Monthly Archives: February 2009

Indie Comic Review: Erotic Comics: A Graphic History from Tijuana Bibles to Underground Comix

Erotic Comics: A Graphic History from Tijuana Bibles to Underground Comix by Tim Pilcher with Gene Kannenberg, Jr. Abrams Publishing Erotic comics are often spoken of in hushed whispers. They are hidden beneath the counter, behind a curtain, or under … Continue reading

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Indie Comic Review: Welcome to Hoxford

Podcast #8: Review of Welcome To Hoxford http://www.archive.org/flow/flowplayer.commercial-3.0.3.swf Music is Brain Eaters by The Misfits

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Indie Comic Review: Closer

In 2004, Oni published a series of horror comics. In typical Oni form, these comics were produced by some of the best artists and writers in the business at a time when horror comics were not as prevalent in the … Continue reading

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Indie Comic Review: Missing the Boat and Scott Pilgrim vs the Universe

Podcast #7: Review of Missing the Boat and Scott Pilgrim vs the Universe http://www.archive.org/flow/flowplayer.commercial-3.0.3.swf Music is Blind by Face To Face

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Indie Comic review: Locke & Key vol. 1 (Welcome to Lovecraft)

Locke and Key by Joe Hill and drawn by Gabriel Rodriguez is a deceptively simple book. It is a disservice to this book to provide a cursory look at the plot. Although technically a horror book, this is far removed … Continue reading

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Indie Comic review: The Trugglemat

Imagine a twisted and creepy Shel Siverstein poem. Got it in your head? That is the kind of manic magic that flows from The Trugglemat, a mini-comic by Neil Brideau. The Trugglemat is, essentially, the boogey-man who comes and steals … Continue reading

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Indie Comic review: The Super Crazy Cat Dance

The Super Crazy Cat Dance by Aron Nels Steinke (Note: The cover may be different than what you see above) This weekend I was at Powells (the most insanely large independent book store on the planet) with my family. It … Continue reading

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