hero initiative

Help Artist Don Perlin Recover From A Medical Emergency
it's a sad truth of the American comics industry that older creators can find themselves in a pretty rough financial spot after suffering an unexpected medical emergency, but the bright side is that our community often comes together to help those in need. That appears to be the situation this …
Kirby 4 Heroes 2015 Launches To Support The Hero Initiative
For the past four years, August 28 has been more than just Jack Kirby's birthday. It's also the day that comic artists, retailers and fans all over the world celebrate the King's life and legacy with the Kirby 4 Heroes campaign. Originally created by granddaughter Jillian Kirby in 201…
Holiday Gift Guide: Comic Book Charities
When it comes to the holiday gift-giving season, comic book readers are notoriously difficult to shop for. I mean, most of us are down at the shop buying our favorite stuff every single week, so when the time comes for people who like us to get us something we want, well, a lot of times we already h…
Cosmic Theology: Jack Kirby’s Representations Of God [Art]
Today marks the 95th anniversary of the birth of Jack Kirby, creator of the Fantastic Four, the Avengers, and the X-Men. It's a good day to honor the memory of one of comics' most legendary imaginations by checking out and supporting the Jack Kirby Museum, or spending some time reading one of his ma…
RIP ‘Static’ Writer Robert L. Washington III
Numerous sources have confirmed the sad news that comics writer Robert L. Washington III has passed away after suffering multiple heart attacks. Washington's resume includes numerous credits from DC Comics and other publishers, but he was best known for co-writing the original appearances of the pio…

Load More Articles