Daily Archives August 20, 2019

Stone Star #2

Stone Star #2 Cover

Stone Star is a stone Babylon 5 that lands on planets. I think this is an example of a comic reaching for an Amazon movie deal!

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Tommy Gun Wizards #1

Tommy Gun Wizards #1

Written by Christian Ward
Art by Sami Kivelä
Colors by Christian Ward & Dee Cunniffe
Letters by Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou
Edited by Daniel Chabon and Chuck Howitt
Published through Dark Horse Comics

Magic is illegal in this Prohibition Era mini-series featuring the writing debut of comic artist Christian Ward (Thor, Invisible Kingdom).

As Ward tells it:

“Eliot Ness and his team of Untouchables work overtime taking on dangerous criminals that hide in the seedy underbelly of 1930s Chicago. Except in this world, Al Capone isn’t dealing in alcohol, but in magic. With Lick, a drug that grants magical powers to anyone who ingests it, mobsters become wizards, ordinary men become monsters, and darker secrets than Ness can imagine lie at the heart of it all.”

The concept itself has merit:

The r...

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