Archives: comics

Dave’s Comics closing after 34 years in business

The store is closing following owner Dave Leubke’s passing earlier this year.

RVA comic creators drawn together for new expo

Behind the panels and speech balloons is an amazing pool of talent.

Women in comics: Beating the boys club

I grew up wanting to be X-Men’s Storm, or possibly Catwoman. Now I’d settle for seeing a decent, female-led super hero movie.

Win tickets to the Richmond Comic Con

Enter to win tickets to the inaugural Wizard World Richmond Comic Con.

Stars of ‘Walking Dead’, ‘Batman’ coming to RVA for new comic con

Prepare for massive celebrity sightings.

Comic books for children? Don’t be ridiculous.

Suggestions for fostering a love of sequential art in your offspring.

Raising Richmond: Carrying the Banner

Why I brought the newspaper back home.


Lamplighter under scrutiny from Las Artes

RVACON kicks off this weekend

Like comics, video games, anime, technology, and cosplay? Then this weekend is for you!

Atomic Robo: A comic book without the T&A

Female characters in comic books are often props for gratuitous T&A, but one local comic writer has found success by doing something radical…depicting women as real people.