David Avallone


Alt Free Comic Days Headlined By Wolfman Eastman Starkings

Alt Free Comic Days Headlined By Wolfman, Eastman, Starkings

The shadow of COVID-19 covers everything happening in the comic book industry these days and nowhere is that more apparent than in the business of conventions. This makes a significant challenge to independent creators in particular — how can they connect with fans and get people excited about new works while unable to engage in […]

Talking Drawing Blood and What Comes Next With David Avallone

Talking Drawing Blood and What Comes Next With David Avallone

Aside from being a sharp dressed man, David Avallone is a man of many talents His current project Drawing Blood, began as a collaboration with indie comics legend Kevin Eastman Bleeding Cool took some time to discuss his career, his ongoing work, and what's next for him.[caption id="attachment_1199165" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A photo of David Avallone[...]




Exclusive First Look Inside Elvira: Mistress of the Dark #1

Exclusive First Look Inside Elvira: Mistress of the Dark #1

The series is being written by David Avallone and drawn by Dave Acosta with covers by Joseph Michael Linsner, J Bone, Kyle Strahm, Craig Cermak, Robert Hack, and Francesco Francavilla.The synopsis for the issue reads: The Mistress of the Dark has become unstuck in time! Elvira crashes Mary Shelley's monster weekend, beginning an epic journey through horror history,[...]

Elvira: Mistress of the Dark Returns to Comics this July from Dynamite

Elvira: Mistress of the Dark Returns to Comics this July from Dynamite

The new tales will be tackled by writer David Avallone (Bettie Page, Twilight Zone) and artist Dave Acosta (Doc Savage) will be making their way to comic shops this July.The basis for the story is that the Mistress of the Dark has become unstuck in time and crashes Mary Shelley’s monster weekend, beginning an epic[...]

Read Bettie Page #1 as Dynamite Promotes a Terry Dodson-Inspired Statue

Read Bettie Page #1 as Dynamite Promotes a Terry Dodson-Inspired Statue

The Dynamite “Terry Dodson Bettie Page Statue” Kickstarter campaign is live now and can be found here.Today we have Bettie Page # by David Avallone and Colton Worley with the cover by Terry Dodson that inspired the statue: She's more modest than Ms Blaise, but peels more than Ms Emma She out-vamps Vampirella, but she's sweeter than Honey West[...]

Writers Commentary: David Avallone Talks the Final Issue of Bettie Page

Writer's Commentary: David Avallone Talks the Final Issue of Bettie Page

Dynamite has sent us a writer's commentary for the finale issue of Bettie Page by David Avallone The issue features covers by Joseph Michael Linsner and Scott Chantler with interiors by Esau Figuora and Matt Gaudio. * * * * * The thrilling series conclusion! This is wall-to-wall spoilers, so read the issue first and then come back for the behind-the-scenes[...]

Writers Commentary: David Avallone Talks Bettie Page #7

Writer's Commentary: David Avallone Talks Bettie Page #7

Dynamite has sent us a new writer's commentary from David Avallone for Bettie Page #7 This issue has covers by Joseph Michael Linsner and Scott Chantler with interiors by Esau Figueroa. * * * * * Bettie in France, continued! Many spoilers ahead, so read the issue first and then come back for the behind-the-scenes story.The covers: In the “A”[...]

Read Doc Savage: Ring of Fire #1 Part of the Dynamite/Comixology 50% off Sale

Read Doc Savage: Ring of Fire #1, Part of the Dynamite/Comixology 50% off Sale

That means The Shadow vs Batman, Bettie Page, Dresden Files, James Bond, Agent 47 — and Doc Savage: Ring of Fire #1 by David Avallone and Dave Acosta. This is the first issue of the miniseries has the the classic pulp hero meeting up with one of the most mysterious people in history, Amelia Earhart They must work together to save the world — something Doc Savage[...]

Writers Commentary: David Avallone Talks Bettie Page #6

Writer's Commentary: David Avallone Talks Bettie Page #6

Dynamite has sent us a new writer's commentary, this one from David Avallone talking about Bettie Page #6 Covers by Joseph Michael Linsner and Scott Chantler, interiors by Esau Figueroa and Bane Wade. * * * * * Bettie starts a new arc and does a little international travel, as I play around with even more 1950s pop culture.  There are[...]

Read Bettie Page #1 Free from Dynamites 2017 Blockbuster Holiday Bundle

Read Bettie Page #1 Free from Dynamite's 2017 Blockbuster Holiday Bundle

And a percentage of the proceeds goes to the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund.Today we have Bettie Page # by David Avallone and Colton Worley with cover by Terry Dodson: She's more modest than Ms Blaise, but peels more than Ms Emma She out-vamps Vampirella, but she's sweeter than Honey West She put the mod in model, and the bangs in bang-bang[...]

Writers Commentary: David Avallone Talks Bettie Page #5

Writer's Commentary: David Avallone Talks Bettie Page #5

Dynamite Entertainment has sent us a new writer's commentary by David Avallone for Bettie Page #5 The issue comes with covers by Joseph Michael Linsner and J Bone with interiors by Bane Wade. * * * * * I’ll admit it I’ve never had a comic run extended before I found out that there was going to be an[...]

Writers Commentary &#8211 David Avallone Talks Bettie Page #4

Writer's Commentary – David Avallone Talks Bettie Page #4

Dynamite has sent us a new writer’s commentary with David Avallone talking about Bettie Page #4 The book has two covers, A by Joseph Michael Linsner and B by Scott Chantler with interiors by Esau Figueroa and Bane Duncan Wade.Chapter Four! Bettie finally meets the mysterious Doctor Elroy Benway! But remember… here there be spoilers, so read the issue and[...]

Exclusive: 6-Page Bettie Page Comic By Avallone And Linsner To Appear In Playboy

Exclusive: 6-Page Bettie Page Comic By Avallone And Linsner To Appear In Playboy

We just learned exclusively that Dynamite and Playboy magazine have collaborated on a six-page exclusive Bettie Page story by David Avallone (Drawing Blood) and Joseph Michael Linsner (Dawn) that will be appearing in the November/December 2017 issue of Playboy The comic ties into the on-going monthly Bettie Page comics Dynamite is currently producing.Page was born[...]

Writers Commentary &#8211 David Avallone Talks Bettie Page #3

Writer's Commentary – David Avallone Talks Bettie Page #3

Dynamite has sent us a new writer's commentary featuring David Avallone talking about Bettie Page #3 The issue has covers by Joseph Michael Linsner and Scott Chantler, Interiors by Colton Worley. * * * * * Chapter Three! Bettie in trouble with pretty much everyone, still manages to hit my favorite bar in Hollywood As always: spoilers abound! Read[...]

Writers Commentary &#8211 David Avallone Talks Bettie Page #2

Writer's Commentary – David Avallone Talks Bettie Page #2

We have a new writer's commentary from Dynamite as David Avallone talks about Bettie Page #2 The book has covers by Joseph Michael Linsner and Scott Chantler Interiors by Craig Cermak and Colton Worley. * * * * * Chapter Two! We delve deeper into the mysteries of Bettie Page’s secret life in 1951, and see some of my[...]

Writers Commentary &#8211 David Avallone On Bringing Bettie Page Back To Comics

Writer's Commentary – David Avallone On Bringing Bettie Page Back To Comics

Dynamite released the first issue of their new Bettie Page comic on Wednesday of last week and now they've sent us a writer's commentary for it by David Avallone The book features a cover by Terry Dodson, interiors by Colton Worley.As always, this one started with Joe Rybandt asking a question and making a suggestion[...]

Amelia Earhart Found David Avallone Talks Doc Savage: The Ring Of Fire

Amelia Earhart Found! David Avallone Talks 'Doc Savage: The Ring Of Fire'

Straight from Dynamite, here's a Writer's Commentary from David Avallone talking about the fourth and final issue of Doc Savage: The Ring of Fire. Cover from Brent Schoonover, interiors by Dave Acosta This series is particularly topical as it deals with the mystery of Amelia Earhart, who is suddenly in the news because of a photo that[...]