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Cover image for FCBD 2022 INCAL UNIVERSE
Michael Walsh of Secret Avengers, Archer & Armstrong, The Silver Coin, X-Files, Star Wars, Comeback and Carnage has a new graphic novel out in May from Humanoids, called Oates & Elphyne About a family – The Oates – who move to the wilds of Newfoundland only for the youngest daughter to be kidnapped by something[...]
Humanoids Publish New Incal Graphic Novels By All-Star Teams
As previously noted, Humanoids is to publish new comic books expanding the worlds of Alejandro Jodorowsky and Mœbius' The Incal as The Incal Universe starting on Free Comic Book Day in May They have now revealed the titles and creative teams of the three first books being previewed in the first week of May[...]
Humanoids Announce Four Hires, Including Executive Editor Jake Thomas
Humanoids Publishing has recently named Sean Brice as Vice President of Sales and Marketing In his new role, Brice will oversee the sales, marketing, distribution, and consumer strategy for Humanoids English-language publications in Print and Digital.  Sean Brice was, until this month, a Dark Horse employee for nine years when he joined as a Trade[...]
Humanoids To Expand Jodorowsky & Mœbius' Incal Universe With FCBD
Comic book publisher Humanoids is to create new comic books set in the world of The Incal established by its creators Alejandro Jodorowsky and Mœbius in the eighties And it will begin with Free Comic Book Day 2022, previously just referred to as a TBA Silver title, being released on the 7th of May. The Incal[...]
Tim Seeley & Ilias Kryiazis' Graphic Novel Chronophage From Humanoids
Chronophage is a new graphic novel coming from Tim Seeley and  Ilias Kyriazis with a foreword from Tom King, being published by Humanoids in February 2022 Here's the solicitation, a preview, as well as a preview of the latest Humanoids is publishing from the Jodorowsky Library that month, Son of A Gun, drawn by Georges Bess and[...]
The Incal: Taika Waititi Adapting Classic Jodorowsky SciFi Comic
The writer-director has signed on to direct the first feature for Humanoids and Primer Entertainment You should read The Incal before any TV or movie version shows up if you care about comics That applies to any comic property, really The Incal is one of the most original European Science Fiction sagas in the history of[...]
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But Humanoids is fearless, so they signed a three-book deal with Ibrahim Moustafa, and his first book is Count, a science fiction adaptation of The Count Of Monte Cristo. Count cover Credit: Humanoids The Count Of Monte Cristo is a long book, so I should credit Moustafa with a great job condensing the 800+ page original into[...]
Further Deconstructing The Metabarons
Deconstructing The Metabarons from Humanoids isn't what I expected I expected a scholarly dissection of what is now referred to as the First Cycle of the iconic science fiction comic (I wrote about the Second Cycle of the Metabarons here if you're interested.) Deconstructing The Metabarons cover Credit: Humanoids Deconstructing The Metabarons isn't that[...]
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.) The Metabarons: Second Cycle, alt cover 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 Wars, expertly drawn and[...]
Let's Be Bastards! New Graphic Novel Introduces Space Mailmen With a Violent Twist
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
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
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
Now, as restrictions ease and COVID-19… 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[...]
Miss. Better Living Through Crime by Philippe Thirault, Marc Riou & Mark Vigouroux from Humanoids.
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 Talks Live With Direct Market Pulishers
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[...]