver  The husband-and-wife team of Diggle and Cruickshank will share the writing chores for the new series, while Ben Oliver joins Control as the first project with Dynamite.  Control is slated for release in early 2014. In Control, police detective Kate Burnham finds[...]
Ben Oliver Responds To Lobo Criticism, With A Wah!
Now we have a response from the new Lobo artist Ben Oliver… And the new comic's writer's response? @BenOliverArt Awwww, Ben, you brighten my day ;) — Marguerite Bennett (@EvilMarguerite) September 19, 2013 I wonder what the Brazilians will make of all this? We covered Frank Cho's response to the new design for Lobo (by way of Machete)[...]
Marguerite Bennett Defends The New Lobo
Ben Oliver was not in charge of the Lobo redesign.  I wrote my script, and after it was completed, I was shown what the new character would look like. For the record, the images you've seen—Ken Rocafort's design and Aaron Kuder's cover—are not what Lobo actually looks like in the book[...]
Melksham Comic Con 2013 – Bigger, Better, Badasser
We've assembled a lineup that is about twice the size of last year's event, and includes Kieron Gillen, Si Spurrier, Dylan Teague, Simon Furman, Emma Vieceli, Rob Williams, Ben Oliver, Lee Townsend, Mike Collins, Kate Brown and Paul Duffield. As ever, people can get stuff signed or get personalised sketches from the artists, provided you get[...]