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The Lost Teenage Work Of Will Eisner, Now On Kickstarter From Locust Moon
Eisner & Iger Studios — the partnership between the very young Jerry Iger and Will Eisner to distribute and publish their many fledgling comic books, strips, and magazines — was one of Empire Features' many customers. One day shortly after becoming aware of this connection, Getsinger was looking at a reverse-printed HARRY KARRY plate and it[...]
Dan Schkade's Process Art For Will Eisner's The Spirit #4
Here we have a look at some of the process art for Will Eisner's The Spirit #4 by artist Dan Schkade and colorist Brennan Wagner It's based on a script by Matt Wagner. Ebony and Sammy's trail to discover what has become of their heroic friend leads them next to the infamous P'Gell The sultry femme[...]
The Spirit Hits Baltimore Comic-Con For 75th Anniversary
Kevin Pearl, who works in Sales and Marketing for Dynamite sent us the following report from Baltimore Comic Con: The 75th anniversary of Will Eisner's The Spirit continued over the weekend at Baltimore Comic-Con and The Harvey Awards where Dynamite Entertainment closed out the Diamond Retailer Summit with a celebration at The Geppi's Entertainment Museum where[...]
First Look At Dan Schake's Cover For Will Eisner's The Spirit #3
Here we have an exclusive first look at Dan Schake's Cover to Will Eisner's The Spirit #3 The cover has colors by Brennan Wagner and is a variant to the regular Eric Powell offered one. The narrative scene shifts to the South Seas as a native fisherman struggles to provide for his family…and ends up snaring[...]
Dynamite To Cross Sheena, Queen Of The Jungle With Tarzan, Lord Of The Jungle
Sheena will see her first adventure at the publisher in a crossover with Tarzan. Sheena, Queen of the Jungle was created by industry legends Will Eisner and S M "Jerry" Iger, and debuted in the UK publication Wags #1 in 1937 (reprinted a year later in the United States in the pages of Jumbo Comics #1) She[...]
John Cassaday's Cover For Will Eisner's The Spirit #1
In stores today is Will Eisner's The Spirit #1 from Dynamite Entertainment The new series is written by Matt Wagner and drawn by Dan Schkade and has a slew of covers Here we take a closer look at the one done by fan favorite artist John Cassaday We see how Cassaday pays homage to Eisner by[...]
Exclusive Extended Previews For Will Eisner's The Spirit #1 And More
We have three exclusive extended previews for Dynamite titles coming out this week which include: Will Eisner's The Spirit #1, Swords of Sorrow: Dejah Thoris & Irene Adler #1 and Uncanny Season 2 #4. WILL EISNER'S THE SPIRIT #1 Matt Wagner (w) Dan Schkade (a) Eric Powell, Matt Wagner w/ Brennan Wagner (c) In celebration of the 75th anniversary[...]
Dan Schkade's Process Art For Will Eisner's The Spirit #1
Coming out July 1st from Dynamite will be Will Eisner's The Spirit #1 and we have a few pages of process art to show you with art by Dan Schkade and colors by Brennan Wagner The series is being written by Matt Wagner. In celebration of the 75th anniversary of Will Eisner's iconic and ground-breaking character, Dynamite Entertainment[...]
Jenny Frison Covers Will Eisner's The Spirit For ComiXology
Artist Jenny Frison was asked to do an exclusive cover for ComiXology's SDCC exclusive Will Eisner's The Spirit Here we get to see the different roughs she came up with before choosing a final version and making an awesome cover Interesting to see she had almost everything already in mind just changed how much of[...]
Dave Johnson Does SDCC Exclusive Overstreet Cover For Hero Initiative
You take one of the best cover artists in the industry, have him draw an iconic character from one of the most celebrated creators of all time, put it on a limited edition of the definitive price guide and have all the money go to a charity to help creators in need… that all sounds[...]
Exclusive First Look At The Spirit, The Shadow And More Shipping In September
These include Will Eisner's The Spirit, The Shadow, The Avenger and more. JUSTICE, INC.: THE AVENGER #4 Cover: Francesco Francavilla Writer: Mark Waid Art: Ronilson Freire With Justice, Inc in shambles, the Avenger must face the Invisible Death alone in the skies over the Eastern Seaboard–and be willing to sacrifice his life to save his country from an[...]
Exclusive Look At The Spirit, Project Superpowers: Blackcross And More Shipping In August
They include the second issue of Will Eisner's The Spirit and the final issue of Warren Ellis' take on Project Superpowers: Blackcross. Justice, Inc.: The Avenger #3 Cover: Francesco Francavilla Writer: Mark Waid Art: Ronilson Freire The secret of the Invisible Death is revealed–but not before it claims one of Benson's own teammates in a tragedy that will[...]
Dan Schkade's Character Sketches For The Spirit
Where the first four names are all providing covers for the first issue of Dynamite's latest relaunch, Will Eisner's The Spirit… Schkade is providing the interior art for the adventures and more so than the others, he has to live up to the bar set by the legendary artist From the looks of these initial[...]
Eric Powell And Dan Schkade Sign On For Will Eisner's The Spirit
The previously announced revival of Will Eisner's The Spirit by Dynamite has finally gotten an artist attached Already signed on to write the scripts is comic legend Matt Wagner Now you can add Dan Schkade for interior art with colors by Brennan Wagner There will also be covers for each issue by Eric Powell But[...]