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surfside girls
Fans of Kim Dwinell's bestselling Top Shelf Productions (IDW Publishing) graphic novel series Surfside Girls were in for some good news on Friday That's when Apple TV+ announced that it had given an order for a 10-episode live-action, all-ages series adaptation from WGA Award winner & Daytime Emmy Award-nominee May Chan (An American Girl Story:[...]
Eddie Campbell Speaks on his & Alan Moore's From Hell: Master Edition
IDW Publishing's Top Shelf has joined with Campbell for this new version of the classic, fully restored and with color added, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the book with From Hell: Master Edition It may have been a tour de force in black and white, and it's fun to joke around, but any lover[...]
Space Gays Battle the Patriarchy in Hannah Templer's Cosmoknights
Top Shelf has announced Cosmoknights, a new comic by Hannah Templer which will start as a webcomic, available at, and will be published as a graphic novel in Fall 2019 The headline pretty much says it all, but a press release provides some more details: Top Shelf Productions will publish the solo debut graphic novel[...]
IDW to Donate Portion of All Proceeds for Jekyll Island Chronicles to National WWI Memorial
A press release provides the finer details: With its second volume landing in bookstores everywhere this week, The Jekyll Island Chronicles is an award-winning series of alternate-history graphic novels, featuring an unlikely band of World War I veterans who continue to serve their country by battling an anarchist cabal in a post-war era of invention. On the[...]
Ryan Gosling Is Developing Jeff Lemire's Underwater Welder
Lemire, Chris Staros of Top Shelf and Ted Adams of IDW will produce. Anonymous entertainment recently produced Spotlight and The Revenant Gosling and Kao worked together on The Nice Guys and Song to Song.     Jeff Lemire's graphic novel, The Underwater Welder, is getting a big screen adaptation by Ryan Gosling, Ken Kao and Anonymous Entertainment. It tells[...]
Congressman John Lewis' March Series Concludes In August
It seems appropriate that Top Shelf announced the third and final segment in Congressman John Lewis' autobiographical series March The award winning series tells of Lewis' time in the Civil Rights Movement with Dr Martin Luther King and the historical march on Selma. A book like this is important to remind us not only how far[...]
A 10-Page Preview Of Top Shelf's New Graphic Novel The Fun Family
Top Shelf is bringing The Fun Family to comic shops this June The story by Benjamin Frisch is a funny, haunting and though-provoking deconstruction of an American art form, the suburban family comic strip. Beloved cartoonist Robert Fun has earned a devoted following for his circle-shaped newspaper comic strip, celebrating the wholesome American family by drawing inspiration[...]
Top Shelf and Troy Little To Adapt Hunter S. Thompson
Thompson, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Top Shelf will be publishing a comic adaptation of legendary journalist Hunter S Thompson's Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Taking on the task of bringing the genius blend of reality and fiction to the comic world is Eisner-nominated artist Troy Little (Chiaroscuro). The original book, subtitled A Savage Journey[...]
CTM Media Holdings Rebrands As IDW Media Holdings With Ted Adams As CEO
will consist of IDW Publishing, CTM Media Group, a distributor of print and digital advertising; IDW Entertainment, the television-development arm of IDW Publishing; San Diego Comic Art Gallery, a new comic art gallery space launching in summer 2015; e-ttractions, a travel-based web portal; Top Shelf Productions, IDW Games, producer of tabletop board games and card[...]
The Beautiful Genre Work Of Recoil Comics – Rich Tommaso Talks Shop
It's the fourth issue of short crime stories written by Eric Skillman (Liar's Kiss, Top Shelf) and will feature artwork by Rachel Freire, Andrew Maclean, Maxim Simic, Matt Weigle and FATALE and CRIMINAL artist, Sean Phillips. HMS: You are selling some art at the moment to support your work What's on sale and what role do[...]