We’ll Miss You, Mr. Langridge

James Gannon – News broke out last week on Roger Langridge’s blog, The Hotel Fred, that he plans to leave The Muppet Show Comic Book. While there are some very personal reasons (which are his own business and I think we should keep it that way), he also feels that it’s time he moved on…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Star Comics #12 – Muppet Babies

James Gannon – This week, as no Muppet comics graced the shelves, I’m gonna do things a little different. I found an interesting item, Star Comics Magazine #12, at a comic shop and picked it up a week ago. Baby Piggy is on the cover, riding a roller coaster with, ironically enough, Flintstones Kids own…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Muppet Sherlock Holmes #3

Muppet Sherlock Holmes #3 “The Read Headed League” Written by Patrick Storck Illustrated by Amy Mebberson James Gannon – I’m out of clever introductions this week.  On to Muppet Sherlock Holmes 3, The Red Headed League. Jabez Wilson (Pepe the King Prawn) is the manager of an unsuccessful Prawn shop… that’s right… Prawn Shop, and…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Muppet Mash #4

The Muppet Show Comic Book #11 Muppet Mash Part Four: The Curse of Beaker Written and Illustrated by Roger Langridge James Gannon – As the werewolf bays to the blood red full moon, and the vampires get set for Daylight Standard Time (earlier hour for them to skulk around, you know), our “Muppet Mash” journey…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Muppet Sherlock Holmes #2

Muppet Sherlock Holmes #2 “A Scandal in Bohemia” Written by Patrick Storck Illustrated by Amy Mebberson James Gannon – Y’know how I was gonna well verse myself in Sherlock Holmes media by the time the second issue came out?  Uh… I saw the 1959 Peter Cushing “Hound of the Baskervilles” movie. But we’re talking about…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Muppet Motion Comics Coming Soon

Greetings, Muppet fans! Needing a pick-me-up on this, the first Monday in October? Well, look no further because for you, we have said pick-me-up! We present a preview of the newly-announced Muppet Motion Comics coming soon from BOOM! Studios and The Muppets Studio. The preview video showcases The Muppet Newsman, Statler, Waldorf, and Kermit, all…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Muppet Mash #3

The Muppet Show Comic Book #10 Muppet Mash Part Three: Monster Munch Written and Illustrated by Roger Langridge James Gannon – Muppet Mash features a perfectly-timed Halloween friendly story arc with the last issue to be released in October. But would you believe that the September issue, Issue #3, is the one that actually takes…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Muppet Sherlock Holmes #1

Muppet Sherlock Holmes #1 Written by Patrick Storck Illustrated by Amy Mebberson James Gannon – Before I start this review, I have to come clean. I have never actually sat down to read ANY of the Sherlock Holmes books, nor the opportunity to see any of the movies, star they Basil Rathbone or Robert Downey…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Muppet Sherlock Holmes #1 Preview

Our good friends over at Comic Book Resources have a 14-page preview of the upcoming Muppet Sherlock Holmes #1, which is released this Wednesday, September 15th. There’s already an incredible, eclectic cast of Muppets assembled just in these first 14 pages, including… The Great Gonzo as Sherlock Holmes Fozzie Bear as Watson Kermit the Frog…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Muppet Snow White #4

Muppet Snow White #4 Written by Jesse Blaze Snider with Patrick Storck Illustrated by Shelli Paroline James Gannon – When we last left Muppet Snow White, after two failed attempts to become the Fairest in a five-mile-radius, Miss Piggy gladly leaps onto the prospect of the poisoned apple. This gambit backfires, as Spamella purposely tries…