Artists Help Japan: Toronto report

Yesterday at the Revival Bar in Toronto, ON – a group of concerned individuals within the city’s comic book, animation and illustration communities organized the Artists Help Japan fundraiser at which a number of creators gathered to produce sketches and run an original art auction to benefit the victims of the devastating earthquakes and tsunamis… Read More Artists Help Japan: Toronto report

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New Comics – In Stores 4/20/2011

PREVIEWSworld.com New Releases Shipping 4/20/2011 Each week PREVIEWSworld.com provides a list of comics, graphic novels and other pop-culture merchandise arriving at your local comic shop. Please check with your retailer for availability, as not all releases may be on sale in all areas at the same time.

Winners of the 2011 Stumptown Comic Art Awards Announced

Congratulations to all of the winners! Lots of Canadians won awards, including MICHAEL DEFORGE, EMILY CARROLL and BRYAN LEE O’MALLEY: For Official Release – Sunday, April 17 The Stumptown Comic Art Awards 2011 were presented last night in Portland, OR. In a packed-room ceremony following a bustling first day at the Stumptown Comics Fest, host… Read More Winners of the 2011 Stumptown Comic Art Awards Announced

Winners of the prix Bédéis Causa 2011 announced

Prix Réal-Fillion Auteur québécois, scénariste ou dessinateur, s’étant le plus illustré avec son premier album professional • ÉMILIE VILLENEUVE ET JULIE ROCHELEAU, avec La fille invisible (Glénat Québec) Grand prix de la ville de Québec Meilleur album de langue française publié au Québec • APNÉE, de Zviane (Pow Pow) Prix Albéric-Bourgeois Meilleur album de langue… Read More Winners of the prix Bédéis Causa 2011 announced

Happenings: Girard, Ollman, Worton book launch – April 14, Toronto

A trio of creators unite this evening in Toronto to promote their recent releases from Canadian publisher Drawn & Quarterly. Pascal Girard has come to promote the English translation of his BD Conventum, originally published by Delcourt. D+Q continue their program of translating Quebec based BD (and it’s their second Girard translation after releasing Bigfoot… Read More Happenings: Girard, Ollman, Worton book launch – April 14, Toronto

Marvel Comics featuring work by Canadian Creators – July 2011

FEAR ITSELF #4 (of 7) Written by MATT FRACTION Penciled by STUART IMMONEN Cover by STEVE McNIVEN Variant Cover by STUART IMMONEN Variant Cover by TERRY DODSON The blockbuster Marvel event of the year continues! AFTERMATH: the heroes reel in the wake of last issue’s shocking finale. Thor finds himself unwelcome in two homes. Steve… Read More Marvel Comics featuring work by Canadian Creators – July 2011

New Comics – In Stores 4/13/2011

PREVIEWSworld.com New Releases Shipping 4/13/2011 Each week PREVIEWSworld.com provides a list of comics, graphic novels and other pop-culture merchandise arriving at your local comic shop. Please check with your retailer for availability, as not all releases may be on sale in all areas at the same time.

Happenings: April 9-10 Toronto ComiCON Fan Appreciation Floorplan & Table Assignments

Toronto ComiCON Fan Appreciation Floorplan & Table Assignments Exhibitor Name Exhibitor Area – Table Number 1,000,000 Comix 107-112, 207-212 AK Cards 104 All New Comics 105-106 Almar Enterprises 803-806 Anything and Everything 801 Big B Comics 403-406 Bill Chung To be assigned Comic Book Addiction 301-306 Comic Trader 703-706 Comics and More 102-103 Conspiracy Comics… Read More Happenings: April 9-10 Toronto ComiCON Fan Appreciation Floorplan & Table Assignments

Happenings: FBDFQ – Le 24e Festival de la BD francophone de Québec du 13 au 17 avril 2011

Le 24e Festival de la BD francophone de Québec (FBDFQ) du 13 au 17 avril 2011 HÉBERGEMENT Manoir Victoria LIEUX D’ACTIVITÉ Salon international du livre de Québec Musée de la Civilisation Le Cercle Bibliothèque Gabrielle-Roy Galerie du Faubourg Bibliothèque College-des-Jésuites Galerie Morgan Bridge Engramme Studio P Café l’Entracte Observatoire de la Capitale Auteurs Hicham ABSA… Read More Happenings: FBDFQ – Le 24e Festival de la BD francophone de Québec du 13 au 17 avril 2011

A Look at the Canadians nominated for Eisner Awards in 2011

The Eisner nominations were announced yesterday and I thought I’d take a nationalistic look at how Canadians were represented beyond just highlighting their names in red. The big individual Canadian creator nominee of this year is IAN BOOTHBY, who is nominated three times this year: – Best Humor Publication for The Comic Book Guy: The… Read More A Look at the Canadians nominated for Eisner Awards in 2011

Promo 9e art dévoile les gagnants des 12e prix Bédélys

MONTRÉAL, le 7 avril  – Promo 9e art, organisme voué à la promotion de la bande dessinée au Québec, a annoncé aujourd’hui en compagnie de ses porte-parole Sylvie Lussier et Pierre Poirier, les gagnants des 12e Prix Bédélys, à l’occasion de leur gala annuel qui se tenait à l’auditorium de la Grande Bibliothèque. Bédélys d’or… Read More Promo 9e art dévoile les gagnants des 12e prix Bédélys