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Questions Over Heavy Metal Dan OBannon and B-17

Questions Over Heavy Metal, Dan O'Bannon and B-17

The editor in chief of Heavy Metal Magazine, Joe Illidge, recently gave an interview to ICV2 about the recently published Heavy Metal Magazine #300 The magazine featured, among many other stories, a new B-17 comic book story, the cover featured.[caption id="attachment_1271731" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Heavy Metal #300 cover featuring Dan O'Bannon's B-17.[/caption]He stated, "Taarna and B‑17 are[...]

Maiden Taarna Black Beacon Rise Heavy Metal December 2020 Solicits

Maiden, Taarna, Black Beacon, Rise, Heavy Metal December 2020 Solicits

Big launches for Heavy Metal Magazine in December, with Maiden by the legendary Bart Sears, a new Taarna series by Stephanie Phillips and Patrick Zircher, The Rise from George C Romero and Diego Yapur and Black Beacon from Ryan Lindsay and Sebastian Piriz - a number of which also appear in December's Heavy Metal Magazine[...]

George C Romeros Cold Dead War in Heavy Metal October 2020 Solicits

George C Romero's Cold Dead War in Heavy Metal October 2020 Solicits

George C Romero is writing a comic book launching from Heavy Metal in October 2020, Cold Dead War #1 drawn by German Ponce, while Heavy Metal Magazine also serialise George C Romero's The Rise, his prequel to the film Night of the Living Dead. We also get the launch of Brendan Columbus and Al Barrionuevo's Savage Circus,[...]

Vault Comics Enters Into Partnership With Heavy Metal

Vault Comics Enters Into Partnership With Heavy Metal

But is there safety in numbers? Vault Comics are partnering with Heavy Metal Entertainment, the details of which are not made clear.But the initial evidence will see the release of a selection of Vault’s “Greatest Hits” titles to date, featuring exclusive new cover designs in the Heavy Metal style, a new digest anthology format for[...]

New This Week Releases from the Heavy Metal Imprint Virus

New This Week Releases from the Heavy Metal Imprint, Virus

Virus, an imprint of Heavy Metal, has new books this week for new and returning readers Ranging from horror to sci-fi, these comics are perfect for the reader who's looking for something different.Mortis centers around three soldiers who are sent to a distant and unknown island located in the middle of the South Pacific Ocean[...]

Iron Maidens Eddie Rides the Chinese Dragon with XM Studios

Iron Maiden's Eddie Rides the Chinese Dragon with XM Studios

This collectible combines heavy metal with pop culture with this highly detailed and unique statue The statue shows off Iron Maiden’s mascot Eddie riding The Chinese Dragon in glorious metal fashion XM Studios and Divine teamed up to bring rockers a cold cast porcelain statue that has been hand crafted and hand painted to perfection[...]

4 Thoughts: Ive Got War on the Mind for Humanoids Trade Armies

4 Thoughts: I've Got War on the Mind for Humanoids Trade Armies

In Armies by Jean-Pierre Dionnet, Picaret & Jean-Claude Gal, I finally found a comic that first saw publication in Metal Hurlant, back in the day when Les Humanoïdes Associés ran it. Penciller Jean-Claude Gal marks the pages as 79 and 80, making Armies (previously Conquering Armies) of the original Metal Hurlant vintage. Here are some […]

Heavy Metal Calls New Direct Comics Virus Says Retailers Will Close

Heavy Metal Calls New Direct Comics 'Virus' Says Retailers Will Close

Heavy Metal Magazine is launching a new creator-owned imprint of direct-shipping comic books this week and they are calling it 'Virus' Launching this coming Wednesday, with the first four out of eight new titles Two of which are written by Heavy Metal's new CEO Matt Medney and Morgan Rosenblum, the CCO of Matt's other music/custom[...]

How Kevin Eastman Found Out He Was No Longer Publisher of Heavy Metal Magazine

How Kevin Eastman Found Out He Was No Longer Publisher of Heavy Metal Magazine

Heavy Metal Magazine has named David Erwin as Publisher and Chief Creative Overlord Formerly, David served as Hasbro’s Transformers Creative Lead on their boys’ properties including Micronauts, ROM, and more Prior to Hasbro, he served as the Executive Creative Director of DC Comics for 16 years, building their portfolio of brands And the plan is[...]

Hannah Means-Shannon Returns to Heavy Metal Magazine

Hannah Means-Shannon Returns to Heavy Metal Magazine

She then worked at Dark Horse Comics, was EIC for Comicon.com and as a Senior Editor for the longstanding sc-fi and fantasy comics anthology Heavy Metal Magazine. Last month, Bleeding Cool reported ructions at Heavy Metal, and reprinted Hannah Means-Shannon's open letter that talked about her decision to walk out It showed her in conflict with[...]

Matthew Medney of Herø Records is the New CEO of Heavy Metal Magazine

Matthew Medney of Herø Records is the New CEO of Heavy Metal Magazine

Bleeding Cool has the word that Heavy Metal Magazine has named Matthew Medney as its new CEO.Founder and CEO of Herø Projects, which publishes music as Herø Records, as well as a handful of custom comics created for musicians and music venues as Herø Comics, all of which Medney appears to write himself He says[...]

Iron Maiden Funko Are Having Us Run to the Hills

Iron Maiden Funko Are Having Us Run to the Hills

Last but not least we are getting Iron Maiden Eddie from The Peace of Mind which is very heavy metal and dynamic These are all great Funko Pops perfect for any Iron Maiden fan and any heavy metal collector out there Take advantage of these collectibles why you can’t because who knows how often we[...]

Def Leppard Makes Their Funko Pop Debut and They Aint Foolin

Def Leppard Makes Their Funko Pop Debut and They Ain't Foolin'

We will be getting all five members of the British heavy metal Def Leppard band Lead singer Joe Elliott, drummer Rick Allen, bassist Rick Savage, guitarist Phil Collen, and guitarist Vivian Campbell all are pop-ified As much as I am a collector I and even more of a rocker so just gimme all that you got Funko[...]


The Daily LITG 29th October 2019 Happy Birthday Jeff Krelitz

The Daily LITG, 29th October 2019, Happy Birthday Jeff Krelitz

Willow Wilson signing at Barnes & Noble, Seattle, Washington 6-7pm. Dead Beats reading and signing at Bluestockings Bookstore, Café, & Activist Center, New York 7-9pm.And a happy birthday to...Jeff Krelitz, CEO of Heavy Metal Magazine Paul Gravett, the Man at the Crossroads, publisher, curator, comics expert. Publisher of Top Shelf Comix and author of The Staros[...]


In The Shadow of HBOs Watchmen &#8211 Our First Peek From the NYCC Showfloor

In The Shadow of HBO's Watchmen – Our First Peek From the NYCC Showfloor

And as the HBO Watchmen ad towers over proceedings...The New York Comic Con signage inside the building is going up as well.Busy, busy little termites...And this is before you step through the big entrance doors...And come smack up against friends-of-Bleeding Cool, Heavy Metal Magazine You can catch up with all their exclusives right here, and[...]

Soft Wood #1 Doubles in Price on eBay &#8211 But Wait&#8230

Soft Wood #1 Doubles in Price on eBay – But Wait…

This week saw the publication of Soft Wood #1, the first comedy spin-off magazine from Heavy Metal, with the news that it is to become an ongoing bi-monthly publication.It's been a little hard for some folk to find Sold out at Diamond, copies have been sold for $20 each on eBay.However, don't be in such[...]

An Industrial Sized-Preview of the New Heavy Metal Magazine #294

An Industrial Sized-Preview of the New Heavy Metal Magazine #294

Out this week is Heavy Metal Magazine #29 - the Industrial Issue And Bleeding Cool has quite a few preview pages to look at.. We begin with three pages of INF3RNo, a story about a future world where chip implants measure your holiness and your computer program life after death, only a girl gets sent to[...]

Megadeths Dave Mustaine Gets the Crowds for Heavy Metal at C2E2

Megadeth's Dave Mustaine Gets the Crowds for Heavy Metal at C2E2

Bleeding Cool gave you the two big hirings news of Heavy Metal Magazine earlier his week and a few of them were on display as Dave Mustaine from Megadeth was at the Heavy Metal booth signing yesterday at C2E2.With around five hundred in line to get a free print signed of the upcoming Megadeth: Death[...]