SDCC 2012: Gary Whitta and Darick Robertson talk Oliver

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#1 Posted by fanged_wolf (31 posts) - - Show Bio

so freaking cool

#2 Posted by Webjaker (369 posts) - - Show Bio

Steam punk does seem natural, as after an apocalyptic event - you would have to cobble together old-school technology

#3 Posted by kennybaese (1205 posts) - - Show Bio

So between Book of Eli, After Earth, The Walking Dead Telltale games, and now Oliver, Gary Whitta is very much a post-apocalyptic guy.

#4 Posted by Falconer (164 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm just mad we have to wait a whole year before the first act. I'm really active over on Tested, so I can't wait to see some actual work from Gary. Cause lord knows he does nothing over there. :P

#5 Posted by KainScion (2993 posts) - - Show Bio


#6 Posted by RedheadedAtrocitus (6958 posts) - - Show Bio

Steampunk mixed with post-apocalyptic world...fantastic. Sure is a long time to wait though :/

#7 Posted by ZZoMBiE13 (921 posts) - - Show Bio

This looks amazing. Can't wait to get hold of a copy!

#8 Posted by enchantedecho (1 posts) - - Show Bio

I have never actually read a comic before, and I obviously know Gary from all of his past Whiskey Media involvement and enjoy his stuff so, this will probably be the first comic I pick up. Hopefully it's available on the iPad in some way, shape or form.

#9 Posted by Fantasgasmic (1092 posts) - - Show Bio

Congrats Gary on the new baby, Babby Whitta.

#10 Posted by GiveUpNed (82 posts) - - Show Bio

Gary is y'know also a friend of the site :P

#11 Posted by Baconbot (51 posts) - - Show Bio

Great concept. I will check this out.


#12 Posted by LordRequiem (1331 posts) - - Show Bio

To me at least this is the same as movie makers not being able to think of new ideas so they remake/reboot/alter older concepts. Obviously this might be great, but I'd rather see original ideas. And I seriously dislike Steampunk.

#13 Edited by Dangerloves (10 posts) - - Show Bio

@kennyshat: Gary has said on numerous occasions that one of his favorite and most influential game was Wasteland.

#14 Posted by Sergotron (108 posts) - - Show Bio

Ill support Gary, lets give it a go.

#15 Posted by DefAde (1 posts) - - Show Bio

Screened... check

Tested... check

Giant Bomb... check

Comic Vine... check


#16 Posted by AngeTheDude (160 posts) - - Show Bio

So basically Darick Robertson will draw 3 and 1/2 issues and then we'll start getting shitty fill-in artists afterwards.

#17 Posted by TheHT (72 posts) - - Show Bio

Well I for one am very stoked for this. I need to find a local comic store, since my old one shut down.

#18 Posted by Iron Apollo (2264 posts) - - Show Bio

I don't want to wait almost a year! so excited!

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