SPX announces Chast, Woodring, Telnaes and Rugg

The Small Press Expo has announced its first guests for the 2011 show and they are all awesome: Roz Chast, Jim Woodring, Ann Telnaes, and Jim Rugg. Maybe Jim Woodring will bring his giant pen!

Warren Ellis and Mike Oeming collaborate on new project: HALF MOON

Over at Warren Ellis’s blog, a preview of HALF MOON, a new collaboration with Michael Avon Oeming that will feature a space girl:

Marvel Solicits: Criminal and Incognito

Marvel accidentally left these two books out of their solicitations, but any excuse to run some Sean Phillips art makes us happy.

Reading time: BATTLEPUG

We’re on deadline so while we’re catching up, just go read Mike Norton’s BATTLEPUG.

Kibbles 'n' Bits, 3/22/11

Interviews, pinball machines, and the best selling graphic novelist of the decade no one knows.

Disney Publishing to publish Thor and Captain America kids mags

The plot thickens, as Disney plans to expand it’s kids magazine publishing business with new magazines featuring Phineas and Ferb, Cars 2, Thor and Captain America, Sam Thielman reports.

An 80th birthday tribute to William Shatner: "I wish I knew what to do!"

It was Forbidden Planet International that tipped us off to this great day, and we couldn’t let it pass unnoted. (Comics content: Shatner is the author of many fine comics over the years! And no one is to say otherwise.)