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SEA OF STARS, Jason Aaron’s new creator-owned comic, gets a trailer

'A father....a son...and a whole lot of space between them.'

Jason Shiga on Mysteries, Angoulême, and Demon

Halfway into a pleasant Oakland morning I met up up with Jason Shiga in his family home. At a nearby cafe, we talked about...

Drop Literally Everything You’re Doing and Read “Lady of the Shard”...

Please go read Lady of the Shard, the new comic by Gigi D.G. as soon as you can in the best space available to you.

Lucy Knisley on Authentic Experiences, Mark Rothko, and Being Your Own...

Lucy Knisley talks about her new book "Something New," the process of having authentic experiences, upcoming projects, and Mark Rothko.

Preview: Lucy Knisley Explores Marriage in “Something New”

Lucy Knisley is rapidly becoming a household name in the world of memoir, alternating between travelogues such as French Milk and Displacement and more thematic memoir work...

Sonny Liew on “Charlie Chan Hock Chye”, Mapping Your Path &...

The Beat sat down with cartoonist Sonny Liew to chat about The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye – hisvnew graphic novel recently published in the US discussing Singapore’s tumultuous history after WWII through the work of prolific Singaporean cartoonist Charlie Chan Hock Chye.

Panel Syndicate Quietly Releases New Series “Barrier” from Vaughan, Martin, Vicente

Panel Syndicate quietly releases new series 'Barrier" from Vaughan, Martin, and Vicente and you should pick it up!

Humanoids Announces “The Tipping Point” Anthology with International Powerhouse Lineup

Touting it as "the first truly international graphic novel", Humanoids announced a brand new anthology named The Tipping Point, due out January 2016. Featuring 13 creators from 3 continents and simultaneously published in 4 countries, it's hard to contest their claim and I gotta tell you, I'm still picking my jaw up off the floor with this list. With names like Naoki Urasawa, Frederik Peeters, Boulet, Paul Pope, Taiyô Matsumoto,Bastien Vivès, and more - good luck not picking this up.

You Gotta Back This: “Tephlon Funk!” Hip Hop/Manga Kickstarter Campaign

  If you're hankering for something to scratch that Samurai Champloo itch, you should take a look at Stéphane Métayer's Tephlon Funk! - a Hip Hop story told...

NYCC ’15: Marjorie Liu on “Monstress”, Rebuilding Life After Trauma, and...

In the quiet early hours of Saturday in New York Comic-Con's press lounge, Marjorie Liu chatted with The Beat about her new Image title "Monstress" with artist Sana Takeda, systemic racism, the expectations places on creators of color, and the intergenerational trauma of war.

NYCC ’15: Cliff Chiang On “Paper Girls” – Representation, 80’s Fashion,...

As New York Comic-Con's show floor slowly shuffled to a close on Friday evening, The Beat's Zach Clemente slipped behind the Epic Proportions booth to chat with one of his all-time favorite artists, Cliff Chiang. They talk mostly about Chiang's new book with Image Comics, "Paper Girls".

NYCC ’15: Maris Wicks on Self-Care, Poop Jokes, and “Human Body...

The Beat sneaks in an early NYCC interview with the one and only Maris Wicks to chat about her new educational science comic from First Second: "Human Body Theater"!