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Warren Ellis Planned a New Comic Book Imprint &#8211 Until Things Changed

Warren Ellis Planned a New Comic Book Imprint – Until Things Changed

and yes, including 'Line of DOLLAR comics with original content from publishers that drive the bus.' Now let's all go and re-read Fell by Ellis and Ben Templesmith, shall we?   In Warren Ellis' newsletter - which goes out to 24,000 people but that's probably a fraction of those who would enjoy and get something out[...]


You Only Have One Week Left To Grab The Tales Of Mr. Rhee Vol. 4 Hardcover

You Only Have One Week Left To Grab The Tales Of Mr. Rhee Vol. 4 Hardcover

It features a gorgeous cover by Ben Templesmith Sounds a lot like our hero is in some trouble in this one: In TALES OF MR RHEE: “Everything Burns,” we meet Mr Rhee at a crossroads moment in his life: After years of betrayal at the hands of almost everyone he’s ever known, he must now decide[...]

IDW Reboots 30 Days Of Night In December With Niles Kowalski Templesmith And Wood

IDW Reboots 30 Days Of Night In December With Niles, Kowalski, Templesmith, And Wood

The classic 2002 three-issue horror series by Steve Niles and Ben Templesmith that spawned numerous follow-ups and two feature films is getting a reboot in December.Steve Niles will return to write the series, and Ben Templesmith will draw covers along with original cover artist Ashley Wood, while Piotr Kowalski takes on interior art in what is being billed[...]

Rich Johnston At The London Film And Comic Con Tomorrow Table 38

Rich Johnston At The London Film And Comic Con Tomorrow, Table 38

Anything you can do to entertain them will also be welcomed.The London Film And Comic-Con will be at the Olympia exhibition hall near Earl's Court and Brompton Park.Joining me at the show are Marv Wolfman, Tommy Yune, Andy Diggle, Geoff Senior, Rantz Hoseley, Simon Furman, Jessica Martin, Ben Templesmith, Will Simpson, Amrit Birdi, Paul Cornell,[...]

30 Days Of Night A Comic That Changed The Industry Turns 15

30 Days Of Night, A Comic That Changed The Industry, Turns 15

IDW has released a new 15th anniversary edition of 30 Days of Night.Folks don't talk so much about the series, but at the time you had two realitively unknown creators, Steve Niles and Ben Templesmith, putting out a three-issue series from a brand new publisher and then suddenly all hell broke loose I'd met Steve[...]

30 Days Of Night &#8211 24 Trades Of Christmas

30 Days Of Night – 24 Trades Of Christmas

30 Days of Night was a straight forward vampire novel by Steve Niles and Ben Templesmith They had worked together on Spawn the Dark Ages but neither were household names at the time The book came out from IDW Publishing, a company created by former Wildstorm employees and who had published books by Ashley Wood[...]


Whats Eating Evil Ernie

What's Eating Evil Ernie?

And you have four different covers including a painted one by Lucio Parillo and another by Ben Templesmith, one of the go-to guys for horror.Like I said, seems like a good bet Yet, with the order cutoff coming up on Monday, I'm hearing that order for the comic stand at under 8,000 units For the[...]

Wear Ben Templesmiths Demons Tight Against Your Skin

Wear Ben Templesmith's Demons Tight Against Your Skin

Ben Templesmith has launched the latest line of clothing using his designs at 78squid.com.They will be able to sell on-line until July 10th until they disappear forever.Leggings, dresses, including longer styles, and T-shirts. Perfect convention clobber?   Ben Templesmith has launched the latest line of clothing using his designs at 78squid.com.They will be able to sell on-line[...]

Things To Do In Burbank Sunday If You Like Comics Buffy Or Horror

Things To Do In Burbank Sunday If You Like Comics, Buffy Or Horror

She has also written comics including Shadowplay with Ben Templesmith for IDW Publishing She is also a novelist and has a series of books called The Echo Park Coven that has the second book just hitting stands.. hence the signing.I got to meet Amber a few years back at a signing when IDW republished her Shadowplay[...]

Welcome To Wessex &#8211 Ben Templesmiths New Saxploitation Comic #TBF15

Welcome To Wessex – Ben Templesmith's New Saxploitation Comic #TBF15

Over on Ben Templesmith's Patreon page, he mentions, amongst other books, that he is working on a new one shot comic called Welcome To Wessex.I met up with Ben at Thought Bubble in Leeds and he told me that it's what he calls a "saxploitation" comic book, nothing to do with the instrument, but Saxons[...]


Ben Templesmith Talks Tip Jar Economics And Comic Book Creators

Ben Templesmith Talks Tip Jar Economics And Comic Book Creators

Ben Templesmith posted on Facebook, There's a fair bit of discussion these days about paying for autographs and such I know a few pros have been making it pretty much mandatory at shows for a long time, some advocate others to do it, some are considering it, and some are adamantly against it.I think I'm in[...]

Ben Templesmith Drawing Batman

Ben Templesmith Drawing Batman

Ben Templesmith, co-creator on 30 Days of Night as well as having drawn Gotham By Midnight, has posted this little instagram video showing how he makes his art with a Batman piece.  It's #saturdaybaturday 17! Bruce had some bad LSD Original art now up at 78SQUID.com #art #comics #cosplay #batman #bignaturals #horror[...]

Volunteers Are The Heart And Soul Of MSP Comic Con In Minnesota

Volunteers Are The Heart And Soul Of MSP Comic Con In Minnesota

Popular writer/artist and hometown hero Dan Jurgens made his usual appearance at the Minnesota show, and other featured guests included artists JK Woodward, Aaron Lopresti, Ben Templesmith, Peter Gross, Pat Gleason, and Gordon Purcell.A good number of comic book dealers were at the show, proving that Golden Age and Silver Age comics still have a[...]

Go Ask Alyss… Why Is The Hatter Mad

Go Ask Alyss… Why Is The Hatter Mad?

One last riddle: Why must individuality be labeled a disease? Answer: Because it is dangerous.Madly yours,Frank Beddorhttps://www.kickstarter.com/projects/149372651/hatter-m-seeking-wonder frankbeddor.com twitter.com/frankbeddor facebook.com/thelookingglasswars https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHbMpkJ_asV1Lq_JRoWefCAArt of the Looking Glass Wars artists: Bill Sienkiewicz (Marvel), Stephan Martinere (Guardians of the Galaxy), Ben Templesmith (30 Days of Night), Vance Kovacs (Thor), Doug Chiang (Star Wars), Chris Appelhans (Coraline), Tae Young Choi (Blizzard) Seeking Wonder Art by:[...]

Ben Templesmith Launches&#8230 HP Lovecrafts Dagon (UPDATE)

Ben Templesmith Launches… HP Lovecraft's Dagon (UPDATE)

UPDATE: And here it is!Ben Templesmith has told recipients of his mailing list about his next project Dagon Adapting the story by HP Lovecraft. DAGON is the first Lovecraft story I ever read It's also one of his earlier ones, is public domain, deals with things dear to my squidly heart.. and is just oozing in[...]

Preview Of Gotham By Midnight #3 By Fawkes And Templesmith

Preview Of Gotham By Midnight #3 By Fawkes And Templesmith

I love seeing Ben Templesmith's art on a DC Batman title Ben brings such an amazing mood to his work that I think goes so well with the darker side of the Dark Knight The third issue of Gotham By Midnight comes out tomorrow and here are some preview pages for it. GOTHAM BY MIDNIGHT #3,[...]

IDW And Farrago Team Up To Host Free Digital Comics Via App

IDW And Farrago Team Up To Host Free Digital Comics Via App

IDW has heralded their partnership with Farrago by bringing 10 #1 issues of fan-favorite comics to the app for free, including work by Steve Niles, Ben Templesmith, Jonathan Maberry, Chris Roberson, Ashley Wood, and many more.Those comics and the dates they will be available are: Now: 30 Days of Night #1 Mystery Society #1 Winterworld #1 Zombies vs Robots #0On[...]