Comic Riffs: lincoln peirce


Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 07/19/2013

SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON 2013: As SDCC rookie, how ‘Big Nate’ creator Lincoln Peirce is bracing for his ‘first day of school’

SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON 2013: Creator Lincoln Peirce enters spotlight for his first #SDCC.

By Michael Cavna  |  11:20 AM ET, 07/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 12/19/2012

EXCLUSIVE: The digital ‘Doonesbury,’ ‘Dilbert’ & ‘Big Nate’: Andrews McMeel and comiXology announce distribution deal

Andrews McMeel and comiXology announce digital distribution deal.

By Michael Cavna  |  11:33 AM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:01 AM ET, 02/17/2012

‘CUL DE SAC’ GUEST ARTISTS MOVE IN MONDAY: On hiatus, Thompson asks 6 top cartoonists to take a shot at his strip

Six top cartoonists will take over the creative duties of the comic for five weeks while creator Richard Thompson seeks treatment for Parkinson’s.

By Michael Cavna  |  12:01 AM ET, 02/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:01 AM ET, 12/17/2011

BEST QUOTES OF 2011: From Gaiman to Watterson, the Year in Comic Riffs

From Neil Gaiman to Bill Watterson, here are our favorite witty and poignant lines this year straight from our interviews with cartoonists and other creators.

By Michael Cavna  |  12:01 AM ET, 12/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 12/15/2011

‘BIG NATE’s’ BIG NEWS: Best-selling kids’ feature launches its first app [Exclusive]

Lincoln Peirce’s kids’-comic franchise — buoyed by success at Poptropica and on the New York Times bestseller lists — will announce its first app Thursday.

By Michael Cavna  |  09:00 AM ET, 12/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 09/09/2011

9/11 ART: From honor to anger, 10 cartoonists reveal feelings behind Sunday’s funnies to mark anniversary

Cartoonists discuss how they’re marking the 10th anniversary of 9/11 in this Sunday’s “funnies.”

By Michael Cavna  |  11:00 AM ET, 09/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 06/28/2010

THE RIFF: Where does D.C. rate as a 'comics town'?

As the mercury hit 99 degrees Sunday, I had to wonder: Is Washington, D.C.'s comics scene ripe for heating up, too? While talking with "Big Nate" cartoonist Lincoln Peirce over the weekend, I asked him how he came to...

By Michael Cavna  |  11:30 AM ET, 06/28/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 06/27/2010

The 'Riffs Interview: Lincoln Peirce's 'BIG NATE' becomes an 'overnight' best-seller

Jeff Kinney, creator of the publishing phenomenon that is the "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" children's book series, was in the Post newsroom a coupla years ago when he mentioned to Comic Riffs his new interactive website, Poptropica. Today,...

By Michael Cavna  |  09:15 AM ET, 06/27/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)