Posts Tagged ‘BOOM! Studios’

Mark Waid’s Irredeemable destined for big screen

by Andy Haighon 06/05/2016
As the search continues for more comics to adapt for film the latest development is that Fox is looking to bring Mark Waid’s Irredeemable to the big screen. Which should be interesting to say the least. Why you ask? For those that don’t know Irredeemable (published by BOOM! Studios Between 2009 and 2012 with Peter […]

BOOM! Studios Set to Bring Cult Classic Escape From New York to Comics

by Andy Haighon 29/07/2014
Following on from their recent Big Trouble in Little China title, publisher Boom! Studios is bringing another of cult director John Carpenter’s classic films to comics – Escape From New York. For anyone who hasn’t seen it, Escape From New York is set in a dark future where, in a crime ridden U.S., Manhattan Island […]

Clive Barker’s Nightbreed resurrected by BOOM! Studios

by Andy Haighon 15/02/2014
Nightbreed, based on the novel ‘Cabal’, by critically acclaimed horror master Clive Barker, is coming to the world of comics.  Boom! Studios, the home of other Barker oriented titles, such as Hellraiser and Next Testament, will be resurrecting the Night Breed for a new on-going series starting in May.  Cabal, on which Nightbreed (and the […]

Top Indie Comics of 2013: Pulp Thrills, Surprise Powers and Intelligent Horror

by Andy Haighon 31/12/2013
2013 has seen a lot of things happening in the world of comics, with both DC and Marvel launching new titles whilst others have been cancelled. There’s been various events too from DC’s Trinity War to Marvel’s X-Men Battle of the Atom . In a different corner of the comics world far removed from the […]

‘2 Guns’ Shoots to the Top

by Andrew Corbanon 04/08/2013
Mark Wahlberg and Denzel Washington star in the action comedy movie adaptation of BOOM! Studios title ‘2 Guns’.  In its opening weekend in the US it has claimed the top spot with grossing over $27 million for Universal and marks Denzel’s 11th, yes 11th, consecutive nationwide opening film to debut in excess of $20 million, […]

Clive Barker’s Hellraiser: The Road Below – 8 GPPs

by Andy Haighon 26/05/2013
Stood in the depths of the labyrinth Kirsty Cotton recalls the tale of a time not long after joining Levianthan’s ranks, where she was summoned to New Orleans by Lemarchand’s puzzle box. A tale involving a bitter blood feud between families and a warning about where good intentions lead. The rich world of Clive Barker‘s […]