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The Doctor is In...the "Black Hammer" Universe

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 15:33
New "Black Hammer" Spinoff Miniseries from Creator Jeff Lemire and Artist Max FiumaraFollowing the success of Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston's Eisner Award-winning series Black Hammer and its spinoff series Sherlock Frankenstein & The Legion of Evil, Dark Horse is excited to announce the next installment in the Black Hammer universe, Doctor Star & The Kingdom of Lost Tomorrows. Abe Sapien artist Max Fiumara joins Jeff Lemire in the new four-issue miniseries. Award-winning colorist Dave...

Pulling Back the Curtain on the Controversial Historical Figure in "Mata Hari"

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 11:00
Creators Emma Beeby and Ariela Kristantina Bring Mata Hari to Life in New Series from Berger BooksMata Hari, the infamous "stripper spy," lived a colorful life that came to a dark end. The woman who claimed she was born a Javanese princess died a figure of public hatred when she was executed by a French firing squad in 1917. A century after her death, questions are still raised about her conviction, her life, and the line between fact and fiction. Now, breakout talent writer Emma Beeby...

Dave McKean's Surreal Short Films Come to Dark Horse

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 11:00
Presenting the Complete Short Films of Dave McKean Dark Horse proudly presents Dave McKean’s short cinema on Blu-ray, included in a 9 ½" x 11" hardcover book featuring photos, posters, stills, drawings, and more. A must-have for McKean fans! Best known for his work with Neil Gaiman, his Harvey Award-winning graphic novel Cages, and Eisner Award-nominated graphic novel Black Dog: The Dreams of Paul Nash, Dave McKean also created inventive, surreal short films. McKean’s...

Mat Johnson and Warren Pleece Reunite for Incognegro: Renaissance

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 14:00
Dark Horse and Berger Books are excited to reveal art from acclaimed novelist Mat Johnson (Loving Day, Pym) and veteran artist Warren Pleece's (The Invisibles, Life Sucks) upcoming series, Incognegro: Renaissance. This new series is a perfect companion and prequel to the tenth-anniversary edition of the 2008 Vertigo graphic novel, Incognegro: A Graphic Mystery.Incognegro: Renaissance is a new prequel series that follows cub reporter Zane Pinchback through the glittering nightlife of the...

"The Umbrella Academy" Adds More Members

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 14:00
The Netflix original series The Umbrella Academy is adding more members. Based on the popular, Eisner award-winning comics and graphic novels created and written by Gerard Way (My Chemical Romance), illustrated by Gabriel Bá, and published by Dark Horse Comics, the series is adding cast members Tom Hopper as "Luther," Emmy Raver-Lampman as "Allison," David Castañeda as "Diego," Robert Sheehan as "Klaus," and Aidan Gallagher as "Number Five." The live-action series follows the...

HATSUNE MIKU: FUTURE DELIVERY VOL. 1

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 10:59
Dark Horse's latest Vocaloid manga takes Miku's star power to the stars themselves!Hatsune Miku has been the one to fulfill our modern-day visions of the cyberpunk future—whose most famous writer, William Gibson, wrote in his 1996 novel Idoru of a virtual idol with an online fan community, each experiencing her musical performance in their own way, according to their own tastes. But what about what fellow cyberpunk pioneer Bruce Sterling would call "a good old-fashioned...

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Super Savings on Dark Horse Digital!

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 08:32
Today through Sunday, November 26, Digital.DarkHorse.com is offering 50% off our entire store when you use the code BLACKFRIDAY at checkout! Fill your digital library with Black Hammer, Hellboy, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, Aliens, and much more! For Cyber Monday, beginning November 27 and ending December 3, Dark Horse Digital is running a sale featuring nine creator-focused Megabundles from some of the most brilliant minds in the comics industry, including Matt Kindt, Mike Mignola, Neil...

An Introduction to Berger Books

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 14:18
Karen Berger, the legendary, award-winning comic book editor and founder of DC Comics’ influential imprint Vertigo, is overseeing Berger Books, a new line of creator-owned comic books and graphic novels being published by Dark Horse Comics. Find more information on Karen Berger and the Berger Books imprint here »Read a free digital sampler of Berger Books titles here » Hungry Ghosts - Author, chef and Emmy award-winning television star Anthony Bourdain...

Two New Titles from Ethan Young Land in 2018

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 13:12
Ethan Young has left his mark on the comics industry with acclaimed works like Nanjing: The Burning City, The Battles of Bridget Lee: Invasion of Farfall, and his Independent Publishers Book Award-Winning Graphic Novel Tails. Now, Dark Horse is thrilled to announce Life Between Panels: The Complete Tails Omnibus, a complete collection of his semiautobiographical webcomic, along with a second volume of The Battles of Bridget Lee. In Life Between Panels: The Complete Tails, Ethan's life as one...

Blade of the Immortal: Manji's Movie; Rin's Manga

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 11:00
If you're interested in seeing Takashi Miike's Blade of the Immortal film adaptation, but you haven't read the original manga series by Hiroaki Samura that it's based on, you'll be fine. But if you want to enjoy more of the story after the film, be sure to check out the manga!Director Takashi Miike didn't finish reading the manga series, as he admitted in a recent interview, but his team did an excellent job of compressing approximately the first half of Samura's epic tale into a...

Explore More Norse Lore in "God of War"

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 09:00
Journey through the mythical Norse wilds and explore beyond as Dark Horse, Santa Monica Studio, and Sony Interactive Entertainment proudly present the essential companions to the highly-anticipated video game God of War, allowing readers to witness the creation of this incredible new journey! In 2018, they will publish The Art of God of War, a limited edition of The Art of God of War, and God of War comics. The Art of God of War is an intimate chronicle of the years-long odyssey to bring...

Mummies, Tombs, and Ancient Curses Abound in "Rocket Robinson and the Pharaoh's Fortune"

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 14:35
Dark Horse Comics is thrilled to bring writer and artist Sean O’Neill's graphic novel adventure for kids, Rocket Robinson and the Pharaoh's Fortune, back into print! Successfully funded as a Kickstarter in 2013, Rocket Robinson is described as Indiana Jones meets Tintin and offers action-packed historical fiction perfect for middle-grade readers. In 1933, the Egyptian capital of Cairo is a buzzing hive of treasure-hunters, thrill-seekers, and adventurers, but to 12-year-old Ronald...

Stephen McCranie's Space Boy Arrives at Dark Horse

Tue, 11/07/2017 - 14:00
Dark Horse is thrilled to partner with writer and artist Stephen McCranie (Mal and Chad) to bring his unique space opera webcomic to the page as a four-volume graphic novel series. Currently serialized on Webtoons.com with over 50,000 unique readers, McCranie's Space Boy is a coming of age story of a high-school-aged girl who belongs in a different time, a boy possessed by emptiness as deep as space, an alien artifact, mysterious murder, and a love that crosses light years. Amy lives on a...

Dark Horse and Rare Set Sail With ''The Art of Sea of Thieves''

Tue, 11/07/2017 - 12:30
Partners Publish a Book Worth Its Weight in Gold    Dark Horse and Rare are excited to announce the perfect companion piece to Rare’s Sea of Thieves game, The Art of Sea of Thieves. Rare has produced some of the most beloved games of the last 30 years, and Sea of Thieves is a key title that will have gamers on the Xbox One family of devices and Windows 10 PCs living the pirate life from early 2018 and beyond. In Rare’s new shared-world adventure, Sea of Thieves,...

Manga Monday: Blade of the Immortal on the Silver Screen

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 16:15
100 films. Can you imagine making 100 films (and counting) in a career? That's an incredible number, an incredible feat, and something that, with the release of Blade of the Immortal, legendary filmmaker Takashi Miike has accomplished. The samurai adventure that has been entertaining fans via the pages of manga since 1993 is now making its big-screen debut (and showing locally in Portland at the Hollywood Theatre!). Blade follows the story of a cursed samurai, Manji, who, in order to reclaim...

Retweet to Win a Copy of The Art of Overwatch Limited Edition

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 13:00
The world needs heroes! Whether you're in the thick of the action at BlizzCon this weekend or playing at home, in celebration of the epic annual Blizzard event, we're giving fans a chance to win one of our selection of beautiful Overwatch books.To enter, simply follow @darkhorsecomics on Twitter and retweet our contest tweet. ***CONTEST NOW CLOSED*** Winners announced Monday, Nov. 6!One lucky Overwatch hero will win the grand prize: a copy of The Art of Overwatch...

A Musical Celebration of Bestselling Author Chuck Palahniuk's New Novella by the Bushwick Book Club

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 16:39
Bestselling author Chuck Palahniuk has written 14 novels, sold more than 5 million books in the United States, written a New York Times bestselling graphic novel and an acclaimed coloring book and had multiple books adapted for film—and now Palahniuk's prose will be inspiring musical performances across the country. This fall, the Bushwick Book Club will present three shows in celebration of and inspired by Palahniuk’s latest book Legacy: An Off-Color Novella for You to Color....

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