IndiComix has chosen IDW’s Onyx as its title for the month of June. In this episode Tyler and Jeff interview IDW Publishing’s Chief Creative Officer and Editor-in-Chief Chris Ryall!  Onyx is a miniseries penned by Ryall with artwork contributed by Gabriel Rodriguez (Locke & Key, NOS4A2).

Synopsis

Onyx tells the tale of a female metal-suited warrior who comes to Earth on a quest to either save the planet or destroy it. It’s up to a team of super-soldiers to figure out which before it’s too late, and before a much greater threat overwhelms both them and the planet itself.

WRITER: Chris Ryall. ARTIST: Gabriel Rodriguez. COVER ARTISTS: Gabriel Rodriguez, Alan Robinson, Charles Paul Wilson III, Ashley Wood, and Sal Buscema. COLORIST: Jay Fotos. LETTERER: Shawn Lee.

Via: IDW Publishing, Comicvine, Comic Book Database, Deviantart, and Twitter

Onyx is a four-issue miniseries collected in a single trade paperback available on IDW’s store, Comixology, or at your local comic book shop!

About IDW Publishing:  

Founded in 1999, IDW started as an award-winning publisher of comic books, graphic novels, and trade paperbacks, based in San Diego, California, and has grown into a fully integrated media company that now includes IDW Games, IDW Entertainment, Top Shelf Productions, and the San Diego Comic Art Gallery. Two of the original founders, Ted Adams (CEO & Publisher) and Robbie Robbins (EVP), still actively manage the company, along with IDW’s executive team, which consists of Greg Goldstein (President & COO), Chris Ryall(CCO & Editor-in-Chief), and Matt Ruzicka (CFO), and David Ozer (President, IDW Entertainment).

IDW Publishing is regularly recognized as one of the top four comic book publishers in the US. Over 80 IDW titles have appeared on The New York Times Best Sellers list. In FY2015 alone, IDW published over 500 unique comic book titles and over 250 graphic novels.

Renowned for its diverse catalog of licensed and independent titles, IDW publishes some of the most successful and popular titles in the industry, including: Hasbro’s TRANSFORMERS, G.I. JOE, MY LITTLE PONY, and JEM AND THE HOLOGRAMS; Paramount/CBS’s Star Trek; Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles; Toho’s Godzilla; Twentieth Century Fox’s The X-Files; Sony’s Ghostbusters, Temple Street Productions’ Orphan Black; multiple monthly Disney titles; and many more.

Via: IDW Publishing

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Ryall’s career didn’t begin with comics, he was also hired by none other than Kevin Smith to run the entertainment website moviepoopshoot.com (now http://www.asitecalledfred.com) which was featured in the movie Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back. Ryall would come to join IDW Publishing in the summer of 2004 and rose up in the ranks to his prestigious position which to this day he still holds.

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