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Why The Black Panther Is Marvel's Answer to Batman

As most comic book fans are aware, the success of an adaptation — be it a live action film, a television series, or a cartoon — can prove to be a game changer for the superhero protagonist and their standing in the comic book universe. 603 more words

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Operation Nemesis: A Story of Genocide and Revenge (2015) Blaylock, Silvia, Krikorian, Dardarian

Operation Nemesis: A Story of Genocide and Revenge (2015)
Josh Blaylock, writer
Hoyt Silva, artist
David H. Krikorian & Thomas S. Dardarian, producers
Greg & Fake Studio, colorists… 779 more words

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Sleepless Knight (J 2015) James Sturm, Andrew Arnold, Alexis-Frederick-Frost

Sleepless Knight (2015) James Sturm, Andrew Arnold, Alexis-Frederick-Frost
First Second
Hardcover, 40 pages
ISBN 9781596436510
$14.99

First Second – a division of Macmillan Publishers – offers “graphic novels for children, adults, and everyone in between.” The word “everyone” certainly includes very young readers, the target audience for Sleepless Knight, a collaboration between James Sturm (co-founder of the Center for Cartoon Studies in White River Junction, Vermont), Andrew Arnold, and Alexis-Frederick-Frost, all of whom have previously worked together on the Adventures in Cartooning series. 231 more words

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Herb Trimpe (1939-2015)

  

Artist Herb Trimpe passed away on Monday at the age of 75. You can read more about Trimpe’s life and his passing but for me, Trimpe will always define how the Hulk should look. 128 more words

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The April Webcomics Show

This month over at The Comics Alternative Podcast, Derek and I discuss three webcomics, two ongoing and one completed.

First you’ll find Henchgirl… 60 more words

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Last Man: The Stranger (2013/2015) – Balak, Michaël Sanlauille, and Bastien Vivès

Last Man: The Stranger (2013/2015) – Balak, Michaël Sanlauille, and Bastien Vivès (First Second)
Trade Paperback, 207 pages
ISBN 9781626720466
$9.99

I recently reviewed this new English translation of a popular French manga title over at… 10 more words

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Graphic Novels Read in March 2015

I’m really excited to have four works translated from other languages in this month’s list and hope we’ll see more not only here on my list of graphic novels read, but more importantly from more publishers. 1,123 more words

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