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Mind MGMT: Bootleg #2 Review: Hidden Messages Inc.
My favorite panel from the issue is this one where Lesniewski puts the lettering inside the smoke. A panel from Mind MGMT: Bootleg #2 © Dark Horse Comics In terms of extras, there's a four-page script from Kindt that's completely unusable (it asks for 80 panels on a single page), and whether it's to tell more story[...]
Blacksad: They All Fall Down • Part One Review: Lands On Its Feet
In both cases, the respective artists turned in career-high watermarks, and it didn't appear that anyone would dethrone them. The cover to Blacksad: They All Fall Down • Part One © Dark Horse Comics Enter, of course, Blacksad: They All Fall Down • Part One This panel from the subway scene alone, where detective Blacksad fights off[...]
Dark Horse Announces The Umbrella Academy: The Board Game
Mantic, along with comic book publisher Dark Horse Comics, announced they will be releasing The Umbrella Academy: The Board Game The game will allow you to play one of the members of the series as you will work together with up to four other players to defeat some of the infamous enemies that the group[...]
Dark Horse Comics #1
Thirty years ago, the launch of the comic book Dark Horse Comics was an attempt by publisher Dark Horse to try and play off their anthology series Dark Horse Presents.  It came in the light of the new flashier comic books that were coming to the fore, courtesy of Marvel and Image Comics, with full[...]
Andrew Vachss, Hardboiled Writer, Defender of Children, Passes Away
The loss cannot be measured, and the debts can only be paid forward." Andrew Vachss' "Hard Looks" comics cover courtesy of Dark Horse Comics. According to his biography, Andrew Vachss has been a federal investigator in sexually transmitted diseases, a social-services caseworker, a labor organizer, and has directed a maximum-security prison for aggressive-violent youth He became a[...]
Runescape Is Getting A Retrospect Book From Dark Horse Comics
Jagex has partnered with Dark Horse Comics to release a brand new book about RuneScape called RuneScape: The First 20 Years This is basically a comprehensive book detailing the history of the franchise from its early days, through several expansions, the impact in the real world, and everything in-between This hardbound book is basically every[...]
Dept. H Film On The Way From Netflix, Alice Waddington To Direct
The streamer is adapting the Dark Horse Comics series for a film for the service, and they have tapped Alice Waddington to direct The original series was written and drawn by Matt Kindt The Maze Runner writer T.S Nowlin will adapt the script Mike Richardson, Keith Goldberg, and Paul Schwake of Dark Horse Entertainment will produce[...]
Star Wars Droids #1 From Dark Horse Taking Bids At Heritage Auctions
Star Wars Droids #1 from Dark Horse Comics was one of the best droid starring comics they published during their run with the comics license Especially that cover All black with C-3PO and R2-D2, this is a notoriously tough comic to get in any kind of good shape, which makes this CGC 9.8 copy taking[...]
Netflix The Witcher TV Series Getting Statues from Dark Horse Comics
Henry Cavill and Anya Chalotra have given new life to these iconic characters, and Dark Horse Comics brings them to life Two TV Series The Witcher statues are on the way for fan's collections with the live-action appearances of Geralt of Rivia and Yennefer of Vengerberg Standing roughly 9" tall, both statues show off[...]
Prime 1 Studio Reveals Ahab Predator Dark Horse Comic Statue
Prime 1 Studio is diving into the deadly history of Dark Horse Comics as they reveal their newest Predator statue The hunter known as Ahab is back and ready to hunt as his iconic comic book design comes to life right out of the comics Obsessed by the hunt, this alien features an obscure likeness[...]
Cyberpunk 2077: Your Voice: A Familiar But Welcome Story
Dark Horse Comics sent over a .pdf of Cyberpunk 2077: Your Voice, and I closed the 80-ish page book impressed Here are my guesses why: Cyberpunk 2077: Your Voice Cover Courtesy Dark Horse Comics Cyberpunk 2077: Your Voice is the second of CD Projekt Red and Dark Horse's Cyberpunk 2077 tie-in comics Their first tie-in, …Trauma Team,[...]
Master Chief Receives New Halo Infinite Statue from Dark Horse
The help celebrates; it looks like Dark Horse Comics has revealed a brand new Master Chief statue John-117 is ready to take the fight to your collection with his new dynamic statue standing roughly 10 inches tall Master Chief is posed in an action stance with an energy sword as he shoots his grapple shot[...]
Dark Horse Comics Announces New Games & Digital Division
Dark Horse Comics are throwing their hat into the gaming ring with the announcement of a new Games & Digital Division of the company They have set up two main offices in Oregon and Shanghai with the goal of making brand new games centered around their IPs Considering some of the content they have under[...]
The Witcher: Witch’s Lament Gets Limited Edition Print and Comic
Dark Horse Comics has announced they would be publishing The Witcher: Witch's Lament in a Limited Edition Print and Comics Bundle Fans will be able to purchase a limited edition print and comic bundle through Dark Horse Direct with exclusive art and cover by Anato Finnstark. Dark Horse Comics The Witcher: Witch's Lament follows famed witcher Geralt of[...]
Orphan and the Five Beasts Is a Psychedelic Kung Fu Fever Dream
Credit: Dark Horse Comics James Stokoe's (Orc Stain) newest work was released by Dark Horse Comics on March 17th and shows his typical dedication in creating his comics cover to cover Lettering, inks, colors, covers, storyline, and more, 100% of this issue is done by Stokoe's hand Stokoe created a comic worthy of multiple readings in[...]
A Look Through X-Ray Spex At X-Ray Robot
Credit: Dark Horse Comics It's tough to write about the Allred Family's work (Mike Allred and Laura Allred) and not write the word joy X-Ray Robot is another piece of their joyous science fiction Depending on how generous you are to X-Ray Robot, it's either a trope or a standard that the duo engages in: Parallel[...]
Dark Horse Announce New Dave McKean Graphic Novel: Raptor
Oregon-based comics publisher Dark Horse Comics announced Raptor: A Sokol Graphic Novel, a new original graphic novel from superstar artist Dave McKean, due out July 7, 2021 The OGN, Raptor: A Sokol Graphic Novel, isn't McKean's first rodeo with Dark Horse Dark Horse previously published a lot of Dave McKean's catalog, including Black Dog: The[...]
REVIEW: Norse Mythology #3 Brings New Characters With Unknown Origins
Credit: Dark Horse Comics In Asgard, Thor, away from his throne, has left the kingdom vulnerable to the violent attacks from his people's greatest enemy – the giants While familiar characters such as Odin, Loki, and Freya struggle to pick up the pieces in Thor's absence, a mysterious man enters their halls with a proposition; he[...]
Soupy Leaves Home Graphic Novel Gains CBLDF Educational Supplement
  In 2017, Dark Horse Comics published Cecil Castellucci and Jose Pimienta's graphic novel, Soupy Leaves Home. Set in 1932, this is the story of two misfits with no place to call home, who build a relationship during a train hopping journey from the cold heartbreak of their eastern homes toward the sunny promise of California Pearl Plankette[...]
4 Thoughts About Cyberpunk 2077: Trauma Team #1
Credit: Dark Horse Comics If American Ronin #1 was influenced by cyberpunk stories, this one's, well, it's in the name Cyberpunk 2077: Trauma Team It's a tie-in to the forthcoming multi-platform videogame Cyberpunk 2077 from Polish developer CD Projekt Red, it's unknown if there will be any cross-pollination between the two releases But, all told, the[...]
You Look Like Death: A Look Into Klaus and the Umbrella Academy
Still, finally, the repercussions of tough love from the alien patriarch are explored in this spin-off series from Dark Horse Comics. The cover of Tales from the Umbrella Academy: You Look Like Death #1 Credit: Dark Horse Comics This first issue does more than show Klaus' junkie tendencies Further, it shows his relationship with his adoptive siblings[...]
Overwatch Has Launched A Tracer Comic Challenge
Blizzard Entertainment has partnered up with Dark Horse Comics for a special Overwatch Tracer challenge based around a comic book DH has released a new set of comics based on the game, with the first issue of London Calling based around Tracer The first of five issues will be launching digitally, with the physical version[...]
Turf War Continues the Avatar's LGBTQ+ Representation
Credit: Dark Horse Comics   One thing that was never fully addressed in the Avatar universe was how queer individuals were represented and treated in the realms of the four elemental kingdoms Bryan Konietzko, the other half of The Legend of Korra creative force, agreed that a demonstration of this representation was important for fans of the[...]