Comments still down and out

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Our globe-trotting* tech team is still working on fixing the database error — Googling suggests that its something to do with the MySQL installation, but our experts are still figuring out how best to handle it, and they won’t be back on until tomorrow at the soonest. If any WP/MySQL experts are out there with […]

More Daniel Robert Epstein remembrances

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Shock and sorrow continue to ripple through the internet over the sudden death yesterday of Daniel Robert Epstein. In a medium where any yahoo with an internet account can be an “interviewer,” Epstein was a real writer and conversationalist, and the outpouring not just from his co-workers but publicists and even people he interviewed is […]

CATHEDRAL CHILD online

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Lea Hernandez announces that she’s put CATHEDRAL CHILD, a book in her Texas Steampunk series, online for FREE. Cathedral Child, as I’ve been promising since January, is finally online. The whole thing, absolutely free to read and share, under a Creative Commons license. The big ideas being to a) give something back in thanks for […]

Cartoonists Doing Things

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Sergio on a Segway, via Stan Sakai. Colleen cutting things. PLEASE SEND US MORE PICTURES OF CARTOONISTS DOING THINGS! WE CANNOT GET ENOUGH OF CARTOONISTS DOING THINGS!

Gaiman on Miracleman

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Neil Gaiman is doing a round of interviews for the STARDUST movie, and someone thinks to ask him about MIRACLEMAN: As always, it’s an enormous can of worms and it’s enormously complicated. The last thing I got was a legal thing from McFarlane suing me – I don’t know if suing is the correct word […]

HeroesCon over view

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You can find out all you need to know right here. Rosario Dawson will be a guest once again, and Jerry Robinson has joined the list. Here’s a late update: Like we just said three days ago: the guest list is a slippery beast; you never can be sure who’s going to decide to cancel […]

HEROES CON: iFanboy

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iFanboy will be blogging at Heroes Con, and they want you all to come: For those of you in the Charlotte, NC – or greater southern United States – region, if you’re heading to HeroesCon 2007 this coming weekend (June 15-17), you’ll be pleased to hear that iFanboy will be attendance! Not only will be […]

McFarlane designs Halo 3 controllers

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Speaking of Todd McFarlane, he has designed Halo 3-themed controllers for GamStop: Halo 3 is poised as potentially the biggest Xbox 360 game of 2007, and Microsoft is making sure that everyone will join in on the craze once the game hits on September 25. Currently, the Xbox 360 controllers come in the conservative shades […]

WW Philly: Zenescope

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Comics and Burlesque shows. IN PHILADELPHIA. WOW that never happened before. Zenescope Entertainment, publishers of the red hot series Return to Wonderland, the Wizard Top Five Indie hit Grimm Fairy Tales and the critically acclaimed Se7en, are proud to announce their plans for Wizard World Philly. The show runs June 15 – 17 at the […]

To do Tonite Perth Amboy: The Fantastic Form

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If you are so excited you can’t stand it in regard to the opening of FF2 this weekend, maybe this art show will fit the bill: THE FANTASTIC FORM: THE ART OF COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS June 14 – July 31, 2007 THE PERTH AMBOY GALLERY CENTER FOR THE ARTS 211 FRONT STREET PERTH AMBOY, […]

TUF Episodes 9 and 10: TOTAL QUARTERFINAL ACTION

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Okay I totally fell behind on this during Book Expo and now the last two episodes are on tonight from 10-12. Oh boy. The quarterfinal fights have all been very good. This has been an interesting season of TUF. The lightweights really were a high-strung bunch and there was plenty of the crying and fussing […]

Through the haze

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• I’m rounding up some WizWorld Philly and Heroes Con links today. If you have some send ‘em…fast! I was going to tootle down to Philly on Saturday for some scrapple but now my ride crapped out on me, and it seems like too much hassle. I dunno. We’ll see. • For the record, I […]