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Do YOU want to join the most dynamic team in comics? Do YOU want to win fame, fortune, glory and free copies of BLEACH? Do YOU want to storm the shores of Toontown and hear the lamentation of the women while smelling bacon in the morning? Well then, we may just have the opportunity for […]

Joe Shuster Award nominees

The nominees for the 2008 Joe Shuster Awards have just been announced. Nominees were selected by a two round voting process. Now that the list of nominees has been finalized, the nominated creators will have their work reviewed by a jury, who will ultimately decide which of the nominated creators will receive a Joe Shuster […]

“Possibly the most ridiculous panel description ever”

Laura Hudson spots a real howler from the NYCC panel descriptions: Friday7:00 PM-8:00 PM1E15Girls Who Kick AssHow do the ladies creating comics do it? They’re constantly blowing usaway with the most outrageous and provocative titles. Jenna Jameson(Shadow Hunter), Colleen Doran (Distant Soil, Reign of the Zodiac),Amanda Connor (Birds of Prey, Painkiller Jane, Lois Lane ), […]

BRAVE AND THE BOLD will not die!

The wildfire that is THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD can’t be contained. Don McPherson speaks up for the book’s many admirers: One of DC’s mid-level super-hero titles has been the focus of a fair bit of discussion online as of late. Plummeting sales figures have prompted industry pundits to ponder the problem with The Brave […]

Friends of Lulu Awards move to MoCCA

With the San Diego con news cycle increasingly taken over by mega movie marketing events it was perhaps inevitable that a few events would migrate to other venues — one such is now the Annual Friends of Lulu Awards, which are moving to MoCCA, as the following PR shows. Should be a fun party! Nominations […]

Quick links

§ Via the Scienteers: Zuda — ouchie. Instead of forcing us to choke down the overly complex controls and key-strokes in order to get the comic to even be readable in the first place, why not do a fixed size version with the typical page-by-page navigation 99.9% of other webcomic sites offer? Once again, arrogance […]


Edgar Rice Burrough’s John Carter books have had a long bumpy road to the screen. While Pixar is now on track to make an animated John Carter movie, this isn’t the first attempt. Back in the 30s, legendary animator Bob Clampett and ERB teamed up on an animated version: With such a hot property, one […]

Feeding time

We looked at our RSS reader the other day and had over 400 feeds on it. That’s ridickledockle. Granted we only read about 150 of them on a daily basis but still. It was then that we realized that NetNewsWire Lite isn’t really cutting it any more. The fact that you can’t search for a […]