Author: KM Bezner

Nimona: The End of an Era

Noelle Stevenson’s debut graphic novel Nimona wrapped up its digital release in October, leaving behind many Nimona orphans. The paper version won’t be available until next year, but it’s been a hell of a ride. To chat about shape-shifters, evil villains, and the webcomic experience, me, Carolina, and editor Claire Napier joined two contributors: Robin William Scott is a former journalist, former comic shop owner, mini comic and small press blogger (at minicomiccourier.blogspot.com) and amateur cartoonist (at everyliveieverlived.tumblr.org). Nimona was one of his first forays into the world of webcomics and it opened a new world for him from which...

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Webcomics Capsules — Halloween edition!

This month your short webcomics reviews are all spooky and gore.   Modest Medusa Jake Richmond Contemporary Fantasy Updates Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays Modest Medusa and I have an interesting history. I started reading it in high school, forgot about it, binged read it earlier this year, and have been half-heartedly following it ever since. Modest Medusa is about Jake, a comic depiction of the creator, and a medusa named Modest who flooded his toilet when she entered Jakes world from her home reality, Yeld. The comic starts off as a kind of gag strip/sitcomic that follows Medusa, Jake,...

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Webcomics Capsules — Supernatural Fantasy and a Lighthouse

Back By K.C. Green & Anthony Clark Supernatural Western Updates Wednesdays Back, started in July by the beloved creators of Gunshow and Nedroid Picture Diary, is a comic about the end of the world. No, it’s not any of that post-apocalyptic stuff, just the tale of how everything falls apart. The catalyst for these events appears to Abigail, a girl who is brought back from the dead and immediately greeted by a coven of very triangular witches who inform her of her destiny to bring about the end of the world. This news doesn’t seem to faze her, nor does...

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Webcomics Capsules — Run Freak Run, Curtailed and Jackie Rose

Webcomics Capsules is all about webcomics short reviews—more like recommendations, actually. See what our staff is enjoying around the web, choose your favorites and get to reading! Run Freak Run Silver Saaremael and Kaija Rudkiewicz Mondays Dark medieval fantasy   It is 1612, Spain. Under the reign of Queen Isabella The Kind, there is a certain Inquisitor #2. She hunts witches and all kinds of aberrations, killing them with her chain and mortal moves. But, of course, nothing is as simple as that. Inquisitor #2 has her own secrets—and the “freak” in the title may not only refer to...

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