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Pencils Back Up for Brett Booth on Bloodshot #10 For January 2021

Pencils Back Up for Brett Booth on Bloodshot #10 For January 2021

Bloodshot #10 was originally solicited by Valiant Entertainment back in March when the Bloodshot movie had just come out, intended to be published in June, with Brett Booth joining the series, written by Tim Seeley Booth, along with many others, was subject to a "pencils down" notice by Valiant But now it has been rescheduled[...]

Valiant Reschedules The Final Witness To February 2021

Valiant Reschedules The Final Witness To February 2021

The Final Witness is a superheroic horrific crime-noir set in San Francisco, planned to be published by Valiant Entertainment back in April, that fell foul of the shutdown Valiant was one of the first publishers to close up the offices and issue a "pencils down" order on titles The publisher has also been under considerable[...]

Valiant Comics Open Submissions For Published Comic Book Writers

Valiant Comics Open Submissions For Published Comic Book Writers

Valiant Comics has announced they will be running Virtual Portfolio Reviews for aspiring comic book writers, including one-on-one sessions with their Senior Editors Heather Antos and Lysa Hawkins Though as Heather tweets out "PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE read the submission requirements CAREFULLY!!!" But for those who don't.. "TL:DR submit MAX 20 comics pages of previously published/finished[...]

Rai #9 Only New Solicited Title In Valiant November 2020 Solicits

Rai #9 Only New Solicited Title In Valiant November 2020 Solicits

In October, Valiant Entertainment solicited no new titles, just a collection of Doctor Tomorrow They did reschedule a few previously solicited and delayed titles for October such as Rai #8 but it remains a small line-up Well in November, Valiant has just the one new title being solicited, Rai #9 from Dan Abnett and Juan[...]

X-O Manowar Returns in November from Dennis Hopeless &#038 Emilio Laiso

X-O Manowar Returns in November from Dennis Hopeless & Emilio Laiso

The hiatus is over for Valiant's flagship superhero, X-O Manowar, who will return this November Writer Dennis "Hopeless" Hallum will stick on the title with what Valiant describes as a "bold new direction" with issue number two Even though he's still keeping the band together with Emilio Laiso, who continues as artist from when they started their run[...]

X-O Manowar #2 Returns From Valiant in November

X-O Manowar #2 Returns From Valiant in November

Bleeding Cool has pointed out that for October 2020, Valiant only has one new item, the Doctor Tomorrow trade paperback It has also rescheduled a couple of late titles for the month as well But in November will have at least one new solicitation - or, rather, a resolicitation X-O Manowar #1 came out just[...]

Valiant Entertainment Manhattan Offices Closed Permanently (UPDATE)

Valiant Entertainment Manhattan Offices Closed Permanently (UPDATE)

Valiant Entertainment was one of the first comic book publishers to go into lockdown and work from home, to tell creators to stop work, and to make some staff members redundant They have also been slower than most to emerge from lockdown as well, with no new comic books solicited in October, only collections and[...]

Bad Idea Launches The Button When It Gets A Billion Clicks

Bad Idea Launches The Button When It Gets A Billion Clicks

Bad Idea is the new publisher from former Valiant executives set to debut in May That launch is now on hold a result of the coronavirus pandemic However, the publisher, headed up by Dinesh Shamdasani, Warren Simons, Hunter Gorinson, Josh Johns, and Atom Freeman will be donating cash to over a hundred planned launch stores[...]

Valiant Entertainment Only Has One TPB in October 2020 Solicits

Valiant Entertainment Only Has One TPB in October 2020 Solicits

Valiant Entertainment looks like it may have a pause coming in the schedules, with only one item listed in their October 2020 schedules, the collection of Doctor Tomorrow by Alejandro Arbona and Jim Towe Recently Ninjak was teased as returning in 2021, and Bleeding Cool looked at something that was appearing to look like both[...]

Is Valiant Bringing Back Solar Man Of The Atom and Unity In 2021

Is Valiant Bringing Back Solar Man Of The Atom and Unity In 2021?

Today's Free Comic Book Day Valiant Entertainment title is from another era It has Vin Diesel on the cover, back when Bloodshot was a movie people were looking forward to, and features the first comic book appearances of characters from the movie, Wilfred Wigans and KT, in a story by Tim Seeley and Jason Masters,[...]

Jeff Parker and Javier Pulido Relaunch Ninjak at Valiant Comics

Jeff Parker and Javier Pulido Relaunch Ninjak at Valiant Comics

Valiant Comics, the eyebrow-raising darling of the Harvey Awards, has announced a relaunch of Ninjak with writer Jeff Parker and artist Javier Pulido Ninjak, co-created by Mark Moretti and Joe Quesada during Valiant's first run in the nineties, focuses on Colin King, an ex super spy who is about to get his secret life exposed to[...]

Valiant Comics Launches Virtual Creator Portfolio Reviews in July

Valiant Comics Launches Virtual Creator Portfolio Reviews in July

Valiant Entertainment is announcing a Virtual Portfolio Review programme during what would have been convention season Instead, Valiant will offer a digital one-on-one portfolio review for aspiring interior artists, cover artists, colourists, and letters These virtual one-on-one sessions will take place with senior editors Heather Antos or Lysa Hawkins and will run for approximately ten minutes[...]

Valiant Schedules Doctor Tomorrow Rai Bloodshot Quantum &#038 Woody

Valiant Schedules Doctor Tomorrow, Rai, Bloodshot, Quantum & Woody

Valiant Entertainment was one of the first comic book publishers to stop creators working in the worldwide shutdown and lockdown And not in the nice UK way where everyone still gets 80% of their pay, but the harsher US version where everyone gets a cheque and tries to claim unemployment benefit.Well, it looks like Valiant[...]

Valiant August 2020 Solicits Sees Final Witness Delayed Till 2021

Valiant August 2020 Solicits Sees Final Witness Delayed Till 2021

Valiant Entertainment has an incredibly limited line-up of titles solicited for August 2020 No sign of the Shadowman launch or of Final Witness, instead there's the launch of Savage initially planned for June, a resolicitation of the Rai trade paperback and X-O Manowar #2 initially planned for April And that's it Despite the film, there[...]

New Dates For Final Witness and Shadowman Launches From Valiant

New Dates For Final Witness and Shadowman Launches From Valiant

These are the planned titles that Valiant Entertainment has for May, June, July, August and September July 2020, unearthed by Bleeding Cool so far We'll be trying to run as many other publishers' plans today, and during the week There will be more to come from Valiant Entertainment, and new updates to peruse, but these[...]

Image Makes Four Staff Redundant as Editor Jumps From Valiant to Oni

Image Makes Four Staff Redundant as Editor Jumps From Valiant to Oni

Robert Meyers, formerly Editorial Director, of Valiant, is now Senior Editor, Licensing at Oni Press Shame he won't be able to come into the offices yet.https://twitter.com/robertmeyers/status/1247235402391412737In January, Oni Press' former Editorial Director of Licensed Publishing, Sarah Gaydos, was been promoted to the position of Editor in Chief. Image Comics has made four of its staff[...]

Valiant Comics Creators Told Pencils Down By Bosses Close for a Month

Valiant Comics Creators Told "Pencils Down" By Bosses, Close for a Month?

Bleeding Cool has been told by several separate and well-connected sources that Valiant Comics creators have been given a 'pencils down' edict from editors and executives Told to stop working on all their comic books immediately, and that Valiant will be shuttering for the next month, rather than editorial working remotely As a result, creators[...]

Max Bemis and Nathan Stockman Get Ready Turok with Savage at Valiant in June

Max Bemis and Nathan Stockman Get Ready Turok with Savage at Valiant in June

Valiant Entertainment has announced a new series launching in June from writer Max Bemis and artist Nathan Stockman, with colors by Brian Reber, and letters by Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou Tooting their own horn in a press release, Valiant calls Savage "a thrilling new series that's packed with over-the-top action, animated artwork, and a massively entertaining and[...]

Heather Antos and Lysa Hawkins Promoted to Senior Editors at Valiant

Heather Antos and Lysa Hawkins Promoted to Senior Editors at Valiant

Being promoted to a senior editorial role at Valiant Entertainment is pretty cool too So congratulations to Heather Antos and Lysa Hawkins, who have both been promoted to Senior Editors at the Flying V, according to a press release Together, Antos and Hawkins, referred to by Valiant Publisher Fred Pierce as "architects of the Valiant[...]

How Much Would You Pay to Be Drawn Into a Bloodshot Comic

How Much Would You Pay to Be Drawn Into a Bloodshot Comic?

Valiant Entertainment is offering the opportunity of a lifetime through Humble Bundle For the next week, the Bloodshot 2020 Humble Bundle will allow readers to pick up $400-worth of DRM-free Bloodshot comic for a price of their choosing But whoever chooses to pay the highest price will get a bonus prize: they'll be drawn into[...]