Welcome to a comic as weird and wild as Texas! Over the next few weeks I’m going to be spending some time introducing ya’ll to the creative team behind the Halloween Man “Bat City Special.” First up, it is Mr. Dan Price!
I first became aware of I am Hexed through Instagram and I was quickly put under the spell of it’s wonderful artwork and smart writing. I became a donor to their successful Kickstarter campaign, but I felt the need to learn more about this political fantasy about the struggles of modern witches in America. Thankfully the series’ writer Kirsten Thompson was kind enough to answer a few questions.
In recent years, it has become common place for comic book companies to revive popular and nostalgic brands from our childhood that we know and love. But the trick of resurrecting a cult classic from the grave isn’t always an easy one. If done wrong, it becomes a souless beast sucking the life out of a treasured memory. However, thanks to IDW we know just who to call to combat crappy comics. Say it with me out loud, readers! “GHOSTBUSTERS!”
austin nerd cave showcase 2017 Annual art & music event inspired by comics, gaming, pop culture Austin, TX, – Join us Saturday, May 13th at The Sidewinder for the return of the Austin Nerd Cave Showcase. The event runs from 1pm – 7pm, and features artists working in... Read more
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Love or hate it, the Paul Feig directed Ghostbusters remake put the franchise back in the public eye in a big way. Well, here’s news I think most fans can get behind! Through the magic of IDW’s wonderful Ghostbusters comic series, the original ‘busters gets to team-up with ladies from the recent film!
We talk to marketing for Humanoids comics’ Jo Witherington on #SHOWUSYOURCLOCK, the social media campaign behind CLOCKWERX, and the challenges of publishing comics today. Listen to this episode here: Be sure and join us over on Facebook to chime in. Want to join the discussion and chat with... Read more
Humanoids this week announced its #SHOWUSYOURCLOCK contest/promotion (running til 9/30) seeking submissions of cool mech designs, the winner to receive an autographed copy of the new CLOCKWERX paperback. The publisher writes: Ever feel like you were born in the wrong epoch? Do cogs and gears tickle your fancy? Do you... Read more
Hey gang! This week we talk to comic book artist GREG SCOTT, whose cinema-inspired, gritty art will be adorning Season 2 of THE BLACK HOOD from Dark Circle/Archie Comics. Scott talks about his movie habit, LA Noir, and the strangeness of urban life. Listen to this episode here: ... Read more
As we’ve discussed before, Slashermania is an original horror graphic novel and it’s kickstarting RIGHT NOW! Our second favorite bald maniac, Russell Hillman is trying to bring his sinister dream to life! You can get in on the ground floor of the next great horror legend! Give today! Give... Read more