• Retro Review: Marvels

    Retro Review: Marvels

    I’ve always loved Alex Ross. If ever I’m rich there’s a few things I’ll do: buy cool flats in London, Paris, New York, and Toronto, donate large sums of money to worthwhile causes and churches, attempt to visit fifty-two countries in a year, and buy a tonne of Alex Ross artwork. The privilege of seeing a

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  • Review: Fast Friends (NSFW)

    Review: Fast Friends (NSFW)

    Fast Friends Writer: Dale Lazarov Artist: Michael Broderick Dale Lazarov bills his work as “smart, wholesome, gay comics smut,” and that it is. Fast Friends, like Sticky and Manly is a wordless, erotic comic that balances poignant slice of life narrative with marathon sex.

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  • This Week’s NYT Bestseller List

    This Week’s NYT Bestseller List

    Most people know that the New York Times has a weekly best sellers list for books, but they also have top 10 best sellers for graphic novels, hard cover and paperback, and manga as well.

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  • The DC Daily Planet: Payment Plans, Perfidious Profligates, and Premieres

    The DC Daily Planet: Payment Plans, Perfidious Profligates, and Premieres

    Everybody’s buzzing about DC this week, and for once, it’s for something done absolutely right. Let’s check in and see what the fuss is about, shall we?

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  • DC Changes Creator Contracts: Better Deal or Better Business?

    DC Changes Creator Contracts: Better Deal or Better Business?

    This week DC announced significant changes to their creator payments, and more visible a shift for fans, colorist credits will be added to comic book covers. The additional changes to DC’s creator contracts are less discernable as being positive without us being privy to actual sales numbers, percentages, and dollar amounts. Time will tell if this new

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  • Interview: Magical Intern Pretty Risa!

    Interview: Magical Intern Pretty Risa!

    Magical Girls! We love them! Of course we do! And with a very senshi summer looming, this is the perfect time to look at some current magical girl output. What’s your favourite? What do you wish we would look at? Be it manga, OEL, webcomics or fantastic hardback printed-to-last graphic novels, we (and you!) should

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  • My Week in Comics Events, Part 2: Party Time

    My Week in Comics Events, Part 2: Party Time

    Long before it hit the shops, everyone was talking about Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie’s new Image Comics series The Wicked + The Divine, about gods who incarnate into the bodies of teenagers and become pop stars for two years before dying. It’s mortality, youth, fame, glamour, and myth all wrapped up into one stylish

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  • Wonder Woman Newspaper Comics Collected

    Wonder Woman Newspaper Comics Collected

    A few years after Wonder Woman appeared on the comic scene she was featured in her very own newspaper strip. It ran from May 1 1943 until December 1 1944 and was written by William Moulton Marston, with art by Harry G Peters. And now for the first time ever those strips are available in

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