• Previously on Comics: Not Much Happened TBH

    Previously on Comics: Not Much Happened TBH

    Hello again! Kate here on this Memorial Day in the USA…for everyone else it’s just “Monday” and so that’s why we’re just gonna keep going. But maybe we can blame Memorial Day for why this week was so slow, in terms of news. And I don’t just mean good news. I mean any news. So,

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  • Last Week’s Episode: We’ve Hit Peak 2020

    Last Week’s Episode: We’ve Hit Peak 2020

    Every week seems to bring more madness, death, and harrowing news. So why not distract yourself with a week filled with nigh unbelievable announcements, cool reveals, a Fortnite trailer launch, and of course… the dreaded Snyder Cut. Welcome to Last Week’s Episode!

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  • Cover Girl: Shadow Service #1

    Cover Girl: Shadow Service #1

    Welcome to Cover Girls. Each month, we gather a team of WWAC contributors to analyze a new and notable comic book cover featuring one or more women. This month Claire, Nola, Wendy, Louis, Kate, and Elvie look at the cover of Shadow Service #1 by Corin M. Howell, with colours by Triona Farrell.

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  • Vault Pubwatch: May 2020

    Vault Pubwatch: May 2020

    We’re closing in on a return to comics distribution, so, while there hasn’t been much new stuff to read of late, there are still lots of cool things on the horizon to look forward to, as well as a few bonus items to pick up along the way. Last month, Vault introduced the VaultColorUp Coloring

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  • What’s Real and What Isn’t in Cursed Films

    Horror has long been a worthy genre, but it’s lately been getting it’s analytical due.  Streaming site Shudder has created excellent original documentaries, History of Horror and Horror Noire.  The streak continues with five bite-sized episodes of Cursed Films. The series reexamines some of our more infamous pop culture memories about horror movies. With its

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  • New Colors for Bug Boys and Witchlight Enrich their Stories

    New Colors for Bug Boys and Witchlight Enrich their Stories

    I’m a big fan of Czap Books, especially two of their earlier publications – Laura Knetzger’s sweet, slice-of-life series Bug Boys, and Jessi Zabarsky’s emotional, warm fantasy Witchlight. I’ve written about both comics before, but since those initial pieces both books were picked up by Random House Graphic and released to a wider audience. I

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  • WWACommendations: My Boo, Ruby Quartz Panic Room, Eavesdropper, and More

    WWACommendations: My Boo, Ruby Quartz Panic Room, Eavesdropper, and More

    What comics are you reading lately? Every month, WWAC contributors share some of the comics we’re enjoying most lately. Let us know on Twitter what comics you’re reading!

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  • AfterShock Pubwatch May 2020

    AfterShock Pubwatch May 2020

    Welcome back to Women Write About Comics’s AfterShock Comics Pubwatch! Times are uncertain and have been changing quickly the past few months, and this column has shifted to accommodate the changing norms of life during Coronavirus. AfterShock hasn’t released any new comics this month, following Diamond Distributors’ shipping embargo on print comics, but that doesn’t

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