Category Archives: Comics

Iron Maiden is getting a comic book based on their video game

Posted by on June 27, 2017

If there’s any one band that’s going the right thing when it comes to merchandising, it’s Iron Maiden. They’ve got an instantly-iconic logo with it’s own font, and then there’s Eddie, their mascot from the beginning. He’s been through a lot over the years, including being sentenced to an insane asylum, sent back to egyptian […]

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See what Slayer’s comic book, ‘Repentless,’ looks like

Posted by on January 10, 2017

Remember 2015? That was when Slayer released their album Repentless, and while it might not have been their most vital album when compared to the rest of the band’s catalog, at least we got three awesome and amazingly bloody videos out of it. The trilogy of videos centered around a mysterious man with an eyepatch that […]

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GWAR headed to comics, and you can have the Bin Laden skull to prove it

Posted by on October 26, 2016

  Do you like GWAR? Do you like comic books? Of course you do and today is your lucky day! Undisputed masters of the galaxy and scumdogs of the universe GWAR have announced that they are creating their own comic book series. They announced through their Facebook page on October 24 th that they have […]

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Metal Insider’s top 5: Superhero metal songs

Posted by on October 5, 2016

  Today is the kickoff of New York’s Comic Con. While the San Diego incarnation of the convention is the largest, New York is gaining on it. While comic cons are about as old as heavy metal (San Diego’s started in 1970), they’ve grown from their humble origins encompassing just comic books to a place where […]

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Metallica meets ‘Garfield’ in ‘Hetfield’

Posted by on July 29, 2015

Do you hate Mondays, but love Metallica? Get ready  for your favorite new comic strip. Chicago artist Jimmy Two Hands, the artist behind Danziggy (yes, that’s a thing), last month revealed his newest creation, Hetfield. If that sounds like a combination between Garfield the cat and James Hetfield, then you’re correct. Garfield has the Metallica frontman’s […]

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