Released in time for "Batman v Superman," DC's collection of the greatest fights between the Dark Knight and Man of Steel was the bestselling graphic novel in bookstores in March.
Kodansha Comics promises the "Biggest 'Attack on Titan' Manga Announcement Ever" next month at New York Comic Con.
A look at four major "risk factors" the comics industry faces in 2015, from changes at Marvel and DC to virtual monopolies in print and digital distribution.
Jessica Abel dives into the world of radio, podcasting and creativity in her new book, and offers her take on uneven representation in comics and film.
Mastering Comics, the second comic-creating textbook by Artbabe and La Perdida creator Jessica Abel and 99 Ways To Tell A Story's Matt Madden, finally hit shelves last month, offering a remarkably thorough (and remarkably enjoyable, as well) lesson in what it takes to not only make a comic, but get it in front of readers, as well. It's no surprise that it's so wonderful; their previous collaborative effort, Drawing Words & Writing Pictures, was similarly informative and entertaining to comic creators and the more generally curious alike, and the two have taught at New York's School of Visual Arts for the past few years. I had a brief chat with the two about the release of the book, and what it takes to "Master" comics.
CBR spoke with cartoonists Jessica Abel and Matt Madden about editing "The Best American Comics" series, why the list is so important, and why superheroes so rarely make the list.