Small Press & Indie Comics News Round-Up: A Whole New World

Small Press & Indie Comics News Round-Up: A Whole New World

§ Happy self-isolation everyone. News is coming in faster than I can catch up with even in the comics world. Book delays, conventions cancelled, TCAF cancelled, job losses, comics companies putting everything on hold, etc. Not only this, but items related to comics and arts tend to drown under the rest of the news related…Read moreRead more

Recap: THE WALKING DEAD S10E12, “Walk With Us”

Recap: THE WALKING DEAD S10E12, “Walk With Us”

Hello! Funny seeing you here again. You get a haircut? You look great. I know. This is pretty late. I’ve got a pretty good reason, though: AMC sent me these screeners a bit later than usual AND I’ve been pretty sick for the past couple of weeks. It isn’t the coronavirus; I got tested and…Read moreRead more

Social Distancing Roundup: Artists & retailers providing distractions while we’re all stuck at home

Social Distancing Roundup: Artists & retailers providing distractions while we’re all stuck at home

BY SAJIDA AYYUP & RICARDO SERRANO DENIS There’s a running meme on the Internet that encapsulates uncertainty like nothing else: “what were we all talking about before C-19?” The quest to maintain normalcy during the age of social distancing has only acquired more followers; jumping aboard the wagon are our fellow artists and comics creators…Read moreRead more

Social media round up: creators supporting comic shop retailers

With Diamond no longer distributing new weekly product as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the future of the direct market is uncertain. After the news broke yesterday, many comic shop retailers took to social media, with responses everywhere from optimistic to resigned. As everyone in the comics community looks forward to an uncertain future, some…Read moreRead more

Rebellion postpones BEST OF 2000 AD #1, will still offer new 2000 AD and JUDGE DREDD MEGAZINE to subscribers

Rebellion postpones BEST OF 2000 AD #1, will still offer new 2000 AD and JUDGE DREDD MEGAZINE to subscribers

Claiming yet another devastating blow to heaps of excited comic fans, Rebellion has sadly announced that the long-awaited Best of 2000 AD #1, previously set to hit stores and online April 29th, will be delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Not all is lost, however, as Rebellion gave a glimmer of hope for Thrill-seeking fans…Read moreRead more

Creating Characters For Children’s Graphic Novels

While the world of book publishing has been experiencing all sorts of staggering jolts of late-stores closing, staff cuts at major publishing houses, the conversion to eBooks and e-readers-one of the few bright spots has been the emergence of the graphic novel category. Despite what some misinformed parents may believe, graphic novels are not books…Read moreRead more

Brilliant Graphic Novel Adaptations of Classic Books

It’s a perfect time for comic book fans to get alive. With CBM popularity hitting its zenith in the last decade or so, the release of films focused on comic book heroes and antiheroes is almost every month. Equipped with the right resources and technologies today, filmmakers are pushing the envelope in terms of technique…Read moreRead more

Comic Book Conventions – 3 Awful Truths About Selling at Comic Cons

There are thousands of comic conventions held across the country each year. Local comic cons in your nearby city can draw nice crowds and the large national cons in San Diego and Chicago are packed houses with hundreds of thousands of eager comic buyers. So, selling your comic books at conventions can potentially produce big…Read moreRead more

Writing and Selling a Children’s Graphic Novel – Writer – The 10 Most Common Questions

The newest, most vibrant category to emerge in the volatile world of book publishing is the Children’s Graphic Novel. That’s a distinction that may be lost on some folks who may still believe that graphic novels, which are essentially comics printed in book form, are all for children. Fortunately most people are more enlightened these…Read moreRead more

The Craziness Of San Diego Comic Con

Are you a comic lover or into fantasy or games such as magic? You may be a lover of Japanese cartoons or have an obsessions with cosplay – which is knows a costume play. Whatever your love is for the fantasy and the art the goes with comics and comic books, you will probably want…Read moreRead more