#Comic Books

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Chico artist Phoebe Rothfeld wins award for book illustrations

CHICO — Award-winning Chico artist Phoebe Rothfeld has built up quite a collection of drawings and illustrations over the course of her career. A native of Chico, Rothfeld grew up discovering joy in drawing and making crafts. She attended Chico High School and went on to receive a Bachelor of Arts in art and theater art from UC Santa Cruz and a Master in Fine Arts from Savannah College of Art and Design.
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Comic book legend George Pérez reveals a heart-wrenching terminal illness but is in good spirits

Legendary comic artist George Pérez has been diagnosed with terminal Stage 3 Pancreatic Cancer, as disclosed in a post on his public Facebook page. "On November 29th I received confirmation that, after undergoing surgery for a blockage in my liver, I have Stage 3 Pancreatic Cancer," reads Pérez's statement. "It is surgically inoperable and my estimated life expectancy is between 6 months to a year."
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Colin Has Issues: Cool comic books out this week

Introducing Colin Has Issues, a YouTube project in which AIPT writer Colin Reed Moon discusses whatever whimsical comic-bookery that might cross his path. In the video below, Colin lists ten interesting comics coming out the week of December 8th, 2021, and speculates what they might be like (and almost certainly are not). On the docket for the week are releases from BOOM! Studios, Marvel Comics, Image, and Ablaze. We’ve got your superheroes and your slices of life and several of your spooky boys. If you disagree with his picks, it is a video so he won’t be able to hear you if you want to yell at him for it. Feel free to do so.

Bring Lasagna: Garfield is headed to Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl December 9

The rumors and whispers were true. Just announced by Ludosity and GameMill Entertainment (via IGN), Jim Davis’ legendary Monday-hating, lasagna-scarfing, Odie-booting cat is joining the roster of platform fighter Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl — yes, the mighty Garfield will be free to download for all players from December 9. As you...

Little Giant Comics Old School Comic Show (April 2022)

Do you remember COMIC BOOK shows from back in the day? With nothing but COMIC BOOKS and COMIC BOOK ARTISTS as far as the eye could see? Nothing to get in the way of the thrill of the hunt. No washed-up Movie Stars, No retired Wrestlers or Sports guys. Don’t...

The Untold Truth Of The King's Man

The "Kingsman" movie series started with a bang in 2015 with "Kingsman: The Secret Service." A unique take on the spy genre that emphasized a younger protagonist and lots of R-rated violence, it was a breath of fresh air in the world of spy films, which had long been defined by James Bond and Jason Bourne. With an original film this successful, it was only a matter of time before follow-ups emerged.

Jay Lycurgo

If You are A Fan of the DC Universe, You do not want to miss this Actor’s wiki. Yes, the 23-years old Jay Lycurgo, an actor who portrayed some prominent roles as Tim Drake in Titans (2021), Listen (2020), and Will in War of the Worlds (2021). Lycurgo is one of the rising talents in the American Entertainment Industry who started his professional journey in 2019.

Book of the Dead

Death comes for all of us. Our stories are written each day we live…and they all come to an end eventually. Immerse yourself in our new comics this week. Pray that you do not see your name written in the Book of the Dead. Lukas is pretty new to this....
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The Philosophy in the Bromance Between Iron Fist and Power Man

True Marvel Comics enthusiasts know that Luke Cage and Danny Rand are best friends. However, those who just recently entered the confusing world of the MCU’s television releases might wonder how these two characters get along so well, given their disparate personalities. In the end, it’s the best kind of friendship, the one between equal dissimilars.

‘Hawkeye’ Episode 5 expected to break the internet

All of the rumors and speculation are coming together nicely for Netflix’s pre-eminent arch-enemies to be reunited in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and Disney Plus series Hawkeye is looking like it’ll be the catalyst. Caught in the middle is Alaqua Cox’s instant fan favorite Echo, who has strong ties in...

Taschen Announces That It’s Reproducing All Of Marvel’s Rarest Comics With ‘The Marvel Comics Library’

Everyone knows one of the most exciting aspects of any superhero is their origin story, which might explain why we see characters like Batman and Spider-Man‘s “humble beginnings” unfold in just about every DC and Marvel movie ever made. However, for as oversaturated with origin stories superhero movies are, reading all about your favorite hero’s rise to power has always been a lot more of a challenge thanks to how difficult it can be to find decent copies of older comics. Luckily for us, art book publishing company Taschen took notice of this glaring issue, and has now unveiled a pretty incredible project they’re working on in an attempt to remedy the problem.

John Wick Creator Working on Battle Chasers TV Series

After a 20-year hiatus from the last issue of the comic book series, Battle Chasers is making its long-awaited return with new chapters of the comic, as well as a new, live-action TV series. Deadline has revealed that John Wick creator Derek Kolstad is working on a new Battle Chasers...

Consider a Comic

I have always been fascinated by the concept of memories, big and small, and what they mean to people. Even a story shared by a stranger can be relatable if the listener opens their ears and finds moments where they can relate. Autobiographical comics and graphic memoirs have held my...

George Pérez Reveals Terminal Cancer Diagnosis

George Pérez, known for his work on Teen Titans, Crisis on Infinite Earths and countless other titles, announces he has terminal pancreatic cancer. Acclaimed comic book creator George Pérez announced he’s been diagnosed with stage III pancreatic cancer. “On November 29th I received confirmation that, after undergoing surgery for a...

How to Make a Comic Book: 7 Important Steps

Image Source: Many people have a book in them, whether it’s their life story or something they’re passionate about. Just as technology can help you improve your business, it can also help you become a published author. Perhaps you love comic books and want to create your own. If...