Heavy Metal has always represented the highest form of graphic storytelling — the “comic book” format, if you will. But in 1981 a couple of wiseguys — Walt Simonson and Howard Chaykin*, maybe you’ve heard of them — tried to class up our publication, already the gold standard and the Shakespearean literature of comics, even […]
by Joshua Sky It happened on Instagram. Scrolling through the feeds I came across an image, a dull filtered picture of hundreds of Silver Age comics from Marvel and DC in neat colorful piles on a carpeted floor. Legendary issues, prominently displayed: Justice League #1, the first appearance of Super Girl, an original copy of […]
Dylan Sprouse has released some early concept art for his Sun Eater story — a tale he’s been crafting for five years. Sun Eater will see the light of day as a nine-issue series published by Heavy Metal; it’s available for pre-order now and will ship near the end of July. These images are a […]
Take a look at the work of the fantasy artist Frank Frazetta reportedly considered the greatest.