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The Sire #8 available for purchase, review or retailer incentive!

May 1st, 2013|

Attention bloggers/reviewers/retailers! We're looking for folks who want to review a copy of the latest issue of The Sire #8. Also, any retailer out there that wants to order copies AT COST please contact us at sire@mikebooks.com. Featuring a cover by Talent Caldwell, art by Kris Carter & Steve Hoveke and written by Michael Dolce, [...]

War of the Independents #1 (featuring The Sire) in Diamond NOW

April 5th, 2013|

War of the Independents - featuring The Sire - is in Diamond now! Originally announced by David Ryan of Red Anvil Comics in January of 2007, War of the Independents is a 6 issue full color crossover series bringing independents creators together from all spectrums of comics by writer and artist Dave Ryan. Planned to [...]

Mike Dolce on Comic Addiction PodCast

April 5th, 2012|

Hey folks - check me out on the Comic Addiction Podcast with Mark Poulton. We talk comics, our shared struggles to break into the industry and more! Download it here: http://comicaddiction.net/2013/07/29/talking-about-our-issues-episode-16-mike-dolce-interview/ - See more at: http://secretsofthesire.com/Mike_Dolce_on_Comic_Addiction_PodCast_#sthash.PwvynCmM.dpuf

Sire #7 Available for Digital Download on Graphicly.com

February 2nd, 2012|

The Sire returns and is available for digital download at Graphicly! Featuring a stunning cover by renowned artist Dave Johnson! Fast forwarding a few weeks after the last issue ended, the Sire is back in full force, tracking down all those who have been transformed by the same alien energy that gives his costume its [...]

Image Comics’ Hack/Slash Trending Upwards; Former Sire Artist Dan Leister at the Artistic Helm

September 26th, 2011|

Former Sire artist Dan Leister handles art chores on Image Comics' Hack/Slash. As BleedingCool.com reports, the series has actually risen in sales as the series has progressed, following its move to Image this year. We wish Dan nothing but the best here at Mikebooks.com! You can read the full article here: http://www.bleedingcool.com/2011/03/12/hackslash-trending-upwards

Image Comics’ Hack/Slash Trending Upwards; Former Sire Artist Dan Leister at the Artistic Helm

March 12th, 2011|

Former Sire artist Dan Leister handles art chores on Image Comics' Hack/Slash. As BleedingCool.com reports, the series has actually risen in sales as the series has progressed, following its move to Image this year. We wish Dan nothing but the best here at Mikebooks.com! You can read the full article here: http://www.bleedingcool.com/2011/03/12/hackslash-trending-upwards

Image Comics’ Hack/Slash Trending Upwards; Former Sire Artist Dan Leister at the Artistic Helm

March 12th, 2011|

Former Sire artist Dan Leister handles art chores on Image Comics' Hack/Slash. As BleedingCool.com reports, the series has actually risen in sales as the series has progressed, following its move to Image this year. We wish Dan nothing but the best here at Mikebooks.com! You can read the full article here: http://www.bleedingcool.com/2011/03/12/hackslash-trending-upwards

Dissecting “Hack/Slash” With Tim Seeley via ComicBookResources.com

January 29th, 2011|

More good stuff surrounding former Sire artist Daniel Leister's new book Hack/Slash. Tim Seely comments on Dan's work and the future of the title. From Comic Book Resources: In his continued effort to keep the story moving forward, Seeley teamed up with former Grimm Fairy Tales artist Daniel William Leister to pencil "My First Maniac" [...]

War of the Independents #1 (featuring The Sire) in Diamond NOW

January 1st, 2011|

War of the Independents - featuring The Sire - is in Diamond now! Originally announced by David Ryan of Red Anvil Comics in January of 2007, War of the Independents is a 6 issue full color crossover series bringing independents creators together from all spectrums of comics by writer and artist Dave Ryan. Planned to [...]

War of the Independents #1 (featuring The Sire) in Diamond NOW

January 1st, 2011|

War of the Independents - featuring The Sire - is in Diamond now! Originally announced by David Ryan of Red Anvil Comics in January of 2007, War of the Independents is a 6 issue full color crossover series bringing independents creators together from all spectrums of comics by writer and artist Dave Ryan. Planned to [...]

Descendant #2 hits Previews now!

July 15th, 2009|

Descendant #2 hits Previews now! After liberating her people from Dr. Alexis Bane's biomechanical mutants, Rayne Santiago is forced to embrace the pyrokinetic powers she's spurned her entire life if she hopes to rescue her two brothers from horrific experimentation at Bane's hands. But Rayne's worst fears are realized when she storms Bane's jungle compound [...]

Superpowers and espionage descend together this July!

May 15th, 2009|

May 15 2009 (Berkeley, CA) - This July, indie superhero favorite writers Michael Dolce and Marcus Perry join illustrator Mariano Navarro and cover artist Tyler Kirkham for their three issue mini-series exploring the dangerous side of superpowers, DESCENDANT. "It's very hard to find a new spin on superpowers, but I think Mike, Marcus and Mariano [...]

SIRE TPB and Grimm’s Fairy Tales #28 debut at Wizard World Chicago

August 1st, 2008|

Two knockout debuts from creator Michael Dolce all in one place! The SIRE TPB and Zenescope's Grimm's Fairy Tales #28 will be on sale this weekend at Wizard World Chicago. The SIRE TP, a 160-page epic written by Dolce, with art by Dan Leister (Return to Wonderland), Jose Holder and more features the groundbreaking SIRE [...]

SIRE creator in Wizard #198 – on sale now

February 27th, 2008|

Check out Wizard #198 Wizard Edge section for the latest indy article from SIRE creator Michael Dolce. In this latest edition Dolce talks about the importance of good judgement when assessing one's overall goal in the industry and coming to sometimes difficult decisions on how best to proceed. Order a copy of Wizard #198 today [...]

SIRE creator in Wizard #198 – on sale now

February 27th, 2008|

Check out Wizard #198 Wizard Edge section for the latest indy article from SIRE creator Michael Dolce. In this latest edition Dolce talks about the importance of good judgement when assessing one's overall goal in the industry and coming to sometimes difficult decisions on how best to proceed. Order a copy of Wizard #198 today [...]

SIRE: Revelations #2 Full Color Preview Pages Available Online Now

July 30th, 2007|

With just weeks before the release of SIRE: Revelations #2, After Shock Comics has made available the first 6 pages online now! Featuring the blockbuster debut of new penciler Jose Holder, SIRE: Revelations #2 picks up where issue #1 left off, with everything on the line as SIRE goes up against the U.S. government! But [...]

SIRE: Revelations #2 Full Color Preview Pages Available Online Now

July 30th, 2007|

With just weeks before the release of SIRE: Revelations #2, After Shock Comics has made available the first 6 pages online now! Featuring the blockbuster debut of new penciler Jose Holder, SIRE: Revelations #2 picks up where issue #1 left off, with everything on the line as SIRE goes up against the U.S. government! But [...]