“Watchmen” – “Peteypedia” Files #3: No “American Hero Story” Fan; “New Fontiersman” Urges “White Flight” to Mars; Crawford/Keene’s 1955 Connection

Now that HBO‘s pseudo-sequel to Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons‘ celebrated comic book series Watchmen has been unveiled to the world – it seems the world’s liking what they’re seeing so far from Damon Lindelof‘s “remix”. Even die-hard Watchmen purists appear to be slowly coming around – and they should. Bleeding Cool didn’t exactly pull […]

Five Page Comic Fails To Persuade US District Judge

Bob Kohn, a lawyer in the current e-book antitrust lawsuit, in opposition to the Justice Department’s proposed settlement was told by the U.S. District Judge Denise Cote of Manhattan to submit his argument in five pages. He did so in a comic book, created to comply with court rules over font size and margins. The […]

Are The Marvel Pirated Comics An Inside Job?

David Brothers, in a long and thoroughly thought through post, sets the case that Marvel comics made available for illegal download are sourced from art files coming from Marvel itself. Indeed, he makes the case that someone inside Marvel is leaking, citing pages such as the following with lettering flaws – words from a different […]