Another Crazy Idea!: Valentines Day Comics!

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TweetToday is Free Comic Book Day Halloween ComicFest! Today is the day kids beg trick-or-treat at local retailers, while adults are out cavorting in costumes at various bars, practicing for Santa Con in December. Myself, I’ve ordered bundles of these Halloween comics, and my siblings in Nebraska and Colorado will handing out copies to trick-or-treaters on […]

New Luke Pearson and more funny Brits

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Tweet From the The Hic & Hoc Illustrated Journal of Humour vol 2: The United Kingdom. Launch party tomorrow at Gosh! in London. For US readers more info here. Lotsa great contributors including >Becky Barnicoat, Gareth Brookes, Stephen Collins, Joe Decie, Luke Pearson and Philippa Rice. English people are funny! It’s true!

Facebook Demographics: Even More Data Now Available Means More Info On Who Reads Comics

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Tweet  Just as you get things rolling, Facebook goes and updates how I get all of the data when it comes to looking at demographics. It’s not a big secret that I manipulate Facebook’s advertising platform to return the data that you’ve seen in all of these demographic studies. Recently Facebook has updated that platform, […]

The Jim Zub Interviews: Andy Diggle on Uncanny #4

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[Continuing our Dynamite sponsored series of peer-to-peer interviews, Jim Zub interviews writer Andy Diggle on his sharp looking series UNCANNY #4]

Oh yeah and here’s the first footage from X-Men: Days of Future Past, courtesy of Vine

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Cunning X-Men: Days of future past director Bryan Singer has released a Vine preview of his OWN merry Marvel Movie, and…Yikes.

New trailer for CAPTAIN AMERICA: WINTER SOLDIER features intrigue, more characters

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The first trailer for CAPTAIN AMERICA: WINTER SOLDIER is out, and it features lots of Chris Evans as Cap, of course, but also Scarlet Johansson as the Black Widow, Sam Jackson as Nick Fury and introduces Anthony Mackie as The Falcon and teases the broody Twilight-refugee villain of the Winter Soldier. WHO IS HE????

All Ages Comic: A Piggy’s Tale

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TweetA loveable pup, a street smart cat, and a magical pig – here is a comic that really grabbed my attention!

31 Days of Halloween: Study Group’s HALLOWEEN HAUNTING

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Study Group is a comics website that focuses on independent work by Zack Soto, Michael DeForge, Julia Gfrorer, Levon Jihanian, Jason Levian, Johnny Negron, etc. etc. etc. This should be good.

31 Days of Halloween: Jim Zub Interviews Brandon Jerwa on Vampirella

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Tweet [Continuing our Dynamite sponsored series of peer-to-peer interviews, Jim Zub interviews writer Brandon Kerwa about Vampirella #35] ZUB: When did you first come across Vampirella? Do you remember the first story you read or any particular aspects of the character that stood out? JERWA: It was almost certainly around 1979 or ’80, so I would […]

Fangasm wrap-up: can we just retire the words “nerd” and “geek” for a while?

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Tweet Fangasm, the reality show about nerds and their amazing lives, ended its run this week with a two hour season finale. I have to confess I’ve only seen the first two episodes because life has been so hectic and we had to catch up with the Ultimate Fighter first. I’ll have a marathon at […]

Webcomic Alert: Bani Garu, Lea Hernandez’s history of Gainax

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Tweet BoingBoing has just introduced a new webcomic and it’s a doozy: Bani Garu, a history of Gainax Studio, the legendary Japanese animation studio. There’s an intro to the strip here and here’s the first episode. BOOKMARK IT. In 1989, I was an Ascended Anime Fangirl: I was picked to be the vice-president of General […]

The rest of the weekend in comics conventions: Cola-Con, Alamo City Comic Con, Dhaka Comicon

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Even if you’re not at the Detroit Fanfare there is plenty to do around the world in comics this weekend!

Kibbles ‘n’ Bits: The secret of comics and feet

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Tweet § One of the Smart And Nice People of Comics, Mariah Huehner, has opened her own Etsy Store and is taking commissions prior to her appearance at Thought Bubble. Check em out. § I seem to have bookmarked the blog of designer Randy Dahlk months ago and never posted it. On his site he […]