CCL Podcast #286 – Marvelman Classic HC

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Collected Comics Library Podcast #286 29,937Kb; 29m 57s Last summer at Comic Con 2009 all the buzz was about Marvel obtaining the reprint rights to Marvelman. Immediately everyone seemed to say “Hooray!” Alan Moore and Neil Gaimen and everyone else have put aside their differences and we were…

The Art of the Introduction

Introductions have become a staple in just about every collected edition published these days. They are designed to give the reader insight into what to expect, what to look for and why the following is important. It sets the stage as to what’s to come and to give you an overview of why the book…

CCL Podcast #275 – Chris Staros, Publisher, Top Shelf Productions

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Collected Comics Library Podcast #275 43,163Kb; 45m 56s I’m back once again with Chris Staros, Publisher of Top Shelf Productions. In the conversation we cover The Surrogates movie an its impact on an independent publisher, Alan Moore’s Dodgem Logic, Eddie Campbell’s The Playwright, Jess Fink’s We Can Fix…

CCL Podcast #229 – Trading The Green Lantern Corps (Blackest Night)

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Collected Comics Library Podcast #229 33,562Kb; 28m 25s http://www.collectedcomicslibrary.com/ DC Comics is underway with their big summer event Blackest Night. Today on the show I look at two recent trade paperbacks that not only feature members of the Green Lantern Corp, but Corps members who are playing pivotal…

Collected Edition Blog browsing on Thursday afternoon

For the past nine days it’s all been about Wednesday Comics, Blackest Night and gearing up for Comic-Con International; let’s see what’s been going on in the world of Collected Editions: Stumptown Trade Review has Annotations for Asterios Polyp, a book that I talked about on this week’s CCL podcast. The list is extremely helpful.…