After a few months of brain-eating, Gwen Dylan thinks she knows all there is to know about being a zombie. But she's dead wrong. When the mysterious mummy Amon takes her on the "Magical Memory Tour" in iZOMBIE #4, and reveals secrets from Ancient Egypt to modern-day Oregon, Gwen quickly discovers that the world is much, much stranger than she ever imagined. Meanwhile, the monster-hunters close in on Claire the vampire, and Spot the were-terrier deals with the fallout of last issue's startling revelation.
The Witch Queen seems to think that Fig is very important, but the more time they spend together, the more the Witch Queen has her doubts in House of Mystery #28 written by Matt Sturges and artist by Luca Rossi. Plus, this month's short story is illustrated by cover artist Esao Andrews (FABLES: 1001 NIGHTS OF SNOWFALL) and stars the dearly departed Poet.
Over the years the Vertigo imprint has produced smart, shocking and critically acclaimed series such as The Sandman, Preacher, Y: The Last Man, Hellblazer and Fables, to name a few. Now, Vertigo’s latest ongoings are poised to join those legendary ranks.
FABLES panels at San Diego Comic Con are always full of excitement. Last year Bill wrote a special one page story illustrated by Mark Buckingham which was handed out exclusively to those in attendance. Well, what’s in store for FABLES fans this year? FABLES writer extraordinaire, Bill Willingham gives us a hint:
Gwen sets out to solve the murder of “dead Fred,” you know, the guy from Halloween. And Spot is finding it really difficult to keep his secret life as a were-terrier from his coworkers. Now, let’s bask in the glory of Mike Allred’s artwork: [gallery]
If you didn’t see the announcements last week, Vertigo will be publishing DELIRIUM’S PARTY: A Little Endless Storybook by Jill Thompson, and for Vertigo Crime, RAT CATCHER by Andy Diggle and artist Victor Ibanez, and NOCHE ROJA by Simon Oliver and artist Jason Latour.
For all you undead out there, the new series iZOMBIE by Chris Roberson and artist Mike Allred launched yesterday. It’s a monster mash-up full of ghosts, vampires, a mummy, a were-terrier, and or course, Gwen, zombie girl detective. Check out some of the coverage and pick up an issue if you haven’t already!
Writer Chris Roberson and artist Michael Allred of i,ZOMBIE fame (on sale today) expose their black, white and gray matter in a q & a with editor, Shelly Bond. So grab a shovel, crack a skull and dig in! SUGGESTED SOUNDTRACK FOR i,Zombie #1?
Writer Chris Roberson and artist Michael Allred of i,ZOMBIE fame (on sale next Wednesday!) expose their black, white and gray matter in a q & a with editor, Shelly Bond. So grab a shovel, crack a skull and dig in! FIRST COMIC: