Bento Bako Bonus: Wandering Son volume 3

Title: Wandering Son Author: Shimura Takako Publisher: Fantagraphics Volume: Volume 3, $19.99 (HC) Vintage: 2005 by Enterbrain, May 2012 by Fantagraphics Genre: Drama, slice-of-life, LGBT issues [Volume 2 review.] Everyone̵...
by Kristin
 

 
 
 

Ink Stains 7: Rick McCollum

There were few minds as feverish or pens as prolific as Rick McCollum.  You will see why this artist and writer can arguably be given the mantle of the Kirby of the fanzine world! New Wave Heroes 1-3, Superhero Terror 1-7, Omn...
by kenmeyerjr
 

 
 
 

Bento Bako Lite: December 2010 Previews

Well, the year is almost over! This is the last Diamond Previews catalog of the year: December 2010 Previews. Once again I have combed the pages to find the best and most interesting manga (and related) items inside, doing the ...
by Kristin
 

 

 
 

Bento Bako Bonus: March 2012 Previews Manga Highlights

Greetings, manga fans! It’s March! I think. Is it still March? The last couple of days have been a total blur. The Reapers are hitting hard, and not just on Earth. Every species in the galaxy is struggling against this im...
by Kristin
 

 
 

FFGtGR: Prince Valiant, Classics Illustrated and The Rescuers!

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays, No.111 : Classics Back In Action! Hello surfers of the inter-webs, and welcome back to another week here at your all-ages goodness column, From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays! This week we hav...
by Drew
 

 
 

Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 06/15/16

Amazing Spider-Man #14 (Marvel) Infinite Speech: So Regent is Nimrod & Super Adaptoid rolled into one. Not a bad combo in one of the better issues in this series. Assassin’s Creed #9 (Titan) Infinite Speech: Can’...
by Arnab
 

 

 

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays: Prince Valiant, KOF and Twilight of the Cockroaches

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays Column No. 79 ” Back In 2012…With Vengeance!” And 5, 4, 3, 2, 1, Thunderbirds go! And all-age comics goodness is back for this new year! Welcome back with vengeance, readers!...
by Drew
 

 
 

Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 09/30/15

Batman Annual #4 (DC) Arnab: That was a surprisingly good issue. Oh wait, that’s right, no robot Gordon-Batman. Martin: 4/5 stars. The best part, other than the art, is watching Alfred tap-dance to keep Bruce from remembe...
by Arnab
 

 
 
 

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays: Sibyl-Anne vs. Ratticus, Conan vs. Bieber, Ninja vs. Monster.

We’ve got a busy week this week here in the old column, so cue the music, roll the film, focus the lights, strike something, and let’s just get down to the world’s coolest all-ages column published today, From...
by Drew
 

 

 

Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 08/19/15

Adventure Time Fionna & Cake Card Wars #2 (Boom!) NickZ: Cake shows off her impressive skillz at Card Wars! (seriously, I wish this game was real) Astro City #26 (Vertigo) Martin: 4/5 stars. 20th anniversary. Busiek, Anders...
by Arnab
 

 
 

Showcase Your Wit and Win a Free Copy of “RIP M.D.”!

Showcase your witty skills and win a free copy of the RIP M.D. graphic novel from Fantagraphics Books! Lincoln Butterfield Animation is hosting a graphic novel giveaway from December 13th-19th and entering is pretty darn easy. ...
by Andy
 

 
 

2014 Eisner Award Winners!

                    On July 25th, San Diego Comic Con once again hosted the ceremony for the 26th Annual Eisner Awards! Some of the most talented creators and storytellers in th...
by InfiniteSpeech