Webcomics: Dorothy Gambrell on CAT AND GIRL

Welcome to the conclusion of this round of Newsarama’s Wide World of Webcomics, the series where we interview the creators behind the coolest strips online. Today, we’ve got a special talk with one of the longest-running creators online, who’s responsible for one of the weirdest and funniest strips out there. Read the full interview with […]

Webcomics: Jim Anderson on ELLIE ON PLANET X

Welcome back to Newsarama’s Wide World of Webcomics, our continuing look at the best comics on the web. Today, we take a journey into the depths of outer space for one of the cutest comics for all ages to launch in the past year. Read the full interview with creator Jim Anderson here!

Webcomics: Anthony Clark on NEDROID

You might know Anthony “Nedroid” Clark (www.nedroid.com) for his colors on Dr. McNinja or the hilarious comics on TV’s Lost he posted on Twitpic during its final scenes, which are archived starting here. But for many fans, he’s best known for Nedroid, his comic about the strange adventures of the incredibly self-centered bluebird Reginald and […]

Dustin Harbin on DHARBIN

In the last year, Dustin Harbin has earned acclaim for hand-lettering every issue of the reissue of Matt Fraction’s creator-owned series Casanova, which he’ll continue into the new series. But he’s also been doing a variety of hilarious and insightful comic of his own, chronicled on his daily site http://www.dharbin.com. Harbin was previously known among […]

Kagan McLeod on INFINITE KUNG FU

Can’t get enough kung fu action? This July, Top Shelf won’t just bring you kung fu…it’ll bring you Infinite Kung Fu. The fan-favorite indy series by writer-artist Kagan McLeod is collected and completed in a 464-page volume where the honorable Lei Kung must wander a post-apocalyptic Earth battling the ruthless forces of zombies, with friends […]

HELLO, DOLLY! Review

North Carolina Theatre’s production of Hello, Dolly! is one of the big “show must go on” stories of this past season. With mere days until the opening, much-hyped star Cybill Shepherd was sidelined with an injury, necessitating a last-minute replacement by Broadway veteran Jacquelyn Piro Donovan. Thankfully, Donovan ably fills the role of Dolly Gallagher […]

THOR Review

Reprinted from yon Independent Weekly Yon director Kenneth Branagh doth keep focus on characters in this adaptation of Marvel Comics’ long-running series of the God of Thunder, though its overstuff’d plot doth keep it from sitting alongside the likes of Iron Man and The Dark Knight in superhero film Valhalla. Chris Hemsworth of Star Trek […]

Review of Takashi Miike’s 13 ASSASSINS

Reprinted from the Independent Weekly Gonzo Asian director Takashi Miike (Audition, Ichi the Killer) tones it down (somewhat) with this Kurosawa-esque tale of a group of samurai led by Koji Yakusho’s Shinzaemon plotting the death of the Shogun’s psychotic half-brother (Goro Ingaki). Gorgeous Japanese scenery and thoughtful, often witty dialogue dominate the first half as […]