Tag Archives: blake northcott

Preview: Aspen Visions Executive Assistant: Iris – The Midst of Chaos #1

ASPEN VISIONS EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT: IRIS – THE MIDST OF CHAOS #1

Blake Northcott – Story / Donny Tran – Art 

In the tradition of DC’s Elseworldsand Marvel’s “What If?” classic stories comes Aspen’s most mind-bending concept ever—ASPEN VISIONS! 

It all begins here in a special three part mini-series spanning across Aspen’s most popular titles—Fathom, Soulfire and Executive Assistant Iris! Journey through time and reality beginning in the pages of Executive Assistant: Iris, as the preeminent heroine Iris emerges in Ancient China in the middle of a deadly war! Just how does this battle from the past—and Iris–merge into the Fathom and Soulfire universes?

You’ll have to discover for yourself in the pages of this three-issue event and the pulse-pounding launch of the all-new ASPEN VISIONS line of books that will shatter everything you know about Aspen’s most popular characters! 

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT: IRIS – THE MIDST OF CHAOS #1 is in stores January 2nd, 2019!
 

FC                               32 pages                                 $3.99

Aspen Visions Executive Assistant: Iris - The Midst of Chaos #1

Preview: Vampirella Halloween Special One-Shot

Vampirella Halloween Special One-Shot

writers: Scott Lobdell, Blake Northcott
artists: Rapha Lobosco, Anthony Marques
cover: Reilly Brown
FC | 40 pages | $4.99 | Teen+

Where Vampirella comes from they don’t celebrate birthdays — so she had to choose her own. Is it any wonder she picked Halloween night? Unfortunately, her simple celebration is interrupted by — you guessed it — one of those pan-dimensional demonic invasions that often seem to take place on All Hallows Eve!

Preview: Executive Assistant: Iris Vol. 5 #5

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT: IRIS vol 5 #5

Blake Northcott – Story  / Donny Tran – Art / Omi Remalante – Colors

The fifth volume of Aspen Comics’ hit action-adventure assassin series concludes!

Iris and Mack launch an all-out assault on Magni Global Headquarters—a building more fortified than the Pentagon. They’ll face guards, assassins, and security powerful enough to kill a superhuman … and not everyone will survive!

Brought to you by acclaimed author Blake Northcott (Michael Turner’s Fathom) with art by newcomer Donny Tran, this newest pulse-pounding 10 year anniversary chapter of Executive Assistant: Iris is sure to be the greatest volume yet!

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT: IRIS vol 5 #5 is in stores September 26th, 2018!

FC                               32 pages                                  $3.99

Preview: Executive Assistant: Iris Vol. 5 #4

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT: IRIS vol 5 #4

Blake Northcott – Story / Donny Tran – Art / Omi Remalante – Colors

The fifth volume of Aspen Comics’ hit action-adventure assassin series continues!

After a chaotic assignment leaves innocent people dead, Iris and Mack attempt to terminate their contracts, but a bombshell discovery leaves them two options: continue to be puppets of the murderous Magni Global Security, or declare war on the most powerful—and deadliest–corporation on Earth!

Brought to you by acclaimed author Blake Northcott (Michael Turner’s Fathom) with art by newcomer Donny Tran, this newest pulse-pounding 10 year anniversary chapter of Executive Assistant: Iris is sure to be the greatest volume yet!

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT: IRIS vol 5 #4 is in stores August 22nd, 2018!

FC 32 pages $3.99

Preview: Executive Assistant: Iris Vol. 5 #3

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT: IRIS Vol. 5 #3

Blake Northcott – Story / Donny Tran – Art / Omi Remalante, Jr. – Colors / Jaymes Reed – Letters

Aspen Comics’ hit action-adventure assassin series marks its 10-Year Anniversary with a brand new pulse-pounding volume!

Iris’ journey to Rome ends in murder and mayhem, and a game-changing discovery that reveals Magni Global Security’s true intentions. When Iris confronts Alexander with her findings, she’s given an ultimatum…and an assignment that she never saw coming!

Brought to you by acclaimed author Blake Northcott (Michael Turner’s Fathom) with art by newcomer Donny Tran, this newest pulse-pounding 10 year anniversary chapter of Executive Assistant: Iris is sure to be the greatest volume yet!

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT: IRIS vol 5 #3 is in stores July 25th, 2018!

FC 32 pages $3.99

Preview: Executive Assistant: Iris Vol. 5 #1

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT: IRIS Vol. 5 #1

Blake Northcott – Story  / Donny Tran – Art / Omi Remalante – Colors

Aspen Comics’ hit action-adventure assassin series marks its 10-Year Anniversary with a brand new pulse-pounding volume!

When a routine security job takes a turn for the worse, Executive Assistant Iris realizes she might be at the crossroads of her career! The world’s deadliest assassin is faced with a choice: remain a freelance Executive Assistant, or join Magni Global—a mysterious corporation that has acquired nearly every private security firm on the planet. But, what fateful decisions may come from joining a giant conglomerate whose interests may spell doom for her?!

Brought to you by acclaimed author Blake Northcott (Michael Turner’s Fathom) with art by newcomer Donny Tran and colorist Luis Guerrero, this newest pulse-pounding 10 year anniversary chapter of Executive Assistant: Iris is sure to be the greatest volume yet!

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT: IRIS vol 5 #1 is in stores May 23rd, 2018!

FC                               32 pages                                 $3.99

Aspen Announces Soulfire, Awaken Skies, and Artifact One

Aspen Comics has announced their final wave of new releases for their 15-Year Anniversary campaign. The Aspen Wave 3 titles follow the publisher’s anniversary year pattern of bringing back classic series such as their top selling Michael Turner’s Fathom and Executive Assistant: Iris while debuting new properties throughout 2018. Wave 3 kicks off with Aspen’s flagship title, Michael Turner’s Soulfire:

July:

Michael Turner’s Soulfire returns for its seventh volume and celebrates its fifteen-year anniversary since its inception in 2013, with Aspen veteran writer J.T. Krul and art by newcomer Chahine Ladjouze and Wes Hartman on July 18th coinciding with summer’s biggest comic book celebration, San Diego Comic Con International 2018.

Celebrating the 15th anniversary of its creation, Michael Turner’s incredible vision of magic and wonder returns for an all-new volume! As the new age of magic continues in the shadows of this future landscape, Malikai and his friends try to enjoy a little down time, but such plans never seem to last. Grace continues to serve as a protector for all things magic, more specifically the dragons, but she is growing tired of having to keep the true power of the world a secret. And, there is a new danger on the horizon, a new figure in the Soulfire universe who may be the greatest threat to the fragile balance between magic and technology yet!

August:

Awaken Skies, an all-new title from Aspen created by Frank Mastromauro with art by Marco Lorenzana and Justice releases in August with a zero available on June 13th. Solicitation copy for Awaken Skies #0 reads:

A new world of flight prepares to take the Aspen Universe by storm! In the Gothic Quarter of Barcelona, Spain, a covert scientist discovers that possessing valuable data that could change the world comes with a dangerous price. However, it may be far too late for him to escape before the powers that be come to collect! Meanwhile, on the other side of the world, a loving suburban family makes a similar discovery, that the world is indeed much smaller than it seems, and no one is safe!

September:

Aspen’s supernatural action-adventure series Dellec returns for a second volume in September following the character’s recent appearance in the Aspen series No World. Created and written by Frank Mastromauro and Vince Hernandez, the publisher will release more details soon.

October:

Artifact One, a brand new action-adventure series from creators/writers Vince Hernandez and J.T. Krul and illustrated by Romina Moranelli, debuts in October with a zero issue available on August 22nd. Aspen will release official solicitation copy and more details soon.

November:

The hit 2017 series No World returns for a second volume in November from writers Scott Lobdell and Blake Northcott with art by Giuseppe Cafaro. The No World title unites many of Aspen’s most popular characters in one action-adventure series with a rotating cast each volume.

Aspen Comics’ Executive Assistant Iris Volume 5 Debuts May 2018

Aspen Comics is continuing their 15-Year Anniversary campaign on releasing classic “legacy” titles with the long-awaited return of the critically acclaimed Executive Assistant: Iris. In 2018, the property is celebrating its ten-year anniversary since its debut in 2008. Created by David Wohl, Michael Turner and Brad Foxhoven, this popular action-adventure assassin series returns for it’s fifth volume with rising star writer, Blake Northcott, following her previous Aspen work on Michael Turner’s Fathom.

This all-new Executive Assistant: Iris volume will feature the art of new Aspen talent, Donny Tran, with colors by Omi Remalante Jr. The solicitation copy for Executive Assistant: Iris Volume 5 #1 reads:

When a routine security job takes a turn for the worse, Executive Assistant Iris realizes she might be at the crossroads of her career! The world’s deadliest assassin is faced with a choice: remain a freelance Executive Assistant, or join Magni Global—a mysterious corporation that has acquired nearly every private security firm on the planet.

To support the release of this Aspen “Legacy” Anniversary volume, Aspen is bringing in top tier cover artists including direct edition covers for each issue by Keu Cha and an Executive Assistant: Iris #1 Retailer Incentive cover by Mike Choi in addition to series artist Tran.

Similar to previous Aspen releases in 2018, the publisher is releasing an Executive Assistant: Iris Primer issue for only 25 cents on May 23rd, in addition to the Executive Assistant: Iris Volume 4 trade paperback also on the release date in conjunction with its ten year anniversary celebration. The publisher has provided item codes these titles below to help fans order their copy with their local retailer:

Executive Assistant: Iris PRIMER (One Shot) MAR181186
Executive Assistant: Iris Vol.5 #1a cover – Donny Tran MAR181193
Executive Assistant: Iris Vol.5 #1b cover – Keu Cha MAR181194
Executive Assistant: Iris Vol.5 #1c cover – Mike Choi MAR181195

Executive Assistant: Iris Vol.1 TPB MAR181189
Executive Assistant: Iris Vol.2 TPB MAR181190
Executive Assistant: Iris Vol.3 TPB MAR181191
Executive Assistant: Iris Vol.4 TPB MAR181187

Preview: All New Fathom #8

ALL NEW FATHOM #8 (vol 6)

Blake Northcott – Story / Marco Renna – Art / John Starr – Colors

The pulse-pounding volume six finale is here!

With the aid of Tyler and Chance, Aspen Matthews must depose the brutal dictator invading the capitol city of The Blue, her old ally and mentor, Cannon Hawke! However, saving her people won’t come without sacrifice!

Aspen makes a shocking discovery about Cannon Hawke that could forever change the landscape of The Blue civilization—as well as their ties with humanity!

FATHOM #8 is in stores September 20th, 2017!

FC                               32 pages                                 $3.99

Preview: All New Fathom Vol. 6 #5

ALL NEW FATHOM #5 (vol 6)

Blake Northcott – Story / Marco Renna – Art / John Starr – Colors

Dive back into the world of MICHAEL TURNER’S FATHOM!

After exposing a traitor with designs on toppling the Elite Blue Council, Aspen and Tyler are taken hostage! Meanwhile, the deadly Typhos – once rudderless and erratic – are invigorated with new purpose: overthrow the Blue capitol city of Muria!

FATHOM #5 is in stores June 14th, 2017!

FC 32 pages $3.99

« Older Entries