| Dec 21, 2012
| 3:09 PM
If you're a fan of older comic books and comic strips, Fantagraphics is your Santa Claus. The 21st century has proved a golden age for the reproduction of classic comics, with stellar reprint series from Boom! Studios, IDW and others. But Fantagraphics is the king on the cyan, magenta, yellow and black throne. It holds the rights at the moment to the four greatest comics of all time — George Herriman's “Krazy Kat,” Walt Kelly's “Pogo,” Carl Barks' “Uncle Scrooge” and Charles Schulz's “Peanuts” —and is in the midst of reissuing their complete runs in glorious editions that finally do justice to their artwork without subjecting it to the shushing, respectful atmosphere of the museum.
| Nov 22, 2012
Call it Christmas, call it Hanukkah, call it Kwanzaa, Winter Solstice or Festivus. The truth is, we here at Hero ...