Dave McKean and Dark Horse Comic Partner on Black Dog

Dark Horse Comics  and Dave McKean are partnering on a new graphic novel – Black Dog: The Dreams of Paul Nash, based on the life of surrealist painter Paul Nash. McKean’s last outing with Dark Horse, Pictures that Tick: Volume I and II, showcased the artists bold storytelling technique, mingling prose and art in a series of vignettes that worked independently. Black Dog seems to be a fully realized story from start to finish. Here’s what Dark Horse had to say about it: Black Dog takes biographical moments from Paul Nash’s life and explorations of his work, writing, and imagination … Continue reading

Staff Picks – What To Get This Week – August 20, 2014

        Yes it is! It’s Wendesday, New Comic Day and here we are to tell you what it is you should be spending that precious little disposable income you have after bidding on Stephen Armell’s autographed Arrow scripts this week.   TOP OF THE STACK The Multiversity #1 – DC Comics Writer: Grant Morrison Art:  Ivan Reis, Joe Prado What DC says: The biggest adventure in DC’s history is here! Join visionary writer Grant Morrison, today’s most talented artists, and a cast of unforgettable characters from 52 alternative Earths of the known DC Multiverse! Prepare to meet … Continue reading