Investigation into racism in Tintin

Tintin in the Congo was one of Herge’s early Tintin comics and even back then started a storm of controversy because people thought it was racist. Tintin in the Land of the Soviets and Tintin in America caused similar controversy because Herge had a tendency to use...

Valiant gets f-ed in the A

So it turns out that Valiant is getting raped by Diamond over distribution:“After careful review and discussion, Diamond Comics and Valiant Entertainment mutually agreed that Harbinger: The Beginning will be distributed via the ‘Valiant Retailer Direct’ program and...

The “Bridge” Comic

Charles Yoakum recently had an entry on his blog where he discusses the concept of a bridge comic. Exactly what is a bridge comic? I’ll let him explain: [The] comic tht (sic) would allow the reader to move gracefully from the Ritchie rich to the fantastic four to Kill...

Will DC kill off Kyle Rayner?

There are two types of Green Lantern readers: Those that love Kyle Rayner.Those that hate Kyle Rayner. The second camp hates him mostly be cause he was created for the specific intent of replacing Hal Jordan.  A younger character that DC readers could relate to...

Why does Image still exist?

Over at Spunky the Wonder Blog, the question was raised over why Image comics is still around: Would Age of Bronze do better if it were published by, say, Fatagraphics? Dunno. But the book design would probably look a little better, since Image seems incapable of...
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