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Just because a comics publisher isn’t a household name doesn’t mean that the stories they tell won’t change your life. From small houses with big dreams, these are the comics that help shape the future of the medium.

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A Cyberpunk Comic Book That Is Too Awesome For Words

There are a lot of comic book projects on Kickstarter, and we’ve featured a few at Comic Years, such as Stan Lee’s Backchannel Kickstarter. Every so often, we come across one that we just have […]

July 10, 2021
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An Interactive Graphic Novel? The Cursed Swords Logbook Wants To Redefine The Graphic Novel Experience

You may have already heard of interactive graphic novels – or IGN for short. For instance, The Boat is an incredibly immersive online comic experience. The Land of the Magic Flute retells Mozart’s opera in […]

June 30, 2021
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Y: The Last Man Premiere On FX On Hulu Set For September

We’re entering that unusual season of television that comes with warmer weather. Of course, streaming changed the traditional approach to summer programming. That said, network channels still use this time to air re-runs and lower […]

June 4, 2021
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Series Review: Jupiter’s Legacy Continues Deconstructing The Superhero Genre In A Cool But Joyless Way

Jupiter’s Legacy series review looks at how the new Netflix original series provides a different look into the superhero genre.

May 10, 2021
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Indigenous Werewolf Anthology Coming: I Like All Those Words

Native Realities Press is raising money through a Kickstarter for an Indigenous werewolf anthology. I am raising my blood pressure just thinking about it. Indigenous Werewolf Anthology Will Include Comics and More First of all, […]

May 9, 2021
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Review: Jupiter’s Legacy Premiere Episode Exposes The Downside Of Being A Righteous Superhero

Jupiter’s Legacy premiere episode sets up a highly engaging and deeply contemplative show that deals with some cool new things in the genre.

May 7, 2021
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Stan Lee’s Backchannel Kickstarter: The Last Work of the Comics Legend

Like many great creators, Stan Lee still has new work coming out – not even death could slow down Stan the Man. Just yesterday at 3:17 PM, Rocketbook launched the Kickstarter for Stan Lee’s Backchannel […]

April 20, 2021
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How to Start Drawing Comics

Comics have been here for a while already and managed to raise an army of devoted fans. In fact, this type of art stands out from the rest and helps many people reveal their creative […]

April 1, 2021
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Kickstarter And Bookshop Joining Together To Promote Indie Graphic Novels

Some of the best graphic novels began as Kickstarter campaigns, but rarely do we see them in our local bookshop. Or on Amazon, for that matter. However, we might see one of those problems start […]

March 18, 2021