The Sculptor Is the First Must-Read Graphic Novel of 2015

Would you shorten your life to be really good at something? As in the best in the world? What if you couldn't negotiate and the deal meant you died in 200 days? Would you take it? » 2/05/15 4:00pm 2/05/15 4:00pm

The Scott Pilgrim Creator's Long-Awaited Follow-Up Is Great

There's not that much about video games or comic books in Seconds, the new graphic novel from the creator of the much-loved Scott Pilgrim series. And it's one of the best things about Bryan Lee O'Malley's ambitious new creation. » 7/18/14 5:00pm 7/18/14 5:00pm

This Graphic Novel Shows Why Mermaid Sex Is a Very Bad Idea

Nobody really gets scared of mermaids. I mean, yeah, there are much more frightening things underneath the surface of the sea, like sharks, octopi or stingrays. But that doesn't let mermaids off the hook. (Why, yes, that pun IS intentional.) When you get down to it, they're a slightly disturbing myth. We may be… » 10/02/12 3:00pm 10/02/12 3:00pm

Sumo Will Weigh on Your Mind In Ways You Won't Expect

Don't go in expecting E. Honda or Ganryu-style throwdowns in this new graphic novel about sumo wrestlers. Giant near-naked men do slap each around in Sumo » 9/25/12 3:30pm 9/25/12 3:30pm, but the true pain comes from one transplanted quarterback's broken dreams.

V for Vendetta's Creators on Creating a Protest Symbol

Whether it be Anonymous standing up to Scientology or protestors in Zuccotti Park, the Guy Fawkes mask has become an iconic protest symbol. The mask was originally created by Warner Bros. to promote the 2005 film V for Vendetta. It has since taken on a life of its own. » 11/28/11 8:00am 11/28/11 8:00am

Uncharted 2 Writer Pens Graphic Novel

Neil Druckmann, the Naughty Dog lead designer who co-wrote the story for both Uncharted games, as well as the motion comic Uncharted: Eye of Indra, has written a graphic novel for release in February. » 12/16/09 8:20pm 12/16/09 8:20pm