Chainmail Bikini Anthology Has Women Gamers Telling Their Own Stories

Nearly every gamer has tales about how the imaginary worlds and real-life friendships of their shared hobby has inspired them and gotten them through some rough spots. An upcoming graphic novel anthology takes those moments and turns them in even more inspiration in the form of beautifully drawn comics stories. » 3/27/15 3:00pm Friday 3:00pm

I Love Cyborg 009, and the New Graphic Novel Does Not Disappoint

Cyborg 009 is one of Japan's most famous manga series as well as one of its most iconic characters. It's also getting a new English language adaptation. » 9/12/13 7:50am 9/12/13 7:50am

Return to the world of gamer nerd rage with book two of "King of RPGs"

We loved the first book of io9 columnist Jason Thompson's graphic novel series King of RPGs, and now book two is finally out! Return to the crazed world of Theo, the greatest DM in the world, and the game-addicted Shesh, as they rampage through World of Warfare. We've got the first few pages of the book to get you… » 5/26/11 5:30pm 5/26/11 5:30pm

Dead Space Fiction Expands With Aftermath And Salvage

As with Dead Space before it, Dead Space 2 is getting the transmedia treatment from EA, with a brand new animated feature and a graphic novel taking fans deeper into the dark universe this winter. » 7/23/10 1:20pm 7/23/10 1:20pm

Video Games Inescapable At Comic-Con

The San Diego Comic-Con draws more than a hundred thousand people from around the world each year to revel in all things pop-culture. But last weekend's gathering also highlighted the strengthening connection between comic books and video games. » 7/27/09 11:00am 7/27/09 11:00am

Activision, Twistory Unravel Time With Singularity Graphic Novel

The Comic-Con comic book news explosion continues, as Activision and Twistory announce plans for a graphic novel based on the upcoming time-twisting shooter Singularity. » 7/21/09 5:20pm 7/21/09 5:20pm

Mechner Pens Prince Of Persia Prequel Graphic Novel

Series creator Jordan Mechner once again plumbs the depths of the Prince of Persia mythology, penning an anthology graphic novel to serve as a prequel to the upcoming feature film. » 7/21/09 12:40pm 7/21/09 12:40pm

Wolfenstein The Animated Graphic Novel Part One

This first in a four-part series of animated Wolfenstein graphic novels from Activision tells the story of the original Wolfenstein 3D. Really out of date spoilers follow. » 7/07/09 5:20pm 7/07/09 5:20pm

Legendary Backstory Revealed In Graphic Novel

Spark Unlimited's fantasy action game Legendary » 10/31/08 7:20pm 10/31/08 7:20pm has become a graphic novel (like a comic only you get to stroke your chin and go 'hmmm' while you read it) available now from indie publisher Top Cow Productions. Legendary, the graphic novel, is written by Mark Waid - author of DC apocalypse tale and and penciled by…

Legendary Gets Release Date, Preorder Bonus, Graphic Novel

Gamers eagerly awaiting the chance to chop off a werewolf's head in the middle of an annihilated New York City will be getting their chance next month, as Gamecock Media Group announces a September 30th release date for Spark Unlimited's fantasy horror shooter. Along with the release date comes news of the pre-order… » 8/01/08 7:20pm 8/01/08 7:20pm