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Eric Stephenson Talks Jim Lee Obliquely &#8211 Daily LITG 13th June 2020

Eric Stephenson Talks Jim Lee, Obliquely – Daily LITG 13th June 2020

Including a leaked letter from Eric Stephenson to Image Comics creators about DC Comics Welcome all, to the daily Lying In The Gutters, a long-running run around the day before and the day ahead You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here.[caption id="attachment_798161" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Eric Stephenson Talks Jim Lee, Obliquely -[...]

Eric Stephenson Trademarks Pacific Comics For Publishing

Eric Stephenson Trademarks Pacific Comics For Publishing

A trademark had been registered for "PACIFIC COMICS PC" by Image Comics publisher Eric Stephenson, for the purposes of publishing comics. A little Pacific Comics history First a little history; Pacific Comics was founded in 1971 as a mail order comic store, by teenage brothers William and Steve Schanes Three years later, it launched as a physical[...]

The Complete Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List of Comics 2019 in Full

The Complete Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List of Comics 2019, in Full

It's reboot time. Eric Stephenson (Down) Publisher of Image Comics, no one has quite the power – and willingness to use it – to take a completely unknown comic book creator and make them the talk of the town as well as pulling mainstream comic creators from their Marvel and DC teat Stephenson is the[...]

Image Partner on Joshua Luna: Crying Racism is Classless Unfounded

Image Partner on Joshua Luna: Crying Racism is Classless, Unfounded

However, Image partner Erik Larsen took to Twitter to imply that Image Publisher Eric Stephenson is the partner Luna was referring to, and also to toss his own opinion into the mix, even though he noted this was the first time he's even heard of the book Larsen said that Luna "crying racism and taking[...]



Eric Stephenson Promoted to Image Comics Board of Directors

Eric Stephenson Promoted to Image Comics Board of Directors

Image Comics publisher Eric Stephenson is moving up in the world According to a press release sent out by Image, Stephenson has joined the Image board of directors, an esteemed group that includes Robert Kirkman, Erik Larsen, Todd McFarlane, Marc Silvestri, and Jim Valentino In the press release, Image did some bragging about their success under[...]

Image Names New Brand Manager Sean Edgar After David Brothers Departure

Image Names New Brand Manager Sean Edgar After David Brothers Departure

A day after David Brothers announced on Twitter that he had quit his job as Brand Manager for Image Comics, the publisher has announced a replacement."Image Comics is pleased to announce that Sean Edgar—formerly the Comic Books Editor/LIve Music/Photo Editor at Paste Magazine and contributor to The Atlantic, NPR, Playboy, and Stereogum—will be joining the[...]

Image Creators Speak Out About Howard Chaykins Divided States Of Hysteria

Image Creators Speak Out About Howard Chaykin's Divided States Of Hysteria

I'm not holding my breath. Soon after, Image announced a second print of the sold-out book, seeming to capitalize on the controversy it with the press release headline: CHAYKIN’S THE DIVIDED STATES OF HYSTERIA SPARKS INDUSTRY CONVERSATION First issue rushed back to print in order to keep up with customer demand In the press release, Image Publisher Eric Stephenson[...]

Things Heat Up In Theyre Not Like Us #12

Things Heat Up In They're Not Like Us #12

What was once a dry storyline showed a spark that I hoped would turn into something brighter. From Image Comics, written by Eric Stephenson, with art by Simon Gane, They’re Not Like Us #12 is an overall better reading experience than we've seen in the past few issues.I had almost given up on the series for good[...]


Is There A Glimmer Of Hope To Be Found In Theyre Not Like Us #11

Is There A Glimmer Of Hope To Be Found In They're Not Like Us #11?

From Image Comics, written by Eric Stephenson, with art by Simon Gane, They're Not Like Us #11 tried...but didn't really succeed However, I don't want to be completely negative here There was a glimmer of hope...[WARNING: SPOILERS FOR THEY'RE NOT LIKE US BELOW!]At this point, the secret society isn't enough Syd is meeting new characters, some that have some[...]

Deflated By Issue #10 Of Theyre Not Like Us

Deflated By Issue #10 Of They're Not Like Us

I can’t believe we’ve already arrived at the tenth issue of They’re Not Like Us, from Image Comics, written by Eric Stephenson, with art by Simon Gane. Normally, I'm quite satisfied after reading a new issue of They're Not Like Us, but something is falling flat for me I described issues #8 and #9 as build[...]

The Return Of The Nowhere Men In 2016

The Return Of The Nowhere Men In 2016

 That's a first look at the Nowhere Men #8 cover.In an interview with Image Comics publisher Eric Stephenson recently, we asked about the status of his comic book. He told us, Nowhere Men will be back in January The plan was to have it out in November or December, but I’m treating it more or less like[...]

A Trippy Dramatic Club Scene In Theyre Not Like Us #9

A Trippy Dramatic Club Scene In They're Not Like Us #9

From Image Comics, written by Eric Stephenson, with art by Simon Gane, They’re Not Like Us #9 starts in the middle of a trippy club scene where Syd and friends are hanging out But who is that devilish looking woman near the bar? Trouble, that’s who What starts out as a fun night quickly turns into trouble for[...]


Theyre Not Like Us #8: A Lot More Than A Cup Of Tea

They're Not Like Us #8: A Lot More Than A Cup Of Tea

From Image Comics, written by Eric Stephenson, with art by Simon Gane, They’re Not Like Us #8 shows us that it’s not going to be such a smooth transition for Tabitha and her friends to break away from The Voice Tabitha’s in charge now, but what happens when Heasley shows up at her door? A[...]

Theyre Not Like Us #7 And Some T.S. Eliot

They're Not Like Us #7 And Some T.S. Eliot

From Image Comics, written by Eric Stephenson, with art by Simon Gane, They’re Not Like Us #7 is the start of a new chapter for some of the characters After Syd or Tabitha breaks free from the voice, a few join her: Blurgirl/Dawn Thomas, Wire/Jonah, Runt/Chris, Loog/Danny, and Chuck Free from The Voice, the group[...]

Theyre Not Like Us #5 Stays Top Notch With Backstory Revelations

They're Not Like Us #5 Stays Top Notch With Backstory Revelations

[*Warning - mild spoilers for They're Not Like Us #5 below!]I always look forward to reading new issues of They’re Not Like Us from Image, written by Eric Stephenson with art by Simon Gane, because I know that I’m going to be reading a well-written, gripping comic They’re Not Like Us #5 centers on The[...]

You Cant Not Read Theyre Not Like Us #4

You Can't Not Read They're Not Like Us #4

That’s how I feel about They’re Not Like Us from Image, written by Eric Stephenson with art by Simon Gane It’s such a well-written, emotional story, that I actually feel different when I open up a new issue It isn’t a matter of flipping through pages carelessly It’s about putting on a whole different reading[...]