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Welcome to the Girl Genius Wiki, a fan-created resource for the fabulous gaslamp fantasy comic, and now a fabulous webcomic, produced by Studio Foglio.

If you are new to Girl Genius you may find A (Spoiler Free) Guide for New Girl Genius Readers to be helpful.

Congratulations to Kaja Foglio, Phil Foglio, Cheyenne Wright and everyone at Studio Foglio for winning the first three Hugo awards in the Best Graphic Story category. [1]

Girl Genius is an epic graphic novel published online for free every M-W-F. Any entry here may contain spoilers for the current storyline. So if you somehow arrived here first, head over to the first page and start reading! The guy in the bowler hat is Professor Phil Foglio himself.

NewsEdit

The Foglios have posted a Girl Genius podcast, perhaps the first of many. They (Kaja Foglio, Phil Foglio, Carol Monahan - business manager to the Foglios, Linda Strout - assistant to the Foglios) talk about Girl Genius, answer some reader questions (more or less), and mention that the current Girl Genius graphic novel (in its online incarnation) is about to end and that the third Girl Genius prose novel (Agatha H. and the Voice of the Castle) is about to be released (November 11 in the US).

A new video, Professors Foglio & Foglio accept the Chilling ALS Ice Bucket Challenge!, can be seen on the Girl Genius Video Youtube channel, as well as on the main comics page.

The Foglios have returned from England, where they attended LonCon 3, the 72nd World Science Fiction Convention. They and Cheyenne Wright have been nominated for a Hugo Award for Best Graphic Story, which went to Randall Munroe for xkcd: Time at the Hugo ceremony on Sunday, August 17. During their trip, Cheyenne Wright filled in with a guest story, 'Homecoming King'. The Foglios posted a Hugo wrap up page immediately after their return, but the main story has resumed as of Friday, August 29.

New ReleasesEdit

Volume XII has been printed and is available in softcover from the TopatoCo online store and in PDF format from DriveThruComics. All of the previous volumes have been reprinted, so the all volume bundle is available again. Updated editions of most Girl Genius PDFs are available at the DriveThru Comics store (including the newly available Volume XI PDF and the color edition of Volume I). See studio news on Girl Genius Adventures for updates. The Girl Genius Novelization is proceeding. The second book is available in hard cover, paperback, electronic, and audiobook formats.

References

  1. 2009 Hugo for Best Graphic Story of 2008
       • 2010 Hugo for Best Graphic Story of 2009
       • 2011 Hugo for Best Graphic Story of 2010

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Quite some time ago , the frightening and mysterious Von Pinn revealed some fascinating details about her construction, her loyalties, and her relationship to Lucrezia Mongfish. What exactly can we deduce from what she said?

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February 22, 2010 New poll: Just who is this Unstoppable Higgs guy anyway? (vote)
May 31, 2009 Latest Debate updated: Rej Maddog suggested a new discussion on Zola.
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July 11, 2009 New forum topic: What does Von Pinn tell us about Lucrezia?
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May 31, 2009 Quadibloc wrote down some of his thoughts and predictions on the storyline.


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The fine print
  • This site is not approved by, sponsored by, or affiliated with Studio Foglio, LLC or Airship Entertainment. This site contains portions of images clipped from the comic. Since they found us and linked to us (eeeee!), we hope this means our use of clipped images is "fair". No copyright infringement is intended. (See Copyrights) Of course, as TPU students, we strive for utmost accuracy and being absolutely, positively non-biased in our research on the early life of Agatha Heterodyne. Especially where the powerful, brilliant, perfectly reasonable, charming, dashingly handsome Baron is concerned. (Did we mention reasonable?) Any inaccuracies or omissions are the fault of our textbooks, we swear.
  • If you remember What's New with Phil and Dixie, the guy in the bowler hat may look familiar.
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