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Titan Comics + Warhammer 40,000 = Victory

TITAN COMICS REVEALS CREATIVE TEAM FOR NEW WARHAMMER 40,000 SERIES NEW ORIGINAL ONGOING COMIC ADVENTURES BASED IN THE UNIVERSE OF THE LEGENDARY TABLETOP MINIATURES WAR GAME! (July 8, 2016) Games Workshop and Titan Comics are thrilled to announce the exciting creative team of writer George Mann (Dark Souls, Warhammer Black Library, Eighth Doctor) and artists Tazio Bettin (Independence Day, Sally of the …

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Aspen Comics At San Diego Comic Con

Aspen Comics Complete SDCC 2016 Appearances and Exclusives Announced Press Release 07-07-16 Aspen Comics has released their full roster of creator appearances, convention exclusives and panel coverage for the Aspen Comics Booth #2320 at Comic Con International: San Diego 2016. Highlighting the host of exclusive items is the publisher’s release of their best-selling DC Rebirth AspenStore.com exclusive variants including Batman …

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War Mother Is Coming

Classified No More! Valiant Reveals First Look Inside 4001 A.D.: WAR MOTHER #1 – Coming in August! At long last, Valiant is proud to present your first look inside 4001 A.D.: WAR MOTHER #1 – an all-new, self-contained one-shot exploding out of the pages of the summer’s most ambitious crossover event and launching a major new character into the future …

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Valiant Previews for July 13, 2016

Valiant Previews: BLOODSHOT REBORN #15 | WRATH OF THE ETERNAL WARRIOR #9 | NINJAK #17 – On Sale July 13th! BLOODSHOT REBORN #15 (“BLOODSHOT ISLAND” – PART 2) Written by JEFF LEMIRE Art by MICO SUAYAN Cover A by TOMAS GIORELLO (MAY161875) Cover B by BEN OLIVER (MAY161876) Cover C by STEPHEN SEGOVIA (MAY161877) Interlocking Variant by RYAN BODENHEIM (MAY161878) Variant Cover by DARICK ROBERTSON (MAY161879) …

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Q&A with Max Millgate

It’s not every day that we get to enjoy seeing illustrator Max Millgate chime in on JACKBOOT & IRONHEEL and all things indie comics, so let’s do this, with relish. Q:  JACKBOOT & IRONHEEL drops in August.  We’re stoked!  What can you tell us about the tale, without giving too much away? MM:  Jackboot & Ironheel is a War/Horror story. …

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Book Retort! Bloodshot Reborn #14

With all the resonance and reverberation of a thunderclap, Valiant Comics unleashed Part One of their Bloodshot Island story arc.  Does it take place in a strange abandoned facility, or on an island?  You decide!  Fans of such films as BATTLE ROYALE, PREDATOR, and THE CONDEMNED will find that this tale fits like a comfy pair of well-worn slippers.  There’s …

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Q&A with Chris Fenoglio

It’s not every day that we get to enjoy seeing illustrator Chris Fenoglio chime in on X FILES ORIGINS: MULDER and all things indie comics, so let’s do this, with relish.   Q:  X FILES ORIGINS: MULDER drops in August.  We’re stoked!  What can you tell us about the tale, without giving too much away? CF:  Mulder’s been Hydra this …

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Q&A with John Bingham

It’s not every day that we get to catch up with illustrator John Bingham, so let’s do this, with relish.   Q:  How did you get involved with the old school gaming scene? JB:  I had been an avid gamer through the 1980’s but left it in the AD&D 2nd edition era. When 3rd edition was announced, I was intrigued …

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Q&A with Derek Adnams

It’s not every day that we get to enjoy seeing Derek Adnams (from Devastating Roulette Studios) chime in on all things indie comics, so let’s do this, with relish.   Q:  Who are some of the indie comics writers who had a profound influence on you, helping shape you into the writer that you’ve become, and why? DA:  I grew …

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3 Reasons why Dice Rolls are More Important than Mobile Apps

Dice rolls and bits are an important part of the gameplay experience for tabletop games. Certainly it is not a surprising finding for anyone reading this blog. What interests me are the factors a team of researchers have identified as the “materiality of boardgames.” The Four Aspects of Tabletop Board Games These researchers coded their responses from players into the …