Wednesday, September 23, 2009

Forthcoming From Top Cow

IGN and Top Cow have revealed that the artist who will join writer Ron Marz on the forthcoming Angelus limited series will be ... Stjepan Sejic. Great news!

The series, the first issue of which is due this December, will see Sejic working on both Witchblade and Angelus titles concurrently (not to mention continuing working towards his creator-owned title

'Taking flight from the pages of "War of the Witchblades'!
Danielle Baptiste returns home to New Orleans to come to grips with her new role as the Angelus, the human bearer of the primal force of Light. To complicate matters she must sort out her undefined relationship with Finch while maintaining control of the Angelus host, some of whom covet her power."

Angelus will run to 32 pages and retail for $2.99.

There's so much good stuff coming from Top Cow at the moment - this looks like another 'must read'.

Continuing the Top Cow theme Newsarama have a preview of the cover for the forthcoming Darkness/Darkchylde/Witchblade one shot.

The Return of Randy Queen’s Darkchylde!

A new armor for Jackie Estacado, the bearer of The Darkness, and a new beginning for Ariel Chylde, the girl who can become creatures from her nightmares!
Jackie intercepts a physic plea for help, and frees Ariel from a self imposed, seven-year exile. But what happens when these fan favorite monster makers encounter a new threat that can create anything? Find out this Christmas, when things get dark! Guest starring Witchblade!

I'm really enjoying The Darkness at the moment and this looks like another winner from Top Cow.

Darkness/Darkchylde/Witchblade: Kingdom of Pain
Written by Randy Queen, Artwork and cover by Randy Queen & Sarah Queen
48 pages, $4.99, one shot