Brigid Alverson

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Articles By Brigid Alverson

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Comics A.M. - Comiket Stretching Limits of Tokyo Big Sight

Thu, December 19th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Japan's twice-yearly event is outgrowing massive convention center! Cartoonist recounts being sexually harassed on panel. Interviews with Paul Pope and Jeff Smith!

Comics A.M. - Details Emerge About "Kuroko's Basketball" Threats Suspect

Wed, December 18th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Suspect allegedly carried 20 threat letters when he was arrested! More on graphic novels vs. serialized comics! Interviews with Paul Pope and Jeff Parker! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Direct Market Sales Grew 9.33% in November

Tue, December 17th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Combined comic and graphic novel sales up 9.33% over November 2012! Interviews with Art Spiegelman, Amand Conner and Jimmy Palmiotti, and Gail Simone! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Former Archie Comics Artist Janice Valleau Dies

Mon, December 16th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Toni Gayle artist Janice Valleau dies at age 90. Indian cartoonist accuses Twitter of removing two political cartoons! James Sturm! Gilbert Hernandez! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Webcomics And Proper Credit In The Viral Age

Fri, December 13th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

The downside of webcomics going viral! Comix Experience owner Brian Hibbs expands with second store! "Krazy Kat" and race! Darick Robertson! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Why "One Piece" Is World's Most Popular Manga

Thu, December 12th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

A look at the worldwide popularity of "Once Piece"! Which conventions make the most money for creators? Serialized comics vs. original graphic novels! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - Rutu Modan & Yirmi Pinkus Launch Noah's Library

Wed, December 11th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Rutu Modan and Yirmi Pinkus found publishing house for children's graphic novels! Interviews with Jaime Hernandez and Scott Snyder! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - What the Growth of Tablets Means For Comics

Tue, December 10th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Tablets, comiXology and the digital comics boom! Shigeru Mizuki, the world's oldest working comic artist? Ellis launches Orbital Operations! Remender talks "Deadly Class"!

Comics A.M. - "Walking Dead" Reclaims Top Spot in Bookstores

Mon, December 9th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

"The Walking Dead" claims five places on November's BookScan chart! Ten gifts not to buy a comics fan! Interviews with John Romita Jr. and Sholly Fisch!

Comics A.M. - Rare Comic Goes On Display At Ohio Store

Fri, December 6th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Shop to showcase first comic book to contain a single full-length story! Interviews with Bill Watterson, Mark Millar and John Porcellino! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - "The Dandy" Artist Charles Grigg Passes Away

Thu, December 5th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Longtime Korky the Cat artist dies at age 97. ComicsPRO announces annual meeting! Interviews with Art Spiegelman, Ed Piskor and Tim Gibson! Plus more!

Elder on "Scribblenauts Unmasked: A Crisis of Imagination"

Wed, December 4th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Writer Josh Elder brings Max, Lilly, and the DCU together in a new digital-first series based on the video game "Scribblenauts Unmasked."

Comics A.M. - "Asterix" Family Feud Continues With Uderzo Lawsuit

Wed, December 4th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Albert Uderzo accuses daughter of "psychological violence"! Archie's Nancy Silberkleit responds to employees' lawsuit! "Gundam" creator slams "Attack on Titan"!

Comics A.M. - A Closer Look At The End of PictureBox

Tue, December 3rd, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

The definitive obituary for indie publisher PictureBox! Yen Press shuttering digital magazine "Yen Plus"! Comics fan selling collection to benefit victims of Typhoon Haiyan!

Comics A.M. - "Attack on Titan" Closes in on "One Piece" in Japan

Mon, December 2nd, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

"Attack on Titan" sells 15.9 million copies in 12 months! Maggie Thompson's rare comics fetch $835,384! A look at "The Sanman: Overture" marketing! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - WonderCon Wants "to Get Back to the Bay Area"

Wed, November 27th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

WonderCon holds out hope for San Francisco return! A look at Archie Unlimited! Best-of-the-year lists trickle in! Interviews with Ivan Reis and Max Brooks! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Hayao Miyazaki's Samurai Manga May Take A While

Tue, November 26th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Miyazaki's manga to be serialized in "Model Graphix," eventually! Archie vet Stan Goldberg and his wife injured in car crash. This weekend, it's Genghis Con! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Apple Rejected 59 Comics For In-App Sale This Year

Mon, November 25th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

The effects of Apple's mature-content policy! Interviews with Joe Sacco and "Gasoline Alley's" Jim Scancarelli! Stockton-Con grows in second year! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - Al Plastino Seeks Judge's Help With Return of Art

Fri, November 22nd, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Plastino asks court to order Heritage Auctions to reveal seller's name! Tokyo police have another lead in "Kuroko’s Basketball" threats case! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Maggie Thompson Puts Rare Comics Up For Auction

Thu, November 21st, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

"Comic Buyer's Guide's" Maggie Thompson sells part of her collection! A look at industry's "boys club" atmosphere! Tobin, Coover talk "Bandette"!