MENU

Top News

It Is Useless to Resist the Star Wars Theme (Metal Version) by Galactic Empire

Darth Vader plays guitar

We’d be pretty surprised if this were the first metal take on the Star Wars theme—but we’ll say without hesitation it’s the best. The sound is great, and you can’t beat the visuals: The full-regalia Darth Vader on lead guitar, with a Shadow Trooper and Imperial guard sharing axe duties, plus a Stormtrooper on bass and Boba Fett on the traps. Learn more about Galactic Empire, and see more clips, at the band’s Facebook page.

Read More
Cara Nicole AZPowergirl

Vote AZ Powergirl! Cosplay Babe Cara Nicole Is Running for Office [14 Photos]

March 18, 2016 • Comics, Fandom, News, Top News

We admit we do keep an eye on the cosplay scene—as a magazine famous for our cover heroines and the immortal Taarna, witnessing modern-day real-life badass costumed crusaders at conventions just seems like prophecy fulfilled. One pretty famous cosplayer we’ve been following recently piqued

Heavy Metal 279

Heavy Metal #279 Has Arrived! See All 3 Covers and a 10-Page Preview!

March 9, 2016 • Heavy Metal News, News, Previews, Top News

Heavy Metal #279 is on newsstands now! Here’s the scoop… Ryan Ferrier and Hugo Petrus bring us “Children of Russia” where a dying man has some dire confessions to tell to a priest, who tries to tell him that all will be well in the after life, but this priest knows not what lurks

Heavy Metal 278

Heavy Metal 278 Is Almost Sold Out!

February 26, 2016 • Comics, Heavy Metal News, News, Previews, Top News

If you didn’t get it, you’d better get it now. Heavy Metal #278 features another assault on your science fiction and horror senses. This holiday issue is overflowing with a bevy of rich content that would make even Scrooge blush! Pepe Moreno returns to the pages of Heavy Metal with

Interceptor Narcopolis Heavy Metal

In Stores Today! Interceptor #2 and Narcopolis: Continuum #2

February 10, 2016 • Comics, Heavy Metal News, News, Top News

Two new issues from Heavy Metal comics have arrived in comics shops today: Interceptor #2 and Narcopolis: Continuum #2. Interceptor #2, which we previewed last week, already has the endorsement of comics portal Newsarama, which included the issue in today’s “Best Shots” column:

Interceptor #2

Preview of Interceptor #2—Coming to Comics Stores in One Week!

February 3, 2016 • Comics, Heavy Metal News, News, Previews, Top News

Yes, you read that right—Interceptor #2 will be in comics stores on Wednesday, February 10. The first issue wowed critics and sold out, and with anticipation for the sequel high, we ran into some unfortunate and avoidable shipping delays that have pushed the sale date by a week. RELATED: Get

The Doorman

“The Doorman” Is Coming, Have You Placed Your Order?

January 29, 2016 • Comics, Heavy Metal News, News, Top News

The Doorman, Heavy Metal’s next standalone comic book series (it’ll be our fourth ever) is coming—soon! How soon? Well, if you’re the type of comics fan who preorders from your local shop, today is your LAST DAY to get that preorder in. We have some lowdown from The

Gia Nova

Vallejo Girl Gia Nova: Fantasy Made Flesh!

January 22, 2016 • Fandom, News, Photography, Popular, Top News

We found these Boris Vallejo/Heavy Metal-themed pictures of model and performer Gia Nova too good not to share. We also took a little time to get some insight on the inspiration and process from the lady herself. Enjoy! What was the process behind these images — who did you shoot these

The Doorman

Heavy Metal’s Next Title Is “The Doorman” — Get Your Preorders In!

January 15, 2016 • Comics, Heavy Metal News, News, Previews, Top News

This is some crazy action right here—it seems like we just published our third standalone title this week (which we did, Narcopolis) and now we’re set to blow your minds with a FOURTH! It’s called The Doorman, and it’s a planet-hopping, portal-riffic sci-fi adventure

Narcopolis Continuum

In Stores Now: “Narcopolis: Continuum”! Here’s a Preview

January 14, 2016 • Comics, Heavy Metal News, News, Previews, Top News

On the heels of our near-instant sellout Interceptor, Heavy Metal brings you another science-fiction comic (our third standalone title ever) that is already reaping positive reviews. It’s Narcopolis: Continuum, by Scott Duvall, Ralf Singh and Nick Chapuis, and it hit the shelves of your local