The Dark is a graphic novel from AAM Markosia, which is written by Chris Lynch, with artwork, colouring, and lettering by Rick Lundeen. I have previously reviewed the first chapter of the book, which was released online last year, but now I plan to review the full graphic novel. To see my interviewing with The [...]

Last year, Diamond Distribution made some changes to it’s minimum order policy, which had very negative effects on small press publishers. Diamond decreed that even if a product appeared in Previews magazine, and retailers put in orders for said product, if the number of orders did not reach their new, higher, minimum order, they would [...]

From the press release Markosia Enterprises solicited the much anticipated original graphic novel The Dark in the January 2010 edition of Diamond Comic Distribution’s Previews catalogue (order code: JAN100699). 100 pages in length, the graphic novel contains the complete story as devised by UK scribe Chris Lynch and US based artist Rick Lundeen and has [...]

From the press release: ‘The Dark’ and ‘Freeman of the Armed Services’ hit the shelves in March March will see the introduction of two new OGN’s (Original Graphic Novels) from publisher AAM/Markosia, following hot on the heels of recent successes ‘From the Pages of Bram Stoker’s Dracula: Harker’, ‘Serpent Wars’ and ‘Kong: King of Skull [...]

The Dark is an upcoming graphic novel, published by AAM Markosia. Written by Chris Lynch, with artwork by Rick Lundeen, the book is a science-fiction story with a superhero slant, which tells the story of Daniel Abbot, a fringe scientist, and the creator creator of Memetech - a technology that encodes information and memories into [...]

Every month when a new copy of Previews Magazine comes out I like to sit down, flick through and see what cool new stuff is coming out. I then add stuff I am interested in to my pull list, trim off a few titles I’m not really enjoying, and shoot an email off to my [...]

Starting today, Saturday 12 September, the Guardian / The Observer is offering an exclusive seven-day free comics promotion. Each day the paper be giving away a classic comic - reprinted in its original format - inside the newspaper. They will be giving away reprints of  original issues of Jackie, The Beano, Roy of the Rovers, [...]

From the Pages of Bram Stoker’s Dracula: Harker is a brand new OGN (Original Graphic Novel) that is set as a direct sequel to the events of Bram Stoker’s Dacula. The story, written by Tony lee and illustrated by the art team of Neil Van Antwerpen and Peter-David Douglas, is set set six months on [...]

The Dark is the latest comic series from AAM Markosia. The Dark is a four part comic series written by Chris Lynch with artwork by Rick Lundeen. The Dark #1 will be released in August of this year as a 24 page digital comic book, available via iTunes, with three more issues in the pipeline, [...]

The Small Press Spotlight is a semi-regular feature on Hypergeek where I dedicate an article to all the excellent small press and indie publishers out there, as well as self-publishing artists. This is accomplished in the form of company/creator profiles, highlights of key works, reviews of the company/individual’s latest releases, and general articles about the [...]