With his debut in Action Comics #1 in 1939, Superman launched the comic book superhero. During his long history, the Man of Steel’s adventures have been illustrated by many of the greatest artists in the comic book industry. These five artists are not only great illustrators and storytellers but during their tenures as Superman artists they produced the seminal work in Superman’s ongoing battle for “Truth, Justice and the American Way!” Read More »
As a little nerdling, I was fortunate that my local PBS station carried the adventures of the mysterious Doctor Who every Saturday afternoon. My childhood friend, Lyle Payne, introduced me to the time-travelling tales of the peculiar Time Lord one rainy Saturday when outdoor activity was out of the question (Thanks, Mom). As a fan of Star Trek and Star Wars, I was skeptical about this low-budget British sci-fi import but the first time I saw the TARDIS materialize and a flamboyant, almost jubilant, figure emerge on an unknown world I was hooked. Read More »
Digital Comics Distributor Graphicly announced to Comics Alliance that it is changing it’s business model. Effective immediately Graphicly will cease selling digital comics for the proprietary Graphicly app and focus on their Digital Distribution Platform, which puts comics — and other media — in the iBookstore, Kindle store, Nook store, Facebook, and more.
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