Here we have an interview with Peter DeCourcy, the manager of the Barrie, Ontario comic shop Blue Beetle Comics. About 2 years ago, Blue Beetle was purchased by Walter Durajilja and Marc Sims, owners of Big B Comics in Hamilton, ON. Blue Beetle has improved their public profile and hosted a number of great events… Read More Comic Retailers – Blue Beetle Comics (Barrie, ON)
We are pleased to announce that the Joe Shuster Awards are now accepting nominations for our Harry Kremer Retailer of the Year award. The Harry Kremer Award for Outstanding Canadian Comic Book Retailer /Le Prix de Harry Kremer pour Détaillant Exceptionnel Canadien de Bandes Dessinées was created to recognize the contributions that brick and mortar… Read More Retailer of the Year Nominations
The Fly-by-Night blog has some cover images by Hall of Fame artist George Menendez Rae that he did for the White Circle line along with a pulp cover from 1942.
Just a note to let you know that we still have a few spots left in the “Writing for Comics” workshop with Ty Templeton. If you’re not familiar with Ty’s work, he has done everything from indy small press material for Fantagraphics and Vortex Comics to scripting for DC, Marvel, Bongo and IDW. The Comics… Read More TCW January update: Ty Templeton interviewed by the Comics Journal and more