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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

X-O Manowar #1 came out just before shutdown and #2 was solicited for April, #2 for May and #3 for June But X-O Manowar #2 has now been rescheduled for November.[caption id="attachment_1250157" align="aligncenter" width="600"] X-O Manowar #2 artwork.[/caption] Aric of Dacia, aka X-O MANOWAR, is back and heading in a bold new direction with Harvey Award-winner[...]

Valiant Previews Emilio Laisos Inks for X-O Manowar #1

Valiant Previews Emilio Laiso's Inks for X-O Manowar #1

Valiant Entertainment has released an early look at artist Emilio Laiso's inks for the upcoming X-O Manowar #1, the first issue of a new series by Laiso and writer Dennis Hopeless "Hallum" with colors by Ruth Redmond and letters by Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou The long-anticipated series about the deadly jellyfish hero finally launches in March after being[...]


X-O Manowar by Dennis Hopeless and Emilio Laiso to Finally Come Out in March

X-O Manowar by Dennis Hopeless and Emilio Laiso to Finally Come Out in March

Originally planned for November and then pushed back to 2020, that new X-O Manowar series by Dennis Hopeless "Hallum" and Emilio Laiso is set for release this March, according to a press release from Valiant. New York, NY (December 16th, 2019) – X-O MANOWAR #1 unleashes the Valiant Universe's most powerful hero in an all-new series[...]

Valiant Launches Doctor Tomorrow in 2020 &#8211 Also Harbinger Ninjak Shadowman Punk Mambo Savage and X-O Manowar #Valiant2020

Valiant Launches Doctor Tomorrow in 2020 – Also Harbinger, Ninjak, Shadowman, Punk Mambo, Savage and X-O Manowar #Valiant2020

But it is not alone and Valiant are planning a new series every month through 20200, running alongside their existing Bloodshot, The Visitor, Psi-Lords, Rai and Roku series.As well as the announced-for November-but-then-delayed X-O Manowar series by Dennis Hallum and Emilio Laiso, that includes new series for Harbinger, Ninjak, Shadowman, Punk Mambo and Savage. With new[...]

Valiant to Unleash the X-O Manowar This Fall

Valiant to Unleash the X-O Manowar This Fall

Valiant Entertainment has announced a new X-O Manowar series coming this fall starring the titular jellyfish-man Using the hashtag #XOUNLEASHED, Valiant teased the news on Twitter before sending out a press release with the image below Doug Braithwaite and Diego Rodriguez are credited with the art, though no creative team has been announced Here's the[...]

A Preview of X-O Manowar #23 for You to Jump On

A Preview of X-O Manowar #23 for You to Jump On

In an effort to convince new readers to "jump on" to X-O Manowar, Valiant has released a preview of the upcoming X-O Manowar #23, touted as "the start of a brand-new story arc and new jumping-on point, “HERO,” for Eisner-nominated writer Matt Kindt’s sci-fi magnum opus – one that will mark the long-awaited return of[...]

X-O Manowar #18 Review: A Fine Finish

X-O Manowar #18 Review: A Fine Finish

Arin sneaks into the compound where Batwin is being held, but he has one last surprise waiting for him with Batwin.[caption id="attachment_909107" align="aligncenter" width="600"] X-O Manowar #18 cover by Lewis Larosa and Diego Rodriguez[/caption]X-O Manowar #18 concludes this Roman Empire-era story of Aric of Dacia He finds Batwin, but it doesn’t go as Aric expects[...]

X-O Manowar #17 [Late] Review: Historical Fiction Interrupting the Sci-Fi

X-O Manowar #17 [Late] Review: Historical Fiction Interrupting the Sci-Fi

Aric and Sabbas sail for Rome itself, but they find themselves pushed into the gladiatorial arena.[caption id="attachment_911473" align="aligncenter" width="600"] X-O Manowar #17 cover by Lewis Larosa and Diego Rodriguez[/caption]X-O Manowar #17 continues the story of Aric and Sabbas meeting in the time of the Roman Empire I’m still a little off-put by this fairly dry[...]

Harbinger Wars II #4 Review: The Showdown of Livewire and X-O Manowar

Harbinger Wars II #4 Review: The Showdown of Livewire and X-O Manowar

X-O Manowar tries to stop it, but Livewire keeps him distracted On the inside, Geomancer and Peter Stanchek come together to try and stop this potential disaster On the ground, Ninja-K and Major Charlie Palmer have it out one last time.[caption id="attachment_909106" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Harbinger Wars II #4 cover by J.G Jones and Brian Reber[/caption]Harbinger[...]


Harbinger Wars II #3 Review: Changing Sides and Bloody Mayhem

Harbinger Wars II #3 Review: Changing Sides and Bloody Mayhem

Meanwhile, Ninja-K, X-O Manowar, and Major Palmer have discovered the Psiot boy whose powers have gone out of control However, Faith and another contingence of Psiots have arrived to protect the young boy from G.A.T.E and Omen.[caption id="attachment_898431" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Harbinger Wars II #3 cover by JG Jones and Diego Rodriguez[/caption]Harbinger Wars II #3 enters[...]

X-O Manowar #16 Review: Harbinger Wars II Holding Pattern

X-O Manowar #16 Review: Harbinger Wars II Holding Pattern

This leads him into the presence of those he hates almost as much as the Huns: The Romans.[caption id="attachment_876311" align="aligncenter" width="600"] X-O Manowar #16 cover by Lewis Larosa and Diego Rodriguez[/caption]X-O Manowar #16 manages to get me engaged with this flashback story set in Aric’s past #15 was far less successful in this regard.The reasons[...]

Harbinger Wars II #2 Review: High Action and Gorgeous Art

Harbinger Wars II #2 Review: High Action and Gorgeous Art

Charlie Palmer, X-O Manowar, and Ninja-K catch up with Peter Stanchek, and a battle ensues Elsewhere, Livewire helps Bloodshot infiltrate the Loveboat, the airship headquarters of G.A.T.E.[caption id="attachment_872991" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Harbinger Wars II #2 cover by J.G Jones and Diego Rodriguez[/caption]Tensions continue to build in Harbinger Wars II #2, and the book continues to remind[...]

Bloodshot Gets a New 1/6 Scale Figure from TB League

Bloodshot Gets a New 1/6 Scale Figure from TB League

Ninjak, X-O Manowar -- the possibilities are tantalizing.[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="873854,873844"]Brought back from the dead and infused with cutting-edge nanotechnology, Bloodshot became a nearly unstoppable killing machine. His enhanced strength, speed, endurance, and healing made him the perfect weapon.After defying his programming and escaping his masters in Project Rising Spirit, Bloodshot now fights to rediscover the secret[...]

Juan José Ryp Joins X-O Manowar in September Plus a Preorder Bundle with Exclusive Whilce Portacio Covers

Juan José Ryp Joins X-O Manowar in September, Plus a Preorder Bundle with Exclusive Whilce Portacio Covers

A press release from Valiant provides more details: Released monthly from September 2018 through December 2018, each PRE-ORDER EDITION comes packed with trade paperback-style extras and bonus content, including creator commentary, behind-the-scenes looks at the creation of the comics, process character designs and artwork, and first looks at upcoming issues – plus exclusive covers by Whilce[...]

Valiant High #1 Advance Review: A Too-Conventional Superhero High School Dramedy

Valiant High #1 Advance Review: A Too-Conventional Superhero High School Dramedy

However, characters like X-O Manowar and Bloodshot just annoy with the way they’re played here.Derek Charm’s artwork largely fits the story well The characters are given clever visual redesigns, and the overall aesthetic is airy, cartoonish, and charming Sometimes the lines are too light for their own good, such as when Faith’s mouth outright disappears[...]

X-O Manowar #15 Review: Jumping Back in Time While Deciding the Future

X-O Manowar #15 Review: Jumping Back in Time While Deciding the Future

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]While X-O Manowar tries to determine the best course of action regarding the upcoming Harbinger War, Shanhara, Aric’s suit, takes us back to the earlier days of Aric and the Visigoths We focus on two figures: Sabbas and Aric Sabbas is a slave worker in the mines of Zambia, and Aric stakes out his[...]

Comics for Your Pull Box Week of May 23 2018: Flash War Begins and the Hunt for Wolverine Goes to Madripoor

Comics for Your Pull Box, Week of May 23, 2018: Flash War Begins and the Hunt for Wolverine Goes to Madripoor

Andy Diggle and Stephen Segovia have done great work on the new iteration of the Shadowman series, and I look forward to their further exploits with the Valiant character.[caption id="attachment_851405" align="aligncenter" width="600"] X-O Manowar #15 cover by Lewis Larosa[/caption]X-O Manowar #15X-O Manowar jumps back through the centuries to show us the conquest of the Visigoths and what has led to[...]