The Black Hood


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Need More Riverdale in Your Life? Buy 2 Items, Get 1 Free at Hot Topic

No shocker here: I love anything that has to do with Archie Comics. That includes  the hit CW show Riverdale! If you're like me, you buy Riverdale merch regularly, and right now Hot Topic is having a buy two, get one free sale on all Riverdale items. This is great news for all you Bughead […]

Riverdale Season 2: The Black Hood is Coming Back

Riverdale Season 2: The Black Hood is Coming Back

If you think Riverdale is done with the Black Hood, think again Series executive producer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa revealed at PaleyFest that the villain who was terrorizing the town did not die earlier this season as it may have appeared.[caption id="attachment_818553" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Riverdale[/caption] When we started, we had three likely suspects, so for the first half[...]

Riverdale: The Town That Dreaded Sundown Review

Riverdale: The Town That Dreaded Sundown Review

Wrought with guilt over his father being shot, he creates the Red Circle, to try and intimidate the Black Hood Ultimately this backfires on him, causing the adults in the town to look at Archie in a new light After Dilton lets Archie know about a place in town where he can purchase weapons (and[...]

New Artist Greg Scott On Sun-Drenched LA Noir And The Black Hood

New Artist Greg Scott On Sun-Drenched LA Noir And The Black Hood

The Castle of Horror Podcast talks to comic book artist Greg Scott, whose cinema-inspired, gritty art will be adorning Season 2 of The Black Hood from Dark Circle/Archie Comics Scott talks about his movie habit, LA Noir, and the strangeness of urban life.Listen to this episode here:[embed]http://recordings.talkshoe.com/TC-99734/TS-1106517.mp3[/embed]Black Hood Season 2 #1 Script: Duane Swierczynski Art: Greg Scott, Kelly Fitzpatrick,[...]


Hoopla Adds Archie Comics To Their Public Library App

Hoopla Adds Archie Comics To Their Public Library App

Now we get word that hoopla has reached an agreement with Archie Comics to offer titles from their three imprints including the revamped Archie and Jughead; video game favorites like Sonic the Hedgehog and Mega Man; and Archie's Dark Circle comics featuring superheroes like The Black Hood hoopla digital will also add the newly announced Betty[...]

The Lonely Crusade Continues In Black Hood #10

The Lonely Crusade Continues In Black Hood #10

Big changes this week in the Black Hood #10 as the dynamic between Greg Hettinger and his closest friends Jessie and Devon gets turned upside down as he can no longer keep his life as the Black Hood separate from them if he has any hope of surviving the Crusaders Written for Dark Circle by[...]

Nobodys Going To Walk Away Clean&#8230 Preview Of The Black Hood #9

Nobody's Going To Walk Away Clean… Preview Of The Black Hood #9

The Lonely Crusade continues in The Black Hood #9 this week from Duane Swierczynski and Greg Scott I have to say that the David Mack variant is a very cool cover.THE BLACK HOOD #9 “The Lonely Crusade, Part 3” An unlikely ally leads the Black Hood to the Crusaders’ secret lair—and what the Hood finds inside[...]


The Crusaders Turn Up The Heat In The Black Hood #8

The Crusaders Turn Up The Heat In The Black Hood #8

This week Dark Circle Comics releases the eight issue of The Black Hood by Duane Swierczynski and Robert Hack It's the second part of the Lonely Crusade story arc which pits our hero against The Crusaders, a group of street vigilantes who have already gotten the upper hand.THE BLACK HOOD #8 Script: Duane Swierczynski Art: Robert Hack,[...]

Robert Hack Fills In Then Greg Scott Takes Over The Black Hood

Robert Hack Fills In Then Greg Scott Takes Over The Black Hood

The next two chapters of The Lonely Crusade, the current story arc in Dark Circle Comic's gritty vigilante series The Black Hood, will have two artists First up is Robert Hack from the Chilling Adventures of Sabrina on issue #8 which we have preview pages for below Then Greg Scott will jump on-board as the[...]

The Lonely Crusader Kicks Off In The Black Hood #7

The Lonely Crusader Kicks Off In The Black Hood #7

Dark Circle Comics has one book hitting shelves this week, The Black Hood #7 This is the first part of The Lonely Crusade storyline by Duane Swierczynski and Michael Gaydos.THE BLACK HOOD #7 Script: Duane Swierczynski Art: Michael Gaydos, Rachel Deering, Kelly Fitzpatrick Cover: Francesco Francavilla Variant Cover: David Mack“The Lonely Crusade, Part 1” Greg[...]

Todays Black Hood Is From Duane Swierczynski And Howard Chaykin

Today's Black Hood Is From Duane Swierczynski And Howard Chaykin

Dark Circle Comics has a new issue of the Black Hood hitting comic shops today and if you haven't given the series a try, this may be the time This is a special one-shot issue from writer Duane Swierczynski and legendary artist Howard Chaykin. “Flor de Muerto” After the soul-crushing events of “Bullet’s Kiss,” disfigured cop[...]


Preview Trailer For Dark Circles The Black Hood #1

Preview Trailer For Dark Circle's The Black Hood #1

The Black Hood #1 hit comic shops today and if you haven't picked it up, you might want to go back and get it The new Dark Circle imprint from Archie Comics gives us this very dark and gritty take on the classic Black Hood character by Duane Swierczynski and Michael Gaydos Below you can[...]


Dark Circle Comics Announces Creative Teams For First Three Titles

Dark Circle Comics Announces Creative Teams For First Three Titles

Along with the announcement they released the following promo image by Francesco Francavilla.Here's the first three titles from Dark Circle Comics:THE BLACK HOOD is a gritty, noir crime thriller written by Duane Swierczynski with artwork by Michael Gaydos presenting the Black Hood as an urban vigilante.THE SHIELD features a new and different incarnation of the classic character[...]