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“No comment” – Super-Sam meets the media

November 27, 2007 | 5 Comments

(click the pic to visit full-size version and the archive of Darryl’s other strips. Art ©2007 Darryl Cunningham; if you want permission to reproduce any part of it you should ask him) How many interviewees...

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Tintin auction exceeds expectations

November 21, 2007 | 0 Comments

Last week an auction of comic memorabilia resulted in prices surpassing all expectations. The action focused on items related to Hergé and Tintin, with an original full page illustration from La Crabe Aux Pinces D’or...

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Super-breafkast for Super-Sam?

November 20, 2007 | 4 Comments

The ability to leap tall buildings in single bounds (with or without a run-up first) doesn’t guarantee you’re quite so good in the kitchen… ((click the pic for the full-size version and the archive of...

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XIII to end? Who will tell…?

November 19, 2007 | 5 Comments

Last week saw one of the most successful comics series in Western Europe come to an end. After a run of more than 20 years, and with sales per book up from 12, 000 up...

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This fall Tibet – in daily life Gilbert Gascard – celebrates his 76th birthday. You and I probably wouldn’t leave our hammock anymore at that age, but not Tibet. Last year he surprised everybody with...

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Let them read comics

November 13, 2007 | 0 Comments

Kids don’t read. You wouldn’t say from the way the lot at my house is acting on, but that seems to be the general opinion on youths and books: they’re not exactly bordering territories a...

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Never work with children or animals! (click the pic for the full-size version. art ©2007 Darryl Cunningham; if you want permission to reproduce any part of it you should ask him)...

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Ulf K exhibition

November 9, 2007 | 0 Comments

Fans of Ulf K, take heed! The Weda bookshop in Mönchengladbach is hosting an exhibition of his work for comics and children’s books which kicked off last week and runs through to November 30th. This...

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Super-Sam makes a clean sweep of things

November 6, 2007 | 0 Comments

Even superheroes have to do the housework sometimes, but as Darryl Cunningham shows even simple household tasks can rapidly become complicated when you are a mighty-powered mortal! (click the pic for the full-size version. art...

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For a long time now we’ve been thinking it might be nice to have an original comic strip on our site; our New York store has Shannon Wheeler doing one for them weekly on their...

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