Image Comic series Die wins British Fantasy Award

Image Comics’ bestselling series Die by Kieron Gillen and Stephanie Hans was honored this week with the 2020 British Fantasy Award for “Best Comic/Graphic Novel.” The award has been handed out annually by the BFS since 1972, originally being called The August Derleth Fantasy Awards until 1976. This is the fourth time in five years …
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Todd McFarlane to create Justice League/Avengers-style universe for Spawn and related characters

Today, Image Comics’ President Todd McFarlane announced his attempt at creating his own multi-character, interconnected comic book universe. His goal is to establish a shared fictional universe over time in the vein of what Marvel and DC Comics have accomplished with their Avengers and Justice League universes. The announcement was made by McFarlane during a …
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Image and Skybound announce The Walking Dead Day to celebrate Robert Kirkman’s long-running cult favorite comic series

Image Comics and Skybound Entertainment have announced that October 13, 2018 will mark the first-ever “The Walking Dead Day.” The day is being described by the company as an all-day, global event commemorating the long-running survival comic created by Robert Kirkman. The companies also revealed the first of they say will be many collectible “The …
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Starz to create show based on sci-fi novel series Outlander

Chris Albrecht of Starz Entertainment announced today that the network will partner with Sony Pictures Television to produce Outlander, an original show adapted from Diana Gabaldon’s bestselling sci-fi series of books. Starz has ordered 16 episodes of Outlander, which begins lensing in Scotland this fall. The show is expected to premiere in 2014. The series …
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Cover for Dredd 3D digital comic prequel revealed

The Dredd 3D digital comic prequel hits newsstands this August, and Lionsgate Films, the company behind the upcoming franchise reboot, has premiered a first look at the digital comic’s hand drawn cover by artist Greg Staples. The prequel, written by 2000AD editor Matt Smith, will feature the comics first appearance of Ma-Ma, Game of Thrones …
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