A month of previews: Lone Pine

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Day Two of Preview month features is the Xeric Grant-winning Lone Pine by Jed McGowan, which looks like your typical duo-tone indie comic but turns into a mystery set in the deep, dark woods.

Frank Miller's Krypto-fascist

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In the spirit of Election Day 2010, Frank Miller has some “fun.”

Marvel gets accessible with their "Point 1" initiative

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Marvel held a press conference today with Senior Vice-President of Sales & Circulation David Gabriel, and VP-Executive Editors Axel Alonso and Tom Brevoort to talk about their newly announced “Point 1″ initiative. Starting in February, 11 titles will have special “.1″ issues that will serve as jumping on points for new readers. (See the end of the story for the complete list.)

These issues will all feature standalone stories that will still lay the groundwork for the next year’s plotlines. The initiative is definitely aimed at getting new readers on board, with a $2.99 cover price -– but subsequent issues, which will all ship the same month, will go back to the $3.99 price point.

Kibbles 'n' Bits — 11/2/10

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Men in trunks, webcomics and manifestos!

Logo Study with Rian Hughes

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Via The Source a study of the Great Rian Hughes’s various logos for Batman and Robin. All so similar in the strong shape (derived from the 60 year old original) and yet differing in tiny details in the readability of the lettering and even Batman’s eyes.

A week of Image teasers: Day 2

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Continuing this week’s Image teaser campaign.

Celebrate the Day of the Dead!

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Or, how some of us will be feeling tomorrow morning after the election. Thus ends our Halloween celebration. Until next year, my lovelies.