John McNally and Owen King on WHO CAN SAVE US NOW?

Comics Who Can Save Us Now? King and McNally on Prose Anthology By Zack Smith posted: 2008-07-17 06:36:00 ET Let’s face it – gas prices are through the roof, the economy’s in recession, and we’re still in the middle of a war. Where’s a new superhero when you need one? Authors John McNally and Owen …

Colleen Coover on X-MEN: FIRST CLASS and More

A Colleen Coover Catch Up – All Things Marvel and More By Zack Smith posted: 2008-06-11 16:52:00 ET It’s impossible not to smile when you see Colleen Coover’s art. The Portland-based artist, previously known for her adult-oriented series Small Favors and the more kid-friendly Banana Sunday from Oni, has gained a new and massive fan …

Dark Horse Comics to Reprint GANTZ

LEARNING ABOUT THE GANTZ MANGA COMING FROM DARK HORSE by Zack Smith “Your lives are over. What you do with your new lives is up to me!” Gantz. For years, this has been the manga series that American fans have longed to see reprinted in the U.S. This darkly satirical, action-packed story of recently-deceased souls …

Jon Buller on THE FOG MOUND

JON BULLER ON THE FOG MOUND v3: SIMON’S DREAM by Zack Smith The line between books and graphic novels has grown narrower in the last few years. Novelists have started scripting comics, comic writers have started doing prose novels, novels have been adapted into comics, and comics have been adapted into novels. But one medium …

Dwight MacPherson on KID HOUDINI AND THE SILVER DOLLAR MISFITS

DWIGHT MacPHERSON ON KID HOUDINI AND THE SILVER DOLLAR MISFITS by Zack Smith Dwight L. MacPherson has already taken Edgar Allen Poe on a fantastic journey with Image’s The Surreal Adventures of Edgar Allen Poo, which was recently nominated for an Eagle Award. Now, he’s taking on Harry Houdini with Kid Houdini and the Silver …

Michael Hague on IN THE SMALL

MICHAEL HAGUE ON IN THE SMALL by Zack Smith What if all humans on Earth suddenly shrank to six inches tall? Oh, and everything else – including animals – is still the same size. That’s the apocalyptic question posed by In the Small, a new graphic novel for ages 12 and up coming from Little, …

Grant Morrison on ALL-STAR SUPERMAN (LINK FIXED)

GRANT MORRISON: ALL-STAR SUPERMAN, AND MUCH, MUCH MORE by Zack Smith   Our extended talk with Grant Morrison finally concludes with a look at some of his other DC projects. Morrison’s Eisner-winning work on All-Star Superman with his frequent collaborator Frank Quitely has been hailed as some of the most imaginative and touching Superman stories …