A new creator owned book coming from Garth Ennis, some updates on the CrossGen financial situation and the cancellation of 'Brath,' Mark Millar's 'Unfunnies' update, manga translators and much more. Updated February 18th with news on 'Astonishing X-Men,' 'Catwoman: Roman Holiday' and Warren Ellis on 'Ultimate Fantastic Four.'
James sets the Valentine mood with a look at a selection of great romance comics with varying degrees of sweet and sour. Books include 'Preacher,' 'Jinx,' 'Love Hina,' 'Blankets,' 'Kill Your Boyfriend,' 'Marmalade Boy,' 'True Story Swear To God,' 'Ultimate Spider-Man' and 'Clumsy.' Plus, follow-up to last week's column on the YASLA Library list.
Rich takes a look at what Joe Quesada had to say last week about the X-Books line-up, Brazillian publisher printing American comics illegally, new from Joe R. Landsdale, a sequel planned to Alan Moore's 'Terra Obscura' and much more.
There are many worthy awards to win as a comic creator, but getting on the Young Adult Library Services Association list of Best Books for Young Adults is a big one. James tells you more about this award, why you should care about it and what you can do as a creator to be considered.
Rich brings you news of a new X-book penned by Joss Whedon, some of Chris Slaremont's upcomong X-plans, a possible new artist on 'Wolverine,' a 'Lost Girl' preview, CrossGen's financial woes may be changing and much more.Updated 1:27 AM Includes the Tony Moore cover to 'Walking Dead' #9.
In which OYM talks to Clifford Meth of Aardwolf Publishing about the Dave Cockrum fund raising events, "Queen & Country" artist Mike Hawthorne about his latest project, and two of the whitest guys working in comics (Robert Kirkman and B. Clay Moore) about their four-color offerings in February's catalog…
Last week Steven detailed for his readers the Finger Awards for Underachievements in Comics Editing and this week is part two of this controversial award. Loads of reviews including 'Dark Days #6,' 'Dead@17,' 'The Picture Show,' 'Wynonna Earp' and others. Plus, thoughts on the Democratic primaries, reader e-mail and more.
It's another biggie this week with word of a 'Sin City' movie in the works, the new 'X-Men' book, the next Alan Moore project to get a comics adaptation from Avatar, 'New Frontier' price issues, Paul Lee on 'Spawn,' what Avatar publisher William Christensen was up to at the Adult Entertainment Expo and much more. Updated 1/27/04 1:00 AM PST