Comic shop bans a customer for wanting to read ‘Jawbreakers: Lost Souls’

Mirror Magic Comics, located in Mill Creek, Washington, banned a customer from their store. The reason for the banning was because he’s a supporter and backer of Jawbreakers: Lost Souls and according to Heather Harris McFarlane, the owner of Mirror Magic Comics, this makes him a safety risk to their staff and other customers. Seriously, that’s what … Continue reading “Comic shop bans a customer for wanting to read ‘Jawbreakers: Lost Souls’”

The faith based vilification of Diversity & Comics

The social justice wing of the comic book industry has a boogieman to rally against and that boogieman is a guy named Richard C. Meyer. He’s better known to his viewers on YouTube as Zack, the proprietor of Diversity & Comics. Ask any of the most prominent social justice comic book professionals and their sycophants who … Continue reading “The faith based vilification of Diversity & Comics”

Mark Waid, Antarctic Press, and the current state of comics

Longtime comic book writer Mark Waid reportedly didn’t like the fact that Antarctic Press, a small independent comic publisher, was publishing Jawbreakers: Lost Souls. It’s a comic book written by Richard C. Meyer with art by Jon Malin and Brett Smith. The project has had a very successful run on Indiegogo, a crowdfunding website. That’s a bit of an understatement. The … Continue reading “Mark Waid, Antarctic Press, and the current state of comics”

Universal FanCon “postponed indefinitely”

Universal FanCon, an inaugural geek-centric event scheduled to take place at the Baltimore Convention Center April 27 – 29 has been postponed indefinitely due to financial difficulties. It is with a heavy heart that we must announce that FanCon has been postponed until further notice. We deeply apologize for the disappointment, anger and feelings of … Continue reading “Universal FanCon “postponed indefinitely””

Image Comics partner Michelle Perez threatens YouTuber with violence

Image Comics writer and former sex worker Michelle Perez no longer has access to her main Twitter account, @rubblewoman. Twitter permanently suspended it for using it to issue threats and inciting violence. It looks like Twitter will need to permanently suspend her other Twitter accounts too. She is currently using a backup Twitter account, @mperezwritesirl. As … Continue reading “Image Comics partner Michelle Perez threatens YouTuber with violence”

The #MoveTheNeedle Twitter comics campaign

There’s a positive Twitter campaign going on involving #ComicsGate. The way it works is this: whenever you buy comics based on the recommendations of people associated with #ComicsGate, Diversity & Comics, Capn Cummings, Yellow Flash, Douglas Ernst, etc., you take a photo of the comics you bought and post it on Twitter along with the hashtag #MoveTheNeedle. It hopefully … Continue reading “The #MoveTheNeedle Twitter comics campaign”