Archive for May, 2010

Red Sonja on Blu-ray

Posted in Movies on May 28, 2010 by nemedian bard

Play.com (UK site) is taking pre-orders for the Blu-ray of the 1985 Red Sonja film starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Brigitte Nielsen. The release date is June 2010.
Red Sonja UK Blu-ray

Interview with Illustrator Charly de Anda

Posted in Interviews on May 27, 2010 by nemedian bard

Artist Charly de Anda, the creator of the custom Red Sonja action figure, speaks to The Nemedian Chronicles about his work. The graphic designer from Mexico talks about comic books, artistic influences, action figures and dream projects.

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2010 is the Year of the She-Devil!

Posted in Books, Collectibles, Comics on May 27, 2010 by nemedian bard

Art of Red Sonja and Red Sonja statue ad

Dynamite‚Äôs August 2010 Solicitations

Posted in Comics, Solicitations on May 27, 2010 by nemedian bard

Dynamite Entertainment posted their solicitations for the month of August. There are four Red Sonja items:

Red Sonja #52
Red Sonja #52 Paul Renaud cover
Written by Peter Brett, art by Walter Geovani, covers by Paul Renaud and Marc Wolfe.

The original adventures of the She-Devil with a Sword continues! Writer Peter Brett is back to the basics with a story open and accessible for all readers!

Queen Sonja #11
Queen Sonja #11 Lucio Parrillo cover
Written by Luke Lieberman, art by Mel Rubi, covers by Lucio Parrillo and Mel Rubi.

Roots – explores a time before Sonja was a queen, before she was a legend, a time when she was just a girl lost in a big brutal world. An orphan whose parents were butchered in front of her, and whose innocence was stolen. A girl with something to prove, running from the past into the great unknown.

Classic Red Sonja “Re-Mastered” #3
Written by Roy Thomas, art and cover by Esteban Maroto.

Classic Sword and Sorcery action! An all new series reprinting classic Red Sonja tales! Continuing the incredible story (“The Ring of Ikribu” from Savage Sword of Conan) by the legendary Roy Thomas, joined by artist Esteban Maroto. Remastered in color for the first time ever!

Red Sonja “Re-Sized Edition” Michael Turner Statue MP Edition
Based on the Red Sonja #1 cover art by Michael Turner, sculpted and painted by Tom Snyder and Joy Snyder.

Don’t miss this opportunity to add a piece of Red Sonja’s history to their collection – and what an amazing piece! Featuring the newly resized 3-D reproduction of Michael Turner’s cover to Red Sonja #1, this incredible statue stands 7.5″ tall, and 7″ wide and 6.5″ deep!

Original Page from Red Sonja #32 for Sale

Posted in Art on May 20, 2010 by nemedian bard

An original comic book page from Red Sonja #32 is up for sale on eBay. It is illustrated in pencil and ink and measures approximately 8″ x 11.5″. The listing ends May 30, 2010 at 3:54 AM PDT.
Red Sonja #32 page 8

Super Punch’s Red Sonja Art Contest

Posted in Art, Contests on May 20, 2010 by nemedian bard

Super Punch is holding a contest for works of art with a Red Sonja theme. The winner will receive a $100 Threadless store credit and one randomly chosen participant will receive a $25 store credit. The contest deadline is 8 PM PST on Sunday May 30, 2010 and is open regardless of where you live. Drawings, custom toys, sculptures and photographs are all accepted and you can send as many entries as you like.

Super Punch

Another Page from Red Sonja Annual #3

Posted in Art, Comics, Previews on May 17, 2010 by nemedian bard

Here’s another preview page of Adriano Batista’s artwork in Red Sonja Annual #3.

Red Sonja Annual #3 preview