Brigid Alverson

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Comics A.M. - Kodansha Licenses "Attack on Titan: Lost Girls"

Wed, March 23rd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Kodansha Comics to publish "Attack on Titan: Lost Girls" manga. Illustration emerges as iconic cartoon of Brussels attacks. Plus much more!

C2E2: Waid & Fish Take "Archie" Beyond Riverdale's City Limits

Tue, March 22nd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

"Archie" writer Mark Waid and artist Veronica Fish discuss the challenges of reinventing America's oldest teens -- and the lines they didn't cross.

C2E2: Women of Marvel Panel Celebrates over 20 Female-Led Titles

Mon, March 21st, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

The annual panel looked toward building on Marvel's current crop of female characters to create a richer and more varied medium in the future.

Comics A.M. - Japan Plans to Build National Manga Museum

Mon, March 21st, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Japan's "Manga National Museum" will focus on manga, anime and games! Veteran artist Augie Scotto dies at 88. "Sikh Captain America" takes on Trump!

Comics A.M. - Charting the Growth of Chicago's C2E2

Thu, March 17th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

This weekend, it's C2E2! Gene Luen Yang reflects on his tenure on "Superman"! The history of the Garbage Pail Kids! Barack Obama, comics fan!

Comics A.M. - Cartoonist Ted Rall Sues Los Angeles Times

Wed, March 16th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Ted Rall claims defamation, unfair dismissal! Garry Trudeau on a particularly timely "Doonesbury" strip! The history of Wonder Woman's secret identity!

Comics A.M. - Salt Lake Comic Con to Take FanX Events to Asia

Tue, March 15th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Salt Lake Comic Con expands into Asia! French publishers, culture ministry meet about Angouleme! Snyder, Capullo reflect on five years of "Batman"!

Comics A.M. - Suspect Arrested in Attempted "Magic" Card Robbery

Thu, March 10th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

21-year-old charged with aggravated robbery! What's behind the rise of U.S. manga sales? AfterShock hires Mike Zagari! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Man Demands "Magic" Cards in Attempted Robbery

Wed, March 9th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Police seek suspect in attempted store robbery! Marvel's Perlmutter embroiled in bizarre lawsuit! Interview with Peter Bagge! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Houston Tourism Group Sues Con Over "Space City" Name

Tue, March 8th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Another comic convention name dispute! The past, and future, of "Playboy's" cartoons! The history of "MAD's" Alfred E. Neuman! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - SDCC Spells Out Stance on Convention Center Plan

Mon, March 7th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Comic-Con still wants expansion connected to convention center! "Lone Wolf and Cub's" Kazuo Koike is working on new manga! Profile of Jeff Lemire!

Comics A.M. - Manga Sales in North America Gain Momentum

Fri, March 4th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Manga sales rose 13% in first eight months of 2015! World Book Day chief defends kids dressing as Disney or comic characters! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - "Tokyo Ghoul" Bites Into Bookstore Sales Chart

Thu, March 3rd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

"Tokyo Ghoul" leads February bookstore sales! A look at Dark Horse's manga line! Ex-"Charlie Hebdo" cartoonist files libel lawsuit! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - "Bad Batman" Arrested in String of Armed Robberies

Wed, March 2nd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Police in Florida nab alleged "Batman" robber! Paul Levitz's advice for retailers in "era of the graphic novel"! Eiichiro Oda reveals art for "One Piece Gold"!

Comics A.M. - "Comic Con" Trademark Feud Nears An End

Fri, February 26th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Comic-Con International and Salt Lake Comic Con are hammering out a deal! Ronald Wimberly talks "GratNin"! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - Noelle Stevenon's "Nimona" Earns Nebula Nomination

Thu, February 25th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

"Nimona" nominated for Nebula Award! Mark Fiore wins Herblock Award! Some papers pull "Dilbert" Uber strips! Interview with Marcos Martin!

Comics A.M. - French Publishers Call For Changes to Angouleme

Wed, February 24th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Publisher's threaten not to attend 2017 festival! LA Times Book Prizes announce graphic novel nominees! Interviews with Neal Adams and Naoki Urasawa!

Comics A.M. - A Look at Stan Lee's Complicated Legacy

Tue, February 23rd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Reflecting on Stan Lee's career and legacy! Berkeley Breathed shares letters from Opus fan Harper Lee! Al Jaffee on Yiddish in "MAD"! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - "Ms. Marvel" Wins Dwayne McDuffie Diversity in Comics Award

Mon, February 22nd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

"Ms. Marvel" wins Dwayne McDuffie Diversity in Comics Award! How McDuffie inspired one creator! Reflecting on 10 years of First Second Books! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Stan Lee Announces Final Appearance in Canada

Fri, February 19th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Lee's visit to Fan Expo Canada will be his last! Sparkplug Books to close down! Retailers, readers and publishers talk variants! Plus much more!