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'Trese' is picked up by U.S. publisher

Jun 20, 2020 - 5:22 PM

The graphic novels by Budjette Tan and Kajo Baldisimo will soon be available to readers in the United States and Canada

TRESE. The graphic novel series is headed to the US. Screenshot from

‘Thank you, Gerry’: Fans, friends, artists pay tribute to ‘legendary’ Gerry Alanguilan

Dec 21, 2019 - 2:52 PM

Members of the local comic book community share how the comic book legend touched their lives

Who is Gerry Alanguilan, Filipino comic book legend?

Dec 21, 2019 - 11:09 AM

Remember his 'Hey, Baby' video, the smile that launched a thousand memes?

Filipino comic book legend Gerry Alanguilan dies

Dec 21, 2019 - 9:33 AM

The Eisner-nominated comic book creator dies at age 51

Filipino comic book artist Leinil Yu to work on ‘X-Men’

Jul 30, 2019 - 1:34 PM

'This is my dream project,' Leinil Yu says about the opportunity to helm the upcoming 'X-Men' October issue

FULL LIST: 2019 Komiket Awards winners

Feb 18, 2019 - 6:37 PM

Congratulations to the artists!

'Trese' on Netflix: Here's our wishlist

Nov 18, 2018 - 2:30 PM

Here’s what we’re hoping to see in the planned Netflix adaptation

Graphics by Nico Villarete/Rappler

LOOK: Artists reimagine Darna in awesome artworks

Jun 17, 2017 - 8:10 PM

What would the new Darna look like? Here are some ideas from local artists

'Kapre,' 'manananggal' star in Filipino space opera

Nov 11, 2014 - 6:32 PM

Mythspace is a collection of comics that re imagine creatures from Filipino folklore as alien races each with its own culture and history

Why Summer Komikon 2013 was a blast

Apr 18, 2013 - 11:51 AM

A comic book fan shares why Summer Komikon 2013 was a blast and why you should attend it every summer

TICKET TO HEAVEN. A ticket to Summer Komikon 2013 cost P100. All photos by Mariella Bustamante