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Mars Attacks Red Sonja Launches in Dynamite August 2020 Solicitations

SCOOP: Mars Attacks Red Sonja in Dynamite August 2020 Solicitations

A couple of days ago, John Layman talked about his history writing crossovers, and that another one was being announced This morning, we know what that is, Mars Attacks Red Sonja from Dynamite, out in August.[caption id="attachment_1210245" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Mars Attacks Red Sonja Launches in Dynamite August 2020 Solicitations Image from Twitter.[/caption]Drawn by Fran Strukan,[...]


Outer Darkness Chew

John Layman Teases The Chewniverse in Outer Darkness/Chew #1

Outer Darkness/Chew #1 is out today from Image Comics, by John Layman, Rob Guillory and Afu Chan, creatively combining both universe courtesy of a little time travel scoop But this is only the beginning So while the cast of Chw get to catch up on both their past and future adventures by reading the very[...]

John Layman Is Teasing A Certain C-Word…

John Layman and Nick Pitarra's Leviathan series from Image Comics has not been seen for well over a year now And it looks like that's all we're going to get, folks.Leviathan is dead, sorry to say Nick has my blessing to finish it, but I don't think that will happen I apologize to anyone who[...]

Chew and Outer Darkness to Crossover at Image, by John Layman, Afu Chan, and Rob Guillory

Chew and Outer Darkness to Crossover at Image, by John Layman, Afu Chan, and Rob Guillory

Looks like we now know exactly what the third tease John Layman posted on Twitter in November is all about.https://twitter.com/themightylayman/status/1139587753983660032Image Comics has announced a three-issue crossover between Chew and Outer Darkness by Layman, Afu Chan, and Rob Guillory, set to hit stores in March That's gotta qualify as "f**king weird," right?Look for this in stores[...]

John Layman Teases the Return of Chew...

John Layman Teases the Return of Chew 2 From Image Comics

Earlier this year, John Layman talked about the potential return of his five-year comic with Rob Guillory, Chew After first talking about the effect its publication had on him.After CHEW ended I was exhausted 64 issues (mostly) on time was grueling I took a year off Lost thirty pounds Traveled the world Sorta assumed I'd[...]


John Layman is The Man Who F#%&ed Up Time, From AfterShock in February

John Layman is The Man Who F#%&ed Up Time, From AfterShock Comics in February

The Man Who F#%&ed Up Time launches in February, from John Layman, Karl Mostert and Dee Cunniffe Here's the solicitation: THE MAN WHO F#%&ED UP TIME #1 Writer: John Layman Artist: Karl Mostert Colorist: Dee Cunniffe Letterer: John Layman Cover: Karl Mostert w/ Dee Cunniffe 1:15 Incentive Cover: Larry StromanSean Bennett is just your everyday, ordinary lab worker in a high-tech lab[...]

John Layman and Nick Bradshaw Launch Bermuda at IDW in 2020

John Layman and Nick Bradshaw Launch Bermuda at IDW in 2020

IDW announced a new comic at New York Comic Con from John Layman and Nick Bradshaw, set to debut in 2020 The comic is called Bermuda, about a 16-year-old girl who lives in an otherworldly dimension. Bermuda is just your normal, everyday 16-year old girl – who just happens to live in an otherworldly dimension, swarming[...]


John Layman Plans Sexy Surprise for Twitter Followers on Friday

John Layman, comic book writer of Chew and Outer Darkness, is planning a sexy surprise for his Twitter followers on Friday Layman revealed on Twitter Monday that he was planning to lock his account on Friday, February 1st Unlike other comic book writers fleeing Twitter to avoid fallout for revealing that The Punisher has an[...]

John Layman and Afu Chan's Outer Darkness Gets 2nd Printing

The debut issue of John Layman and Afu Chan's space-horror series Outer Darkness has sold out at Diamond (though your shop may still have copies) and is being "fast-tracked for a second printing in order to keep up with customer demand," according to an Image Press release which toned down the usual hyperbolic rhetoric that[...]

John Layman and Afu Chan Explore Space Horror in Outer Darkness at Skybound in November

Image has announced yet another series launching in November, this time from John Layman and Afu Chan, exploring the genre of sci-fi/horror in a new book called Outer Darkness, published by Skybound.In the press release, Layman said: Thanks to Afu Chan and Skybound, we’ve succeeded in making OUTER DARKNESS as perfect and beautiful as I’d envisioned[...]

Leviathan #1 cover by Nick Pitarra and Michael Garland

Leviathan #1 Review: Is it Genuine or Parody?

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Ryan Deluca and Johnny Burns are on a beer run for their party when a giant monster suddenly manifests in the city. It is enormous, breaths fire, and is right near Ryan's apartment. Ryan's girlfriend, Vee Munroe, is still at the apartment along with their friends. Ryan goes back to save her. Meanwhile, […]

Charlie's Angels #1 cover by David Finch, Jimmy Reyes, and Triona Farrell

Charlie's Angels #1 Review: Made for Fans and No One Else

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Charlie's Angels are back, and it's still the 1970's. The three Angels have gone undercover in a club where they are spying on a weapon's deal going down. Jill is a host, Kelly is a waitress, and Sabrina is the performer. Together, they are going to gather evidence and stop the men perpetrating […]

Exclusive Look Inside Charlie's Angels #1 by John Layman and Joe Eisma

John Layman and Joe Eisma team to tell stories of the iconic female detectives who made their television debut in September of 1976 Featuring the original lineup of Jill, Kelly, and Sabrina (originally portrayed by Farah Fawcett, Jaclyn Smith and Kate Jackson), the new series strives to recreate what made the series great and embrace[...]

In Layman's Terms: John Layman Talks New Charlie's Angels Comic Series

Dynamite recently announced the launch of a Charlie's Angels comic series written by John Layman (Chew) The writer is known for telling compelling stories with a bit of humor I got to talk to him about adapting the iconic '70s television series to the comic page.. and of course, he answered in Layman's terms.DAN WICKLINE:[...]

John Layman and Joe Eisma Team for Charlie's Angels Comic Book Series

The publisher has landed the license for Charlie's Angels and enticed fan-favorite writer John Layman (Chew) and artist Joe Eisma (Big Trouble in Little China) to come on board as the creative team. Based on Sony Pictures Television's action classic television series of the 70's, the new comic book series -- debuting in June 2018 --[...]

Eleanor and the Egret #5 cover by Sam Kieth

Eleanor And The Egret #5 Review: Fear The Bird

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Having sent Mr. Ives packing, Eleanor and Ellis the egret take the fight to Anastasia Rue herself. It is a fight between the art thief and the artist. Who will make it out on top? I'd be remiss not to bring up the bizarre framing of this tale. Beyond the talking and size-changing […]

Funko Judge Dredd One Shot IDW

Funko Judge Dredd One Shot Comic Review – The Law Doesn't Run From Hugs!

John Layman wrote a simple, yet fun story, and artist Troy Little brings it to life."Matters of Life & Death" is the final story, and is just as fun as the previous two When zombies attack Mega City 1, citizens are running for their lives Dredd meanwhile quips "The law doesn't run from zombies" It's[...]