Articles By Corey Blake
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Sun, March 9th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books
Image Comics publisher Eric Stephenson ruffled a few feathers with his ComicsPRO speech, leading ROBOT 6’s Corey Blake to consider what qualifies as “real.”
Sun, February 23rd, 2014 | Category: Comic Books
ROBOT 6 reexamines the crowdfunding sector of comics, and finds the fledgling Patreon is making inroads even as Kickstarter & Indiegogo have slowed.
Sat, February 8th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books
With the impending debut of Marvel’s new volume of “New Warriors,” ROBOT 6’s Corey Blake reflects on what drew him to the original series.
Sun, January 19th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books
ROBOT 6 runs down their favorite news from the Image Comics event, from the Ed Brubaker/Sean Phillips deal to an avalanche of titles from Nick Spencer.
Sat, January 11th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books
ROBOT 6 crunches the numbers and finds the comic book sector of crowd-funding sites Kickstarter & Indiegogo may be nearly 2% the size of the direct market.
Wed, January 1st, 2014 | Category: Comic Books
Humanoid will release a new English-language edition of Jean-Claude Forest's racy sci-fi classic adapted by "Captain Marvel" writer Kelly Sue DeConnick.
Tue, December 31st, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
ROBOT 6 kicks off its fifth anniversary with official news from Humanoids of the long-awaited English-language editions of "After the Incal" and "Final Incal."
Sat, December 21st, 2013 | Category: TV/Film
With the news of Joseph Gordon-Levitt producing a “Sandman” movie, ROBOT 6’s Corey Blake wonders whether an adaptation of the landmark comic is a good idea.
Wed, December 11th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
With a newly colored reprint on the way, ROBOT 6's Corey Blake delves into the historical context for "Miracleman" #1's original printing.
Sat, December 7th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
ROBOT 6's Corey Blake reflects on the impact of indie publisher PictureBox, which will close at the end of the year.
Sat, November 30th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
ROBOT 6's Corey Blake takes the long holiday weekend to reflect on six things in comics he's thankful for this year.
Thu, October 31st, 2013 | Category: Digital Comics
Comics are truly entering the mainstream, as evidenced by the popularity of the Bitstrips Facebook app.
Sat, October 19th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
ROBOT 6's Corey Blake praises the move by Valiant Comics to bring Christopher Priest and M.D. Bright back to the characters they created, "Quantom & Woody."
Sun, September 1st, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
ROBOT 6's Corey Blake takes a look at a quarter-century's worth of Eisner Awards, sharing 25 fun facts about the comic book industry's version of the Oscars.
Sun, August 25th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Jumping off of recent comments from creators like Mark Millar and John Romita Jr., ROBOT 6's Corey Blake looks at violence, particularly sexual violence, in recent comic books.
Sat, August 17th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
ROBOT 6's Corey Blake considers recent statements made by mainstream comic book creators, and how their mentality and philosophy reflects on the present state of the comic book industry and its target audience.
Mon, August 12th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Congressman John Lewis and his collaborators, co-writer Andrew Aydin and artist Nate Powell, held a panel to unveil his firsthand account of the civil rights movement as told in their graphic novel "March: Book One."
Fri, August 9th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
"Goliath" and "You're All Just Jealous of My Jetpack" cartoonist Tom Gauld teased a his third book to be published by Drawn and Quarterly, while discussing process and influences during his SDCC spotlight panel.
Thu, August 1st, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
An enigma and a gentle giant, Fantagraphics co-publisher Kim Thompson was remembered in San Diego by Gary Groth, Eric Reynolds, Los Bros. Hernandez, and Dark Horse's Diana Shutz.
Sat, July 27th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
ROBOT 6's Corey Blake picks 6 Comic-Con International in San Diego announcements he found surprising, including a "Fight Club" sequel, Firestar joining the "Amazing X-Men" and new "Little Nemo in Slumberland" stories.