Brigid Alverson

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Comics A.M. - How to Enjoy Comic-Con Without a Badge

Wed, July 20th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

There's plenty to do in San Diego! Nice, France, cartoonist refuses to draw any more tragedies! Sarah Horrocks on how she started making comics!

Comics A.M. - San Diego Police Prepare For "Safe and Successful" Comic-Con

Mon, July 18th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

A look at security surrounding Comic-Con! Iranian cartoonist Atena Farghadani talks following prison release! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - Sonny Liew Wins Singapore Literature Prize

Fri, July 15th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

"The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye" is first GN to win Singapore Literature Prize for English Fiction! Atwood talks "Angel Catbird"! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - It's Official: "Bleach" Manga Will End Within 10 Weeks

Thu, July 14th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Tite Kubo's fantasy adventure is drawing to a close! Dan Jurgens talks "Action Comics"! Chuck Dixon adapts "Clinton Cash"! Plus more!

Comics AM: Comic Sales Surpass $1 Billion; Original "Smurfs" Colorist Passes Away

Wed, July 13th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Across the Direct Market and digital storefronts, comics continue to thrive; Peyo's collaborator Nine Culliford passes away; and more.

Comics A.M. - Digital Comics Sales Drop for the First Time; NYCC Expands by 3 Days

Tue, July 12th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books, Digital Comics

Digital comic sales dipped by 10% in 2015, New York Comic Con events will kick off on Oct. 3, and more!

Comics A.M. - Artist Genevieve Castree Passes Away

Mon, July 11th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

The creator of "Susceptible" was just 35. Hope Larson discusses her new kids' graphic novel "Compass South." Plus more!

"Death Note" 101: Why the Hit Manga Endures (and Why You Should Read It)

Sun, July 10th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

As the U.S. film adaptation goes into production, CBR digs into the appeal of tightly wound psychological -- and supernatural -- thriller.

Comics A.M. - Sacramento Store Pushes to Rebuild After Fire

Fri, July 8th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Crowdfunding campaign launches to help Big Brother Comics! "Killing Joke" leads June bookstore sales! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - 17,000-Item Superman Collection Donated For Cleveland Exhibit

Thu, July 7th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Permanent exhibit to honor Siegel and Shuster! Publisher denies that "One Piece" is moving to monthly schedule! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - New Death Threats at "Charlie Hebdo"; Comic-Con Talks Comics Importance

Wed, July 6th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Plus, what might lead to Comic-Con leaving San Diego? And why should artists never create spec pages for publishers for free?

Yen Press to Publish "Erased" Manga, "Attack on Titan" Choose-Your-Own-Adventure Book

Tue, July 5th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Anime Expo 2016 held a number of major announcements, and we've gathered the biggest right here.

"Dragon Ball Super," Other Manga Licenses Announced at Anime Expo

Sat, July 2nd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

"Dragon Ball Super," a "Revolutionary Girl Utena" box set and a new series from the creators of "Deadman Wonderland" lead the manga announcements.

Comics A.M. - WizKids Loses "HeroClix" Shipment in Train Crash

Fri, July 1st, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

"Marvel HeroClix: The Superior Foes of Spider-Man" pre-release events canceled! A look at self-published comics! Rich Tommaso talks "She Wolf"!

Comics A.M. - Conan O'Brien, "Agents of SHIELD" & More Wrap SDCC Trolleys

Wed, June 29th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Learn how San Diego's trolleys undergo their cosplay transformations! Plus, an interview with DC's "Flintstones" comic creators, and more!

Comics A.M.: Del Rey Manga Titles Return - on iTunes

Tue, June 28th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books, Digital Comics

Four older manga series are making a comeback in digital form, comic pro reactions to Brexit continue, and more.

Comics A.M. - Unpublished Joe Kubert Cover Sells at Auction

Mon, June 27th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Joe Kubert's "Battle Classics" #3 art fetches $8,360! Why publishers keep returning to Comic-Con! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - Brabner Gathering Cartoonists For GOP Convention

Fri, June 24th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Joyce Brabner launches a "comixcast" crowdfunding campaign! Nate Powell talks John Lewis! Sarah Kuhn reflects on the X-Men's Jubilee! Plus more!

Comics A.M. -- Free WiFi Comes to San Diego for Comic-Con

Thu, June 23rd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Downtown San Diego to offer free WiFi during Comic-Con! "One-Punch Man's" Yusuke Murata announces next project! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - ComiXology Adds New Titles to Unlimited Service

Tue, June 21st, 2016 | Category: Comic Books, Digital Comics

The "all you can eat" digital comics service expands; Svetlana Chmakova's "Awkward" wins the second Dwayne McDuffie Award; and more!