Articles By Brigid Alverson
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Mon, March 4th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Former Disney animator Tom Bancroft turns to Kickstarter to publish his comic, "Opposing Forces." Plus, we look at drives for indy manga, more "Hatter M" and a faux newspaper spy serial set in the Swinging Sixties.
Mon, February 18th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Former X-Men inker Art Thibert brings his "Chrono Mechanics" comics to a new audience, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles artist Jim Lawson pitches his original graphic novel, and there's even something for Steve Ditko fans.
Wed, February 6th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Was the flying saucer that crashed at Roswell really transporting three kids from the future? Also: A comics anthology that includes one of Spain Rodriguez' last comics.
Mon, January 21st, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
THE KICKSTAND talks with Erica Helfin and Amanda Rachels about "Flesh of White," a horror story focusing on the dangers faced by an albino child born in Africa. Plus, ana nimal rights superhero and Li'l Lincoln.
Mon, January 7th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Can a creator successfully fund a comic by letting readers pay what they want? Ryan Estrada has raised $12,000 for his digital comics anthology by doing just that. Plus: Pinocchio like you've never seen him before.
Mon, December 17th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
Following an aneurism that left his memory virtually shattered save for information relating to comic book history, Siike Donnelly launched a Kickstarter campaign for "Solestar," a comic about a hero with a day to live.
Mon, December 10th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
Why would you do a Kickstarter for a book that's already under contract? Dara Naraghi explain why he took to the crowdsourcing fundraiser site for "Persia Blues," a graphic novel set to be published by NBM in 2013.
Mon, November 19th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
Time travel, punk rock and a deal with the devil pop up in this week's Kickstarter projects, but is the real devil in the details? Brigid sorts through the best of the crowdfunding site's comics projects.
Mon, November 5th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
Cartoonist Alexis Fajardo talks about moving his "Kid Beowulf" graphic novel series to Kickstarter after his publisher folded, Chuck Dixon and Graham Nolan team up to do "Joe Frankenstein" and more!
Wed, October 31st, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
Manga sales may be down, but there were plenty of manga fans at New York Comic Con, and publishers announced some interesting new initiatives including day-and-date releases with Japan.
Fri, October 26th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
Yoshitaka Amano, character designer for "Final Fantasy" and illustrator for "Vampire Hunter D," hit New York Comic Con to talk about fantasy, reality and his new novel "Deva Zan."
Wed, October 24th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
"Judge Dredd" fans were treated to the full range of 2000 AD titles at NYCC's "Judge Dredd" panel, plus news of a new Dredd miniseries from IDW and the return of John Wagner to the series.
Mon, October 22nd, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
This week, Brigid interviews a Josh Elder about his "Mail Order Ninja" Kickstarter and takes a look at a project on IndieGoGo alongside her regular picks of the most interesting projects on Kickstarter.
Thu, October 18th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
Archie Comics NYCC panel was filled with discussion of current and future projects, including the eventual return of Katy Keene and the possibility of a digital re-release of "The Punisher Meets Archie."
Fri, October 12th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
Comics sales are up, graphic novel sales are down and ICv2's Milton Griepp explained why, digging into the specifics during his White Paper at the ICv2 Conference preceding New York Comic Con.
Mon, October 8th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
A campaign to get comics into comics shops, an indy-comics anthology, all-ages monsters and Owney the Postal Dog all figure in this week's roundup of the most interesting Kickstarter projects.
Mon, September 24th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
Kickstarter makes creators spell out the risks of betting on their project, Doug TenNapel wants to publish his sketchbooks and Lea Hernandez is back with another try at "The Garlicks."
Mon, September 10th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
A fighting princess, a vengeful shaman, and a thief with a flaming tie all share the spotlight in this week's selection of the most interesting projects on Kickstarter.
Tue, August 28th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
Comics about Special Ops soldiers in Afghanistan, a hard-boiled teddy bear, and a Korean food cooking how-to all make it into this week's KICKSTAND countdown.
Mon, August 13th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
A local-comics Kickstarter, an a la carte campaign that allows you to design your own rewards, plus Jamal Igle, public radio, and the return of the Flaming Carrot!