How to get your portfolio reviewed by major editors at NYCC ’16


Aspiring comic artists in the New York City area: dust off your portfolio. You can get your work reviewed by major editorial talent at NYCC today and tomorrow. You can also check out the new Wacom MobileStudioPro and win a Wacom Bamboo Spark.

Eric Powell talks ComiXology Unlimited adding The Goon. Plus what’s new in October


In the late 90’s, Eric Powell brought The Goon to comics. Set in a macabre world which still stands the test of time. A simple town in depression-era America found itself overwrought with abhorrent creatures; the peoples’ only hope was a self-appointed protector made of whoop ass, The Goon. A character who looked like anger, cement, and […]



Lace up your boots, kids, because it’s time for another journey to Riverdale! In World of Archie Comics Double Digest #61, Archie has to deal with the worst problem all kids face during the summer– ENDLESS CHORES!  Will he make it to the end of summer party?!  Will Archie be bamboozled by Reggie Mantle’s “little black […]

PREVIEW: Cold Wars and Reindeer Games Abound in JUGHEAD AND ARCHIE WINTER ANNUAL #18


While the weather is finally just starting to cool in the Northeastern United States, winter is in full swing in Riverdale.  Snow dominates the landscape in Jughead and Archie Winter Annual #18, out this week.  Check out the Comic’s Beat’s exclusive preview below: JUGHEAD AND ARCHIE WINTER ANNUAL #18 Jughead has devised the perfect winter […]

Review: “THE SHIELD #1” is Dark Circle’s “Most Intriguing Endeavor Yet”


By Harper W. Harris The Shield is a character that few probably recognize, and most will probably see the new series that debuts this Wednesday and see a feeble attempt at a Captain America ripoff. The fact of the matter, however, is that The Shield predates Captain America by fourteen months, debuting in January of […]

NYCC ’15: Archie signings and Jughead Triumphant


JUGHEAD #1 Cover by Erica Henderson Chip Zdarsky (Sex Criminals, Howard the Duck) and rising star artist Erica Henderson (The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl). NYCC variant cover edition of JUGHEAD #1 by Francesco Francavilla. Limited to 1000 copies, this convention exclusive cover will be available for $10 at the Archie Comics Booth #1836 while supplies last!   Archie […]

SDCC ’15 Interview: Alex Segura and Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa Tell us all About Riverdale TV Series, Dark Circle Comics, and the Future of Archie

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina #5

By Harper W. Harris Archie fans certainly had a good time at SDCC this year: not only did the publisher talk about a new series in the Archie Horror line and tease us with the future of the Dark Circle line and the New Riverdale series of titles, but announced that the Riverdale TV series […]