Cover Parade: Diamond Gold Sponsor Books for 2014 Free Comic Book Day

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It’s a rite of Spring. Every May people race to the comics shop for the annual comic book holiday—Free Comics Book Day. In 2014, the free comcis are set loose on Saturday, May 3rd, and Diamond has just released information on the Gold Level Sponsor books, including the debut of DC’s Futures Past, and a […]

Demographics: Wonder Woman Around the World

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With the announcement of Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman by Warner Bros., I wondered just how popular is Wonder Woman around the world and more interestingly, in each country. With there being over 200 countries in the world, I narrowed the focus a bit. I picked countries in various parts of the world that I […]

GIFT GUIDE: LAST DAY for Holiday delivery of the CBLDF’s signed goodies

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The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund website has a bunch of giftables available now, including signed books by Neil Gaiman, Alan Moore, Geoff Johns, Art Spiegelman and pretty much anyone who is anyone. Here’s the listing and today is the last day to guarantee delivery in time for Christmas. Among the books available are The […]

INTERVIEW: Greg Rucka On Breathing Life Into ‘Lazarus,’ The Thrills of Kickstarter and More

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By Matt O’Keefe In July Greg Rucka and Michael Lark debuted Lazarus from Image Comics, and in five short months they have already established a rich dystopia full of conflicted characters, political corruption, and broken families. I had a conversation with Greg about collaborating, world building, and carving his own destiny. Now that the first […]

Marvel Month to Month Sales: October 2013; Infinity rules the roost

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by Paul O’Brien INFINITY remained the main feature of Marvel’s October schedule. Meanwhile, the X-Men continued their own “Battle of the Atom” crossover, and the Ultimate imprint marches stoically towards “Cataclysm”. As usual, the next wave of new launches will come after the event, so there’s not much in the way of new titles – […]

Preview and Tribute: Gødland #37 wraps up Casey and Scioli’s cosmic journey

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GØDLAND #37 by Joe Casey and Tom Scioli is out this week, and just in case you didn’t pick it up yesterday, here’s some art that will make you change your mind. This last, double-sized issue comes out over a year since issue #36, and so long after the book debuted in 2005. I think […]

Kibbles ‘n’ Bits, 12/12/13: These cranky comments by the creator of Rambo just about made my decade

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§ Great news! Israeli cartoonists Rutu Modan and Yirmi Pinkus have launched a line of kids comics. Over the years, they have developed their skills and their creations now range from graphic novels to books of prose for adults. They both teach visual communications: Modan at Bezalel and Pinkus at the Shenkar School of Engineering […]