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This Week’s Comics: Hollow Doctor

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In between hunting eggs and biting the ears off of chocolate bunnies, check out some of the new comic and manga releases this week. First Second releases the third volume of Glorkian Warrior, in which the title character faces The Mustache of Destiny, and what a mighty fine mustache it is! Marvel releases the soft […]

Links: You Go, Squirrel Girl!

Marvel announced a new Squirrel Girl original graphic novel this weekend: The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl Beats Up the Marvel Universe, by Ryan North and Erica Henderson. We picked the first collected edition of the Squirrel Girl comic (also by North and Henderson) as one of our top ten graphic novels of 2015. Johanna Draper Carlson […]

Interview: Israel Idonije on ‘The Protectors’

Israel Idonije grew up reading comics, and in 2007, in the middle of his career in professional football (he was a defensive lineman for the Chicago Bears and the New York Giants), he began sketching out some ideas for a comic of his own. Being a pretty smart guy, Idonije didn’t make it a vanity […]

Exclusive Preview: ‘Betty & Veronica Digest’ #242

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Here’s some Archie Comics fun: An exclusive preview of Betty & Veronica Digest #242, which leads off with another new story in Dan Parent’s series “The Many Loves of Archie Andrews,” and then follows up with snippets of two older stories, including a classic by Eisner Hall of Fame member Harry Lucey. Here are the […]

This Week’s Comics: Saber Universe

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There’s a treasure trove of new releases this week. Archie Comics releases the first collection of the Archie reboot. BOOM! Studios finally releases the trade of Help Us Great Warrior. DC Comics brings out Coloring DC Batman Adventures Mad Love, a black and white edition of some Batman Adventures comics suitable for coloring, and Viz […]

Review: ‘The Other Side of the Wall’

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Back in December, when I ran my Book Fair, I was surprised this unobtrusive paperback by Jennifer A. Nielsen become an instant best seller. You see, A Night Divided, had the best possible sales rep—an excited and enthusiastic reader. One of the students had already read the book, and he practically sold a copy to […]

March Madness Manga

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The month of March has a lot going on. The first day of spring, St. Patrick’s Day, the beginning of Daylight Savings Time, and sometimes, like this year, Easter, all occur within its 31 days. For sports fans, the big event is March Madness, a basketball tournament held to determine the finalists in the NCAA […]

Links: More Tales of Delilah Dirk

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Good news for fans of Tony Cliff’s Delilah Dirk: There’s a third volume on the way, Delilah Dirk and the Pillars of Hercules. Entertainment Weekly has some gorgeous art and an interview with Cliff: “Part of the inspiration for the Delilah Dirk series was reading mainstream superhero comics back in the late ’90s and finding […]

Exclusive Preview: World of Archie Comics Double Digest #57

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Archie goes viral, and not in a good way, in this month’s World of Archie Comics Double Digest #57, out Wednesday in comic shops: A video of his emotional reaction to a movie causes him all sorts of problems in this very modern lead story by Tim and Pat Kennedy. We’ve got a preview of […]

This Week’s Comics: Delilah Dirk on Baker Street

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Don’t lose hope at losing an hour this weekend. Make the time fly by faster with some of this week’s new releases. Adventure Time celebrates its four-year anniversary with stand-alone issue #50. Dark Horse Comics sees the return of Action Cat with a new miniseries, Aw Yeah Comics Action Cat #1, and the spooking starts […]