Publishing Prosfessionals: join us at BEA

May 27, 2014 by  
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Thursday through Saturday, we’ll be at booth 1747 sharing with sister co. Papercutz. Come discover our new titles announced for this fall, from the much awaited new Dungeon titles (which may end it all?) to a docudrama about Christian Dior’s life, to the new book by the team of the acclaimed Miss Don’t Touch Me, […]

Death of a Spaceman

May 27, 2014 by  
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Last week, Dutch astronaut and innovator Wubbo Ockels died at the age of 68. This came as a shock to everyone of my generation who sat glued to the TV screen as a child in 1985, when he went into space. The day after I heard the news, I made this comic: These pages will be part of […]

ALL STAR Knocks It Out Of The Park

May 26, 2014 by  
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The reviews for Jesse Lonergan’s All Star are in! “It’s an authentic tale of life in a small community, particularly in the wordless sequences of ball practice or late-night party. It’s a pleasure to get lost in the art.” – Comics Worth Reading “Lonergan’s story hits all the right notes of smalltown life and athletic […]

May 26, 2014 by  
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NBM in July: Zombillenium 2

May 22, 2014 by  
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Here’s what we’ve got being solicited for in comics stores this month; The next volume of the increasingly popular Zombillenium series! The first volume, out last July, has already sold out and is going back to press with this one. Zombillenium, vol.2 Human Resources Arthur De Pins Tempers are flaring around Zombillenium, the monster amusement […]

Happy Birthday, Bertrand Russell!

May 18, 2014 by  
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Today is the 142nd birthday of famous philosopher/mathematician Bertrand Russell. He is the one who undermined the indisputability of logic by posing his famous Paradox, which I drew in my book Science: a Discovery in Comics as follows: If you really want to get into Bertrand Russell though, you should read Logicomix, which is an […]

Dutch History part 1

May 11, 2014 by  
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This year and the next, The Netherlands celebrate their 200th anniversary as a Kingdom. Museum Meermanno asked me to make ten panels about the life of William I, first King of The Netherlands, responsible for the (first) constitution. Last week, these panels were officially revealed in the Public Library in The Hague, and after 2nd […]

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NBM Heads To TCAF! Dillies! Hobbs! Tuazon! Lonergan! Blain!

May 5, 2014 by  
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This weekend, May 10th and 11th The Toronto Public Library and The Beguiling team up once again to present the Toronto Comics Art Festival (TCAF) with several NBM authors in attendance.  We’ll be holding court at Table 172, so come on by! Renaud Dillies will be a featured guest and will be making TCAF his […]