REVIEW: Fraggle Rock: Journey to the Everspring, Part 4

James Gannon – Fraggle Rock: Journey to the Everspring draws to its fourth issue close this week, and what a finale Jake Myler and Katie Leth have in store. For those who have taken the journey with the Fraggles in the previous three issues, you will not be disappointed in the least by the very satisfying conclusion.…

REVIEW: Fraggle Rock: Journey to the Everspring, Part 1

James Gannon – It’s been quite some time since Muppets of any kind graced their own regular comic book. BOOM!’s Muppet comic series is a distant memory. Ape’s Sesame Street comics didn’t even get to see a second issue published (especially strange since the first issue was reprinted and promoted for Free Comic Day and Halloween of…

News Update: July 18, 2014

JULY 18, 2014 Since we didn’t do a News Update last week, we missed out on sharing the video of Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy on PBS’s A Capitol Fourth, which aired live on 4th of July. The performance, which saw Kermit and Piggy singing “This Land is Your Land” and Kermit performing “Rainbow Connection,”…

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…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Fraggle Rock Classics Vol. 1

James Gannon – Last year, Archaia announced the first of two volumes reprinting Marvel’s 1986 Fraggle Rock comic book. After a couple delays, it’s finally available in the form of Fraggle Rock Classics, Volume 1. The first four issues are collected in this soft cover graphic novel, digitally remastered, and recolored, plus with a wonderful…

Archaia to Republish Classic Fraggle Rock Comics

James Gannon – Word broke out last week that Archaia Comics, the studio behind various adaptions of Jim Henson properties, is going to reprint the old 1980’s Marvel comics Fraggle Rock series into graphic novels. Among the stories being reprinted are “The Magic Time Machine,” “The Trouble With Being #1,” “The Monster That Could Be…

Muppet Comic Mondays: Fraggle Rock Volume 2 – Issue 3

 James Gannon – What comic can come out a month early the second issue, and a month late the third and let it not detract at all from its super-coolness? Why, Archaia’s Fraggle Rock Volume 2 – Issue 3 of course! Okay… you find a way to address that without sounding like it matters. The…