Valiant Celebrates 25 years at Special Edition: NYC

25 years ago, Valiant Comics was born. To celebrate, the publisher has been on a tour this spring, going to comic cons around the country, telling fans about their special event this summer, Book of Death. We caught up with Team Valiant at Special Edition: NYC this weekend where we got the low down, on this event, and everything else they have planned this summer. Book of Death is a four issue miniseries that “will define the Valiant Universe for the next century”.   X-O Manowar scribe, Robert Venditti pens this summer’s event, with the art chores split between  Robert Gill … Continue reading

Comic Review – The Valiant #4 from Valiant Comics

  THE VALIANT #4 (of 4) A $3.99 Valianr Prestige Comic Rated T+ Written by Jeff Lemire & Matt Kindt Art And Cover by Paolo Rivera Interlocking Variant Cover by Jeff Lemire & Matt Kindt ( Variant Cover by Francesco Francavilla The Good The writing There has been no doubt about the quality of this series because of the sheer talent involved. But it should be again be emphasized on how good an issue this is. Although this series had most of the major players in the shared universe involved, the focus remains on Gilad, Kay and Bloodshot against the Immortal Enemy. … Continue reading

Staff Picks – What to get this Week, Wednesday March 11

Want to make sure you check out the Staff Picks before you head out to your local comic shop? Follow Exiled in Geeksville on Facebook and Twitter! Now for this week… TOP OF THE STACK Southern Cross #1 from Image Comics Writer:  Becky Cloonan Art: Andy Belanger – Lee Loughridge What Image says: NOW BOARDING: Southern Cross, tanker flight 73 to TITAN! Alex Braith is on board retracing her sister’s steps to the refinery moon, hoping to collect her remains and find some answers. The questions keep coming though—how did her sister die? Where did her cabin mate disappear to? … Continue reading

Comic Review – Ninjak #1 from Valiant Comics

  Ninjak #1 A $3.99 comic, 40 pages, Rated T+ Written by Matt Kindt Art by Clay Mann with Butch Guice Cover A by Lewis Larosa Cover B by Clay Mann Cover C by Dave Johnson Cover D by Marguerite Sauvage Blank cover also available Valiant Next variant by Trevor Hairsine & Tom Muller Character design variant by Clay Mann B&W Sketch variant by Lewis Larosa   The Skinny: Ninjak is back ladies and gentlemen, and he is smooth. How smooth? Smooth as a baby’s backside. In this story we have an introduction to a spy that is at the … Continue reading

Valiant Previews – Ninjak #1! Unity #16

  Valiant’s all in with uberscribe Matt Kindt this week. The Mind MGMT and Rai writer has two titles coming out this week for the publisher, Unity#15 with artist Pere Perez and the hotly awaited Ninjak #1, with lead story art by Clay Mann, and second feature, Ninjak: the Lost Files penciled by Butch Guice. Here’s a preview of what you’ll find in stores this Wednesday, March 11th   UNITY #16 War on the HOMEFRONT! After a violent and devastating battle, the Eternal Warrior – one of the world’s immortals, and its greatest wager of war – must once again grapple … Continue reading