Posts Tagged ‘Injustice’

San Diego Comic-Con. Tom Taylor Signings and Panels.

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

It’s upon us again!

In less than six hours I leave for the nightmare flight to San Diego. This where I’ll be and when. Signing and discussing things like The Deep, Earth 2 and Injustice.
A little something else I’ve worked on will be announced at the convention too.
I’ll update on more Gestalt Publishing signings via twitter.


Thursday July 18th

11:30am-12:30pm
Panel – DC Entertainment All Access – (Room 6DE)
Tom Taylor
, Brian Buccellato, Mark Buckingham, Amanda Conner, Derek Fridolfs, Adam Hughes, Geoff Johns, Jeff Lemire, Gail Simone.

2:00-3:00pm
Panel – DC Digital (Room 6DE)
Tom Taylor
, Derek Fridolfs, Christos N. Gage, Kyle Higgins, Bryan Q. Miller, Dustin Nguyen.

4:00pm
Signing at Gestalt Comics (Booth #2001)

Friday July 19th

10:30-11:30pm
Global Comics panel with Sohaib Awan (Room 8)
Tom Taylor (Creator of Gestalt Comics’ The Deep and lead writer on DC Comics’ Injustice), Andrew Huerta (Artist on IDW Publishing’s Jinnrise), Alexis Kirsch (Editor of VIZ Media’s Weekly Shonen Jump), Wolfgang Bylsma (Editor-in-Chief of Gestalt Comics) and Greg Broadmore (WETA Workshop Lead Concept Designer).

4:30-5:30pm
SIGNING (DCE Booth #1915)

Saturday July 20th

1:30-2:30pm
SIGNING (DCE Booth #1915)

Sunday July 21st

1:00-2:00pm
SIGNING (DCE Booth #1915)

Shazam! The Cover to Injustice 7 Revealed.

Saturday, April 6th, 2013

I’ve been crazy busy and haven’t updated this enough lately. This should make up for that.
Here’s Mico Suayan’s cover to our 7th Injustice issue. Billy Batson Versus Shazam!
(If you’re writing ‘Shazam’ without an exclamation mark, you’re doing it wrong).

Great to have artist Kevin Maguire join our team too. I’ve been a fan of Kevin’s work for a very long time.

INJUSTICE: GODS AMONG US #7
Written by TOM TAYLOR
Art by JHEREMY RAAPACK, MIKE S. MILLER and KEVIN MAGUIRE
Cover by MICO SUAYAN
On sale JULY 31 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T • DIGITAL FIRST
The tragic death of one of their own has further divided the heroes. Friendships fracture as paths are chosen. The citizens of Earth, too, are divided in their feelings on the heroes’ new, proactive roles, and Billy Batson wants to hear what they have to say. Meanwhile, a signal from Metropolis proves that someone—or something—has survived.

Announcing ‘Injustice – Gods Among Us’ The Comic Series

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

Injustice has been announced.

I’m writing Superman.

No, really. I’M writing Superman.

Anyone who knows me well, knows that I grew up reading DC Superheroes, and writing Superman has always been my ultimate comics-writing goal. With the Injustice prequel series, that’s exactly what I’m doing… along with Batman, and Wonder Woman, and Green Arrow, and Green Lantern, and Flash, and Joker, and Harley Quinn, and Cyborg, and Nightwing, and many, many others in the DC Universe. I couldn’t be happier.

Which isn’t to say that the characters will be happy…

This series, which tells the events leading up to the WB Entertainment and NetherRealm studios game, Injustice: Gods Among Us, is one of the most exciting, terrifying, heartfelt, epic and nasty stories I’ve ever had the pleasure to write. While the exact details of Injustice are still sketchy, I can tell you that the game script that the NetherRealm people have put together is seriously good. It’s great to see a fighting game with such a rich story. You’re all in for a real treat.

Artist Jheremy Raapack is going to kill on this series and it’s great to be working with Jim Chadwick again too. Jim was my editor back when I was writing The Authority for Wildstorm and he’s one of the best. Thanks to Hank Kanalz and all the people out at Burbank for the opportunity.

We’re going to smash this like Superman smashing Flash into orbit in this trailer…


INJUSTICE: GODS AMONG US #1

Written by TOM TAYLOR

Art and cover by JHEREMY RAAPACK

On sale JANUARY 30 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T

• Based on DC’s latest highly anticipated video game from the makers of Mortal Kombat!

• The first time in print for these digital-first stories.

• This prequel explains the events leading up to the start of this epic game!