PictureBox, the independent comics and art magazine publisher, will be shutting down at the end of 2013. The announcement was made this morning by founder and proprietor Dan Nadel, via the PictureBox Tumblr page. Along with the announcement, PictureBox also revealed a massive 50% off sale on its inventory, to run through January 2nd.
For fans of the work of cartoonist Brandon Graham -- and, considering the success of King City, Multiple Warheads and Prophet, there's a lot of you -- here's some good news to brighten your Thursday: Next spring will see the release of Walrus, a collection of his little-seen sketches and comics from the past four years.The 112 page collection will be published by PictureBox Inc., and will feature "drawings and sketchbook comics spanning 2009-2012," acco
Like the act of reading his wonderful comics, the act of interviewing the manga-ka Yuichi Yokoyama, the most talented and exciting cartoonist working in any country today, is harder than it sounds. As someone who lives 6,000 miles away and speaks a completely different language, the process is a byzantine one. The reason I mention
If the back cover copy hadn't told me, I probably never would have realized that Renee French's new Picturebox graphic novel, "H Day," was about her struggle with migraine headaches, although the adorable shelving classification "migraine / graphic novel" might have tipped me off. Not that it mat