Oni Press sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of Courtney Crumrin, Volume 3: The Twilight Kingdom Special Edition, that you can check out, after the jump.
Oni Press sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek Courtney Crumrin #10, that arrives in stores this week.
There’s a new issue of Courtney Crumrin arriving in stores next week, and Oni Press sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek.
I’ve really taken to Courtney Crumrin following our review on the Major Spoilers Podcast, and have enjoyed the new series from Oni Press. The company sent us a sneak peek of Courtney Crumrin #7 that arrives in stores next week, that you can check out now.
Oni Press sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of Courtney Crumrin #4 that arrives in stores on July 25, 2012.
Oni Press has two panels at this year’s San Diego Comic Con. If you are fan of the work coming from smaller publishers, you may want to check out what the company plans for the future.
Oni Press sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of Courtney Crumrin #3 that arrives in stores this week.
As Television viewers, comic book readers and video game players we are used to experiencing a final product. We all know that a telecomicgame can go through thousands of iterations before being released, but largely once you hold a piece of media in your hands you know that it has been finalized.
However, successful properties often continue to grow; spawning sequels, spin-offs and adaptations. When this happens the themes of the franchise may begin to shift, causing design elements to transform to match the expanding medium. At this stage the creators cannot go back to the drawing board, as the original work is already in the hands of the public. The creator has to choose which elements need to shift along with the expanding canon, and which elements should be kept. When the elements retained begin to clash with the rest of the universe it leads to a phenomenon I call Universe Expansion Dissonance.
This week, on the Major Spoilers Podcast, your hosts take a look at Courtney Crumrin: The Night Things by Ted Naifeh.
COURTNEY CRUMRIN, VOL. 1: THE NIGHT THINGS, SPECIAL EDITION
Writer: Ted Naifeh
Artist: Ted Naifeh with Warren Wucinich
Format: 6” x 9”, Hardcover, Full Color
Page Count: 144
Age Rating: Y – All Audiences!
DESCRIPTION: Fan-favorite and critical darling Courtney Crumrin is back in a series of newly remastered, full color hardcover editions! Courtney’s parents have dragged her out to a well-to-do suburb to live with her creepy Great Uncle Aloysius in his spooky old house. And while Courtney prepares for a boring ‘burb existence, strange and magical things are swirling in her new home town. These “night things” promise to banish the mundane from her life and set her on a new destiny of sorcery, monsters, and the scariest thing of all—growing up.
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Oni Press sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of titles in stores today. Take the jump for a look at Courtney Crumrin #1, Avalon Chronicles, Volume 1, Wasteland #38, and more.
Coming up this weekend in San Francisco is the 2009 WonderCon (February 27 – March 1).Â Oni Press will be in booth #519, and will premiere the second volume of North World: The Epic of Conrad by Lars Brown.
Conrad’s given up his life of action and adventure and become an accountant — and in the middle of a quest, no less! But can our intrepid hero truly leave his days of swords and battle behind him or will he finish the job the guild sent him to his hometown to complete? It’s a clash of family loyalty and heroic destiny in the conclusion of the Epic of Conrad!
To go along with the release, Oni has a several other events and specials going on this week:
EXCLUSIVE EXTENDED PREVIEW AT iFANBOY.COM!
Going live Friday the 27th to correspond with the WonderCon premier of the book, check out this gigantic preview of NORTH WORLD VOL. 2 exclusively at ifanboy.com!
More exclusives, signing schedule and panel after the jump.