Most likely - unless you've skipped the rest of the Internet for the last few days as well as the most recent War Rocket Ajax - you already know about the existence of Monkeybrain Comics, the new digital publisher founded by Chris Roberson and Allison Baker. But maybe you don't know what's awaiting you in the five launch titles ju
This week on ComicsAlliance's War Rocket Ajax podcast, longtime friends of the show Chris Roberson and Allison Baker join us to talk about their brand new project, Monkeybrain Comics! They've been teasing it for weeks, but in our interview, we talk about exactly what led to the decision to get into publishing comics, the lineup of creators they've approached to be a part of it, and how they plan to approach creator-owned comics in the digital age -- and you can listen to the whole show right here at ComicsAlliance!War Rocket Ajax #119: That's Not a Monkey with Chris Roberson and Allison Baker
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After walking away from DC and Marvel Comics, Chris Roberson's comic work has been confined to the pages of his creator-owned Memorial series from IDW. It appears that's about to change, if a new series of teaser images for MonkeyBrain Comics is anything to go by.For the last week, Roberson
Chris Roberson, you're not alone. During a recent interview, Roger Langridge announced that, like the Memorial, iZombie and former Superman writer, he will no longer work for Marvel or DC Comics due to concerns over creator rights at the Big Two.Langridge, whose projects for Marvel have included the critically-acclaimed (and Eisner Award-nominated) Thor The Mighty Aveng
Writer Chris Roberson announced yesterday that he would seek no further work at DC Comics because of his concerns about the company's treatment of creators, though he intended to complete his planned work on the Fables spinoff Fairest. The professional fallout for his criticism of the publisher's ethics appears to have been swift, as Roberson posted
Former Superman writer and iZombie co-creator Chris Roberson announced last night on Twitter that the conclusion of iZombie marked his last work for DC Comics, citing concerns about the company's business practices and its treatment of creators, and noting his agreement with the recent CA piece by David Brothers on the subject. Roberson provided more details on his decision to ComicsAlliance in the
With 71 updates before we landed here at ComicsAlliance plus our corporate-sponsored installments, this week marks The 100th Episode of the War Rocket Ajax Podcast! To mark the occasion, hosts Chris Sims and Matt Wilson are joined by original co-host Eugene Ahn (AKA Adam Warrock), fan-favorite guests Curt Franklin and Chris Haley of Let's Be Friends Again, and special surprise guests Chris Roberson and Allison Baker! And you can listen to the whole show right here at ComicsAlliance!War Rocket Ajax #100: The 100th Episode Super Spectacular
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As the fourth and latest installment of Threadless' Comics-On Tees series, writer Chris Roberson (iZombie, Memorial) collaborates with artists Mike Allred, Colleen Coover, Chris Samnee, and Francesco Francavilla to create a collection of t-shirts entitled Monkey Around. The Comics-On Tees series (which debuted at San Diego Comic Con 2011) features a fusion of fashion, art, and comic narratives; each
Chris Roberson has been one of our favorite guests on the War Rocket Ajax podcast for years, and this week he returns to the show with artist Rich Ellis to talk about their new book for IDW, Memorial! Rich gives us the lowdown on a few secrets that he dropped into the panels, Chris reveals the shocking secret of whose voice a talking cat speaks with, and you can listen to the whole show right here at ComicsAlliance!War Rocket Ajax v.2, #28: Straight Clownin' with Chris Roberson and Rich E