independent comic publishers

The Hero of our generation: Is’Nana: The Were-Spider

  Is’Nana: The Were-Spider Is’Nana: The Were-Spider is a new and impressive mythological/ horror graphic novel series about the son of the Great Spider God, Anansi. This indie comic is the perfect combination of traditional folklore and modern day superheroes. Written by Greg Anderson-Elysee, and inspired by the West African and Caribbean folklore (Anansi); Is’nana: …

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Road to ID10T: The Comic Scene

   With the upcoming summer convention scene, the G33k-HQ crew started to examine what new conventions were coming over the horizon. With all of the others that are happening in June, one caught our eye, for multiple reasons, ID10T. A new comic and music festival by convention veteran and overall nerd Chris Hardwick. While new …

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FREE Comic Book Day: spoiler free exclusives

Attend Free Comic Book Day on Saturday, May 6!! This Saturday is FREE COMIC BOOK DAY!  Yes, FREE! This annual event started 16 years ago, with participating Comic book shops around the world giving away FREE comics. All you have to do is show up! The event is held the first Saturday in May, just …

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WinC; Initiative to promote diversity in comics

This past Saturday I attended the annual WinC Con 2017!! WinC is a great event to meet with artists, and writers and to gain more knowledge of the comic book industry. Whether you’re a professional, a student, an avid reader, or a fan; this a great event to attend! WinC WinC, the Women in Comics …

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Khem Comic Book Fest

  This past weekend I attended the 3rd Annual Khem Comic Book Fest in New Jersey, and I had a blast!  This annual convention features creators of comics, books, film, and other media with a focus on artists and characters of color.  This event was jam packed with art, games, live music, comics, cosplays and …

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Comics: Diamond’s Top Products For February 2017

Diamond Comics has announced their top products for February 2017. Let us know which of these products you picked up and what you think about it/them in the comments below. Marvel Comics was February’s top publisher with a 37.46% dollar share and a 33.64% unit share. DC Entertainment was the month’s number two publisher with …

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Why JUSTICE ANGEL is so important for diversity

“Sworn to fight for justice  New York has a new hero”   “Justice Angel” is an independent Martial arts/ adventure comic book series created by Tiffany Dang. It’s a tale about loyalty, family values, honor, fighting for justice and protecting the innocent. So what makes this story so special? Justice Angel can be literally anyone!! …

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Comics: Diamond Comic Distributors’ March 2017 PREVIEWS

Learn what to expect with Diamond Comic Distributors’ March 2017 PREVIEWS catalog that hits the shelf on March 1st. Press Release: Deathstroke Battles the Titans on March’s PREVIEWS Cover   The Titans and Teen Titans battle Deathstroke in a four-part crossover storyline running through DC Entertainment books this May (BALTIMORE, MD) — (February 22, 2017) — …

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Comics: Diamond’s Top Products For January 2017

Diamond Comics has announced their top products for January 2017. Let us know which of these products you picked up and what you think about it/them in the comments below. Marvel Comics was January’s top publisher with a 37.09% dollar share and a 42.62% unit share. DC Entertainment was the month’s number two publisher with …

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5 New Badass Superheroes In Honor of Black Comics Month

  In honor of Black History Month Check out these 5 New Superheroes That Everyone Should Know! Mosaic: Morris Sackett Okemus: Cale Black: Kareem Jenkins Ice Witch: Chenoa D’Ken Eating Vampires: Rigel Alexa   1. Morris Sackett aka MOSAIC Marvel: Superhero/ action-adventure One of my favorite new series right now features a fresh new character …

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Comic: Diamond’s Top Products For December 2016

Diamond Comics has announced their top products for December 2016. Let us know which of these products you picked up and what you think about it it/them in the comments below.  

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A New Symbol of Hope: La Borinqueña #1

New York, Activist and writer, Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez recently released an advanced copy of his new comic book La Borinqueña. *Which I had the pleasure of picking up at the El Puente Presents: La Borinqueña #1 release event, and couldn’t wait to read!   I was instantly drawn to the beautiful quality print, the vivid colors …

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Comics: Free Comic Book Day 2017 Line-Up of Comic Books Announced

May 2017’s Free Comic Book Day Gold and Silver line-up has been announced. Learn more below.   FCBD GOLD ARCHIE COMIC PUBLICATIONS   BETTY & VERONICA #1 — FCBD 2017 EDITION (W/A/CA) Adam Hughes It’s Betty vs. Veronica! Betty and Veronica are America’s sweethearts… until they turn on each other! Pops’ Chocklit Shoppe is being …

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Interview: Welcome to the World of BLACK!

In a world that already hates and fears them – what if only Black people had superpowers? “After miraculously surviving being gunned down by police, a young man learns that he is part of the biggest lie in history. Now he must decide whether it’s safer to keep it a secret or if the truth …

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Comic: Halloween ComicFest Recap

What Comics did you all get as part of Halloween ComicFest? If you did not go out then you missed out on some real fun comic both old and new alike. We will have some more reviews, but for now you can check out previews of some of our favorites below. Each issue is on …

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Comic: The CW’s Riverdale Have a Special Message For Halloween ComicFest

Watch KJ Apa , who plays Archie Andrews, and Camila Mendes, who plays Veronica Lodge on the CW’s Riverdale show give a special message about Halloween ComicFest. KJ Apa (Archie Andrews) and Camila Mendes (Veronica Lodge) take a break from filming The CW’s Riverdale to share this video message. Be sure to check out your local …

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Upcoming Comics: JUSTICE ANGEL

UPCOMING COMICS NYCC EDITION: “Sworn to fight for JUSTICE New York has a new HERO” At this years NYCC I had the pleasure of meeting Justice Angel Creator and writer, Tiffany Dang. As President and Publisher of Artemis Entertainment, Tiffany’s goal is to write inspiring stories that are both thought provoking and entertaining. Tiffany actually began her …

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Café con Comics: Latinos in Comics

Café Con Comics: Boricuas in the Comic Book Industry Before the craziness of this year’s New York Comic Con, I attended Somos Arte Café Con Comics, an event curated by Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez; creator of ‘La Borinqueña’. The event held uptown at the Hunter College center for Puerto Rican studies featured a panel of speakers and an …

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Upcoming Comics: OKEMUS

ARTIST TO CHECK OUT: Next up is Taylor J. Sterling, President, creator and lead artist of Red Arcis Entertainment (RAE Comics). From collecting comics and growing up with a passion for art and storytelling, Taylor decided to move from his small-town home in Grand Rapids Michigan to the East coast to finally pursue his dreams of becoming a …

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Comics: Diamond’s Top Products For August

Diamond Comics has announced their top products for August 2016. Let us know which of these products you picked up and what you think about it it/them in the comments below.   DC Entertainment had nine of the month’s top ten best-selling comics; in addition to Harley Quinn #1, Scott Snyder and John Romita, Jr.’s …

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