Fridays…with Greg Hatcher
Here’s the good news. Comics companies are finally getting around to putting together reprint collections of material we’ve been agitating for them to do for years. Continue Reading »
I don’t know if this happens to you, but I get this ALL THE TIME during the holiday season.
I teach comics and cartooning, which means that most of the people I encounter in the workplace are aware that I’m pretty geek-literate in all sorts of quirky areas, and I get questions all the time. But never more than this time of year. Continue Reading »
I am rude about a lot of the new books DC’s been putting out lately. I’ll own it. But it doesn’t mean I don’t want to like them. I bought two new trade collections from DC this week, in fact, and one of them I liked a lot. The other one struck me as one-stop shopping for everything I really don’t care for about the New 52. Continue Reading »
Normally I am a reasonable, easygoing person. Today, though, not so much. Continue Reading »
This is one of those weird little fan milestones that I not only never expected to actually reach, but I honestly thought it was impossible. Continue Reading »
Once again, my town is gripped with panic at the thought of experiencing… Weather. Continue Reading »
A little of this, a little of that… comics and TV and books, all with a spooky angle, none of which was big enough to warrant its own piece. Continue Reading »
I’m sorry to report that Lou Scheimer, co-founder and president of Filmation Studios, has passed away. He was 84. Continue Reading »
It’s not quite the big deal it was when I was a kid, but we still get jazzed in our household for the fall television premieres. Continue Reading »
Or, as I think of her, the artist who drew MY Aquaman.
I never quite get caught up with the books around here.
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Regular readers will recall that I teach writing and cartooning classes in local schools as part of an after-school arts program. The last couple of years, I’ve also taught summer school classes in the subject, and that’s been a whole different animal. Continue Reading »
Not strictly comics this week, but comics-adjacent. Continue Reading »
A couple of news items came to my attention this week that might seem unrelated but there is a common thread that ties them together. Continue Reading »