• WWAC’s Favorite Big Press Comics of 2018

    WWAC’s Favorite Big Press Comics of 20180

    Well, the corpses of Christmas Trees are littering the sidewalk and all the champagne bottles have been popped, so as we usher in 2019 it seems the perfect time for quiet reflection. But not on New Year’s Resolutions, silly. On comic books! WWAC has rounded up its contributors to share their favorite big press comics

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  • How Now Top Cow: November Pubwatch

    How Now Top Cow: November Pubwatch0

    What’s New? Welcome to the Top Cow Pubwatch, where I run down the hows and nows of Top Cow Productions. What’s New this month? Well, following last week’s Library Con, Top Cow has been eager to get in touch with librarians, offering a Facebook group to help librarians and educators engage more readers with graphic

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  • Nineteen Technically Visible Women Who Worked on Image Comics in the 1990s

    Nineteen Technically Visible Women Who Worked on Image Comics in the 1990s2

    During our two concurrent investigations of the early years of Image (Bad Girls in retrospect, specifically, and Year of the Knockoff, by regular coincidence), every now and then we’ve come across (though this is admittedly an inexact science) a handful of apparently feminine names. Who are these people? Let’s find out.

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  • Tenuously Building to Something Satisfying: Swing #1

    Tenuously Building to Something Satisfying: Swing #10

    Swing #1 Matt Hawkins & Jenni Cheung (writers), Linda Sejic (artist) Top Cow Productions, Inc. On the header menu of the Top Cow website, the second choice seen is “FREE COMICS.” Down at the bottom of the page, with the rest of the Sejic output, is Swing #1, co-written by Top Cow COO Matt Hawkins.

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  • Tomb Raider Archives: A Powerful Relic in the Wrong Hands

    Tomb Raider Archives: A Powerful Relic in the Wrong Hands0

    Tomb Raider Archives Vol. 3 James Bonny, Dan Slott (Writers), Tony Daniel, Jonathan Sibal, Tyson Wengler, Romano Molenaar, Wilson Tortosa, Edwin David, Michael Choi, Joe Weems, Ryan Winn, Jay Leisten, Eric Basaldua, Leonard Kirk, Sal Regla, Francis Manapul, Kevin Conrad (Artists) Dark Horse Comics October 18, 2017 Tomb Raider Archives Vol. 3 is probably the best

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  • Image 25: Top Cow’s Matt Hawkins’ Full Trajectory

    Image 25: Top Cow’s Matt Hawkins’ Full Trajectory0

    From some guy in a line to COO of a 25-year-old publishing imprint, Matt Hawkins saw the glory days of Image, and stayed around for the aftermath. There are plenty of interviews covering the Founding Fathers of Image’s early days as masters of their new domain. The twentieth anniversary interviews Jason Sacks carried out for

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