Links: Adventures ends, Heropotamus begins
Here’s a great conversation between two cartoonists who both do historical fiction, although of very different types: Stan Sakai (Usagi Yojimbo) and Chris Schweizer (Crogan’s Vengeance), brought together by The Comics Journal.
Geek Dad lists the best kids’ comics of the decade.
Marvel is ending the current incarnation of its Marvel Adventures line.
Ada Price takes a look at comics adaptations of the classics at Publishers Weekly Comics Week.
Kevin Melrose has the Silver Sponsor Free Comic Book Day comics, with covers, at Robot 6.
Steve Bennett on Fantastic Four comics (ICv2)
Michael May on The Good Neighbors, Book Two – Kith (Robot 6)
Vom Marlowe on How to Draw Manga: Ultimate Manga Lessons, Vol. 5: Basics of Portraying Action (The Hooded Utilitarian)
Chris Wilson on The Prince of Persia (The Graphic Classroom)
Sterg Botzakis on Satchel Paige: Striking Out Jim Crow (Graphic Novel Resources)
Elizabeth Burns on The Secret Science Alliance and the Copycat Crook (A Chair, a Fireplace, and a Tea Cozy)
Larry Litle on Teen Titans Go! (The Graphic Classroom)
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About Brigid Alverson
Brigid Alverson, the editor of the Good Comics for Kids blog, has been reading comics since she was 4. She has an MFA in printmaking and has worked as a book editor and a newspaper reporter; now she is assistant to the mayor of Melrose, Massachusetts. In addition to editing GC4K, she writes about comics and graphic novels at MangaBlog, SLJTeen, Publishers Weekly Comics World, Comic Book Resources, MTV Geek, and Good E-Reader.com. Brigid is married to a physicist and has two daughters in college, which is why she writes so much. She was a judge for the 2012 Eisner Awards.
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