It’s time once again for the second biggest comics event in North America, Reed Pop’s New York Comic Con. Canadians slated to appear this weekend include: – Stuart Immonen (Fear Itself) – Francis Manapul (The Flash) – Jeff Lemire (Sweet Tooth, Animal Man, Frankenstein: Agent of SHADE) – David Finch (Batman: The Dark Knight) –… Read More Happenings: New York Comic Con this weekend Oct.13-16
PREVIEWSworld.com New Releases Shipping 10/12/2011 Every Wednesday, PREVIEWSworld.com provides a list of comics, graphic novels and other pop-culture merchandise arriving this week to your local comic shop. Please check with your retailer for availability, as not all new releases may be on sale in all areas at the same time.
Local comic creators ‘reboot’ DC’s famous heroes – thestar.com. The 52 Reboot is still drawing press, this time the Toronto Star is profiling three local talents, Francis Manapul, Jeff Lemire, and Ken Lashley! Congrats on the article, gentlemen!
Acme Comics has an interview with Marcus To about the new Huntress 6-issue mini-series, the first issue of which is in stores today (and selling out fast!). Marcus has been making the rounds at Toronto comic shops today like Paradise and Stadium. We caught up with him a little bit at last Friday’s Flash #1 Gallery… Read More Marcus To brings the Huntress to the DCnU
Over the last few weeks I managed to snag five high profile releases by Canadian creators. I’m not going to give detailed reviews, but I do want to draw some attention to them: Le Fond du Trou (The Bottom of the Hole) by Jean-Paul Eid, published by La Pasteque. OUT NOW (In French) Aside from… Read More Five Recent Releases of Note: Books by Eid, Miville-Deschênes, Beaton, Seth and Foster
Camilla d’Errico and BOOM! Studios Launch Kickstarter Campaign for New Hardcover Edition of ‘Tanpopo’ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Los Angeles, Oct. 3rd, 2011 — International pop-artist and graphic novelist Camilla d’Errico and publisher BOOM! Studios have announced the launch of a Kickstarter campaign to fund an exclusive run of two different hardcover editions of d’Errico’s fan-hit… Read More Camilla d’Errico and BOOM! Studios Launch Kickstarter Campaign for New Hardcover Edition of ‘Tanpopo’
Prince Valiant Vol. 4: 1943-1944 Author: Hal Foster Format: Hardcover Pages: 112 Dimensions: 10.25″ x 14″ Colors: full color Year: 2011 Publisher: Fantagraphics ISBN-10: n/a ISBN-13: 978-1-60699-455-9 Additional Details: Foreword by Brian Kane As this fourth volume begins, Prince Valiant, haunted by the lovely Aleta, seeks Merlin’s wise counsel. This brief episode segues into one… Read More Out in October: Prince Valiant by Hal Foster Vol. 4 1943-1944
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Last Friday, September 30 as part of the DC Art Masters tour, The Toronto Cartoonists Workshop held another Industry Night event spotlighting Francis Manapul and to celebrate the release of The Flash #1, part of DC’s New 52. We took a lot of photos for you to enjoy!
Saturday October 1st * 1:00pm – Fiona Smyth (The Never Weres) * 3:00pm – LAUNCH: Claudia Dávila (Luz Sees the Light) Sunday October 2nd * 12:00pm – Clayton Hanmer (Cton’s Super A-Maze-Ing Year Of Crazy Comics!) * 2:00pm – Jeremy Tankard (Boo-hoo Bird) * 4:00pm – Kean Soo (Jellaby) and Tory Woollcott (Mirror Mind) Plus… Read More Happenings: Little Island Comics celebrates with parties and signings this weekend.