Did you know there are all sorts of fancy rules and theories that go into the craft of comic book lettering? Well, one of the industry's foremost letterers, Nate Piekos, will explain it all to you in the forthcoming Image Comics release, The Essential Guide to Comic Book Lettering The book is… hey, where are[...]
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(December 18, 2019) — Months ahead of its highly anticipated release from Dark Horse Comics, the buzz is building for BANG! by writer Matt Kindt (MIND MGMT), artist Wilfredo Torres (JUPITER'S CIRCLE) colorist Nayoung Kim and letterer Nate Piekos Accolades are rolling in ahead of the series' debut: "A great fucked up blend of James Bond[...]
Cartoonist Mike Allred, colorist Laura Allred, and letterer Nate Piekos are launching a new series at Dark Horse Comics this March that you know is gonna be great, not just because of the creative team, but also because "The Great One" Brian Bendis says so right on the cover X-Ray Robot will be a part[...]
Another Terminator was sent back to 1984, this one to kill NYPD officer Lucy Castro. Can she survive the machine onslaught. Is it a good read?
The Beasts of Burden are back. After a fire salamander is caught in a trap covered in runes, the dogs must investigate. Is it a good read?
Jeff Lemire and Max Fiumara Swing the Black Hammer in March with Doctor Star & The Kingdom of Lost Tomorrows
Dark Horse has announced the next spinoff miniseries in the Black Hammer franchise. Jeff Lemire is joined by Max Fiumara, Dave Stewart, and Nate Piekos for the four-issue mini-series, which is set to hit stores in March. Declan Shalvey and Jordie Bellaire, J.G Jones, Dustin Nguyen, and Annie Wu will provide variant covers[...]
Each issue of the new series is going to be fairly bursting with extra material, 8 pages each according to Dark Horse, including Nate Piekos of Blambot talking about his choice of fonts and lettering for the series. Here's some establishing artwork from Wendy Pini, and "Five Things" Dark Horse suggests you need to know about[...]
Co-written with Shaun Simon, and featuring art by Becky Cloonan, colors by Dan Jackson and letters by Nate Piekos, The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys continued the story of the world first shown in the film clips for My Chemical Romance's Na Na Na & Sing. Gerard & I discuss what the end of Killjoys[...]
Live From The Comic Shop – Dead Body Road, Krampus, Sherlock Holmes: Moriarty Lives, Wraith, Coffin Hill, Brain Boy
The creative team, comprised of Fred Van Lente (writer), Freddie Williams II (art), Ego (colors), and Nate Piekos of Blambot (letters) have always seemed to have a pretty clear picture of what they wanted to achieve in establishing this new character and his psy-driven world, so their take on his origins only cements things a[...]
Live From The Comic Shop: Hinterkind, The Witching Hour, Bushido, Grindhouse: Doors Open At Midnight, The Occultist
I look forward to where de Campi's storyline will take us as Southern Belles are transformed into "Bee Vixens From Mars". Dark Horse remembers it's October now by bringing us The Occultist in its first issue, with story by Mike Richardson and Tim Seely, artwork by Mike Norton, colors by Allen Passalaqua, and letters by Nate[...]