The Cross Hatch Dispatch 12.2.09

Categories:  The Cross Hatch Dispatch


[Above, Templesmith and McCool are midnight chokers. Below, some people call the Dispatch Maurice.]

  • It Will Come From Japan! Paul Pope illustrates concept cars from the Land of the Rising Sun via
  • The Bens [McCool & Templesmith] are making it easy on all those who want a copy of Choker #1, but aren’t sure on how to get one. Follow these directions and enlightenment will follow.
  • Not sure what you want for Christmas? Need some quick Hanukkah gifts? Cory Doctorow has compiled a great comics buyers list. I think he checked it twice, even.
  • Grant Morrison is set to get his own biopic. In unrelated news, AMC Star Theaters are adding hallucinogens to their concessions menu items.
  • The Onion’s AV Club put together a very bold Best Comics of the 00’s list. Think you can do better?
  • The San Francisco Chronicle presents McSweeney’s San Francisco Panorama, a celebration of print, featuring 16 pages of comics from the likes of Art Spiegelman, Chris Ware, Daniel Clowes, and more. Pre-order your copies, flower children.

-Miles VanMeter