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A Man Among Ye Returns With Pirate Queen Anne Bonny in July
Where can I get it? From a comic shop? There are comic shops? Yes, there are. Pirate Queen Anne Bonny Returns in A Man Among Ye #5, in July And now the comic book is returning from Top Cow/Image Comics after a hiatus with a new artist, Josh George, for a new arc, in July. "I'm really excited[...]
La Voz De M.A.Y.O. Creator Launches Helm Greycastle Kickstarter
Henry Barajas, the creator of the Image Comics/ Top Cow La Voz De M.A.Y.O graphic novel, has launched a Kickstarter for a new Latinx graphic novel, Helm Greycastle, on Monday, November 9th This Latinx fantasy is rooted in real Mesoamerican history with a twist: what if the Aztecs and Mayans stopped the Spanish invasion of[...]
Buffy the Vampire Slayer #18 Review:
A Man Among Ye #3 continues the Image Comics/Top Cow-published historical-fiction pirate comic by writer Stephanie Phillips, artist Craig Cermak, colorist John Kalisz, and letterer Troy Peteri The first two issues blended fact and thrilling fiction in this gripping tale of Anne Bonny, Calico Jack Rackham, and Mary Read Can this third issue of A Man Among Ye keep up this[...]
A Man Among Ye #1 & #2 Review:
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? A Man Among Ye #1 cover Credit: Top Cow The first two issues of A Man Among Ye see Stephanie Phillips constantly subverting expectations in this[...]
Thinking About Think Tank
Credit: Top Cow 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[...]
Twenty Five Years Later – Witchblade's Hero 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. A cover of Witchblade #1 Credit: Top Cow Although the two newly formed distributors were releasing top[...]
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[...]
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. Sunstone promo art Credit: Stjepan Šejić's Twitter. Stjepan Šejić tweeted: if you never read sunstone, here is all 6 volumes of it so far in pdf format[...]
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 -- "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 – 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[...]
He assembled a panel of comic creators who now deal regularly with Hollywood to give tips on how to prepare for dealing with Hollywood. Photo by Adi Tantimedh 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 write dozens of hours[...]
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[...]