Archive for the ‘Graphic Novels’ Category

Neil Gaiman, Sandman have “one tale still untold”

Neil Gaiman’s Sandman is widely considered one of the best graphic stories ever told. Chronicling the saga of the Endless, it follows Morpheus, the incarnation of Dream, as he returns to his realm after a long absence, and the events that unfold because of that absence. Filling 10 (11, if you count Endless Nights) trades, […]

Posted on July 13, 2012 at 20:56 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Bring home Scott and Rammy! (Are you seriously calling her that?)

Because you know you need a Canadian slacker in your life. As part of the massive marketing push for Scott Pilgrim vs The World, Mezco toys will be releasing plushies of the main characters, Scott Pilgrim and Ramona Flowers. Thankfully modeled on their comic incarnations, the figures will be 8 inches tall and stuffed with […]

Posted on June 11, 2010 at 14:50 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · 2 Comments
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Git Off My Lawn: Cinematic Comic Capers

Back in my day, which was before Al Gore invented the internet, and possibly before Al Gore’s mommy invented Al Gore, comic books were fun-filled, light-hearted, simple creatures, with the titular hero fighting the Villain of the Month in brightly drawn panels and onomatopoeic sound effects and…  …uh, moving on. It seems like every comic […]

Posted on June 10, 2010 at 14:25 by The Grand Vizier · Permalink · 3 Comments
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Inside the Lines: Romance author invades comics world, and other stories

In the “Damn, they stole my idea” department, New York Times best-selling romance novelist Janet Evanovich and her daugher Alex teamed up with Dark Horse Comics to create a graphic novel called Troublemaker featuring Alex Barnaby, a female racecar mechanic whose vantage point as a raceday spotter leads her into mystery and intrigue. The art […]

Posted on June 3, 2010 at 08:21 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · 4 Comments
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Trailer Watch: Second Scott Pilgrim vs. The World official trailer

This just keeps getting better. This new trailer gives us a better look at some of the fighting, a bit of the awesomeness that is (one of my favorite characters) Kim Pine (Alison Pill), a better look at Gideon (Jason Schwartzman) and more hope that Michael Cera will be able to pull off Scott Pilgrim […]

Posted on June 1, 2010 at 00:23 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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