To Do 7/4 Budapest: Neil Gaiman signing

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Neil Gaiman has announced an impromptu signing: Just nipping in to say that I’m going to be doing a semi-informal signing on my last night in Budapest. I’ll be at Sárkánytűz, 1092 Ferenc Krt. 40, on Wednesday July 4th at 7.00pm. I know it’s not much warning, but it’s really something we set up because […]

2007 Doug Wright Award nominees

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Nominees for the 2007 Doug Wright Awards honoring the best in Canadian comics, have been announced: Best Book Shenzen: A Travelogue From China, Guy Delisle (Drawn and Quarterly) This Will All End in Tears, Joe Ollman (Insomniac Press) Scott Pilgrim and The Infinite Sadness, Bryan Lee O’Malley (ONI Press) Gilded Lilies, Jillian Tamaki (Conundrum Press) […]

Quick Hits of Smelling Salts

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§ Alex De Campi and Brian Wood discuss the process of pitching to Vertigo. Almost as funny is the hazing Johnny Bacardi gets from forum regulars afterwards. [Link via everyone, it seems.] § Kyle Baker comments on Independence Day § Speaking of Vertigo, at his blog, Douglas Rushkoff confirms that TESTAMENT has been cancelled: Testament, […]

Transmission-X gears up

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Canadian webcomics crew Transmission-X is now live, with a very strong line-up: As of MoCCA Transmission X has gone live! Enjoy new comics every week with Ragni on Mondays and Karl Kerschl’s The Abominable Charles Christopher on Wednesdays, followed by Andy B’s Raising Hell on Fridays, along with Scott Hepburn’s The Port and Cameron Stewart’s […]