Posts Tagged ‘Minicomics’

Work Ethic: Ten Thousand Things To Do #6

Posted by on January 16th, 2010 at 6:23 AM
Rob reviews the last collection of Jesse Reklaw's diary comic, Ten Thousand Things to Do ,#6.

Minicomics Round-Up: Darryl Ayo & Aaron Cockle

Posted by on January 11th, 2010 at 5:33 AM

Rob reviews minicomics by Darryl Ayo and Aaron Cockle.


Anyanyway #1 by Darryl Ayo:  This comic featuring two stories was all about character design and character interaction.  Ayo seems to have been studying folks like Matthew Thurber in that

Fear & Loathing: Life of Vice #1

Posted by on January 6th, 2010 at 5:55 AM

Rob reviews Robin Enrico’s new minicomic, LIFE OF VICE #1.

Robin Enrico has never been vague in detailing what inspired each of his comics, nor has he been evasive in coming to terms with needing to go in a new

Horror of the Story Told: Monsters & Girls #2 and The Basket Ogress #1

Posted by on January 2nd, 2010 at 9:54 AM
Rob reviews two different takes on horror: THE BASKET OGRESS #1, by Colleen Frakes; and MONSTERS & GIRLS: AMELIA, PART 2.

Flights: New Comics From Alexis Frederick-Frost and Penina Gal

Posted by on December 30th, 2009 at 5:13 AM
Rob reviews THE FIRE MESSENGER #2, by Penina Gal; and an untitled mini from Alexis Frederick-Frost.

This ‘N That From CCS

Posted by on December 28th, 2009 at 5:54 AM
Rob reviews a variety of different minis from current students at the Center for Cartoon Studies (CCS). Included are looks at works by Jose-Luis Olivares, Melissa Mendes,and G.P. Bonesteel.

“This Really Is Happening”: Snake Oil #4 and #5

Posted by on December 26th, 2009 at 5:15 AM
Rob reviews Chuck Forsman's SNAKE OIL #4 and #5.

Desolation and Escape: One Thousand Lies & Only Skin

Posted by on December 23rd, 2009 at 5:12 AM
Rob reviews a few comics from former and current students of the Center for Cartoon Studies: ONE THOUSAND LIES, by Laura Terry and ONLY SKIN #4, by Sean Ford.

Labyrinths: Annotated #3 and #4

Posted by on December 21st, 2009 at 5:47 AM

Rob reviews two issues of former CCS student Aaron Cockle’s one-man anthology, ANNOTATED.

Aaron Cockle’s work is a demented combination of Gabrielle Bell, Franz Kafka, Jorge Luis Borges, and Zak Sally, with hints of Skip Williamson in his visual style. 

One Artist Anthologies: Jen Vaughn & Morgan Pielli

Posted by on December 19th, 2009 at 5:22 AM
Rob reviews several one-artist anthologies from the Center for Cartoon Studies. Reviewed are MENSTRUATION STATION #1 & #2, by Jen Vaughan and INDESTRUCTIBLE UNIVERSE QUARTERLY #3, by Morgan Piell.

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