Comics’ First Couple

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The big event today in NYC is one you can’t even get into — it’s been sold out for ages. Aline Kominsky-Crumb and R. Crumb will be appearing together at the NY Public Library. It’s so tight even we can’t get in, but for those who do it’s sure to be a memorable evening. We […]

Fialkov and Tuazon’s THREE RIVERS debuts

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ELK’S RUN creators Joshua Hale Fialkov and Noel Tuazon should be pretty happy — the graphic novel version of the book is out from Random House/Villard next month. But to set it off in style, they are already launching their follow-up Three Rivers, and in an increasingly common move, they’re launching it as a webcomic. […]

VALENTINES SPECIAL: Jennifer Rodgers

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jenniferrodgers: Valentine’s Day Cards. I totally messed up plugging this in time to order it. I’m sorry. [Art © 2007 Jennifer Rodgers]

VALENTINES SPECIAL: diesel sweeties

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diesel sweeties celebrate the season with robot romance web comic & t-shirt party [Via…Warren Ellis????]

VALENTINES SPECIAL: Kelli Bickman

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Artist Kelli Bickman has launched her online-store with some Valentines specials and “deities, wolves, unicorns, flowers & skulls on t-shirts, hoodies, magnets, mugs, tanks, posters, tiles and more…new images added every day!” Good stuff, there’s sure to be something for your hunny bunny. Art ©2007 Kelli Bickman.

Valentines Links

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Jen Tong’s utterly charming ACT-I-VATE Romance. Boomerang Celebrates Valentine’s With Love-Themed Cartoons Rivkah points out STEADY BEAT cards.

More Secrets and Mysteries of the Blogosphere

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§ Someone has been pooping in Lea Hernandez’ yard! Was it: • David, the guy who charged the builder for $400. more than the agreed-on $600. for two tub surrounds. • Juan, the guy who was touching up the walls around the trim with a 3″ wide brush. He’d touch up the walls, and slop […]

Archie news: WAR!!!

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You can’t say those cats at Archie aren’t with-it. They have seen the way this thing is going, and they know they need a universe spanning saga that will make all their fans buy every book in the line: From the pages of Marvel Comic’s Civil War to DC’s World War III, the comics community […]

Reed announces New York Anime Festival

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From the folks who brought you New York Comic-Con The New York Anime Festival: Announcing the New York Anime Festival!December 7-9, 2007Jacob Javits Center, New York City The organizers of New York Comic Con are pleased to announce the Northeast’s new home for anime pop-culture. The New York Anime Festival will be held December 7-9, […]

Moviemakers turn to comics with SALVADOR

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BOOM! Studios is publishing SALVADOR, a comic from The Polish Brothers, the award-winning writer-director-producer team behind the upcoming film, THE ASTRONAUT FARMER. Hollywood types turning to comics? That never happens. But the art looks nice. The creative team includes writer Sebastian A Jones, J.K. Woodward (FALLEN ANGEL) on covers and Steph Stamb (ANGEL) on the […]

NYCC: Cheerleader girl from HEROES to appear

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Hayden Panettiere will be appearing at New York Comic Con on behalf of Entertainment Legends where she will be available for autographing and will “pose” for a limited number of photos with fans on both Saturday 2/24 and Sunday 2/25. The “posed” limited photo opportunity will require a $10 donation to a charity yet to […]

What the–A new comics company?

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Veterans of Lucasfilms and online fan sites form their own company “RED 5 COMICS.” Okay, we get it. we’re standing by! The creators of some of the internet’s most popular entertainment websites announced today they are launching a new comic publishing company that will introduce its first titles this fall. Red 5 Comics is the […]

I’m Spenser! I’m Tracy! He’s Kong!

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BCI Eclipse is releasing The Ghost Busters on DVD for the first time! This is not the Bill Murray/Harold Ramis version — it’s the Forrest Tucker/Larry Storch version. Were any words ever a clearer clarion call to comedy? And you know, we really loved that show when we were kids. As the press release notes, […]

Oh boy, it’s a busy day!

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Happy Valentine’s day, y’all! Thanks to an influx of nasal steroids, antibiotics and green tea we’re finally on the mend. Really, coach, we’re ready to go back in. Honest! For some reason we got a shitload of press releases yesterday while we were out at Toy Fair. So we’re going to skip the link blogging […]