News Update: June 13, 2014

JUNE 13, 2014 Netflix is the new streaming home for both The Muppet Movie and The Great Muppet Caper. Both films are now available to watch on Netflix Instant service. So if you don’t have both films on DVD, Blu-ray, VHS, or laser disc, there’s finally a way for you to watch these Henson/Muppet classics! If you…

News Update: May 20, 2014

MAY 20, 2014 On Friday, Sesame Street and Mashable teamed up to release a really fun new video starring Bert and Zachary Levi (Chuck, Tangled) going on a fun journey through Central Park on “A Lovely Sunny DAy.” They sing a great song, dance, and even run into Grover. Watch it below! Two weeks ago, Nicholas…

Muppet Comic Mondays: The Four Seasons – Winter

 The Muppets: The Four Seasons – Winter written and illustrated by Roger Langridge   James Gannon – So, it’s come to this… The final issue of Roger Langridge’s The Muppet Show Comic Book has been released, and a month shy of two years after it was due. The Winter issue, which was to be the…

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 Muppets – The Four Seasons, Spring

  THE MUPPETS Issue #1 of 4 The Four Seasons: Spring  Written and Illustrated by Roger Langridge James Gannon – Back in October of 2010, the last issue of The Muppet Show Comic Book‘s “Muppet Mash” arc was released. During a delay in the production of the last arc, “The Four Seasons,” BOOM! lost the…

News Update: July 5, 2012

NEWS UPDATE: July 5, 2012Back in March, 2009, the Jim Henson Company announced that they would be producing a brand new children’s television series starring the Doozers of Fraggle Rock. And, like many Henson projects unfortunately, the series never came to fruition, with only a 30 second computer-generated clip being produced. Now, however, the Chronicle…

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…

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…

News Update: December 2, 2010

NEWS UPDATE: December 2, 2010 The latest news from the set of The Muppets with Jason Segel is that there are, well, Muppets on the set! Yes, a few days ago, On Location Vacations posted quite a few new pictures from the set featuring Jason Segel, Walter (who is looking wonderful), Miss Piggy, Kermit, Gozno,…

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…