Monthly Archives: May 2013

Indie Comic Review: KOMA

Koma imagines an orderly world where everyone has a job. That job is their entire life. For Addidas (not the shoe) and her father, that job and life is being chimney sweeps. They spend their days cleaning chimneys and flues. … Continue reading

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Indie Comic Review: Time Samplers

Time Samplers, a self-published comic out of Paranoid American, is probably one of the most original story concepts I’ve come across. It follows two underground musicians, the twins Lex and Cal, as they transverse time to investigate past conspiracy theories … Continue reading

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Indie Comic Review: Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong

Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong is the kind of comic John Hughes would have made. With quirky characters who have to cross the status-lines of high school cliques in order to save the day, witty dialogue, and a climax involving … Continue reading

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STCF 2013 Interview With Faith Erin Hicks

We sit down with Faith Erin Hicks to chat about her work on Friends With Boys, the Adventures of Superhero Girl, Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong, and much of her upcoming work.  We also discover whats her “issue”.  Give it … Continue reading

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Indie Comic Review: The Shadow’s Treasure

A parable is a short story which reveals a Truth. In a few short words, it describes a setting or situation, describes an action, and shows the results. It usually involves a character making a questionable decision and then suffering … Continue reading

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Indie Comic Review: Cyborg 009 – Chapter 000

At last summer’s San Diego Comic- Con, Archaia announced they would publish an original graphic novel based on Shotaro Ishinomori’s Cyborg 009.  While people may or may not be familiar with Cyborg 009 (it was originally released in 1964), Ishinomori’s other creations are … Continue reading

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