For Black Magick, Eric's contributions include the design of the series' logo and trade dress, front and back cover layouts for regular and variant covers, page design of inside front cover & indicia, inside back cover, and backmatter (including the letter column).

BLACK MAGICK #11

Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)
Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Nicola Scott (with Chiara Arena)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Covers by: Cover A: Nicola Scott (w Eric Trautmann); Cover B: Leandro Fernández

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann   

 

"Awakenings II," Part Five.

 

Conclusion. Strands come together, the Hand of Glory has been lit, Alex has made a deal with the witch hunters, and the face of Rowan's enemy is revealed, with damning consequences.

COVER GALLERY:

Image Comics  |  Color  |  32pg  |  Mature  |  $3.99US

BLACK MAGICK #10

Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)
Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Nicola Scott (with Chiara Arena)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Covers by: Cover A: Nicola Scott (w Eric Trautmann); Cover B: Tula Lotay

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann   

 

"Awakenings II," Part Four.

 

In the wake of an officer-involved shooting, Rowan’s lies are threatening to unravel. The Ascension threatens tragedy for those closest to Rowan.

COVERY GALLERY:

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BLACK MAGICK #9

Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)
Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Nicola Scott (with Chiara Arena)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Covers by: Cover A: Nicola Scott (w Eric Trautmann); Cover B: Cliff Chiang

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann   

 

“AWAKENINGS II,” Part Three

 

The Hammer is in Portsmouth. Alex learns the name of one enemy and the face of another. And Rowan’s troubles only grow as both Samhain and the baby come due.

COVER GALLERY:

Image Comics  |  Color  |  32pg  |  Mature  |  $3.99US

BLACK MAGICK #8

Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)
Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Nicola Scott (with Chiara Arena)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Covers by: Cover A: Nicola Scott (w Eric Trautmann); Cover B: Jenny Frison

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

   

“AWAKENINGS II,” Part Two

 

Samhain approaches. Rowan and Morgan get a break on their case, while Alex pursues an investigation all her own. The Hammer identifies Rowan and considers how to deal with the threat she poses.

COVER GALLERY:

Image Comics  |  Color  |  32pg  |  Mature  |  $3.99US

BLACK MAGICK #7

Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)
Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Nicola Scott (with Chiara Arena)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Covers by: Cover A: Nicola Scott (w Eric Trautmann); Cover B: Michael Lark

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

   

“AWAKENINGS II,” Part One

 

The Holy has been desecrated, the Hammer is closing in, and the Dunridge case hits a snag…one that only reinforces Morgan’s growing suspicion that the killer he and Rowan are seeking may be none other than Rowan herself.

COVER GALLERY:

Image Comics  |  Color  |  32pg  |  Mature  |  $3.99US

BLACK MAGICK #6

Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)
Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Nicola Scott (with Chiara Arena)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Covers by: Cover A: Nicola Scott (w Eric Trautmann); Cover B: Liam Sharp; "Pride Month" Variant Cover by Scott, Trautmann, Arena

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

   

What the hell is the deal with Rowan Black, anyway? For that matter, just how many “real” witches are there? What is the bond that ties Rowan and Alex together? Is the series really coming back, or is this just the creative team messing with your heads? Yes, it’s true—the critically acclaimed series returns with a standalone story detailing how Rowan was awakened to her family’s legacy...and the enormous cost of being its inheritor.

COVER GALLERY:

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BLACK MAGICK #5

Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)
Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Nicola Scott (with Chiara Arena)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Covers by: Cover A: Nicola Scott (w Eric Trautmann); Cover B: Stephanie Hans

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

  

Awakening," Conclusion. 

 

Trial by divination.

COLLECTED IN BLACK MAGICK VOL 001: AWAKENING

COVER GALLERY:

Image Comics  |  Color  |  32pg  |  Mature  |  $3.99US

BLACK MAGICK #4

Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)
Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Nicola Scott (with Chiara Arena)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Covers by: Cover A: Nicola Scott (w Eric Trautmann); Cover B: Ming Doyle

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

  

Awakening," Part Four

 

A stranger arrives in Portsmouth.

COLLECTED IN BLACK MAGICK VOL 001: AWAKENING

COVER GALLERY:

Image Comics  |  Color  |  32pg  |  Mature  |  $3.99US

BLACK MAGICK #3

Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)
Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Nicola Scott (with Chiara Arena)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Covers by: Cover A: Nicola Scott (w Eric Trautmann); Cover B: Afua Richardson

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

  

Awakening," Part Three

 

The threat begins to reveal itself. Rowan casts twice. 

COLLECTED IN BLACK MAGICK VOL 001: AWAKENING

COVER GALLERY:

Image Comics  |  Color  |  32pg  |  Mature  |  $3.99US

BLACK MAGICK #2

Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)
Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Nicola Scott (with Chiara Arena)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Covers by: Cover A: Nicola Scott (w Eric Trautmann); Cover B: Tristan Jones

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

  

Awakening," Part Two

 

Rowan considers a spark, a hand, a body. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

COLLECTED IN BLACK MAGICK VOL 001: AWAKENING

COVER GALLERY:

Image Comics  |  Color  |  32pg  |  Mature  |  $3.99US

BLACK MAGICK #1

Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)
Cover A: Art by Nicola Scott (w/Eric Trautmann)

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Nicola Scott (with Chiara Arena)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Covers by: Cover A: Nicola Scott (w Eric Trautmann); Cover B: Jill Thompson; Magazine Edition cover: Rick Burchett

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

  

Awakening," Part One

 

The hammer falls this Halloween! From New York Times bestselling and Eisner Award-winning writer GREG RUCKA (LAZARUS, Stumptown, Gotham Central) and superstar artist NICOLA SCOTT (Birds of Prey, Secret Six, Earth 2)!

 

Detective Rowan Black works robbery/homicide for the Portsmouth PD, but her greatest mystery is the truth about herself...both who she has been, and who she will become. Yet there are others in Rowan's world with very long memories, and the power that one person holds, another will always covet.

 

PLUS, each issue also features an all-new work of original fiction by GREG RUCKA!

 

A new gothic-noir ongoing series about legacy, destiny, redemption...and the price of magic.

 

COLLECTED IN BLACK MAGICK VOL 001: AWAKENING

COVER GALLERY:

Image Comics  |  Color  |  32pg  (60pg for Magazine Edition) |  Mature  |  $3.99US ($5.99US for Magazine Edition)