The Peninsula Libraries Comic Arts Festival (PLCAF) kicks off Feb. 2 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Foster City with a small press expo and keynote by Kazu Kibuishi. Ryan North, Svetlana Chmakova and Jason Shiga are scheduled to appear later in the month. All it took was an idea. Two San Mateo County […]
By Nancy Powell When David Pepose and Jorge Santiago Jr. last left Spencer & Locke, it was with a tired but satisfyingly-twisted happily ever after. Locke had just mowed down dear old dad, who mowed down Locke’s sweetie, Sophie. And now the action will take on a darker and more sinister turn when this new […]
We discuss the beginning of the next big X-Men event, and the latest celebratory one-shot for Marvel’s 80th anniversary.
A really positive and heartening undercurrent of change and connectio helped me enjoy the festival this year.
by Erica Friedman On January 28, Fans of the popular phone color-matching game, Sailor Moon Drops, based on the popular manga by Naoko Takeuchi, Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon, were greeted with a message from Bandai Namco Entertainment that read: We regret to announce the closure of [Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon: Sailor Moon Drops]. Thank you for all […]
Kodansha Comics, the US-based arm of Japanese publisher Kodansha, is beginning their foray into the worlds of Boy’s Love and Yuri Comics with a trio of hard-working series.
The festival is a whirlwind of encounters and conversations and comparing itineraries, centered primarily on indulging in the delicious food and drink available in this region of France.
Our man on the scene muses on the place of kids comics in France and talks about the day’s prizewinners.
French comics were once the focus at Angoulême but things are changing.
The Beat had the opportunity to speak with actress Clarissa Thibeaux about playing the shape-shifting character Xavin in Marvel’s Runaways Season 2.