24 PANELS Anthology Will Feature Contributions from Alan Moore, Kieron Gillen & More, Will Benefit Survivors of Grenfell Fire

By Staff Reports Image Comics is pleased to announce the forthcoming 24 PANELS Anthology, curated by New York Times bestselling creator Kieron Gillen (THE WICKED + THE DIVINE, PHONOGRAM) with co-editor Steve Thompson, and featuring work from some of the most celebrated storytellers and artists in the industry. As The Guardian reported yesterday in an exclusive scoop, this charity anthology […]

The Farmhand #1 Review: Planting Creativity

By Nolan P. Smith When Rob Guillory co-created one of the most off the wall and well-executed series with Chew, I knew I have to pick up his latest book. Image Comics’ The Farmhand plants the seeds to a world full of intrigue, mystery and the weirdest crops you will ever see, and that is saying a lot if you […]

New Lieutenants of Metal #1 Review

By Ralph Simbulan (@qualitycontra) New Lieutenants of Metal is written by Jim Casey (Ben 10, Wildcats 3.0) and illustrated by Ulises Farinas (Gamma, Judge Dredd). Visually at home with modern day cartoons, this series is a mash-up of metal and superhero. As a disclaimer, I must admit I am not the most metal of metalfolk that I know. I would […]

Image Comics/Skybound Entertainment to Release Surprise Robert Kirkman Series DIE!DIE!DIE! Tomorrow

By Staff Reports In a shocking move, Image/Skybound Entertainment dropped the first issue of an all-new series by comics titans Robert Kirkman (THE WALKING DEAD, OUTCAST BY KIRKMAN & AZACETA, OBLIVION SONG), Scott M. Gimple (Punisher: Nightmare, writer and producer for The Walking Dead TV adaptation on AMC), and Chris Burnham (Batman Incorporated, NAMELESS, NIXON’S PALS, OFFICER DOWNE), with colors by […]

Millar Reveals Another Hit Series Up His Sleeve in The Magic Order

By Staff Reports Comics titan Mark Millar and Olivier Coipel (Amazing Spider-Man, Thor) launched Netflix’s THE MAGIC ORDER #1 last week to overwhelming critical acclaim and fan enthusiasm and, as reported upon by Deadline.com, broke industry records with some of the highest pre-order numbers in two decades. “An important note to retailers: There will be no second printing on The […]

The Magic Order #1 Review: The Dark Side of Magic

By Nolan P. Smith Magic has been all the rage for years now. Harry Potter made magic a phenomenon, and rightfully so. But with Image Comics, and in partnership with Netflix, new mature readers series, The Magic Order, there are no magical schools, no room for learning the ropes: in this debut issue, we see the dark and violent side […]

The Weatherman Takes Industry by Storm

By Staff Reports Image Comics is pleased to announce that, in order to keep up with overwhelming customer demand, THE WEATHERMAN #1 by Jody LeHeup (SHIRTLESS BEAR-FIGHTER!) and Nathan Fox (DMZ, HAUNT, Dark Reign: Zodiac) is being fast-tracked for a second printing. “I know Nathan and I speak for the whole team when we say that we’re thrilled by the tremendous […]

Beowulf Trade Paperback Trailer Revealed

By Staff Reports The trade paperback edition of Image Comics’ English translation of Santiago García (The Ladies-in-Waiting) and David Rubín’s (RUMBLE, Ether) Eisner-nominated BEOWULF hits stores this September. García and Rubín’s graphic novel breathes new life into the epic tale of BEOWULF, the myth that has endured for a thousand years and influenced generations of authors and filmmakers. In it, […]

Star of New SPAWN Film Revealed: Oscar-winning Actor Jamie Foxx

By Staff Reports In an exclusive scoop, Deadline broke the news that Jamie Foxx is set to play the titular character in Todd McFarlane’s forthcoming Blumhouse Productions adaptation of SPAWN. This newest adaptation—a gritty, R-rated reimagining—marks Image President, co-founder and SPAWN creator, Todd McFarlane’s film directorial debut. McFarlane, an Emmy/Grammy-winning producer/director is also on board as screenwriter and co-producer with […]

Liefeld Variant Introduces New Character—The Pouch—To Highly Anticipated BLOODSTRIKE BRUTALISTS

By Staff Reports Image Comics is pleased to reveal a very special Rob Liefeld variant cover to the #23 issue of Liefeld’s highly anticipated BLOODSTRIKE BRUTALISTS arc featuring story and artwork by Michel Fiffe (COPRA). This variant cover introduces an all-new character—The Pouch! “Since the moment I introduced The Pouch on my social media, the fans have exploded with support and […]

Shanghai Red #1 Review: Ride It Like You Stole It

By Nolan P. Smith In a break from the plethora of superhero books on the market, Image Comics brings us a high sea adventure of revenge and despair. Enter Shanghai Red. From Christopher Sebela, Joshua Hixson, and Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou comes a grim and dark tale of one person’s drive for revenge. Jack is one of many shanghaied from his home […]

The Last Siege #1 Review: Live by the Sword

By Nolan P. Smith I love the medieval era, it’s such an interesting time period. Knights and chivalry, scandal and swordplay. With Image Comics’ The Last Siege, we get a gloomy look at a kingdom on the edge of tyranny, complete with a mysterious stranger in tow. From Landry Q. Walker, Justin Greenwood, Eric Jones, Patrick Brosseau, and Keith Wood, […]

Stellar #1 Review- It’s Stellar!

By Jesse Ramirez Image Comics’ Stellar #1 sets up an interesting premise to what will surely be a lengthy series. This first issue is no doubt the tip of the iceberg, and it’s already got my full interest! Stellar #1 is a space story, which can be difficult to maneuver, but it seems the writers have done a great job […]

Cold Spots—a chilling new horror series set to be the hottest read of the Summer

By Staff Reports Psychological terror, the undead, and a supernaturally bitter cold come together in this spine-tingling new series, COLD SPOTS, from Cullen Bunn (REGRESSION, Harrow County) and Mark Torres (Zombies vs. Robots: Undercity) launching from Image Comics this August. Ten years ago, Dan Kerr turned his back on his wife and unborn daughter. Now, both mother and child have […]

Crowded- A Pulse Pounding New Thriller for Fans of Black Mirror

By Staff Reports Eisner-nominated writer Christopher Sebela (Heartthrob, We(l)come Back, Harley Quinn), Ro Stein & Ted Brandt (Captain Marvel, Raven: The Pirate Princess), Triona Farrell (Runaways, Mech Cadet Yu), and Cardinal Rae (BINGO LOVE, ROSE) team up for the forthcoming thriller, CROWDED, set to launch from Image Comics this August. Ten minutes in the future, the world runs on an […]

YASLA Pick Green Monk Returns in an All-New Original Graphic Novel from Image Comics

By Staff Reports Brandon Dayton once again brings mythical Russia to life in the highly anticipated continuation to YALSA’s “Top Ten Great Graphic Novels for Teens” listed comic in GREEN MONK: BLOOD OF THE MARTYRS—an original graphic novel coming to Image Comics this September. “So excited to be bringing the Green Monk to a wider audience through Image,” said Dayton. “This is […]

Eisner winner Eric Shanower’s AGE OF BRONZE returns with full-color editions

By Staff Reports Eric Shanower (The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, Little Nemo: Return to Slumberland) will release all-new full-color editions of his acclaimed historical fiction series beginning this September with AGE OF BRONZE, VOL. 1: A THOUSAND SHIPS. Helen runs off with Paris. Agamemnon declares war on Troy. Achilles hides among girls. Odysseus goes mad. And that’s only the beginning. […]

The Gravediggers Union #6 Review- The Tipping Point

By Jesse Ramirez Image Comics’ The Gravediggers Union series continues on its enthralling journey of both excellence and wickedness! There are a lot of things that work about this series, and I find that the overall tone and scope of these comics are among the principal points of enjoyment for me. Everything comes together to form a cohesive experience for […]

Sizzling DEATH OR GLORY Shifts Into Top Gear with 2nd Printing

By Staff Reports New York Times bestselling writer Rick Remender (DEADLY CLASS, SEVEN TO ETERNITY, LOW, BLACK SCIENCE, FEAR AGENT) and legendary superstar artist Bengal’s high-octane new series—DEATH OR GLORY—is headed at high speed back to print in order to keep up with massive customer demand. In DEATH OR GLORY, readers meet Glory, raised off the grid in a convoy […]

Barrier #1 Review

By Ralph Simbulan It is through a beheaded horse’s trachea that Barrier #1 begins, a book by Brian K. Vaughn, Marcos Martin, and Munsta Vicente. Originally offered as a digital-only book via Panel Syndicate, the first issue is now available through Image Comics. Given the serious climate of recent days (that kind of “World War” serious), this is fitting. It […]

Skyward #1 Review: The World Turned Upside Down

By Nolan P. Smith What if gravity just stopped existing? How would everyday life be? That’s the premise of Image Comics latest hit debut, Skyward. From Joe Henderson, Lee Garbett, Antonio Fabela, Simon Bowland, and Rick Lopez Jr, this is one heck of a first issue. The story focuses on Willa, who lost her mom the day gravity went away, […]

STELLAR takes off this June

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– Writer Joseph Keatinge (GLORY, SHUTTER) and legendary artist Bret Blevins (New Mutants, Sleepwalker) team up for the spacefaring series STELLAR—created by Robert Kirkman and Marc Silvestri—this June from Image Comics/Skybound Entertainment. Stellar was taken as a child and transformed into the ultimate weapon, one that would end an intergalactic war. She succeeded…at everything except finding […]

Brutal revenge tale SHANGHAI RED delves into the underside of Portland history—literally

By Staff Reports Eisner-nominated writer Christopher Sebela (High Crimes, Heartthrob, We(l)come Back), artist Joshua Hixson (The Black Woods), and letterer Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou (Felix & Macabber) team up for the all-new revenge thriller SHANGHAI RED, coming this June from Image Comics. “Moving to Portland, Oregon was the thing that jump-started my comics career, so I wanted to pay it back the […]