Outstanding Comic Book Cover Artist / Dessinateur Couvertures Exceptionnel de Bandes Dessinées KALMAN ANDRASOFSZKY – Action Comics #887, R.E.B.E.L.S. #12- 19 (DC Comics), Dazzler, Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe A to Z Update #2-5 (Marvel Comics), Artifacts #3 (Image/Top Cow), Stan Lee’s Soldier Zero #3 (Boom! Studios) CHRIS BACHALO – Amazing Spider-Man #630-633, Secret… Read More A Look at the 2010 Covers done by the Cover Artist Nominees
On the eve of the release of JONAH HEX #66 (featuring the work of Joe Shuster Award nominated artist Fiona Staples), it appears that another J.S.A.-nominated creator (and past winner) — cartoonist Jeff Lemire will be joining series writers Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray as the artist for JONAH HEX #69, which will be out… Read More Lemire joins writers Palmiotti and Gray for July’s Jonah Hex #69
The 2010 Expozine Alternative Press Awards Gala was held on Sunday April 3, 2011, at Divan Orange in Montreal. THE WINNERS English Zine: Nailbiter 2: An Anxiety Zine, edited by Chelle, Kerri, Kinneret, and Kibbs « This zine sheds light on an important subject that is underrepresented by traditional media, the experiences of those living… Read More Expozine Alternative Press Award Winners Announced
Hobbystar has just announced the programming schedule for the upcoming Toronto ComiCON Fan Appreciation Event and as usual it’s a mixture of Q&As, sketch duels and workshops. All events are roughly 50 minutes duration. Seating is first come, first serve. SATURDAY APRIL 9 12 Q & A with Industry Legends Geof Darrow and Bob McLeod… Read More Happenings: Programming at the Toronto ComiCON Fan Appreciation Event April 9-10
PREVIEWSworld.com New Releases Shipping 4/6/2011 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.
Cooke and IDW Present Parker: The Martini Edition Hardcover compilation of The Hunter and The Outfit Plus art gallery and all-new story Arriving July 2011 San Diego, CA (April 1, 2011) – At WonderCon today, IDW Publishing announced that Darwyn Cooke‘s first two adapted Parker books, THE HUNTER and THE OUTFIT, will be collected in… Read More IDW announces Parker: The Martini Edition at WonderCon
Before I left on my trip of the Maritimes the esteemed Kevin Boyd presumed that I would be hitting comic shops all across the region. I strongly refuted that assertion but that didn`t last, obviously. Over the last two weeks I visited, and secret shopped, 22 comics stores: Fantasy Realm – Cornwall, ON Librairie Première… Read More Retailer Roundup – March 2011 & The great comic shop tour of 2011
As selected by a nominating committee that included our own Robert Haines, the Inkwell Awards have announced their 2011 Nominees. Canadians nominated include: Francis Manapul in the All-In-One category, and Todd McFarlane in the non-Marvel & DC category. To see the full nominees list and vote for your favourites, please visit http://vote.inkwellawards.com/