If I have missed any works by Canadian Comic Book Creators, please leave a comment, or send me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org Aliens #1 Dark Horse US$3.50 Cover Colours by Brad Anderson. Preview at Dark Horse Comics Amazing Spider-Man #595 Marvel US$2.99 Colours by Chris Chuckry. Preview at Newsarama Astounding Wolf-Man #16 Image US$2.99 Variant… Read More May 27th, 2009 Releases featuring Canadian Creators
ANIME NORTH -Toronto Congress Center, 650 Dixon Road, and at the Doubletree International Plaza Hotel, 655 Dixon Rd. (directly across the street). May 22-24, 2009 (Friday-Sunday) Featuring: 1 Steve Horton 2 Tara Tallan 3 Camilla D’errico 4 Heroes Of The World 5 Benoît Cécyre 6 Les Major 7 Ben Dunn 8 Svetlana Chmakova OTTAWA COMIC-CON… Read More Upcoming Conventions in Canada: May 22-June 18, 2009
My CCBCAA associate Robert Haines posted an article yesterday re: the distribution of Sword of My Mouth, the follow-up series to the well-received graphic novel Therefore Repent, and I echo his sentiments — it’s an interesting solution to some of the problems the industry is facing during what I continue to call a “transition period”.… Read More Format Wars: Distribution and Marketing in the Digital Era II
Jim Munroe is a smart, savvy, independent thinker and I’m always interested in seeing what he’ll do next. Well, Jim is out there trying new ideas in marketing and distributing his new comic: Sword of My Mouth. Sword of My Mouth is the follow up to ‘Therefore Repent’, a 2007 graphic novel written by Jim… Read More Format Wars: Distribution and Marketing in the Digital Era
Newsarama debuted a trailer for Jeff Lemire’s upcoming graphic novel from DC/Vertigo “The Nobody” today. Check it out.
Owner’s Names: Rob Sinnott and Kevin Hickey Manager’s Names: Same Number of Employees: 4 Years in Business: 20 years; 1.5 years under current ownership Physical Address: 104 – 499 Main St. South, Brampton, ON, L6Y 1N7 Telephone Number: (905) 451-3751 Website: http://www.sidekickcomics.ca Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/stadiumcomics How did you choose your store name? Stadium Comics was the name… Read More Comic Retailers – Stadium Comics (Brampton, ON)
Jamie Trecker talked with North 40’s Fiona Staples for Newsarama: Canadian artist Fiona Staples is a relative newcomer to comics: “I didn’t start reading them until high school,” admits the abashed Alberta native. But, over the past two years Staples has burst into the comics world in a big way, parlaying a stint on a… Read More Travelling on North 40: Newsarama talks to Fiona Staples