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Lion Forge to Publish Maia Kobabes Gender Queer: A Memoir in 2019

Lion Forge to Publish Maia Kobabe's Gender Queer: A Memoir in 2019

Tomorrow at San Diego Comic-Con, Lion Forge is sponsoring the Diversity and Inclusivity panel, but they aren't waiting until tomorrow to announce that they'll be publishing cartoonist Maia Kobabe's Gender Queer: A Memoir next spring What's that all about, you ask? A press release is happy to answer the question: Maia Kobabe (who uses the pronouns[...]

Lion Forge Launches Caracal a New Middle Grade Imprint

Lion Forge Launches Caracal, a New Middle Grade Imprint

Lion Forge is at it again, launching yet another imprint, this one aimed at Middle Grade readers between the ages of 8-12 The new imprint is called Caracal, which might leave you wondering: what the heck is a Caracal? We're glad you asked, because it gives us an opportunity to break out the skills we[...]

Jill Gerber Joins Lion Forge as Director of Education Outreach and Collections

Jill Gerber Joins Lion Forge as Director of Education Outreach and Collections

Lion Forge has hired Jill Gerber as Director of Education Outreach and Collections, a press release revealed today The publisher touted its own reputation as "one of comics publishing’s most forward-thinking companies", which seems fair considering how smart an idea it is to hire someone to focus on getting Lion Forge comics into classrooms, where[...]


Lion Forge Joins the CBLDF

Lion Forge Joins the CBLDF

Lion Forge has joined the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund as a corporate partner, the company revealed in a press release Thursday Like all the best steamy romances, the press release announcing the new coupling touted Lion Forge's commitment to "Comics for Everyone" and a "focus on comics publishing across all age groups," as well[...]

Voltron Legendary Defender Vol. 3 Begins: Lion Forge July 2018 Solicits

Voltron Legendary Defender Vol. 3 Begins: Lion Forge July 2018 Solicits

The Lion Forge solicits are available now with their usual promising cavalcade of Catalyst Prime titles, new graphic novels, as well as Encounter, Wrapped Up, and Infinity 8 Plus, Voltron Legendary Defender Vol 3 begins! Unfortunately, their covers are not yet ready with the exception of Little Tales of the Forest Here is that cover It is quite pretty.Here are the proper solicit[...]

Lion Forge Plots the Next Phase of Catalyst Prime Starting with Quincredible

Lion Forge Plots the Next Phase of Catalyst Prime, Starting with Quincredible

We got a taste of Lion Forge's plans for its Catalyst Prime superhero universe on Thursday at the Diamond Retailer Summit As announced there, Lion Forge co-founders Carl Reed and David Steward II will take the reigns as Editorial Directors of the line, and with it come a number of creative team changes, some of which[...]

Lots of Changes at Lion Forge and Catalyst Prime from the Diamond Retailer Summit

Lots of Changes at Lion Forge and Catalyst Prime, from the Diamond Retailer Summit

Lots of announcements were packed into the Lion Forge presentation at the Diamond Retailer Summit dinner Lion Forge Co-Founders Dave Steward II (CEO) and Karl Reed (CCO) will be the new Executive Editors of the company's Catalyst Prime superhero imprint.https://twitter.com/lionforge/status/982056346211311617Along with that move the Catalyst Prime comic Superb will now be released under Lion Forge's[...]

Cellies and Mae Vol. 2 Launch in Lion Forge June 2018 Solicits

Cellies and Mae Vol. 2 Launch in Lion Forge June 2018 Solicits

The second volume of Gene Ha's Mae commences, its first volume is released in a collected edition, and Joe Flood and Dave Scheidt kick off a new series called Cellies, all from Lion Forge this June Full solicit text below.APR181631 MAE TP VOL 01 (W/A/CA) Gene Ha Mae's beloved older sister Abbie has been missing for years[...]



Gene Has Mae Comes to Lion Forge with New Series

Gene Ha's Mae Comes to Lion Forge with New Series

Lion Forge will publish Gene Ha's Mae in a new series, as well as publishing the first volume, according to a press release sent out by the company The news was announced at ComicsPRO today prior to the press release."I’m so proud for Mae to join Lion Forge, and to add editor Andrea Colvin to[...]

Lion Forge and Madefire Sitting in a Tree K-I-S-S-I-N-G&#8230

Lion Forge and Madefire Sitting in a Tree, K-I-S-S-I-N-G…

Lion Forge is the latest publisher to bring its digital library to Madefire, according to a press release sent out by the publisher today All of the Lion Forge comics currently available digitally, including the Catalyst Prime universe, Voltron Legendary Defender, Andre the Giant: Closer to Heaven, and more New issues will be available each[...]

Distinguishing Squirrels from Tacos: Lion Forge April 2018 Solicits

Distinguishing Squirrels from Tacos: Lion Forge April 2018 Solicits

Graphic novels Algeria is Beautiful Like America, a comic about discovering one's ancestry, and This is a Taco, which will help you tell the difference between a squirrel and a taco, are coming out courtesy of Lion Forge this April Plus, new issues of their Catalyst Prime family of comics are being offered Details below.ALGERIA IS BEAUTIFUL LIKE AMERICA HC LION FORGE FEB181642 (W)[...]



Black Comix Returns Through Lion Forge February 2018 Solicits

Black Comix Returns Through Lion Forge February 2018 Solicits

This February, Lion Forge is bringing back Black Comix Returns, which is the follow up to the discontinued 2010 artbook It includes writers and artists such as David Walker, Sanford Greene, Ron Wimberly, and Ashley A Woods This comes from writer/artist John Jennings.Plus, the Catalyst Prime universe continues its run, and Jazz Maynard starts its second volume.BLACK COMIX RETURNS HC (C: 0-0-1) (W) John Jennings, Damian[...]

Lion Forge To Publish Hazel Newlevants Debut OGN About White Privilege No Ivy League

Lion Forge To Publish Hazel Newlevant's Debut OGN About White Privilege, "No Ivy League"

Publisher Lion Forge announced via press release today plans to publish No Ivy League, the debut graphic novel by Lion Forge editor and Ignatz award winning creator Hazel Newlevant The plan was actually stealth-announced in the press release when Newlevant was hired as associate editor earlier this month, but the new release contains more information[...]

Lion Forge Acquires Its Own Comic Book Website: Heidi MacDonalds The Beat

Lion Forge Acquires Its Own Comic Book Website: Heidi MacDonald's The Beat

Following in the footsteps of other proud symbiotic relationships between publishers and comic book websites such as Avatar Press and Bleeding Cool, Fantagraphics and The Comics Journal, or Marvel and Comic Book Resources, publisher Lion Forge has acquired ComicsBeat.com, colloquially known as The Beat, the longtime home of premiere comics journalist and frenemy of Bleeding Cool Heidi[...]

Amy Chu Joe Casey Sanford Greene And Other Talent: Lion Forge January 2018 Solicits

Amy Chu, Joe Casey, Sanford Greene, And Other Talent: Lion Forge January 2018 Solicits

Lion Forge is rocking their output with their Catalyst Prime series of titles, with work from Power Man and Iron Fists' Sanford Greene Plus, comics talent like Joe Casey (Avengers: The Origin, Fantastic Four, Iron Man) and Amy Chu (Poison Ivy). CATALYST PRIME: ACCELL #7 Writer: Joe Casey Artist: Damion Scott Cover Artist: Chriscross After taking a beating from the mercenary Midnight[...]