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Enrico Marini takes on Batman

July 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

On his Facebook page, Italian cartoonist Enrico Marini announced last week that he is working an original Batman story, which will be published in two volumes on in November 2017 and Spring 2018 respectively. Marini...

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Baeken’s Sugar to be translated in 2018

February 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Sometimes a wish does come true. Back in 2014, Flemish cartoonist Serge Baeken was approached by French publisher Dargaud to do a translation of his graphic novel, Sugar, the true story of his little black...

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Prime Flemish comics news site Stripgids recently ran three news stories that are most likely also very interesting for international comics aficionados. (Murder Ballads – cover artwork for Erik Kriek’s In the Pines) First up,...

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French cartoonist Hervé Bourhis has made quite a name for himself with entertaining non-fiction comics telling the story of rock music, the Beatles (The Beatles Graphic, 2012) or the French Fifth Republic. Late last year,...

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Translation, please : Sugar by Serge Baeken

February 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

If popular lore is to be believed, there are two kinds of people in the world. The first are dog people, and they spend their time bonding with man’s best friend, trekking through the fields...

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Moebius archive

March 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

The blog of respected French publisher Dargaud posts up some shots from a visit to their archives, yielding up some elements from early Moebius – under his Jean Giruad name – and showing the components...

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Blacksad trailers – oh yes, yes, yes….

September 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

Or since these trailers (via Comics Alliance) are for the upcoming fourth volume of Blacksad to be published in France by Dargaud, perhaps I should be saying “oui, oui, oui”.  Dark Horse published a beautiful...

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Pilote for the summer

July 27, 2010 | 2 Comments

Even though it’s no longer the indespensible comics mag it used to be in the 1960’s, and even though it doesn’t seem to appear on a regular schedule anymore, Pilote Magazine still lives on as...

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A short while ago (see here) I reported on Dargaud’s announcement of the graphic novel, Lydie by Jordi Lafebre and Zidrou and how much I was looking forward to it. Since then I have actually...

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Sometimes you only need to look at a few pages of a book to know : “Yes, another one I’m going to fall in love with”.  (totally – sometimes you simply know the minute you...

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