Mass Effect

KOTOR WAR, Knight Errant, Mass Effect release news!

Comic Book Resources has the January 2012 Dark Horse solicitations, so you can see the spiffy variant cover that Dave Wilkins has done for Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic: War #1! As noted last week, art is by Andrea Mutti, Gigi Baldassini, and Michael Atiyeh, with covers by Wilkins and Benjamin Carré. It’s on sale Jan. 11 — and as the solicitation announces, it is in the same …

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Knight Errant Deluge #2 and Mass Effect Evolution collection now on sale!

Another double-on-sale day: The collected edition of Mass Effect: Evolution is now on sale, as is the second issue of Star Wars: Knight Errant — Deluge! Evolution is available in two editions in the United States, but only one of them, the trade paperback, is in wide release. There is also a hardcover edition produced in limited numbers for the Science Fiction Book Club and other vendors. But all editions …

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Mass Effect: Invasion announced for October!

The San Diego news blitz is on! Dark Horse and Bioware today announced Mass Effect: Invasion, the third comics storyline based on the hit video game series. Find the official announcement here. This time we’re focusing on Aria T’Loak, the self-styled “pirate queen” of the Omega space station. We met Aria in Mass Effect: Redemption. The team remains the same — plotter Mac Walters and artist Omar Francia — and …

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Mass Effect Evolution: The Finale!

And hitting stands this week is Mass Effect: Evolution #4, the final issue in the origin story of the elusive, illustrious Illusive Man! You can find a preview here, and the comic itself on shelves starting Wednesday. There are two variant covers for this issue, as with the others of the series; one by Joe Quinones, another by Massimo Carnevale. We also have something unique here in the form of a video trailer …

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Double the fun! Knight Errant #5 and Mass Effect Evolution #2 hit stands!

I’m sure this has happened to me at least once before, but it’s a rarity — I have two issues that go on sale today. First off, there’s Star Wars: Knight Errant #5, the concluding issue of “Aflame.” This is the missing piece, the last bit of story to come before the novel, already available. I’ll have some notes on that issue available soon — probably before I get to the …

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News and previews! Knight Errant #5, Mass Effect Evolution #2, and more…

Lots of stuff going on today. First off, we have the preview of Star Wars: Knight Errant— Aflame #5, the final issue of the storyline and the missing link between the comics and the novel. It’s a blockbuster of a preview; destruction soon to ensue! Next off, IGN has a preview of Mass Effect: Evolution #2. Both that issue and Aflame #5 release on the same day, February 16 — …

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Now blogging on Babel Clash!

In addition to my posts here, for the next two weeks you can catch me — along with fellow Star Wars authors Troy Denning and Joe Schreiber — blogging about fiction, Star Wars, and other things at the Borders sci-fi blog, Babel Clash. Here’s the link to my first post, today. More to come… Also, tomorrow, the first issue of my new Mass Effect series with Mac Walters and Omar …

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Mass Effect Evolution preview, interviews online

I’ve gotten a little behind on posting these updates, but there’s a lot of news online for our new Mass Effect: Evolution series. Not a sequel to Mass Effect: Redemption or the games, but rather, a prequel, providing the origin of the Illusive Man, the series launches on Jan. 19. I’m interviewed by ComicVine about the series here. Meanwile, IGN has big versions of the covers for #4, and finally, …

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Knight Errant #2 notes, upcoming covers online

With the Knight Errant Essential Atlas Supplement now online, a variety of updates this weekend to the site here, starting with the production notes for Knight Errant #2. There are also now pages on the site for Knight Errant #5 and Mass Effect Evolution #2, which remarkably happen to be shipping the same day in February. I’m also able to report that variant covers are available for both Mass Effect …

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Mass Effect: Evolution launches Jan. 19!

And now we have the ship date for Mass Effect: Evolution #1 — January 19, just one week after Star Wars: Knight Errant #4 and one week before the Star Wars: Knight Errant novel comes out. Busy month! Plotted by Mac Walters from Bioware, scripted by yours truly, drawn by Omar Francia, and colored by Michael Atiyeh, the new series chronicles humanity’s first deadly days on the galactic stage — …

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