COLLECTIVE THOUGHTS FOR NOVEMBER 2014 PART TWO: COMIC STRIPS, BIG BOOKS & ZAP!


The Art of the Simon and Kirby Studio

The Art of the Simon and Kirby Studio



KC Carlson looks at books about comics, comic strip collections, and more in the new Previews, including The Art of the Simon and Kirby Studio, Pogo Volume 3: Evidence to the Contrary, and Green Lantern by Geoff Johns Omnibus Volume 1.

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COLLECTIVE THOUGHTS FOR NOVEMBER 2014: Comic Collections and Batman!


Batman: Complete TV Series Blu-ray & Book Set (Limited Edition)

Batman: Complete TV Series Blu-ray & Book Set (Limited Edition)



KC Carlson looks at collections and more in the new Previews including Batman: Complete TV Series, Fantagraphics’ Aces High, and Marvel’s Wolverine Epic Collection: Madripoor Nights.

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COLLECTIVE THOUGHTS FOR OCTOBER 2014 PART 2: NEWSPAPER STRIP COLLECTIONS AND MORE


Harvey Kurtzman’s Jungle Book (Essential Kurtzman Volume 1)

Harvey Kurtzman’s Jungle Book (Essential Kurtzman Volume 1)



KC Carlson looks at comic strip collections and more in the new Previews including Dark Horse’s Harvey Kurtzman’s Jungle Book, IDW’s Batman: The Silver Age Newspaper Comics Vol. 2: 1968-69, and DC’s Frank Miller’s Ronin: Gallery Edition.

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COLLECTIVE THOUGHTS FOR OCTOBER 2014 PART 1: COMIC BOOK COLLECTIONS: BIG AND NOT-SO-BIG


Marvel Masterworks: Uncanny X-Men Volume 9

Marvel Masterworks: Uncanny X-Men Volume 9



KC Carlson takes a look at collections in the new Previews including Marvel Masterworks: Uncanny X-Men Vol. 9, Rebellion/2000 A.D. Zenith: Phase One, DC’s Showcase Presents Unknown Soldier Volume 2, and more!

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COLLECTIVE THOUGHTS FOR SEPTEMBER 2014: PART TWO: DC and Marvel Comics


Batman: Kelley Jones Gallery Edition

Batman: Kelley Jones Gallery Edition



KC Carlson looks at Marvel and DC collections in the new Previews including Batman: Kelley Jones Gallery Edition, Captain America: The Trial of Captain America Omnibus, Amazing Spider-Man Epic Collection: Great Power, and more!

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COLLECTIVE THOUGHTS FOR SEPTEMBER 2014: Indies & Gift Books


75 Years of Marvel Comics

75 Years of Marvel Comics



KC Carlson looks at indy and gift books in the new Previews including TASCHEN’s 75 Years of Marvel Comics, IDW’s Puck: What Fools These Mortals Be!, and Fantagraphics’ Walt Disney’s Uncle Scrooge: The Seven Cities of Gold.

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KC COLUMN: JASON AARON AND THE X-MEN


Wolverine and the X-Men by Jason Aaron Omnibus

Wolverine and the X-Men by Jason Aaron Omnibus



KC Carlson looks at Jason Aaron’s work on Wolverine and the X-Men and Original Sin.

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COLLECTIVE THOUGHTS FOR AUGUST 2014


Walter Simonson Manhunter & Other Stories: Artist’s Edition

Walter Simonson Manhunter & Other Stories: Artist’s Edition



KC Carlson looks at collections and books about comics in the new Previews including IDW’s Walter Simonson Manhunter & Other Stories: Artist’s Edition, Dark Horse’s The Eltingville Club, and Marvel’s Marvel 75th Anniversary Omnibus.

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KC COLUMN: ARCHIE ANDREWS 1941-2014


Life With Archie Magazine #36

Life With Archie Magazine #36



KC Carlson looks at the upcoming death of Archie and explores the first time he “died”!

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COLLECTIVE THOUGHTS FOR JULY 2014 (and Beyond!)


Neil Gaiman’s The Graveyard Book: The Graphic Novel Volume 1

Neil Gaiman’s The Graveyard Book: The Graphic Novel Volume 1



KC Carlson looks at books in the new Previews including Neil Gaiman’s The Graveyard Book: The Graphic Novel Volume 1, The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen III: Century: The Complete Edition, and Absolute Batman, Incorporated.

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