Secret Headquarters, Los Angeles's best comics shop (previously, has published "Monster Manual," a limited-run, 64-page zine collecting the art from their show of the same name, in which artists were challenged to create their own rue and satirical entries for a notional Dungeons and Dragons bestiary from an alternate timeline.
I saw this on Super Punch yesterday and drove straight over to buy it and it's amazing. Bet $10 I've spent in years.
Contributors: Seth Cooper, Malachi Ward, Mike Bertino, Michelle Xin, Levon Jihanian, Aeron Alfrey, Erin Althea, Miranda Tacchia, Mark Ingram, Lizz Hickey, Casey Alexander, Koren Shadmi, Garrett Davis, Alex Scubert, Matt Sheean, Devin Flynn, Johnny Ryan, Jon Vermilyea, Maghan Tryon, Matt Furie, Skinner, Andy Ristanio, Jesse Balmer, Alex Pardee, Kali Fontecchio, Jesse Moynihan, Jenny Goldberg, Alexander Hemming, Nick Edwards, Nicolette Wood, Mat Brinkman, Ben Marra ,Rob Goodin, Derek Ballard, Trevor Henderson, Pen Ward, Josh Freydkis, and Johnen Vasquez.
Aeonic Demon by Garrett Davis
Master of the Bog by Aeron Alfrey
Quorthon's Malingerer by Devin Flynn
Osmashock by Malachi Ward
Lord Sword by Mark Ingram
Fludgeonor by Matt Furie
Man Harpy by Michelle Xin
Monster Manual [Secret Headquarters]
A team of material scientists from Northwestern University figured out how to make hair dye in various shades of grey, all the way to a very, very black black, out of graphene sheets.
Steven Brust is a literary treasure and his longrunning Vlad Taltos series, now nearing its final volume, is a good example of where his strengths lie: hardboiled plotting, snappy dialog, weirdly realistic and plausible depictions of magic, and a sensitive eye for power relationships and their depiction, all of which are on display in his latest, outstanding novel, Good Guys, about the minimum-wage sorcerers who investigate magical crimes on behalf of a secret society.
XOXO is the much-loved culture and tech conference in Portland, organized by Andy Baio and Andy McMillan; they took 2017 off and would not confirm when or if the conference would be back, but a year later, it's back!
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