One day, when I have a bunch of dollars and tons of free time, I'm going to jet around the world to all the different comic conventions that I always admire from afar. But since I'm going to be traveling so many places, I'll probably be dealing with some crazy jet lag. Luckily, the guys who made the Entrain app have my (metaphorical future) back.
(The Intruder #10 launch party happens tonight at Fantagraphics Bookstore and Gallery at 6 pm. It's free.) Click to enlarge. After years of dormancy, Seattle's comics are launching into a period that could become even more vibrant than...Show More Summary
Rad 3D wire drawings. Boyfriend/Photographers of fashion bloggers. Comic Neue is a cleaned up Comic Sans. You can download it free. A new Skype is coming for podcasters/broadcasters. Watch the first episode of HBO's Silicon Valley.
It's casual. It's free. And nobody will reflexively make fun of you for using it.
Well, lovers of Comic Sans rejoice!
The Verge alerted me to graphic designer Craig Rozynski's attempts to create a new spin on the much-hated-but-still-ubiquitous Comic Sans font. It's called Comic Neue, and Rozynski is making it available for free. Rozynski claims that...Show More Summary
Fan of The Walking Dead TV show? Want to check out the comics? You can start today with zero barrier to entry. [Amazon] Read more...
Jeff Smith, the cartoonist creator of the excellent Bone and the flawed-but-interesting RASL, has made the first "season" of his new prehistoric adventure comic book Tüki Save the Humans available to read for free online. For a gorgeous Friday afternoon when you're stuck indoors, this is about as good as it gets. Show More Summary
An Internet comic in France has sparked outrage with a video called"Free Sex," in which he films himself simulating sex acts with women without their knowledge. Read more...
Sat 03 May Kinokuniya bookstore is running a free comic book day in May, with discounts on graphic novels and manga, cosplay competitions and an artists’ alley....
A French comedian is catching heat over a video in which he has "air sex" with unsuspecting women in public. Rémi Gaillard has racked up a phenomenal 3.9 million YouTube hits for his 103-second "Free Sex" clip in just four days.
We had a blast at the first day of Emerald City Comic Con. We brought Mr. Bacon and Bigfoot for photo ops and we’re giving away FREE stickers. As you can see, even Spider-Man couldn’t resist taking a picture with Sasquatch. Also, we couldn’t resist posting some of our favorite costumes. Show More Summary
The first issue of Dark Horse's Prometheus #1 comic isn't due until September 10th of this year, but you can get an exclusive sneak preview right here! It seems a group has sent to LV- 223 to investigate what happened to the crew of the Prometheus, but it's staffed by much, much smarter group of scientists. Read more...
Marvel has released a 5-page preview of its all-ages Free Comic Book Day offering starring Rocket Raccoon!
If you’re going to Emerald City Comic Con in Seattle, be sure and stop by the Archie McPhee booth. You can get your picture taken with Bigfoot AND get a free “I Saw Bigfoot at Archie McPhee” sticker. Not only that, but we also have totally...Show More Summary
The top comics-related news stories from March 15 to March 21, 2014: 1. The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund joins with other Free Rights-focused groups to ask the South Carolnia Senate to reject punitive educational cuts aimed at LGBT-themed works, including the College of Charleston for using Alison Bechdel's graphic novel memoir Fun Home. 2. Show More Summary
Every day the internet produces an astounding amount of goodies and gems. Most hilarious, some amusing, but all worth at least a few seconds of your time. We here at Nerd Bastards try to bring you the best bits of news and nerdery the webz has to offer, with a bit of snark thrown in. But […]
Kung Fu Robot is this week’s recommended children’s app, an immerse story app, with original artwork from illustrator, Jason Bays. The free, interactive comic app ” includes a soundboard that allows users to mix “nunchuck attacks” and “kung fu splats” against a track-by-track breakdown of beats. Show More Summary
Digital service will offer first three chapters of manga for free! A closer look at Shiftylook shutdown! Scott Snyder talks Stephanie Brown and Harper Row! Plus more!
(Tony Millionaire reads at Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery tomorrow night at 6 pm. The reading is free.) You probably know Tony Millionaire from his comic strip Maakies. And while Millionaire does brilliant work within the constraints...Show More Summary