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Massive/Whatnot/Sumerian have released their December 2023 solicits and solicitations, beginning with Washed In Blood #1 by Kevin Roditeli, Rob Cannon and Kostas Pantoulas Previously published by Sumerian when it was known as Behemoth back in 2020 under the name Freak Snow, it's being repurposed for 2023 and 2024 While Quested gets its second series from[...]
Cover image for BASIC INSTINCT #1 (OF 4) CVR E 50 COPY INCV HILL (MR)
and now Massive/Sumerian/Whatnot are launching a Basic Instinct comic book, by Sam Freeman and Vanesa R Del Rey as a sequel to the original As well as a new Assassin's Creed: Visionaries title by Rafael Albuquerque and more. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see[...]
What's Inside Cullen Bunn's Body Bag in Massive October 2023 Solicits
Cullen Bunn's Body Bag is a comic book published by Massive Publishing, in a black polybag, with no details on what is inside it, or who is drawing it, other than it is written by Cullen Bunn And that, Dan Slott, is how you keep a comic book's content super secret From his Overlook imprint,[...]
Rafael Albuquerque Creates New Assassin's Guild Comics For Massive
Massive Publishing & Studio Lounak are to publish new Assassin's Creed comics based on the popular Ubisoft games franchise, beginning with Visionaries #1 in November In Visionaries, artists from around the world are given carte blanche to create and share their own personal take on the Assassin's Creed franchise by creating their own assassin Each[...]
WhatNot Publishing began as a spinoff of the Whatnot streaming online sales channel,later revealed to be part of Massive Publishing, and led to a Massive name change They also bought publishing rights to Heavy Metal Magazine for a Vol 2 relaunch but have not actually published an issue, despite the first one being lined up[...]
Blake Northcott, Editor-in-Chief of Massive, The New Name For WhatNot
Massive Publishing (home of the Whatnot Publishing imprint, and which recently underwent a public facing name change) has named author, comic book writer, and screenwriter Blake Northcott as Editor-in-Chief of their line, effective immediately. Blake Northcott is best known to Bleeding Cool readers for working with Mark Millar, Sean Gordon Murphy, Mitch & Elizabeth Breitweiser, Scott Lobdell[...]
Diamond Comic Distributors Is Suddenly Very Busy With News
We look forward to many years of working with another across all markets." There was also the news that Massive Publishing- the new name for Whatnot Publishing – would join Diamond's Deluxe Tier of publishers, alongside AfterShock Comics, Titan Comics, Ablaze Publishing, Frank Miller Presents and now Opus Comics, guaranteeing preferred coverage in the Previews catalogue[...]
Sean Murphy's Plot Holes in Massive/Whatnot August 2023 Solicits
It began shipping out in January 2022, And now it will be published by Massive, the new name for Whatnot Publishing, who are now a Deluxe publisher at Diamond Comics… here are the full Massive-Whatnot-Heavy Metal solicitations for August 2023. The Plot Holes are a squad of fictional warriors who transport themselves into the pages of[...]
The division
Massive Entertainment will be taking the lead on the game once again with Redstorm, Reflections, Ubisoft Annecy, Ubisoft Bucharest and Ubisoft Shanghai all providing support In a stream, the team said it wouldn't be talking about any further details surrounding the game until E3, where the title will get a full reveal. That's all we have to[...]
Forty-Three Thoughts About Forty-Three Comics – Superior Spider-Man Team Up, Revolutionary War, A+X, Justice League Dark, Superman, Sex, Satellite Sam, Alex + Ada, Revenge, Real Heroes, Fatale, Amazing X-Men, Origin II, Silver Surfer, Deadpool, Iron Patriot, Brilliant, Hawkeye, Survive, Game Of Thrones, Red Sonja, GI Joe, Ghostbusters, Godzilla, Transformers, Furious, Massive, Bloodhound, Tomb Raider, King Conan, Serenity, Vandroid, Pariah, Elfquest, Mind MGMT, Captain Midnight, Mass Effect, Empowered, Star Wars Legends, Blackout, Bravest Warriors, Midas Flesh And Hacktivist
Introducing the Garth Ennis of massive space robots… Game Of Thrones #19 starts us off where we mean to continue, with male genital mutilation, nice and early on a Wednesday. And, from the same publisher Legends Of Red Sonja #5 gives us someone who appears quite willing to do the same to the reader If the reader[...]
Thirty-Nine Thoughts About Thirty-Nine Comics – All New Invaders, Batman, Mighty Avengers, Batman And Robin, Hawkeye, Transformers, Animal Man, Origin II, X-Factor, Wonder Woman, Sex, Harley Quinn, Batwoman, X-Men, Midas Flesh, Jinnrise, Star Wars, Pretty Deadly, Deadly Class, Dead Body Road, Chew, Umbral, Krampus, Zero, Bad Ass, Peanuts, TMNT, Elfquest, Mind MGMT, Dark Horse Presents, Captain Midnight, X-Files, Massive, Judge Dredd, Mega City Two, The Mocking Dead, Samurai Jack and Aphrodite XI Hidden Files
Glass gets broken, but teeth stay intact. Massive #19 sees the Russians use every part of the helicopter, from tip to tail. X-Files Conspiracy: Ghostbusters #1 does bring up the question of exactly where Egon got his hair in The Real Ghostbusters. Judge Dredd #15 makes me wonder… exactly how can you listen well through that bloody[...]
Thirty-Three Thoughts About Thirty-Three Comics –  Young Avengers, Tom Strong, Nova, Secret Avengers, Now What?, Haunted Horror, Justice League Dark, Great Pacific, Satellite Sam, Sex Criminals, Uncanny Avengers, Pretty Deadly, Judge Dredd, Velvet, Infinity Hunt, Conan, Infinity Heist, Larfleez, Savage Wolverine, Rat Queens, Massive, Doctor Who, Rocketeer/Spirit, Samurai Jack, Mind MGMT, Kiss Me Satan, Zombie War, Fever Ridge, Dark Horse Presents, Vampirella, Army Of Darkness/Reanimator and Thunderbolts
That is, as the title of the book might suggest, Massive. Doctor Who turns off the television Seriously, if he tries this trick on November the 23rd I'm not going to be happy And, as we learned earlier, neither will Bunker. Don't you hate it when car passengers fight while you're actually trying to drive them somewhere?[...]
Twenty Thoughts About Twenty Comics Today – Morning Glories, Secret, Justice League, Itty Bitty Hellboy, Super Dinosaur, Angel And Faith, Mind The Gap, Skullkickers, Lazarus, Massive, Think Tank, Sex, Peanuts, Steed And Mrs Peel, Fanboys Vs Zombies, Regular Show, Uncanny X-Men, New Avengers, Wolverine & The X-Men, Uncanny Avengers
Thank you Massive for joining the dots on that one But I need something uplifting something silly, something sex-free, something… Something Itty Bitty Hellboy! There we go, from the Aw Yeah guys, a kids version of Hellboy that's just as entertaining as the real thing And as a result, probably read by forty year olds like[...]
PODCAST: Pop Culture Hounding Brian Wood
First up we tackle Adam Egypt Mortimer & Darick Robertson's Ballistic #1 from Black Mask Studios; then delve into Tommie Kelly's latest webcomic saga Them; and finally turn our attention to Brian Wood, Garry Brown & Jordie Bellaire's The Massive #13 from Dark Horse Comics Plus we give shout-outs to Matthew Craig & Jesse Young,[...]
In One Week, In Two Weeks – From Half Past Danger To X-Men
Next week sees the launch of Half Past Danger from IDW, Bounce from Image, Akaneiro from Dark Horse, Green Team and a big expensive Green Lantern #20 from DC, Occupy Comics from Black Mask and Tank Girl from Titan. The week after that? Wake #1 and X-Men #1! DARK HORSE COMICS AKANEIRO #1 $3.99 DARK HORSE PRESENTS #24 (MR) $7.99 DEEP SEA[...]
The Massive Awakes
Where so much of DMZ was about Matty struggling to maintain journalistic distance and eventually realizing he couldn't, The Massive has no illusions of neutrality Instead, this is a story about an unusually well-equipped direct action group, trying to find their way in a world where there are no people to take direct action against[...]
Tales From ECCC: Brian Wood Is Massive
And this is what we learned. Brian Wood  might stay on Conan after his contract is up with 25 but no official word yet. He promised last year that Massive would have backmatter pages exclusive to the comic but they disappeared Why? Time is the biggest issue, but he plans to bring them back but not to[...]
Review: The Massive #3
His latest work, for Dark Horse, The Massive is another tale in the proud Wood tradition of dark, modern comics after bringing readers through the DMZ of NYC and the heartbreaking lyricism of DEMO. If you haven't read The Massive, #3 just came out this week wrapping up Part One of the story It's a dense,[...]
The Massive #1 by Brian Wood, Kristian Donaldson and Dave Stewart
Elliot Cole reviews The Massive for Bleeding Cool; The Massive, Wood's latest big new thing, regards a crew of Greenpeace-ish activists aboard a boat amidst (literally) tumultuous times. It's a great start to a series, apart from tiny thing which I'll get to presently, and the switching colour palettes easily guide you through and there's a nice[...]
In One Week, In Two Weeks: Spider-Men, Massive, Kiss, Planetoid And Pantha…
Next week sees the launch of Brian Wood's Massive from Dark Horse next week, along with Before Watchmen: Silk Spectre, Kiss, Planetoid, Spider-Men and Pantha… and the week after sees the launch of Before Watchmen: Comedian,  DARK HORSE BTVS SEASON 9 FREEFALL #10 JEANTY VAR CVR $2.99 BTVS SEASON 9 FREEFALL #10 NOTO CVR $2.99 CONAN THE BARBARIAN #5 $3.50 MASSIVE #1 GRAMPA[...]
BC Mag #0: The Massive: The Next Big Thing for Brian Wood
Are you a retailer who would like to be included? Contact us. Reply to this article in the forum. Further Reading: BRIAN WOOD, THE MASSIVE, DARK HORSE Bleeding Cool Magazine Article By Keith Davidsen Brian Wood explores dramatic landscapes from every angle We've seen it time and time again in such titles as DMZ and Northlanders, both bestsellers[...]
Sunday Runaround – Brian Wood's Free Massive
The fools. Read The Massive & Save the Planet this Earth Day :: Blog :: Dark Horse Comics So head on over to the Dark Horse Digital store and download The Massive digital one-shot for FREE on EARTH DAY this Sunday! DC Women Kicking Ass – Before Super BFF there was almost Supergirls Artist Saxton Moore posted some illustrations on Flickr[...]
DC Puts Before Watchmen On Previews Cover With Just One Word
Which will have all the Before Watchmen titles listed, including Rorschach by Brian Azzarello and Lee Bermejo. Should save on the art cost, at least. Oh and here's the front cover, featuring Brian Wood and Kristian Donaldson's Massive for Dark Horse Comics. There are few examples of one single word suggesting one specific comic book character[...]
Dark Horse Confirms Becky Cloonan And Brian Wood On Conan
They will be adapting the classic Queen Of The Black Coast story. Dark Horse also announced that Brian Wood's The Massive will appear in Dark Horse Presents before launching as an ongoing series in June 2012 Wood described it as a combination of his Vertigo books, Northlanders and DMZ and intends to keep writing the book[...]