The Creator Of Calvin and Hobbes Has Been Drawing A Comic In Secret

Bill Watterson, the famously reclusive creator of beloved comic strip Calvin and Hobbes, returned to your newspaper's comics page this week, and you probably didn't even notice. The sub rosa comic strips – three of them, to be exact – are the first Watterson has illustrated and published in almost 20 years. »6/07/14 12:00pm6/07/14 12:00pm

Brand New Art from Calvin and Hobbes Creator Bill Watterson!

Well here's an unexpected surprise: Bill Watterson, long-retired creator of Calvin of Hobbes, was so impressed with Strippeda new feature documentary that invites some of the biggest names in comics "to talk about the art form they love, and what happens to it as newspapers die" – that he agreed to provide the art… »2/26/14 7:30pm2/26/14 7:30pm

Dear Mr Watterson is a love letter to Calvin & Hobbes

Nobody dislikes the comic strip Calvin & Hobbes. This is the premise of the documentary Looking for Mr. Watterson, and one I can personally attest to — I have never met a single person who didn't enjoy the wonderful art, the humor, the philosophy and/or the strip's creativity. I only know people who haven't read … »11/15/13 12:00pm11/15/13 12:00pm

Spaceman Spiff (and other classic Calvin and Hobbes moments) in GIF form

This is my favorite Calvin and Hobbes-related thingamabobber since I saw Berkeley Breathed reveal his affable cartoon wars with Bill Watterson at Comic-Con 2010. The Tumblr Calvin and Hobbes GIFs takes Calvin's flights of fancy and animates them in the name of internet tomfoolery. Tyrannosaurs in F-14s next, please. »7/30/12 10:20am7/30/12 10:20am