Archive for December, 2009

Lieberman on the State of Red Sonja

Posted in Comics, Interviews on December 31, 2009 by nemedian bard

Red Sonja: Wrath of the Gods writer Luke Lieberman talked to Comic Book Resources about Sonja’s new miniseries as well as news about her current comic book series and the new movie starring Rose McGowan.

Red Sonja: Wrath of the Gods #1 Preview

Posted in Comics, Previews on December 22, 2009 by nemedian bard

Red Sonja: Wrath of the Gods #1 will arrive in stores in February from Dynamite Entertainment. The issue is written by Luke Lieberman and Ethan Ryker, with art by Walter Geovani and a cover by Lucio Parrillo.

Red Sonja: Wrath of the Gods #1 Lucio Parillo coverRed Sonja: Wrath of the Gods #1 Page 1Red Sonja: Wrath of the Gods #1 Page 2Red Sonja: Wrath of the Gods #3 Page 1

Wrath of the Gods explores the mysteries of Sonja’s past, while presenting her with the malicious threat of Loki in the present! Can Thor, the God of Thunder, and Odin, the All-Father, aid the warrior woman and prevent their fellow god from destroying the very world?

Queen Sonja #2 Sales Estimates

Posted in Comics, Sales on December 10, 2009 by nemedian bard

Diamond Comics Distributors released sales estimates for comics and trade paperbacks sold in the direct market for November 2009. The numbers are from sales within the Diamond channel and do not take into account data from newsstands, book stores or overseas market. After selling over 13,000 copies of its premiere issue, sales of the second Queen Sonja dropped. Queen Sonja #2 ranked 152 on the list with 12,024 copies sold.

Queen Sonja #2

Top 10 Red Sonja Covers of 2009

Posted in Art, Comics on December 9, 2009 by nemedian bard

The Nemedian Chronicles pick the top 10 Red Sonja covers of 2009.

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Six Red Sonja Novels in New Condition

Posted in Books on December 8, 2009 by nemedian bard

All six Red Sonja novels published by Ace Books are up for auction on eBay. The set includes The Ring of Ikribu, Demon Night, When Hell Laughs, Endithor’s Daughter, Against the Prince of Hell and Star of Doom. The books were described by the seller as “new”, “never read before” and “no writings, marks, rubbing, bumps, soiling or creasings”. The listing ends December 23, 2009 at 8:00 PM PST.
Red Sonja novels

Art Card Signed by Adam Hughes

Posted in Art, Collectibles on December 4, 2009 by nemedian bard

A Red Sonja art card signed by Adam Hughes is up for auction on eBay. The listing ends December 6, 2009 at 2:49 PM PST.
Signed Red Sonja art card

Original Red Sonja Art from Conan Magazine

Posted in Art on December 4, 2009 by nemedian bard

An original pen and ink comic book page from the Red Sonja story “Day of the Sword” is up for sale on eBay. The page appeared in The Savage Sword of Conan #78 and features Sonja meeting her goddess for the first time. The art by Dick Giordano and Terry Austin measures 12″ x 17″ and is described by the seller as “in excellent condition”. It has been boarded and sealed in plastic. The listing ends December 5, 2009 at 12:19 PM PST.
Original comic page by Dick Giordano and Terry Austin