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March 29, 2010: I Will Wear a Tuxedo On That Day: Interview with Zack Whedon 03/29/10 (Interview)

Zack Whedon is probably best known for his work, with brother Joss, on the Dr. Horrible Sing-A-Long Blog.  But Zack has been hard at work, writing for shows like Fringe and Deadwood, and is even starting to step into some serious recognition as comic-writer.  Dark Horse recognized Zack's talent early on, and helped foster his ability through some shorts on MySpace Dark Horse Presents, and then on the one-shot Dr. Horrible comic.  But it's the upcoming Terminator series that really highlight's his ability as great story-teller. Dark Horse got the chance to chat with Zack Whedon over email during one his brief breaks writing for the upcoming television series Rubicon, debuting soon on AMC. Coming from a television background, you seemed... [more]

March 03, 2010: Judgement Day 03/03/10 (Horsepower)

The Terminator franchise has had a long-standing relationship with Dark Horse Comics, and 2010 marks the twentieth anniversary of this partnership. Throughout the years comics have pitted these killer robots against Aliens, Predators, RoboCop, and Superman. On March 31, 2010 the comics return to their roots, paying homage to the James Cameron film that started what would become one of the most successful film franchises in the world. It’s 2029, thirty-two years since the computer system Skynet became self-aware and launched a nuclear strike against humanity on August 29, 1997—Judgment Day. In the aftermath remain colonies of people looking to survive in a desolate and vulnerable world. Three individuals stand apart from the rest in... [more]

January 11, 2010: New Hellboy, Star Wars, and Terminator iPhone Apps Now On-Sale for a Limited Time! 01/11/10 (Press Release)

Just added! The complete Hellboy: Seed of Destruction is on-sale for just $1.99. Click here to download yours right now! Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic Vol. 1 is now on-sale in the iTunes store for only $1.99! This is a limited time offer, so click here to get yours today. Terminator: Death Valley is also now on-sale for a limited time. Click here to get the complete graphic novel is only $0.99! And click here to see all of the other comics we offer on the iPhone, like The Force Unleashed, Star Wars: Legacy, The Umbrella Academy, and Hellboy.... [more]

November 20, 2009: Zack Whedon Breathes New Life into Terminator 11/20/2009 (Press Release)

DARK HORSE ANNOUNCES CREATIVE TEAM ON HIGHLY ANTICIPATED NEW SERIES NOVEMBER 19, MILWAUKIE, OR -- In 2029, Kyle Reese will be sent to 1984 to stop a T-800 from killing the mother of the resistance, Sarah Connor. But before his future son will send him back in time, Kyle Reese is simply another survivor in a desolate future. In a brand-new series, Zack Whedon (Dr. Horrible, Deadwood, Fringe, Rubicon) brings his sharp writing skills to one of the most celebrated sci-fi properties in history to tell the story of a man struggling to live in a world with little food, water, or hope. Never before has the iconic character from James Cameron’s first Terminator film been explored with such depth and humanity. Readers will have the opportunity to... [more]

May 15, 2009: Dark Horse and Big Head Games Bring the Action of Terminator Onto Your iPhone! 5/15/09 (Press Release)

MAY 14, MILWAUKIE, OR -- In celebration of the twenty-fifth anniversary of The Terminator, Big Head Games and Dark Horse Comics are proud to release this heart-pounding, shoot-everything homage to the movie that started it all. The Terminator for iPhone and iPod Touch is an explosive, top-down, all-action shooter game with an episodic Story Mode and endless Quick Play Mode. Features: Bigger and badder weapons, from Gatling guns to bazookas. Two extreme game modes for a lasting game experience: In Quick Play Mode, rescue fallen soldiers. In Story Mode, play as Kyle Reese taking on challenging missions. T-800s and Hunter Killer Tanks from the original movie along with an array of new foes. Multiple control modes and autotargeting options... [more]

May 04, 2009: Dark Horse Launches Mobile Comics Program With Terminator 5/4/09 (Press Release)

Dark Horse Comics, the third-largest American comics publisher, makes the leap into the digital world of mobile content today with the launch of a new app for the iPhone. With the release of the upcoming Terminator Salvation film in mind, Dark Horse has chosen a classic The Terminator story from its vast publishing archives to launch this program. Following in its rich tradition of innovation, Dark Horse turned down multiple offers from various media developers, and instead opted to develop an application in-house. The result is a reading experience that Dark Horse feels best utilizes the mobile platform and delivers the same standard of quality fans have come to expect from the industry leader. President Mike Richardson explained “Dark... [more]