industry analysis and reports.
Welcome to Industrial, our examination of trends and news within
the comic industry. This month we've got the fantastic Crime Comics
feature by Brian Colin and Matt Chmielefski which examines the
resurgence of hard-boiled crime stories, and our special feature
on Oni Press is not to be missed. Plus two features examining
the art of writing and storytelling, by industry legend John Ostrander,
and talented contributor Marc Deering.
Marc Bryant and Christopher Butcher
Ricochet! Crime Comics
Shoot Back with a Vengance
In the first of a series of PopImage features
focusing on the crime genre in comics storytelling, Brian Colin
and Matt Chmielefski examine crime comics roots and newfound resurgence
John Ostrander walks you through plotting a comic.
Show, Don't Tell: Sequential Storytelling
Lesson #1: Panel Pacing and Storytelling.
Paul Hanna and Antony Johnston explain why Geisha
is a perfect comic to give to someone who doesn't read comics.
Special Feature: Oni Press
This month, we take a look at Oni Press, and examine
the quality of some of their output.
The Demon You Say
A profile on Oni Press.
St Swithin's Day
Grant Morrison's autobiographical Angry Young
Crash Metro and the
An old-fashioned space adventure romp straight
out of the 60s.
Kief Llama: Gas War
Bizarre science, an atmosphere you can harvest,
and a heroine called Llama.
One man's vision of a seedy, mutant-filled underworld.
Oh, and aliens too.
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