Archive for March, 2011

Queen Sonja #15 Review

Posted in Comics, Reviews on March 31, 2011 by nemedian bard

CxPulp has a review of Queen Sonja #15.

Queen Sonja #15

“This was an interesting story, but it didn’t really tell us anything we already didn’t know about Sonja…”
– Terry Verticchio, cxPulp

Red Sonja Cosplayer at MegaCon 2011

Posted in Cosplay on March 28, 2011 by nemedian bard

Here is a picture of cosplayer Alisa in a Red Sonja costume at the MegaCon in Orlando, Florida. Photo courtesy of Crimson Monkey.

J. Scott Campbell Red Sonja Statue

Posted in Collectibles, Previews on March 25, 2011 by nemedian bard

Here’s an advance look at the Red Sonja statue due out in October. Measuring approximately 8″ tall with a base 4″ long x 6″ wide, this beautiful sculpture was inspired by the Red Sonja artwork of J. Scott Campbell.

J. Scott Campbell Red Sonja Statue

Red Sonja: Deluge

Posted in Comics, Previews on March 21, 2011 by nemedian bard

Here’s an advance look at Red Sonja: Deluge on sale March 23.

Red Sonja: Deluge Dan Brereton coverRed Sonja: Deluge Chris Bolson coverRed Sonja: Deluge Page 1Red Sonja: Deluge Page 2Red Sonja: Deluge Page 3Red Sonja: Deluge Page 4Red Sonja: Deluge Page 5Red Sonja: Deluge Page 6Red Sonja: Deluge Page 7Red Sonja: Deluge Page 8

A violent storm floods the lonely countryside, and Sonja takes shelter in a cramped Inn. After a deadly altercation with the town bully, Sonja vows to keep out of the locals’ power struggles. But when the dead man’s brothers appear, all Hell breaks loose indoors as Mother Nature rages around them, threatening to awaken a long buried horror in the earth.

Also featuring reprints of classic Sonja material!

Queen Sonja #15

Posted in Comics, Previews on March 21, 2011 by nemedian bard

Here’s an advance look at Queen Sonja #15 on sale March 23.

Queen Sonja #15 Fabiano Neves coverQueen Sonja #15 Carlos Rafael coverQueen Sonja #15 Page 1Queen Sonja #15 Page 2Queen Sonja #15 Page 3Queen Sonja #15 Page 4Queen Sonja #15 Page 5

One of the defining moments in Sonja’s life comes to its thrilling conclusion! She is forged into the warrior of legend by love, loss, revenge, and pain. There is nothing left to lose, she will walk in the path of the Goddess, but first she will walk knee deep in her enemies blood.

Red Sonja and Conan Crossover

Posted in Comics on March 21, 2011 by nemedian bard

During the Dynamite Entertainment panel at the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo it was noted that Conan publisher Dark Horse was not interested in a Red Sonja crossover. Dynamite publisher and president Nick Barrucci encouraged fans to write to Dark Horse to get a possible repairing of Red Sonja and Conan.
Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo

Brett’s Unique Take on Red Sonja

Posted in Interviews on March 11, 2011 by nemedian bard

The SF Signal Podcast has an interview with Peter V. Brett. The writer talks about his fantasy novels, comic books, and his take on Red Sonja for an upcoming one-shot.
SF Signal Podcast
“But I think I have a really, really, like funny, take on the character that’s gonna be unique, ’cause again it’s gonna play back to my 80s comic book strength where like Red Sonja in the 80s was a very different creature from the Red Sonja that’s around now.”
– Peter V. Brett