(12/30/16) The Beat's Best Comics of 2016
Featuring Beat staff members and special contributions from some of the best cartoonists of the year. It was a wild year but there were some good comics to keep us entertained and thinking.
#indiecomics2016 #bestcomics2016 #comicsbeat #indiecomics #graphicnovels
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(07/06/16) Edison Rex returns today
Well, it’s been two years (!) since the last issue of Edison Rex was released, but the story isn’t over yet. Dennis and I have been busy with other projects, but we’ve kept working on Rex on the side, and we’re finally ready to share the next installment....
#edisonrex #monkeybrain #chrisrobertson #heidimacdonald #indiecomics #graphicnovels
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(05/26/16) Interview with Up and Coming Superstar.... Sian Mandrake
For those of you who have been following the ICBR closely lately, you have probably figured out that we, especially the owner Mark Willis, have been huge fans of the Kros: Hallowed Ground Kickstarter campaign. This project included the work of both John Ostrander and Tom Mandrake. A part of the creative team for the Kros Kickstarter is the young and talented Sian Mandrake, the daughter of Tom Mandrake and Jan Duursema.
#sianmandrake #johnostrander #tommandrake #indiecomics #graphicnovels
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(04/19/16) Record Number of Women Nominated For 2016 Eisner Awards; Fantagraphics Leads Nominees
The nominating committee has announced the nominees for the 2016 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards. Voting will be held online, with all comic book industry professionals eligible to vote at The award recipients will be announced in a gala ceremony on Friday, July 22, during Comic-Con International.
#eisnervote #comicbookwomen #comiccon #indiecomics #graphicnovels
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(01/02/16) Comic Book Creator Running Pieces From Dead Magazines
The latest issue of Comic Book Creator, #10, has a couple of interesting announcements tucked in amongst editorial comments. Under the theory that good journalism doesn’t date, I assume, the TwoMorrows publication will be running several pieces planned for magazines no longer with us. The first comment comes in the opening editor’s note. Jon B. Cooke confirms that his 2015 new periodical launch, ACE, All Comics Evaluated, is defunct. As he puts it, it “suffered from low order numbers that...
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(12/04/15) Priya's Shakti at Delhi Comic Con
Priya's Shakti will be at the Comic Con India in New Delhi as part of the United Nation's "16 Days of Activism to End Violence Against Women." Joining will be our NGO partner, Apne Aap. Will be giving out free comic books! Dec. 4-6, 2015! Presentation on Saturday at 12:30 pm.
#priyasatdelhicon @priyas_shakti #apneaap #delhicomiccon #indiecomics
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On the heels of producing their seventh and most successful Long Beach Comic Con in California last month, MAD Event Management is proud to announce their debut on the East Coast with the New Jersey Comic Expo, Saturday, November 21st and Sunday, November 22nd, at the New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center in Edison, NJ.
#njcomiccon #MAD #indiecomics
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