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Dark Souls: Winter’s Spite drops in November

Dark Souls: Winter’s Spite #1 is a brand new four-part mini-series from the creative team of the sell-out Dark Souls comic series – writer George Mann and artist Alan Quah. The first issue is out on November 9. Beyond this tenuous fabric lies a place of banishment; a world within a world where the frigid nights endure and even the Old Lords …

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HABITAT drops in October

All his life, Hank Cho wanted to join the ranks of the Habsec-the rulers of the orbital habitat his people call home. But when he finds a powerful, forbidden weapon from the deep past, a single moment of violence sets his life-and the brutal society of the habitat-into upheaval. Hunted by the cannibalistic Habsec and sheltered by former enemies, Cho …

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Q&A with Frank Martin

It’s not every day that we get to enjoy seeing writer Frank Martin chime in on MODERN TESTAMENT, and all things indie comics, so let’s do this, with relish. Q:  MODERN TESTAMENT is highly entertaining.  What can you tell us about this wild tale, without giving too much away? FM:  I can say that MODERN TESTAMENT is a dark fantasy …

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Q&A with Stu Perrins

It’s not every day that we get to enjoy seeing writer Stu Perrins chime in on WHATEVER HAPPENED TO THE ARCHETYPE?, and all things indie comics, so let’s do this, with relish. Q:  WHATEVER HAPPENED TO THE ARCHETYPE? looks like great fun.  What can you tell us about this tale, without giving too much away? SP:  What I’ve tried to …

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Game School #26: Mythic Mortals

It’s Mythic Mortals, the extraordinary new game of super heroes brought to us by David Schirduan. Tune in as David guides us through a novel new approach to tabletop combat and listen as he pits Satine Phoenix against one very bullish bruiser! “Play as yourself, suddenly granted the incredible and unstable powers of legendary heroes!” System: Runequest 6th Edition Hosts: …

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Rolling With Stranger Things

Okay, I’m a bit behind. I don’t have Netflix, a situation I changed for a month when I saw Frank Mentzer offered to run the Stranger Things cast through a D&D game with his edition of the books, which appeared in the series. Just to recap, Stranger Things is a Netflix series of eight episodes set in 1983 with a …

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Book Retort: Faith #1

“Thanks for coming, Summer! Hope you had fun. It’s my first time DMing.” says Klara at the conclusion of a M&M (Mythos & Mayhem) tabletop RPG session on page 5, endearing herself to old-school tabletop RPGers everywhere. It’s rare that we see tabletop RPG so faithfully represented in graphic literature. We’re awarding a thousand bonus experience points to the writer …

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Exciting New Deck Building Game Unveiled At Gen Con

VALIANT and CATALYST GAME LABS Release VALIANT UNIVERSE: THE DECK BUILDING GAME The Valiant Universe enters its first-ever deck building game with an interactive story line, collectible figurines, and more!  Debuting this week at Gen Con 2016, Valiant Entertainment is proud to announce the release of VALIANT UNIVERSE: THE DECK BUILDING GAME – the latest tabletop game created in collaboration with …

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The Science Of Reading

Are you reading enough? It’s a fair question. There’s no wrong answer. Do give it some thought though. As we grow into adulthood, and try as we might, when it comes to reading for personal enjoyment, we just sometimes catch ourselves setting less and less time aside for it. Bibliophiles of all shapes and sizes, all across the northern hemisphere, …

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Valiant Comics First Look: BRITANNIA #2

First Look: Mystery and Myth Await the World’s First Detective in BRITANNIA #2 – Coming this October from Peter Milligan and Juan Jose Ryp! Far beyond the gates of Rome, the world’s first detective descends into the Pagan frontier! Valiant is proud to present an advance preview of  BRITANNIA #2 (of 4) – the second blistering chapter to Valiant’s latest …