the Nazi's keep on making it; Brooklyn keep on taking it... or something like that. Yeah, so I've been swelling up my wishlist on IndyPlanet with comics I wanna buy when I grow up... The latest addition in the Bad Potato Studios debut IP offering BKLN BAD, about a 90's era superhero, turned anti-hero, turned inmate... second-generation product of successful Nazi experiments to create super-powered beings, the professional tough guy known as Devilman was so bad that when the government couldn't control him they had to put him in the toughest prison they could find: Brooklyn.
guest post by Michael Anthony Lagocki...
I feel it's my patriotic duty to share a heads up about good reads lately that you can pick up in the comic shop. Allow me a brief moment & I'll direct you to a few books worth checking out.
the mighty Chuck D and Joell Ortiz of reputable hip hop crew, Slaughterhouse. Joell is especially hot right now... seems like every time I turn around, heads are talking about that cat! Dude got fire in the works with Eminem, Kool G Rap, Pharoahe Monch, and of course his Slaughterhouse brethren. So strap in and take a trip across the pond for some quality hip hop...
the guys over at Conspiracy Worldwide Radio are putting together content for the Halloween Special Edition of the Friday Night Live Podcast, and they want to put YOUR true ghost stories on the air!
They talk to Mezrich about his book The Accidental Billionaires: The Founding Of Facebook, A Tale of Sex, Money, Genius, and Betrayal and the process of writing the book, his relationship with the people in it, and the controversy surround the fictional style Mezrich employs to create a nonfiction. Peep the 20+ minute interview after the jump:
Here's a preview of Shuri the Black Panther fighting against Klaw, the Master of Sound. In addition to guest appearances from Ka-Zar and Shanna the She-devil, looks like Marvel's busiest mutant will poke his head (and claws) into issue #2 of Klaws of the Panther as well...
Apparently, Marvel has decided the only way to fill the shoes of a Kingpin is with a once-and-future King... T'challa the Black Panther is taking over Daredevil's book as Black Panther: The Man Without Fear #513 hits stands in December. This of course will be after all the smoke clears from DD's Shadowland crossover which will wrap up in November. anyways, Marvel dropped a 6 page preview, which I just read this morning (I been busy... sorry), and am now passing on for your approval or lack thereof. Check it out!
the second issue of Eriq La Salle's psychological thriller/ cop drama 25 To Life hits comic shops this Wednesday, October 20th and the fine folks at CBR were kind enough to drop this 6 page preview for you. It's a good idea to peep the similar preview I posted for the first issue, but I don't think it's necessary if you're in a hurry...
I drew this for up-and-coming erotica writer Chace Thibodeaux, who subscribed to GhettoManga Quarterly and earned himself this free drawing of his sexy superhero character The Mighty Afrodite.
Chocolate Thunder, Fierce, 13) and David Walker (BadAzz Mofo) are back with their martial arts revenge comic Kenji: Master of the Blind Monkey Style (previously printed as part of Image's Popgun anthology series) which is available for you to purchase as a full color stand-alone comic. Kenji serves as a prologue to the upcoming miniseries The Blind Monkey Style... I got preview art below, fam.
Peep that dude Ahmad performing A Nig Can't Tell Me Nun't off his splendid don't call it a comeback solo album The Death of Me plus doing an interview with the fine folks at Breakbeats and Rhymes Radio
Misty Knight... The Shroud... Silver Sable... Paladin!
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As Shadowland continues to spread across New York City, the strange bedfellows finally come together—each struggling to solve the mystery of the Hand murders! The killing spree shows no sign of stopping, but the ninja’s latest victim is an unusual choice, and casts doubt among our heroes! Will their differences and mistrust keep them apart? Or can they work together to cut through the mystery before it’s too late...and before one of them becomes the next target?
sometimes I forget not everyone who reads one of my blogs reads them all (I honestly don't blame you...), but I was reminded of that fact when I posted the pencils (and eventually the inks) for the Powerman fanart I'm working on, which almost immediately drew tweets, emails etc. asking when I would do Luke's partner Danny Rand, the immortal Iron Fist. What they didn't know, was that I did one already...