Kibbles ‘n’ Bits 3/8/16: RIP artist Paul Ryan


§ Artist Paul Ryan passed away over the weekend at age 66. A popular and prolific creator, he had long runs on Avengers, Avengers West Coast, Quasar and especially Fantastic Four which he drew for five years. Most recently, he worked on the Phantom comic strip. He drew some iconic comics, including the wedding of Peter […]

Kibbles ‘b’ Bits 3/7/16: Thanks, Obama!


§ Nice art: Richard Sala has started a new webcomic called The Bloody Cardinal and like all his wrk it’s stylish, arch and unsettling. § “Like millions of Americans, I grew up with ‘Peanuts.’ But I never outgrew it.” Well put, President Obama, who wrote the intro to the latest (and final) Peanuts reprint volume. […]

Kibbles ‘n’ Bits 3/4/16: Bad badge, bad!


§ Nice art: Jim Lee posted the above work in progress Batman v Superman cover on his Twitters. § The Mary Sue has a full report on complaints about the Sunday badge for the Merald City Comic Con, which contains the cover of The Discipline, a comic by Peter Milligan and Leandro Fernandez. The badge image […]

Kibbles ‘n’ Bits: The return of manga


§ Nice art: I know it’s an ad, but I sorta love this Michelangelo-inspired Daredevil ad. § ICv2 is currently running a series of interviews with various executives covering the resurgence of manga. We alerted you to the talk with Viz’s Kevin Hamric the other day. Here’s Todd McFarlane on his new line of Manga/anime figures […]

Kibbles ‘n’ Bits 2/29/16: San Diego conventer center CONspiracy theory


§ Mark Fiore won this year’s Herblock Prize for editorial cartooning. Already a winner of the Pulitzer Prize, Fiore is the first to win for creating video content which run on the the San Francisco Chronicle’s web site,,,,, NPR’s web site and is currently being featured on online news sites ranging […]