A graphic biography of the expressionist artist. Continue reading


Death In Oaxaca #1

Really, this comic is just an excuse for Lafler to throw in everything he thinks is fun into a single storyline. Continue reading


Inner City Romance

The definitive collection of Guy Colwell’s socially-concerned underground comic book. Continue reading


Howard the Duck #1

Howard the Duck #1, by Chip Zdarsky and Joe Quinones, balances clear art and solid jokes against a troubled character history and obvious editorial mandates. Continue reading


The Sculptor

Every artist I know knows there’s something very wrong with the artworld; that it has reached a point of seemingly irreparable alienation from everyday life and real human concerns. McCloud’s David Smith sacrifices everything — based on faith in his “talent” or “genius” – to try and mend that gap. And he fails, spectacularly. Continue reading


Maple Key Comics #1-3

Maple Key Comics is a Mome/Shonen Jump style anthology, with each issue containing a single chapter of a longer serial (usually three to six chapters). Each issue also contains shorter, self-contained stories as well, from a mix of CCS grads, … Continue reading

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Jupiter’s Legacy #5

Matt returns from retirement for a Listicle. Continue reading

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Treasury of Mini Comics Volume Two

The third and final volume in Michael Dowers’ selective history of the North American Mini Comics scene, spanning from the late 60’s to recent years Continue reading