Christopher Mitten


Rasputin- Voice of the Dragon #3 Review:

Rasputin- Voice of the Dragon #3 Review:

It’ll always be impressive how much of a breathing and thriving world Mike Mignola has built around Hellboy and the B.P.R.D.Oddly enough, Rasputin is barely in a comic with his name emblazoned across the title.Christopher Mitten’s artwork is solid and functional The design of Kroenen’s monsters are quite good[...]

Mike Mignola Returns To Mignolaverse For 3 New Five-Issue Series: Rasputin Koshchei And Hellboy: Krampus

Mike Mignola Returns To Mignolaverse For 3 New Five-Issue Series: Rasputin, Koshchei, And Hellboy: Krampus

EXCLUSIVELY. Rasputin: Voice of the Dragon (Mike Mignola, Chris Roberson, Christopher Mitten, Dave Stewart, Mike Hiddleston), Koshchei the Deathless (Mike Mignola, Ben Stenbeck, Dave Stewart), and Hellboy: Krampus (Mike Mignola, Adam Hughes) will see Mignola take a truly active writing role for the first time since the last issue of Hellboy in Hellin 2016 “It’s been a lot of work,” said Mike[...]

Wes Craven And Steve Niles Team For Television Series

Wes Craven And Steve Niles Team For Television Series

The sci-fi horror in space from Niles and artist Christopher Mitten isn't schedule to hit comic shelves until May from Black Mask but Universal Cable Productions is already in the process of picking up the rights to the title.Craven hasn't done a lot of television work, he co-created the 90's anthology series Nightmare Cafe and[...]

Criminal Macabre: The Third Child Preview

Criminal Macabre: The Third Child Preview

Picking up right after the Eyes of Frankenstein, Christopher Mitten illustrates this latest tale of Cal McDonald - "Cal’s changed and maybe not for the better Locked away and drowning himself with booze and aspirin, Cal feels the evil consuming him Will he be able to withstand its pull or will he[...]

Image Watch &#8211 Talking Umbral And Playing With Magic Words With Antony Johnston

Image Watch – Talking Umbral And 'Playing With Magic Words' With Antony Johnston

By David DissanayakeAntony Johnston and Christopher Mitten’s fantastic series Umbral from Image Comics begins its second arc in today’s issue #7.  I’ve been a big supporter of this creative duo since Wasteland, one of the first ongoing series I started following on a regular basis.Worldbuilders of the highest order, the Johnston/Mitten duo bring that rare[...]

Bleeding Cools Purple-tastic Teaser For Umbral Book 2 Starting This Week

Bleeding Cool's Purple-tastic Teaser For Umbral Book 2 Starting This Week

It's nearly here--the second arc of Antony Johnston and Christopher Mitten's Image Series Umbral, arriving this comic book day to great anticipation titled "Killing the Sunrise" And because he's a lovely fellow, Antony Johnston has sent Bleeding Cool our very own teaser image that's all ours It's swirly, and purple, and rather fantastic.  And here[...]

5 Things About Umbral Issue # 4 &#8211 From Pirate Ships To Clever Rascal

5 Things About Umbral Issue # 4 – From Pirate Ships To Clever Rascal

There’s nothing precious here, just a smart, terrified young woman facing the end of the world and swearing at it, as we all would.2.     Pirate ShipChristopher Mitten, Jordan Boyd and Thomas Mauer really flex their muscles this issue, with several left hand splash page reveals and some beautifully placed, subtle lettering This is my favorite[...]

Antony Johnston Shares His Own Writers Notes For Umbral #3 With Bleeding Cool

Antony Johnston Shares His Own Writers Notes For Umbral #3 With Bleeding Cool

By Alasdair Stuart Here we are again, with the writer's notes for Umbral Issue # 3. I'm an absolute sucker for stuff like this as it's always interesting to see behind the curtain, especially for a book as meticulously planned as this one. Although in this case, of course, what's behind the curtain has very […]

5 Things About Umbral Issue #3- From Wrong Reactions to Mistwalkers

5 Things About Umbral Issue #3- From Wrong Reactions to Mistwalkers

Christopher Mitten is an immensely impressive artist at the best of times but this is impressive even by his usual standards.2 Push Me/Pull YouThat isn’t to say it’s a harmonious relationship because it really isn’t In one panel, writer Antony Johnston and Mitten show that both the leads are keeping secrets, from us, and each[...]

44Floods First IDW Project Has A Bite &#8211 Libretto Volume1: Vampirism

44Flood's First IDW Project Has A Bite – Libretto Volume1: Vampirism

Contributing to the whopping 200-page softcover will be Ben Templesmith, David Stoupakis, Riley Rossmo, Christopher Mitten, George Pratt, Menton3, and more.  And those process insights have been teased a couple of times in press releases--we'll get an insider view on some of the art production contained therein.44Flood perfected the development of these art/comics anthologies previously with two contributors: Menton3[...]

Antony Johnston Shares His Own Writers Notes for Umbral #2 With Bleeding Cool

Antony Johnston Shares His Own Writer's Notes for Umbral #2 With Bleeding Cool

By Alasdair Stuart Here we are again, with Antony Johnston's writer's notes for Umbral Issue #2 featuring new cast members, new locations and just the tiniest hint of magic. As ever, these were originally published on Antony's Tumblr and are reprinted here with his permission. Antony Johnston: WRITER'S NOTES: UMBRAL #2 If you missed the […]

Antony Johnston Shares His Own Writers Notes for Umbral #1 With Bleeding Cool

Antony Johnston Shares His Own Writer's Notes for Umbral #1 With Bleeding Cool

By Alasdair Stuart Umbral is, in a year crammed full of insanely good Image comics, one of the very best. I'm really fond of it, as you may have noticed. It's a great book and writer Antony Johnston has been producing writer's notes for each issue. We're very happy to reproduce them here. Do please check […]

Five Thoughts About Umbral A Dirty-Fingernailed Fantasy

Five Thoughts About Umbral, A Dirty-Fingernailed Fantasy

Antony Johnston, Christopher Mitten, John Rauch and Thomas Mauer’s new fantasy series is brutal, dirty-fingernailed fantasy of a sort that doesn’t get enough press Following Rascal, a female thief who sees something horrific begin its invasion of her kingdom and her friends, the book is Invasion of the Bodysnatchers by way of fantasy, steampunk and[...]

Live From The Comic Shop: Wraith Umbral Rocket Girl Expand Their Genres

Live From The Comic Shop: Wraith, Umbral, Rocket Girl Expand Their Genres

As welcome as this would probably be as a film treatment, this first issue alone strongly suggests that there are things that comics can simply do better, and should.Umbral is out this week from Image, a “dark fantasy” according to ads, and its “scribe” is Antony Johnston, “Illuminator” is Christopher Mitten, “Painter” is John Rauch,[...]