Tag Archives: small press

Help Get The Thunder Rolling For Small Press Expo

Small Press Expo, the premier small publishing comic show in the USA, is coming up September 13th and 14th in Bethesda Maryland, and each year brings out the best of art comics and indie comics to celebrate the medium and …

San Diego Comic Con – The Small Press And The Slow Burn

Mike Heffron writes, For the first time in a decade, I have my own small press table to sell my own comic books, my blood, sweat and tears.  But to be completely frank, I know you don’t care. At Comic-Con, …

BAT Cons – The Pros And Cons Of Wondercon: Third Show Of 2014, Plus Multiple Photo Galleries

By B. Alex Thompson   Welcome back, friends!  The convention season is still pretty fresh, exciting, and new so I hope you’re enjoying the initial part of this year’s ride like I am!   So I’m here to tell you …

Meet 2D Cloud, Purveyor of Disturbing Comics

Recent books published by 2D Cloud are not disturbing in the blood-and-guts sense that you might expect from The Walking Dead TV show, but nevertheless, they are disturbing in a modern, spare, way that builds on contrasting elements of myth, …

MCM Scotland Sees Small Press Comics Creators Inundated With Interest

Well, there’s a thing. MCM run a series of comic book conventions in the UK. They are usually focused on games, film and TV, full of cosplay, with comics often as an afterthought. In London, Emma Vieceli developed its Comics …

Matt Harding Does Comic Con – The Places To Visit At The Artist Alley And Small Press Booths. Part 3

Matt Harding writes for Bleeding Cool: Day 3: Saturday Artist Alley and Small Press Reviews Hallelujah, I made it through the day without my awesome “Wolfman Bill Clinton” action figure being crushed to smithereens in my awkward giant shwag-bag. One …

Matt Harding Does Comic Con – The Places To Visit At The Artist Alley And Small Press Booths. Part 2

Matt Harding writes for Bleeding Cool: Friday. No sleep; no money, sneezy, smelly, and everything I’ve eaten or drunk in the last two days has had some sort of caffeine in it or energy creating kick to it.. This con …

Almost A Hundred Photos Of Small Press Booths At San Diego Comic Con 2013

It’s one of the hearts and souls of San Diego Comic Con, and indeed many comic book conventions, the small press publisher’s pavilion, where comic book folks, and other associated products, are making a go of it, selling their comics, …

Matt Harding Does Comic Con – The Places To Visit At The Artist Alley And Small Press Booths. Part 1

Matt Harding write for Bleeding Cool:  I’m taking this convention in waves as I try to wade through masses of humanity to get glimpses and peeks at the treasure trove that is the small press and artist alley sections of …

Welcome To Thunder Brother: Soap Division

Paul Rainey has been self publishing his comics since the nineties, reaching a height of awareness with his Memory Man book. But he never got grabbed by a major publisher, whether than be Jonathan Cape or Marvel Comics. He just found …

The Very Best Comics Of San Diego Comic Con 2012

Louie Falcetti writes for Bleeding Cool; “Better late than never” is a phrase you get used to once you’re ten years outside of high school. You’ve gone through the larval stage of identity, now it’s time to start hoofing it …

Stumptown Swag: New Indie and Underground Titles

  Gavin Lees wrote for Bleeding Cool from Stumptown last weekend; While the offbeat panels and overall community spirit are certainly highlights of the Stumptown Comics Festival, the greatest thing about the show is the embarrassment of riches that the …

Chicago Cake – A New Small Press Festival

Greg Baldino writes for Bleeding Cool It’s a good year to be a comics fan in Chicago. In addition to C2E2, Wizard World, a plethora of comic shops and numerous events throughout the city; this year sees the Windy City …

Avatar Plug of the Week: Caligula #6

Staff writer Keith Davidsen writes for Bleeding Cool. One of the greatest strengths of David Lapham as a writer is his ability to be unpredictable. When you pick up his work on Stray Bullets, or Young Liars, or Crossed: Psychopath, …