On his Bad Signal email list yesterday, Warren Ellis revealed he’s working on an upcoming title for Icon … or will be soon:
* I also need to develop up something for the Icon line this spring, among other things. Send muses.
* The latter is an interesting proposition. I can usually bring around 20,000 people to the table
for a creator-owned project from DC and Image. So I can estimate a lowish but solid base to start from. Which leads me to thinking about pushing the envelope a bit. Because, yeah, Brubaker and Phillips are producing super-accessible literary-mainstream fiction, but the boy
Mack is still shooting off vivid conceptual fireworks every time he does a KABUKI. So there’s a broad spectrum available there, and that kind of makes me want to be a bit experimental…