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Bob Burden Flaming Carrot Interview

Bob Burden Talks The Flaming Carrot's Triumphant Return at Dark Horse Comics

Last month, Dark Horse Comics released The Flaming Carrot Comics Omnibus, collecting select stories from the surrealist comic book icon's four decades of publishing history. We spoke with creator Bob Burden via email interview about the book, learning how he selected which issues appeared in the omnibus, what he's up to next, and just what […]

Bob Burden's Flaming Carrot Gets an Omnibus at Dark Horse in September

It may be a long time, if ever, until we see the Mueller report, but Dark Horse Comics has an even longer, just as highly sought after tome in store for readers. In September, Dark Horse will publish the 400+ page Flaming Carrot Comics Omnibus by Bob Burden, they announced Thursday in a press release […]


Final Hour Of Flaming Carrot Brings Eastman And Sim To The Rescue

Bob Burden's Kickstarter campaign is ending in about an hour, for a signed and numbered hardcover of Flaming Carrot #4 – #11, The Wild Shall Wild Remain, out of print for many years, as well as including a brand new story, Cryptid. Dave Sim and Kevin Eastman are creating adding their characters for a limited […]

The Gumby Specials That Dare Not Say Art Adams' Name

Arthur Adams has drawn a number of comics over the years featuring American children's characters Gumby and Pokey. And last week saw the publication for the bizarrely named Gumby's Spring Special, collecting his Winter and Summer Specials, written by the Flaming Carrot's Bob Burden, now published by Gumby Comics/Wildcard Ink. But there's a glitch. There […]

Bob Burden To Launch Marble Comics At San Diego Comic Con

Bob Burden is best known for his Flaming Carrot and Mysterymen work. And now his new comic line Marble Comics (previewing at San Diego con) might present some more conflict to the Mystery Men controversy. Bleeding Cool: So… Marble Comics? Bob Burden: Well, it came to me in a dream. I bought this great marble […]

Talking To Bob Burden About Mysterymen, Mystery Men, Trademarks And Comics

Today, Marvel Comics publish Mystery Men #1, the first issue of a five part series,  The indicia of the comic however says that all characters featured are trademarks of Marvel Characters. The title, while the name of a forties DC comic book, is better known these days as the Mysterymen comic written and drawn by […]

Dark Horse Reminds Marvel Just Who Publishes Mysterymen

In a blogpost last night, Dark Horse made it very clear that they are the publisher's of Bob Burden's Mysterymen, in the light of Marvel's intention to publish a comic book Mystery Men, and that the series will return in print in the new Dark Horse Presents. Of course, there's nothing expressed in the post […]