Muppet Comic Mondays: Sesame Street #1

 Sesame Street Comic Book #1 James Gannon – In the fall of 2011, Ape Entertainment announced it had acquired the license for a Sesame Street comic book series. After BOOM!’s spectacular job with The Muppet Show and Muppet Classics, and Archaia’s wonderful Fraggle Rock comics, it’s great that the last of the major Muppet franchises…

Muppet Comic Mondays: The Four Seasons – Fall

 The Muppets: The Four Seasons – Fall written and illustrated by Roger Langridge The Fall issue of The Muppets: The Four Seasons is here. I need to point out that, while this is the penultimate issue of the Marvel release, it really was the last issue of the comic out of order. There’s still Winter,…

Muppet Comic Mondays: The Four Seasons – Summer

James Gannon – Summer hits the Muppet Theater in issue 14… errr… Limited Series Issue 2 of The Muppet Show Comic Book, or rather “The Muppets.” Kermit is taking the venue to the beach for the Muppet Show Beach Party Extravaganza, while Fozzie mulls a summer season stint at a different theater. Scooter has built…

The Return/Beginnings of Muppet/Sesame Comic Books

James Gannon – It’s been a couple weeks of inexplicable Muppet Comics news. That’s a phrase I haven’t been able to say in a while. Last year, BOOM! Studios’ Muppet license (soon followed by the rest of the Disney licenses) expired, just before the final arc was ready for publication. Roger Langridge, the writer/artist for…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Fraggle Rock Classics Vol. 1

James Gannon – Last year, Archaia announced the first of two volumes reprinting Marvel’s 1986 Fraggle Rock comic book. After a couple delays, it’s finally available in the form of Fraggle Rock Classics, Volume 1. The first four issues are collected in this soft cover graphic novel, digitally remastered, and recolored, plus with a wonderful…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Fraggle Rock Volume 2 – Issue 3

 James Gannon – What comic can come out a month early the second issue, and a month late the third and let it not detract at all from its super-coolness? Why, Archaia’s Fraggle Rock Volume 2 – Issue 3 of course! Okay… you find a way to address that without sounding like it matters. The…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Muppet Sherlock Holmes #4

Muppet Sherlock Holmes #4 “Musgrove Ritual” Written by Patrick Storck Illustrated by Amy Mebberson James Gannon – And so we come to the end of the Muppet Sherlock Holmes with Issue 4, “Musgrove Ritual.” Now, I’m doing things a bit different. Rather than a brief rundown of a plot, I’m just going to go right…