Little Orphan Annie writer, newspaper columnist and comics historian Jay Maeder died of cancer this morning. Jay wrote the Annie strip from 2000 to its demise in 2010, working with artists Andrew Pepoy, Alan Kupperberg and Ted Slampyak. He felt it was the crowning achievement of his long career, which included writing columns and features […]
I'm still playing catch a bit on the story of a few folks being harmed by a car in San Diego over the convention weekend during the ZombieWalk, mostly because it's an event not directly affiliated with Comic-Con and also because a lot of to-media commentary has been delayed. This seems as good as any of the write-ups. Show More Summary
"Time Runs Out" for both "Avengers" and "New Avengers" this September, and CBR has the first look at variant covers by Agustin Alessio.
I may be reading this wrong, but I think this article at ActuaBD.com has Lewis Trondheim in Quebec for a month doing an artist's residency in coordination with a BD festival. I mention it here because he's a world-class cartoonist with a sizable audience and this is a strategy I haven't yet heard about a festival using, and it makes total sense. Show More Summary
Superior Marvel writer Dan Slott examines his comic book career, from "Arkham" to "Amazing," and reveals his favorite stories that never saw print.
CBR spoke with J.M. DeMatteis about revisiting "I, Vampire's" Andrew Bennett in "Justice League Dark" and destroying the known universe in "Trinity Of Sin."
Support this week's full-text RSS feed by buying faithful reader Jay Michael Jones' A Chatterstrip at the End of Civilization You know Jay Michael Jones as faithful Comics Curmudgeon reader and commenter True Fable. His new book, A Chatterstrip...Show More Summary
This past week several new titles including "Armor Hunters: Bloodshot," "Supreme: Blue Rose" and a few ongoing comic books dazzled readers.
Drawn And Quarterly's Tracy Hurren and Julia Pohl-Miranda held a publishing news panel on Saturday at Comic-Con International. It was attended by about 40 fans and press members, pretty solid for 10 in the morning. In quiz-show format...Show More Summary
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J. Caleb Mozzocco on a bunch of recent mainstream comic books. Todd Klein on The Royals #5. Sean Gaffney on Soul Eater Vol. 21 and Umineko: When They Cry Vol. 7. not comics: I did not know that Charles Schulz and now his estate sponsored/sponsors a hockey tournament. Show More Summary