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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 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[...]

Eric Powell's The Goon Will 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." 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 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

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

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 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 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 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[...]

A Halloween Treat – Eric Powell's Cover For The Spirit #6

We knew the cover was to be done by Eric Powell, the regular cover artist Well, here we are over a month later and.. being as such with a name like The Spirit.. we can now show you the cover with and without trade dress on Halloween. Once again, the narrative shifts to an unexpected locale[...]

Free On Bleeding Cool – Will Eisner's The Spirit #1 By Matt Wagner And Dan Schkade

The issue is written by comic legend Matt Wagner with art by Dan Schkade and Brennan Wagner and a cover by Eric Powell. In celebration of the 75th anniversary of Will Eisner's iconic and ground-breaking character, Dynamite Entertainment is proud to present an all-new ongoing series featuring THE SPIRIT Scripted by Eisner Award-winning author, Matt Wagner,[...]

Bleeding Gen Con: Two Of The Best Four Days In Gaming

It has been selling fairly steadily since then.The big announcement has to be the new licenses announced by Pinnacle Entertainment Group: they will produce Savage Worlds-based games based on the Fear Agent comic from Rick Remender, Tony Moore and Jerome Opeña, the Goon comic by Eric Powell and a Flash Gordon game No details were released yet for any of these[...]