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Cyblade/Shi: The Battle for Independents Preview
The comic book Witchblade created by Top Cow founder and owner Marc Silvestri, editor David Wohl, writers Brian Haberlin and Christina Z, and artist Michael Turner was published by Top Cow/Image Comics from 1995 to 2015, and along the way was adapted into a television series in 2001, as well as an anime, a manga and[...]
Hexagon July 2021
color – US$19.95. Chicago's superheroine, the fearless leather-clad, bike-riding Phenix, and the mysterious Italian enchantress Sibilla, once fought together alongside Top Cow's Witchblade against the infamous mass murderer, Gilles de Rais in Blood Oath (2003) But the story of their first encounter has never been told — until now! In these pages you'll discover how Phenix[...]
Witchblade 1/2
Top Cow is crowdfunding for the Complete Witchblade Hardcover Collection, a limited edition reprint of the series created by Marc Silvestri and featuring art by Randy Green, David Finch, Brian Ching, Billy Tan, and the late Michael Turner The hardcover will have an exclusive Kickstarter dust jacket and every copy will be signed by co-creator Marc Silvestri. There[...]
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[...]
Comics and Complication: Depictions of Women in Western Comics
This week we look at how western comics have depicted women over the years. Internal image from Witchblade #1 Credit: Top Cow Productions Sarah Pezzini, in the scant Witchblade armor, is a striking image in any rendition, fully equipped and covered or with next to nothing left to the imagination First impressions depend on one's unique introduction[...]
Hermes Press has picked up a successfully Kickstartered comic book written and pencilled by Izik Bell and painted and edited by Alexa Lo looks to recreate the nineties/noughties style of comic familiar to readers of Witchblade and The Darkness, with a new superfiction title called Metalshade Which for all intents and purposes looks like the[...]
Medieval Spawn and Witchblade #2 cover by Brian Haberlin
[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The story turns its attention to the previous wielder of the fabled Witchblade and how she fell We meet Sea Hawk, a seeker of artifacts of power He learns of Starling, a young girl of magic blood who could wield the weapon should she find it Sea Hawk decides to take Starling under his[...]
Comic Book Wins and Losses, Week of May 9th, 2018: No Justice for Deadpool
It is wall-to-wall piss and vinegar, and I loved it. Losses Medieval Spawn and Witchblade #1 cover by Brian Haberlin 5. Medieval Spawn and Witchblade #1 Already stretching my definition of a "loss," Medieval Spawn and Witchblade #1 earns a spot on this list for how dull this opening issue is There are few characters that even near interest, and the plot is[...]
Witchblade Continues While Bonehead Gets a Collected Edition: Top Cow May 2018 Solicits
Top Cow's Witchblade series by writer Caitlin Kittredge and artist Roberta Ingranata continues onwards this May of 2018 Plus, Bryan Hill and Rhoald Marcellius's Bonehead series gets a collected edition All of this comes from Top Cow More details below. WITCHBLADE #6 STORY: CAITLIN KITTREDGE ART / COVER: ROBERTA INGRANATA MAY 2 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $3.99 Alex Underwood as survived dying, demons, and the perils of hosting[...]
Witchblade #1
Witchblade #1, the first issue in a new series with a new Witchblade host from creative team Caitlin Kittredge, Roberta Ingranata, and Bryan Valenza has sold out at Diamond and will see a second printing in stores on the same day Witchblade #2 comes out The book first hit stores on Wednesday, December 6th Though the book[...]
Witchblade In The Works At NBC
Even though their last attempt didn't work, NBC is jumping back into the comic book world… but this time with a property from Marc Silvestri and Top Cow. The plan is to reboot Witchblade, the story of police detective Sara Pezzini who ends up possessing an ancient artifact of supernatural origin called the Witchblade[...]