Posts Tagged ‘Brian Wood’

By Todd Matthy

Star Wars is on everybody’s mind these days. Between Disney’s acquisition of Lucasfilm and the announcement of Episode’s VII-IX, interest in galaxy, far, far, away is hitting a fever pitch and it couldn’t be a better time for Dark Horse to launch a brand new, new reader friendly, comic book. So how is it? Lets find out. (more…)

By Todd Matthy

If you loved Game of Thrones and are looking for a comic book to satisfy your craving for fantasy fiction, Dark Horse’s brand new Conan the Barbarian series. Written by DMZ and Northlanders writer Brian Wood and drawn by Becky Cloonan, Dark Horse has decided to kick off the new series in grand fashion by adapting the legendary Conan story, Queen of the Black Coast. (more…)

In one week DC Comics is  re-starting their publishing line. If you haven’t heard about it you’ll start seeing ads on TV and online. Much ado has been made of this move with some loving it and some hating it. (You check out my take here) We won’t know  until the books go on sale. However, when I was picking up my books today someone made a comment about “The New 52” being a stunt by DC to remain relevant. To an extent I think it is. But if DC wants to become relevant again and get people talking about their books, they need only look to their editorial department. They look to Karen Berger. Karen Berger is the Senior VP-Executive Editor of DC Comics’ Vertigo line, but should be promoted to Editor and Chief of DC Comics. (more…)