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HEAVY METAL: 'Chasing The Dragon' #1 is Available Now

 In Chasing the Dragon , New York Times Bestselling writer Denton J. Tipton and acclaimed painter menton3 explore a dark fantasy world ravaged by the rampant abuse of a drug made from the blood of dragons. When two young slaves discover a terrible secret that could change the course of the world, will a meek alchemist’s apprentice and a drug-addled concubine survive long outside their cages? For fans of Game of Thrones and Breaking Bad . CHASING THE DRAGON Writer: Denton J. Tiption  Artist: menton3 Publisher: Heavy Metal Release: Feb. 26, 2021  Order Here

TKO Studios Announces Another Wave of Exciting New Titles

 TKO is proud to announce a slate of new titles are now available to pre-order, including three new incredible WAVE 3 miniseries ready to binge, a terrifying new prose horror book, and 3 knockout TKO shorts by top creators. All titles will ship on November 9, 2020. 


Hot on the heels of their first two bestselling, critically-acclaimed waves of graphic novels comes three new miniseries: LONESOME DAYS SAVAGE NIGHTS, THE PULL, and REDFORK. Creators in this third wave of books include creators such as Steve Niles (30 Days of Night), Steve Orlando (Wonder Woman, Martian Manhunter), Alex Paknadel (Giga, Arcadia), Szymon Kudranski (Punisher), Nil Vendrell (Shirtless Bear-Fighter), Triona Farrell (Runaways), Giulia Brusco (Scalped), and Ricardo Lopez Ortiz (Black Panther vs. Deadpool, Hitgirl). 

TKO is also releasing their first foray into prose, BLOOD LIKE GARNETS, which contains 8 spine-tingling horror stories written by Leigh Harlen and illustrated by Maria Nguyen.  

TKO is also proud to present the first of our ongoing series of chilling short horror comics rolling out in the next few months from creators such as Paul Azaceta (Outcast), Liana Kangas & Joe Corallo (She Said Destroy), Michael Moreci (Star Wars), Alex Paknadel (Arcadia), Baldemar Rivas (Unearth), and more. THE FATHER OF ALL THINGS, NIGHT TRAIN and SEEDS OF EDEN are the first three titles available.  


Co-founded by entrepreneur Salvatore Simeone ( and TV showrunner/writer/producer/director Tze Chun (creator of HBOMax’s Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai and writer/director of AppleTV’s Little America), With a growing library of IP, TKO ranks in Shopify’s top 1% of e-commerce companies. We were recently nominated Publisher of the Year by Tripwire Magazine and earned an Eisner Award nomination for their bestselling series SENTIENT. 

TKO also recently announced that we are partnering with MACRO (whose films have garnered nine Oscar nominations and one Oscar win for Viola Davis in FENCES) to produce a film adaptation of TKO’s graphic novel ‘THE BANKS’ written by New York Times bestseller Roxane Gay (Hunger, Bad Feminist). 

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