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Jim Rugg offers early glimpses of two forthcoming projects

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  • Saturday, March 28th, 2009 at 7:15 AM EST

On his LiveJournal, Street Angel and Plain Janes artist Jim Rugg has posted some art related to two projects he’s working on. First, while some details, like a name or description or publisher, may be lacking, this post by Jim Rugg makes up for that in spades with a whole bunch of sketches and test […]

Hornschemeier, Pope, Rugg and more in Marvel anthology

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  • Wednesday, March 4th, 2009 at 2:15 PM EST

Because I was at WonderCon, I missed this past weekend’s MyCup ‘o Joe when it popped up on MySpace, but Paul Hornschemeier points out a question from a fan about Marvel’s upcoming “indie project,” for lack of a better name (and I’m sure there is one) that’ll feature stories by Hornschemeier, Jim Rugg, Stan Sakai, […]

Rugg provides artwork for Street Angel short film

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  • Tuesday, March 3rd, 2009 at 9:54 AM EST

Earlier this month Kevin posted about a Street Angel short film, based on Jim Rugg and Brian Maruca’s acclaimed mini-series from SLG. Now MTV’s Splash Page posts some new art by Rugg, created for an animated sequence in the film. The director, Lucas Testro, told MTV that the animated sequence will reveal the origin story […]

Comics A.M. | Emily Carroll’s ‘Through the Woods’ wins British Fantasy Award

Emily Carroll’s celebrated horror collection won a 2015 British Fantasy Award, presented Sunday at FantasyCon in Nottingham, England.

Jeb Bush declares Supergirl is ‘pretty hot’

Asked at a campaign event to name his Marvel superhero, Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush went with Batman before settling on the “pretty hot” Girl of Steel.

Sheriff enlists terminally ill zombie fan to fight walking dead

Deputies escorted the terminally ill 7-year-old and his family to the sheriff’s department, just in time for him to lead the assault against the zombie horde.

Comics A.M. | Major ‘Attack on Titan’ announcement teased for NYCC

Kodansha Comics promises the “Biggest ‘Attack on Titan’ Manga Announcement Ever” next month at New York Comic Con.

With these ‘Attack on Titan’ dog outfits, giants don’t stand a chance

“Attack on Titan”? More like attack OF cuteness, amirite?

Comics A.M. | MoCCA Arts Festival moves to new venue

The Society of Illustrators has announced the April 2-3 event will be held at Metropolitan West on West 46th Street in New York City.

Comics A.M. | Was Snoopy behind the slow death of ‘Peanuts’?

Is Snoopy’s popularity largely to blame for the beloved comic strip’s slow decline?

Comics A.M. | Japan’s Comiket 88 attracts 550,000

About 550,000 people visited the Tokyo Big Sight over the weekend for the summer installment of Comiket, the world’s largest comics expo.

Grumpy Old Fan | ‘Crisis’ at 30, Part 9

ROBOT 6’s Grumpy Old Fan turns back the clock 30 years to the August 1985 release of “Crisis on Infinite Earths” #9 and its heralded Villain War.

Grumpy Old Fan | DC meets D.C.; or, candidate, know your hero

Sen. Ted Cruz recently raised eyebrows when he named Rorschach from “Watchmen” as his favorite superhero. Perhaps the presidential candidate should’ve gone with another DC Comics character …

Comics A.M. | Comic-Con expected to inject $136M into local economy

Adjusting its methodology, San Diego’s Convention Center Corp. now estimates Comic-Con International pumps $136 million — not $178 million — into the regional economy.

Comics A.M. | Rare Superman comic stolen from Canadian store

A worn copy of 1939’s “Superman” #3, worth about $2,000 because of its condition, disappeared sometime last week from Happy Harbor Comics in Edmonton, Alberta.

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