Wednesday Updates

Anyone else see that Warren Ellis’ new forum/site “The Engine” is up? Ellis is certainly webcomic savvy although he hasn’t dipped his creative toes into the online waters. The Engine might be a webcomic friendly space – on his Bad Signal list he seemed to suggest that for certain creator-only segments of the site, webcomic creators would be as welcome as print only folks (granted he made it clear he was going to be selective towards everyone though)

The Washington Examiner has an article on James Kochalka. The Examiner is a freebie but more of a mainstream paper than a typical weekly alt paper. Which might explain why the author of this piece seems barely able to comprehend Kochalka’s work.

When porpoises attack.

Digital Strips reports on a new podcast from the Blank Label folks.

NY Times will run comics.


Xaviar Xerexes

Wandering webcomic ronin. Created Comixpedia (2002-2005) and ComixTalk (2006-2012; 2016-?). Made a lot of unfinished comics and novels.