Brigid Alverson

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Comics A.M. - Lethem To Guest-Edit "Best American Comics"

Thu, August 6th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Jonathan Lethem guest-edits 2015 edition! Making a case for Ted Rall! Tom Tomorrow Kickstarter raises more than $300,000! Comics as investment!

Comics A.M. - Kodansha Launches "Magazine Pocket" Manga App

Tue, August 4th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Free app includes exclusive spinoffs of "Fairy Tail" and "Ace of Diamond"! LINE Webtoon and Cold Stone Creamery partner for pop-up shop! Plus more!

Boston Comic Con: Palmiotti & Conner Relax with a Few Hundred Fans

Mon, August 3rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

The husband-and-wife team responsible for "Harley Quinn" and "Starfire" held a chatty, informal panel talking comics, writing and inspiration.

Comics A.M. - Ted Rall Claims He's "Vindicated" By Enhanced LAPD Tape

Mon, August 3rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ted Rall fires back in dispute with LA Times and LAPD! Stan Lee gets philosophical! "Grayson's" Tom King on moving from CIA to comics! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - "Shonen Jump" To Publish "Boruto" Manga One-Shot

Fri, July 31st, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Masashi Kishimoto teams with Kenji Taira for "Boruto: Naruto the Movie" manga tie-in! This weekend, it's Boston Comic Con! A look back at Dell's pioneering "Lobo"!

Comics A.M. - Cartoonist Ted Rall Calls Out LA Times Over Firing

Thu, July 30th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ted Rall fires back at Los Angeles Times! Someone stole the camera of the web series "Comic Trips"! In Cleveland, it's the summer of Superman! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - "Please Let Me Rest Now," Says "Naruto" Creator

Wed, July 29th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Masashi Kishimoto isn't getting the break he expected after "Naruto"! The return of Pepe the Frog! A look at the Japanese spirits of Image's "Wayward"! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - "Attack on Titan" Tops 2.5 Million Copies In English

Tue, July 28th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Hajime Isayama’s manga does big numbers in North America! Longtime Washington Times cartoonist Bill Garner passes away. Another look at this year's Eisners!

SDCC: Trans Characters, Comics and the Importance of Inclusion

Mon, July 27th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Caitlyn Jenner may have captured the attention of the popular media, but the creators of transgender characters have many more stories to tell.

Comics A.M. - Despite Ban, "Death Note" Is Still Big In China

Mon, July 27th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Chinese "Death Note" fans search for ways to skirt the rules! Female creators score big with crowdfunding! Ken Levin talks 1First Comics! Plus more!

Dean Haspiel And Gregory Benton On Hang Dai And Seth Kushner

Sat, July 25th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Cartoonists Dean Haspiel and Gregory Benton talk with ROBOT 6 about their plans for Hang Dai Editions, and the loss of Seth Kushner.

Comics A.M. - "Berserk" Manga has 35 Million Copies In Print

Fri, July 24th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Creator Kentaro Miura returns to "Berserk"! A look at crime and comic books! Bill Willingham discusses the end of "Fables"! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - "One Piece" Is Nowhere Close To Ending

Thu, July 23rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Eiichiro Oda's hit manga is "maybe" 70 percent complete! "Charlie Hebdo" owners decide to reinvest profits! A look back at Harvey Kurtzman’s "Trump"!

SDCC: Raina Telgemeier Brings a "Smile" to Fans' Faces

Wed, July 22nd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

The cartoonist wowed her fans, starting with a dramatic reading from "Sisters," and finishing with word about her new book, "Ghosts."

Mike Baron Talks "Airwolf," "Nexus" and "Badger's" Return

Wed, July 22nd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Film

The veteran writer spoke with ROBOT 6 about his current and upcoming comics gigs, and he threw in some advice about writing comics as well.

SDCC: Eric Stephenson Talks Image Comics, Creator-Owned & Creative Inspirations

Wed, July 22nd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Image Comics publisher Eric Stephenson talks about the early days of the company, the comics he's written, and why he's so passionate about creator-owned.

Comics A.M. - DC Sues Over Superman-Inspired T-Shirt Design

Wed, July 22nd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

DC accuses clothing company of trademark infringement! How retailers feel about their business and the industry! An interview with Ales Kot! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Archie Artist Tom Moore Passes Away

Tue, July 21st, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Comics vet Tom Moore passes away at age 86, Jim Lee and Dan DiDio talk variant covers, and more!

Comics A.M.: Alan Kupperberg Passes Away, Staples Talks "Archie" Redesigns

Mon, July 20th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Comics writer/artist Alan Kupperberg passed away at the age of 62. "Barefoot Gen" Chinese translation seeks publisher. Plus, more!

Thief Returns $1400 in Comics After Surveillance Video Airs on Local News

Mon, July 20th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Seven "Civil War" variant cover issues stolen from JC’s Comics ‘N’ More in Toledo, OH were returned following a news story about the crime.