• From Sexy to Sexual: Witchblade’s Return & Top Cow’s Maturing Eroticism

    From Sexy to Sexual: Witchblade’s Return & Top Cow’s Maturing Eroticism1

    Back when I spoke to Matt Hawkins in March, we spent a little time talking about the sexual legacy of the first ten years or so of Top Cow. We also spoke a little about Witchblade–a title about a woman who carries a living weapon disguised as a bracelet–which is being resurrected in December, with

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  • You’re a Comedian: Trans Characters and Jokes in “Comic” Books

    You’re a Comedian: Trans Characters and Jokes in “Comic” Books1

    You’re a comedian. You’ve been working in the comedy business for a few years, getting a few laughs here and there with your crude style. Things have been good thus far, and you’re feeling more and more confident in your dark humor. In fact, you’re in a whole new city with one of your first

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  • Vampirella In Design

    Vampirella In Design0

    Vampirella is being rebooted and recostumed again!  Dynamite has announced that they will be rebooting the comic for the second time in recent years, with a new creative team and another new direction. Paul Cornell and Jimmy Broxton (Knight and Squire, Saucer County) will be taking over the book and delivering a Vampirella for a

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