Comic Previews – BLOODSHOT REBORN #1 & UNITY #17 from Valiant Comics

Bloodshot returns with a new monthly series, Bloodshot Reborn, continuing from the events from The Valiant  and the latest issue of team up series Unity Bloodshot Reborn #1 A $3.99 Comic, 40 pgs, Rated T+ Written by Jeff Lemire Art by Mico Suayan with Jeff Lemire Cover A by Juan Doe Cover B by Mico Suayan Cover C by Dave Johnson Cover D by Lewis Larosa Valiant Next Variant by Mico Suayan & Tom Muller Variant Cover by Jeff Lemire Variant Cover by Butch Guice B&W Sketch Variant by Lewis Larosa Blank Cover Also Available From New York Times best-selling writer … Continue reading

Comic Review – Ivar, Timewalker #3 from Valiant Comics

IVAR, TIMEWALKER #3 A $3.99 Comic, 32 pgs. Rated T+Written by Fred Van Lente Art by Clayton Henry Cover A by Raul Allen  Cover B by Brian Level  Variant Cover by Michael Walsh  Variant Cover by Ramon Villalobos    The Skinny: Ivar Anni-Padda, the Timewalker and Dr. Neela his companion, continue their time travel adventures, stepping into a world of adventure, mystery, drama and moral dilemmas. This time, Dr. Neela step into the past and encounter an old/new friend, Gilad Anni-Padda the Eternal Warrior at the same time that Neela ask why not kill Hitler if you have the chance. … Continue reading

Valiant Comics Preview – Divinity #2, Ivar Timewalker #3

Valiant has been kickin’ it in the news department this week, when word got out they inked a 9 figure deal to develop their characters for film and TV with Chinese media company DMG Here’s a look of what they have coming out this week that may be turning up in theatres in the not too distant future. DIVINITY #2 (of 4) A $3.99 Valiant Prestige Comic, 32 pgs. Rated T+ Writer: Matt Kindt Artist: Trevor Hairsine Cover A by Jelena Kevic-Djurdjevic Cover B by Tom Muller Variant Cover by Rafa Sandoval Variant Cover by Diego Bernard Variant Cover by … Continue reading

Timewalking with Fred Van Lente and Clayton Henry

  2015 sees the critically acclaimed publish launch the next phase, aptly named Valiant Next.   The first new ongoing series Ivar, Timewalker arrives in stores this week, from creative team Fred Van Lente (writer) and Clayton Henry (artist). The series stars the third and oldest immortal Anni-Padda brother, Ivar. As the series title might suggest, he can also travel in time. I recently sat down with both Van Lente and Henry to talk about their new series, time travel, the collaborative process, and epic nature of comic book story telling. Van Lente and Henry were responsible for the Archer & … Continue reading

NYCC 2014 – Valiant Next – The Valiant, Rai, X-O Manowar and Beyond

Valiant Comics continues its mission to make the best comics, and at this year’s New York Comic Con they showcased their Valiant Next campaign, highlighting some of their upcoming books for 2015.  They also brought along a phalanx of their creators to talk to fans about the next wave of Valiant Entertainment. First up is the next big event, The Valiant, from Unity scribe Matt Kindt and Valiant newcomers Jeff Lemire (Animal Man, Sweet Tooth) and Eisner Award winning artist Paolo Rivera (Daredevil). Here’s the video trailer, for the 4 issue series, which hits comic shops in December. The Valiant is … Continue reading