The anniversary of Jim Henson’s passing gets me thinking…
Archives for 05/16/2012 11:00 pm
Or: how did we get here anyway? Chris Eckert does something we’re surprised more
anal retentive fans internet researchers haven’t done, and collates Five Years Later: The Oral History of Countdown to Final Crisis using the plethora of internet interviews that flooded the comics internets in the innocent days of 2007. Although, as Eckert points out, a lot of material from that era has been removed, including most of Newsarama and The Pulse, to name but two. So what was Countdown?
From the gory, lurid world of pre-Code comics….Dark Horse is putting together some kick-ass collections — in fact, you’ll soon be able to read the insides of all those comics that we post whenever we’re sick or late or whatever. ADVENTURES INTO THE UNKNOWN indeed.
A chat with JG Quintel, creator of Cartoon Network’s Regular Show about British TV sensibility, the Leprechaun Movies, and why good indie comics artists can also make for good animators. Featuring a special guest appearance by Regular Show storyboarder and cartoonist, Benton Connor.
With 46 hours to go, Reading With Pictures has reached their funding goal for The Graphic Novel Textbook! There’s still time left to pledge and get a great anthology of comics!
Why not get that smell of burnt Watchmen toast out of your pores by indulging in some Avengers perfume?