Lucy Knisley signs two book deal with Fantagraphics for two travelogues

Lucy Knisley signs two book deal with Fantagraphics for two travelogueshttp://ift.tt/KWN7mP Tweet Lucy Knisley was one of the breakout cartoonists of 2013 with Relish, a charming, warm illustrated memoir mixing food and memory which even included recipes. The book ended up on many Best ofs lists for the year and established Knisley as agraphic novelist […]

Sales Charts: Top 1000 Periodical Comics of 2013

Sales Charts: Top 1000 Periodical Comics of 2013http://ift.tt/eA8V8J Tweet And here’s Diamond’s chart of the top 1000 comic books of the year, led by Walking Dead #115—giving Image a 2-for-2 topping the year end charts. JLA #1 was DC’s top selling book, while Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy toped their own list. According to John […]

Sales Charts: The top 1000 Graphic Novels of 2013

Sales Charts: The top 1000 Graphic Novels of 2013http://ift.tt/1kykTzb Tweet Diamond has released the entire 1000-long list of GNs in 2013, and there is a lot of data mining here…like the fact that Image KILLED IT with seven of the top 10 and more from there on. Even though there are no numbers attached to […]

Numbercruncher’s Trade Comes Out This Week: Here’s The Trailer

Numbercruncher’s Trade Comes Out This Week: Here’s The Trailerhttp://ift.tt/1aX3QwT Tweet With the upcoming release of the thoroughly Beat-approved series Numbercruncher in trade, Titan Comics have shared a trailer video with us that catches people up on the book. The series – by Si Spurrier, PJ Holden, Jordie Bellaire and Simon Bowland – was pretty well acclaimed […]

Bill Paxton is coming in to rescue Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Bill Paxton is coming in to rescue Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.http://ift.tt/1aX3O83 Tweet Has there ever been a bigger disappointment on TV than Agents of SHIELD? On paper it look like a slam dunk, but when Joss Whedon’s involvement was negligible, and Disney decided to equip it with a budget and look that seemed more like an […]

Comixology was the #1 grossing non-game app on iPad in 2013 with four billion comics pages served

Comixology was the #1 grossing non-game app on iPad in 2013 with four billion comics pages servedhttp://ift.tt/1eDnRgD Tweet ComiXology sent out a little horn tooting this morning, but it was deserved. The Comics by comiXology iOS app charted as iTunes’ #1 Top Grossing non-game iPad App for 2013 and ranked #11 overall.   They also […]

Lucy Knisley signs two book deal with Fantagraphics for two travelogues

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Lucy Knisley was one of the breakout cartoonists of 2013 with Relish, a charming, warm illustrated memoir mixing food and memory which even included recipes. The book ended up on many Best ofs lists for the year and established Knisley as agraphic novelist to watch out for. It seems in 2014 she’ll be even more […]

Sales Charts: The Top 1000 Periodical Comics of 2013

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And here’s Diamond’s chart of the top 1000 comic books of the year, led by Walking Dead #115—giving Image a 2-for-2 topping the year end charts. JLA #1 was DC’s top selling book, while Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy toped their own list. According to John Jackson Miller’s preliminary analysis, the Top 1000 Comics for […]