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Boom! Studios Celebrates 2021 Eisner Award With Nine Nominations
Comic-Con International announced BOOM! Studios are Nominated for Nine Awards by Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards Committee
IDW Publishing Honored with Eleven Eisner Award Nominations in 2021
IDW has been recognized by the committee of the 2021 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards with a combined eleven nods this year (ten nominations and one shared nomination).
Image Leads with 29 Total in Eisner Nominations, Dominates in Best Writer Category
Comic-Con International announced yesterday that Image Comics is the publisher in the lead with 29 total Eisner Award nominations. This year, Image titles have received 17 nominations plus 12 shared nominations.
‘Bite Sized Archie’ Goes Big with Syndication on Tinyview and Digital Collection at Comixology
Bite Sized Archie, the first-ever webcomic series from Archie Comics, is expanding its online presence with a new syndication deal with digital comics app Tinyview and the upcoming release of the first in a series of digital collections on ComiXology.
Doctor Octopus Returns and the Sinister War Begins in an All-New Epic!
Spider-Man’s greatest villains wage war in new series spinning out of Nick Spencer’s Amazing Spider-Man run!
Vault Announces The Last Book You’ll Ever Read by Cullen Bunn & Leila Leiz
Vault Comics Has announcedThe New Series THE LAST BOOK YOU’LL EVER READ, a harrowing new horror series from writer Cullen Bunn, artist Leila Leiz, colorist Giada Marchisio, letterer Jim Campbell, and designer Tim Daniel.
Coming Soon from Kickstarter! Meet the Latest Tea Dragon & More
The Oni-Lion Forge Publishing Group and the Best-Selling Graphic Novel Series, the Tea Dragon Society, Take to Kickstarter Bring Home a Brand New Tea Dragon and More to Join Your Collection.
Boom! Studios Give Us Our First Look at Dune: Blood of the Sardaukar #1
Discover a Brand New Tale From the Authors of the Official Prequel to Frank Herbert’s ‘Dune’ in July 2021
Parker Jacobs Invites You to Explore ‘Goon Holler’ in Original Graphic Novel from Z2!
Z2 Comics and Parker Jacobs Debut the All-New Kids Graphic Novel: Toobaloth of Goon Hollerart Director Behind Yo Gabba Gabba Brings His Next Creation to the Leading Publisher of Music Tie-In Graphic Novels Adding an Original Soundtrack
New Fantasy Noir Miniseries Syphon to Launch from Image/Top Cow This July
Comic book documentarian Patrick Meaney (Grant Morrison: Talking With Gods, The Image Revolution) teams up with artist Jeff Edwards (G.I. Joe), with a story by Mohsen Ashraf, for the forthcoming Syphon. This three-issue, fantasy noir miniseries is set to launch from Image/Top Cow this July.
More Tales from Harrow County at Dark Horse Comics
Bernice’s Story Continues in a New Story Penned by Cullen Bunn and Illustrated by Series Newcomer Emily Schnall
Moon Knight’s New Mission…Is Justice!
The Moon Knight you’ve been demanding by Jed MacKay and Alessandro Cappucio this July.
Creative Team Chelsea Cain, Lia Miternique, & Kate Niemczyk Reunite for Man-Eaters: The Cursed
The original, unstoppable, bestselling Man-eaters creative team—New York Times bestselling thriller writer Chelsea Cain, Lia Miternique, and Kate Niemczyk—reunites for a new teen tale in Man-eaters: The Cursed. Adolescents, feminist derring-do, and supernatural hijinks collide in this new five-issue story arc out from Image Comics this July.
Fairsquare Comics Inks Exclusive Distribution Deal with Diamond Book Distributors
Diamond Book Distributors is pleased to announce that it has signed a distribution agreement with FairSquare Comics to exclusively distribute its products to the North American book market.
Boom! Studios Give Us Our First Look at PROCTOR VALLEY ROAD #3 From Grant Morrison
BOOM! Studios today revealed a first look at PROCTOR VALLEY ROAD #3, the next issue of the star-studded new horror limited series from visionary writer Grant Morrison (Klaus), Alex Child (BBC’s Holby City), Naomi Franquiz (Tales from Harrow County), colorist Tamra Bonvillain and letterer Jim Campbell about the mysterious monsters that haunt Proctor Valley Road – and the four misfit teenagers who must stop them. PROCTOR VALLEY ROAD #3, developed in partnership with UCP Graphic, is available on May 12, 2021.
Chip Zdarsky and Mark Bagley Reunite for More Spider-Man: Life Story!
Return to this fascinating real-time world in August with SPIDER-MAN LIFE STORY ANNUAL #1
IDW Give Us a First Look at Four John Layman and Nick Bradshaw’s Bermuda
The Highly-Anticipated Comic Book Miniseries Launches in July, Fun Fantasy Adventure for Teen and Adult Audiences Alike!
Image Comics Highly Collectible Die #16 Variant Cover Art Revealed
Image Comics has revealed the highly collectible variant cover for the forthcoming Die #16 by Kieron Gillen and Stephanie Hans. This variant will be shipped exclusively to Diamond UK Direct Market accounts as a Thank You and is designed to benefit our international partners during an exceptionally difficult period for independently-owned businesses.
Shang-Chi Prepares for His Showdown with Spider-Man on Michael Cho’s Cover
A new era of Shang-Chi kicks off on May 19th!
Spider-Man’s Greatest Villains Take on the Marvel Universe in New Covers
Twenty SPIDER-MAN VILLAIN VARIANT COVERS coming in June!
Signed Bookplates Available for Middlewest: The Complete Tale Hardcover
A limited number of adhesive bookplates featuring signatures from both co-creators—writer Skottie Young and artist Jorge Corona—will be available at select comic shops ahead of the highly anticipated Middlewest: The Complete Tale release. This all-in-one hardcover edition will collect the complete, eighteen-issue, Eisner Award-nominated series, along with exclusive bonus features, and be available from Image Comics this July.
America’s Superhero Returns in June from Rob Liefeld and Archie Comics
America’s first patriotic superhero THE SHIELD returns this June in a new one-shot comic that kicks off a re-imagined MIGHTY CRUSADERS mini-series from Archie Comics and legendary writer/artist Rob Liefeld.
Mattel and Dark Horse Comics to Release “Masters of the Universe: Revelation” Comic Series
New comics, developed and written by the creative team behind. Mattel Television and Netflix’s upcoming series “Masters of the Universe: Revelation,” to be released starting this July and will serve as a prequel to the new television series premiering this year
Graphic Audio & Archie Comics Announce Plans for Audio Adaptations
Graphic Audio and Archie Comics Announce Plans for Audio Adaptations of Fan Favorite Graphic Novels
Brand New Magical Girls Series Save Yourself! from Boom! Studios
Discover the Shocking Truth About the Magical Girls You Thought You Knew
in a New Series in June 2021
Image Comics And Gabriel Walta Variant Cover for Time Before Time Revealed
Image Comics revealed the stunning cover art by Gabriel Walta for the forthcoming Time Before Time #1 by Declan Shalvey, Rory McConville, and Joe Palmer. This gorgeous variant cover will be a 1:25 incentive and land in stores when the series launches this May.
Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Landmark Run on Captain America Comes to an End
Behold the Remarkable End of Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Landmark Run on Captain America! Captain America #30 Arrives in June
Dark Horse to Publish ‘the Hellbound’ from Hit South Korean Director Yeon Sang-Ho
From Hit South Korean director Yeon Sang-Ho and cartoonist Choi Gyu-Seok, ‘The Hellbound’ Will be Available in English for the First Time and Soon to be a Netflix Original Series
Image Comics And Skybound Entertainment Launches Skybound X—a Weekly Event Series
Image/Skybound Launches Skybound X—a Weekly Event Series with New Stories Featuring Rick Grimes and the First Appearance of Clementine. The Five-Issue Limited Series Will Release Weekly This July
Boom! Studios Give Us Our First Look at Jace’s Uncertain Fate in Magic #2
MAGIC #2, the next issue of the new original comic book series from acclaimed writer Jed MacKay (Marvel’s Black Cat), artist Ig Guara (Marvel’s Ghost-Spider), colorist Arianna Consonni, and letterer Ed Dukeshire, perfect for new readers and long time fans, available in May 2021.
Astronema Allies with Omega Rangers in POWER RANGERS #6
Discover the Shocking Team-Up Between Sworn Enemies in April 2021
Dark Horse Comics Launches New Original Halo Graphic Novel
The Original Halo Graphic Novel in a New Edition From Dark Horse Comics. Featuring Comics All-Star Talent Simon Bisley, Ed Lee, and Moebius!
Very Gary Comics Debuts His Red Sonja Exclusive!
Dynamite and Very Gary Comics are proud to announce an awesome joint limited edition comic book available on Indiegogo right now!
Z2 Comics & Agnez Mo Team up for Her Graphic Novel Debut, Don’t Wake Up
Z2 Comics & Agnez Mo Team up for Her Graphic Novel Debut, Don’t Wake Up. Indonesian Superstar Brings Her Talents from the Stage to the Page In Partnership With Spider-Woman Writer Karla Pacheco.
Marvel Comics Launches the Hunt for Han Solo Beginning in May 2021!
The chase begins in six new teasers for STAR WARS: WAR OF THE BOUNTY HUNTERS!
New Pathfinder Comic from Dynamite Comics Comes to Kickstarter!
Dynamite Entertainment and Paizo Inc. are proud to debut an exciting Pathfinder comic book making its world premiere on Kickstarter and live right now with lots of cool extra content for fans!
Boom! Studios Announces Sas Milledge’s Modern Witchcraft Series Mamo
Discover a World of Witches and Fairies in a Debut Cartoonist’s Brand New Series this July 2021
@Pixeldan & Dark Horse Comics Launch “The Masters of the Universe” Toy Lines from 1982 to 2008
NEW FROM DARK HORSE’S MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE COLLECTION An Exhaustive Compendium Chronicling “The Masters of the Universe” Toy Lines from 1982 to 2008
Immortal Hulk Pop! from Funko Leads March Previews Exclusive Collectibles
Diamond Comic Distributors, the world’s largest distributor of comics, graphic novels, and pop culture merchandise, announced in March the upcoming release of several PREVIEWS Exclusive collectibles. Included in these announcements were the Super Marvel Heroes Immortal Hulk Pop! figure from Funko and the latest series of Alien and Predator 1/18 scale figures from Hiya Toys.
Titan Comics Gives Us Our First Look at ExtraOrdinary from V.E. Schwab
In 2020, New York Times Best-Selling author V. E. Schwab topped the charts with The Invisible Life of Addie Larue. Now comes Schwab’s next smash hit… ExtraOrdinary – a brand-new comic series set in the world of Schwab’s best-selling Villain novels launching May 5, 2021, with a special $1 Issue #0 which leads into a four-part series!
Get Ready to Experience the Reign of X’s Upcoming Slate from Marvel Comics
Check out a timeline for exciting new X-Men launches from Jonathan Hickman, Gerry Dugan, and more!
The Symbiote Showdown of the Summer Heats up with Extreme Carnage: Phage!
Steve Orlando and Gerardo Sandoval team up this July with a tale starring one of the deadly Life Foundation Symbiotes
IDW Publishing and Humble Bundle Launches Dungeons & Dragons Bundle To Benefit Hasbro Children’s Fund
The award-winning publisher of comic books, graphic novels, art books, and tabletop games, and Humble Bundle launched the “Humble Comics Bundle: Dungeons & Dragons by IDW Publishing.”
Extreme Carnage Comes for One of Marvel’s Deadliest Symbiotes!
Writer Clay McLeod Chapman and artist Chris Mooneyham reunite for another chapter in the saga of Scream this July!
Top Cow’s Swashbuckling New Story Arc of a Man Among Ye Sets Sail July 2021!
The second volume of popular pirate adventure series A Man Among Ye hits the high seas this Summer thanks to writer Stephanie Phillips (Harley Quinn) and a new interior artist to the team, Josh George (2000AD Future Shock, Grimm Tales of Terror). A Man Among Ye #5 begins this new story arc this July from Image/Top Cow.
Zordon’s past Threatens Angel Grove in Our First Look At Mighty Morphin #6
Discover the Surprising Team-up with Grace Sterling in a New ERA OF UNLIMITED POWER in April 2021
20th Anniversary of Invader Zim Sees Finale of Original Single Issue Comic
20th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF INVADER ZIM BRINGS ALL-NEW STORY FROM JHONEN VASQUEZ IN FINAL ORIGINAL SINGLE ISSUE, COMING SUMMER 2021. Nickelodeon and The Oni-Lion Forge Publishing Group Celebrate the Anniversary of Invader ZIM in Finale of Doom-ish Proportions
The Debut of the New X-Men Team, the Reveal of Mutantkind’s Masterplan
The Debut of the New X-Men Team, the Reveal of Mutantkind’s Masterplan, and More Await at the Hellfire Gala! June’s Hellfire Gala Issues Revealed!
Fred Van Lente & Dan Parent Celebrate Archie’s 80th Anniversary
Mixing new trends and pop culture fads while retaining a timeless aesthetic and storytelling style has been a longtime hallmark of Archie Comics and that continues this June in an all-new one-shot comic celebrating Archie’s 80th Anniversary!