Archives for February, 2011

"One of the things I most hate to see on manga-related forums are comments like, “I’m interested in this series, but I don’t know if ...


"As evidence of this, I might point out that we have the highest sales in individual distribution. I don't mean highest sales in comparison to ...


Censoring Manga for Fun and Profit Featuring Christopher Butcher from The Beguiling Wed Feb 23, 2011, 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. @ Lillian H. Smith Library, 239 College ...


Torontoist.com, a very good Toronto-centric blogging site (part of the Gothamist network) has moved from a full RSS feed to a partial feed over the ...


[caption id="attachment_7098" align="alignright" width="314" caption="Skullkickers Volume 1: Coming in March to better comic book stores everywhere."][/caption] Unfortunately I ran out of time last month to talk ...


Hi there! My name is Christopher Butcher and in addition to running this fine blog, I'm also the Director of the 2011 Toronto Comic Arts ...


Apparently the folks at online importer j-list have started selling cans of the pancake drink, or as they call it "Dydo Hot Cake Mix Drink ...


©2011 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #9 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 159


©2011 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #9 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 158


©2011 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #9 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 157


[caption id="attachment_7066" align="alignright" width="245" caption="The World Of Gloria Badcock, coming this summer from Koyama Press."][/caption] Fabulous news! The incredibly talented cartoonist and illustrator Maurice Vellekoop has ...


©2011 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #9 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 156


©2011 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #9 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 155


"We have a difficult time talking about things in comics. This is weird in that any reasonably large Twitter feed will tell you that people ...


A fellow named Mysh e-mailed me out of the blue to let me know about his Queer Haiku Comics, being released online under the name ...


©2011 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #8 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 152, 153, 154 In retrospect, I thought it might be nice to run all of these strips ...


©2011 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #8 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 152 For the rest of the week, it's "Kids Say The Stupidest Things" week! When you see ...


©2011 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #8 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 151


©2011 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #8 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 150


I just had curry for lunch so this seemed appropriate. This is the mozzarella cheese curry Andrew had in the curry-shop behind the comic book store (Nakano ...


©2011 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #8 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 149


©2011 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #8 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 148