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Glenn Danzig's First Appeaance Of Grendel Up for Auction
Primer #2, published by Comico, is the first appearance of Grendel by Matt Wagner in 1982 Originally a noir comic in the style of European titles such as Diabolik, it has evolved into "a study of the nature of aggression." It's not entirely clear how much of the audience is aware of this The character[...]
Grendel Devil's Odyssey #6 Review: Just Short Of Greatness
The irony is how he plays that out, picking up an unexpected sidekick along the way that echoes elements of season one of The Witcher and generally has a kind of chuckle-worthy approach based on the massive disparity in technology giving him what he feels is overwhelming invulnerability. The endlessly talented Matt Wagner draws these alien[...]
The History Of DC Original Artwork At Auction - Kirby, Kane, Kubert +
Craig Russell, Jim Starlin, Jim Aparo, and Frank Thorne, Bill Sienkiewicz, Matt Wagner, Howard Chaykin, and Brian Bolland. History Of DC Comics Original Artwork This art was initially created for use as part of a deluxe, hardcover-version of the History of the DC Universe published by DC When Graphitti Designs, headed by Bob Chapman, was given the opportunity[...]
Things to Do in London If You Like Comics, October 2019
More details coming soon! 6:3-9:30pm, Cartoon Museum, Wells St, London Delilah Dawson and Kevin Hearne signing The Princess Beard at Park Road Books, Charlotte, North Carolina 7pm. The Goon 20th Anniversary signing with Eric Powell, Aw Yeah Comics, Harrison, New York 5-8pm. Shannon Hale, LeUyen Pham, & Raina Telgemeier at Provo Library, Provo, Utah, 7-9pm. Kieron Gillen signing, Newbury[...]
Matt Wagner Takes Grendel on a Devil's Odyssey at Dark Horse
Dark Horse has announced a new Grendel mini-series from creator Matt Wagner with colorist Brennan Wagner and letterer Dave Lanphear Hitting stores in October, the eight-issue mini-series will be titled Grendel: The Devil's Odyssey, you know, like that thing Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh wrote about in his yearbook. From the press release: Grendel Prime searches the[...]
Batman #54 cover by Matt and Brennan Wagner
I won't spoil the payoff, but you can probably guess how a story like this goes—well, when killing a character is off the table. Batman #54 art by Matt Wagner and Tomeu Morey Matt Wagner imbues the comic with a classic comics aesthetic that often highlights the prominence of the muscles and figure over finer facial detailing[...]
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Back at C2E2, Rich Henn and I got to interview Mage creator Matt Wagner With Mage: The Hero Denied out now at comic shops, it seems only appropriate to finally get this episode up for the world. Rich and Wagner are actually friends, so I let Rich take over the interview this time Wagner is a[...]
Exclusive Extended Previews – Evil Ernie: Godeater #2 And The Shadow: Death of Margo Lane #4
Then we have the fourth issue of The Shadow: Death of Margo Lane by Matt Wagner and Brennan Wagner. Evil Ernie: God Eater #2 writers: Justin Jordan (main story), Keith Davidsen (back-up) artist: Colton Worley (main story), Cezar Razek (back-up) covers: Lucio Parrillo (a), Kyle Strahm (b) Superstar writer Justin Jordan revels in the mayhem and madness of an Apocalypse[...]
Exclusive Extended Previews Of Spirit #12 And White Sand #1
Will Eisner's The Spirit #12 wraps up Matt Wagner's run on the character while the White Sand graphic novel adapts a never before published novel by Brandon Sanderson. Will Eisner's The Spirit #12 writer: Matt Wagner artist: Dan Schkade, Brennan Wagner (colorist) cover: Eric Powell This exciting and action-packed climactic issue of Dynamite's critically acclaimed series, finally finds[...]
Amy Reeder Does A Quickdraw For Moon Girl And Devil Dinosaur #6
Her time on Madam Xanadu (with writer Matt Wagner and inker Richard Friend) garnered three Eisner Nominations including Best New Series, Best Penciller/Inker (team) and Best Cover Artist. [youtube]https://youtu.be/G-hDsqKKqiQ[/youtube] Let's end the weekend with a quickdraw segment from Marvel Here artist Amy Reeder draw the cover for Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur #6[...]
Writer's Commentary – Matt Wagner On The Shadow: Death of Margo Lane
A Writer's Commentary: Matt Wagner talks The Shadow: The Death of Margo Lane #1, on sale now from Dynamite Cover and interior art by Wagner. I'm happy to have been asked to provide a Writer's Commentary on the first issue of my newest project for Dynamite Entertainment, THE SHADOW: The Death of Margo Lane Fortunately, I'm[...]
The Art Of The Shadow To Feature Ross, Chaykin, Cooke, Wagner And More
For the last four years, Dynamite has been publishing The Shadow and have enlisted some big named artist to draw the pulp hero. Alex Ross, Howard Chaykin, Matt Wagner, John Cassaday, Darwyn Cooke, Francesco Francavilla, Tim Bradstreet, Wilfredo Torres, Chris Samnee, Jason Shawn Alexander, and many more have put their talents to show he who knows[...]
A Look Inside The Shadow: Death Of Margo Lane
Matt Wagner returns to the Shadow this June in a story called Death of Margo Lane The character of Lane is a bit like Harley Quinn in that she was created for the Shadow radio drama in 1937 before making her print debut in The Thunder King in 1941 in The Shadow Magazine It was common[...]