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Some Thoughts on The Metabarons: Second Cycle

Some Thoughts on The Metabarons: Second Cycle

(Rumor has it there’s supposed to be another two albums coming, but Humanoids remains mum on that.)[caption id="attachment_1295787" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Metabarons: Second Cycle, alt cover[/caption]The Metabarons (now called The Metabarons: First Cycle) is the iconic gonzo science fiction comic from Alejandro Jodorowsky and Juan Giménez It reads like Jodorowsky’s combination of Dune and Star[...]

Humanoids To Republish Space Bastards In 2021

Humanoids To Republish Space Bastards In 2021

Humanoids To Republish Space Bastards In 2021 #humanoids #spacebastards  Last year saw Eric Peterson and Joe Aubrey Kickstart the graphic novel Space Bastards, with artists Darick Robertson, Simon Bisley and Gabriel Bautista. The premise for payment is simple; whoever delivers the package gets the cash, and they can use any means necessary to do so.  Roy Sharpton,[...]

Matthieu Coppet Named Group Chief Operating Officer of Humanoids

Matthieu Coppet Named Group Chief Operating Officer of Humanoids

Humanoids have named a new Group Chief Operating Officer today: Matthieu Coppet Coppet is set to work alongside CEO Fabrice Giger with a goal of expanding Humanoids It seems that they are already on their way to doing just that, as they also announced earlier this year the acquisition of comics veteran Mark Waid as Publisher[...]

Humanoids Release Alejandro Jodorowsky and Mœbius Incal Short

Humanoids Release Alejandro Jodorowsky and Mœbius Incal Short

Ahead of their release of The Incal, a title that all involved are sure to put a very clear emphasis on the second syllable in order to avoid confusion, Humanoids has released a rare Metabaron short story from famed filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky and the legendary Mœbius This is part of their upcoming plans to publish a two-volume[...]

Mark Waid and Ibrahim Moustafa Talk the Future of Humanoids

Mark Waid and Ibrahim Moustafa Talk the Future of Humanoids

well, continues to spread horrifically, publishers have decided it's time to look toward the future. Mark Waid, comics guru and internet personality, has important news for Humanoids, where he works as Publisher First up, the company has signed Ibrahim Moustafa to a three-book deal The Eisner-nominated writer/artist is known for his work on Image Comics' High Crimes[...]

Humanoids Releases a Comics Bundle Through Groupees

Humanoids Releases a Comics Bundle Through Groupees

On Tuesday, May 5th, Humanoids released a comics bundle through Groupees to benefit The Hero Initiative Like with most bundles, the tiered system is weighted towards the highest tier ($15), which is where you can find Barbarella and The Eyes Of The Cat Humanoids and Groupees are also adding volumes of Legend Of The Scarlet[...]

Steve Geppi Video With Groth Richie Wood and Waid Tomorrow

Steve Geppi Video With Groth, Richie, Wood and Waid, Tomorrow

He will be joined by a number of publishers, including Gary Groth of Fantagraphics with whom Geppi had quite the turbulent relationship with back in the days that The Comic Journal rolled the roost, He is joined by Ross Richie of Boom Studios, Dirk Wood of IDW and former Fantagraphics and Boom editorial employee Mark[...]

Four Of My Favorite Stories From Metal Hurlant: Selected Works

Four Of My Favorite Stories From Metal Hurlant: Selected Works

Humanoids sent me a .pdf of their new collection Metal Hurlant: Selected Works contains the best of the non-Alejandro Jodorowsky stories from the 2000's revival of the magazine Metal Hurlant Humanoids already collected the Jodorowsky stories in a small hardcover called Screaming Planet, which you could say Metal Hurlant: Selected Works is a sister release.[caption[...]

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

(Strangely, Humanoids' website doesn't list this edition of Armies anymore Just the softcover.) Dan Brown's colors don't detract from the work, and Brown tastefully adds to it, but given the way Dionnet and Pat Mills talk about the black and white version, I'd like to see that as well. Armies' scene of family mutilation inspires[...]

A Message from Mark Waid as Humanoids Releases Pushed to September

A Message from Mark Waid as Humanoids Releases Pushed to September

Mark Waid, Publisher of Humanoids, has released another letter to fans as the company once again adjusts its release schedule Waid says that Humanoids remains committed to delivering previously announced projects and continues to sign new projects as well However, Humanoids' slate of releases has been delayed until December, according to a new schedule posted[...]

Preview Little Josephine OGN by Valérie Villieu and Raphaël Sarfati

Preview Little Josephine OGN by Valérie Villieu and Raphaël Sarfati

Humanoids has released a preview of Little Josephine, the graphic memoir written by Valérie Villieu with art by Raphaël Sarfati, in bookstores now Much of the comic book industry is currently in a state of shutdown, but distribution through the bookstore market continues While this situation is unpleasant in a lot of ways, it does[...]

Humanoids Delays All Comics For At Least a Month Mark Waid Speaks

Humanoids Delays All Comics For At Least a Month, Mark Waid Speaks

LA-based comic book publisher Humanoids has issued the following update from Publisher Mark Waid to comic book retailers He writes, After a great deal of internal deliberation and consultation with key retailers, Humanoids has elected to delay shipments to our retail partners for, at minimum, the next four weeks, after which we'll reassess the situation[...]

A Message From Mark Waid

A Message From Mark Waid

Comic book writer/editor/retailer/publisher Mark Waid, in his role as publisher of Humanoids, and channelling a recent history as a rather comic store owner, issued the following statement; A MESSAGE FROM MARK WAIDRetailing comics is already a tough way to live, we all know that Now this, on top of that? As a storeowner myself, I have[...]

A Look Behind Jocks Cover For Nicnevin And The Bloody Queen

A Look Behind Jock's Cover For Nicnevin And The Bloody Queen

“We weren’t wholesome or chaste, or bothered about saving the day--we weren’t the Famous Five or the Teen Titans! We just wanted to hang around, maybe get a bit wasted, get crushes on whoever was around… I feel like that sort of teen experience is rarely explored in mainstream comics.”Nicnevin And The Bloody Queen is[...]

Mark Waid Appointed as Publisher Of Humanoids

Mark Waid Appointed as Publisher Of Humanoids

Comic book writer, editor and publisher Mark Waid, has been appointed as Publisher of the LA-based published of sci-fi and fantasy comics, originally reprinting European comic in English, but now generating original work such as the H1 shared continuity superhero line, of which Waid has been operating as Director of Creative Development.As Publisher Waid will[...]

INTERVIEW: Fabrice Sapolskys Comeback Tour for One-Hit Wonder

INTERVIEW: Fabrice Sapolsky's Comeback Tour for One-Hit Wonder

I’m also a Senior Editor at Humanoids.BC: Sweet Now, One-Hit Wonder .. this is something you've worked on before, as noted, with Image Why return to play the hits, as it were? What motivated you to get the band back together?FS: Well… It has been a bittersweet adventure initially.BC: "Bittersweet" how?FS: When I started working[...]

Graphite Digital Comics Service Adds Dark Horse Valiant More

Graphite Digital Comics Service Adds Dark Horse, Valiant, More

According to a press release, Dark Horse, Valiant, Humanoids, and Impact Theory have all signed on to offer their comics on Graphite Series such as Hellboy, The Witcher, Aliens, Umbrella Academy, The Incal, The Metabarons, The Twilight Man, Bloodshot, and Neon Future are named as amongst the Graphit library that now numbers more than 25,000[...]

One More Notch: The Fourth Power &#038 Others [Reviews]

One More Notch: The Fourth Power & Others [Reviews]

In this case, the big European collection is Humanoids reissuing Metabarons artist Juan Giménez's solo collection called The Fourth Power.[caption id="attachment_1090777" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Sera And The Royal Stars issue one cover by Audrey Mok[/caption]Sera And The Royal Stars issue one by Jon Tsuei, Audrey Mok, Raúl Angulo, Jim Campbell, and Tim Daniel: A Persian-influenced swords[...]

Tale Told By Dead Men: The Night And Others [Comic Reviews]

Tale Told By Dead Men: The Night And Others [Comic Reviews]

I feel kinda bad putting new issues of Buffy: The Vampire Slayer and The Life And Death Of Toyo Harada next to a stone cold classic of French science fiction, but c'est la vie. Druillet's The Night Druillet's The Night: “Death…everywhere, Death with its garland of glistening rot…” Created as a response to his wife dying of[...]

Humanoids Launches All-New H1 Superhero Universe at NYCC with All-Star Creators

Humanoids Launches All-New H1 Superhero Universe at NYCC with All-Star Creators

Following the hirings of  John Cassaday and Mark Waid as executives, Humanoids has revealed what their H1 initiative is all about: a brand new shared superhero universe by an impressive lineup of creators, all listed at the top of their press release: John Cassaday * Mark Waid * Kwanza Osajyefo * Carla Speed McNeil * Yanick Paquette *[...]