…is usually around 3 in the morning.

Item: According to Bryan Lee O’Malley and Oni Press, the sixth and final volume of O’Malley’s Scott Pilgrim graphic novel series, Scott Pilgrim’s Finest Hour, will be released Tuesday, July 20th. Full press release here. “248 pages of evil-ex butt-kicking in the easily digestible digest format for the low, low price of $11.99.” The Scott Pilgrim movie, Scott Pilgrim vs The World, will be released August 13, three weeks later.

Item: Kate Beaton ponies now on sale.

Item: I saw this linked on Comics Reporter. Ray Fenwick talks about his next book and cover design.

Item: Jeff Lemire talks at the Emerald City con.

Item: Inkstuds presents a roundtable discussion of John Stanley. Particpant Jeet Heer’s notes on Stanley are here.

Item: Seth has been nominated in the graphic novel category for the Reuben awards. I don’t think they give the Rube Goldberg statuette to the divisional winners, but I have heard there is an orgy involved.