Monthly Archives: June 2011

What is YA?

Over at the First Second blog, Gina Gagliano posts an interesting piece exploring what makes a book “Young Adult”. As a teacher of ostensibly “Young Adults” (I teach middle school when I am not talking about comics), I often struggle … Continue reading

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Video Interview With Ludovic Debeurme and Preview of Lucille

Top Shelf Comix releases Lucille in the US today. In celebration of this, they have also released a video preview and interview with Lucille’s creator, Ludovic Debeurme. Still on the fence? Check out our review of Lucille. http://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?t=stumpt-20&o=1&p=8&l=as1&asins=1603090738&ref=tf_til&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifr

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Armor X is Back!

Dynamite Entertainment is pleased to announce the release of Armor X, remastered with all new story, art, dialogue and color. Re-imagined the way it was always intended to be. This classic creator-owned series collected for the first time, completely remastered … Continue reading

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First Day of Walking Dead Season 2

  I know that we do not normally talk about movies and tv shows here on the site.  However, I think that the Walking Dead is a bit of an exception.  Not only is The Walking Dead a fine indie … Continue reading

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Onward Towards Our Noble Interview

Peggy Burns over at the Drawn & Quarterly blog posted this story. “This past Friday, Marco Werman aired his interview with legendary cartoonist, Shigeru Mizuki. Read the transcript or listen to the interview or since Werman traveled to Japan and … Continue reading

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Guild Trailer!

Dark Horse has produced a trailer for the collection of Guild comics from Felicia Day…complete with Date My Avatar soundtrack. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lfd7edhMXVE

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Indie Comic Review: The Tooth

I have been looking forward to The Tooth ever since I first heard about it. I got even more excited when I had a chance to speak with the creators at Emerald City. How could I not be excited about … Continue reading

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