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Interview: Jimmy Palmiotti on Queen Crab

Back a few months, Jimmy Palmiotti mounted his first kickstart campaign. He had a story he wanted to tell, and he chose crowdfunding as a way to get that story published. He’s put out a lot of creator owned work, … Continue reading

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Best of 2010

Welcome to Girls Read Comics’ Favorites of 2010! From behind the scenes to the comics themselves, we’ve come up with a list of our favorites this year. Continue reading

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The Pro animation

I talked here about how much I love the book The Pro.  Written by Garth Ennis, with Amanda Conner, Jimmy Palmiotti and Paul Mounts on the art team, it tells a rather entertaining story of a prostitute-turned-superhero.  It’s a very … Continue reading

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Dear Yule Penguin

As you wake from your slumber in the South Pole, and prepare to swim north to provide all the waiting boys and girls their presents (and sometimes a regurgitated fish) to commemorate the winter/summer solstice (hemisphere dependent), I thought I … Continue reading

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GRCT readers top 25 writers

Yesterday I decided to ask something of our twitter following.  It was a seemingly simple question, ‘Who are your three favourite comic writers’.  Seemingly simple, but for many very very hard.  How can you judge that sort of thing?  Did … Continue reading

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Holidays are coming…

Yesterday my best friend came over and said the most horrifying 5 words: Christmas is three weeks away. How did that happen, I found myself wondering?  How did the holidays creep up on me this year?  What was I going … Continue reading

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Dee’s top three – miniseries

It’s about time we got to these isn’t it?  In my mind, self-contained short series are one of the joys of the comic world.  I love that they follow and arc and tell a specific story, without worrying too much … Continue reading

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The Last Resort

The Last Resort Writers: Jimmy Palmiotti & Justin Gray Artist: Giancarlo Caracuzzo Covers: Darwyn Cooke, Amanda Conner Zombies, it seems, are everywhere.  Though the creatures in the Last Resort aren’t  zombies.  They’re something rather different, as is this story. The … Continue reading

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Dinner & Drinks with the Hero Initiative!

I promised more info on last night’s awesome dinner hosted by the Hero Initiative, which Dee was so awesomely kind as to buy me a ticket for. It was incredibly mellow and great, everyone talking comics and movies and alcohol … Continue reading

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comiXology and my favourite books

I realise that I recommend a lot of comics.  It can be hard to break into an ongoing series, or to find old trades or graphic novels at your LCS.  More than that, it can be expensive to buy them … Continue reading

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