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Zenescope Entertainment has moved into the Deluxe Tier of exclusive publishers at Diamond Comic Distributors, alongsid AfterShock Comics, Titan Comics, ABLAZE Publishing, Frank Miller Presents (FMP), Opus Comics, and Massive Publishing which means preferred coverage in the  Diamond Preview catalogue and expanded support on the website.  "For the last 18 years, Zenescope has enjoyed a[...]
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Zenescope Entertainment is an independent comic book publisher based in Pennsylvania since 2005 They are best known for comic books featuring what the Daily Mail, Daily Express and Daily Star newspapers call a "busty display" on the cover But , as Bleeding Cool has pointed out before, usually it's female lead action advneturing with fantasy[...]
Zenescope Entertainment has released its February 2023 solicits and solicitations and, as many other comic book publishers are, will be making a play for the Valentine's Day market It's just they may be doing it with a few more bones and blood than is tradition, with their Grimm Tales Of Terror for the 1st of[...]
Zenescope Entertainment's December 2022 solicits and solicitations begin with a Grimm Tales Of Terror 2022 Holiday Special as festive as they ever get! #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ TALES OF TERROR QUARTERLY 2022 HOLIDAY SPECIAL CVR A BARRION ZENESCOPE ENTERTAINMENT INC OCT222066 OCT222067[...]
The Grimm Fairy Tales 2022 Holiday Pinup Special launches from Zenescope Festive festivities already Dave Franchini and David Wohl launch Myths & Legends Quarterly for Zenescope's November 2022 solicits and solicitations with Blood Of The Gods as well as a bunch of one-shots. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 25%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid[...]
Zenescope's Joe Brusha Talks Man Goat & the Bunnyman and Cthulhu
Zenescope Entertainment's Joe Brusha and Ralph Tedesco joined Bleeding Cool today to talk about the next installment of the company's horror/comedy title, Man Goat & the Bunnyman Man Goat & the Bunnyman returns this week with the second volume, titles Green Eggs & BLAM! Let's see what Joe and Ralph had to say about this new[...]
Robyn Hood: Baba Yaga #1, Van Helsing: Flesh Of My Blood #1 and Belle: Hunt Of Centaurs #1 debut from Zenescope Comics in September 2022 solicits. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 25%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ ROBYN HOOD BABA YAGA #1 CVR A VITORINO ZENESCOPE ENTERTAINMENT[...]
All Guts, No Glory Leads Zenescope's November 2021 Solicits
Zenescope Entertainment has sent over its November 2021 solicitations The indie publisher is known for their Grimm Universe, an interconnected slate of comics that mixes fairy tales, superhero action, and horror, will continue some of their staple titles while launching a new series Zenescope's November 2021's offerings include All Guts, No Glory from writer Ralph Tedesco[...]
Adam F. Goldberg & Hans Rodionoff Talk Today's New Comic Possessive
Goldberg, showrunner and writer of The Goldbergs and Schooled, is teaming up with writer/producer Hans Rodionoff for a new comic book hitting shelves today from Zenescope Entertainment. Possessive #1 kicks off Goldberg and Rodionoff's latest series, a horror-comedy with a fun and unique premise While Goldberg is celebrated for his TV work, he's also becoming known as[...]
Grimm Fairy Tales Hits #50 Again in Zenescope's June 2021 Releases
Zenescope Entertainment is hitting a rare indie comics milestone for the second time Their long-running Grimm Fairy Tales, which launched in 2005 as Zenescope's first release and ran for 125 issues before rebooting with a new Grimm Fairy Tales #1 in 2017, is hitting the fifty-issue milestone again This issue will bring the current arc to[...]
Dragon Clan Leads Zenescope Entertainment's May Releases
Zenescope Entertainment is serving up a slate of one-shots featuring new and returning characters for Grimm Universe readers in May 2021 The Pennsylvania-based publisher known for the long-running Grimm Fairy Tales dark fantasy comic and Van Helsing, the comic that the SyFy original TV series is based on, has changed its method of publishing this year[...]
Full Details for Tonight’s Shroomish Spotlight Hour in Pokémon GO
This April, Pennsylvania-based publisher Zenescope Entertainment will release the horror/comedy title Man Goat & the Bunny Man Each of the writers behind this wild concept also has a larger role at Zenescope, so today I talked to Ralph Tedesco (co-writer, c0-Founder, and Zenescope's VP of Film & Television), Dave Franchini (co-writer, editor on many of their[...]
Horror/Comedy Man Goat & The Bunny Man Leads Zenescope April Titles
Zenescope is known for the blend of dark fantasy, horror, and superhero action that defines the tone of their main line of Grimm Universe titles This includes their flagship titles Grimm Fairy Tales, Robyn Hood, Van Helsing, and Wonderland, as well as relatively newer titles like Mystere and Belle. However, they have also released their fair share of comedy[...]
You Can Own Original Cover Art to Spirit Hunters #3 by Renato Rei
Zenescope Entertainment has a dedicated base of collectors who collect their many exclusive variant covers as well as original art The company is known for putting out convention-themed covers to all of their titles, featuring characters in cosplay or at specific locations themed to the state in which Zenescope is exhibiting These have become highly[...]
Wrestle Away Other Bidders To Win A Love and Rockets Original Page
Robyn Hood, which reinvents the classic story of the hero that robs from the rich and gives to the poor as a troubled young woman from Queens, New York, has been one of Zenescope Entertainment's flagship titles for almost a decade now Originally written by Pat Shand and drawn by longtime artists Larry Watts and Roberta[...]
Robyn Hood & Tarot Card Game Lead Zenescope March 2021 Solicits
In March of 2021, Zenescope's flagship characters Robyn Hood, Van Helsing, and Belle will face off with new villains in one-shots from Joe Brusha, Dave Franchini, and more In addition to the continued comics set in Zenescope's Grimm Universe, a shared world where indie horror and superhero action collides, the Pennsylvania-based publisher will debut their crowdfunded card[...]
Epic Meal Time's Harley Morenstein: YouTube Creator Spotlight
Zenescope Entertainment delivers a graphic novel-sized issue with the Van Helsing 2020 Annual: Bloodlust This marks the first time that company President and longtime writer Joe Brusha takes on the solo Van Helsing title, which was the basis for SyFy's TV series Joined by artist Daniel Mainé, colorists Robby Bevard and Maxflan Araujo, and letterer Taylor Esposito, Brusha tells a standalone story[...]
Epic Meal Time's Harley Morenstein: YouTube Creator Spotlight
Belle: Horns of the Minotaur continues the ongoing adventures of Zenescope's Batman, a monster hunter set in their expanded Grimm Fairy Tales Universe Written by Dave Franchini who has scripted every issue of Belle so far, penciled by Raffaele Forte, inked by Sara Ianniello, colored by Juan Manuel Rodriguez, and lettered by Kurt Hathaway, this one-shot is part of Zenescope's new plan[...]
Rapper and Reaction Scru Face Jean: YouTube Creator Spotlight
In recent years, Zenescope has begun experimenting with its annual holiday special Previous years have seen the issue released as Grimm Fairy Tales Holiday Special 2011, 2012, 2013, and so on Other titles got the treatment instead, with Robyn Hood getting her own toward the end of the ongoing series' run in certain years Now,[...]
Zenescope Debut Grimm Spotlight In February 2021 Solicitations
Following their recent announcement of a shift to one-shots and annuals, Zenescope Entertainment is debuting their February 2021 solicitations here at Bleeding Cool This month of releases from the Pennsylvania-based publisher will include the release of a new title, Grimm Spotlight, as well as the conclusion to their first-ever series to make the cover of Previews[...]
Deadpool #7 Review:
While Zenescope shifts most of their publishing schedule to one-shot stories told in annuals and quarterlies, Grimm Fairy Tales remains as their one monthly title This long-running series, the company's flagship, is now on the 42nd issue of its second iteration Let's see how this issue, which brings Baba Yaga back into the fold, plays out. Grimm[...]
Zenescope Entertainment Announces Retailer Program for 2021
Zenescope Entertainment has officially announced a major change to its 2021 publishing program as well as an initiative to work alongside retailers This year, the publisher, which celebrates its fifteenth anniversary, will shift the structure of its interconnected Grimm Universe The Grimm Universe, an interconnected series of stories made up of the company's flagship title[...]
Everything Pokémon GO Players Need to Know About Alolan Marowak
Comics publisher Zenescope Entertainment has had a few of their Grimm Fairy Tales spinoffs become breakout hits for them, including Wonderland, Robyn Hood, and especially Van Helsing. Van Helsing, which tells the tale of steampunk vampire hunter Liesel Van Helsing, daughter of the icon from Bram Stoker's novel, has been adapted into a post-apocalyptic thriller by SyFy and has[...]
Zenescope Gets Its First Previews Cover - Alongside Harry Potter
Zenescope time? It was one of the deals between DC Comics and Diamond Comic Distributors, that they would almost always get on of the covers to the Previews catalogue every month DC leaving Diamond for UCS and Lunar (now just Lunar) freed up a lot of catalogue covers of late, which is why their catalogue[...]
Shadow Service #2 Review:
Conspiracy: Planet X continues Zenescope's comic anthology of sci-fi horror, but there may be more tying these stories together than what initially seemed. Conspiracy: Planet X cover Credit: Zenescope Entertainment Up until now, Conspiracy has been structured like some of Zenescope Entertainment's previous anthology series, such as Grimm Tales of Terror and early issues of Grimm Fairy Tales before[...]
The Courier & Robyn Hood Lead Zenescope January 2021 Solicitations
Zenescope Entertainment, an indie publisher that is celebrating its fifteenth year publishing horror and dark fantasy comics, is debuting their January 2021 offerings here at Bleeding Cool The company known for long-running titles such as Grimm Fairy Tales and Robyn Hood, as well as occasional licensed titles including Charmed and Se7en, is following through on what editor Dave Franchini told[...]
Zenescope to Release New Robyn Hood and Van Helsing Comics in 2021
Zenescope Entertainment has big plans for their titles in 2021, including some stories that may surprise readers who believe they know what to expect from the indie comics publisher Continuing from our conversation earlier this week with VP of Film & Television Ralph Tedesco about Zenescope's plans for virtual conventions, editor and writer of Belle[...]
Zenescope's Ralph Tedesco Exclusively Talks About Virtual Cons
Pennsylvania-based comics publisher Zenescope has stood out among publishers as far as the sheer amount of virtual conventions and events they're doing The company's VP of Film & Television, Ralph Tedesco, spoke exclusively to Bleeding Cool about the company's plans for their upcoming slate of virtual content. Preview of the new exclusive cover by Sun Khamunaki[...]
Vlad Dracul #3 Review:
After last month's Belle: Ghosts & Goblins, writer Dave Franchini is back with another one-shot continuing the adventures of the character that has essentially become the Batman of Zenescope's interconnected titles, the Grimm Universe In Belle: Hearts & Minds, Franchini crosses the title over with another Zenescope title, the horror comic Gretel, about a witch hunter who kills evil[...]
40 Seconds #1
One of Zenescope's newer series, Belle, takes the Beauty and the Beast fairy tale icon and reinvents her as a Batman-esque supernatural detective Is her latest one-shot, Belle: Ghosts & Goblins, a good introduction to the character? Belle: Ghosts & Goblins cover Credit: Zenescope Belle: Ghosts & Goblins marks a huge improvement in writer Dave Franchini's writing[...]