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It’s new comic day and we’re looking to check out what the pull box has in store, what are you picking up this week?  What comic book news did you miss?  Check out what caught our eye in the past 24 hours.

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WiredWhy Kickstarter May Save Independent Comic Books – Geekdad Dave Banks checks out why Kickstarter might save independent comics.  I’ve dropped a few hundred dollars in the past year to support a few projects and pledged towards a few more that didn’t reach their goal.

ICv2Craig Thompson’s ‘Habibi’ Due Sept. 20th – The Islamic influence has made this yet to be published graphic novel square in the hater’s crosshairs (and we chose that word on purpose).  It’s already been banned by one library, only to see that decision reversed.

Publishers WeeklyBad News But More Good News for Boom! Studios – It’s been a weird couple of weeks for Boom! Studios.  Check out what’s been up and the decision behind renaming their kids line kaboom!

MediabistroMuseum of Comic and Cartoon Art Celebrates Tenth Anniversary, Opens Will Eisner Exhibition – It’s been ten years for New York’s MoCCA.

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