Kickstarter Power Hour: Strangebeard, Vol 1

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Kickstarter Power Hour: Strangebeard, Vol 1http://ift.tt/Tz1KBH Tweet We round out the Kickstarter Power Hour with a look at the story of the world’s greatest pirate – who also happens to be a twelve year old girl. Strangebeard is written and drawn by Kelly Tindall – and when I say that, I mean that it’s been […]

Kickstarter Power Hour: Modern Times

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Kickstarter Power Hour: Modern Timeshttp://ift.tt/1sZxZEw Tweet Let’s continue this power hour of Kickstarting comics by turning to Modern Times, a new publication looking to mix journalism, comics, and photography. By Olivier Kugler Set up by Katherine Hearst and featuring contributors including Isabel Greenberg, Jess Ruliffson, Tom Humberstone and Fionnuala Doran, Modern Times is looking to […]

Kickstarter Power Hour: Strong Female Protagonist

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Kickstarter Power Hour: Strong Female Protagonisthttp://ift.tt/1mavYUR Tweet The webcomic series Strong Female Protagonist has a Kickstarter running to take the series to print, and has already crushed the original target funding harder than Godzilla stamping on innocent civilians. From the creative team of Brennan Lee Mulligan and Molly Ostertag, the funding for the project is […]

Kickstarter Power Hour: Toe Tag Riot

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Kickstarter Power Hour: Toe Tag Riothttp://ift.tt/1mavYEk Tweet Let’s spend an hour showcasing some of the excellent-looking comic Kickstarters which are currently underway, eh? Recent statistics suggest that the success rate for comic book Kickstarter campaigns is somewhere around 50%, meaning that this medium is the most successful on the site. Go comic fans! Now let’s […]

By Its Cover (Week Of 5.14.14): Q&A

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By Its Cover (Week Of 5.14.14): Q&Ahttp://ift.tt/1qYtiPx Tweet Being that it’s the column’s one month anniversary, I thought I’d do some reader questions. Except I don’t have any reader questions, so instead I’m going to ask you the questions. 1) What’s your favorite part of the column so far, the opening topics or the weekly cover […]

And by the way, DC Entertainment is hiring in publicity, develoment, online, etc etc

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And by the way, DC Entertainment is hiring in publicity, develoment, online, etc etchttp://ift.tt/SogYss Tweet Along those same lines, DC’s Burbank office is totally ramping up — although not in editorial, where the biggest defection is coming. and in some pretty big jobs — a VP of Development, a VP of publicity (possibly the position […]

Nominees and voting announced for 2014 Kids Comic Awards

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Nominees and voting announced for 2014 Kids Comic Awardshttp://ift.tt/SogVwO Tweet Voting is now open for the second annual Kids Comics Awards, which will be presented June 22nd, during the Kids Read Comics festival in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The awards are sponsored by Kids’ Comics Revolution!, a podcast dedicated to spotlighting the expanding worlds of kids’ […]

DC Entertainment SR VP Sales Bob Wayne will retire — and nothing will ever be the same

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DC Entertainment SR VP Sales Bob Wayne will retire — and nothing will ever be the samehttp://ift.tt/1oWnwfe Tweet When DC announced their move to Burbank, I was told the first name on the list of people who weren’t going was SR VP of Sales, Bob Wayne. Wayne was already near retirement age, and had been […]

Kickstarter Power Hour: Strangebeard, Vol 1

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We round out the Kickstarter Power Hour with a look at the story of the world’s greatest pirate – who also happens to be a twelve year old girl.

Kickstarter Power Hour: Modern Times

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Let’s continue this power hour of Kickstarting comics by turning to Modern Times, a new publication looking to mix journalism, comics, and photography.

Kickstarter Power Hour: Strong Female Protagonist

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The webcomic series Strong Female Protagonist has a Kickstarter running to take the series to print, and has already crushed the original target funding harder than Godzilla stamping on innocent civilians. From the creative team of Brennan Lee Mulligan and Molly Ostertag, the funding for the project is currently somewhere above the $20000 range, after […]

Kickstarter Power Hour: Toe Tag Riot

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Let’s spend an hour showcasing some of the excellent-looking comic Kickstarters which are currently underway, eh? Recent statistics suggest that the success rate for comic book Kickstarter campaigns is somewhere around 50%, meaning that this medium is the most successful on the site. Go comic fans! Now let’s push that even higher by supporting some […]

By Its Cover (Week Of 5.14.14): Q&A

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Being that it’s the column’s one month anniversary, I thought I’d do some reader questions. Except I don’t have any reader questions, so instead I’m going to ask you the questions. 1) What’s your favorite part of the column so far, the opening topics or the weekly cover picks? 2) How would you feel if the […]

And by the way, DC Entertainment is hiring in publicity, development, online, etc etc

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  Along those same lines, DC’s Burbank office is totally ramping up — although not in editorial, where the biggest defection is coming. and in some pretty big jobs — a VP of Development, a VP of publicity (possibly the position Alex Segura’svacated when he went back to Archie?) Even interns if you want to […]

Nominees and voting announced for 2014 Kids Comic Awards

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Voting is now open for the second annual Kids Comics Awards, which will be presented June 22nd, during the Kids Read Comics festival in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The awards are sponsored by Kids’ Comics Revolution!, a podcast dedicated to spotlighting the expanding worlds of kids’ comics and kid lit. Voting is open to kids and […]

DC Entertainment SR VP Sales Bob Wayne will retire — and nothing will ever be the same

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When DC announced their move to Burbank, I was told the first name on the list of people who weren’t going was SR VP of Sales, Bob Wayne. Wayne was already near retirement age, and had been dealing with some health issues. Plus he pretty much invented everything that we know about the current direct […]