The Hollywood Reporter: “Killer Groove” Brings a Different Kind of Hit to the Music Industry

An unlucky musician finds success as a contract killer in the upcoming AfterShock Comics series. (February 11, 2019)  The music business is a killer — and that’s never been more true than in KILLER GROOVE, a new AfterShock Comics series launching in May, from the creative team of Ollie Masters and Eoin Marron. Described by […]

The Hollywood Reporter: “Mary Shelley: Monster Hunter” Turns “Frankenstein” Author Into Action Hero

The new AfterShock Comics series launches in April. (January 25, 2019)  The discovery of the secret memoir belonging to the creator of one of the most iconic fictional characters of all time changes everything, in the latest launch from independent comic book publisher AfterShock Comics, which works from the basic question of, “What if Frankenstein was […]

The Hollywood Reporter: “Orphan Age” Imagines a World Where All Adults Have Died

The new comic book series from AfterShock is a Western that picks up two decades after a generational genocide. (January 22, 2019)  The end of the world was just the beginning for AfterShock Comics’ new series ORPHAN AGE, which explores a world two decades after all adults died as the result of a mysterious global event, […]

The Hollywood Reporter: Family Tragedy Turns to Horror in “The Replacer”

The new AfterShock title will be released in April. (January 15, 2019)  After his father suffers a debilitating stroke, one young boy struggles to come to terms with what’s happened — not least of all because he’s convinced that what happened has a particularly demonic influence, even if no one else realizes it. Welcome to […]

AfterShock Comics Ushers in 2019 as “The Year of Reading Dangerously”

From Edgy New Titles to Amped Up Marketing, AfterShock Invites Readers to Stop Playing it Safe  (January 3, 2019) Los Angeles, CA – AfterShock Comics, the industry’s fastest growing independent publishing company, is prompting both new and established comics audiences to “Read Dangerously,” claiming 2019 as The Year of Reading Dangerously. Supported by a robust advertising and […]

AfterShock Announces An All-New, Fully Illustrated Tale from the World of ANIMOSITY for Free Comic Book Day 2019

ANIMOSITY TALES from Creator Marguerite Bennett Debuts on Saturday, May 4th (December 20, 2018) Los Angeles, CA – AfterShock Comics, the industry’s fastest growing independent publishing company, announces the release of an all-new, fully illustrated tale from the critically-acclaimed world of ANIMOSITY, written by title creator Marguerite Bennett (INSEXTS, DC Comics Bombshell, Batwoman) and illustrated […]

The Hollywood Reporter: “Dark Red” is a Vampire Comic with a Twist

Tim Seeley explains the [AfterShock Comics] series, which centers on a vampire living in rural America. (December 18, 2018)  AfterShock Comics’ upcoming March launch, DARK RED, intends to be a horror comic like none other — on a number of levels. The series, created by Tim Seeley and Corin Howell, centers around Charles “Chip” Ipswich, […]

The Hollywood Reporter: “Oberon” Brings a Dark Fairy Tale to Comics

The AfterShock Comics series follows the king of the fairies after he’s deposed. (November 15, 2018) As Shakespeare made clear in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, the king of the fairies is not to be trusted, and doesn’t take being spurned particularly well — but a new title from AfterShock Comics is going to underscore just […]

The Hollywood Reporter: AfterShock’s ‘Stronghold’ Ties True Love to Fate of the World

Phil Hester and Ryan Kelly’s new comic book series starts in February. (November 1, 2018) True love, so it’s said, can conquer all. In AfterShock Comics’ upcoming Stronghold, that “all” includes hidden identities of unspeakably powerful deities, a secret society dedicated to maintaining age-old mysteries and the potential destruction of the Earth itself. But that’s […]