Saturday, May 29, 2010


Graphic Classics: Edgar Allan Poe
Revised 4th Edition

The revised fourth edition of Graphic Classics: Edgar Allan Poe features 40 new pages. New to the book is Poe’s eerie “The Pit and the Pendulum”, adapted by David Hontiveros and Carlo Vergara, and “William Wilson”, adapted by Rafael Nieves and Dan Dougherty. Returning is J.B. Bonivert’s unique adaptation of “The Raven”, which was revised for this edition, along with an all-new presentation of “Annabel Lee” as a companion piece. Also included are Gerry Alanguilan's terrifying adaptation of “The Black Cat”, “The Tell-Tale Heart” by Rick Geary, “The Imp of the Perverse” by Lance Tooks, “The Premature Burial” by Joe Ollmann,“The Cask of Amontillado” by Pedro Lopez, “The Fall of the House of Usher” by Matt Howarth, and “Never Bet the Devil Your Head” by Milton Knight. With a chilling cover by Leong Wan Kok.

sample page from “The Pit and the Pendulum”, adapted by David Hontiveros and Carlo Vergara

here are links to their profiles in GRAPHICS CLASSICS:






Monday, May 24, 2010

Jay Anacleto's BLACK CAT cover

Here's the alternate cover for AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #632 by Filipino comic book artist Jay Anacleto.

Check out more preview pages at:
Written by ZEB WELLS
Pencils & Cover by CHRIS BACHALO
Heroic Age Variant by JAY ANACLETO

Bite by bite. Shred by shred. The Lizard slithers his way through Spidey’s life, destroying everything he…it…can. Plus, the Kraven family’s scheming begins to come to fruition.

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Komix101: Required Comic Book Reading for the Summer

A talk about men with capes and women in tights; about mutants with claws and aliens with a lot of angst. If you like sci-fi stories, romance novels, crime shows, horror movies, then there's a comic book or graphic novel that you'll definitely like. 

Join us as we guide you through the shelves of graphic novels and find out which titles will grab your interest and open new worlds for you. 

The seminar will be led by Budjette Tan, comic writer and editor, and co-creator of the graphic novel Trese.

Date: Saturday, May 8, 2010
Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: U-View Theater, Fully Booked, Bonifacio High Street
This seminar is for free.

On May 15, Raymond Sison leads KONICHIWA MANGA, a discussion about manga and anime. 2:00 to 4:00PM at U-View, in Fully Booked Bonifacio High Street.

These seminars are organized and hosted by The Center for East Asian Languages. Learn more about it at:


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