Press Releases

Andrews McMeel Universal Brands GoComics and Andrews McMeel Publishing Offer Gift Suggestions for Moms, Dads and Grads

Kansas City, Mo. (April 16, 2014) – Mother’s Day, Father’s Day and high school and college graduations are just around the corner, and it’s time to show your loved ones just how much they mean to you. With compelling content and products, Andrews McMeel Universal (AMU) brands GoComics and Andrews...Read More >

Universal Uclick Well Represented in the 2013 National Cartoonist Society Reuben Awards Nominees

Kansas City, Mo. (April 1, 2014) – The divisional nominees for the 2013 National Cartoonist Society Reuben Awards, recognizing the year’s outstanding achievements in the cartooning industry, have been announced, with Universal Uclick and GoComics creators receiving...Read More >

GoComics Launches Six Features in March

More than 300 comic strips, panels and editorial cartoons are now available for daily and weekly reading online and via the free GoComics mobile app. Kansas City, Mo. (March 31, 2014) -- GoComics, a part of the Universal...Read More >

GoComics® and Andrews McMeel Publishing Exhibit at Kansas City’s Planet Comicon With Creator Signings, Panel Discussions and Giveaways

Cartoon/comic creators will autograph, offer free GoComics PRO subscriptions and giveaways from March 14-16.Kansas City, Mo. (February 28, 2014) – Headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., Andrews McMeel Universal (AMU) brands GoComics and Andrews McMeel Publishing will...Read More >

GoComics Introduces Four New WebComics in February

More than 300 comic strips, panels and editorial cartoons are now available for daily and weekly reading online and via the free GoComics mobile app. Kansas City, Mo. (February 25, 2014) — GoComics, a part of the Universal Uclick syndicate family, is excited to announce the addition of four...Read More >

Universal Uclick and GoComics Celebrate Milestone Anniversaries for Comics

Seven syndicated comic strips/panels hit major anniversaries ranging from 10 to 60 years.Kansas City, Mo. (Feb. 3, 2014) – Universal Uclick and GoComics are excited to announce that seven syndicated comics will celebrate major anniversaries in 2014, marking decades of laughter, entertainment and...Read More >

GoComics and Andrews McMeel Publishing Offer Gift Suggestions for Valentine’s Day

Comic, Poetry and Puzzle Gifts that are Perfect for Loved OnesKansas City, Mo. (January 24, 2014) – Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and it’s time to show that special someone just how much they mean to you. With compelling content and products, Andrews McMeel Universal (AMU) brands...Read More >

Universal Uclick Launches WuMo as Largest Syndicated Comic Strip in Company History

Universal Uclick launches WuMo in 212 publications Kansas City, Mo. (Nov. 4, 2013) – Universal Uclick, an Andrews McMeel Universal company, has launched WuMo in 212 publications on Monday, Nov., 4, making it the largest syndicated comic launch in company history, exceeding the number of...Read More >

Universal Uclick Editorial Cartoonists Matt Bors and Jen Sorensen Receive Prestigious Awards

Kansas City, Mo. (October 7, 2013) – Universal Uclick editorial cartoonists Matt Bors and Jen Sorensen have recently been honored with prestigious editorial and journalism industry awards, adding to the individual honors each has received in the past 18 months.    Matt Bors has...Read More >

GoComics® and Andrews McMeel Publishing Return to New York Comic Con With Creator Signings, Portfolio Review Sessions and Giveaways

Cartoon/comic creators will autograph at the convention show floor (Booth #2219), host portfolio review sessions and offer free GoComics PRO subscriptions and giveaways from October 10-13.Kansas City, Mo. (September 19, 2013) – Andrews McMeel Universal (AMU) brands GoComics and Andrews McMeel...Read More >

Miss Manners’ Perfect Children Will Co-Byline Syndicated Column

Son Nicolas and daughter Jacobina will add to the column’s legacy of etiquette in society.  Miss Manners’ two perfect children will join her as co-authors of her widely syndicated newspaper column beginning the week of September 15, 2013, John Glynn, president of Universal UClick announced...Read More >

The Puzzle Society Adds New Games

The Puzzle Society (www.thepuzzlesociety.com), a part of the Universal Uclick syndicate family, is excited to announce the addition of new features to its lineup of entertaining and popular word games and puzzles. The most recent addition, Unolingo, – pronounced “you-know-lingo” – offers a...Read More >

Andrews McMeel Universal Companies Universal Uclick and Andrews McMeel Publishing Well Represented in the 2013 Harvey Award Nominations

Kansas City, Mo. (July 17, 2013) – The nominees for the 2013 Harvey Awards, recognizing outstanding work in comics and sequential art, have been announced, with Andrews McMeel Universal creators receiving several acknowledgements. Unique to this award, the recipients are nominated and selected by...Read More >

Universal Uclick Announces Syndication of Pulitzer Prize Winner Matt Davies

The talented editorial cartoonist will be distributed for newspaper/online publication and included on GoComics.com.Kansas City, Mo. (June 17, 2013) -- Universal Uclick, home to many of the world’s most notable cartoonists and columnists, is proud to announce an exclusive...Read More >

Universal Uclick Offers Mother’s/Father’s Day and Graduation Gift Suggestions

Comic & Puzzle Gifts that Entertain and Challenge; Exceptional Options for All Ages. Kansas City, Mo. (May 3, 2013) -- Universal Uclick plays host to a number of comic and puzzling properties that entertain and challenge readers daily. Each provides great gift-giving options for upcoming...Read More >