Wimpy Kid #9 takes the Heffleys on the road this November

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Wimpy Kid #9 takes the Heffleys on the road this Novemberhttp://ift.tt/1j9ix9B Tweet It’s that time! Time for the #1 graphic novel of the year to be announced! Abrams Books Amulet imprint has just revealed that the ninth Wimpy Kid book will arrive on November 4, and a teaser image suggests a road trip is in […]

Wimpy Kid #9 takes the Heffleys on the road this November

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Wimpy Kid #9 takes the Heffleys on the road this Novemberhttp://ift.tt/1j9ix9B Tweet It’s that time! Time for the #1 graphic novel of the year to be announced! Abrams Books Amulet imprint has just revealed that the ninth Wimpy Kid book will arrive on November 4, and a teaser image suggests a road trip is in […]

Month-to-Month Indie Comics Charts January 2014: Would you believe…The Walking Dead?

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Month-to-Month Indie Comics Charts January 2014: Would you believe…The Walking Dead?http://ift.tt/OFI642 Tweet By Paul Mellerick Another late and short column this month, again my apologies, life is continuing to intrude! Next month’s column should be with you much earlier. Joining Walking Dead and Saga this month as the best-selling indie titles are a new Serenity […]

Month-to-Month Indie Comics Charts January 2014: Would you believe…The Walking Dead?

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Month-to-Month Indie Comics Charts January 2014: Would you believe…The Walking Dead?http://ift.tt/OFI642 Tweet By Paul Mellerick Another late and short column this month, again my apologies, life is continuing to intrude! Next month’s column should be with you much earlier. Joining Walking Dead and Saga this month as the best-selling indie titles are a new Serenity […]

Charlie Brown is coming to MoCCA Fest in balloon form

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Charlie Brown is coming to MoCCA Fest in balloon formhttp://ift.tt/1j9iuub Tweet Remember how we said there would be a lot to see at this year’s MoCCA Festival on April 5-6? Well, that includes the iconic Charlie Brown balloon usually seen at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. It’s just been announced that the 50.9-foot tall, 53.4-foot […]

Charlie Brown is coming to MoCCA Fest in balloon form

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Charlie Brown is coming to MoCCA Fest in balloon formhttp://ift.tt/1j9iuub Tweet Remember how we said there would be a lot to see at this year’s MoCCA Festival on April 5-6? Well, that includes the iconic Charlie Brown balloon usually seen at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. It’s just been announced that the 50.9-foot tall, 53.4-foot […]

C2E2 News! Professional Registration Closes Friday! Show Floor Planner is LIVE!

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Are you a comics professional? (Comic Retailers, Toy Retailers, Librarians, Educators and Professional Creators (Professional Creator category includes Professional writers, pencilers, inkers, colorists, letterers and animators); Licensors, Non-Editorial Media, Advertising and PR Professionals, Publishing Professionals, Producers, Writers and Game Developers) Plan on attending the Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2 to its friends) next April? The […]

Wimpy Kid #9 takes the Heffleys on the road this November

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It’s that time! Time for the #1 graphic novel of the year to be announced!

Bill Watterson and Richard Thompson interviewed on the state of cartooning

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Bill Watterson and Richard Thompson interviewed on the state of cartooninghttp://ift.tt/OB9kZK Tweet Yep you head me right. This weekend the Billy Ireland Cartoon Museum and LIbrary in Columbus Ohio will open two incredible shows,The Irresistible Force Meets The Immovable Object: A Richard Thompson Retrospective and Exploring Calvin And Hobbes and in advance of the show […]

Bill Watterson and Richard Thompson interviewed on the state of cartooning

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Bill Watterson and Richard Thompson interviewed on the state of cartooninghttp://ift.tt/OB9kZK Tweet Yep you head me right. This weekend the Billy Ireland Cartoon Museum and LIbrary in Columbus Ohio will open two incredible shows,The Irresistible Force Meets The Immovable Object: A Richard Thompson Retrospective and Exploring Calvin And Hobbes and in advance of the show […]

New autobio comic by Kate Beaton: Ducks

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New autobio comic by Kate Beaton: Duckshttp://ift.tt/1jcbeta Tweet Before she was a world-famous cartoonist, Kate Beaton studied history and worked at a oil mine in remote Fort McMurry Canada. Once in a while she does a comic about her experiences there. Here’s one. RT: I’m starting to sketch out another Fort McMurray story, this one […]

New autobio comic by Kate Beaton: Ducks

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New autobio comic by Kate Beaton: Duckshttp://ift.tt/1jcbeta Tweet Before she was a world-famous cartoonist, Kate Beaton studied history and worked at a oil mine in remote Fort McMurry Canada. Once in a while she does a comic about her experiences there. Here’s one. RT: I’m starting to sketch out another Fort McMurray story, this one […]

Month-to-Month Indie Comics Charts January 2014: Would you believe…The Walking Dead?

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Joining Walking Dead and Saga this month as the best-selling indie titles are a new Serenity book and Rick Remender’s new title, Deadly Class. As with last month, there are a swathe of recent books that are doing well around the top 150, but below that things aren’t looking too healthy. There are very few long running titles (besides Walking Dead of course) that are selling in healthy numbers, and the mini-series as ongoing series model that the likes of BPRD use doesn’t seem to be having any noticeable benefit anymore. Worth keeping an eye on, that.

Charlie Brown is coming to MoCCA Fest in balloon form

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Remember how we said there would be a lot to see at this year’s MoCCA Festival on April 5-6? Well, that includes the iconic Charlie Brown balloon usually seen at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. It’s just been announced that the 50.9-foot tall, 53.4-foot long and 29.4-foot wide balloon will be set up inside the […]

Toys that poo will never lose their appeal

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Toys that poo will never lose their appealhttp://ift.tt/PTKw0a Tweet For those longing for the days of Barbie’s crapping toy dog Tanner, we have very good news: there is a new generation of toy animals that take little toy dumps on command. Although this being 2014, the girls who own the pets are fashionable “Moxie Girls” […]

Toys that poo will never lose their appeal

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Toys that poo will never lose their appealhttp://ift.tt/PTKw0a Tweet For those longing for the days of Barbie’s crapping toy dog Tanner, we have very good news: there is a new generation of toy animals that take little toy dumps on command. Although this being 2014, the girls who own the pets are fashionable “Moxie Girls” […]