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Bill And Ted Are Doomed &#8211 But Are Better Than The Film

Bill And Ted Are Doomed – But Are Better Than The Film

A couple of weeks after the Bill And Ted Face The Music came out, Dark Horse Comics published Bill and Ted Are Doomed, a comic book with a creative dream team - co-creator of Bill and Ted and screenwriter Ed Solomon, the original writer/artist of the much-acclaimed Bill And Ted comic book from Marvel and[...]

The Young Billy and Thea in Bill And Ted Are Doomed #1 Out Tomorrow

The Young Billy and Thea in Bill And Ted Are Doomed #1 Out Tomorrow

As Bill And Ted return with Face The Music - we are also seeing a comic book turn, a new Bill And Ted series written by Evan Dorkin, who created the Marvel series that was a real comic book highlight of the nineties, along with the movie co-creator snd writer Ed Solomon, and drawn by[...]

Everyone Should Be Following Roger Langridge on Instagram

Everyone Should Be Following Roger Langridge on Instagram

I first became aware of the work of cartoonist Roger Langridge when I was a kid, with his comic book Knuckles The Malevolent Nun, Frankenstein Meets Shirley Temple and Zoot, all pretty edgy-but-silly stuff.  But then I saw his Doctor Who art, and I even got to publish his Bill The Clown in my own[...]

Bill &#038 Ted: Face The Music Gets a Comic Book Prequel With Evan Dorkin

Bill & Ted: Face The Music Gets a Comic Book Prequel With Evan Dorkin

Merging the anarchy of Milk and Cheese with the pop-cultural deep dives of Pirate Corps, it took what was genuinely a better-than-it-ought-to-be series of Bill & Ted movies and gave us a comic book series that was even sillier, funnier and surprisingly heart warming, amongst the time/dimension-travelling and robot-building insanity.Now that we are getting a new movie, Bill &[...]

Hawkman Brings the Plague to the DC Universe &#8211 is it Too On The Beak

Hawkman Brings the Plague to the DC Universe – is it Too On The Beak?

But to be fair, at a time like this, is it an unreasonable conclusion to come to About Hawkman spreading the plague, I mean.Because it also reminded me of a dream that Roger Langridge had, and added to his amazing shutdown feed on Instagram, detailing the daily moments of living in shutdown as a cartoonist[...]

Dark Horse to Publish All-Ages Criminy OGN by Roger Langridge and Ryan Ferrier

Dark Horse to Publish All-Ages Criminy OGN by Roger Langridge and Ryan Ferrier

Dark Horse announced via press release Wednesday that they will publish a new original graphic novel by writer Ryan Ferrier and artist Roger Langridge called Criminy in September Described as a "humorous, absurd tale about a family on the run," the book's synposis is below: Criminy follows Daggum Criminy as his peaceful life is suddenly interrupted[...]

Roger Langridge On Why Betty Boop Is Still Relevant

Roger Langridge On Why Betty Boop Is Still Relevant

All-new adventures of Betty Boop (with her pals Koko the Clown and Bimbo.) came to Dynamite Entertainment from award-winning writer Roger Langridge and artist Gisele Lagace The cover art here is by the great Howard Chaykin.Now those comics have been collected for Betty’s fans in a new TPB edition.Below, writer Roger Langridge discusses his fascination[...]

Writers Commentary &#8211 Roger Langridge On Wrapping Up Betty Boop

Writer's Commentary – Roger Langridge On Wrapping Up Betty Boop

Dynamite has sent us a  Writer's Commentary by Roger Langridge for Betty Boop #4, the series finale, on sale now Cover by Langridge and interiors by Gisele Lagace.Page 1A tone-setting splash page, with the essential elements of the story to come all laid out This month it's movies and fiery pits, and a theme of[...]


Writers Commentary &#8211 Roger Langridge Breaksdown Betty Boop #3

Writer's Commentary – Roger Langridge Breaksdown Betty Boop #3

Dynamite Entertainment has sent over Roger Langridge's Writer's Commentary for Betty Boop #3 which hit stands last week. Langridge did the cover below while the interiors are by Gisele Lagace.Page 1As a way of setting the tone for each issue, I wanted the opening splash page to resemble a 1930s movie poster. It sort of duplicates the[...]



A Writers Commentary: Roger Langridge talks Betty Boop #1

A Writer's Commentary: Roger Langridge talks Betty Boop #1

A Writer’s Commentary: Roger Langridge talks Betty Boop #1, on sale now from Dynamite. cover by the great Howard Chaykin and interiors by Gisele Lagace.Page 1When I wrote this story, I still had no idea who the artist was going to be, but the image I had in my head for the splash page was of[...]

Roger Langridge Tries To Tap Into The Dream-Logic Of Cartoons

Roger Langridge Tries To Tap Into The Dream-Logic Of Cartoons

Writer Roger Langridge talks to Byron Brewer about re-establishing and modernizing the classic Fleisher character Betty Boop and what if any censorship he has to put on himself The cover art in this article are by Langridge and J Bone.BYRON BREWER: Roger, with issue #3 of Betty Boop, on sale in December, you have really[...]

Empowering A 1930s Icon &#8211 Roger Langridge Talks Betty Boop

Empowering A 1930's Icon – Roger Langridge Talks Betty Boop

The return of 1930's animated icon Betty Boop continues as Roger Langridge talks about empowering the famous flapper while keeping the elements that made her a hit Covers for the second issue of the new Dynamite series are by Langrdige and J Bone.BYRON BREWER: Roger, you have told me that you want to keep the[...]


Staying In The 30s &#8211 Roger Langridge Keeps What Makes Betty Boop Iconic

Staying In The 30's – Roger Langridge Keeps What Makes Betty Boop Iconic

Former Popeye writer Roger Langridge will be writing the new series for Dynamite and talked with Byron Brewer about the direction for the comic and just what form the original cartoons we're going to see Covers are by Howard Chaykin, series artist Gisele Lagace and Langridge himself.BYRON BREWER: Is any cartoon property more iconic than Betty[...]

Roger Langridge And Gisèle Lagace Revive Betty Boop With Dynamite At San Diego

Roger Langridge And Gisèle Lagace Revive Betty Boop With Dynamite At San Diego

This October the publisher will be printing brand new adventures of Betty Boop (with her pals Koko the Clown and Bimbo) from writer Roger Langridge (The Muppets), artist Gisèle Lagacé (Archie) and colourist Maria Victoria Robado Join Betty as she works at the Oop-A-Doop Club, dreams of hitting the big-time, looks after her old Grampy..[...]


Sherlock Holmes Mrs. Hudson The Baker Street Peculiars Is A Fun Read

Sherlock Holmes? Mrs. Hudson? The Baker Street Peculiars Is A Fun Read

Today brings the release of The Baker Street Peculiars from KaBOOM! Written by Roger Langridge, with art by Andy Hirsch, this tale takes place in 1930s London What’s the problem? Giant stone lion statues are coming to life, messing up the city Who’s there to solve the mystery? Well, it would appear to be Sherlock Holmes[...]