Wagner has redrawn and expanded ‘Devil by the Deed,’ the introductory story of Hunter Rose.
In honor of the 40th anniversary of his much-beloved, long-running comic Grendel, Matt Wagner and Dark Horse will release a “Master’s Edition” of “Devil by the Deed,” the introductory story of Hunter Rose that originally appeared as a back-up in Mage.
The project was announced at the Grendel 40th Anniversary Panel at the Rose City Comic Con earlier this month.
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Today’s round-up includes news from Marvel, DC, Image, Dark Horse and more.
Marvel will publish three Free Comic Book Day titles in 2022, the publisher announced last week.
The titles include Avengers/X-Men, which will “lay the groundwork for an event that will erupt across the Marvel Universe in 2022,” as well as a Spider-Man/Venom title for the second year in row and Marvel’s Voices, the anthology that features diverse creators and characters. It will include both new and previously released material.
Free Comic Book Day is scheduled for May 7, 2022.
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See what the Smash Pages crew has checked off their “to read” list lately.
Hey, Happy Easter! The Easter Bunny stopped by the blog and brought not only delicious chocolate eggs, but also brought back one of our favorite features — What Are You Reading? Like the title suggests, it’s a casual look at what the Smash Pages crew has been reading lately. So without further ado …
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Grendel heads into a space in a new miniseries.
With the Mage saga wrapped up, it only makes sense that Matt Wagner would return to his other most famous creation, Grendel. First appearing in 1982 from publisher Comico, the character has gone on to star in various series and miniseries over the years at Dark Horse Comics.
This fall, colorist Brennan Wagner and letterer Dave Lanphear join Wagner on Grendel: Devil’s Odyssey, which sees the titular character head into space.
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