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Blood Force Trauma #1 in Albatross Funnybooks December 2020 Solicits

Blood Force Trauma #1 in Albatross Funnybooks December 2020 Solicits

Eric Powell's publishing company, Albatross Funnybooks, is launching a brand new title in December, to accompany The Goon, Tank Girl and the like Jake Smith's throwbaxploitation comic book, Blood Force Trauma #1 Steve Mannion has another Fearless Dawn oneshot While Eric Powell has been busy in lockdown, both writing and drawing the new issues of[...]

The Goon #1 Sets Modern Day Comic Record Sells For $28800

The Goon #1 Sets Modern Day Comic Record, Sells For $28,800

The Goon #1 by Eric Powell was published by Bleeding Cool's own publisher, Avatar Press, back in 1999 It has just sold at Heritage Auction in CGC 9.9 condition for $28,800, which is being described as a record-setting amount for a modern comic book, after some frenzied bidding from 43 people by the end of[...]

Eric Powell Introduces 12-Toe Maggie to Hillbilly in December

Eric Powell Introduces 12-Toe Maggie to Hillbilly in December

Eric Powell has a bunch of titles scheduled for November 2020 with a few spilling over into December, including the launch of a new Hillybilly mini-=series written and drawn by him, The Treacherous Treason Of 12-Toe Maggie.. alongside a new issue of The Goon, also written and drawn by him, Tank Girl and a little[...]

The Scumbag #3 Gets Eric Powell Moreno Dinisio Dave Guertin Covers

The Scumbag #3 Gets Eric Powell, Moreno Dinisio, Dave Guertin Covers

A couple of weeks ago we saw Remender tweet issue #2 covers by Andrew Robinson & Moreno Dinisio and Matteo Scalera and I managed to get ahold of a couple of the #3 covers (Eric Powell & Moreno Dinisio and Dave Guertin) with the impression that more will start popping up online very soon… Maybe[...]

Eric Powells La Diabla in Albatross Funnybooks October 2020 Solicits

Eric Powell's La Diabla in Albatross Funnybooks October 2020 Solicits

Eric Powell is creating a new prelude to Lords Of Misrule, a one-shot La Diabla #1, from Albatross Funnybooks in October 2020, as well as launching a new Tank Girl series, King Tank Girl written by co-creator Alan Martin and drawn by Brett Parson, looking at the character's early years... LA DIABLA #1 CVR A POWELL ALBATROSS[...]

Second Godzilla Poster Drop From Mondo Happens Tuesday

Second Godzilla Poster Drop From Mondo Happens Tuesday

Following last week's release, this week sees three new designs by artists Attack Peter, Robert Sammelin, and Eric Powell The Sammelin poster is of Shin Godzilla and comes in two editions, a regular and limited version Same with Powell's poster paying homage to the first Zilla film The coolest release this week is the Mothra[...]

Mike Mignolas Hellboy Crosses Over With Steve Mannions Fearless Dawn

Mike Mignola's Hellboy Crosses Over With Steve Mannion's Fearless Dawn

And now, in June, Mignola is crossing over his Hellboy with the Fearless ones, to be published by Eric Powell's Albatross Funnybooks.FEARLESS DAWN MEETS HELLBOY ONE SHOT MANNION CVRAPR201482 (W) Mike Mignola, Steve Mannion (A) Mike Mignola (A/CA) Steve Mannion It's all out pulp adventure as Mike Mignola's Hellboy teams up with Steve Mannion's legendary underground comic[...]


Tom Sniegoski and Scott Brown Spins Off The Goon Into Unholy Bastards Vs The Future

Tom Sniegoski and Scott Brown Spins Off The Goon Into Unholy Bastards Vs The Future

In January, Eric Powell's Albatross Funnybooks is putting out a Goon spin-off with The Unholy Bastards, from Tom Sniegoski and Scott Brown, with Powell doing the cover Here's the listing from their January 2020 solicitation Just the one...UNHOLY BASTARDS VS THE FUTURE ONE SHOT NOV191382 (W) Tom Sniegoski (A) Scott Brown (CA) Eric Powell From the pages of[...]

BOOM Reveals First Look at Eric Powell Art Book

BOOM! Reveals First Look at Eric Powell Art Book

In a shocking move meant to embarrass the comics legend, BOOM! Studios will soon publish a book highlight all of Eric Powell's mistakes Called The Art (And Many Other Mistakes) of Eric Powell, the book purports to reveal scandalous tales, family gossip, and illegally obtained medical records alongside a less salacious collection of other artwork[...]

Missing Goon No Eric Powells The Goon Will Just Publish Out Of Order

Missing Goon? No, Eric Powell's The Goon Will Just Publish Out Of Order

But the upcoming issues of The Goon #5 and 4, will be published out of order.This Wednesday will see the publication of The Goon #5 by Eric Powell from Albatross Funnybooks Some people, whose last copy was The Goon #3, will wonder where #4 went Did they miss it? Did it not get delivered? Are[...]

Eric Powell Wants to Start a Gives No @#$%s Mad Magazine Replacement

Eric Powell Wants to Start a "Gives No @#$%s" Mad Magazine Replacement

Eric Powell took to Twitter on Thursday to tease launching a satire magazine of his own at Albatross Funny Books."I think we need satire more than ever right now," Powell tweeted "With Mad closing shop, wondering if I shouldn't launch something new at @AlbatrossEFB."https://twitter.com/goonguy/status/1146768609517154305Powell then solicited interest from fellow comic book professionals, writing, "So comic[...]

BC FCBD Roundup: Dimensions Collide with Grumble VS. The Goon

BC FCBD Roundup: Dimensions Collide with 'Grumble VS. The Goon'

There's also a back-up story from Eric Powell's Hillbilly, which is worth every moment of your valuable time.Here's the downside: Grumble VS The Goon is an original, made exclusively for Free Comic Book Day affair The back-up Hillbilly story, however, can be found in the first Hillbilly graphic novel, which is fantastic.That being said, a[...]

BOOM to Expose Scandalous Eric Powell Stories and Gossip in New Art Book

BOOM! to Expose Scandalous Eric Powell Stories and Gossip in New Art Book

Explosive publisher BOOM! Studios announced plans Friday to publish an an Eric Powell art book this October called The Art (And Many Other Mistakes) of Eric Powell, featuring not only the titular superstar comic creator's art, but also, according to the press release, "scandalous tales, family gossip, illegally obtained medical records, behind-the-scenes character designs, sketches,[...]

Hellboy The Goon and Frankenstein: Three Tales to Chill Your Holiday Spirit

Hellboy, The Goon, and Frankenstein: Three Tales to Chill Your Holiday Spirit

Originally published in 1997 as part of the Hellboy: Christmas Special, A Christmas Underground can be found in Hellboy Volume 3: The Chained Coffin and Others.The Goon: A Christmas Story Eric Powell is a demented genius The opening two pages of this story have two kids talking about what they're going to get for Christmas, a[...]

Eric Powell States the Obvious: Oversaturation and Tired Gimmicks are Killing Comics

Eric Powell States the Obvious: Oversaturation and Tired Gimmicks are Killing Comics

At the Diamond Retailer Summit dinner at C2E2 in Chicago, Eric Powell took the stage for the Albatross Funnybooks presentation, and he used the opportunity to state the obvious: "oversaturation of products and tired gimmicks like alternate covers are killing our business." After a heavy sigh and some scattered applause from the crowd, Powell launched[...]

Powell And Buscema Talk Chimichanga: The Sorrow Of The Worlds Worst Face

Powell And Buscema Talk Chimichanga: The Sorrow Of The World's Worst Face

Eric Powell is back with Chimichanga: The Sorrow of the World's Worst Face and he has Stephanie Buscema doing the art this time around I got a chance to talk to both recently about the return to Wrinkle's Traveling Circus and just what readers may find in the big top.DAN WICKLINE: What made this the right[...]

Get Eric Powells Colouring Book &#8211 Alongside His New Hillbilly Series

Get Eric Powell's Colouring Book – Alongside His New Hillbilly Series

Creator of The Goon, Eric Powell has resurrected his old self-publishing company Albatross Funnybooks to put out his new series Hillbilly. An Appalachian Mountain fantasy epic that tells the story of Rondel A lonely figure who wanders the wooded hills among witches and magical creatures as a folktale hero to those who dwell in this gritty[...]

Exclusive Extended Preview Of Will Eisners The Spirit #8

Exclusive Extended Preview Of Will Eisner's The Spirit #8

The series, written by Matt Wagner and drawn by Dan Schkade, has been doing a good job of keeping the feel of Eisner's work while telling engaging and fun stories.Will Eisner’s The Spirit #8 writer: Matt Wagner artist: Dan Schkade, Brennan Wagner (Colorist) cover: Eric PowellThe Spirit and his comrades continue their search to uncover the secrets of[...]