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Thought Bubble #4: What ‘Age’ Of Comics Is This?

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The comics medium attempts to answer a lot of big questions: What makes someone truly evil? What's wrong with childlike wonder? How, father? How do I do it? What do I use...to make them afraid? In that spirit, ComicsAlliance's Matt Wilson is asking comics creators, retailers and commentators some big questions of his own.

In this installment, comics res

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Link Ink: Swapping ‘Justice League’ Gender Poses, ‘Comix Zone’ Comes to PlayStation Plus and the Return of ‘Sin Titulo’

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Humor: Manly Guys Doing Manly Things artist Kelly Turnbull swaps gender poses on the upcoming Justice League #1 variant cover by David Finch.

Reading: Have you read CA contributor Douglas Wolk's Comic-Con Strikes Again on Amazon, you can still check it ou

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‘Wired’ Magazine Forecasts the Death of the Printed Monthly Comic

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There's a bit of a ComicsAlliance teamup over at Wired, where CA contributor Douglas Wolk forecasts a bleak future for the printed monthly comic book in an increasingly digital world, in a piece that includes typically astonishing illustration by occasional CA artist Ulises Farinas. Wolk calls the weekly pull list of pamphlet comics a "dying tradition" whose customers have been "trickling away for year

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Blackest Night: A Holiday Carol

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We've got a special holiday treat for you today on ComicsAlliance: A "Blackest Night" Christmas carol parody to the tune of "Silent Night," written and performed by myself and the Eisner Award-winning Douglas Wolk in two-par

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Kant’s ‘Critique of Aesthetic Judgment’ Explained by Superhero Comics in 5 Minutes

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"Reading Comics" author and ComicsAlliance contributor Douglas Wolk recently got on stage at the Ignite Portland 7 conference (where speakers get 5 minutes and 20 slides to to say whatever they want) and explained the "Critique of Aesthetic Judgment" by Immanuel Kant -- usi

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Comic-Con ’09 Roundup: The Good and the Bad, Part 1

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San Diego Comic-Con is over, and as both fans and pros wend their way through the recovery process, ComicsAlliance talked with creators across the industry about their best and worst moments from the leviathan convention that annually eats the comics industry whole, spins up our bones, and uses them for toothpicks

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Don’t Ask! Just Buy It: Wednesday Comics, Asterios Polyp, Alan Moore

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Savage Critic and "Reading Comics" author Douglas Wolk previews the hottest comics and graphic novels coming out this week.

Key:

ƒ Makes use of the underutilized image-plus-captions technique
^ Do not confus

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Don’t Ask! Just Buy It: Black Casebook, Captain America, Streets of Gotham’]

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Savage Critic and "Reading Comics" author Douglas Wolk joins ComicsAlliance for a rundown of the hottest comics and graphic novels coming out the week, which includes this helpful key:

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Inanimate Cartoons at SPX

Douglas Wolk, of Reading Comics fame, moderated an informative panel exploring the relationship between animation and comics this evening at SPX. Joining Wolk on the panel were Kim Deitch, Jeff Smith, Tom Neely and Roger Langridge.

All of the panelists except Langridge have had (o

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