Daily Archives November 16, 2017

BLAST OFF FOR THRILLING ADVENTURE WITH “ROCKET ROBINSON”

BLAST OFF FOR THRILLING ADVENTURE WITH “ROCKET ROBINSON”

Mummies, Tombs, and Ancient Curses Abound in Sean O’Neill’s “Rocket Robinson and the Pharaoh’s Fortune”

MILWAUKIE, Ore., (November 08, 2017)— Dark Horse Comics is thrilled to bring writer and artist Sean O’Neill’s graphic novel adventure for kids, Rocket Robinson and the Pharaoh’s Fortune, back into print! Successfully funded as a Kickstarter in 2013, Rocket Robinson is described as Indiana Jones meets Tintin and offers action-packed historical fiction perfect for middle-grade readers.

In 1933, the Egyptian capital of Cairo is a buzzing hive of treasure-hunters, thrill-seekers, and adventurers, but to 12-year-old Ronald “Rocket” Robinso...

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The Beautiful Death #1 Review

Writer/Artist: Mathieu Bablet

Publisher: Titan

The world has ended. Dust covers everything, and there are no survivors around. The last man on Earth wanders an empty city, reminiscing on the past, and wondering what happens next, if anything.

The Beautiful Death really manages to live up to its name. The artwork in this comic is breathtaking at times, creating a world that feels lonely and haunted. Days and nights go by, nothing changing, not even the dust. Little details manage to complete this empty shell of a city. Rusted signs and advertisements, laundry left out to dry, now coated in dust, footsteps that might be signs of other survivors, or just the last man of Earth’s own footsteps of days before.

The narration is lyric, almost poetic, and never overwhelms the aesthetics gi...

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WHERE WE LIVE anthology to benefit the survivors of Las Vegas shooting

WHERE WE LIVE ANTHOLOGY TO BENEFIT THE SURVIVORS OF LAS VEGAS SHOOTING
PORTLAND, OR, 10/31/2017 — Image Comics is pleased to announce the forthcoming WHERE WE LIVE anthology curated by JH Williams III, Wendy Wright-Williams, Scott Allie, Dave Stewart, and Image Comics’ Publisher, Eric Stephenson. Proceeds for the anthology will be donated to an existing GoFundMe for the survivors in Vegas, to be announced. Details for submissions will be forthcoming.“On October 1, 2017, Las Vegas, Nevada suffered the worst mass shooting in modern American history, resulting in 58 deaths and over 500 injured. It broke my heart. Las Vegas is my home,” said Williams. “I felt like something needed to be done to help in a unique way...
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