In pre-wheel Pangea, vampyrus has differentiated from sapiens—to the impending destruction of both. Rampant hunting and overindulgence of the predator has resulted in scarce population of the prey (the herd). A growing plague of the Crumbling, essentially, vampiric starvation, has taken root in the lower castes of vamp-kind, and rationing has begun. Tribal leaders have asserted strict limits and boundaries on hunting, and poachers are dealt with publicly and violently. But is it enough?
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Mad Gasser of Mattoon #1 Jar Press Story & Art by John Anthony Rodriguez Lettering & Editing by Jeremiah Lambert Additional Colors by Zac Atkinson Variant Cover by Camron Johnson Back Cover Art by Mitchell Blumenshine It’s just a couple heads a week. That’s what the Gasser thinks. Simple. Well… as simple as decapitations go. […]
Rick & Morty vs Dungeons & Dragons Ch2: Painscape Oni Press, with the association of Adult Swim Wizards of the Coast IDW Written by Jim Zub Illustrated by Troy Little Colors by Leonardo Ito Letters by Crank! Additional hand lettering by Troy Little Edited by Sarah Gaydos & Chase Marotz Designed by Hilary Thompson & […]
Second Coming #6 Ahoy Comics Written by Mark Russell Art by Richard Pace Finishing by Leonard Kirk (Sunstar pages) Colors by Andy Troy (Sunstar pages) Letters by Rob Steen Created by Mark Russell & Richard Pace Available on 01/15/2020 Extra-sized first season finale, featuring 30 pages of story! Sunstar and Shiela leave Jesus in charge […]
For those seeking material a bit off the beaten path, allow me to present Nils: The Tree of Life, presented by Magnetic Press in English in hardcover collected format (the source material was originally published in France from 2016-18, in three volumes). An absolutely stunning, almost dreamlike at times artistic wonder, Nils adapts the Nordic myth of Yggdrasil and a variety of cultural mythos and folktales into a fascinating story of nature versus technology and the cycle of life and death.
People around the world are dying at a horrifying rate of a new, treatment-resistant cancer virus. A cancer that metastasizes in days, and kills within two months. Research suggests the disease targets those who have a genetic predisposition toward cancer cancer. Matt Hawkins and Colleen Doran launch a chilling new cryptothriller from Top Cow/Image Comics (12/13).
The Gloom Arcana Studios & MTV Comics Written & Lettered by Tony Lee Illustrated by Dan Boultwood Based on characters & settings created by “Two drunk buys in a bar” Available now! Noir. Pulp. Overly complicated megalomaniacal plots to overthrow the free world. Sarcastic and self-aware dialogue that would get a flinch out of Wade […]