Things we learned in Previews

One thing we learned is that there WILL be a WINTER MEN collection!. As Chris Butcher writes: 5:17pm: Hey look, it’s THE WINTER MEN TP (page 107, $19.99, 176pages). The beloved, beautifully drawn mini-series by Lewis and John Paul Leon. We did okay with this mini–it never set any sales records or anything–but really it’s […]

Friday: the day in Marvel/Disney!

• Bob Iger held a meeting with Marvel folks yesterday morning, and by all accounts, it went over very well. C.B. Cebulski tweeted : “The essence of Marvel, that lives mainly in its comic books, will remain as is.” – Disney’s Bob Iger speaking at Marvel this morning. And then, the usually unstoppable tweeter Cebulski….fell […]

Joe Lambert in MOME

It’s confirmed that cartoonist Joe Lambert will be joining the MOME line-up, and, clearly, that is really good news. (Click for larger version.)

Tokyopop update

Tokyopop held their scheduled webinar on Wednesday and Deb Aoki has a thorough recap, including some old favorite books coming back, but others not coming back, and more .hack and so on. There was some talk of manhwa and classic manga: Prospects for reviving dormant Korean manhwa titles look dim now, but possibly the only […]

The PLANETARY preview you may have missed

Speaking of Warren Ellis…Don’t! It’s been three years….can we stand the last two months of waiting time?


A new Avatar book by Warren Ellis And Garrie Gastonny . That cover is catchy, no?

The Return of Kibbles ‘n Bits! 9/4/09

These have been stacking up for a while. Sorry. § Th Flog blog FOUND Ivan Brunetti’s cover for this week’s New Yorker. § Sean Kleefeld explains that Flash was awful when Zuda decided to use it and Flash is still awful, but throws in some analysis of why it may have been chosen: The situation, […]