Press Articles and Podcasts - Dirk Manning

News and press outlets ranging from MTV to Mandatory, Sports Illustrated to IGN, Deadline to Dread Central, The Comic Pals to An Elegant Weapon, Newsarama to Bleeding Cool and many (many) more have been covering Dirk Manning's work since the mid-2000s. Here's an ever-expanding list of articles, interviews, reviews, and podcasts featuring Dirk Manning and his works ranging from the earliest days in his career to the present!

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2022

Local Bookstore Hosts Gala Event
View Original Article (WTOL News)
(9-24-22)

Gothic Literature and Glamour is the Vibe for Upcoming Gala
View Original Article (NBC 24 News)
(9-14-22)

2022 Ringo Award Nominees [Haunted High-Ons Volume 2: Best Humor Comic]
View Original Article (Newsarama)
(9-1-22)

Cosplayers, an Author Exclusive, and a Zombie Tramp (or Our Trip to C2E2 2022)
View Original Article (Black Gate: Adventures in Fantasy Literature)
(8-18-22)

C2E2 was a three day pop culture extravaganza
View Original Article (Patch.com)
(8-8-22)

CMPL to host in-person Comic Con
View Original Article (C&G News)
(8-5-22)

Top 5 Astronomicon 5 Moments [Page 12]
View Original Article (Underground Nation)
(7-31-22)

An Interview with author Dirk Manning
View Original Article (Book Love)
(7-16-22)

Tony Schiavone talks about his graphic novel, AEW, WCW, Jim Crockett Promotions, Ric Flair’s Last Match
View Original Article (Military News)
(6-16-22)

Joe Pruett wins sixth annual Gary Reed Independent Creator of the Year award
View Original Article (Press & Guide)
(5-31-22)

Comic Watch's Kickstarter Korner (Cthulhu Jr. and More)
View Original Article (Comic Watch)
(5-14-22)

#CrowdfundingFridays: ‘Adventures of Cthulhu Jr. & Friends,’ ‘A Cat’s Day,’ and ‘Purple Eyes Vol. 1’
View Original Article (Fanbase Press)
(5-13-22)

Shriek Shows, Quantum Terrors, and Tennessee! (+ Cthulhu Jr. Spotlight) [Giallo Julian’s Indie Spotlight]
View Original Article (Dread Central)
(5-13-22)

The Written Writ: Special Edition with Dirk Manning and Scott "Scoot" McMahon

View Original Article (The Written Writ)
(5-11-22)

Kickstarter Corner Episode #8 (featuring Cthulhu Jr.)
View Original Article (Kickstarter Corner)
(5-9-22)

Comics, Pop Culture, Pro Wrestling Comes Alive in Livonia at Astronomicon 5
View Original Article (E Current)
(4-19-22)

Twiztid, Vampires, and Santa Slashers! (Giallo Julian’s Indie Spotlight: 04/01/2022)
View Original Article (Dread Central)
(4-1-22)

Episode #76 (Review: Twiztid Haunted High-Ons: "The Curse of the Green Book" #4)
View Original Article (Old Man Comic Book Reviews)
(3-27-22)

S4~19: Comics, Rock, Wrestling, and Horror w/ Dirk Manning
View Original Article (Comic Chat Authority)
(3-25-22)

Comic Creators Pay Tribute to George Perez
View Original Article (The Comics Cube)
(3-14-22)

DCN’s Great Lakes Comic Convention 2022 Recap And Gallery
View Original Article (DC Comic News)
(2-27-22)

MPSP Interview: Dirk Manning, Special Projects Manager Source Point Press
View Original Article (MPSP Theater)
(2-23-22)

Episode 121: Butts in Seats: The Tony Schiavone Story (Review)
View Original Article (Awesome Truth)
(2-16-22)

Talking Shop with Jen King
View Original Article (The _EXP)
(2-14-22)

Butts in Seats: The Tony Schiavone Story (Review)
View Original Article (The Turnaround Blog)
(2-11-22)

Butts in Seats: "Gimme Everything!" Unboxing Video (Review)
View Original Article (Blind Tag Wrestling)
(2-8-22)

February is Feb-Rhee-Horror at Source Point Press with Tales of Mr. Rhee
View Original Article (1First Comic News)
(2-4-22)

Get to the Point with Dirk Manning: Special Projects Manager Announcement
View Original Article (Source Point Press)
(2-2-22)

Review: Twiztid Haunted High-Ons: "The Curse of the Green Book" #2 (9.5/10 Rating)
View Original Article (Comical Opinions)
(1-29-22)

2021

C2E2 2021 Panel Broadcast: Putting Butts in Seats: From Wrestling to Comics with Tony Schiavone!
View Original Article (Find the Metaverse)
(12-12-21)

ECCC 2021 Panel Broadcast: From Concept to Store Shelves: The Lifecycle of a Comic
View Original Article (Find the Metaverse)
(12-4-21)

Review: Twiztid Haunted High-Ons: "The Curse of the Green Book" #1 (9/10 Rating)
View Original Article (Comical Opinions)
(11-26-21)

The Tingling Tea with Special Guest Dirk Manning
View Original Article (The Tingling Tea)
(11-18-21)

Twiztid Haunted High-Ons: "The Curse of the Green Book" #1 (Review)
View Original Article (Vocal Media Geeks)
(11-13-21)

Two Geeks Talking: Dirk Manning How to Crowdfund on Kickstarter
View Original Article (TGT Media)
(11-12-21)

TALES OF MR. RHEE Volume 5: "Rockstar Paranoia" Interview
View Original Article (The Comic Pals)
(11-11-21)

Tony Schiavone’s Storied Wrestling Career Is Reaching New Heights in AEW
View Original Article (Sports Illustrated)
(11-10-21)

Episode 308 -- Dirk Manning & Brian Lau
View Original Article (The PVD Podcast)
(11-4-21)

Announcement: Ringo Award Nominees 2021 (Buried But Not Dead Nominated for "Best Original Graphic Novel")
View Original Article (Ringo Awards)
(10-23-21)

NYCC 2021 Panel Broadcast: Putting Butts in Seats: From Wrestling to Comics with Tony Schiavone!
View Original Article (Find the Metaverse)
(10-10-21)

NYCC 2021 Panel Broadcast: Getting Twiztid with Haunted High-Ons: From Music to Comics!
View Original Article (Find the Metaverse)
(10-7-21)

Twiztid Invades New York Comic Con, New Funko Pops and Graphic Novel Incoming
View Original Article (Ghost Cult Mag)
(10-7-21)

Episode 44: Comic Writer Dirk Manning Pays Us a Visit
View Original Article (The Steve and Crypto Show)
(9-18-21)

2021 Ringo Award Nominees Announced (Buried But Not Dead: "Best Original Graphic Novel")
View Original Article (Comics Beat)
(8-25-21)

Dirk Manning writer Butts in Seats (2021) Interview
View Original Article (Two Geeks Talking)
(8-20-21)

Every Writer Has Something to Learn from Comics
View Original Article (Midwest Writer's Workshop)
(7-25-21)

Episode #42: Tony Schiavone and Dirk Manning
View Original Article (Not About Wrestling)
(7-21-21)

Maximum Impact Podcast: Dirk Manning and Tony Schiavone
View Original Article (Maximum Impact Podcast)
(7-19-21)

Replicon Radio: Tony Schiavone and Dirk Manning
View Original Article (Replicon Radio)
(7-19-21)

Midwest Writers Workshop offers virtual conference, July 28-31
View Original Article (The Times 24-7)
(7-18-21)

Chapter 1 of Twiztid's Haunted High-Ons: "The Curse of the GreenBook" Debuting at Astronomicon 4
View Original Article (Faygoluvers)
(6-30-21)

Episode 42: Tony Schiavone and Dirk Manning
View Original Article (Not About Wrestling)
(6-21-21)

Behind the Gimmick Table: Schiavone comic book culmination of a long fandom
View Original Article (SlamWrestling)
(6-20-21)

Talking Shop: The End of a Kickstarter
View Original Article (The_EXP)
(4-16-21)

Putting Butts In The Seats: Tony Schiavone & Dirk Manning Kickstart Their Graphic Novel Dream
View Original Article (Mandatory)
(4-15-21)

Dirk Manning on Using Kickstarter to Fund Indie Graphic Novels
View Original Article (Indie Book Talk)
(4-15-21)

Indie Comics Relay with Dirk Manning and Drena Jo
View Original Article (Indie Comics Relay)
(4-15-21)

Episode 99: Butts in Seats: The Tony Schiavone Story (w/ Tony Schiavone and Dirk Manning)
View Original Article (Awesome Truth: A Wrestling Book Club)
(4-14-21)

On the Beat with Dirk Manning
View Original Article (Johngy's Beat)
(4-9-21)

Fireside Chats Special Edition: Tony Schiavone and Dirk Manning Put Butts in Seats
View Original Article (Fireside Chats)
(4-9-21)

War Rocket Ajax Episode 541 - I, Jabroni f/ Tony Schiavone and Dirk Manning
View Original Article (War Rocket Ajax)
(4-5-21)

An Elegant Weapon Episode 394: Dirk Manning and Tony Schiavone
View Original Article (An Elegant Weapon)
(4-5-21)

Get to the Point with Dirk Manning and Tony Schiaovne
View Original Article (Source Point Press Facebook Live Recording)
(4-1-21)

Nerd News Now Episode #130: Dirk Manning
View Original Article (The Kingdom of Geekdom)
(3-29-21)

Wrestling Commentator Tony Schiavone's Story Told in "Butts in Seats"
View Original Article (Comicon.com)
(3-17-21)

Episode #3: "Work Hard, be nice, no excuses" with Dirk Manning
View Original Article (Tradecraft)
(3-15-21)

Conversations with The Goob Episode #33
View Original Article (Gulps'N'Games)
(3-9-21)

BUTTS IN SEATS: THE TONY SCHIAVONE STORY Shares His Life with Wrestling and Comic Fans Alike
View Original Article (First Comics News)
(3-5-21)

Source Point Press hopes new Tony Schiavone Kickstarter will put "Butts in Seats"
View Original Article (Comic Crusaders)
(2-28-21)

The POI Podcast Episode.096 – Dirk Manning Interview
View Original Article (Points of Interest Podcast)
(2-13-21)

Fireside Chats Issue 545: Entering the Ring with Dastardly Dirk Manning!
View Original Article (Fireside Chats Podcast)
(2-12-21)

Inking with Quique! Episode 37: Dirk Manning
View Original Article (Inking with Quique!)
(2-10-21)

Talking Shop: With Dirk Manning, Twiztid, Drena Jo, and More
View Original Article (The_EXP)
(2-7-21)

Conversations with... Episode 115: Dirk Manning Returns "That Will Put Butts In Seats!"
View Original Article (Conversations With... Podcast)
(2-5-21)

Baltimore Comic Con Panel: Ringo Awards Nominated Haunted High-Ons Team
View Original Article (Baltimore Comic Con)
(1-27-21)

McKnight Show Episode 2: Dirk Manning
View Original Article (McKnight Show Podcast)
(1-25-21)

Source Point Press Announces Plan to Put Butts in Seats
View Original Article (Pop Geeks)
(1-14-21)

Tony Schiavone's Wrestling Career Has Become a Graphic Novel
View Original Article (CBR)
(1-14-21)

News Round-Up Week of December 31, 2021: Out now from Source Point Press -- BURIED BUT NOT DEAD: LOST TALES Volume 1
View Original Article (This is Horror)
(12-31-21)

AEW Unrestricted: Dirk Manning
View Original Article (AEW YouTube)
(12-6-21)

2020

Buried But Not Dead Now on Kickstarter!
View Original Article (Indie Comix)
(11-16-20)

The Hellier Deep Dive with El Whitcombe
View Original Article (A Thirst For Horror)
(10-30-20)

Announcement: Ringo Award Nominees 2020 (Haunted High-Ons Nominated for "Best Humor Comic," "Best Illustrator," and "Best Colorist")
View Original Article (Ringo Awards)
(10-24-20)

Episode CCCLLXVII: A Chat with Dirk Manning Discussing Buried But Not Dead
View Original Article (An Elegant Weapon)
(10-4-20)

Twiztid's "Haunted High-Ons" nominated for trio of major comic book awards
View Original Article (Newsbreak)
(10-1-20)

Comic Con Africa Panel Appearance (Starts at 2 hour/39 minutes mark)
View Original Article (Comic Con Africa)
(9-27-20)

Dirk Manning Launches New Anthology on Kickstarter
View Original Article (Horror DNA)
(9-20-20)

Get to the Point with Chris Tadlock and Dirk Manning
View Original Article (Get to the Point)
(9-17-20)

BURIED BUT NOT DEAD Now On Kickstarter
View Original Article (Indie Comix)
(9-16-20)

Episode CCCLXXIII: Writing and Editing with Drena Jo, Bob Salley and Dirk Manning
View Original Article (An Elegant Weapon)
(8-22-20)

Top 6 Horror Comics for Newbies
View Original Article (Dread Central)
(8-17-20)

Holy Interview Batman, It's Dirk Manning!
View Original Article (Pics or It Didn't Happen)
(6-25-20)

Episode CCCLXVIII: Dirk Manning
View Original Article (An Elegant Weapon)
(6-4-20)

Episode 50 Part 2 Electric Buggalo -- Ask Us Anything and Interview with Dirk Manning
View Original Article (Conversations About...)
(6-2-20)

The Greatest Show #153: Dirk Manning
View Original Article (The Greatest Show)
(5-2-20)

Hope #1 Review
View Original Article (Bites)
(4-28-20)

Source Point Press Live Auction -- Dirk Manning w/ Haunted High-Ons, Hope, The Rejected & More
View Original Article (Facebook Live)
(4-17-20)

Daily D at 3 (with Dennis Barger)
View Original Article (Facebook Live)
(4-13-20)

The Party for the End of the World (Part 3)
View Original Article (The Nexus 419) (Start at the 3:00 mark)
(3-28-20)

Literature Leap at NYCC with Dirk Manning
View Original Article (Literature Leap)
(3-3-20)

TWIZTID Eyes Animated Series for "HAUNTED HIGH-ONS" Comics
View Original Article (LoudWire)
(2-19-20)

TWIZTID Partners with Producer of THE BOYS for New Animated Series
View Original Article (Dread Central)
(2-13-20)

Jack Black, Jay Baruchel, Twiztid Rock Out With High-Profile Comic Book Projects
View Original Article (Deadline)
(2-12-20)

2019

Comic Review: Nightmare World Vol. 2 – Leave the Light On
View Original Article (Horror News)
(12-18-19)

NYCC ’19: Dirk Manning Digs Deep into Horror, “Hope” and Zombie Poop
View Original Article (Multiversity Comics)
(11-25-19)

Green Brain Comics to celebrate Halloween ComicFest with creators of kid-friendly comic book
View Original Article (Press & Guide)
(10-22-19)

Twiztid's Haunted High-Ons Kickstarter Breaks Another Seal! 420 Backers will Unlock New Twiztid Single!
View Original Article (Faygoluvers)
(10-18-19)

HCF19 Interview: Source Point Creators Discuss the Goals of Their Wannabe Super Villain
View Original Article (Halloween ComicFest)
(10-16-19)

Funny Book Splatter Episode #100: Dirk Manning Interview #2
View Original Article (Stitcher)
(10-11-19)

Hall of Fame City Comic Con 2019
View Original Article (Comic Reviews by Walt)
(10-2-19)

Indie Comic Books Spotlight Features May 2019 - Indie Edge
View Original Article (PREVIEWSWorld)
(9-12-19)

Free Comic Book Day Reviews #7
View Orignal Article (Tony Isabella's Bloggy Thing)
(8-10-19)

Free On Bleeding Cool: Hope #1 by Dirk Manning and K. Lynn Smith – as #2 is Published From Source Point Press Today
View Orignal Article (Bleeding Cool)
(7-31-19)

Twiztid Haunted High-Ons: "The Darkness Rises" #3 (Review)
View Original Article (Reading with a Flight Ring)
(7-29-19)

Dirk Manning Interview by GracieKat
View Original Article (Sci-Fi & Scary)
(7-14-19)

Review: "The Adventures of Cthulhu Jr." #1
View Original Article (Kraken Log)
(7-14-19)

Source Point Press Picks Up Dirk Manning and Scoot McMahon's Cthulhu Jr
View Original Article (Bleeding Cool)
(6-19-19)

How Do I Do Less Conventions and Not Lose Connection to My Fans? -- Dirk Manning Hotseat [Mastermind Session]
View Original Article (ComixLaunch)
(6-16-19)

Dirk Manning's Keynote Address For Source Point Press at Diamond Retailer Summit
View Original Article (Bleeding Cool)
(5-20-19)

Dirk Manning and K. Lynn Smith on The Creation of Hope #1
View Original Article (The Pop Break)
(5-15-19)

Tales of Mr. Rhee Volume 4: "Everything Burns" Review: One Hell of a Good Book!
View Original Article (Drunken Pen Writing)
(5-15-19)

5 Reasons To Get ‘Twiztid Haunted High-Ons: The Darkness Rises’ #1!
View Original Article (Villain Media)
(5-8-19)

The Secret Behind What Free Comic Book Day is Really All About
View Original Article (Comicon.com)
(5-7-19)

Free Comic Book Day 2019: Hope For a Dying Industry?!?
View Original Article (FAN-MAN)
(5-6-19)

5 Reasons To Get ‘HOPE’ #1 (Source Point Press) On FCBD!
View Original Article (Villain Media)
(5-2-19)

Episode CCCXXXIX...C2E2 2019 Part 2
View Original Article (An Elegant Weapon)
(4-23-19)

Nerdular Warfare -- Episode 003 -- Live at Cadets Con 2019
View Original Article (Space Cadets Collection Collection)
(4-17-19)

Episode CCCXXXVII: Hope w/ K. Lynn Smith and Dirk Manning
View Original Article (An Elegant Weapon)
(3-13-19)

The Weekly Haul: Week of March 6, 2019... and Fantasticon Toledo 2019
View Original Article (Comic Reviews by Walt)
(3-12-19)

Hope Interview with Dirk Manning and K. Lynn Smith
View Original Article (Level Up Entertainment)
(3-4-19)

Episode CCCXXXV...Astronomicon 2 2019 Part Two
View Original Article (An Elegant Weapon)
(2-25-19)

Source Point Press Creators Discuss Superheroes and Moral Gray Zones in Hope #1
View Original Article (FreeComicBookDay.com)
(2-5-19)

Episode 53: Dirk Manning, writer of HOPE, WRITE OR WRONG, NIGHTMARE WORLD, and TALES OF MR. RHEE
View Original Article (Dreamer Comics Podcast)
(1-28-19)

The most imaginative indie toys we found at New York Comic Con this year
View Original Article (Syfy Wire)
(1-3-19)

2018

Episode CCCXXVII...LIVE from New York Comic Con '18
View Original Article (An Elegant Weapon)
(12-3-18)

Episode CCCXVIII...Motor City Comic Con 2018
View Original Article (An Elegant Weapon)
(7-30-18)

Lake Effect Con 2018
View Original Article (Comic Reviews by Walt)
(6-26-18)

SoS Ep 120: Deadpool 2 Review, Cameos & Easter Eggs, and Dirk Manning
View Original Article (Secrets of the Sire)
(5-25-18)

Interview with Mr. Rhee Horror Comic Creator Dirk Manning @ NYCC 2017: Previously Lost Interview!
View Original Article (Pete's Basement Comic Book Talk Show)
(5-6-18)

Fantasticon and B&N Haul from March 10, 2018
View Original Article (Comic Reviews by Walt)
(3-10-18)

Fantasticon Not Just For Megafans
View Original Article (The Toledo Blade)
(3-9-18)

Bandersnatched: Black Mirror vs. Nightmare World
View Original Article (Bleeding Cool)
(12-30-18)

Kickstarter Spotlight: Legend of the Shaders -- Harp Twins Comic!
View Original Article (Geek'd-Out!)
(11-26-18)

Harp Twins at Grand Rapids Comic Con 2018
View Original Article (MI Geek Scene)
(11-5-18)

Dirk Manning Interview & The Rise and Fall of Marvel on Netflix
View Original Article (The Comic Pals)
(10-29-18)

Mr. Rhee: Surviving the Nightmare World Kickstarter Preview
View Original Article (Big Boss Battle)
(10-12-18)

Swag! James' Haul from New York Comic Con 2018!
View Original Article (Comicon.com)
(10-8-18)

Friendly Encounters: AJ Styles and Dirk Manning
View Original Article (Johngy's Beat)
(6-4-18)

Dirk Manning: A Signing Event
View Original Article (Vault of Midnight)
(5-12-18)

Haunted High-Ons #1 (Review)
View Original Article (Horror DNA)
(4-21-18)

C2E2 2018: If You Sniffed Dracula, Would You Be Coughin'?
View Original Article (Black Gate: Adventures in Fantasy Literature)
(4-19-18)

Haunted High-Ons Review
View Original Article (Drunken Pen Writing)
(3-7-18)

Haunted High-Ons: The Darkness Rises Coming in 2019
View Original Article (Faygoluvers)
(2-20-18)

Astronomicon Is Almost Here
View Original Article (Ouch Magazine)
(2-3-18)

MNE Merch Update Featuring "Haunted High-Ons"
View Original Article (Faygoluvers)
(1-18-18)

These Days Comic Books Aren't Just For Kids
View Original Article (The Toledo Blade)
(1-5-18)

Hope, a New Superhero Comic by K Lynn Smith and Dirk Manning for 2018
View Original Article (Bleeding Cool)
(1-1-18)

2017

Nightmare World Omnibus Courtesy of Devil's Due/1First's February 2018 Solicits
View Original Article (Bleeding Cool)
(11-22-17)

Episode CCLXVII...New York Comic Con '17 Part 3 (Session 6 - 30 in 30)
View Original Article (An Elegant Weapon)
(11-6-17)

You Only Have One Week Left to Grab the Tales of Mr. Rhee Volume 4 Hardcover
View Original Article (Bleeding Cool)
(11-6-17)

Episode 120 -- Kickstarter Rhee-L Talk with Dirk Manning
View Original Article (ComixLaunch)
(11-5-17)

FOG! Chats With Comic Creator, Dirk Manning, About His Latest Kickstarter, ‘TALES OF MR. RHEE Volume 4’
View Original Article (Forces of Geek)
(11-1-17)

Episode CCLXII: 30 in 30 Session 1 -- Tales of Mr. Rhee Vol 4 Kickstarter by Dirk Manning
View Original Article (An Elegant Weapon)
(11-1-17)

Episode CCLIX...New York Comic Con '17 Part One - Twiztid
View Original Article (An Elegant Weapon)
(10-16-17)

Dirk Manning Interview & Horror Comics
View Original Article (The Comic Pals)
(10-16-17)

Twiztid Hits New York Comic Con
View Original Article (Twiztid Official YouTube)
(10-14-17)

Interview: "Haunted High-Ons" Team Talks Twiztid Comic! (NYCC '17)
View Original Article (Villain Media)
(10-13-17)

Athena Voltaire Returns in "Pulp Tales" This November
View Original Article (Horror DNA)
(9-17-17)

Super-Fly Superfans Celebrate a Decade
View Original Article (YS News)
(9-14-17)

Labor Day Haul and Dirk Manning
View Original Article (Comic Reviews by Walt)
(9-5-17)

Twiztid: Haunted High-Ons Comic Book Debuting at New York Comic Con
View Original Article (Promote Horror)
(8-11-17)

Twiztid Makes Comic Debut at NYCC 2017
View Original Article (Horror DNA)
(8-8-17)

Video Premiere: Twiztid Debuts New Animated Video, 'Dead and Gone' and Haunted High-Ons
View Original Article (Yahoo! Style)
(8-3-17)

Twiztid Announce Comic Book, Launch Their Own Pop Culture Convention
View Original Article (Detroit Metro Times)
(8-3-17)

Who You Gonna Call? Twiztid: Haunted High-Ons Comic To Debut At New York Comic Con
View Original Article (Bleeding Cool)
(8-2-17

Dirk Manning & Friends Serve "Love Stories (To Die For)" Spanning Multiple Genres
View Original Article (Something to Muse About)
(7-7-17)

Episode CCXLV...Motor City Comic Con 2017 Part 3
View Original Article (An Elegant Weapon)
(6-18-17)

Dirk Manning Takes Some Time to Chat About What Fans Can Expect From the Other Man in Black
View Original Article (Geekstronomy)
(6-6-17)

Tales of Mr. Rhee Volume 3: "Those Who Fight Monsters..." Review
View Original Article (Drunken Pen Writing)
(5-24-17)

The Indie Index – Interview with Dirk Manning
View Original Article (The Geek Index)
(5-8-17)

C2E2 2017: More Harley Quinns Than You Can Swing a Mallet At
View Original Article (Black Gate: Adventures in Fantasy Literature)
(5-4-17)

Tales of Mr. Rhee Volume 2: "Karmageddon" Review
View Original Article (Drunken Pen Writing)
(5-3-17)

2017 Gary Reed Independent Creator of the Year Award Finalists
View Original Article (Cherry Capital Comic Con)
(5-1-17)

Fast And Easy Reviews: Tales of Mr. Rhee Volume 1: "Procreation (of the Wicked)" and Nightmare World Volume 1: "13 Tales of Terror" Double Review
View Original Article (Drunken Pen Writing)
(4-12-17)

Fantasticon Fies Through the Glass City This Weekend
View Original Article (WTOL.com)
(3-11-17)

Recording Reading For Upcoming Audio Book
View Original Article (Battle Chamber)
(3-7-17)

Love Stories (to Die For): Trade Paperback Review
View Original Article (Horror DNA)
(2-22-17)

Five Comics for Valentine's Day
View Original Article (Horror DNA)
(2-13-17)

Funny Book Splatter Episode #1: Dirk Manning
View Original Article (Horror DNA)
(2-8-17)

Mariachi #1 (Comic Book Review)
View Original Article (Horror DNA)
(1-16-17)

Dirk Manning at Motor City Comic Con 2016
View Original Article (Johngy's Beat)
(1-4-17)

2016

Digital Nerdage -- Episode 75
View Original Article (Digital Nerdage)
(11-24-16)

Episode CCXX...Dirk Manning
View Original Article (An Elegant Weapon)
(11-18-16)

13 Questions With Dirk Manning About the Nightmare World Omnibus, Kickstarter, And Human Flesh Leather
View Original Article (Bleeding Cool)
(11-16-16)

Fourth Annual Spacie Awards Winners
View Original Article (Spacie Awards)
(9-23-16)

What's Not to Love About Love Stories to Die For?
View Original Article (Black Gate: Adventures in Fantasy Literature)
(9-15-16)

Comic Book Story Telling: Dirk Manning's Nightmare World
View Original Article (Nerditis)
(9-8-16)

Tales of Mr. Rhee: "Those Who Fight Monsters..." #5 Review
View Original Article (Horror DNA)
(5-19-16)

Tales of Mr. Rhee – Get The Hardcover!
View Original Article (What'cha Reading?)
(5-16-16)

The Ninja Starship: Dirk Manning -- The Madman Behind Mr. Rhee
View Original Article (The Ninja Starship)
(5-16-16)

Two Nerds, One Mic -- Episode 5: Dirk Manning
View Original Article (Digital Nerdage)
(5-11-16)

Dirk Manning Interview: Tales of Mr. Rhee Volume 3
View Original Article (Horror DNA)
(5-11-16)

Episode CXCVIII...Dirk Manning
View Original Article (An Elegant Weapon)
(5-9-16)

The Todd Files -- Episode 21
View Original Article (Digital Nerdage)
(5-8-16)

Devil’s Due Teams With Dirk Manning To Publish “Nightmare World” & “Love Stories to Die For”
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(5-6-16)

Tales of Mr. Rhee: "Those Who Fight Monsters..." #4 Review
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(5-4-16)

Putting Skin in the Game with Dirk Manning of Tales of Mr. Rhee
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(5-1-16)

Tales of Mr. Rhee: "Those Who Fight Monsters..." #3 Review
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(4-28-16)

Tales of Mr. Rhee: "Those Who Fight Monsters..." #2 Review
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(4-16-16)

Tales of Mr. Rhee: "Those Who Fight Monsters..." #1 Review
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(4-9-16)

Nightmare World: Volume 4 Coming in October 2016
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(1-15-16)

Tales of Mr. Rhee Volume 3: "Those Who Fight Monsters" is now on Comixology!
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(1-11-16)

2015

Comicsverse Podcast #56: The Best Comics You've Never Read: Tales of Mr. Rhee
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(11-18-15)

Double Page Spread Episode 129: Dirk Manning
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(10-23-15)

Scare Master Dirk Manning Creates a Tale Inspired by Nine Inch Nails
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(9-25-15)

Review: Dirk Manning's Nightmare World Volume 1!
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(8-29-15)

A RHEE-ly Great Interview with Cthulhu's Homeboy Dirk Manning
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(7-25-15)

Dirk Manning Interview
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(7-5-15)

Indie Comic Creator Interview with Dirk Manning
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(7-4-15)

Interview: Comics Extraordinaire Dirk Manning on Tales of Mr. Rhee and Nightmare World
View Original Article (The Beat - "The News Blog of Comics Culture")
(6-24-15)

Episode CXLIX: Motor City Comic Con 2015: Dirk Manning Live Panel ("The Faygo Incident")
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(5-20-15)

The Mystery of Mr. Rhee (Review)
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(5-16-15)

Dirk Manning Goes Home for Fantasticon Toledo
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(4-9-15)

Cutting Through the Pages: Nightmare World Volumes 1-3 Review
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(3-26-15)

Tales of Mr. Rhee: "Karmageddon" #4 Review
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(3-4-15)

Dirk Manning Talks Tales of Mr. Rhee: Karmageddon on Kickstarter, Making Comics, and That One About the Priest, the Orphan, and the Stripper Walking into a Bar
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(2-27-15)

Kickstarting a Mr. Rhee: WRITE OR WRONG #85 by Dirk Manning
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(2-24-15)

Master of Suspense: Dirk Manning Brings New Tales of Mr. Rhee to Kickstarter
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(2-22-15)

DIRK MANNING Chats With FOG! About TALES OF MR. RHEE: “KARMAGEDDON” Kickstarter Campaign
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(2-10-15)

Goth Chick News Catches Up With Our Favorite Horror Comic Crush: Dirk Manning
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(2-5-15)

Inaugural Purdue Comic Con Brings in Hundreds
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(2-1-15)

Comic Creators That Frequent Cons
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(1-30-15)

Tales of Mr. Rhee: "Karmageddon" #3 Review
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(1-18-15)

Where Monsters Dwell After Dark Episode 007 -- Dirk Manning and Monster Mike
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(1-15-15)

Spotlight on Indie Comics: The 15 Best of 2014
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(1-7-15)

Cthulhu Happens In Tales Of Mr. Rhee #2 From Devil's Due – Read It Here
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(1-6-15)

2014

Tales of Mr. Rhee Volume 1: Comic Review
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(12-4-14)

Tales of Mr. Rhee: "Karmageddon" #2 Review
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(11-3-15)

New York Comic Con Artist Alley -- The Heartbeat of Comic Books (Video Interview)
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(10-22-14)

Where Monsters Dwell: Episode #312: The Manning Conversations Part 3
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(10-15-14)

Tales of Mr. Rhee: "Karmageddon" #1 Review
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(9-26-15)

Tales of Mr. Rhee: "Karmageddon" #1 (Review)
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(9-18-14)

Beyond the Rapture: Dirk Manning's Tales of Mr. Rhee
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(9-17-14)

“Tales of Mr. Rhee: Karmageddon″ #1 Promises Apocalyptic Fun To Come
View Original Article (Bloody Disgusting)
(9-17-14)

Tales of Mr. Rhee: "Procreation (of the Wicked)" Trade Paperback Review
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(9-15-14)

Zone 4 #331: Dirk Manning Returns!
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(8-30-14)

Episode CXV...Mr. Rhee of The Man in Black
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(8-27-14)

Project Karamazov: Dirk Manning
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(8-3-14)

Preview the Ursa Minor Annual
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(5-15-14)

Mr. Rhee is out now!
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(3-12-14)

Surviving  Shows in 15 Weeks (Part 4 of 3) by Dirk Manning
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(1-31-14)

2013

The Best Comics of 2013 -- As Chosen By Actual Comic Creators
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(12-30-13)

Jorge Solis’ List Of The Best Comics Mini-Series Of 2013!
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(12-26-13)

First Published Comic Goes on Display This Saturday
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(12-5-13)

Blank Variants for Writers Too -- Mark Waid, Tim Seely, Dirk Manning and More
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(11-17-13)

"The Legend of Oz: The Wicked West" #12 -- Flying Gorillas (Review)
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(11-4-13)

Talking Mr. Rhee with Dirk Manning
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(10-26-13)

Digital Nerdage -- Episode 20
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(10-24-13)

Dirk Manning Still Animated About His Dream
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(9-20-13)

Exclusive Interview: Dirk Manning of "Love Stories to Die For" and "Legend of Oz: The Wicked West"
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(9-13-13)

Devil’s Due Signs Dirk Manning
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(9-8-13)

Dirk Manning Coming to Wonderworld Comics September 14th!
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(9-6-13)

Love Stories (to Die For) #1 Review
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(9-6-13)

Love Stories (to Die For) #1: "Manning Up" (Review)
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(9-5-13)

Speculator Corner: Love Stories (to Die For) #1 and Reality Check #1
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(9-3-13)

Dia De Los Muertos #1 (Review)
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(8-10-13)

Image Comics Shares ‘Love Stories To Die For’
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(8-6-13)

Digital Nerdage -- Episode 15
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(7-10-13)

Where Monsters Dwell: Episode #245 with Dirk Manning
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(5-7-13)

Monsters & Metal Episode #1: First Episode of Podcast Series Co-Hosted by Dirk Manning
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(4-1-13)
(All 30+ episodes of the "Monsters and Metal" Podcast are archived HERE)

Review: Write or Wrong by Dirk Manning
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(3-25-13)

Dirk Manning Discusses Short Comics, the Horror Genre
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(3-25-13)

Write or Wrong – The Dirk Manning Interview w/ Biff Bam Pop!
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(3-20-13)

UVN: Behind the Counter #235 (Write or Wrong Review)
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(2-24-13)

The Next Issue Podcast Special: Dirk Manning
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(2-21-13)

"Dia De Los Muertos" #1 Review
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(2-13-13)

Review: ‘Dia De Los Muertos" #1
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(2-7-13)

"Dia De Los Muertos" #1 Reviews
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(2-6-13)

2012

Discussions with Decapitated Dan #125: The Final Episode
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(12-31-12)

Creators Pick the Best Comics of 2012
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(12-30-12)

Episode 64: The Mayans Are Coming! The Mayans Are Coming!
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(12-22-12)

Discussions with Decapitated Dan #118: Definitive Dirk Manning Part 2
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(11-12-12)

WRITE OR WRONG Goes to Print in Dirk Manning's Advice Book
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(11-7-12)

Discussions with Decapitated Dan #117: Definitive Dirk Manning Part 1
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(11-5-12)

Write or Wrong: A Writer's Guide to Creating Comics (Press Release)
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(9-13-12)

Comic Review: Nightmare World Volume 1: Thirteen Tales of Terror
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(9-1-12)

Dirk Manning's Write or Wrong Gets Collected
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(8-17-12)

Discussions with Decapitated Dan #105: Dirk Manning on Write or Wrong: A Writer's Guide to Creating Comics
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(8-13-12)

So Basically I Know No One That Works in Comics By Sight
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(7-29-12)

Randumb Idiocy July 2012
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(7-28-12)

Tales from the Table: My First Time at San Diego Comic Con by Dirk Manning
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(7-28-12)

Discussions with Decapitated Dan Special Edition: Dirk Manning Live Debut at Dan Diego Comic Con
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(7-14-12)

Discussions with Decapitated Dan #100: 100 Episode Celebration
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(7-9-12)

Comic Review: Nightmare World -- Volume 3: Demon Days
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(6-23-12)

Image Addiction -- Episode 69: Talking with Dirk Manning
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(5-25-12)

Shadowline's Love Stories About Death Launches Today!
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(5-15-12)

Discussions with Decapitated Dan #93: Dirk Manning talks Love Stories About Death
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(5-12-12)

Shadowline Won't Stop Teasing "Love Stories About Death"
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(5-9-12)

Shakespeare is Shaking!
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(3-15-12)

Discussions with Decapitated Dan #80: Dirk Manning (for the 6th Time!)
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(2-20-12)

Welcome to Nightmare World
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(1-19-12)

2011

Mid-Ohio Con vs. Wizard World: Mid-Ohio: Who Won? (A Completely Subjective Analysis by Dirk Manning)
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(10-27-11)

Nightmare World Volume 3: "Demon Days" Review
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(10-22-11)

Nightmare World Volume 3: Demon Days -- Review
View Original Article (Decapitated Dan's Dark Delights – Horror Comic Reviews)
(11-6-11)

Nightmare World Volume 2: "Leave the Light On" Review
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(10-19-11)

AICN Comic Reviews: Nightmare World Volume 3: Demon Days -- Review
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(10-5-11)

Where Monsters Dwell: Episode 170 with Dirk Manning
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(10-2-11)

Nightmare World Volume 1: "13 Tales of Terror" Review
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(10-1-11)

Welcome to Nightmare World
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(8-30-11)

Dirk Manning Nightmare World Interview
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(8-25-11)

Image Addiction Episode 57 -- Talking with Dirk Manning
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(8-17-11)

Discussions with Decapitated Dan #53: Dirk Manning and Joshua Williamson
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(8-15-11)

From Web to Dirk Manning, An Interview
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(8-13-11)

Nightmare World Volume 2: Leave the Light On -- Review
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(6-26-11)

Discussions with Decapitated Dan #41: Dirk Manning & Brant Fowler
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(5-30-11)

FCBD 2011: Chasing Rainbows, Fearing the Amish, Selling Horror Comics to Kids, and More
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(5-12-11)

ShadowlineOnline and Tales of Mr. Rhee Debut Today
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(5-11-11)

Shadowline Launches New Website
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(5-11-11)

Video Interview: MTV Geek Launches ACT-I-VATE's All-Ages Fantasy Comic FARSEEKER with Dirk Manning and Len O'Grady
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(4-21-11)

Thirteen Questions for Horror Comic Creator Dirk Manning
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(4-21-11)

2011 Free Comic Book Day Guest List
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(2-26-11)

2010

Creating a Nightmare World
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(12-10-10)

Discussions with Decapitated Dan: Matt Wilson, Nathan Fox & Friends
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(11-8-10)

A Supernatural Tale: Dirk Manning an "Overnight" Success Story
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(10-27-10)

Graphic Novel Author Holding Signing at Franklin Park Borders
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(10-23-10)

Discussions with Decapitated Dan: Virus Comix & Dirk Manning
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(10-9-10)

WTF Of The Day: Cthulhu, Killer Monkeys, And Bert & Ernie Collide For ‘Nightmare World’ Vol 2!
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(10-5-10)

Discussions with Decapitated Dan: Dirk Manning
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(9-3-10)

Discussions with Decapitated Dan #32: Horror Comics Total Panel at C2E2
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(4-4-10)

Nightmare World Volume 1: 13 Tales of Terror -- Review
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(1-31-10)

2009

Image Solicitations, October 2009
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(7-29-09)

2008

Blog@Newsarama Sets New Team
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(12-2-08)

 

2007

CGS Special: Pittsburgh Comic Con 2007 Interviews
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(5-3-07)

2006

Pittsburgh Comic Con Wrap Up
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(4-25-06)