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Sneak Peek: HOOKJAW #1

The classic Killer Great White – reimagined by comics superstar Si Spurrier! Titan Comics are thrilled to share with you all covers to Hookjaw #1. Hitting stores in December, the five issue mini-series is written by comics fire-cracker Si Spurrier (Cry Havoc, Weavers, Doctor Who, Numbercruncher) and illustrated by rising star Conor Boyle, with colors by Giulia Brusco and edited …

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Long Island Sandbox, Part One.

[Editor’s note: This is part of a series of articles by Chandra Reyer and Timothy Connolly examining the relevance of analog games in a digital world and the first in a series regarding the Long Island sandbox Timothy runs.] It’s a hobby first.  It’s a game second. Where I come from, hobbies are thought of as the tangible making of …

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Review of The Dwarvenaut

I’m not really a miniatures person, but it isn’t everyday that Netflix suggests an RPG related documentary for me to check out. The Dwarvenaut is a biographical documentary about Stefan Porkorny, artist and founder of Dwarven Forge and follows on the third Kickstarter campaign launched by the company. The documentary assumes you already know about Dungeons and Dragons for the …

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New Printings For Valiant’s Hottest New Titles!

“THE FUTURE OF VALIANT” Reloads with New Printings for Sold-Out GENERATION ZERO #1 and FAITH #2 in October!     Valiant is proud to announce that two acclaimed releases from “THE FUTURE OF VALIANT” initiative have sold out at the distributor level and will return this fall with the GENERATION ZERO #1 SECOND PRINTING and FAITH #2 SECOND PRINTING! First announced …

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Gaiman’s NORSE MYTHOLOGY is coming!

Great news for fans of Neil Gaiman and his literary works! Neil announced the following: “On February 7th, 2017, NORSE MYTHOLOGY comes out from W.W. Norton. I’ve been working on it for several years now. It’s my retelling of the world of Norse mythology, from the beginning until Ragnarok and after, with Thor and Giants and Loki and Freyr and …

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Analog Games in a Digital World–Part 1: The Good Drow

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of articles by Chandra Reyer and Timothy Connolly examining the relevance of analog games in a digital world. While much has been written about how alike tabletop games and video games are, not much has been written on how they are different. It’s in this difference that tabletop games still thrive …

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Book Retort: CHESS-MASTERS #1

“I’m professor Louis D. Tarrytown, aka the King!  We are from the 25th century–” explains the King at gunpoint, with arms held high, on page 6 of this wild (dare we say, insane,) action-adventure romp. Bradley Golden (writer) along with Gary Louis McClendon (creator/writer,) Marcelo Salaza (artist/letterer,) and Geraldo Filho (colorist) join forces to deliver the goods in this thrilling …

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Q&A with Matt Hawkins

It’s not every day that we get to enjoy seeing writer Matt Hawkins chime in on SYMMETRY, THINK TANK, and all things indie comics, so let’s do this, with relish. Q:  It’s been said that SYMMETRY “explores the dark underbelly of Utopia.”  What more could you tell our readers about this tale, without giving too much away? MH:  What price …

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LCARS UI is Highly Logical Captain

I’ve heard and read about how much Jules Verne predicted future science with his novels. Reading them after the fact, gives that impression. The truth though, is that he inspired the march of science. It isn’t so much that he predicted a space launch from Florida as it is that the many scientists he inspired with his work launched from …