David Rubin

Three New Comics Projects On Kickstarter

3 Comic Kickstarters: Curse Words, Cosmic Detective, Octobriana 1976

The comic industry is in a bit of flux right now and the big publishers are looking less and less safe when it comes to getting works published. That means if creators, even big creators, want their original projects to see the light of day they are probably going to have to turn to crowdfunding. […]


Lemire, Kindt and Rubín Add Playing Cards to Cosmic Detective OGN

For over two years comic book creators Jeff Lemire, Matt Kindt, and David Rubín have worked in secret on an all-new, original graphic novel. The book, titled Cosmic Detective, is an epic science fiction mystery that asks: when a God is murdered, who solves the crime? Launched on Kickstarter this week, they have motored past […]

Top and Bottom 5 Comics of June 20th, 2018: Spider-Man Genuinely Goes Down Swinging

Captain America #704The worm turned again for Captain America this week, as the comic put forth a wrongheaded story about being afraid of literal aliens coming to steal away your freedom while unleashing chemical warfare against said aliens.[caption id="attachment_868550" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ether Copper Golems #2 cover by David Rubin[/caption]2 Ether Copper Golems #2Ether Copper Golems disappointed me greatly[...]

Ether Copper Golems #2 cover by David Rubin

Ether Copper Golems #2 Review: Less Deep and More Nonsensical

Plus, Agrippa’s lair lies within a volcano.[caption id="attachment_868550" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ether Copper Golems #2 cover by David Rubin[/caption]Ether Copper Golems #2 is a downgrade from the opening issue Where the first comic was a relatable tale of a man who lost his family to his passion, this issue drops all painful subtext for a strange[...]

Ether: Copper Golems

Exclusive Look Inside Kindt and Rubin's Ether: Copper Golems #2

Matt Kindt (Mind MGMT) and David Rubin (Black Hammer) have a new series over at Dark Horse called Ether: Copper Golem, described as a fantasy adventure about a science-minded hero intent on keeping the balance between Earth and a magic world And we have an exclusive first look at the second issue of the series that is[...]

Top and Bottom 5 Comics, Week of May 16th, 2018: Superman Special Brings it Home

The Avengers were one of my first great loves in Marvel, and I want to see the team given a truly great book again.[caption id="attachment_847129" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ether Copper: Golems #1 cover by David Rubin[/caption]5 Ether Copper Golems #1Another series starting off this week from the talented Matt Kindt and David Rubin, Ether Copper Golems brings back the sci-fi/fantasy series[...]

Sherlock Frankenstein and the Legion of Evil #1 cover by David Rubin

Sherlock Frankenstein And The Legion Of Evil #1 Review: What Happened To Black Hammer?

This takes her to Spiral Asylum, where many of the old villains have been locked up.[caption id="attachment_734017" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Sherlock Frankenstein and the Legion of Evil #1 cover by David Rubin[/caption]Admittedly, I’m not too familiar with the Black Hammer story, but this comic does a good job of making that not a problem[...]

Ether, A New Comic By Matt Kindt And David Rubín From Dark Horse

Dark Horse is to publish a new comic from Matt Kindt and David Rubín, Ether, a fantastical story about what happens when science and magic intersect. Ether follows the adventures of Boone Dias, a science-minded interdimensional explorer from Earth, as he tries to reconcile the existence of magic with his own scientific reality. Boone is a regular visitor […]

Miniseries Worth Reading: The Fiction TP

The series is called The Fiction, and it’s written by Curt Pires, with art by David Rubin It’s been about a year since I sat down to read the first issue, and I remember how strongly I felt that the comic would fly off the shelves The presence of magical books excited me to no[...]

"Welcome David Rubin To The Table" The Hero Book 2 Releases This Wednesday

From Dark Horse Comics, written and illustrated by David Rubin, comes the continuation of his epic Heracles tale with The Hero Book 2 The book takes a postmodern look at the Twelve Labors and the champion’s fateful doom The story delves deep into his life, revealing those who would wish him harm on his meteoric[...]

The Fiction #2 Will Captivate You From Start To Finish

From BOOM! Studios, written by Curt Pires, with art by David Rubin, The Fiction #2 gives the word danger a whole new meaning! Here’s what we know so far…four childhood friends named Tsang, Tyler, Kassie, and Max discover a box of strange books, but not just any books These books have the power to transport[...]

Magical Books & More! The Fiction Is Coming From BOOM In June

Coming from BOOM! Studios, written by Curt Pires (POP, Mayday) with art by David Rubin, is The Fiction #1 The story centers around four childhood friends who discover a box of strange books, but not just any books These books have the power to transport people to the beautiful worlds described within them, when read[...]

David Rubin Set To Bring Heracles To Life In The Hero From Dark Horse

I can’t wait to see how David Rubin interprets Heracles' story I’m predicting that it’s going to be a fantastic work of art, because I really enjoyed what I saw from his illustrations in The Rise of Aurora West Besides, look at how amazing the cover is!You can preorder your copy of The Hero Book[...]

Before Battling Boy, Aurora West Took Flight

By Cameron Hatheway Paul Pope's Eisner award-winning Battling Boy garnered heaps of acclaim last year, and with good reason. The story of the son of a god saving a city ripe with criminals and monsters was action-packed and memorable, captivating readers with Pope's dynamic style and storytelling. While he's hard at work on the second […]