Francesco Francavilla Archives

Snyder & Francavilla's Night Of The Ghoul Out Tomorrow, Gets Film Deal
Tomorrow sees the print release of Scott Snyder and Francesco Francavilla's Night Of The Ghoul #1 from Dark Horse Comics after previously being released digitally by Amazon's ComiXology Originals And on the night of its release, Deadline gets the scoop that 20th Century Studios has beaten off other studios and streaming serviced to the movie[...]
The Batman Mondo Poster By Francesco Francavilla Up For Order
And they are going big, bringing in heavy-hitter artist Francesco Francavilla to do a timed edition poster of Robert Pattinson's Dark Knight There was a variant poster that sold out in about five seconds yesterday, but the timed edition is up for order until this Sunday, so everyone has the opportunity to add the stunning piece[...]
Heather Antos Now Promoted To Senior Editor At IDW
Heather Antos announced the promotion online, amending her Twitter bio to the new credit and then tweeting "New title, who dis?" Heather Antos, art by Michael Walsh. She received congratulations on her new role from the likes of comic creators, marketing, publisher, and journalists including Joe Glass, John Reppion, Jim Dandedeau, Jamal Igle, Chris Arrant, Geoff Thorne, Declan[...]
Scott Snyder Launches New Creator-Owned Line Through ComiXology
But the concept has legs and IGN have just run the news that Snyder and his Best Jackett Press is making his comiXology Originals debut, with eight new comics drawn by Rafael Albuquerque, Greg Capullo, Francesco Francavilla, Jamal Igle, Jock, Tula Lotay, Francis Manapul, and Dan Panosian. And rather than Image Comics, the books launching in[...]
Mondo Dropping New Francesco Francavilla Invisible Man Poster Tomorrow
Mondo will have a poster drop tomorrow, featuring Francesco Francavilla artwork for the Blumhouse remake of The Invisible Man There will be two different versions of the poster, one with a blue tint that is the regular release limited to 225 pieces for $50, and a second red-tinted version limited to just 100 pieces for[...]
Spider Man MIles Morales Spider-Verse Poster 1
Up for sale tomorrow will be three new posters: two Miles Morales by Phantom City Creative and one by favorite Francesco Francavilla featuring multiple Spiders from Spider-Geddon Those will be in extremely low numbers. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ SPIDER-MAN: MILES[...]
Mondo Marvel Studios Anniversary Captain America First Avenger by Francavilla
This first wave features posters by Becky Cloonan, Amien Juugo, Chris Koehler, Sara Deck, and Francesco Francavilla They will drop at a random time, so best bet if you want one os to sit on their website and hit F5 Check them all out below and good luck! #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width:[...]
Mondo Tomb Raider Poster
Tomb Raider opens in theaters tomorrow (with screenings starting tonight), and in honor of that Mondo has commissioned a new poster from artist extraordinaire Francesco Francavilla! No stranger to working together, the poster will be limited to 225 pieces and run you $55 It will go live some point during the day on Friday —[...]
AfterShock Launches New Anthology Comic, Shock, with Neil Gaiman, Marc Guggenheim, Jim Starlin, Charles Vess and More
Presented in the European Album format (same as the recent Animosity: the Rise hardcover for LCSD), this handsome hardcover features the creative talents of Bill Willingham, Marguerite Bennett, Mike Carey, Jim Starlin, Michael Zulli, Charles Vess, Michael Gaydos, Andy Clarke, Andrew Robinson, Sarah Delaine, Phil Hester, Paul Jenkins, Neil Gaiman, Dalibor Talajic, Travis Moore, Brian Azzarello, Francesco[...]
Fiction Armour: All Star Batman #9 Review
There is action, of course, but that's not the main focus: rather, the battle of wits and mastery of the theatrical. Lastly, the final part of the secondary story with by Francesco Francavilla, resolves the Riddler mystery with some interesting thinking, but also brings an intriguing new wrinkle to the ongoing saga of Duke I thought[...]
An Intriguing Twist On Batman – All Star Batman #8 Review
In this issue, Snyder twists it on its head, presenting each of these characters as outside agents trying to help Batman but his own psychology has turned them into enemies, each themed on a particular neurosis. The back-up story, with art by Francesco Francavilla, continues to explore Duke Thomas and his growing into a superhero, and[...]
Death Becomes Central City: The Spirit in The Corpse Makers #1
[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Francesco Francavilla is no stranger to all things weird and horror His work on Afterlife With Archie is one of my favorite things in the world, and I am thrilled to see him take heed with a new Spirit comic. We open with a death in Central City A man is discovered dead by his[...]
17 Covers For KISS #1 Including Retailer Exclusives
These covers include the work of Jim Balant, Goni Montes, Francesco Francavilla, Kewber Baal, and Fernando Ruiz First up the three retailer covers: Twilite Zone Comics Glen Burnie, MD http://www.tzcomics.com Cover by Sean Von Gorman Midtown Comics Downtown New York http://www.midtowncomics.com Cover by Jim Balent Black Cat Comics Salt Lake City, UT http://blackcat-comics.com Cover by Mike McKone And the rest: Cover by Goni Montes: Cover by Goni Montes: Cover[...]
Francesco Francavilla Signs On To Write And Draw Will Eisner's The Spirit
Francesco Francavilla, creator of the Black Beetle, has signed on to write and draw a new series for Dynamite featuring Will Eisner's iconic maksed man in The Spirit: The Corpse-Makers This follows Matt Wagner's 12-issue run on the character and will kick off in 2017. A series of unexpected disappearances and deaths hit Central City Initially[...]
Francesco Francavilla Returns To Kara Böcek In Latest Black Beetle Story
Francesco Francavilla returns to The Black Beetle just in time to celebrate the acclaimed characters 10th anniversary The character made his debut on the drawingboard.org forums in January of 2006 It was a 10 minute doodle. Three years later the artist decided to do a webcomic and posted a poll on his blog asking readers whether[...]
"It Was A Challenging Concept." – David Avallone Talks The Twilight Zone: The Shadow
Byron Brewer talks with writer David Avallone about the new series due out in April. Cover art by Francesco Francavilla. BYRON BREWER: Wow, David, Dynamite has done some weird mashups before (Alice Cooper and the Chaos crew, anyone?) But the Shadow in Rod Serling's world? DAVID AVALLONE: It was a challenging concept When Joseph Rybandt asked me to[...]
Francavilla Teases The Return Of The Black Beetle
Francesco Francavilla seems to have his character The Black Beetle running around his mind this holiday season The artist did his first drawing of the year and shared the process on Twitter with the following hashtags: #TheYearOfTheBeetle #BlackBeetleReturns #firstdrawingoftheyear and a link to the Black Beetle's own twitter page that had only been updated once[...]
How Jughead Will Make $10,000 At New York Comic Con With Francesco Francavilla
The Jughead #1 NYCC exclusive cover to the relaunched book by Chip Zdarsky and Erica Henderson. Limited to 1000 copies of the Francesco Francavilla cover. Going for $10 each. That's ten grand, easy bank… a scheme worthy if Jughead himself! God luck getting yours… The Jughead #1 NYCC exclusive cover to the relaunched book by Chip Zdarsky and Erica[...]
EC-Style Crime / Horror Stories Return In Seduction Of The Innocent
We were lucky enough to get Francesco Francavilla to do covers that pay homage to the amazing Johnny Craig EC covers, with severed heads, bloody axes, and so on — all the glorious stuff that got Dr Fredric Wertham in an uproar Also, I get to work with Esteve Polls again, with whom I did[...]
All The Covers To James Bond: VARGR From Dynamite  – Including Jock, Fabry And Francavilla's
Whether that's the original by Dom Reardon. The blank cover for you to scribble on yourself. The 1:10 variant by Francesco Francavilla The 1:20 variant by Stephen Mooney… The 1:30 variant by Dan Panosian…The 1:40 cover by Gabriel Hardman…   The 1:50 cover by Glenn Fabry… The 1:60 cover by … And a retailer exclusive edition with a store logo in the corner, by series[...]
Archie Comics Asks – Who Is Vampironica?
Archie Comics has sent out this teaser image by Francesco Francavilla and asks the question, "Who is Vamperonica?" With the recent success of Afterlife With Archie and Chilling Adventures Of Sabrina, this might be a character appearing in one of those comics or it may be a new series all together I'm sure we'll hear[...]
Francesco Francavilla's Here's Juggy To Be Limited Giclee
The recent issue of Afterlife With Archie contained a very cool cover called "Here's Juggy!" by artist Francesco Francavilla The piece is of course an homage to the Jack Nicholson "Here's Johnny!" moment from The Shining. Now we hear from Francavilla that the piece is going to be made available as an official, limited signed and[...]
Here's Juggy – Preview Of Afterlife With Archie #8
And for an extra treat, check out the "Here's Juggy" variant cover by Francesco Francavilla. Afterlife With Archie #8 Written by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa  Art by Francesco Francavilla and Jack Morelli  Covers by Francesco Francavilla "A Ghost Story." Contrary to popular belief, the current zombie outbreak is not the first time a shadow fell across Riverdale and its citizens[...]
Justice League: Gods & Monsters Gets Comic Prequel
The series starts this July. The creative team for the series was not announced, though the preview pages do say "Silas", which I'm guessing is Thony Silas and the cover appears to be by Francesco Francavilla. There will also be a line of action figures featuring their unique take on Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman coming out[...]
Preview Of Chilling Adventures Of Sabrina #2
The issues has two covers provided by Hack and Francesco Francavilla The book goes on sale April 15th. CHILLING ADVENTURES OF SABRINA #2 On the eve of Sabrina's sixteenth birthday, as she faces a choice that will determine her destiny as a half-witch/half-mortal, an unspeakable terror arrives in Greendale, and her name is… Madam Satan! At long[...]
Where In The World Is Sabrina, The Teenage Witch #2?
I'm guessing those last two days will change pretty sharpish. Afterlife With Archie also suffered delays due in part to the writer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa working on the TV pilot for Riverdale, and a car accident that the artist Francesco Francavilla was in. Aguirre-Sacasa is also the writer on Sabrina, though the artists is Robert Hack[...]
Francesco Francavilla Draws Doctor Who: Last Christmas
Francesco Francavilla often draws illustrations while watching Doctor Who And he has just put together a belter, capturing the "Hi Hi Rudolph" moment from last night's Christmas special… Although, do you remember a certain scene from the final issue of The Forgotten, which also dealt with a Dreaming Doctor? And of course don't forget… Well, Alan nicked from[...]