Darby Pop Publishing Releases Deluxe Editions of Two Sold-Out TPB’s, Indestructible and Side-Kicked

Darby Pop Publishing Releases Deluxe Editions of Two Sold-Out TPB’s, Indestructible and Side-Kicked – Featuring an additional 22 pages of story each – Los Angeles, CA (July 9, 2017) – To celebrate their first month as a truly independent comic book studio sans distribution partnerships, Darby Pop Publishing will release Deluxe Editions of two of their previously sold-out trade paperbacks, Indestructible:...

Announcing the 2017 Inkwell Awards Winners

(New Bedford, MA/USA—June 19, 2017) The Inkwell Awards has released the names of the winners of its 10th annual awards for excellence in the art form of comic book inking. As before, nominees were chosen by a separate and independent nomination committee; this year had more nominees than ever. Voting by professionals and fans alike took place via live ballot at the non-profit advocacy’s website....

The 2017 Inkwell Awards Headlines By Legends!!

The 2017 Inkwell Awards Ceremony at Heroes Con Headlines By Legends Joe Giella and Allen Bellman  (New Bedford, MA/USA—June 8, 2017) Results from the 10th annual Inkwell Awards will be presented at the inking advocacy group’s 7th live awards ceremony at Heroes Con in Charlotte, NC. The awards ceremony is scheduled for Friday June 16, 5:00 PM at the Charlotte Convention Center, in room 209-210. Golden/Silver...

Darby Pop Publishing Declares Its Independence Day On July 4th

DARBY POP PUBLISHING DECLARES ITS INDEPENDENCE DAY ON JULY 4TH – Celebrates sovereignty with deluxe editions of two previously “sold-out” titles – Los Angeles, CA (April 26, 2017) – After four years of editorial autonomy paired with distribution partnerships, Darby Pop Publishing is ready to become truly “indie.”  With a new “direct” deal in place, Darby Pop Publishing’s titles...

The Inkwell Awards Voting Open From April 15-30

New Bedford, MA/USA—April 12, 2016) Who’s your favorite inker? The Inkwell Awards, a non-profit organization devoted to the education and promotion of the art of comic book inking, invites all to vote for the industry’s best of the year. The official public ballot will be available on the Inkwells’ homepage from April 15 through April 30. Voting is open to fans and professionals alike....

DARBY POP PUBLISHING ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF 3RD “BREAKING INTO COMICS” CONTEST

DARBY POP PUBLISHING ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF 3rd “BREAKING INTO COMICS” CONTEST – Winning Writers & Artists to be published in expanded Side-Kicked TPB reprint – Los Angeles, CA (March 13, 2017) – Darby Pop Publishing is pleased to announce the winners of its third “Breaking Into Comics” contest. This year’s victorious scribes are Adam Breen, courtesy of his script “Gauntlet”...

Ork Shirts for Mental Health! Only Two Days Left!

Ork Shirts for Happiness and Community: Original Designs Supporting Good Causes 121% funded with 2 days left at Indiegogo! Unique and playful Ork shirts and postcards available on Indiegogo until January 5 (two more days)! Every pledge supports research to improve the lives of those affected by mental illness. The RPG Crossing play-by-post gaming community has expanded its fifth annual December drive...

Darby Pop Publishing’s Third “Breaking Into Comics” Contest

DARBY POP PUBLISHING RUNS THIRD “BREAKING INTO COMICS” CONTEST – Winning writers & artists get published in Side-Kicked trade paperback reprint – Los Angeles, CA (December 27, 2016) – It’s not easy to get a foot in the door of the comic book industry — which is why Darby Pop Publishing helps talented creators “break into comics” with an annual competition.  After the phenomenal...

Hollywood’s Top Prop Makers Take on D&D

Have you ever dreamed of owning a one-of-a-kind piece of memorabilia from your favorite game or TV show? Well now you can thanks to “Super-Fan Builds,” a new online TV series from Defy Media and Metro. The series follows some of Hollywood’s top prop makers and craftsmen who create one-of-a-kind collectibles for deserving “super-fans.”   Next week, on December 27, a D&D...

Before the Flood – Brand New Achtung! Cthulhu adventure Releases!

Hi there,   Today we’re really pleased to release Before the Flood, the fourth book in John Houlihan’s acclaimed Seraph Chronicles series, which charts the adventures of the mysterious Mister Seraph: seer, sorcerer, witchman and implacable opponent of dread Cthulhu and his minions down the ages.   Before the Flood is available in PDF from Modiphius.net and DriveThruRPG, as well as...

D&D Goes Hollywood – Again! – on 12/5

The cliffhanging conclusion to this summer’s smash hit series on Twitch, D&D Force Grey: Giant Hunters, comes to a dramatic end on Monday, December 5. DM-to-the-Stars, Matthew Mercer, and his crazy group of players, including comedians and actors, will be battling the giants one last time at the Egyptian Theater in Los Angeles.    If you’re in the LA/SoCal area, let me know if you...

Vampire Hunter D 2nd Printing

Stranger Comics is proud to announce that Diamond Comics expects to sell out of Vampire Hunter D #1 by this weekend. Demand for the book has been strong and feedback from many retailers indicates that the title was under ordered.  The 2nd printing will be available to order from Diamond Comics next week with an expected in store date of December 14th. The artwork for the 2nd printing will be an inked...

Watch Force Grey: The Lost Episode Streamed Live on Dec. 5th

This summer, actors and comedians from The Sarah Silverman Program and The Mindy Project congregated at Meltdown Comics in L.A. to play a session of Dungeons & Dragons led by Matthew Mercer (Critical Role, Overwatch). The seven episodes produced and presented by Nerdist earned more than 1.1 million views on YouTube. You can catch up by binge watching the series on the Nerdist YouTube channel...

Shadowflame is on Kickstarter to Celebrate his 20th Anniversary

Joe Martino wants to bring Shadowflame to a new generation of readers October 27th, 2016– Aberdeen, NJ– Red Anvil Comics is proud to announce that the Shadowflame 20th Anniversary Ultimate Hardcover, with an amazing wraparound cover by comic book legend John Byrne, Is now crowdfunding through the website Kickstarter. The campaign will run until November 20th 2016. When Officer Tom Wyatt’s...

WOMEN OF DARBY POP releases September 28, 2016

WOMEN OF DARBY POP releases September 28, 2016 — The fairer sex takes center stage in female-centric anthology of contest-winning stories and art — Los Angeles, CA (September 20, 2016) – WOMEN OF DARBY POP #1, a double-size floppy, releases from Darby Pop Publishing and Magnetic Press on September 28th. The female-centric anthology was created by the winning writers and artists of Darby Pop Publishing’s...

Release of Gotham Trading Cards Season 1

Cryptozoic Entertainment and Warner Bros. Consumer Products Announces Release of Gotham Trading Cards Season 1   Based on Hit Warner Bros. Television/Fox Series The Set Features Autograph and Wardrobe Cards    Lake Forest, CA –August 29, 2016 – Cryptozoic Entertainment (cryptozoic.com) leading creator of board games, trading cards, and collectibles, in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer...

Sequart’s Book on the BRITISH INVASION’s Big Three is Now Available

Sequart Organization is proud to announce the publication of The British Invasion: Alan Moore, Neil Gaiman, Grant Morrison, and the Invention of the Modern Comic Book Writer, by Greg Carpenter. Moore. Gaiman. Morrison. They came from Northampton, West Sussex, and Glasgow, and even though they spoke with different dialects, they gave American comics a new voice – one loud and clear enough to speak...

THE LIVING FINGER IS THE DIGIT THAT REMEMBERS… AND DISMEMBERS

THE LIVING FINGER IS THE DIGIT THAT REMEMBERS… AND DISMEMBERS – Give or get THE LIVING FINGER Trade Paperback on July 27, 2016 – Los Angeles, CA (July 10, 2016) – THE LIVING FINGER, a fantastical new full-length graphic novel, releases from Darby Pop Publishing and Magnetic Press on July 27th.  The quirky horror/thriller was written and letters by Garth Matthams with art and cover by Armin...

Warner Bros. Settles FTC Charges It Failed to Adequately Disclose It Paid Online Influencers to Post Gameplay Videos

WASHINGTON, July 11, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, Inc. has settled Federal Trade Commission charges that it deceived consumers during a marketing campaign for the video game Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor, by failing to adequately disclose that it paid online “influencers,” including the wildly popular “PewDiePie,” thousands of dollars...

Journey to the Planet of Daemons This September

Amigo Comics are proud to announce the September 2016 launch of PLANET OF DAEMONS, a bewitching miniseries of occult adventure created by the British creative team of Kevin Gunstone and Paul Moore. Set in the arcane realm of the Qliphoth and 17th century New England, PLANET OF DAEMONS follows the fortunes of Amos Deathridge, a former Puritan magistrate who now serves as jailer of the daemons and evil...