Comics Revue is a monthly small presscomic book published by Manuscript Press. As of 2005, it has published more than 200 monthly issues, making it the second longest running independent comic book (after Cerebus the Aardvark). It reprints comic strips such as Alley Oop, Modesty Blaise, Tarzan, Gasoline Alley, Flash Gordon, The Amazing Spider-man, Batman, Barnaby, Steve Canyon, Casey Ruggles, Krazy Kat, Little Orphan Annie, The Phantom, Rick O'Shay, and Buz Sawyer. The Dun Emer Press in 1903 with Elizabeth Yeats working the hand press Small press is a term often used to describe publishers who typically specialize in genre fiction, or limited edition books or magazines. ... A comic book is a magazine or book containing the art form of comics. ... Manuscript Press is a US small press publisher started by Rick Norwood in 1976. ... Cerebus issues 112 and 113, from 1988. ... This article is about the comic strip, the sequential art form as published in newspapers and on the Internet. ... Alley Oop USPS stamp Alley Oop was a character created in 1932 by American cartoonist V. T. Hamlin. ... Cover of the first Modesty Blaise novel. ... Tarzan, a character created by Edgar Rice Burroughs, first appeared in the 1914 novel Tarzan of the Apes, and then in twenty-three sequels. ... Gasoline Alley is a comic strip that was first published on November 24th, 1918. ... Flash Gordon is a science fiction comic strip originally drawn by Alex Raymond, first published on January 7, 1934. ... The Batman, most often commonly referred to as Batman, and occasionally as The Bat-Man, is a fictional character and superhero who first appeared in Detective Comics #27 on May 27th 1939. ... The comic strip Barnaby by Crockett Johnson (best known today for his childrens books, such as Harold and the Purple Crayon) featured an almost cherubic-looking five-year-old and his far-from-cherubic fairy godfather, Mr. ... Steve Canyon was an action/adventure comic strip written by Milton Caniff. ... Krazy Kat was a comic strip created by George Herriman, appearing in both weekday and Sunday U.S. newspapers published by William Randolph Hearst. ... Little Orphan Annie is a comic strip created by Harold Gray which first appeared on August 5, 1924. ... The Phantom is a comic strip created by Lee Falk, recounting the adventures of a costumed crime-fighter called the Phantom. ... Rick OShay is a comic strip created by Stan Lynde in 1958. ... Buz Sawyer was a popular comic strip created by Roy Crane that ran from November 1, 1943 to 1989. ...
ComicsRevue is possibly the only sustained effort to reprint American comic strips on a regular basis, where the material has mostly been chosen according to aesthetic considerations rather than what was available or what was cheap.
Comics Review (it was in #11 that the title assumed its current form) was founded in 1983 by fledgling publisher Don Chin, under his imprint, USA Comics.
Strips that have appeared in ComicsRevue over the years include (but are far from limited to) Alley Oop, Sky Masters, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Casey Ruggles, Sir Bagby, The Phantom, Judge Dredd The list goes on and on.
As of 2005, it has published more than 200 monthly issues, making it the second longest running independent comic book (after Cerebus the Aardvark).
It reprints comic strips such as Alley Oop, Modesty Blaise, Tarzan, Gasoline Alley, Flash Gordon, The Amazing Spider-Man, Star Wars, Hagar the Horrible, Peanuts,Batman, Barnaby, Steve Canyon, Casey Ruggles, Lance, O'Neill, Krazy Kat, Little Orphan Annie, Mandrake the Magician, The Phantom, Latigo, Rick O'Shay, and Buz Sawyer.
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