Archives for August, 2010

I wrote last month, but got interrupted right before the end. I cleaned it up a little before posting, I hope you enjoy it. Let ...


From Scott Green/AICN on Twitter comes word of this awesome pop-up retail location for merch from the upcoming BECK animated movie, based on the manga ...


Drew Weing first came to my attention as an Autobiographical Cartoonist documenting his education in Savannah College of Art's Comics Program, and I really loved ...


My good friend Meredith Gran (of Octopus Pie fame) just posted an update or two on Twitter about The New England Webcomics Weekend, a special ...


Update: An English translation of Satoshi Kon's final words--a note he wrote to the public in his final days whilst dying of cancer--has been posted. ...


Hey readers in far away lands! There are two really cool looking events coming up in the next few weeks that, were I anywhere near ...


+ So my friend Corey Mintz, food writer for The Toronto Star, has shown his true nerd colours and slavishly devoted a surprising amount of ...


[caption id="attachment_5845" align="alignright" width="227" caption="Skullkickers #1 Cover A. "][/caption] My friend Jim Zubkavich is a good guy. He works primarily as the creative director at UDON ...


I think it's fair to say that on my Summer 2009 trip to Japan, I spent a lot of time in stores that sell manga. ...


Last week the excellent Japanese Culture blog Pink Tentacle picked up on the story of illustrator Goji Ishihara, a Showa-period Japanese illustrator who is fondly ...