Just Mostly Gross, Funny Fun: An Interview with CHEW Writer John Layman

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On the occasion of the German edition of CHEW, which debuted from Cross Cult Verlag last week, I had the opportunity to talk to Layman about the series, his prospects in the comics industry and his experiences at WildStorm. An abbreviated and translated version of the interview, which was conducted via e-mail over the course of several weeks, appears in CHEW – BULLE MIT BISS 1: LEICHENSCHMAUS.

Graphic.ly acquires iFanboy

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Graphic.ly, a fairly new but bold player in the digital comics distribution field, has announced the acquisition of iFanboy, the popular comics news and information community. PR below: Graphic.ly, the cutting-edge community and digital content delivery platform for comics and other forms of publishing, has acquired iFanboy, one of the leading communities, news and audio […]

Lost: The List of Jacob’s Messenger

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Well, Lindelof and Cuse had teased a return of the numbers. And well…., let’s discuss it after the jump.

Montana family sues Geppi for $500,000

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[NOTE: Some copy was left out of the original version of this story due to a posting error; the entire story is now posted.] It’s been no secret over the last year that Steve Geppi, the owner of Diamond Comics Distribution, has had some money problems on his other business ventures, including Gemstone, his now-dormant […]

January numbers not so great

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ICv2 released its January figures the other day — ICv2 – ‘Siege’ Tops the Charts BLACKEST NIGHT didn’t ship for DC. Siege #1 was the top book followed by GREEN LANTERN #50. THE WALKING DEAD Vol. 11: FEAR THE HUNTERS topped the GN chart with a stellar estimated 16,914 copies. Other charts: Dollar trends Top […]

Gotta chart ‘em all!

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The congrats on the new site (now with BLACK type!) continue to pour in, and we’re thrilled by the support. So when we say we are still digging through the email and links and news tips, we mean we’re still spending a lot of time behind the scenes getting this thing up and running; two […]