Roger’s Comic Ramblings: The Library of American Comics/IDW’s Walt Disney’s Silly Symphonies: The Sunday Newspaper Comics


Walt Disney's Silly Symphonies: The Sunday Newspaper Comics Vol. 1

Walt Disney’s Silly Symphonies: The Sunday Newspaper Comics Vol. 1


Walt Disney’s Silly Symphony comic strips ran in newspapers from 1932-1945. While some of these strips have been reprinted over the years, many weren’t – until now. The four-volume Walt Disney’s Silly Symphonies: The Sunday Newspaper Comics from The Library of American Comics and IDW collects the strips in their entirety for the first time. The Volume Four published recently, Westfield’s Roger Ash takes a look at this impressive undertaking.

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Interview: Carlos Guzman-Verdugo & Alejandro Verdugo on IDW’s Napoleon Dynamite


Napoleon Dynamite #1 Sara Richard cover

Napoleon Dynamite #1 Sara Richard cover


It’s senior year and things look sweet for Napoleon. Until someone accuses Pedro of cheating in the election. Gosh! Writers Carlos Guzman-Verdugo and Alejandro Verdugo use their interview skills and tell us more about the Napoleon Dynamite comic.

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Interview: Paul Allor on IDW’s G.I. Joe


G.I. Joe #1

G.I. Joe #1


Cobra has won. They’ve toppled governments around the world. G.I. Joe fights back with ordinary citizens engaged in covert activities. This is the new reality for G.I. Joe. Writer Paul Allor tells us more about this strange, new world.

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Interview: John Lees on IDW’s Mountainhead


Mountainhead #1

Mountainhead #1


A father and son living off the grid. The lone survivor of of a climbing expedition. A Canadian town. These are the ingredients for Mountainhead, a psychological thriller/horror story from IDW. Writer John Lees shares a peek behind the scenes of this new series.

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Interview: Rich Douek on IDW’s Road of Bones


Road of Bones #1

Road of Bones #1


An escape from a horrific Siberian gulag leads to a different kind of terror in IDW’s Road of Bones. Writer Rich Douek joins us for a look at this creepy new series.

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Interview: Beau Smith, Tim Rozon & Chris Evenhuis on IDW’s Wynonna Earp: Bad Day at Black Rock


Wynonna Earp: Bad Day at Black Rock

Wynonna Earp: Bad Day at Black Rock


Wynonna Earp faces a jailbreak of epic proportions in Wynonna Earp: Bad Day at Black Rock. Co-writers Beau Smith and Tim Rozon and artist Chris Evenhuis give us the lowdown on this original graphic novel adventure.

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Interview: Michael Avon Oeming on IDW’s Dick Tracy Forever


Dick Tracy Forever #1

Dick Tracy Forever #1


Dick Tracy fights crime in the past, present, and future in Dick Tracy Forever. How is that possible? Writer/artist Michael Avon Oeming reveals all!

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Interview: Brian Ruckley on IDW’s Transformers


Transformers #1 Gabriel Rodriguez cover

Transformers #1 Gabriel Rodriguez cover


Think you know Transformers? Well, think again! IDW is rebooting the comic series with writer Brian Ruckley and artists Angel Hernandez and Ron Joseph. Ruckley stops by to tell us more about this exciting new series.

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Interview: Ron Goulart on IDW’s Star Hawks Vol. 1


Star Hawks Vol. 1 HC

Star Hawks Vol. 1 HC


Science fiction returned to the comics page in a big way in the 1970s with Ron Goulart and Gil Kane’s Star Hawks. The complete run of the comic strip is being collected in a series of three hardcovers volumes from IDW and The Library of American Comics beginning with Star Hawks Vol. 1 HC. Writer Ron Goulart tells us more about this exciting series.

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Markley’s Fevered Brain: A Few Last Minute Suggestions


Nexus: Into the Past and Other Stories

Nexus: Into the Past and Other Stories


Wayne Markley looks at some great last minute gifts for comic fans including Nexus: Into the Past and Other Stories, Usagi Yojimbo, Popeye Classics, and more!

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