Rik Hoskin Archives

Dragon Award Winning Graphic Novelist Talks Side Stories
Rik Hoskin won the Dragon Award for Best Graphic Novel for White Sand Vol 1, with Brandon Sanderson He's written for comics, games, novels, and animation He writes for Bleeding Cool: What if Philip K Dick wrote superheroes? That's an excellent place to start Let me explain … What If… Philip K Dick Wrote Superheroes? Bystander[...]
SEAL Team Six
SEAL Team Six Book 7 is written by Max Kent and Rik Hoskin Not familiar with Max's work, but Rik has been doing comics for Dynamite for a while and recently worked with Brandon Sanderson on the White Sand graphic novel series Dynamite has been doing these novels for a while now, with the early[...]
Red Rising
Dynamite has sent over a new writer's commentary featuring Rik Hoskin talking about Pierce Brown's Red Rising: Sons of Ares #5 The book has a cover by Toby Cypress and interiors by Eli Powell. * * * * * Before I talk about this issue let me just admire the amazing cover art that Toby Cyprus has been[...]
Writer's Commentary – Rik Hoskin Talks Red Rising: Sons of Ares #4
Straight from Dynamite, here's a new writer's commentary, where Rik Hoskin talks about Pierce Brown's Red Rising: Sons of Ares #4 The book has a cover by Toby Cypress, and a cover and interiors Eli Powell. * * * * * The Red Rising universe is concerned with hierarchies and social structures With this issue I wanted to[...]
Red Rising
Today we have a writer's commentary from Rik Hoskin, who is co-writing Red Rising: Sons of Ares #3 with author Pierce Brown. Cover by Toby Cypress, interiors by Eli Powell. Page 1: Comics aren't films or books, which means we can do things in different ways For Sons of Ares I started by proposing the different colors (or[...]
Writer's Commentary – Rik Hoskin Talks Red Rising: Sons Of Ares #1
Dynamite has sent over a new writer's commentary from Rik Hoskin about Red Rising: Sons of Ares #1 This is a new series set in the Red Rising novel universe created by Pierce Brown who co-writes the comic series. Cover by Toby Cypress and interiors by Eli Powell. A Writer's Commentary: RIK HOSKIN on RED RISING: SONS OF[...]
Pierce Brown's Red Rising Gets A Prequel Comic From Dynamite
The new comic series from Dynamite Entertainment is written by Brown and Rik Hoskin with art by Eli Powell Red Rising tells of a future where mankind has spread across the stars, the hierarchy of man is dictated by the color of one's caste The Golds rule all, but what will happen when one falls for[...]
Brandon Sanderson's White Sand – 24 Trades Of Christmas
Sanderson's description of the powers and how they work is one of the things that make his book series stand out. In June of this year, Sanderson worked with writer Rik Hoskin and artist Julius Gopez to create the first of three graphic novels that exist in the Cosmere. It tells the story of a desert world[...]
Free On Bleeding Cool – Cage Hero #1 By Eastman, Parker, Hoskin And Rei
Cage Hero #1 by Eastman, Parker, Rik Hoskin and Renato Rei. A middle school student and wrestling star, raised by his strict grandfather, finds himself on an epic journey to meet his true destiny when he is recruited to lead a super-powered team of mixed martial artists known as the Cage Heroes! Thirteen year-old Ryder Stone must meet the challenge[...]
Dean Koontz's Frankenstein Storm Surge Collected In Limited Signed Edition
Dean Koontz co-wrote the new comic story as part of his novel series with writers Chuck Dixon (Seal Team Six) and Rik Hoskin (White Sand) and artist Andres Ponce. From the back cover of the upcoming graphic novel: "While healing from a beating she suffered at the hands of Victor Helios (the madman once known as Dr[...]
Exclusive Extended Preview Of Dean Koontz's Frankenstein: Storm Surge #6
The series is written by Dean Koontz and Rik Hoskin with art by Andres Ponce. Dean Koontz's Frankenstein: Storm Surge #6 writer: Dean Koontz, Rik Hoskin artist and cover: Andres Ponce As the risen dead rampage through New Orleans like locusts, police detectives Carson O'Connor and Michael Maddison finally track down the source of the undead uprising – Victor[...]
Rik Hoskin Talks Zombie Army In Frankenstein: Storm Surge #5
Erik Mona, writer of Pathfinder: Hollow Mountain #4, talks with writer Rik Hoskin about Frankenstein: Storm Surge #5, both on sale this week from Dynamite Art by Andres Ponce ERIK MONA: Frankenstein: Storm Surge #5 starts with an army of zombies attacking the city during a storm What are some of your favorite zombie influences, and[...]
Rik Hoskin Talks About Victor Frankenstein Being Morally Adrift
Rik Hoskin is working on two books for Dynamite, Cage Hero and Dean Koontz's Frankenstein: Storm Surge Byron Brewer caught up with the writer to talk about the latter of the two and what it's like working with a Horror Master Cover art by Andres Ponce BYRON BREWER: Rik, how does it feel being able to[...]
A Look At The Art Of Renato Rei On Cage Hero
The series is being written by Ian Parker, Kevin Eastman and Rik Hoskin. From the minds of Kevin Eastman (co-creator of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles), Ian Parker (MMA expert and former UFC Manager), and Mark Mastrandrea (MMA personality), comes Cage Hero! A middle school student and wrestling star, raised by his strict grandfather, finds himself on an[...]
Exclusive Extended Preview – Mercy Thompson #1
But now Briggs and writer Rik Hoskin are teaming to create an all new adventure that is considered canon to the book series Artist Tom Garcia is drawing the book and we have an exclusive extended preview of the first issue The new series debuts in October, so let your retailers know now if you[...]
Patricia Briggs' Mercy Thompson Comic Starts This October
Mercy Thompson #1, the first issue in a six-issue miniseries by author Patricia Briggs and Dynamite, will be released October 1, 2014.  Co-written by Rik Hoskin and illustrated by Tom Garcia, the new Mercy Thompson comic book series is set within official continuity with the successful novel series, and features a story never before told[...]