Who Believes In You?

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The anniversary of Jim Henson’s passing gets me thinking…

MUST READ: The Oral History of Countdown to Final Crisis

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Or: how did we get here anyway? Chris Eckert does something we’re surprised more anal retentive fans internet researchers haven’t done, and collates Five Years Later: The Oral History of Countdown to Final Crisis using the plethora of internet interviews that flooded the comics internets in the innocent days of 2007. Although, as Eckert points out, a lot of material from that era has been removed, including most of Newsarama and The Pulse, to name but two. So what was Countdown?

Dark Horse announces more pre-Code anthologies

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From the gory, lurid world of pre-Code comics….Dark Horse is putting together some kick-ass collections — in fact, you’ll soon be able to read the insides of all those comics that we post whenever we’re sick or late or whatever. ADVENTURES INTO THE UNKNOWN indeed.

Photo parade: the adorable foxes of Colleen Doran

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Of course, they are still wild animals!

Interview: Regular Show creator JG Quintel on indie comics and cartoons

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A chat with JG Quintel, creator of Cartoon Network’s Regular Show about British TV sensibility, the Leprechaun Movies, and why good indie comics artists can also make for good animators. Featuring a special guest appearance by Regular Show storyboarder and cartoonist, Benton Connor.

Kickstarter: The Graphic Textbook hits goal

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With 46 hours to go, Reading With Pictures has reached their funding goal for The Graphic Novel Textbook! There’s still time left to pledge and get a great anthology of comics!

Smell like Hulk with Marvel's Official Avengers Perfume

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Why not get that smell of burnt Watchmen toast out of your pores by indulging in some Avengers perfume?