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  • Al Jazeera Web Comic Looks at Big Data and the Future of Privacy

    Al Jazeera America has released Terms of Service, an online graphic novel that is the part of the network’s strategy of tapping into new forms of storytelling. 

  • Kobo Adds Marvel Digital Graphic Novels

    E-book retailer Kobo has reached an agreement with Marvel Comics to sell digital editions of its collected graphic novels.

  • Fulcrum Publishing Adds Nonfiction Graphic Novels

    Fulcrum has plans to publish at least three nonfiction graphic novels a year for the foreseeable future, marketing not only to the general trade but also to comics specialty shops, libraries, and especially, schools.

  • Upcoming Comics Events: 10/20–10/26

    'Seth's Dominion' Screening in Montréal, Canada; An Evening with Marjane Satrapi in Columbus, OH; Locust Moon Comics Festival in Philadelphia, PA

  • Diversity and Pop Culture Reign at New York Comic Con

    With 151,000 attendees, this year’s edition of the New York Comic Con had the largest crowd ever announced at a North American con. And despite the size, it seemed to be an overwhelmingly peaceful celebration of pop culture, and the diversification of fandom.

  • Panel Mania: 'Aama The Invisible Throng' Journeys Through Space And Time

    Swiss cartoonist Frederik Peeters' sci-fi series, Aama continues Verloc Nim's reluctant space journey with his brother Conrad and the android chimpanzee, Churchill, as they search to uncover any material relating to the mysterious experiment known as Aama.

  • No Shortage of Kids' Comics at New York Comic Con

    Remember when comics grew up and got serious? Publishers have come full circle and now cater to young readers with new comics and graphic novels and tie-ins to old favorites.

  • ‘Attack on Titan’ Drives Manga Rebound at New York Comic Con

    Manga sales were brisk at New York Comic Con as droves of fans turned out to clamor over hit series Attack on Titan and classic properties like Sailor Moon; while Super star manga artist Takeshi Obata made his first trip to a North American comics show.

  • Photo Mania: New York Comic Con 2014

    PW Comics World was at New York Comic Con, held October 9-12 at the Javits Convention Center in Manhattan, to bring back the news and memorable photographs of the show.

  • Upcoming Comics Events: 10/13–10/19

    Cory Doctorow and Jen Wang in Los Angeles, CA; Nick Dragotta in Santa Clara, CA; The Lakes International Comic Art Festival in Kendal, Cumbria, UK; F.A.C.T.S. convention in Ghent, Belgium

  • Vertical Inc. Debuts New Comics Line at New York Comic Con 2014

    At New York Comic Con, Vertical Inc., a New York City publisher specializing in Japanese prose works and manga, announced plans to launch Vertical Comics, a new imprint focused solely on manga and anime-related titles.

  • Somehow, New York Comic Con Gets Bigger

    Attendance at New York Comic-Con 2014 has reportedly grown by 20,000 to 151,000 people, making it even bigger than San Diego Comic-Con.

  • New York Comic Con 2014: Trajectory, Diamond Target Schools, Libraries

    Trajectory and Diamond Comics Distributors announced an initiative at New York Comic Con to provide an expanded catalogue of digital comics and graphic novels to schools and libraries.

  • ICv2 Confab Showcases New Comics Customers, Growing Sales

    The ICv2 conference offered data on the new comics customer, the explosive growth of comics festivals, and a discussion of what this new customer is reading.

  • New York Comic Con 2014: All Our Coverage

    Stay up to date on all the latest news about New York Comic Con 2014 with Publishers Weekly—daily updates, podcasts and more. We'll have exclusive interviews, photos and all the rest of the action here.

  • Upcoming Comics Events: 10/6–10/12

    'Gotham Academy' Signing in Syracuse, NY; New York Comic Con in New York, NY; Takeshi Obata in New York, NY; Hyderabad Comic Con in Hyderabad, India

  • ICv2 Confab Examines ‘The New Comics Customer’

    This year's ICv2 Conference, a half-day event to be held the day before New York Comic Con opens, will examine “The New Comics Customer," and look at the forces behind a resurgent comics marketplace that is attracting new readers.

  • Panel Mania: Artistic Ambitions Collide in Walter Scott's 'Wendy'

    Walter Scott's "Wendy" charts the trials of its eponymous heroine, an intelligent, 20-something, art school graduate with dreams of artistic success and stardom.

  • Upcoming Comics Events: 9/29–10/5

    Michael DeForge, Patrick Kyle, and Simon Hanselmann in Minneapolis, MN; New York Super Week in New York, NY; Alternate Press Expo in San Francisco, CA; Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo in Cambridge, MA

  • Kobo, Cartoon Books Ink Digital Deal for ‘Bone,’ ‘RASL’

    E-book retailer Kobo has reached an agreement with Cartoon Books, the publishing company cofounded by cartoonist Jeff Smith, to release multi-volume digital editions of Smith's Eisner Award-Winning series Bone and RASL

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