Michael Straczynski, Garth Ennis, Christa Faust, Victor Gischler, Kaare Andrews, and John Lees The gamut of genres runs from superhero action to horror to zombie apocalypse to Science Fiction to crime thrillers They often feel like comics from the era of peak Vertigo: meaty stories with strong social and political undertones, which is often Axel[...]
Victor Gischler Archives
Mann's World #1 by crime novelist Victor Gischler and artist Niko Walter is the latest, a Science Fiction adventure that combines Jurassic Park with Deliverance. "Mann's World #1" cover, AWA Studios, Upshot Studios Mann's World is a resort planet where rich tourists can go hunt genetically-engineered dinosaurs Celebrity Fighter Duncan Sharpe takes his friends to have a[...]
The Spirits of Vengeance have arrived at the covenant of Heaven and Hell. It's down to these four to stop the balance from tipping in Hell's favor. Is it a good read?
The Spirits of Vengeance are on the trail of Necrodamus, finding the dwarf who forged the weapon out of his Judas Silver. Does this make for a good read?
The forces of Necrodamus zero in on the Spirits of Vengeance, and we learn the story of the silver. Does this make for a good read?
The Spirits of Vengeance are on the case of the strange silver that has become a fixation for demons. Is this occult adventure an interesting read?
Thankfully, you are the Spirit of Vengeance, the Ghost Rider, so handle people like this all the time. This is the setup to Spirits of Vengeance #1 by Victor Gischler and David Baldeon, the Marvel Legacy mini-series starring Ghost Rider, Blade, Satana, and the Son of Satan. In a supernatural, demon-filled adventure like this, Marvel has the[...]
You call anything else in the Marvel Universe a limited series, it's dead on arrival. With such a stark admission from Gabriel, it's surprising that Marvel would publicly reveal that Spirits of Vengeance by Victor Gischler and David Baldeon will be a five issue mini-series rather than launching it as an ongoing and cancelling it later,[...]
Marvel has revealed another of their Marvel Legacy creative teams, and this time it's for one of the few new series launching as part of the
Titan Comics has released the covers for the upcoming Independence Day comic, written by Victor Gischler (Deadpool) with art by Steve Scott (X-Men Forever) Both the first and second issues are due out in March. INDEPENDENCE DAY #1 Writer: Victor Gischler Artist: Steve Scott Cover A – Movie Cover Cover B – Dio Neves As our world unites against invaders from beyond[...]
Writer Victor Gischler talks to Byron Brewer about Red Sonja/Conan #2, on sale now Cover art by Ed Benes. BYRON BREWER: Red Sonja has missed a very important battle as the issue commences Was it fun to script those kinds of conflicting emotions for the She-Devil with a Sword? VICTOR GISCHLER: Yes, it was a HUGE battle,[...]
The issue is written by Victor Gischler and drawn by Roberto Castro. Red Sonja awakes bloodied and bruised to find she's missed the end of an epic battle As she pieces together what happened, she discovers that Conan is missing and a local wizard has used bloodroot to create a terrible weapon. For more information on Red[...]
Here we have The Shadow #7 by writer Victor Gischler and artist Jack Herbert The cover art was done by Alex Ross. The Shadow is known for the mystic power which allows him to cloud men's minds and read their hearts But what happens when this power fails him? After the Shadow fails to stop a[...]
With the Red Sonja / Conan series going strong, Byron Brewer sat down with writer Victor Gischler talks about how things will wrap up for the Dynamite / Dark Horse series Cover Art by Ed Benes. BYRON BREWER: Victor, in November this exciting re-teaming of iconic barbarian favorites will reach its climax Did you tell the[...]
To go along with their Mystery! Masks! Dynamite Pulps! promotion over on Storybundle, Dynamite has sent over the first issue of Victor Gischler and Andreas Mutti run on Noir. Prelude to Miss Fury! When thieves steal from other thieves it always causes problems, doesn't it? So when The Black Sparrow is hired to steal a mysterious "Moon Stone"[...]
Leah Moore, writer of Swords of Sorrow: Dejah Thoris & Irene Adler #3, talks with writer Victor Gischler about Red Sonja/Conan #1, both on sale now Cover art by Ed Benes and Roberto Castro LEAH MOORE: Victor, great first issue! I love the dynamic between Conan and Sonja, it looks like this is a world you are[...]
Here we have a writer's commentary by Victor Gischler for the first issue Art is by Roberto Castro. Page 1 – Joe and I had discussed that it would be better to have some connective tissue between Zub and Simone's arc and mine. So I wanted to take us back to the city where their story[...]
Dynamite and Dark Horse's second crossover series of the Robert E Howard characters Conan and Red Sonja continues with Red Sonja / Conan #2 and Victor Gischler is here to talk about it Cover art by Ed Benes. BYRON BREWER: Victor, how does it feel to be working on one of the very rare team-ups of[...]
After the successful Conan / Red Sonja miniseries from Dark Horse, Dynamite gets their turn with the Red Sonja / Conan four part miniseries to be written by Victor Gischler and drawn by Roberto Castro Byron Brewer chatted with Gischler about the first issue. BYRON BREWER: Victor, we just saw one team-up (the first in 15[...]
Titan Comics is happy to announce an art contest for fans of Sally Of The Wasteland! Do you consider yourself a post-apocalyptic art warrior? If the answer is yes, now is your chance to impress the creative team that consists of Victor Gischler (X-Men, Punisher Max, Angel & Faith) and Tazio Bettin Sally Of The[...]
George Washington, Ben Franklin & Paul Revere Wield Mystical Powers: Preview The Order Of The Forge From Dark Horse
Written by Victor Gischler, with art by Tazio Bettin and cover art by the fabulous Juan Ferreyra, this is going to be an odd, punchy, and quite striking vignette that mind remind you a little of the popular novel Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. Order of the Forge #1 is described thus: Before he fathered a nation, young[...]
Dynamite Entertainment and Dark Horse Comics will follow up their Conan / Red Sonja crossover series with a new one, Red Sonja / Conan by writer Victor Gischler The first issue of the series will feature covers by Alex Ross, Ed Benes and Robert Castro. In Red Sonja / Conan, the crimson-tressed warrior and Hyborian berserker[...]
Victor Gischler (Angel & Faith), Davide Dileo, and Riccardo Burchielli (DMZ), will release a graphic novel version that promises to bring a whole new level of horror to English-speaking audiences Reminiscent of True Detective and From Hell, Hellbound follows the story of two disgraced FBI agents sent to investigate murders along the highway, but what[...]
Mark Waid once more slips on his Clark Kent glasses and interviews Victor Gischler about the Dynamite Entertainment series Noir featuring Miss Fury and The Black Sparrow. Mark Waid: Victor, as the Green Hornet writer, I love my early pulp-roots heroes, and obviously so do you What is it about these characters that appeals? Victor Gischler: Whether[...]
As the Noir series featuring Miss Fury and The Black Sparrow continues, Rob Williams sat down with writer Victor Gischler to check in on the series and exactly what he's doing with Miss Fury. ROB WILLIAMS: Are you treating Marla Drake well, Mr Gischler? VICTOR GISHCLER: I think I am, but she sure is hell on the[...]
Arvid Nelson talks about his experience with the world John Carter with writer Victor Gischler. VICTOR GISCHLER: When you first learned you were going to write the classic Burroughs John Carter what was your reaction? Pure excitement? A little intimidated? ARVID NELSON: A little bit of both, actually! Reading each book three times was a great confidence[...]
Jonathan Hickman tried it with SHIELD, as did Victor Gischler and vampires Will Inhumans be embraced more successfully by the fans than the last two? Inhumanity #1 is certainly a good place to start. Comics courtesy of Orbital Comics, currently exhibiting the work of some rather well known comic artists from Portland. Is it an Infinity crossover?[...]
Victor Gischler's career has been built around gritty/edgy storytelling Whether in his novels like Gun Monkeys or Go-Go Girls Of The Apocalypse or his comic work on anti-heroic characters like the Punisher and Deadpool, Gischler has always had a noir feel to his work Jai Nitz sat down and talked to the writer about his[...]
Dynamite Keeps The Talent Happy – The10th Anniversary Panel at NYCC with Diggle, Wagner, Calero, Van Lente, Pak, Gischler, Barbiere, Smith
Dynamite turns 10 in 2014, and Andy Diggle, Matt Wagner, Dennis Calero, Fred Van Lente, Greg Pak, Victor Gischler, Frank Barbiere, and Cory Smith turned out as part of a pretty impressive line up at the end of Dynamite's first decade. Andy Diggle spoke about his "supernatural crime thriller" Uncanny, drawn by Aaron Campbell, where central[...]
We covered it during the panel, but here is the official information from Dark Horse: Announced at New York Comic Con, Dark Horse is bringing the Whedonverse into it's tenth season with the help of fan favorite authors, Christos Gage and Victor Gischler. "In Buffy, Season 10 is going to be about bringing friendships back together, while in Angel[...]