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Kindt And Crain Bring The Orphan Story Arc To Rai #9 This August
Writer Matt Kindt and artist Clayton Crain continue their run with the guardian of New Japan with a new story arc beginning in August Part one of The Orphan will take place in Rai #9. Broken, beaten, and cast down to Earth, Rai and his allies now find themselves hunted, persecuted, and imprisoned for their failed rebellion[...]
Valiant Previews – Imperium #3 and Rai #8
Imperium #3 by Joshua Dysart and Doug Braithwaite and Rai #8 by Matt Kindt and Clayton Crain. IMPERIUM #3 [VALIANT NEXT] Written by Joshua Dysart Art by Doug Braithwaite Covers by Raul Allen, Braithwaite, Cary Nord A better world By any means necessary The devastating new series escalates with an all-new chapter by New York Times best-selling writer[...]
McFarlane, Holguin And Crain Announce Savior At Image Expo
Savior will kick off in April with the tagline "What if the most dangerous man on Earth was the one trying to do the most good?" The series will be written by Brian Holguin with Todd McFarlane and art by Clayton Crain The first 8 issues with fully painted art are already in the can. Photo from[...]
Advanced Preview Of Valiant's Rai #5
The book is doing very well in the capable hands of Matt Kindt and Clayton Crain But if you haven't gotten in on it already, we're told that issue #5 is the start of a new story arc, Battle for New Japan. In the aftermath of the devastating insurrection against Father's empire, Rai must pick up[...]
Clayton Crain On Rai Forever
Rai artist Clayton Crain, headhunted from Marvel by Valiant produces work like this. And this. And this. And this. So much so that some have worried how long he can keep it up for And, even as an exclusive creator at Valiant, if he will be headhunted again. Well, Ian Melton reported back after talking to comic creators at Rose City Comic Con[...]
Double-Shot Preview Of Rai #4 and X-O Manowar #28
First up is Rai #4 by Matt Kindt and Clayton Crain This series has been selling out like crazy with the first issue on it's fourth printing Then we have X-O Manowar #28 by Robert Venditti and Diego Bernard as the Armor Hunters storyline continues. RAI #4 (VALIANT FIRST) Written by Matt Kindt Art & Cover by Clayton[...]
First Look At Rai #4 And Rai #1 Gets Fourth Printing
Here we have a preview of the fourth issue in the series by writer Matt Kindt and artist Clayton Crain Both Rai #4 and Rai #1 fourth printing are due in stores August 27th along with a Rai #3 second printing variant. Valiant has a massive hit on it's hands[...]
Double Shot Previews – Armor Hunters #2 And Rai #2 From Valiant
Armor Hunters #2 by Robert Venditti and Doug Braithwaite and Rai #3 by Matt Kindt and Clayton Crain. ARMOR HUNTERS #2 (of 4) (VALIANT FIRST) Written by Robert Venditti Art & Cover by Doug Braithwaite Variant covers by Rian Huges, Trevor Hairsine and Bryan Hitch Surrender the armor or Earth will die! Following the shocking final moments of the[...]
Release Of Rai #1 Moved Up And Gets A Video Trailer
The first issue an all-new ongoing series from creators Matt Kindt (Unity, Justice League of America) and Clayton Crain (X-Force, Carnage), and the launch title of the Valiant First publishing initiative.   "Free Comic Book Day has been a major component of Valiant's success since our return, and we always like to make sure that our retail partners[...]
Valiant Unleashes Chromium Covers This Summer
The covers will come out in June and July and will feature the art of Jorge Molina, Mico Suayah, Clayton Crain, Philip Tan and Lewis LaRosa. Each Chromium cover is a jumping on point for the event. "Valiant introduced Chromium to comics and we won a slew of innovation awards for Joe Quesada's beautiful Chromium cover to[...]
Death Is Coming To Harbinger
The three part story arc Death Of A Renegade by Joshua Dysart and Clayton Crain kicks off this April in Harbinger #22.   Peter Kris Zephyr Flamingo Torque Standing head-to-head against Toyo Harada, the superhuman CEO behind the Harbinger Foundation, one of these daring teenage heroes is about to lay their life on the line. United by their unique[...]
Greg Pak Takes The Eternal Warrior Back To 4001 A.D.
The issue will ship with a cover by Clayton Crain and variants by Diego Bernard, David Mack and Dave Bullock. "This is a radically different future with huge emotional ramifications for our characters," said Greg Pak "We're going whole hog here – taking advantage of this crazy premise to explore a massive, mind-bending story we could[...]