Artist Spotlight: Djet!

If you’ve been following Magnetic, you should already know who Djet is.  He’s the amazing artist of Tom DeLonge’s POET ANDERSON, the trippy, dreamy, psycho-dilectable sci-fi fantasy about a young dreamwalker waking up to his true identity.  That was a little while ago, however, and we can only imagine you’ve got a big a jones…

Artist Spotlight: Daniel Warren Johnson

We really hope we don’t have to tell you who Daniel Warren Johnson is.  By now, hopefully, you’re already well versed in his work, starting with SPACE MULLET, then GHOST FLEET, then ALABASTER (all from Dark Horse), and soon his newest original series EXTREMITY (coming in March from Image).  If you’re properly up to speed…

Artist Spotlight: Brent McKee

If you were on the ball last year, you probably picked up BOWERY BOYS from Dark Horse, illustrated by artist Brent McKee.  Brent’s been tuning a style uniquely his own, and here’s a gallery of slick stuff to prove that’s true…!

Artist Spotlight: Michael O’Hare

Maybe you’ve seen his stuff on HE-MAN AND THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE. Or maybe in the recent WARCRAFT BONDS OF BROTHERHOOD. But chances are you’re missing out on the wealth of awesome work by MICHAEL O’HARE, who splits his time between concept and toy design and comics. Let’s solve that!

Artist Spotlight: Bryndon Everett

Magnetic Press (now The Magnetic Collection at Lion Forge) is known for gathering a family of amazing artists from all around the world, some new to the US market, some already known, but all definitely worth watching.  We’re going to start a new bi-weekly feature here where we shine that spotlight on an artist you…

INTERVIEW: Ozanam & Jurion Delve into Klaw

Booklist calls KLAW “Top-notch… Exceptionally strong.” To celebrate their successful state-side launch of their beloved series, we sat down with series creators ANTOINE OZANAM and JOE JURION to speak with them about their collaboration, creative process, past and future projects, and of course, all things KLAW! Co-created by artist Jurion and writer Ozanam, KLAW tells the tale of…

SDCC ’16: Magnetic Press, Jennings, & Duffy Present Black Comix All-Star Panel

Now, even after announcing our fall/winter lineup, we still have some BIG projects up our sleeves, and you’ll be hearing about some of them at next week’s San Diego Comic Con 2016! To find out more, you’ll have to come to a very special San Diego Comic Con panel Magnetic Press is co-sponsoring this year, with Eisner Award…

Ulises Fariñas & Magnetic Press Announce New Publishing Imprint, Buño!

 Magnetic Press & star comic writer/artist Ulises Fariñas announced BUÑO, a unique new comic book publishing imprint at Magnetic Press. The imprint is independently operated and curated by Ulises Fariñas & Storme Smith. Fariñas is a star writer/artist, best known for his hyper-detailed illustration & sharp witted writing in books like IDW’s JUDE DREDD, Image Comics’ CATALYST…

Here is a 10 page preview of Love: The Lion!

It is our pleasure to share an extended, 10 page preview of LOVE: THE LION, illustrated by Federico Bertolucci and written by Frédéric Brrémaud. LOVE: THE LION is the third volume in the internationally renown LOVE series of silent, all-ages graphic novels that explore genuine natural behavior through the dramatic lens of Disney-esque storytelling, like a nature documentary in lavish, wordless…

KLAW IS IN STORES TODAY!

Antoine Ozanam & Joël Jurion’s masterpiece is now in stores!  Head on over to your local comic shop or book store and pick up the US debut of one of the world’s best creative teams!

Artists You Should Know: BEN CALDWELL

Welcome to the new Magnetic Press column ARTISTS YOU SHOULD KNOW, where we will be highlighting some of our favorite artists in the world. While some of these creators may not (yet) have work published by Magnetic Press, they are so astoundingly talented and their work is so unbelievably gorgeous that we want to do what we can…

LOVE: THE FOX brings home the Gold!

In conjunction with this week’s BOOK EXPO (BEA) held in Chicago, the Independent Publisher Awards were presented at the annual ceremony held this year at the Skydeck on the 99th floor of Willis Tower (better-and-always-to-be-known as “Sears Tower” to diehard locals like us).  There, medals were presented to independent authors and creators in 78 different…

Read the First Chapter of WARSHIP JOLLY ROGER on ComiXology!

Want to get a sneak peak at the upcoming WARSHIP JOLLY ROGER? You can read the ENTIRE FIRST CHAPTER on ComiXology now! “In a gritty, star-spanning future, where mankind has colonized planets throughout the galaxy, former Confederation Commander Jon T. Munro was serving a life sentence for a war crime he was forced to commit….

Magnetic Press Creators Nominated for 3 Eisner Awards

We are thrilled to congratulate Magnetic Press mainstays Federico Bertolluci, Tony Sandoval, and Pierre Paquet who were all nominated in this year’s Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards!
Tony Sandoval and Pierre Paquet’s fantastic…

Read a 24 Page Preview of Golem – In Stores Now!

To celebrate today’s release of Golem, we’re thrilled to share a gigantic 24 page extended preview of the debut graphic novel written and illustrated by the absurdly talented LRNZ. Pick up a copy of Golem at your local retailer, or you can order it directly from Magnetic Press.  “Set in a future, post-Eurozone Italy, entrenched in a…

Catch Magnetic Press at C2E2 2016!

This weekend is C2E2, Magnetic Press favorite hometown convention held every year in Chicago, IL. We will be there in full force, with TONS of special goodies! We’re easy to find at C2E2 — booth #537 is a straight shot down the aisle from the Hall Entrance! (If you reach the Live Stage, you’ve gone…

Love: The Tiger Sells Out! Goes Back to Second Print!

LOVE: THE TIGER, the first volume in Magnetic Press’ runaway hit LOVE series, has sold out and is being fast-tracked through a second-printing. Illustrated by Federico Bertolucci and written by Frédéric Brrémaud, Love: The Tiger is the first in the award-winning quadrilogy of LOVE books, each one a silent nature story that focuses on a…

KLAW 10 Page Advance Preview!

Joël Jurion is one of those guys who ‘have it.’ He draws toons JUST RIGHT, SO right actually that you can only envy his ease — he just captures the right essence. So it was only natural that Klaw would end up being such a great series!”  – BENGAL (BATGIRL, NAJA, SUPERGIRL) No one ever…

Watch the KLAW Video Trailer!

Teenager Angel Tomassini has been hiding a dark and scary secret: when threatened he involuntarily turns into a violent and vicious Weretiger. He doesn’t know why, how, or what to do, because when he transforms, he loses control and people end up badly hurt. As if this isn’t enough for a kid to deal with,…

Magnetic Press & Kinokuniya Announce Exclusive Golem Variant Cover

Magnetic Press and world famous Japanese international bookstore chain Books Kinokuniya are proud to announce the Kinokuniya variant cover edition of GOLEM.  Printed in a limited run, this special edition with a brand new cover by LRNZ will be available exclusively at Kinokuniya bookstores. LRNZ had this to say about about the Kinokuniya variant: “I love Japanese…