Dean Ormston


Legendary Entertainment Nabs Dark Horse's Black Hammer for Film, TV

It would appear that Dark Horses' "Black Hammer" comics by writer [user_id] has been picked up by Legendary Entertainment for development for film and possible tv projects. Black Hammer, first published in 2016, won the 2017 Eisner for best new comic and best lettering, as well as nominations for best writer, best continuing series, best inking […]

Black Hammer: Age of Doom #4 cover by Dean Ornstom and Dave Stewart

Black Hammer: Age of Doom #4 Review – Lair of the Dragonfly

Lucy discovered that Madame Dragonfly and Colonel Weird are behind the heroes being trapped in this small farm town. Meanwhile, Abe and the Barbalien have a heart-to-heart about their current situation and love lives. Barbalien tries to get Abe to just accept that things are going well. However, Golden Gail is about to make a […]


Black Hammer: Age of Doom #3 cover by Dean Ormston and Dave Stewart

Black Hammer: Age of Doom #3 Review – Endless in Dreamland

Abe meets up with Tammy to talk about their relationship as well as her ex, Earl. Mark goes to meet with the Father. Black Hammer and Jack land in Dreamland, where they meet the Bereaver and his family. Lucy is eager to get back to the other heroes, so she is unwilling to stay for […]



Exclusive Preview of Black Hammer: Age of Doom #3

With Black Hammer: Age of Doom, Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormstron bring back the Eisner Award-winning superhero saga, picking up immediately where they left off — Lucy Weber has become the new Black Hammer and right as she's about to reveal to the other heroes how they got stuck on the farm and can escape […]



Black Hammer: Age of Doom #1 cover by Dean Ormston

Black Hammer Age of Doom #1 Review: Interesting but Very Slow

Lucy, the new Black Hammer, has figured out what is going on with the Golden Age heroes and the farm they find themselves stranded upon. Unfortunately, she is mysteriously teleported away, leaving Colonel Weird despondent and Abraham Slam, Barbalian, Golden Gail, and Madame Dragonfly to discover their own way out. Meanwhile, Lucy finds herself in […]




Jeff Lemire And Dean Ormston's Black Hammer To Spread Its Wings For San Diego?

Black Hammer by Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston has been running at Dark Horse Comics for a year, and gotten itself Eisner Award-nominated in the process. The twelfth issue is solicited for August … but what then? Once they were heroes, but that age has long since passed. Banished from existence by a multiversal crisis, the […]

Lucifer Burns In New Poster Image

TVLine has the first look at a new poster image for the upcoming TV series, Lucifer. Based on the Vertigo comic book by Mike Carey, Peter Gross, Ryan Kelly and Dean Ormston, the series stars Tom Ellis as a retired Lord of Hell entertaining himself by assisting the Los Angeles Police Department. Lesley-Ann Brandt, Lauren […]

First Look: It's Jeff Lemire's Variant Covers For Black Hammer Issues #1-3 !

Black Hammer is coming. It will arrive June 10th from Dark Horse Comics. For me, this series took on almost totemic significance when I heard the name since little was known about it, but the ideas behind it really prodded by imagination. Some sketches were released last San Diego Comic Con but that's about all–until […]