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Unicorn-Hunting Revenge Thriller By the Horns Coming from Scout

Unicorn-Hunting Revenge Thriller, By the Horns, Coming from Scout

Scout Comics, fresh off the release of the second volume of the excellent Metalshark Bro, have officially doubled down on their effort to conquer the market of strangest concepts in comics. As if refusing that SDCC is over, the company kicked off the first day of the post-Con week with a new announcement: By the Horns, […]

Yasmeen #1 Review: Is There Peace for a Teenager Fleeing From ISIS

Yasmeen #1 Review: Is There Peace for a Teenager Fleeing From ISIS?

Yasmeen billed as the epic story of a teenager on the run from ISIS, is out from Scout Comics this week. Written by Saif A. Ahmed and Fabiana Mascolo, the unique indie series sets out with a unique concept and artwork that evokes the feel of autobiographical cartoonists. It's an outlier in both story and presentation among […]

The Death Of Creator-Owned At DC Comics — Can 2018 Turn It Around

The Death Of Creator-Owned At DC Comics — Can 2018 Turn It Around?

Creator-owned comics at Marvel Comics are basically one or two Brian Bendis comics that come out very late. Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons just pulled Secret Service/Kingsman to Image and it is likely that the likes of Empress, Nemesis and any future Kick-Ass-related comics may follow. But it's not much healthier at DC Comics, where […]


Matt Hawkins To Cross Over His Creator Owned Titles At Image In Edens Fall

Matt Hawkins To Cross Over His Creator Owned Titles At Image, In Eden's Fall

President of Top Cow Studios, Matt Hawkins, publishes three of his creator owned titles through Image Comics Postal, The Tithe and Think Tank.And, according to a PR arranged interview at CBR, they're getting their own crossover.Eden's Fall by Matt Hawkins, with Bryan Hll and Atilio Roj, will be published as a three issue event ober the[...]



Francis Manapuls New Creator Owned Comic Broken Hollow Used To Sell Microsofts Surface Pro

Francis Manapul's New Creator Owned Comic Broken Hollow, Used To Sell Microsoft's Surface Pro

Francis Manapul writes on Tumblr, Here’s a look at my first creator owned book, #BrokenHollow! I’ll be collaborating with another talented artist that I hope to announce soon! You can also check the process of this piece via @microsoftcanada video at http://t.co/uYYpyuA7Qa using my #surfacepro3 Will do!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=euXE5OKlC-kAs he says, "to me that's freedom"[...]

Image Watch &#8211 Jonathan Hickman On East of West: Year One And The World Cup

Image Watch – Jonathan Hickman On East of West: Year One And The World Cup

By David Dissanayake  East of West is my favorite series currently being published.  Jonathan Hickman, Nick Dragotta and Frank Martin have quickly become one of the most tremendous powerhouse teams in all of comics, and if you've been reading the series you know why. If you haven't checked out the series yet, I obviously cannot […]



Writer-Owned Or Creator-Owned

Writer-Owned? Or Creator-Owned?

Already, it's hard to describe Vertigo titles as creator owned given the contracts the writers and the artists sign.Writer-owned, artist-owned, creators-owned or creators-participant? Is it a distinction that matters to you? This was a tweet from Mark Waid, presuming regarding the film 2 Guns, based on a screenplay by Steven Grant, and the 2 Guns[...]

A New Creator Owned Series By Howard Chaykin And Matt Fraction

A New Creator Owned Series By Howard Chaykin And Matt Fraction

As revealed by the TalkComix people below (around the 8 minute mark) at the London Super Comic Convention, Howard Chaykin, as well as starting work on Black Kiss 2 which he describes as "absolutely disgusting", will be working on a new creator owned series with Matt Fraction.Since Image Comics are publishing Black Kiss 2, and[...]

Bryan Hitch Teases Creator Owned Comic For 2012

Bryan Hitch Teases Creator Owned Comic For 2012

Talking about the influences from his work on Ultimates in the Thor movie, Bryan Hitch pointed out on Millarworld; These are real treats for sure but like Mark says, the real pay-day is your own stuff, like Wanted, Kick-Ass and Nemesis. So next summer when Ulti… er… Avengers is making a billion dollars it will […]