Mad Cave Studios Announces FLASH GORDON 2024 Publishing Line

By Staff Reports Mad Cave Studios is celebrating the 90th anniversary of FLASH GORDON in a big way!  The full 2024 Flash Gordon publishing program will be unveiled at ComicsPro, by Director of Marketing, Keith Davidsen.  An iconic American comic strip created and originally drawn by Alex Raymond, has become a timeless symbol of thrilling space adventures and heroic exploits. Since […]

Mad Cave Studios Announces GATCHAMAN 2024 Publishing Line

By Staff Reports It’s Mad Cave Studios 10-year anniversary, and what better way to celebrate than to announce their 2024 GATCHAMAN publishing program at ComicsPro! The Gatchaman license, originally acquired in 2023 from Tatsunoko Productions, will feature an exciting new rollout of content featuring an ongoing series with a subsequent Vol. 1 trade release, individual character one-shots, and a Galactor […]

DSTLRY Unmasks Jamie McKelvie’s Gothic Thriller ONE FOR SORROW This June

By Staff Reports DSTLRY, the next-generation publisher redefining creator-owned comic books and collectibles, is proud to announce ONE FOR SORROW, a gothic thriller written and drawn by creator Jamie McKelvie (The Wicked + The Divine, Captain Carter, Batman – One Bad Day: Catwoman, Young Avengers). The first issue will launch in comic book stores and digitally on dstlry.co in June […]

Dick Tracy #1 Review

By Nolan P. SmithEditor When you think about the long history of the comic book artwork, Dick Tracy is a name that echoes throughout time. Debuting as a comic strip in 1931, the hard-boiled adventured of Dick Tracy against a motley crew of thugs and gangsters has resonated with fans ever since. Thanks to Mad Cave Studios, we journey back […]

A Harrowing Adventure in Space in Your First Look at MAN’S BEST #1

By Staff Reports BOOM! Studios revealed a first look at MAN’S BEST #1, the premiere issue of an action-packed sci-fi romp full of heart by Pornsak Pichetshote, writer of the Eisner and Harvey Award-winning The Good Asian, Eisner Award-nominated rising star artist Jesse Lonergan (Miss Truesdale and the Fall of Hyperborea), and letterer Jeff Powell (Infidel). Homeward Bound on an […]

Maverick and 41 Entertainment Announce ‘King Arthur + The Knights of Justice’ with a Modern Twist

By Staff Reports Mad Cave Studios and 41 Entertainment are pleased to announce King Arthur & the Knights of Justice publishing April 24, 2024. The classic 90’s cartoon returns in a new graphic novel! This new take on the 90s cartoon asks: what if the knights of the round table were actually a modern football team transported back in time? […]

Award-winning writer Ray Fawkes and celebrated artist Antonio Fuso team up for SANCTION

By Staff Reports Mad Cave Studios is proud to announce the forthcoming series, SANCTION! This unique tale—crafted by the critically-acclaimed Eisner, Harvey, and Joe Shuster award nominee, Ray Fawkes (Batman Eternal, Wolverines, Black Hammer ’45), and brought to life by the mesmerizing artistry of Antonio Fuso (Wyrd)—delves into the chilling realm of a totalitarian regime, with a vivid portrayal the […]

DSTLRY REVEALS OVERPOWERING OPEN-ORDER VARIANT COVER FROM RYAN STEGMAN FOR WHITE BOAT #1 BY SCOTT SNYDER AND FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA

By Staff Reports DSTLRY revealed a WHITE BOAT #1 open order variant cover by critically acclaimed creator Ryan Stegman (Venom, Spider-Man, She-Hulk) ahead of the issue’s final order cutoff (FOC) this coming weekend. WHITE BOAT reunites the creative team behind Detective Comics and Night of the Ghoul in maritime madness featuring oversized, 48-page perfect bound issues by visionaries Scott Snyder […]

Let’s Kickstart This! The Winter King

By Nolan P. Smith Editor I am back with my favorite column at Pastrami Nation- Let’s Kickstart This! Today, we once again shine down the spotlight on a deserving Kickstarter project, and it’s an amazing one. Enter The Winter King, a wordless graphic novella about a coyote- yes, it already sounds amazing. Here is directly from the Kickstarter page: Featuring […]

UPCOMING YA GRAPHIC NOVEL—A HAUNTED GIRL—EXPLORES REAL WORLD MENTAL HEALTH TOPICS, DEPRESSION THROUGH HORROR LENS THIS MAY

By Staff Reports Co-writers and father-daughter team Ethan Sacks (Star Wars: Bounty Hunters) and Naomi Sacks join forces with fan-favorite artist Marco Lorenzana (Incredible Hulk) for a YA graphic novel that explores real-world mental health struggles through a fantastical lens in the upcoming, A Haunted Girl. It will hit shelves this May from Image Comics. The graphic novel will also […]

Mad Cave Studios: DICK TRACY #1 Coming This April

By Staff Reports Announcing the first look at the DICK TRACY comic book series from Mad Cave Studios, in partnership with Tribune Content Agency and New Wave Comics!  The iconic sleuth returns in this series debut from bestselling and award-winning authors Alex Segura (Secret Identity) and Michael Moreci (Barbaric), and renowned artist Geraldo Borges (Nightwing), with creative consultation from Chantelle […]

HUNDREDS OF YEARS BEFORE THE SKYWALKER SAGA, THE STEADY BLADE OF THE LIGHTSABER BURNED BRIGHT

By Staff Reports Dark Horse Comics Presents “Star Wars: The High Republic Adventures Phase III—Crash Landing” and fan-favorite character Ty Yorrick in “Star Wars: The High Republic Adventures—Saber for Hire” Check them out now! Star Wars: The High Republic Adventures Phase III—Crash LandingThe fight for Light and Life wages on in Star Wars: The High Republic Adventures Phase III—Crash Landing, […]

Limited Exclusive 2023 DCon Product Certification and Drop Authentication

By Staff Reports Berify, a multi-patented authentication solutions and an immersive experience ecosystem, is proud to partner with DesignerCon to introduce the first “Purchased at DesignerCon 2023” and “DCON Exclusive 2023” Stickers. Our state-of-the-art tamper-proof NFC smart tag is compatible with any NFC-enabled smartphone. This innovative feature allows seamless product authentication on the blockchain while unlocking exclusive, enhanced experiences for […]

MARK MILLAR’S “MILLARWORLD” MOVES TO DARK HORSE COMICS WITH “NEMESIS: ROGUES’ GALLERY” AND MORE

By Staff Reports Millarworld, home to Mark Millar’s award-winning series from Wanted to Big Game, Nemesis, Jupiter’s Legacy, The Magic Order, and many more, is moving house to Dark Horse Comics! The extensive publishing partnership will include collections of previously published material as well as five new series in 2024 including a Nemesis comic series, Nemesis: Rogues’ Gallery, and other […]

Mad Cave Studios announces FCBD Silver Titles for 2024

By Staff Reports Mad Cave Studios is excited to announce its 2024 Free Comic Book Day titles including FLASH GORDON and GATCHAMAN, and Papercutz titles ASTERIX and Nickelodeon’s THE LOUD HOUSE!  Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) is the biggest event in the comic book industry—a single day when participating comic book specialty shops across North America and around the world give away […]

Graphic Novel Review: “Where the Body Was”

By Nolan P. SmithEditor Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips are a legendary duo in the realm of graphic novels, known for their intricate storytelling and compelling artwork. Their works like “Criminal,” “Pulp,” and “Fatale” have left indelible marks on the genre. With “Where the Body Was,” they return, steering us into a gripping murder mystery set in the relaxed atmosphere […]

LA COMIC CON 2023 LEVELS UP FOR IT MOST DIVERSE AND INTERACTIVE EXPERIENCE IN SHOW HISTORY

By Staff Reports L.A. Comic Con, Los Angeles’ largest event for comics, gaming, anime, cosplay and pop culture, is excited to announce its full lineup of panels and entertainment for its December 1-3 show. After breaking new ground in 2022 with a record-shattering 126,000 total fans in attendance, event organizers are leveling up the Con experience yet again by doubling […]

Titan Comics announces DON COPPOLA graphic novel

Titan Comics announces Don Coppola, a biographical graphic novel in a cinematic style. It features an in-depth examination of Francis Ford Coppola’s life and films. From Amazing Améziane – creator of Quentin by Tarantino comes volume 2 of his Cine Trilogy of graphic novels. Don Coppola hits shelves June 11, 2024. DON COPPOLA Writer/Artist: Amazing Ameziane Publisher: Titan ComicsSC, 228 pages, FC, […]

Comics Megastars Joe Hill, Jason Ciaramella And Michael Walsh Collaborate On New Creepshow One Shot From Skybound

By Staff Reports Gather round, kiddies, for a special presentation! Today Skybound announced Creepshow: Joe Hill’s Wolverton Station, an all-new one shot of the smash-hit, Eisner Award nominated comic book anthology based on Greg Nicotero’s Shudder TV series produced and licensed by Cartel Entertainment. Season 4 of the hit Shudder TV series of the same name is out now on AMC […]

Magnetic Press brings a visually stunning Graphic Novel about Mankind’s Foray into Colonizing Space

By Staff Reports Now live on Kickstarter, graphic novel publisher Magnetic Press is proud to announce the sci-fi adventure, FRONTIER! From celebrated author and designer Guillaume Singelin (PTSD)—best known for his distinct blend of cartoon-ish, manga-styled characters in gritty, detailed environments—this premium 200-page graphic novel is produced by Studio 619 and is the creator’s most ambitious project to date.  After […]

IDW Unleashes the Cosmic Body Horror Series GOLGOTHA MOTOR MOUNTAIN

By Staff Reports Buckle up for a chaotic ride through a cosmic nightmare in the countryside. IDW Publishing proudly presents GOLGOTHA MOTOR MOUNTAIN, a mind-bending six issue limited series which follows two brothers, Elwood and Vernon, as their life is abruptly turned into trippy terror when an interstellar rock crashes through their meth lab. With one batch left to deliver […]

Comic Book Review: Usagi Yojimbo: Space Usagi – Yokai Hunter One-Shot

By Nolan P. Smith Editor As a long-time admirer of Stan Sakai’s “Usagi Yojimbo,” my journey with the samurai rabbit began in childhood, intertwined with the world of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Over the years, I’ve witnessed the evolution and expansion of this universe, and in this particular one-shot, we’re treated to a perfect blend of classic Usagi elements […]

Army of Darkness/Bubba Ho-Tep team bring latest horror creation to Zoop, Going Green!

In a world where composting human remains is a growing trend, what happens when our loved ones return, growing out of their composted remains into the people they once were? Announcing GOING GREEN, now live on Zoop!Rising star artist Vincenzo Federici (TMNT, Vampirella) joins co-writers Scott Duvall (Diablo House) and novelist and indie filmmaker Sean Reliford (Persons of Interest) for a story rooted in family, death, and how we deal […]

Bring the vibrant B-Sides World to life with QR codes, featuring pop-up animation voiced by Dex Carvey, and Third Wheel Comedy’s Mike Masilotti and Nolan Culver!

By Staff Reports Announcing B-SIDES Volume 1, the FRESHEST new slice-of-life series created and edited by Greg Bourne, now live on Kickstarter! Born from the minds of alt culture enthusiasts from London to L.A., featuring the lead story by Mike London with vibrant and dreamlike artwork by Rich Ivens, Hayley Dwan, and David Arguno, and animation by Theo Duberry. B-Sides […]

Unnatural Order #1 Review

By Nolan P. Smith Editor Vault Comics beckons us into a world beset by darkness in Unnatural Order #1, where the Druid has unleashed a reign of terror that threatens to engulf the land in evil’s unyielding grip. Writer Christopher Yost, artist Val Rodrigues, colorist Dearbhla Kelly, and Andworld Design have conjured a mythic saga that boasts a gratifyingly unexpected […]

Gone #1 Review

By Nolan P. Smith Editor In the dynamic and ever-shifting landscape of comic books, a new publisher has emerged to leave its mark: DSTLRY. With a keen interest in their inaugural offerings, I delved into their latest title, “Gone,” crafted by the amazing Jock, renowned for his chilling “Wytches” saga and his celebrated contributions to the DC Comics universe. “Gone” […]

Invincible, Rick and Morty and More Great Titles are Available on GlobalComix!

By Staff Reports The GlobalComix app is kicking out the gold with a star-studded cast of cartoon characters and fan-favorites! With its all-new slate of publishers on board, fans can slide away from streaming and into the digital reading realm, with comics from Image Comics, Oni Press, Boom! Studios and more, now available on the GlobalComix app, with select titles […]