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Gather round, brethren. Now there has been a thousand and one rumours about the Orisha Pikin Comicbook series and the sudden disappearance of some of its favourite characters. We haven’t heard from Baba Orunmila since the first two issues, and this is understandable. He seemed to have been dominant or influential in the classrooms alone. But what about Jesus! Let’s talk about Jesus for a second. Everyone has been so distracted with Sango’s troubles, eshu’s mischiefs and Obatala’s good looks that we failed to notice that Jesus disappeared the day Sango allegedly killed *Sannkofamaan. Orisha Pikin is the only comicbook I’ve read that Jesus wasn’t necessary for everyone. Y’all need Jesus. For real! On a lighter note: In a recent interview with the creator of the Orisha Pikin franchise, he stated that “Jesus has been secured as a recurring character with a major influence in the story. ” Which means we’ll be seeing more of…

Orisha Pikin was one of the Dandiest things that happened to the African Comic Space between late 2016 and early 2017.  Then one beautiful morning, the creator pulled off its single publishing company, Vortex comics for some controversial reasons. On the brighter side, we caught up with the creator of Orisha Pikin last week and asked a few questions about the Comicbook Sam: Okay, so we haven’t heard from your team since you left Vortex and we wanted to know if  we’ll still get to read new issues of Orisha Pikin this year. Yamakasi: Op5 should drop around September and October. From there it’s going to be published every two months with no interruption. Sam: Awesome! So it’s a continuation of what we’ve experienced from the past? Yamakasi: Yeah! It’s a continuation Sam: Cool! What should the fans expect from these upcoming issues? Yamakasi: There is something new in the designs of the…

Hero Kekere (Including the Jollof Rice Edition) Release Date: March 2016 Formats: PDF, CBR, CR-Reader – Publisher: Comic Republic Creator: – Story: Akintoba Kalejaye & Ozo Ezeogu Pencils: – Colorist & Letterer: Michael Balogun Guest Appearances: – Honorable Mentions: – So there was a day we were debating on whether Nigeria’s Comic Republic was dark like DC or well, not dark like Marvel. Someone pointed out that Comic Republic was all colorful like Marvel, i recall. I chose “Dark like DC” – You need to see Alaric in the first issue of Scion, “Hero? I am no Hero. I am Neither Light nor Darkness…. I KNOW DEATH AND I AM DEATH” I am not talking about colors alone o. Scion is beautiful by the way but I read Comicbooks for the story. Even the badly drawn and colored ones. I am a story person and i tell you, i have read Ireti:…

It’s no longer news that the most recent issue of the mesmerizing Orisha Pikin got out this month. If you have not read it then checkout the spoiler free review by clicking here. We will wait for you. Orisha Pikin is one of Vortex Comics Continuous Comicbooks alongside Strike Guard and…. Sam, help me out here. What other Vortex comicbook trends at the moment? Sam: So many… There’s Avono No! Christ No! What is wrong with you!? Sam: Sannkofamaan? What!? Dude, he died… In Orisha Pikin! Sam: Oh! Yeah.  They’ve got June XII and Fela… Anikulapo Cool. Orisha Pikin is one of Vortex Comics Continuous Comicbooks alongside Strike Guard, June XII and Anikulapo and the story so far has been captivating. The Creator of Orisha Pikin, Kiyindou Yamakasi recently shared a first look at an animated storyboard for Orisha Pikin and it looks promising. You could spot Orunmila, Obatala and Sango? in the storyboard clip. The small…