Superhero 2044 - Checker - Promo Art

New Life for “Superhero 2044” RPG?

Checker Book Publishing Group has announced that it has purchased the publishing rights to the classic super hero themed role playing game Superhero 2044 from Gamescience Publishing. Artists on board for the project include Simon Bisley, Val Mayverik, Rudy Nebres, Bill Sienkiewicz and Herb Trimpe. The company plans a Kickstarter program later this year toContinue reading New Life for “Superhero 2044” RPG?

Arrow Video: The Hound of the Baskervilles

Celebrating Sherlock Holmes “The Hound of the Baskervilles” in comics as Blu-Ray Hammer film release announced

Arrow Video will release a Blu-Ray edition of Hammer Films‘ classic Sherlock Holmes adaptation, The Hound of the Baskervilles, on 1st June 2015, so we thought we’d chart some of the story’s comics retellings by way of marking the event. Sherlock Holmes is the most filmed character of all time – but it is arguably this 1959 re-tellingContinue reading Celebrating Sherlock Holmes “The Hound of the Baskervilles” in comics as Blu-Ray Hammer film release announced

James Hudnall releases ‘Age of Heroes’ short story collection

US comics creator James Hudnall has just released his first novel – a collection of Age of Heroes short stories based on the comic strips created with John Ridgway, initially published by James in the 1990s under his own Halloween Comics imprint, then by Image Comics. Some of the story also featured in colour forContinue reading James Hudnall releases ‘Age of Heroes’ short story collection

Gentlemen of the Apocalypse by Batton Lash

Aces Weekly – back on your (computer) screens!

The latest volume of Aces Weekly showcases some of the brightest talent from across the globe in an exclusively digital weekly comic art magazine – and its fifth volume, a seven-issue, seven-week run – has just launched. Published by David Lloyd – the guy who gave you V For Vendetta – Aces Weekly gives greatContinue reading Aces Weekly – back on your (computer) screens!

Hudnall, Mayverik deliver ‘Blue Cat’ for Aces Weekly

This stunning promo piece by Val Mayerik is for a new strip, Blue Cat by James Hudnall, appearing in the next issue of the digital comic Aces Weekly (acesweekly.co.uk) this month (December). In the story, Cindy Sparks is a 16 year old girl who gets into serious trouble and is soon haunted by the ghostContinue reading Hudnall, Mayverik deliver ‘Blue Cat’ for Aces Weekly