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KIRBYOLOGY: Talking Kirby and Thor with Tom Scioli

KIRBYOLOGY: Talking Kirby and Thor with Tom Scioli

All comic book artists are at least a little Kirbyesque, whether they know it or not. Jack Kirby’s insane resume of superhero, war, crime, sci-fi, and romance comics makes his influence inescapable. But the most blatantly Kirbyesque artist is probably Tom Scioli, who wears Kirby’s influence on his sleeve in projects such as Final Frontier,

Queer Visibility Interview: Schenkel and Boucher on Asexual Representation in MOONLIGHTERS

The last few weeks, Comicosity has been featuring a number of new Queer Visibility interviews focusing on #ownvoices in the LGBTA community, with chats with creators focused on non-binary, queer, and bisexual representations. Today, we’re talking with writer Katie Schenkel and editor JD Boucher about today’s issue of Moonlighters — a book already featuring bisexual,

Queer Visibility Interview: Elizabeth Beier Launches THE BIG BOOK OF BISEXUAL TRIALS AND ERRORS

Elizabeth Beier’s graphic memoir, The Big Book of Bisexual Trials and Errors, is a bold story of personal and sexual exploration in more ways than one. Starting from a break-up of a long term relationship, the narrative navigates the growing pains of discovering and accepting the various facets of identity. Through a landscape of bars,

Queer Visibility Interview: Creating a Monster with WAYWARD SISTERS

As Halloween fast approaches you might be searching for a something within the fine medium of comics to help you embrace and celebrate your own monstrosity. Well dear reader, you need look no further than Wayward Sisters: An Anthology of Monstrous Women. Bringing together 37 women and gender non-conforming people, Wayward Sisters features 25 stories

Queer Visibility Interview: Jennifer Dugan Circles Round with CIRCADIA

Queer comics and webcomics are booming these days, and very few places are seeing the excitement of this growth like Kickstarter. In fact, creators like Jennifer Dugan have recognized something powerful in going directly to the source with their narratives — reaching out directly to the readers looking for representation. With her current (100% funded

Interview: Lambert & Fenoglio Give Readers GOOSEBUMPS

Ah, the glory days of my youth. A time when R.L. Stine scared the ever loving crap out of me with his easily accessible “youth” horror fiction series Goosebumps. I say “youth” because I challenge anyone who grew up in the 90s reading these damn books right before sleeping to truthfully admit they aren’t still freaked out by some

Interview: Waltz & Eastman Talk TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES #75

Tomorrow, a beloved franchise hits a landmark issue. The mighty Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles will hit issue #75 on October 25, a huge achievement these days for any series and a testament to the quality of the series from IDW Publishing. I had the pleasure of asking series writer Tom Waltz and the co-creator of