After announcing Brian K. Vaughan would be the first person besides series creator Robert Kirkman to pen a comic in the universe of THE WALKING DEAD for Panel Syndicate — a platform for creators to distribute DRM-free comics digitally at a pay-what-you-want cost — we hadn’t heard a thing about the project. That is, until today when THE WALKING DEAD: THE ALIEN released without warning.
Do you want to learn all about the entire history of the known universe, but just can’t commit to all of that pesky student loan debt? Do you prefer reading comic strips to textbooks? Then you’ve got to check out Larry Gonick’s THE CARTOON HISTORY OF THE UNIVERSE.
Kathleen, Jamie, Nolan, Pete, and Travis sat down to discuss Gonick’s incredible 30-year project as part of our The Best Comics You’ve Never Read podcast series. Be sure to check out our last episode on one of our favorite indie titles no one is talking about: THE TALES OF MR. RHEE by Dirk Manning.
Wizard World Philadelphia might not be as large as its East Coast cousin, New York Comic Con, but 2015 saw the largest turnout to the City of Brotherly Love’s geekiest weekend, with Wizard World reporting attendance being in the “tens of thousands.” With how big the show has gotten in recent years, it’s become impossible to catch 100% of the action, so we’ve compiled this list of some of our favorite moments from Wizard World Philadelphia 2015.