Blogging, industry Best Collected Editions Links This Week by Chris Marshall • February 3, 2012 • 0 Comments Here are some of the best posts/articles regarding comic book reprints and collected editions that I have retweeted on @ChrisCCL, Facebook, Google+, and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Almanac Mike Kelley (1954-2012) Al Rio aka Alvaro Araújo Lourenço do Rio (19 May 1962 – 30 January 2012), Brazilian comic book artist, Gen13 (Wildstorm) Mike Pandel aka Triforce Mike (1983 – 2012), employee of Orlando, Florida’s A Comic Shop Announcements / PR Mike Norton’s Battlepug Gets Collected by Dark Horse – I’m so glad for Mike! He’s a great guy and this is a great series! DC Comics Fall 2012 and Vertigo Collections and Original Graphic Novels Coming in Fall 2012 - I gave my opinion and a short rundown on my podcast this week. Tim Batiuk to release Complete Funky Winkerbean collection - I’ll be getting this collection for my sister next Christmas. The French Promote Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Better Than Anyone (video) - Hold the anchovies. The Complete Crumb Comics Volume 1 Returns in New Printing Bill Everett Archives v1 Toronto Book Launch Event on Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 7pm, The Beguiling (Toronto) Detective John Blacksad returns to face A Silent Hell (Dark Horse) in July - Eisner and Harvey Award–winning duo Juan Díaz Canales and Juanjo Guarnido are back with another incredible tale to shock and awe crime-fiction fans and comics-art aficionados alike! 12 page Preview Of The Lone Ranger/Zorro: The Death of Zorro TP (Dynamite Entertainment) Awards / Lists Tony Lee, Steve White And Mark Buckingham To Judge Eagle Talent Award - Thanks to Rich, Bleeding Cool Stumptown Comic Arts Awards 2012 Open for Submissions Jim Woodring Wins Jury Prize At Angoulême – And Other Awards American Booksellers Association have released the Indie Comics & Graphic Works Bestseller List for the two-month period ending January 22, 2012 Jean-Claude Denis Wins The Grand Prix At Angouleme (video) Interviews / Essays Creating a Personal Vernacular Canadian Design Style: The Collected Doug Wright Zippy the Pinhead creator Bill Griffith (video) - I’ve been reading Zippy for years in the Detroit Metro Times. I don’t always get the humor, but I do enjoy it. Law / Business Rich Burlew Raises A Quarter Million To Publish Collections – Thanks to Tom, Comics Reporter Capstone signs educational licensing agreement with DC Entertainment News Charles Vess Donates Book Of Ballads Material To LOC Thanks to Tom, Comics Reporter News from Mid-Winter conference of the American Library Association held in Dallas, Texas Reviews The Greatest Stories Ever Told Vol. 1 TPB (DC Comics) Prince Valiant Vol. 4: 1943-1944 (Fantagraphics) John Romita’s The Amazing Spider-Man The Artists Edition (IDW) 75 Years of DC Comics: The Art of Modern Myth Making (Taschen) Hulk Vol. 3: Hulk No More (Marvel Comics) It Was the War of the Trenches (Fantagraphics) Marvel Vs DC Omnibuses (video) …and at the end of the shelf: The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore from Moonbot Studios, 2012 Oscar-Nominated Animated Short Be sure to keep current with all the latest and best Comic Book Collected Edition news by subscribing to the Collected Comics Library’s RSS feed.