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Unfinished Harvey Kurtzman Christmas Carol Adaptation Now Available On Comixology

Unfinished Harvey Kurtzman Christmas Carol Adaptation Now Available On Comixology

Starting today on digital comics platform Comixology, you can purchase Harvey Kurtzman's Marley's Ghost, which is not, as the title implies, a graphic novel about a ghost named Marley belonging to deceased legendary comics creator Harvey Kurtzman, but rather a graphic novel called Marley's Ghost by Harvey Kurtzman, an adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic,[...]

New York Comic Con To Host Harvey Awards Ceremony Beginning in 2018

New York Comic Con To Host Harvey Awards Ceremony Beginning in 2018

The Harvey Awards is one of the most prestigious events within the comic book industry and, on the heels of its 30th anniversary, it appears the ceremony will be taking-up new residence in iconic cartoonist Harvey Kurtzman's hometown.ReedPOP announced today that New York Comic Con (NYCC) will now stand as the new home for the[...]

On This Day In Pop Culture History For February 21

On This Day In Pop Culture History For February 21

They were stone-age selfie machines. [gallery columns="5" size="large" ids="614119,614120,614117,614118,614116"] Today in Bleeding Cool history, Jess Harrold reported on a fascinating Batman trademark case and ruling in the UK. LOTS of Birthdays today, including Charles Scribner music publisher (1821), Erma Bombeck author/humorist (1927), Nina Simone musician (1933), John Lewis Civil Rights activist/Congressman (1940), Alan Rickman actor (1946), Anthony Daniels actor (1946), Robert Armstrong cartoonist/Creator of Mickey Rat (1950), Kelsey Grammer actor (1955), Chuck Palahniuk writer (1962), David Foster Wallace writer (1962), Ellen Page actress (1987)[gallery size="large" ids="614123,614127,614133,614129,614121,614122,614134,614130,614124,614125,614126"]Sadly, some greats passed away today as well,[...]

Discussions With Scott Allie &#8211 Dark Horses Comedic Triumph In Buffy Season 10 Axes Out In The Goon Facing Time In Captain Midnight Staying Scary In Aliens Monster-Heroes In Criminal Macabre And More

Discussions With Scott Allie – Dark Horse's Comedic Triumph In Buffy Season 10, Axes Out In The Goon, Facing Time In Captain Midnight, Staying Scary In Aliens, Monster-Heroes In Criminal Macabre And More

Following on from a massive state-of-the-industry interview with Scott Allie, Editor-in-Chief at Dark Horse recently here at Bleeding Cool in which we talked about SDCC strategies, defining creator-owned as a term, and many upcoming books, Allie joins us again to talk about a whole new slate of upcoming titles, from Buffy Season 10 #7 where[...]


Dark Horse Brings 1959 Graphic Novel Harvey Kurtzmans Jungle Book Back Into Print

Dark Horse Brings 1959 Graphic Novel, Harvey Kurtzman's Jungle Book, Back Into Print

Harvey Kurtzman's Jungle Book: Or, Up from the Apes! (and Right Back Down)—In Which Are Described in Words and Pictures Businessmen, Private Eyes, Cowboys, and Other Heroes All Exhibiting the Progress of Man from the Darkness of the Cave into the Light of Civilization by Means of Television, Wide Screen Movies, the Stone Axe, and[...]

Four Color Roots Part 4: X-Men Image Exodus Batman Redefined In Animation (1991-1992)

Four Color Roots Part 4: X-Men, Image Exodus, Batman Redefined In Animation (1991-1992)

Then, there were eyestrain-inducing facsimile pages from Robert Crumb’s 1989 tribute to Harvey Kurtzman At this time, I only knew of Crumb as a lovable goofball trying to hunt down back issues he couldn’t find I related.Then there was a compelling, bewildering page on the 1960s’ underground comix era, including the truly puzzling (at this[...]

Al Feldstein 28 Year Editor Of Mad Magazine Passes Away

Al Feldstein, 28 Year Editor Of Mad Magazine, Passes Away

Feldstein assumed leadership of Mad in 1956 following in the footsteps of Harvey Kurtzman, and during his tenure mainstays of Mad's burgeoning popularity included Spy vs Spy, Snappy Answers to Stupid Questions, and many others Feldstein's sensibilities were responsible for shaping satire of the second half of the 20th century not only in comics, but[...]


Onomatopoeia Gone Mad

Onomatopoeia Gone Mad

Its an old story that ran in Mad Magazine #20 by Harvey Kurtzman and Wally Wood Chris Samnee posted it on his blog and it seemed like a good thing to share.I think I can run this without the Dan Slott spoiler warnings...One of the fun things as[...]