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Gail Simone Named as Chief Architect of CATALYST PRIME Universe

Gail Simone Named as Chief Architect of CATALYST PRIME Universe

ST. LOUIS, MO—Just over one year since the Catalyst Prime Universe debuted to much acclaim throughout the landscape of pop culture, Lion Forge unveils the next phase in comics’ most inclusive and diverse group of heroes with the announcement of the addition of comic book thought leader Gail Simone serving as chief architect of the

Lion Forge teams with Know Yourself for DEBIAN PERL: DIGITAL DETECTIVE

ST. LOUIS—Days before the opening of the exhibit hall at Comic-Con International 2018, Lion Forge reveals a new series for middle-grade readers developed in conjunction with computer scientist and entrepreneur Tim Howe’s Know Yourself, the Oakland, California–based public benefit corporation dedicated to self-literacy in early education. “Know Yourself was founded on the belief that character and story are essential to

Lion Forge Launches Caracal Imprint with QUANTUM MECHANICS by Jeff Weigel

As the library world descends upon New Orleans this week for the American Library Association’s annual conference, the most talked about graphic novel publisher unveils plans for the first title under the Caracal banner. “Quantum Mechanics was one of my very first acquisitions at Lion Forge, and I’m so glad its publication is coinciding with the

Thummler’s SHEETS Coming to Lion Forge

ST. LOUIS, MO—Artist Brenna Thummler’s work has appeared in such publications as the Washington Post and the New York Times. In 2017, she adapted the beloved Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery into a graphic novel alongside writer Mariah Marsden. This August, Lion Forge is proud to release her debut original graphic novel, Sheets! “There are times we all feel

Lion Forge Announces Editorial Expansion with Meadows & Gore

ST. LOUIS, MO—Lion Forge announces new hires in its editorial department today, including industry veterans Amanda Meadows and Shawna Gore. These two join the rapidly growing publisher alongside multiple hires across the company’s operational staff, to be announced in the coming days. “As Lion Forge continues to ramp up our editorial group to best meet

Gene Ha’s MAE Coming to Lion Forge

ST LOUIS, MO–Today at the annual ComicsPRO meeting in Portland, the St. Louis based publisher of “comics for everyone” announces the publication of Gene Ha’s Mae. The book made its debut on Kickstarter in 2015, where the project surpassed its initial goal by over $50,000! Mae saw a second life serialized at Dark Horse, and

Lion Forge Announces PUERTO RICO STRONG Benefit Anthology

ST LOUIS, MO–Just over two months since Hurricane Maria plowed through Puerto Rico with a destructive force that left island residents desperate for survival or forced to flee to the U.S. mainland, the island is still struggling to rebound. Today, the St Louis publisher announces their commitment to relief efforts with the publication of Puerto Rico Strong, a comics anthology

Lion Forge to Publish Hazel Newlevant’s NO IVY LEAGUE

ST LOUIS, MO–Lion Forge will publish Hazel Newlevant’s debut graphic memoir, No Ivy League in late 2018. Hoping to make money to see an out-of-town concert, 17-year-old Hazel Newlevant takes a summer job clearing ivy from the forest in her home town of Portland, Oregon. Homeschooled, affluent, and sheltered, Hazel finds her job working side by side

Review: CATALYST PRIME: INCIDENTALS #1

CATALYST PRIME: INCIDENTALS #1 Written by Joe Casey Art by Larry Stroman, Rob Still, Said Temofonte, Snakebite Cortez Published by Lion Forge Release Date: August 23, 2017 Lion Forge has enlisted veterans Joe Casey and Larry Stroman to help build their Catalyst Prime universe with Incidentals #1, the first “team book” in the new superhero

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