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Tim reflects on the CBR Top 100 Comics for 2012 and looks back at the Best of the Best since 2008 to find out what has emerged from the CBR hivemind and what's still worth talking about.
CBR staffers Steve Sunu and Kevin Melrose count down the top 15 covers of 2012 with showings from Dave Johnson, Jock, Rafael Grampa, Paolo Rivera and more of the industry's top cover artists.
Tim begins his countdown to the Best Comics of 2012 by looking at the ten that almost made the Top Ten, including works by Brandon Graham, Jason Aaron and Charles Forsman.
"Scalped" writer Jason Aaron visited the CBR Tiki Room at New York Comic Con to discuss "Thor: God of Thunder," more creator-owned books, his latest tattoos and his Hollywood plans.
To mark the end of acclaimed crime saga "Scalped" we asked Brian K. Vaughan to discuss the series with creator Jason Aaron, tackling character growth and creative partnerships to future projects and bald Vertigo writers.
Andy Liegl gives "Scalped" #60 5 stars saying the final issue by Jason Aaron and R.M. Guera tells "an un-confusingly layered story and total dedication from its creators are not lost elements in the modern market place."
This week, Spider-Man gets a heartbreaking 50th anniversary cover, The Flash gets all yin and yang, Lobster Johnson gets up close and personal, a dolphin gets help and Dashiell Bad Horse gets going.
"Scalped" creator Jason Aaron took to his blog to offer thoughts on the conclusion of his long-running Vertigo crime drama, thank his readers and tease more creator-owned work for the future.
Italian artist Sergio Toppi passes away at age 79. Stan Lee, Brian Michael Bendis and others talk Spider-Man at 50! Jason Aaron on the end of "Scalped"! Naoki Urasawa talks early work and digital! Plus more!
DC Comics has released their full solicitations text and images for product being released in September, 2012, including all of the publisher's Zero Issues, the latest from Before Watchmen, "American Vampire" and more.
DC Comics has released their full solicitations text and images for product being released in June, 2012, including the first installments of the Before Watchmen titles, the final issue of "Scalped," and more.
Ryan K. Lindsay gives "Scalped" #56 4.5 stars saying the book by Jason Aaron and R.M. Guera is "a true miracle arranged each and every month."
Jason Aaron writes his final installment of WHERE THE HELL AM I as he looks towards a year full of finales and new beginnings.
Tim counts down his list of Top 10 Comics of 2011, highlighting great books from the past year like "Deadpool MAX,"" Casanova," "Xombi" and seven others.
Jason Aaron spoke with CBR TV at NYCC about his and artist R.M. Guera's upcoming "Scalped" finale, his recent trip to a Spanish comic book festival, the similarities between comics and football fans and more.
With Jason Aaron and R.M. Guera's "Scalped" halfway through its final year, Ryan K. Lindsay gives issue #53 4.5 stars, saying the creators are "bringing this violent crescendo to a majestic peak."
Vertigo hosted a star-studded panel at New York Comic Con to discuss its plans for the coming year as well as announcing day-and-date digital releases as new jumping on points appear.
Jason Aaron knows exactly Where the Hell he is as the writer discusses his recent trip to Avilés to attend a one-of-a-kind comics festival, drink and eat with fans and chat with Alan Moore's wife, Melinda Gebbie.
In a very special WHEN WORDS COLLIDE, Tim answers reader questions about Kubrick and Kirby, Casanova and "Butcher Baker," "Hellblazer" and How these Columns Come to Be.
CBR's Ryan K. Lindsay gave "Scalped" #51 a rare five-star review, saying of Aaron & Guerra's work on the issue, "For a comic that has built its reputation on being hard, this issue stirs in a few extra shovels of concrete."
Writer Jason Aaron and artist R.M. Guera's crime saga, "Scalped," comes to a conclusion with issue #60. To prepare for the finale, we had an in-depth conversation with Aaron about issues #1-50
Jason interviews another subject in the form of "Uncanny X-Force" writer Rick Remender to grill him about writing for video games like "Bulletstorm" and how it informs his comics work.
As we close in on the halfway point for 2011, Tim looks back on the best comics of the year (so far), and identifies ten that stand out, including "iZombie," "Nonplayer," "Superboy," and "Scalped."
This week, Jason Aaron fills readers in on a secret that should be obvious to all aspiring comics creators, yet manages to slip by some of them nonetheless in their quest to become pros.
This week, Jason Aaron gives a crash course in the wheres and whens a writer should practice their chosen profession. The short answer: write anywhere and everywhere, all the time.
Jason Aaron discusses fan and pro reaction to his CBR column "Where The Hell Am I," the amplified expectations for his first major event in "X-Men: Schism" and the longterm effects the story will have on the X-Universe.
Jason Aaron returns with words of wisdom for writers young and old, advise that can be distilled into one simple statement: Don't be afraid to be from somewhere. Plus, a portrait of a (beardless) young writer!
Saturday at Wondercon, Jason Aaron discussed his Vertigo ongoing "Scalped," including which character is his mom's favorite, how long the series will last, a potential TV show and much more.
Marvel EIC Axel Alonso shined the spotlight on creator and CBR columnist Jason Aaron Friday at Wondercon as the pair talked about breaking in to comics and Aaron's body of work while answering questions from fans.
Jason dives into the mailbag this week to answer a question regarding storytelling decisions and how a writer can best craft a tale to the strengths of the artist or artists thay're working with on the project.
This week, Jason puts into words the difficulties that can pop up and derail a day's worth of writing, from distractions that knock you off course to not saving the perfect idea you have right before bed and more.
Jason Aaron shares a few words on the importance of location, location, location, explaining how becoming a part of your local comic book community can help aspiring and professional creators in their careers.
After a recent rereading of Ray Bradbury's "Fahrenheit 451," Tim ponders what it all means in this fast-paced world of the 21st century, and why it conjures up thoughts on "Scalped" and "Deadpool MAX."
This week, Jason looks at his comic book collection, decides that this is the best era for quality comics in the history of the medium, offers his favorite series being published today and asks for your picks.
This week, Jason Aaron explains why he's perfectly happy to be writing "Wolverine" alongside "Scalped" and why he feels corporate vs. creator owned comics is the wrong battle to choose in today's comics industry.
Jason tackles a less controversial topic this week, turning to the WHERE THE HELL AM I? mailbag to answer a reader question with tips on self-management for aspiring writers, especially those who are full-time parents.
This week, Jason Aaron dips into the mailbag and answers the age old question: What the hell does a comic book editor do? The answer is, quite a lot, actually, from maintaining continuity to shaping stories and more.
Jason looks at Marvel and DC's current pricing strategies and weighs the pros and cons of both approaches, explains the motivation behind the "Wolverine" back-up stories and the difficulty in writing a 20 page comic.
Last summer, Jason Aaron spent time with CBR TV at CCI to discuss his then-new Marvel Comics exclusivity, the beginning of his run on "PunisherMax," his acclaimed creator-owned series "Scalped" and more.
This week, Jason Aaron discusses living in the world of being a freelance comic book creator, offers advice on how to navigate the business aspect of your career choice and offers a glimpse at his personal headquarters.