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Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser Omnibus Paperback – June 27, 2023
Return to the hulking barbarian and the diminutive rogue as they battle swordsmen, necromancers, and flagons of strong drink! The comics adaptation of Fritz Leiber's Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser returns to print in an omnibus format from Dark Horse Books, containing the series Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser and Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser:[...]
Rocketeer
Joining Tucci on The Rocketeer: Pavlichenko is colourist Brian Miller and designer/letterer Mindy Lopkin. Other contributors include Kurt Busiek and Brent Anderson doing a new Astro City story, John Layman and Rob Guillory doing a new Chew story, Walter Simonson doing a new Star Slammers story, Howard Chaykin doing a new American Flagg story, Stan Sakai doing a new Usagi Yojimbo story, Matt Wagner doing a new Grendel story, Sergio Aragones and Mark Evanier doing[...]
Ukraine Refugee Comic With Groo, Chew, Grendel, Astro City & More
At press time, stories will be created by a virtual who's who of writers and artists, including Brent Anderson, Sergio Aragones, June Brigman, Kurt Busiek, Howard Chaykin, Joshua Dysart, Mark Evanier, Emil Ferris, Dave Gibbons, Rob Guillory, John Layman, Gabriel Rodriguez, Stan Sakai, Louise Simonson, Walter Simonson, Chris Sprouse, Jill Thompson, Matt Wagner, Mark Waid,[...]
The New Fantastic Four Return After Thirty-One Years
Fantastic Four #347 by Walter Simonson, Arthur Adams, Art Thibert, Bill Oakley and Steve Buccellato, which saw the Fantastic Four indisposed and replaced for three issues by Wolverine, Hulk, Spider-Man, and Ghost Rider, doing the bidding of Skrulls who had replaced the real Fantastic Four, who the new team thought had been killed, as they[...]
Michael Davis Writes Essay For John Paul Leon Batman/Catwoman Special
Now his friends and colleagues have completed the comic book in tribute and in memory of their friend, with Bernard Chang, Shawn Crystal, Mitch Gerads, and Dave Stewart completing the story, including tributes by Lee Bermejo, Denys Cowan, Dave Gibbons, Becky Cloonan, Klaus Janson, Dave Stewart, Rick Leonardi, Chris Batista, Dani, Tamra Bonvillain, Ibrahim Moustafa,[...]
The Comic Book "Special Thanks" Credits For Loki S01E01
So who got thanked in Loki Episode 1 on Disney+ today? Here's the screencap of the thanks. Loki TV screencap Loki was created for the Marvel Universe by Stan Lee, Larry Leiber, and Jack Kirby for the Thor comic book  Journey into Mystery #85 in 1962 – though Stan Lee had written a very similar version of[...]
John Paul Leon's Family Issue Statement and Fundraiser In His Memory
JP's first published work however debuted in the pages of TSR DUNGEONS AND DRAGONS when he was a high school student at the New World School of the Arts, in Miami. John Paul Leon, courtesy of his family. While at SVA, John Paul studied under one of his childhood idols, Walter Simonson "I am honored to have[...]
Tom King Tells Us Who Killed Batman (Spoilers)
A Bruce Wayne who died of cancer, something even he couldn't beat. Lee Weeks art from Batman Annual #2. In today's Detective Comics #1027 dubbed the 1,000th issue of Detective Comics with Batman in it (even though it's the 1001st issue), we get another point in this timeline (if timelines are still allowed) courtesy of Tom King[...]
Jim Mahfood Draws Sorcerers For New Publisher, Neotext
Each title will be released on www.neotextcorp.com and will be available via Amazon. Exclusive features on art and pop culture, will include essays by Paco Taylor, on Basquiat and Count Dante, and interviews conducted by Howard Chaykin with Megan Abbott, Lawrence Block, Neal Adams, Joe Jusko, Ann Nocenti, John Romita Jr, Bill Sienkiewicz, Walter Simonson, Louise[...]
Legendary Artwork
And as part of the promotional aspects, they each created artwork to run in Frank Miller and Dave Gibbons' Martha Washington series, with Walter Simonson, Paul Chadwick, Arthur Adams and Mike Mignola, each producing a single pin-up image. The original art has recently been unearthed and, inspired by the recent #ComicWritersChallenge, will now be auctioned individually[...]
Louise Simonson Storm King Productions
Drawn by Guy Dorian Sr  – whose first professional comic was also a bunch of Marvel kids, The New Warriors, and coloured by Janice Chiang, it will also have a cover from her husband Walter Simonson. Time to meet human-animal 'splices', Byrr, Fext and Cammo in space… STORM KIDS HYPERBREED #1 (W) Louise Simonson (A) Guy Dorian (CA)[...]
Marvel Legacy The Mighty Thor #700 Review: Thunder Through The Ages
Russel Dauterman, Olivier Coipel, and Daniel Acuna particularly bring their A-game, and it's quite cool seeing Walter Simonson brought in, even for a single page. Jason Aaron puts on quite the show for this celebration of Mighty Thor, and it has me interested in the future exploits of Thor, whosever it may be The promised returns[...]
The Mighty Thor
Much like the Norns, Aaron takes every single thread and weaves them together into an epic, large story that captures ever aspect of his incredible run on Thor. This is helped by a frankly incredible selection of artists on the issue, from Russell Dauterman, Olivier Coipel, Chris Burnham, James Harren, and Walter Simonson, among many, many[...]
Walter Simonson
Walter Simonson fans, pay attention IDW Publishing is offering up a dinner with the legendary artist at this years San Diego Comic Con at a restaurant in the Gas Lamp district Not only is he an incredible comic writer / artist, but he's eaten with the Asgardians in the Thor movie… which puts you one[...]
Dark Horse To Reprint Fafhrd And The Gray Mauser By O'Neill, Chaykin And Simonson
In June next year, Dark Horse is reprinting the old DC Comics swords and sorcery series Fafhrd And The Gray Mauser by Dennis O'Neill, Howard Chaykin and Walter Simonson as Fritz Leiber's Fafhrd And The Gray Mouser: Cloud Of Hate And Other Stories Dark Horse had previously reprinted the Mike Mignola issues, but now appear to be publishing[...]
Walter Simonson's Shi Cover, The Way You'll Never Be Able To See It Again
Walter Simonson writes, Interesting I've just seen my SHI cover, done to help raise money for Veteran Tickets Foundation (VetTix) – Hero's Wish, prepped for the auction I'm one of about 50 artists who did a blank cover drawing for the fund raiser What I did not consider is that the comics have all been graded[...]
And Finally… The History Of The DC Universe, As It Was
Gilbert, Jim Starlin, Joe Kubert, Arthur Adams, Walter Simonson, Paul Norris, Mike Grell, Mary Wilshire, Andy Kubert, Gil Kane, Kurt Schaffenberger, Bob Kane, Curt Swan, George Pérez, Howard Chaykin, Jan Duursema, Carmine Infantino, Jim Steranko, Gray Morrow, Neal Adams, Murphy Anderson, Dave Gibbons, Gilbert Hernandez, Dan Spiegle, Frank Thorne, Ramona Fradon, Matt Wagner, Ernie Colon, Irwin[...]
Simonson's Star Slammers Collection To Include Signature Plate On First Printing
But it was by Walter Simonson, the guy who was doing Thor and Manhunter It turned out to be one of my favorite stories on 1983. 31 years later… I feel very old… IDW Publishing is collecting the original graphic novel plus the miniseries that followed it into one collection The Star Slammers: The Complete Collection[...]
NYCC: Four Essential Booths to Visit
Nikolai Fomich writes for Bleeding Cool: There are thousands of booths and tables at New York Comic Con – here are four attendees should definitely check
Walter Simonson And IDW Get Big For Comic-Con
There's a new billboard in the San Diego area, and it's got the name of comic legend Walter Simonson right on it Ted Adams of IDW Publishing posted the below image to his Twitter account showing the billboard for Ragnarok, the new series written and drawn by Simonson The sign is a collaboration between IDW[...]