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Fantagraphics releases Poison Flowers and Pandemonium

Considered a cartooning master of the macabre, Richard Sala’s comics feature eerie, atmospheric settings, creepy characters, over-the-top slasher violence, and dark-humored camp — all rendered in his lush watercolor and pen & ink style. Sala passed away on May 7, 2020, leaving behind a substantial oeuvre of comics and graphic novels. Fantagraphics will release his final comics collection, Poison Flowers & Pandemonium, on May 4, 2021.


COMICS PORTAL: Was It Worth the Wait?

I read with interest the article about Barry Windsor-Smith’s Monsters arriving in comics shops this past Wednesday. Over three decades in the making, was it worth the wait? Do comics we’re waiting a long time for live up to our expectations?

So You Want to Read Comics So You Want To Read Comics Flying Edigin

So You Want to Read Comics: Flying Edition

Fasten your seatbelt and return your seat to the upright position because it’s time for this week’s “So You Want To Read Comics”, a weekly feature where we take a look at a single topic, then offer comic book recommendations to new readers, based on that topic.  This week, we’re looking at flying.

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