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Die #16 ultra-mega-EXXXCLUSIVE UK Retailer appreciation variant cover from Image Comics
Image Comics unveiled the art for what it calls "a highly collectible" variant cover for Die #16 by Kieron Gillen and Stephanie Hans The variant will be EXXXCLUSIVE for Diamond UK Direct Market accounts "as a Thank You and is designed to benefit our international partners during an exceptionally difficult period for independently-owned businesses," a[...]
Stephanie Hans and Kieron Gillen Win World Fantasy Award For DIE
We told you it was Stephanie Hans Day on Bleeding Cool. And Stephanie Hans and Kieron Gillen have just won the British Fantasy Award for best comic book for their Image Comics series, Die A comic book series that is, basically, what happened to the kids at the end of the Dungeons & Dragons cartoon[...]
Die: Image Announces The Series' Final Story Arc, "Bleed"
 Die, by Kieron Gillen and Stephanie Hans, will be kicking-off its final story arc, titled Bleed, this May with issue number 16  The final five issues will bring the popular series, which has been described by the publisher as "Jumanji with goth sensibilities," to its end, which should be bitter-sweet for fans of the series' RPG-themed[...]
Die #12 Review: Ill-Considered Last Page Reveal
From its inception, Die #12 has played fast and loose with the pop culture strings of readers' hearts From its TTRPG roots to its Big Chill styled ensemble cast, it has a heavy grounding in the disappointments over, as Billy Joel sang, "all the promises our teachers gave/if we worked hard if we behaved." As it thrust[...]
New Printings For Die, Power Rangers, Empyre, Kylo Ren and More
With more for Star Wars  and Klyo Ren – which gets a fourth printing – Amazing Spider-Man, Die, Power Rangers, Strange Academy and third printings for Thor. AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #40 2ND PTG COELLO VAR (JAN208947, FOC 7/6/20) (W) Nick Spencer (A) Iban Coello (CA) Ryan Ottley • J Jonah Jameson's new gig has proven to be nothing but trouble[...]
DIE #11 Review: Literary And Engaging
If you've been reading this meta-fantasy themed series for some time, DIE #11 will be very rewarding as it gives quality attention to characters and themes that have been percolating for months If you have no idea what's going on and have never read this work, you're gonna be completely lost and have no idea[...]
Once & Future #1 Beats Die #1 to a Sixth Printing
Kieron Gillen and Dan Mora was looking like a hit book, it also became clear that these two companies were engaged in a cold war (of words) to see who launch the most successful Gillen series (with Die #1 as one of the big hit series of 2018) While Boom has touted multiple new printings[...]
Once And Future #1 Gets a Second Printing – and a New War of Words…
The war of words between Boom Studios and Image Comics over bragging rights to the relative performances of ongoing series Die by Kieron Gillen and Stephanie Hans, and limited series Once And Future by Kieron Gillen and Dan Mora. Om Thursday, Image Comics announced that Die #6 would be getting a second printing ahead of going[...]
The Daily LITG, 5th June 2019 – Time To Die
Please, pray for my soul… The five most-read stories yesterday After Twenty-Six Years, DC Comics Rumoured to Close Vertigo The Biggest, Baddest Spoilers for Tomorrow's Walking Dead #192 'Animal Kingdom' & 'Sons of Anarchy': SAMCRO/Cody Crossover [Opinion] Sugar Pine 7 Announced Their Channel Has Been Canceled The Walking Dead Comic Will Lose a Familiar Name Tomorrow With #192 (No Spoilers) Happening today: New[...]
Industry Descends Into Chaos as Kieron Gillen and Stephanie Hans' Die #5 Gets Second Printing
Panic rocked the comic book industry Friday as fans of Die, a comic book by Kieron Gillen and Stephanie Hans, were sent into a "frenzy" with demand for the book's fifth issue, Die #5, according to a press release from Image As a result, the book "will be rushed back to print," Image claims, though[...]
Jumanji Meets Dungeons & Dragons with Image Comics' Debut of Die #1
The Wicked + The Divine writer Kieron Gillen teams up with artist Stephanie Hans and letterer Clayton Cowles to debut another tale of real world meets fantasy with their new collaboration from Image Comics, Die #1. Hans hits the ground running with a visually striking cover and art to match from beginning to end, knocking her first[...]