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Heavy Metal Taarna and Avis Get Collectibles From Executive Replicas
Executive Replicas gives us our one-way ticket to midnight, call it, Heavy Metal The cult classic 1981 animated film Heavy Metal is back once again as Executive Replicas teams up with Loosecollector Collectibles to unveil the new Taarna and Avis Deluxe 1/12 figure set The set will feature the iconic lead of the film Taarna[...]
Richard Corben Has Died, Aged 80. Rest In Peace.
He is best known for his horror and fantasy stories, including work in Creepy, Eerie, Vampirella, as well as Métal Hurlant and Heavy Metal Magazine, including his series Den, from his own publishing imprint, Fantagor Press. Richard Corben Has Died, Aged 80 Rest In Peace. Famed for his use of solid blacks, stipple effects and extreme body[...]
Grant Morrison and Gerhard's Absent Cat, Collected
Earlier this year, Bleeding Cool reported that a collection of Grant Morrison and Gerhard's Heavy Metal Magazine story The Smile of the Absent Cat was due for this coming January, after a number of delays The comic book, part of Grant Morrison's run as Editor-In-Chief of Heavy Metal, featured Louis Wain, an Edwardian artist known for[...]
Heavy Metal February 2021 Solicitations
We note that despite promises by Heavy Metal Magazine that they would resolicit Cold, Dead War in January – after Bleeding Cool posted legal challenges from the estate of Dan O'Bannon – that they have yet to do so Instead, February 2021 sees the solicitation of new series Chasing The Dragon by former IDW exec[...]
George Romero Launches Cold Dear War in Heavy Metal October 2020
Last month Bleeding Cool scooped the news that questions were being raised over Heavy Metal Magazine's decision to publish new comic book series based on Dan O'Bannon's B-17 story from the Heavy Metal animated movie One cover-featured story ran in Heavy Metal Magazine #300 Another was a sequel series called Cold Dead War written by[...]
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. Heavy Metal #300 cover featuring Dan O'Bannon's B-17. He stated, "Taarna and B‑17 are the two serials from[...]
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 Romero Launches Cold Dear War in Heavy Metal October 2020
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
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[...]
Mortis
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[...]
Eddie X The Chinese Dragon: 2016 The Book Of Souls World Tour Premium Collectibles statue
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[...]
virus all
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[...]
The Daily LITG, 30th May 2019 - Happy Birthday, Kevin Eastman
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
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[...]