J.T. Krul comic
Desperate times have fallen on our heroes Malikai, Grace, and friends. The once-strong bond between them, which forged the return of magic into our world, is deteriorating following the cataclysmic battle with Rainier and his forces. However, the struggle between magic and technology still wages on, yet with Malikai, the bearer of the light, nowhere to be found--can magic survive the latest onslaught from an unwelcome world? New adversaries, exotic locations, and a fresh cast of exciting characters, including some from the Soulfire Universe¹s long forgotten past, reign supreme in this debut of the epic third SOULFIRE volume!
Aspen's final '10 for 10' series makes its red-hot debut! In the future, technology is everywhere, but there's a greater source of power and wonder now out there - magic! After saving the world from the destructive force of chaos itself, Malikai and his friends try to return to a life of normalcy. PJ is determined to be Benoist's heir in the battle arena, where cybernetic technology rules the day. Malikai is just happy to be with Sonia again, yet he can't help see that Grace is still haunted by the scars of the past. Meanwhile, a secret danger grows in the shadows between magic and technology, and it has a name - RAINIER! Don't miss this exciting premiere issue of the ALL NEW SOULFIRE! Join veteran Soulfire scribe JT Krul, along with the amazing artistic talents of V. Ken Marion and Kyle Ritter, as an all-new direction for Michael Turner's fantasy epic Soulfire begins right now!
"Celebrate the life, legacy and best of Michael Turner with the return of Aspen's popular "Art Edition" oversized black and white art book!The Michael Turner Art Editions are back for 2020, and this time we're revealing the late great superstar's artwork as it's never been seen before! Uncut and presented in the original "line art" form highlighting the best of Turner's breathtaking pencils, this edition features his top three Aspen Comics creations—Fathom, Soulfire and Ekos! Journey from Michael Turner's first Soulfire work to his last illustrated pages in pencil form! Also, enjoy a special Fathom story created in tribute to his father, as well as Ekos revealed for the first time EVER in its original pencil form! This is the MUST HAVE Aspen Comics Art edition to kick off the new year! "
- Issue # Full (9 months ago)
Soulfire is back with its biggest story—and greatest challenge to its heroes ever!Grace and Malikai have fought together to bring magic back to a world of technology, but now Grace is convinced that there is only room for one all-powerful source of energy. Magic. New battle lines are drawn. New enemies. New Allies. Fighting for the very future of the world itself. Behold The Battle of the Light!
New readers and fans alike can find everything they need to know about Jirni in this debut Jirni Primer issue! Return to the epic quest within volumes one and two, never-before-seen commentary, art and creator secrets…All for only a quarter! These Aspen Anniversary edition primer issues are the perfect compliment to discover more about Aspen’s upcoming slate of new and returning titles!
- Issue # Full (one year ago)
New readers and fans alike can find everything they need to know about Aspen’s flagship title in this new Michael Turner’s Soulfire 15 Year Anniversary Primer issue! Join in on the battle between Magic and Technology, and one young orphan’s quest as the “Bearer of the Light” to usher in a new era of magic! Check out never-before-seen commentary, art and creator secrets in anticipation of Volume 7 and more…All for only a quarter! These Aspen Anniversary edition primer issues are the perfect compliment to discover more about Aspen’s upcoming slate of new and returning titles!
- Issue # Full (one year ago)
It is a time of great peace and prosperity. But as a mysterious plague begins to sweep across the land, the struggle for survival begins yet again. Trust is the most powerful ally, especially when you're fighting for your life against a dragon! Featuring the lovely Grace and a ton of new characters! Two connecting covers by Michael Turner included!
Vicious creatures rule the day, but an even deadlier predator stalks the night. As one lone tribe of warriors struggles to stay alive, this new evil presence delivers a killer. With the death toll rising, and comrades missing, revenge takes over, and a journey is planned.
With the finale of Soulfire: Chaos Reign arriving this month, find out where it all began! Previously available only as a convention exclusive issue, Soulfire: Beginnings gives readers a glimpse of where 10,000 years worth of magic came into being. This incredible 7-page story is surrounded by an all new cover featuring a painted cover compilation between series artist Marcus To and Aspen colorist Peter Steigerwald.
- Issue # Full (one year ago)
Magic is resurrected. The series follows Heather, Cruz and Ragman. Each one makes use of the new powers - sometimes in a good way, sometimes in a bad way.
Introducing Remi, a young and energetic explorer and relic hunter, whose boundless curiosity leads to a startling discovery beyond anything she could have imagined! Along with her alchemist father, Remi works in secret, away from the prying eyes of the ruling clerics who lord over the realms of her world with their ancient decrees and strict devotion. Remi has her own sense of dedication - Her heart to adventure and her mind to the truth. But, what happens when that truth could change the fate of her entire planet, and destroy the very fabric of her civilization? An all-new Aspen Comics action-adventure epic debuts from the mind of creators Vince Hernandez (Michael Turner’s Fathom: Kiani, Charismagic) and J.T. Krul (Michael Turner’s Soulfire, Jirni) with breathtaking illustrations from newcomer Romina Moranelli!
Aspen Seasons: Fall 2005 offers TWO awesome new Michael Turner’s Fathom stories! The first tale comes fully written AND digitally painted by none other than Aspen's own Peter Steigerwald! Peter explores some of the untold myths of the Blue, as only he could pen and illustrate! The second story by J.T. Krul and Marcus To showcases Kiani on one of her first missions, and her initial encounter with Siphon and Brande. Find out just what happened that fateful day that led to these three becoming such close allies and defenders of the Blue!
Celebrating the 15th anniversary of its creation, Michael Turner's incredible vision of magic and wonder returns for an all-new volume! As the new age of magic continues in the shadows of this future landscape, Malikai and his friends try to enjoy a little down time, but such plans never seem to last. Grace continues to serve as a protector for all things magic, more specifically the dragons, but she is growing tired of having to keep the true power of the world a secret. And, there is a new danger on the horizon, a new figure in the Soulfire universe who may be the greatest threat to the fragile balance between magic and technology yet! Michael Turner and Aspen Comics’ flagship title commemorates its landmark fifteenth year and the creative team of long time Soulfire writer J.T. Krul (Teen Titans, Jirni), newcomer Chahine Ladjouze, and colorist Wes Hartman have joined forces to bring new readers as well as loyal fans alike a Soulfire story for the next generation!
In the future, technology continues to dominate every aspect of civilization, and nowhere is it more on display than the city of New Sheng, a vast metropolis where those with means live high amongst the lights and those without wallow in the shadows below. In his desperate struggle to reach a better life, a young fighter named Zihao has sacrificed his body in the ring and now prepares to pay an even bigger price in order to battle in the main arena with the elite cybernetically-enhanced warriors. But will seeing another lost soul from his past make his climb easier or harder? Don't miss the first chapter of an electrifying story in a bold new world. Aspen is proud to partner with ZMX Entertainment on their landmark project created by J.T. Krul, Yuyan Song, and Dinna Wu, and featuring the stellar creative team of Alex Konat, Mark Roslan, John Starr, and Sal Cipriano.
Aspen's popular fantasy adventure series, JIRNI, returns for an epic third volume! As Ara's quest to find her kidnapped mother continues, she finds solace in a remote village, but do they have their own demons to worry about? Meanwhile, Torinthal continues on his own search to unlock the mysteries of the D'jinn and their celestial origin. Don't miss out on the biggest quest for Ara yet! Created by New York Times Best-Selling author J.T. Krul (Michael Turner's Soulfire, Green Arrow) with art by newcomer Michael Santamaria, this next exciting chapter of Jirni will once again return readers to a land of untapped wonder!
Following the stunning conclusion to JUSTICE LEAGUE: CRY FOR JUSTICE comes the next epic chapter for the World's Greatest Heroes. What controversial decision has created a split in the League? A new meaning to the term "hunt for justice" creates fear in the villain populace. Plus, a shocking secret is revealed that will change Green Arrow's life forever.
- Issue # Full (3 years ago)