Archive - 2005
Submitted by Joey Manley on December 31, 2005 - 15:53
In 2006, webcomics portal Modern Tales will change its business model drastically, offering 80% of the site's featured webcomic series to readers for free. In addition, the site will publish three or four times more series than there are now.
Submitted by Jack on December 31, 2005 - 00:52
Jeff Rowland ponders changes to his webcomic WIGU for 2006. Is OverCompensating really more popular than WIGU now?
I like them both for the record.
Submitted by Xaviar Xerexes on December 30, 2005 - 23:25
Kristofer Straub returns to the pages of Comixpedia with a new column based on his long-running Checkerboard Nightmare webcomic. As always, Chex and crew will be taking aim at the state of webcomics, and making you laugh while making you think. This month's installment was so topical that we couldn't wait until the rest of the issue hits to bring it to you. So here it is.
Submitted by Eric Burns on December 30, 2005 - 18:08
Eric Burns, the creator and co-writer of Websnark as well as the writer of Gossamer Commons and The Adventures of Brigadier General John Stark, has been named the new editor of Modern Tales, taking over from Joey Manley at the webcomics collective. Manley will continue as owner and publisher of Modern Tales.
Submitted by Erik Melander on December 30, 2005 - 16:18
Submitted by Xaviar Xerexes on December 30, 2005 - 14:01
A Scott McCloud update plus more on how creators can plug themselves through the new Comixpedia Library.
Submitted by Erik Melander on December 30, 2005 - 09:56
The Eisner Awards announced a call for nominations, including a Best Webcomic category. The definition of the category seems to be slightly different from last year's Best Digital Comic category, which included comics distributed by any digital media.
Submitted by Xaviar Xerexes on December 30, 2005 - 01:02
Keenspot launches Keentoons Video Podcast Network.
Submitted by Xaviar Xerexes on December 29, 2005 - 13:04
Kurtz clarifies; Rosenberg speaks; Straub shows and meet the new Comixpedia forums moderator: Tim Demeter.
Submitted by Xaviar Xerexes on December 28, 2005 - 11:03
New blog on comixpedia.org and webcomics; a new holiday webcomic from Jon Morris; Websnark discusses Troop's reboot of Melonpool; and some non-webcomic linky goodness.