Felicia Day of The Guild fame (among her other well know genre television work like Buffy the Vampire Slayer) is preparing to launch an all new YouTube channel, Geek & Sundry, which will be a celebration for all geekdom. Set to begin April 2nd, the channel has six original series lined up including content from Wil Wheaton (Star Trek: The Next Generation), comedic musical duo Paul and Storm, Veronica Belmont and Tom Merritt (Sword & Laser), and motion comics from Dark Horse.
Dark Horse will unveil a new comic every Wednesday and characters like Hell Boy, Conan the Barbarian, The Goon, and Usagi Yojimbo have been promised in the official press release.The first DH release will be with a forty minute horror video called The Secret, which will also debut April 2ndl.
“This is an exciting new extension of our comics business,” said Dark Horse President Mike Richardson, who will be producing the shows with Erik Bruhwiler directing. “Our technology is state of the art and the tales are extremely engaging. Add Erik’s genius to some of the greatest creators in the comics business and the project becomes irresistible.”
“We’re so incredibly excited to produce and develop a channel based on what we think the fans will enjoy the most,” said Day. “From Dark Horse Comics to Wil Wheaton, there’s a killer team of talent on camera and off that will help build on the success of The Guild and Dragon Age: Redemption.
Here’s the trailer for the starting line up of shows on Geek & Sundry…