Latest 'andre the giant' news
Andre the Giant’s Life Story Coming to the Big Screen
The life of pro-wrestler and lovable Fezzik from "The Princess Bride," Andre the Giant, will be celebrated in an authorized feature film.
Andre The Giant: Closer To Heaven TPB
Jean Ferre. Monster Eiffel Tower. Fezzik. These were alter egos for the internationally acclaimed pro wrestling superstar known as Andre the Giant, who thrilled audiences worldwide with his unmatched charisma …
Comics A.M. | Japan launches anti-piracy initiative
Piracy | The Japanese government is joining with 15 anime production companies and manga publishers to launch a major initiative that will target foreign pirate sites. The push will start …
Comics A.M. | A nonprofit alternative for some publishers?
Publishing | Spurred by the GoFundMe campaign launched last week by Dan Vado to get SLG Publishing “back on its feet,” Comic-Con and the Business of Pop Culture author Rob …
Wrestling with greatness: Box Brown’s ‘Andre the Giant’
Born a poor, put-upon peasant ridiculed by those around him, he would grow up to become one of the most recognizable figures in his profession, his worldwide fame leaving an …
Comics A.M. | Is the world ready for a cosplay invasion?
Cosplay | The Christian Science Monitor looks at how cosplay is spilling out of comics and sci-fi/fantasy conventions and into “daily life,” such as movie theaters, pubs and public squares: …
Box Brown Presents the Man Behind “Andre the Giant”
Graphic novelist Box Brown discusses "Andre the Giant: Life and Legend," a book filled with heart, depth and, best of all, lots of pro-wrestling.
Comics A.M. | Why WonderCon matters to San Francisco
Conventions | Marking San Francisco’s third year without WonderCon, pop-culture critic Peter Hartlaub relates the feelings of “confusion, withdrawal and anger” experienced by local fans, and explains why city leaders …
Box Brown Shares the Legend of “Andre the Giant”
The cartoonist and publisher of Retrofit Comics talks about "Andre the Giant: Life and Legend," an OGN which tells the story of the late wrestling icon.
SDCC: Lion Forge Comics Roars in San Diego
Fledgling publisher Lion Forge Comics company reveals their plans for comics based on "Air Wolf," "Knight Rider," "Miami Vice" and more, plus new titles starring Andre the Giant and Rampage Jackson.
Hey, look! Box Brown posts his minicomic ‘Sock’ online
After finding out about Box Brown‘s comics here at Robot 6 last year, I’ve been following his work intently. And now I get the opportunity to show off a little …
Box Brown talks about Andre the Giant
It seems like Box Brown has been making comics for a long time, so it’s a bit of a shock to realize that when First Second Books publishes his Andre …