Former Valiant Employees Launch New Publisher Bad Idea

Hunter Gorinson, Dinesh Shamdasani, and Warren Simons, all formerly of Valiant Entertainment have reunited to launch the new comic book company Bad Idea.

Alongside the announcement, Gorinson released a teaser image with creators including Doug Braithwaite (DC’s Justice, Marvel’s Journey into Mystery), Tomas Giorello (Valiant’s X-O Manowar, Dark Horse’s Conan), Lewis LaRosa (Marvel’s Punisher MAX, Valiant’s Bloodshot Reborn), and Adam Pollina (Marvel’s X-Force).”

At Valiant, Gorinson served as Manager, Director and VP of Marketing & Communications from 2011-2018; Simons was Executive Editor and Editor-in-Chief from 2011-2018; and Shamdasani, who co-founded the publisher, served as CEO and Chief Creative Officer until 2018.

More information is set to follow.

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