After reading Kaijumax I went in search for more of the comic book work of cartoonist Zander Cannon. What I found was the very special graphic novel “Heck” which is one my personal favourite reads of recent times. Read on to find out what makes this graphic novel so special and why you should read it too.
Earlier in the month Stjepan Sejic put has put up his charming dark fantasy, Death Vigil, up online for free. The intention of doing so is to get it in front of as many eyeballs as possible in order to keep the series alive, and further than the originally intended 8 issues. From there there readers can decide if they enjoyed the series and pick it up digitally or when the trade paperback comes out in July. I’m here to tell you where you can find these free issues and, hopefully, in the process help you discover what could be your new favorite comic.
Dark Horse Comics are no stranger to horror and supernatural comics, being one of best publishers in the genre. This week sees them release Harrow County, a new comic series which mixes the horror they are known for with southern gothic fairy tale elements. Take peek to find an eerie preview inside.
This week sees the début of Dark Engine, a dark fantasy series by writer Ryan Burton and artist John Bivens. Set a world full of horrible Lovecraftian style monsters, Dark Engine isn’t your traditional fantasy series. Expect plenty of dark imagery, gore and twisted magic. Take a look at a preview inside.
Enter a world of magic, danger and wonder in Dark Horse Comics’ new series Eye of Newt. Written and beautifully illustrated by Michael Hague, this four-issue miniseries relates the quest of a young apprentice wizard in which he encounters all kinds of magical creatures. Take a look a look at the preview to discover the beautiful fantasy art.
Combining urban fantasy and globe-spanning adventure, Shutter is the new Image comic series by writer Joe Keatinge and artist Leila del Duca. Filled with excitement and fantastical elements, Shutter is definitely a series that is for those who have a sense of adventure. Take a look at the preview of Shutter #1 inside.
For those waiting for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt later in the year you can get your fix this week with this new miniseries from Dark Horse Comics. We have the cover and a 6 page preview of The Witcher #1, which sees what Geralt gets up to between the books.
Filled with fantasy elements that look to be inspired by J. R. R. Tolkien, Sovereign tells of a world that has a resurgence of magic and magical creatures after a long absence. This series is highly recommended for anyone who digs Lord of the Rings or Game of Thrones. Take a peek at 4 page preview inside.