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Ink Stains 47: Fantastic Fanzine Special 2

It’s time once again for Gary Groth’s great Fantastic Fanzine, specifically the Special numbah two! Fantastic Fanzine Special 2: February 1972 Editor: Gary Groth, Publisher: Alan Light Welcome back after Christmas b...
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FFGtGR: The Best 15 All-Ages Comics of 2012!

Hello readers, and welcome to our all-ages comics column, From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays! This week we take a moment to do our annual “best of” column, where we look at the best 15 all-ages comics published thro...
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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...
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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
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From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays: Adventures of Venus, Ernest and Rebecca and Garfield!

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays, No.101: A.K.A. FFGTGR Point One So here we go, the hundred and first time we are back for all-age comics coolness with From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays. In the tradition of when things star...
by Drew
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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
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From Friendly Ghosts to Gamma Rays

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
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Bento Bako Bonus: Wandering Son volume 2

Title: Wandering Son Author: Shimura Takako Publisher: Fantagraphics Volume: Volume 2, $19.99 (HC) Vintage: 2004 by Enterbrain, January 2012 by Fantagraphics Genre: Drama, slice-of-life, LGBT issues [Volume 1 review.] Volume tw...
by Kristin
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Fantagraphics Review: The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec Vol.1

The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec, Vol.1 Publisher: Fantagraphics Story and Art: Jacques Tardi French artist Tardi has been doing comics for years, and as clean and simplified as his art can look from time to ti...
by Drew
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Ink Stains 33: Fantastic Fanzine 13

As you know by now, Gary Groth’s Fantastic Fanzine was one of the best of its kind. Issue 13 is no exception, featuring art by Dave Cockrum, Berni Wrightson, Don Newton, and more! Fantastic Fanzine 13: 1971 Publisher and ...
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From Friendly Ghosts to Gamma Rays

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays: Gil Jordan, Monster, Malinky Robot and Iron Man!

This column is pretty big this week. I had a friend in high school who’d say instantly to something like this, “How big was it?!?!?!” and I would yell out, “This big!” and do a hand measurement. Ho...
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Sibyl-Anne Contest From Fantagraphics and ComicAttack.net!

Hey Readers! We have a cool contest for you today! We fell in love with the book Sibyl-Anne vs. Ratticus by Macherot over in our From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays column a few weeks back. Now Fantagraphics (Sibyl-Anne’s ...
by Drew
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