Today, comics is one of the very few forms of mass communication in which individual voices still have a chance to be heard.

-Scott McCloud
Scott McCloud

The idea that comics stores, distributors and publishers simply 'give the customers what they want' is nonsense. What the customers wanted they didn't get - and they left.

Scott McCloud
My first influences were superhero artists.
Scott McCloud

Sometimes, that can knock some old tree over that's been sitting all summer,

Scott McCloud
Space does for comics what time does for film!
Scott McCloud

[The digital revolution, he argued, would bring comics closer to their roots: cave paintings. Yes, cave paintings.] The ancestors of printed comics drew, painted and carved their time-paths from beginning to end, without interruption, ... the infinite canvas.

Scott McCloud
As I see it, mainstream comics now speak only to the hardcore few who stayed; conversing in a weird, garbled, visual pig latin only they can understand - rendering the term 'mainstream' a hollow joke - while the true mainstream, the other 99.9% of the populace, find enjoyment elsewhere.
Scott McCloud

We're down to 60 (customers without power) right now.

Scott McCloud
The ancestors of printed comics drew, painted and carved their time-paths from beginning to end, without interruption, ... the infinite canvas.
Scott McCloud

We're watching it and tracking it with our sister companies to plan anything.

Scott McCloud
It would take a lifetime to read all the webcomics published in one year.