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Review: PUNK’S NOT DEAD #1

Review: PUNK’S NOT DEAD #1

There’s a school of thought that believes punk’s defining characteristic was obnoxiousness. For these people, Sid Vicious is the most important icon of the 20th century, not so much for who he actually was but who he represented: the “lazy sod” masses not only left unchecked but granted celebrity status. It’s this thinking that led

Review: ASSASSINISTAS #1

ASSASSINISTAS #1 Written by Tini Howard Art by Gilbert Hernandez, Rob Davis, and Aditya Bidikar Edited by Shelly Bond and Chase Marotz Published by IDW Publishing/Black Crown Release Date: December 20, 2017 When news first broke that Quentin Tarantino was in talks to develop a Star Trek movie, millions were understandably upset and inconsolable because

Exclusive: BLACK CROWN Solicitations for March 2018

IDW Publishing and Black Crown have provided Comicosity with an exclusive first look at covers and solicit information for their March 2018 titles! Assassinistas #4— Cover A: Gilbert Hernandez Tini Howard (w) • Gilbert Hernandez (a & c) • Rob Davis (colorist) “Stay Sexy, Don’t Get Replaced.” THEN: Rox returns with new scars. Not a

Review: KID LOBOTOMY #3

KID LOBOTOMY #3 Written by Peter Milligan Art by Tess Fowler, Lee Loughridge, and Aditya Bidikar Published by IDW Publishing/Black Crown Release Date: December 13, 2017 After a debut issue that felt like a suitcase full of too familiar references and stereotypes, followed by what felt like a complete abandonment of narrative pretentions in favor

Preview: KID LOBOTOMY #2

Kid Lobotomy #2 Peter Milligan (w) • Tess Fowler (a & c) Lee Loughridge (colours) Aditya Bidikar (letters) “A Lad Insane, Part Two: Vile Bodies,” Failed rock star and medical guinea pig Kid Lobotomy apparently lies dying in America’s weirdest hotel: The Suites, where delusion is always your dirty one-night stand. Take a tour of the

Review: BLACK CROWN QUARTERLY #1

BLACK CROWN QUARTERLY #1 Creative Team: Rob Davis, Cathi Unsworth, Cara McGee, Will Potter, Carl Puttnam, Philip Bond, Aditya Bidikar, David Barnett, Martin Simmonds, Jamie Coe, Tini Howard, Gilbert Hernandez, Peter Milligan, Tess Fowler, Lee Loughridge, Cindy Whitehead, Nicole Goux, Frank Quitely Published by Black Crown Release Date: October 25th, 2017 If you have not

IDW’s Black Crown Expands with ASSASSINISTAS and PUNKS NOT DEAD

Situated at the cross street of Great Yarn and Canon, the Black Crown Pub anchors a peculiar street where characters commingle and corrupt. As previously announced, notorious editor Shelly Bond has opened up shop at IDW Publishing and is hurtling towards the launch of her creator-owned imprint, Black Crown. Peter Milligan (Britannia, Shade, the Changing

Bond Kicks off BLACK CROWN with Milligan & Fowler’s KID LOBOTOMY

San Diego, CA (March 31, 2017) – Earlier this month, Shelly Bond made headlines when she announced BLACK CROWN, her new creator-owned imprint during IDW’s ECCC panel. She’s back at it again, this time at WonderCon, with juicy details to divulge about how Black Crown is taking shape, and she’s invited Peter Milligan and Tess

Shelly Bond Launches BLACK CROWN Imprint With IDW Publishing

San Diego, CA (March 3, 2017) – IDW Publishing is thrilled to announce the arrival of Shelly Bond to its editorial ranks. One of the most respected and admired editors among her peers, Bond previously served as VP-Executive Editor of DC Comics’ Vertigo imprint. With over two decades of comic-industry experience to draw from, Bond’s

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