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Comics A.M. - Drunken Incredible Hulk Arrested for Dealing Drugs

Comics A.M. - Drunken Incredible Hulk Arrested for Dealing Drugs

Police nab drunken man in Hulk suit selling drugs! Interviews with Ryan North, Kim Thompson and Chad Michael Murray! Duane Swierczynski recommends true-crime graphic novels! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - Filling Void Left by Atomic Comics Bankruptcy

Comics A.M. - Filling Void Left by Atomic Comics Bankruptcy

Mesa, Arizona-area stores diversify, expand after Atomic Comics closing! Interviews with Mike Mignola, Jeff Parker, Geoff Johns, Scott Snyder and Joshua Hale Fialkov! Plus more!

ROBOT 6: Origin Stories

ROBOT 6: Origin Stories

In a special Christmas episode, Tom Bondurant considers the origin story of Superman in the context of the season, comparing him to both Jesus and Santa Claus.

Unwrapping Comics: Pros Share Holiday Memories

Unwrapping Comics: Pros Share Holiday Memories

'Tis the season, so ROBOT 6 asked comic pros for their favorite comic book-related holiday memories. Jeff Parker, Colleen Coover, Mike Allred, John Arcudi and many more were happy to share!

Comics A.M. - New Home for Center for Cartoon Studies' Schulz Library

Comics A.M. - New Home for Center for Cartoon Studies' Schulz Library

Center for Cartoon Studies finds new home for Schulz Library! Interviews with Bill Griffith, Fabio Moon, Paige Braddock, Craig Thompson and Ethan Rilly! Stan Sakai's "Mouse Guard Legends" process! Plus more!

"Wimpy Kid" Author Sues Antarctic Press over Zombie Parody

Jeff Kinney, the author behind the $500 million "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" franchise, has sued Antarctic Press, accusing the comic publisher of violating trademark laws with its "Diary of a Zombie Kid" series.

Comics A.M. - Riverdale's Gay Wedding; Tintin

Comics A.M. - Riverdale's Gay Wedding; Tintin "wannabes"

CNN spotlights wedding of Archie Comics' Kevin Keller! Will "Tintin" movie audiences appreciate Herge's genius like his fans do? Interviews with Kurt Busiek, Fiona Staples and Kody Chamberlain! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - Atomic Comics Inventory Heads to Auction

Comics A.M. - Atomic Comics Inventory Heads to Auction

Atomic Comics inventory to be sold at auction! The future of Sparkplug Comic Books! Analyzing 1940s comic sales figures! The growth of comiXology! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - Image Comics'

Comics A.M. - Image Comics' "Terrific Year"; Viz Media's Nook Debut

Publisher Eric Stephenson looks back at the year in Image Comics! Viz Media begins releasing titles on Barnes & Noble's Nook tablet! Interviews with Art Spiegelman and Tom Batiuk! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - More on

Comics A.M. - More on "Stuck in the Middle" Library Challenge

Maine newspaper praises decision to leave "Stuck in the Middle" on library shelves! Gareb Shamus to sell most of his Wizard World stock! Writer takes aim at photorealistic paintings of comic pages! Plus more!

Grumpy Old Fan's DC Comics March Madness Picks

Grumpy Old Fan's DC Comics March Madness Picks

ROBOT 6's Grumpy Old Fan Tom Bondurant combs through DC's March solicitations, noting the lack of cancellations and "midseason replacements" and considering the likelihood of a New 52 crossover event.

Talking Comics With Bob Pendarvis

Talking Comics With Bob Pendarvis

Former SCAD Professor Bob Pendarvis talks about gender diversity, the all-female anthology "Sugar Ninjas," and his Kickstarter-funded "A Girl Called Ana Teaches Kittens How to Draw."

Fan-Made

Fan-Made "Calvin & Hobbes" Holiday Tribute Video

Prepare for the holidays with a wonderful fan-made short film called "A Very Calvin & Hobbes Christmas" that pays homage to those fondly remembered strips and delivers a touching message to their creator.

Comics A.M. - Wizard Tries to

Comics A.M. - Wizard Tries to "Reach Out"; Image Expo Adds Creators

Post-Gareb Shamus, Wizard World looks to mend fences! Image Expo adds more creators to February convention lineup! Brian Wood talks "Channel Zero" and "The Massive"! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - More on Occupy Comics; New 52's Relative Rankings

Comics A.M. - More on Occupy Comics; New 52's Relative Rankings

Matt Pizzolo talks Occupy Comics! Looking at the relative positions of DC's New 52 titles! DC backs off digital debuts! Jim Zubkavich on writing "Skullkickers"! Ramon Perez on adapting Jim Henson's "Tale of Sand"! Plus more!

Comics A.M. -

Comics A.M. - "Stuck in the Middle" to Remain in School Library

Committee recommends "Stuck in the Middle" remain in Maine middle-school library following complaint! A look at the new Comic Reader! Interviews with Jack Davis, Larry Gonick and Nathan Schreiber! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Archie-Valerie Romance Rekindled; Editorial Cartoonist Resigns

Comics A.M. - Archie-Valerie Romance Rekindled; Editorial Cartoonist Resigns

Valerie returns to Riverdale for "the most romantic story in Archie history"! Editorial cartoonist resigns amid plagiarism accusations! Jim Shooter calls his "Avengers" #200 story "a travesty"! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - Comic Sales Climb 19%; IDW Promotes Goldstein

Comics A.M. - Comic Sales Climb 19%; IDW Promotes Goldstein

Direct market jumps 19% in November! IDW Publishing names Greg Goldstein as president! Ron Marz and Darwyn Cooke raising funds for charity! Jeff Lemire talks "Frankenstein"! Plus much more!

Your John Romita Sequence

Your John Romita Sequence

Robot 6's Matt Seneca dives arms first into a sequence by Amazing Spider-man artist John Romita, whose "muscular but glossy, dynamic but smooth" style gave Marvel its visual identity in the 1970s.

Sai-ing for the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Sai-ing for the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Robot 6's Caleb Mozzocco looks at IDW's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles micro-series "Raphael," comparing it to the original "Raphael" from 1985.

Comics A.M. - Charges Dropped Against Susie Cagle in Occupy Arrest

Comics A.M. - Charges Dropped Against Susie Cagle in Occupy Arrest

Oakland police drop charges against cartoonist Susie Cagle! Funding plan approved for expansion of San Diego Convention Center! One comic store closes, another in peril! Female creators and characters at Marvel!

Wolfman, Mandrake Summon DC Comics'

Wolfman, Mandrake Summon DC Comics' "Night Force"

Veteran writer Marv Wolfman and artist Tom Mandrake return to the DC Universe with the March debut of "Night Force," a 7-issue miniseries updating Wolfman and Gene Colan's early-80s creation.

Comics A.M. - More on Digital Pricing; Comics' Colbert Bump

Comics A.M. - More on Digital Pricing; Comics' Colbert Bump

Retailer Brian Hibbs talks digital pricing! Stephen Colbert plugs "Mush! Sled Dogs with Issues"! Sam Humphries on "Sacrifice"! Joe Palooka, Mixed Martial Arts star? Plus much more!

Zubkavich Responds to

Zubkavich Responds to "Skullkickers" Scanlator

Jim Zubkavich, working on a final answer for a Russian scanlator who approached the writer for access to original "Skullkickers" pages to translate and distribute online, shares his thoughts on the matter with ROBOT 6.

Comics A.M. - Angoulême Official Selections; Cartoonist Suspended

Comics A.M. - Angoulême Official Selections; Cartoonist Suspended

Angoulême International Comics Festival announces Official Selections! Columbus Dispatch suspends cartoonist Jeff Stahler! Artwork stolen from AdHouse publisher! Plus much more!

Fraction, Fox Go Inside Bin Laden Raid with

Fraction, Fox Go Inside Bin Laden Raid with "GQ" Comic

Matt Fraction and artist Nathan Fox have created a comic for "GQ" detailing the events of the Navy SEAL raid on Osama bin Laden's compound that ultimately led to the terrorist leader's death. ROBOT 6 has details.

Marvel Comics Schedules Phoenix Teaser Revelation

Marvel Comics Schedules Phoenix Teaser Revelation

Marvel has been teasing fans with images of, and talk about, the Phoenix Force for months, and on Wednesday, the publisher will announce exactly what it's been so coy about. ROBOT 6 has details.

Comics A.M. - Alan Moore Responds to Frank Miller's Occupy Remarks

Comics A.M. - Alan Moore Responds to Frank Miller's Occupy Remarks

Alan Moore reacts to Frank Miller's recent remarks about Occupy movement! A report from Brooklyn Comics and Graphics Festival! Kieron Gillen talks Kickstarter and Indie Go Go! Plus much more!

The Robot 6 Gift Guide, Part 4

The Robot 6 Gift Guide, Part 4

ROBOT 6 wraps up their seasonal gift-giving guide, with gift suggestions from comics creators Christos Gage, Chris Roberson, Joey Weiser and more.

ROBOT 6: Save

ROBOT 6: Save "The Shade"

Tom Bondurant joins the chorus supporting DC's "The Shade," which writer James Robinson said has had low sales. ROBOT 6's Grumpy Old Fan declares, "Save 'The Shade,' and enjoy some great comics while you’re at it."

The Robot 6 Gift Guide, Part 3

The Robot 6 Gift Guide, Part 3

ROBOT 6's 2011 Holiday Gift Guide continues, with comic book pros giving their ideas for that perfect present, with Mike Carey, Kelly Sue DeConnick and more joining the festivities!

The Robot 6 Gift Guide, Part 2

The Robot 6 Gift Guide, Part 2

In the second installment of its 2011 holiday gift guide, ROBOT 6 tapped another group of comics pros for their suggestions, featuring ideas from Jeff Parker, Tim Seeley, Ross Campbell and more.

Comics A.M. - CBLDF Names Deputy Director; Alimagno Leaves Marvel

Comics A.M. - CBLDF Names Deputy Director; Alimagno Leaves Marvel

CBLDF names Alex Cox as deputy director! Talent Coordinator Bon Alimagno exits Marvel! Angouleme International Comics Festival to include Art Spiegelman retrospective! Plus much more!

Nic Cage's

Nic Cage's "Action Comics" #1 Fetches $2.16M

A near-mint copy of "Action Comics" #1 owned by actor Nicolas Cage sold at auction for a record $2.16 million making it the most expensive comic ever sold. ROBOT 6 has details.

Talking Comics with Ryan Stegman

Talking Comics with Ryan Stegman

ROBOT 6's Tim O'Shea spoke with "Scarlet Spider" artist Ryan Stegman about his time in Marvel's Artist's Training Program, merging digital and traditional illustration techniques and more.

The Robot 6 Gift Guide, Part 1

The Robot 6 Gift Guide, Part 1

'Tis the season, and ROBOT 6 is here to help with your 2011 gift giving, featuring suggestions from Jim comic book creators Jim McCann, Matt Kindt, Jim “Zub” Zubkavich and more!

Comics A.M. - $12,000 Spider-Man Comic Found in Attic

Comics A.M. - $12,000 Spider-Man Comic Found in Attic

Man finds $12,000 copy of "Amazing Fantasy" #15 in attic! Looking at 50 years of "Fantastic Four"! Alan Moore on his friendship with Harvey Pekar! Pulitzer Prize winner Mike Keefe accepts buyout! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - DC Comics Named One of America's Hottest Brands

Comics A.M. - DC Comics Named One of America's Hottest Brands

Advertising Age names DC among America's Hottest Brands! "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" now expected to turn a profit on Broadway! Alan Moore on the use of Guy Fawkes masks in protests! Plus much more!

Comics College: Grant Morrison

Comics College: Grant Morrison

Classes resume early following the Thanksgiving break as ROBOT 6's Chris Mautner provides an overview on the career and comics of one of comics' biggest stars, Grant Morrison.

Predicting the Next Wave of the New 52

Predicting the Next Wave of the New 52

ROBOT 6's Tom Bondurant speculates on the future of the DC Comics line, specifically on various concepts that may be due for a New 52 revival.

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