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Saga #24: The Return Of Lying Cat, Sophie, Gwendolyn, And The Will, And A Round Of Applause For Fiona Staples!

By Christine Marie Vinciquarra [*Mild spoilers for Saga #24 below!] Finally! After five issues, Lying Cat, Sophie, Gwendolyn and The Will are back! Thank you Brian K. Vaughan, thank you so much. I totally understand now why he did what …

Brian K. Vaughan, Cory Doctorow, An FBI Agent And An Ex-Israeli Soldier Join Forces at NYCC

By Paul Gullas Brian K. Vaughan stepped to the podium and gestured to his other panelists to cheers, “first of all, isn’t this the most badass panel?”. It would be a great TV show, he said. “An FBI agent, a …

Brian K. Vaughan To Make Rare Signing Appearance In San Francisco This November

Brian K. Vaughan will be making a very rare signing appearance in San Francisco at Comix Experience on November 22nd in celebration of the release of the first Saga hardcover collection. For ordering information and signing details go here. This …

Saga #23: The Plot Thickens…

By Christine Marie Vinciquarra It’s always a happy day when I go to my local comic book store to pick up a new issue of Saga by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples. It’s an even happier day when the …

Brian K Vaughan And Marcos Martin’s The Private Eye Hit Six Figures, In Sales And Dollars

With its eight issue published today, the digtal pay-what-you-want comic The Private Eye by Bryan K Vaughan, Marcos Martin and Muntsa Vicente has hit sales of “well into “six figures in total – and in revenue. Which means each issue, …

The Groceries Are Flying! Issue #22 Of Saga Heats Up

By Christine Marie Vinciquarra [*Mild spoilers for Issue #22 of Saga below!] I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again; Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples know how to start their issues with an eye-catching scene! I’m happy to …

The Pictorial Narrative, Roy Lichtenstein And The Pregnant Moment In Saga

By Bart Bishop Saga is the controversial space opera by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples. From the get-go it sparked scandal, specifically for a main character breastfeeding her baby on the front cover in the first volume. This is …

The Robot Kingdom Steals The Spotlight In Issue #21 Of Saga

By Christine Marie Vinciquarra If you’ve read my past reviews of Saga, you’ll know that I have always favored Alana and Marko’s storyline over any other events that happen in the plot. However, my opinion has definitely shifted after reading …

Saga #20 Is Headed For New Territory

By Christine Marie Vinciquarra Let’s all just take a moment to applaud Brain K. Vaughn and Fiona Staples for their wonderful abilities to start so many issues of Saga off with a scene that makes your eyes pop out of …

Do You Want Saga #25 To Have 25 Covers?

Today’s Saga #20 is lovely. A beautiful book full of irresponsible parents, angry children, massacres, dancing and copious drugs taking. What’s not to love? But in the back, Brian K Vaughan raises a spectre to come… He tells how his early …

For What It’s Worth, We Reported That Brian K. Vaughan Was Leaving Under The Dome A Couple Of Weeks Ago

On May 27th, Rich ran the headline: Brian K Vaughan Leaves Under The Dome For Comics – And *That* Saga #19 Beginning And End Today, The Hollywood Reporter ran the headline: ‘Under the Dome’ EP Brian K. Vaughan Exits (Exclusive) …

Still Not Over Saga #19

By Christine Marie Vinciquarra [*Spoilers for Saga #19 below!] Remember that feeling you got when you opened your first issue of Saga and witnessed the birth of Hazel? It was definitely an explosive way to start a series. Issue 19 …

New Saga Reader Gets Onboard – Discovering The Depths Of Volume Three

By Christine Marie Vinciquarra [*Spoilers for Volume 3 of Saga below!] A skeleton monster, an author throwing up on a baby, and a handful of hallucinations, what more could a reader ask for?  Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples have …

New Saga Reader Gets Onboard – Embracing The Energy Of Volume Two

By Christine Marie Vinciquarra [*Spoilers for Saga: Volume 2 below!] Volume 1 of Saga was the beginning of a heart-pounding adventure, so it didn’t take long for me to dive into Volume 2 of this highly addictive series. It’s very …

Brian K Vaughan Leaves Under The Dome For Comics – And *That* Saga #19 Beginning And End

Brian K Vaughan has a new issue of Saga out, the first in three months. He has a new Private Eye out, with a collection of the previous five issues. Then there’s a new season of Under The Dome… but …

This Week’s Saga Makes You Cheer And Cry (SPOILERS)

By Julz Hendricks Comic fans have anxiously been waiting to get their Saga fix, and boy did we get it! The first page was in your face, bold and racy, everything that is Saga. In case you are new to …

New Saga Reader Gets Onboard – Savoring The Magic Of Volume One

By Christine Marie Vinciquarra If you’re looking for a graphic novel that starts off with a bang, I promise you that Saga will not disappoint. This story is so unique that it is impossible to put it down. Saga transports …

Essential 8 Comics From The Shelf – Hard Drinking Irish Vampires, Reluctant Cannibalism And A Mea Culpa To Johnnie Christmas

By Erik Grove This week is going to be a little bit different. I always write about comics I like – if I don’t like them, I don’t write about them – but there are a lot of books that …