Dark Horse Comics editor Daniel Chabon

Black Hammer editor Daniel Chabon joins Comics Uncovered creating comics line-up in Birmingham this September

Black Hammer editor Daniel Chabon has joined the line up for the comic creator-focused Comics Uncovered conference, taking place in Birmingham in September. Daniel is an Eisner-nominated comic book and graphic novel editor at Portland-based Dark Horse Comics. He has a master’s degree in book publishing from Portland State University and a law degree fromContinue reading Black Hammer editor Daniel Chabon joins Comics Uncovered creating comics line-up in Birmingham this September

Savant - Promotional Art

Jim Alexander and Will Pickering’s SF project “Savant” lands in Dark Horse Presents

Savant, a comic strip originally published by British small-press publisher Planet Jimbot, is to be serialised from March onwards in multi-Eisner award-winning Dark Horse Presents. Introducing Lode from the planet Savant, having gone walkabout around the universe, she chooses to chronicle the lives of the dying. As a result seeks out war zones. She isContinue reading Jim Alexander and Will Pickering’s SF project “Savant” lands in Dark Horse Presents

Lead Poisoning: The Pencil Art of Geof Darrow

Dark Horse Comics announces “Lead Poisoning: The Pencil Art of Geof Darrow”

Geof Darrow’s slick, precise inks and stunning detail have amazed comics fans for decades, from his early work with Moebius to Hard Boiled, his first collaboration with Frank Miller, to the overwhelming success of his current series, The Shaolin Cowboy. “Geof Darrow is a master,” enthuses fellow artist Frank Quitely. “His combination of technical ability andContinue reading Dark Horse Comics announces “Lead Poisoning: The Pencil Art of Geof Darrow”

Buffy: The High School Years—Parental Parasite

Buffy the Vampire Slayer, 20 Years On – new Dark Horse project in the works

It’s been twenty years since the hit show Buffy the Vampire Slayer first premiered on Fox in the US and Dark Horse Comics is celebrating with the release of the third installment of Buffy: The High School Years, featuring executive producer Joss Whedon, author Kel McDonald (Misfits of Avalon), and artist Yishan Li (Buffy: TheContinue reading Buffy the Vampire Slayer, 20 Years On – new Dark Horse project in the works

Colour work for the Tarzan animated film by John Watkiss

In Praise Of… Artist John Watkiss

“Painting and art for me is a means of showing the world a vision which  I have seen with my mind not with my eyes – which I use merely as a means of perception. I call this ‘Mindsight’. – John Watkiss John Watkiss – considered by the comics community as very much an “artist’s artist”Continue reading In Praise Of… Artist John Watkiss