The Top 10 Comic Books lists of 2018 compiled

By Staff Writer 14 December 2018

Keeping track of all the multitudes of comics and graphic novels each year is simply not within our capabilities. Instead, please peruse this compendium of top titles published during 2018, compiled from a number of Best of 2018 lists. FULL STORY >


Thanos receiving origin story novel for Avengers: Infinity War

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 17 April 2018

The Mad Titan's origins in the Marvel Cinematic Universe is getting a novelisation. FULL STORY >


Ready Player One

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 22 March 2018

A big screen romp filled with awesome CGI and a ton of pop culture references, but Ready Player One may not be what fans of Ernest Cline's bestselling novel are hoping for. FULL STORY >


Watchmen series pilot confirmed with producer's Instagram post

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 21 September 2017

The man behind series like Lost and The Leftovers, has now turned his attention to adapting one of the most celebrated graphic novels into a TV series for HBO. FULL STORY >


Featured comic book: Mengelmoes 6 by Willem Samuel

By Staff Writer 7 July 2016

And so we come to the conclusion, or at least final volume in the Mengelmoes series. FULL STORY >


Featured comic book: Mengelmoes 5 by Willem Samuel

By Staff Writer 5 July 2016

In a twist of biblical proportions, our hedonistic protagonist of the Mengelmoes series does a 180 and finds his salvation in religion. FULL STORY >


Featured comic book: Mengelmoes 4 by Willem Samuel

By Staff Writer 4 July 2016

The fourth volume of Willem Samuel’s Mengelmoes series is what one might call a bit of a bumpy ride. FULL STORY >


Featured comic book: Mengelmoes 3 by Willem Samuel

By Staff Writer 1 July 2016

Ah, we made it through Matric and now we find ourselves trying to adjust to all the temptations of first year university, as portrayed in Willem Samuel’s Mengelmoes #3. FULL STORY >


Local graphic novel Kariba Kickstarted in just 41 hours

By Staff Writer 3 March 2016

41 hours. That is all it took for a local graphic novel to get funded on international crowdfunding site, Kickstarter. FULL STORY >


Geralt is coming to the movies, as Witcher film gets slated for 2017

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 6 November 2015

CD Projekt RED's wildly popular The Witcher gaming franchise is set to come to the big screen, with a film planned for release in 2017. FULL STORY >


Frank Miller working on new Sin City graphic novel set in WWII

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 12 October 2015

The iconic comic book creator details efforts on the next chapter in his Sin City series, this time a love story in which World War II serves as the backdrop. FULL STORY >


George R.R. Martin confirms his werewolf novella Skin Trade becoming TV series

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 12 October 2015

Written in 1989 by the Game of Thrones creator, Skin Trade is a horror/mystery novella centering around werewolves. Martin now confirms it will be adapted into a series by Cinemax. FULL STORY >


Creator of Scott Pilgrim working on new comic named Snotgirl

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 3 July 2015

Announced at a press conference at Image Expo, Scott Pilgrim's creator is working on new comic titled Snotgirl. Expect lots of mucus. FULL STORY >


Tech News Round-up - The computer edition

By Hanleigh Daniels 26 November 2010

Acer's recently revealed tablet PC's CPU info is leaked in this Tech News round-up, whilst one of the earliest Apple computers sells for a fortune. FULL STORY >


First African m-novel

By Thomas McKinnon 1 October 2009

Africa\'s first mobile novel or m-novel, Kontax, was launched yesterday by the Shuttleworth Foundation. FULL STORY >

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