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Rick Veitch Publishes New Boy Maximortal Graphic Novel on Amazon

Rick Veitch Publishes New Boy Maximortal Graphic Novel on Amazon

Such as Rick Veitch, who this week launched a new book in his King Hell Heroica series of graphic novels, Boy Maximortal part two And continuing the body horror, supernatural and comic book industry history and satire that have made u this very different tale of Superman As DC Comics is showing us a Superboy[...]

Rick Veitchs The One #6 Review: The Beatles References that Never Were

Rick Veitch's The One #6 Review: The Beatles References that Never Were

government is taking a victory lap in Bog’s defeat, but they are celebrating far too early.[caption id="attachment_881157" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rick Veitch's the One #6 cover by Rick Veitch[/caption]Rick Veitch’s The One #6 rounds out the reprint of this bizarre series in a spectacularly bombastic, if overly-wordy, fashion Earth is finished thanks to the battle between[...]

Comics for Your Pull Box Week of July 11th 2018: Superman Begins Anew

Comics for Your Pull Box, Week of July 11th, 2018: Superman Begins Anew

Can they solve the mystery?[caption id="attachment_881157" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rick Veitch's the One #6 cover by Rick Veitch[/caption]Rick Veitch's the One #6The war between the superbeings is literally destroying Earth Their collisions are breaking the planet part There are two paths: the One or the Other Which one could save the world?[caption id="attachment_881158" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Black[...]

Rick Veitchs The One #5 Review: Bizarre Intriguing and Unnerving

Rick Veitch's The One #5 Review: Bizarre, Intriguing, and Unnerving

Meanwhile, Egypt is wandering the decimated city in fear, and Doc has another run-in with the One.[caption id="attachment_859210" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rick Veitch's the One #5 cover by Rick Veitch[/caption]The fifth installment of Rick Veitch’s The One is an odd mixture of further waxing philosophy while two godlike men destroy a city with their mere collisions.This[...]

Rick Veitchs the One #4 Review: Amelia vs Bog and the Ripped-Off Face

Rick Veitch's the One #4 Review: Amelia vs Bog and the Ripped-Off Face

Back with Larry, Egypt, Guda, and the Doc, Larry continues his bizarre transformations.[caption id="attachment_842850" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The One #4 cover by Rick Veitch[/caption]The tension and action increases with The One #4 Superhumans rage across both Moscow and New York, and people are being swiftly and brutally killed in their wake The comic doesn’t mince words[...]

Unicron Returns to Transformers and the Brat Pack Returns to Comics: IDW Publishing July 2018 Solicits

Unicron Returns to Transformers and the Brat Pack Returns to Comics: IDW Publishing July 2018 Solicits

Plus, Rick Veitch's Brat Pack returns, relive the Star Wars comic strips, and more new projects from the publisher. This is in addition to their regular G.I Joe, Transformers, TMNT, and other offerings Full solicits below.[gallery size="large" ids="832396,832397,832398,832399,832400,832401,832402"]Transformers: Unicron #1 (of 6)—Cover A: Alex Milne—GEM OF THE MONTH John Barber (w) • Alex Milne (a & c) The Darkest Hour has come[...]

Rick Veitchs The One #3 Review: Psychedelic and Strangely Compelling

Rick Veitch's The One #3 Review: Psychedelic and Strangely Compelling

Gob proves difficult to convince.[caption id="attachment_826329" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The One #3 cover by Rick Veitch[/caption]The One continues its psychedelic exploration through its own wild world with an oddly optimistic and upbeat issue This story was sold to me as a proto-Watchmen, and the subtitle is The Last Word on Superheroes While I do love superheroes[...]


Rick Veitchs The One #2 Review: A Lesser Followup but the Story Still Offers a Lot

Rick Veitch's The One #2 Review: A Lesser Followup, but the Story Still Offers a Lot

This Other is far more malicious.Meanwhile, the superhuman programs of the US and the USSR begin in earnest, and each has some troubling problems.[caption id="attachment_810011" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The One #2 Cover by Rick Veitch[/caption]The second installment of Rich Veitch’s The One focuses on the aftermath of the Big Sleep and the coming of the superhumans[...]


The One #1 Review: A Blast from the Past Thats Still Very Relevant

The One #1 Review: A Blast from the Past That's Still Very Relevant

Suddenly, the first supermen appear, leaving the world even more reeling than before.[caption id="attachment_802606" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The One #1 cover by Rick Veitch[/caption]Rick Veitch’s the One is a biting and macabre allegory of both the Cold War and the idea of superheroes in that chaotic environment.For those who don’t know, this IDW publishing of the[...]

Comics for Your Pull Box Week of February 28th 2017: Mera Goes Solo Terrifics Unite and Spectacular #300

Comics for Your Pull Box, Week of February 28th, 2017: Mera Goes Solo, Terrifics Unite, and Spectacular #300

This one is brought to you by Justin Jordan and Eleonora Carlini.[caption id="attachment_802608" align="aligncenter" width="585"] Jim Henson's Labyrinth: Coronation #1 cover by Fiona Staples[/caption]Jim Henson's Labyrinth: Coronation #1Boom! Studios adds a prequel entry to the beloved Labyrinth film, focusing on a different young woman attempting to save a boy from the Goblin King. Simon Spurrier and Daniel Bayliss take the helm of this recreation[...]


15 Years After Publishing Rick Veitchs Aquaman Vol 1 DC Comics Gets Round To Vol 2

15 Years After Publishing Rick Veitch's Aquaman Vol 1, DC Comics Gets Round To Vol 2

In 2003, DC Comics collected the first volume of Rick Veitch's Aquaman comic book, Waterbearer, with the first six issues of that year's Aquaman comic.Fourteen years later, they are getting round to the second volume and the final six issues.Aquaman: The Waterbearer Vol 2 9th January 2018 $19.99In the aftermath of THE WATERBEARER, Aquaman must battle[...]

From Strip To Script &#8211 The Question

From Strip To Script – The Question

The first one that came to my mind, for whatever reason, was the short-lived city-shaman version of The Question, by Tommy Lee Edwards (art), Rick Veitch (writing) and John Workman (lettering)The Question was originally created by Steve Ditko for Charlton Comics, but is probably best remembered in one of three ways: as the inspiration for[...]

Marvel Liquidates Miracleman #1-10 In All Its Variants

Marvel Liquidates Miracleman #1-10 In All Its Variants

But the liquidated price, even with a reasonable retailer mark-up will be an absolute bargain for a remastered version of one of the best superhero comic books of al time, by masters of the form in Alan Moore, Garry Leach, Alan Davis and Rick Veitch.And once Marvel have emptied their warehouses, that will be it[...]

When Don Simpson Was Offered An Image Comics Partnership

When Don Simpson Was Offered An Image Comics Partnership

Megaton Man creator Don Simpson has been posting most entertainingly on Facebook about that project that never happened, the 1963 Annual, that would have topped off the Image Comics series by Alan Moore, Steve Bissette, Rick Veitch and more.To heck with the 1963 Annual -- I'm just going to draw the "In Pictopia" Annual --[...]

Miracleman #9 Ignores Rick Veitchs Colouring Instructions (But Only Of 1987)

Miracleman #9 Ignores Rick Veitch's Colouring Instructions (But Only Of 1987)

UPDATE: As Stewart Lee says, "you can prove anything with facts".Rick Veitch gets in touch regarding the piece below, saying "Please update your post about Marvel ignoring my 1987 coloring instructions to reflect that I had complete approval of Marvel’s new coloring. And that I think the new version looks fantastic too."Which makes all of the[...]

Here Comes Miracleman #9. Again.

Here Comes Miracleman #9. Again.

Here are the pencils from Rick Veitch for the new cover for Miracleman #9, the birth issue, out next month from Marvel Comics.The retailer warning for the comic now reads "Miracleman #9 – GRAPHIC CONTENT WARNING Please note that the upcoming Miracleman #9 contains graphic content, including a detailed scene of childbirth."This is how they did it[...]

Marvel Comics Ups The Warnings On Miracleman #9

Marvel Comics Ups The Warnings On Miracleman #9

Often Marvel ComicsThis is how it was solicited. MIRACLEMAN #9 THE ORIGINAL WRITER (W) • RICK VEITCH (A/C) Variant Cover by DAVE MARQUEZ Variant Cover by PAUL RENAUD Variant Cover by ADI Granov • The battle with Gargunza has ended. • The birth of Miracleman and Liz Moran’s baby! • And a shocking surprise ending in this groundbreaking issue! • Including material originally presented[...]