Black Hammer Archives

Black Hammer: Reborn Coming From Dark Horse Comics This June
Black Hammer, from creators Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston, was released by Dark Horse Comics in 2016 and was an immediate hit with fans and critics alike  While there have been many spin-off comics in the world of Black Hammer released since the conclusion of "Phase 1" of the core story in 2017, we haven't seen[...]
Jeff Lemire – Black Hammer Reborn, Mazebook and Madame Dragonfly
It's called MAZEBOOK and we will announce some more details in the Spring. And he is planning to reduce and consolidate his Black Hammer superhero line published by Dark Horse He writes Jeff Lemire: The truth is, I have decided it's time to shrink the Black Hammer Universe back down to one core title All the universe[...]
Everything Pokémon GO Players Need to Know About Duskull
Spinning out of Black Hammer by Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston is a mind-bending new superhero/sci-fi series, Colonel Weird: Cosmagog This emotional debut issue, written by Lemire and illustrated/lettered by Tyler Crook, features the eponymous character stumbling through time and phases of his life Will readers who have not yet dipped into the Black Hammer universe be able to follow this trippy series? Colonel[...]
Black Hammer Universe Explores HIV-AIDS Crisis in Barbalien: Red Planet
The latest series set in Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston's Black Hammer Universe will be Barbalien: Red Planet, a five-issue series by Lemire, Tate Brombal, Gabriel Hernández Walta, Jordie Bellaire, and Aditya Bidikar launching in June Set during the height of the HIV-AIDS crisis on Earth, Dark Horse notes Barbalien: Red Planet #1 will be[...]
Black Hammer's Colonel Weird Gets Origin Mini-Series from Jeff Lemire and Tyler Crook
Jeff Lemire and Tyler Crook will expand Lemire and Dean Ormston's Black Hammer universe with another series launching in April from Dark Horse Colonel Weird: Cosmagog will be a four-issue mini-series telling the strange origin story of Colonel Randall Weird Check out the press release below for more info. MILWAUKIE, Ore., (January 15, 2020)—From the world[...]
For FOC, Here's Jeff Lemire's Variant Cover for Skulldigger & Skeleton Boy #1
With final order cutoff approaching in one week, Dark Horse Comics has given Bleeding Cool the opportunity to write the word EX-X-XCLUSIVE repeatedly in an article by giving us the EX-X-XCLUSIVE reveal of Jeff Lemire's final order cutoff incentive variant for Skulldigger & Skeleton Boy #1, the first issue of the new mini-series launching in[...]
One More Notch: The Fourth Power & Others [Reviews]
It shouldn't win any Eisners, but the team built the first issue solidly, and the cliffhanger caught me for issue two. Black Hammer/Justice League issue two by Jeff Lemire, Michael Walsh, and Nate Piekos: Two scenes stick out I must give the team credit for the opening scene where Batman patrols the Black Hammer town in[...]
I Put A Spell On You: Thoughts About The Hexed Omnibus And Others
I had some thoughts about two recent single issues and two recent collections. cover by Michael Walsh Black Hammer/Justice League #1: Of the now six Black Hammer spinoffs (Sherlock Frankenstein, Doctor Star, The Quantum Age, Black Hammer '45, Cthu-Louise and now this Justice League mini), I've only read Sherlock Frankenstein, so I've yet to be sick of[...]
Black Hammer's Dr Star Switches to Dr Andromeda??
A Bleeding Cool reader writes in to comment, regarding Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston's Black Hammer series-of-series, currently published by Dark Horse Comics He writes, I just picked up the new World of Black Hammer Encyclopedia today, and it looks like they've changed Dr Star's name to Dr Andromeda with no explanation I assume there are[...]
Legendary Entertainment Nabs Dark Horse's Black Hammer for Film, TV
It would appear that Dark Horses' "Black Hammer" comics by writer [user_id] has been picked up by Legendary Entertainment for development for film and possible tv projects. Black Hammer, first published in 2016, won the 2017 Eisner for best new comic and best lettering, as well as nominations for best writer, best continuing series, best inking team,[...]
Cthu-Louise: A Black Hammer One-Shot from from Jeff Lemire and Emi Lenox for December
Dark Horse has announced a new Black Hammer one-shot from the creative team of writer Jeff Lemire, artist Emi Lenox, colorist Dave Stewart, and letterer Todd Klein Hitting stores in December, Black Hammer: Cthu-Louise features variant covers by Lenox and Jill Thompson The press release provides a few more details: High school can be hell for[...]
Black Hammer: Age of Doom #4 cover by Dean Ornstom and Dave Stewart
However, Golden Gail is about to make a discovery that will turn it all on its head. Black Hammer: Age of Doom #4 cover by Dean Ormston and Dave Stewart Black Hammer: Age of Doom nears its ending as the heroes begin to realize what has happened to them The revelation that it is the doing of[...]
Quantum Age #1 cover by Wilfredo Torres and Dave Stewart
The young man searches for one of their number: Hammer Lass. Quantum Age #1 cover by Wilfredo Torres and Dave Stewart This Black Hammer story takes inspiration from DC's Legion of Superheroes, and I'm really beginning to see a theme from this line of comics. Joking aside, it's an interesting take on the idea It's like a dystopian[...]