Asher Elbein is the man of the week with his three months in the making expose for the Daily Beast.
§ A lot has been written about Black Panther. Much more will be, as it made history and inspired countless viewers. But not enough has been written about T’Challa’s purple battle shorts. As in when he must battle for his crown he must also don (ceremonial?) purple battle shorts. I must have seen this still […]
§ Nice art: Paul Pope tweeted his designs for a Grateful Dead boxed set including the above. Grateful Dead boxset art/Complete July 1978 concert series. I designed the box & 6 CD digipak inner sleeves w/ @SteveVanceArt 2/2016 #rhino pic.twitter.com/739zGu1COk — PULPHOPE (@PULPH0PE) March 26, 2018 § Here’s a very long very thoughtful piece by […]
Rounding up some recent think pieces and facing the most annoying thing in comics. Plus the greatest panel report of all times.
From a Hollywood hunt for a missing pooch to the Permian Basin, we’ve got it all, with a stop to ponder Nancy.
§ I have the sniffles so these bits will, perforce, be brief. Here's my ☘️BANSHEE☘️ redesign and the stream of me inking it https://t.co/Td94Q81pRP#Xmen #redesign #Banshee pic.twitter.com/ajTS1ByxDN — Declan Shalvey (@declanshalvey) March 15, 2018 § Tomorrow is St. Patricks Day and I won’t be kibbling, but here’s Irish cartoonist Declan Shalvey’s take on Irish superhero […]
§ Nice Art: Kitty Pryde and Colossus are getting married and Marvel previewed the bride’s gown in covers by Phil Noto (below) and J. Scott Campbell (above). No word on who will be disrupting the nuptials with a fight yet, but as you can see from the Noto cover, everyone arrived ready to rumble. § I […]
§ Nice Art: you can now separately order Emily Carroll’s Beneath the Dead Oak Tree, previously available as part of Short Box. Carroll is a modern master and this sound mighty tasty: Murder, decadence, cowardice, guilt, and aristocratic foxes in wigs all combine in this gorgeously poignant poem/folksong from Emily Carroll, about the futility and […]
§ Nice art: Alex Dueben interviewed Trungles, whose art is extremely nice, for Smash Pages. You’re coming off of a 2017 where you’ve put out work like Fauns and Fairies, your work in Mirror Mirror II, Vampire Buddy, and for people who have seen those, where does this story fit in your work? This is […]
§ Nice Art: Farel Dalrymple posted a promo image for his Patreon webcomics Proxima Centauri. He’s also signing at Image Expo sooooooooo… § R. Sikoryak is doing a cartoonist diary at TCJ about his book tour for The Unquotable Trump. Because it’s Sikoryak, every panel is drawn in a different art style. The above […]