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The Descender/Ascender Timeline

January 25, 2019

In the upcoming Ascender, Jeff Lemire and Dustin Nguyen present the next chapter of the thrilling epic that began with Descender. This timeline shows the sheer scope of their sci-fi/fantasy hybrid.

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Q&A: Little Girls’ Nicholas Aflleje and Sarah DeLaine Unleash a Mythical Predator

January 25, 2019

The new graphic novel Little Girls—from the creative team of writer Nicholas Aflleje, artist Sarah DeLaine, colorist Ashley Lanni-Hoye, and letterer Adam Wollet—is an eerie horror story that follows two adolescents as they discover an ancient monstrosity in East Africa.

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Deadly Class 101: Learn the Backstories of Marcus, Maria, Saya, and Kings Dominion's Most Lethal Students

January 23, 2019

Discover the characters behind Rick Remender and Wes Craig's Deadly Class comic and hit SYFY television series.

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Deadly Class 101: What You Need to Know About Rick Remender and Wes Craig’s Brutal Comic Book Epic

January 16, 2019 | Sam Stone

Checking out SYFY's Deadly Class? Here's the lowdown on the comic, now in its fifth year.

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Oliver’s Gary Whitta and Darick Robertson Twist a Literary Classic Into a Sci-Fi Social Nightmare

January 15, 2019 | Robert Tutton

In Oliver, writer Gary Whitta and Darick Robertson envision Charles Dickens' tale of class warfare into a sweeping dystopian sci-fi epic.

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Self/Made Artist Eduardo Ferigato on Crafting Genre-Spanning Worlds and Legendary Warfare

January 10, 2019

Brazilian artist Eduardo Ferigato describes his process—from photo reference to thumbnails to shading—on his electric comic with writer Mat Groom, Self/Made.

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Gunning For Hits' Jeff Rougvie and Moritat Expose the Seedy Underbelly of the Music Industry

January 8, 2019 | Tobias Carroll

In the new comic series Gunning For Hits, music executive Jeff Rougvie, artist Moritat, and colorist/letterer Casey Silver introduce Martin Mills—a morally ambiguous A&R rep attempting to snag the next big band by any means necessary.

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Little Bird’s Darcy Van Poelgeest and Ian Bertram Craft a Fever Dream About Resistance and Identity

December 21, 2018

Little Bird, the new comic from writer Darcy Van Poelgeest and artist Ian Bertram, offers the intoxicating, dystopian journey of a young girl rebelling against an oppressive theocracy.

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“So much straight-up murder”: Assassin Nation’s Kyle Starks and Erica Henderson on Launching their New Comedy Blockbuster

December 21, 2018

Assassin Nation, the new action-comedy comic from writer Kyle Starks and artist Erica Henderson, unites 20 bloodthirsty, absurd contract killers to protect a crime overlord. Laughs and violence ensue.

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Greg Rucka and Michael Lark Resurrect Their Class Warfare Epic in Lazarus: Risen

December 21, 2018

Writer Greg Rucka and artist Michael Lark return to their biting sci-fi saga, Lazarus, with a new number-one issue and quarterly format.

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Hardcore’s Andy Diggle and Alessandro Vitti Explore the Ethics and Action of Out-Of-Body Warfare

December 14, 2018 | Vernon Miles

Hardcore, the new sci-fi action epic from writer Andy Diggle and artist Alessandro Vitti, envisions a world where spies remotely occupy the bodies of state enemies the world over.

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Jesusfreak’s Joe Casey & Benjamin Marra Resurrect the Christian Messiah as a Kung Fu Demon Slayer

December 13, 2018 | Jakob Free

Jesusfreak, the new hardcover graphic novel from Joe Casey and Benjamin Marra, offers a two-fisted pulp take on the founder of Christianity.

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The 2018 Image Comics Holiday Gift Guide

December 7, 2018

Do you need some help buying for others or don't know what to ask Santa for? Let this handy yuletide guide show you the best Image Comics to snatch this holiday season.

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Self/Made's Mat Groom and Eduardo Ferigato Get Existential with a New Fantasy/Sci-Fi Epic

December 6, 2018 | Tobias Carroll

In Self/Made, Mat Groom and Eduardo Ferigato construct a winding fantasy/sci-fi hybrid that follows Amala, a warrior thrust from her realm to meet her unexpected creator.

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An Oral History of the Warren Ellis Forum

December 5, 2018 | Joshua Rivera; Main Image Photography by Ellen J. Rogers

The Warren Ellis Forum wasn't just an online tool for comic creators to banter and barb; it was a breeding ground for the voices that would define the medium in the years to come. In this oral history from Joshua Rivera, a host of the forum's most activist participants discuss how one man and his website catalyzed a new era of sequential art.

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