JOHN ROMITA JR.: Drawing Superman? Artist’s new gig surprises even himself

  IF YOU’RE one of the many comics fans who thought you’d never see John Romita Jr. draw the world’s most famous Kryptonian for DC Comics, you’re in good company. There’s another person who thought the same thing: Romita himself. In one of the bigger surprises to hit the industry in a while, DC Comics […]

‘EAST OF WEST’: Hickman and Dragotta are riding high atop their apocalyptic Western for Image Comics

  When creating a comic-book universe, nothing is more important to Jonathan Hickman than the collaborative process. So when Hickman (writer of The Avengers, Fantastic Four, FF, The Manhattan Projects) began plotting his next creator-owned project for Image Comics, he knew he wanted to team with someone who would make the process fun. Otherwise, he […]

SMALL PRESS EXPO 2014: SPX will celebrate the alt-weekly comic with guests Feiffer, Barry and Sturm

  COME THIS SEPTEMBER, Maryland’s Small Press Expo will become a celebration of the alt-weekly. Specifically, SPX announces today that it will salute pioneers and early popularizers of the alt-weekly comic by bringing in such major guests as “alt-comics godfather” Jules Feiffer, the Pulitzer-winning Village Voice legend and author/screenwriter/playwright; Lynda Barry, the great “Ernie Pook’s […]