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A Man Among Ye #1 &#038 #2 Review: Anne Bonnys Legend Comes to Comics

A Man Among Ye #1 & #2 Review: Anne Bonny's Legend Comes to Comics

This new series from Top Cow, as the first issue's letter from writer Stephanie Phillips, explains, lives "on the edge of fact and fiction." But does Anne Bonny work as a comics anti-hero?[caption id="attachment_1255995" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A Man Among Ye #1 cover Credit: Top Cow[/caption]The first two issues of A Man Among Ye see Stephanie Phillips constantly[...]

Thinking About Top Cows Think Tank Volume 4

Thinking About Top Cow's Think Tank Volume 4

Credit: Top Cow[/caption]There's a big turn in Creative Destruction, where Loren struggles with a depressive episode by virtue of having a hand in killing someone just like him while the victim was laid up in a hospital Add to that the fact that Loren's CIA field agent girlfriend isn't around, and Creative Destruction ends on[...]

25 Years Later – The Hero of Witchblade Stands the Test of Time

25 Years Later – The Hero of Witchblade Stands the Test of Time

Just three years before Top Cow's debut of Sara Pezzini in the Witchblade franchise, Todd McFarlane, Jim Lee, Rob Liefield, Marc Silvestri, Erik Larsen, and Whilce Portacio separated from the comic industry conglomerates Marvel and DC and formed Image Comics.[caption id="attachment_1245070" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A cover of Witchblade #1 Credit: Top Cow[/caption]Although the two newly formed[...]

Top Cow Celebrates SDCC With Complete The Darkness Collection

Top Cow Celebrates SDCC With Complete The Darkness Collection

Top Cow has reinvented themselves in recent years with indie creator-owned hits, such as Stjepan Šejić's wildly popular erotic romance Sunstone, as well as Postal, the crime thriller that put Batman and the Outsiders' Bryan Edward Hill and Under the Moon: A Catwoman Tale's Isaac Goodhart on the map The Image imprint has not forgotten its roots, though[...]

Stjepan Šejić Flexes On The Comics Industry Making Sunstone Free

Stjepan Šejić Flexes On The Comics Industry, Making Sunstone Free

Šejić followed up this move by announcing exactly how long Sunstone, his most popular series and Top Cow's highest ordered title of all time, will last.[caption id="attachment_1234732" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Sunstone promo art Credit: Stjepan Šejić's Twitter.[/caption]Stjepan Šejić tweeted:if you never read sunstone, here is all 6 volumes of it so far in pdf format[...]

Izik Bell and Alexa Lo Channel Nineties Top Cow With Metalshade

Izik Bell and Alexa Lo Channel Nineties Top Cow With Metalshade

Which for all intents and purposes looks like the kind of comic book that Top Cow just isn't publishing anymore.The series is as "an original series set in a dystopian world where special abilities run wild Metalshade is a lethal strike team of exotic, weirdly-powered antiheroes Their reckless, anarchistic nature is balanced only by the[...]

REVIEW: The Clock #1 &#8212 This Is Actually A Horror Story

REVIEW: The Clock #1 — "This Is Actually A Horror Story"

(Top Cow/Image Comics, creative team: Matt Hawkins, Colleen Doran, Bryan Valenza, Troy Peteri)The sneaky thing about this work -- and some other near future science fiction cautionary tales from writer Matt Hawkins, like Wildfire, -- is that this is actually a horror story Instead of jump scares and bloody blades wielded by relentless psychopaths, the[...]



Colleen Doran and Matt Hawkins The Clock is Coming &#8211 Tick Tick Tick&#8230

Colleen Doran and Matt Hawkins' The Clock is Coming – Tick, Tick, Tick…

Back in 2016, Top Cow Publisher and President Matt Hawkins posted; What would happen if people started dying around the world in record numbers from cancer? It appears to be spreading like a virus and it’s fast By the time it’s diagnosed it’s too late… An eugenics conspiracy thriller about overpopulation, scarce resources and survival as[...]

How Comics Creators Should Pitch to Hollywood and Protect Themselves

How Comics Creators Should Pitch to Hollywood and Protect Themselves

He assembled a panel of comic creators who now deal regularly with Hollywood to give tips on how to prepare for dealing with Hollywood.[caption id="attachment_1100186" align="alignnone" width="2000"] Photo by Adi Tantimedh[/caption]The panelists were:Matt Hawkins, comics writer, screenwriter and the head of Top Cow He has sold dozens of properties to Hollywood, and got paid to[...]

What Comic Creators Need to Know When Hollywood Comes Calling

What Comic Creators Need to Know When Hollywood Comes Calling

He assembled a panel of comics creators who have regular dealings with Hollywood to give advice.They were:Matt Hawkins, comics writer, screenwriter and the head of Top Cow He has sold dozens of properties to Hollywood, and got paid to write dozens of hours of scripts.Jeff Gomez, of Starlight Runner, writer and consultant[...]

WEBTOON Urges Comics Readers Creators to Find Yours in New TV Promo [VIDEO]

WEBTOON Urges Comics Readers, Creators to "Find Yours" in New TV Promo [VIDEO]

WEBTOON boasts partnerships with Legendary, Lucasfilm, POW!, Top Cow/Image, and more WEBTOON takes the comic experience to the next level by providing readers with daily curated content and giving creators an intuitive platform designed to help them easily publish and publicize their own original comics WEBTOON creators have been nominated for multiple Eisner Awards –[...]

My Giant Nerd Boyfriend Animated: WEBTOONs First Nerdtastic Animated Series

"My Giant Nerd Boyfriend, Animated": WEBTOON's First "Nerdtastic" Animated Series

Legendary, Lucasfilm, POW!, Top Cow/Image, and others have partnered with the service Creators have been nominated for multiple Eisner Awards – three in 2019; as well as winning several Ringo Awards – seven in 2018. WEBTOON, the world’s most successful webcomics publisher – and comics publisher in general – has released their first animated series:[...]

Paradox Girl: For the Girl Who is Everything

"Paradox Girl": For the Girl Who is Everything

Paradox Girl is a superheroine whose power is time travel. She has done it so many times in her own timeline that she doesn't even have a beginning or end any more. There are so many of her past and future selves littered about that they're tripping over each other. She causes as much trouble […]



Aphrodite V #1 Review: What Level of Irony Are We On

Aphrodite V #1 Review: What Level of Irony Are We On?

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Martin Carver, a tech billionaire, is trying to use a terrorist attack to sell the idea of a privatized police force to the mayor of Los Angeles. The mayor isn't willing to acquiesce, and Carver and his bodyguard, Hui-Men, leave. On the way to the car, a large armored assassin tries to kill […]

God Complex #6 Review: Cyberpunk Religious Allegory

God Complex #6 Review: Cyberpunk Religious Allegory?

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Seneca is attacked by a minotaur-like creature beneath the church, but he survives. He explores the catacombs beneath the church, and Apollo, Hermes, and Hephaestus begin to lose contact with him. Apollo is ready to write him off and detonate his enhancements, but Trinity is near. The signal interference turns into a boon, […]