Sebela, Pires, Ferrier, & More Join Forces to Launch Two-Headed Press


Today, a number of indie comics creators including Ed Brisson, Ryan Ferrier, Tini Howard, Curt Pires, Fabian Rangel Jr., and Chris Sebela announced the launch of Two-Headed Press, a new publishing imprint that call themselves a “mutant collective designed to make books. Lots of books.” The publisher debuted its first title yesterday with the launch of Rangel’s, […]

Emerald City news round-up: 10 new titles from Dark Horse, Mouse Guard and more


Here’s a quick round-up of new projects from Boom, IDW, Dark Horse and Valiant, including new stuff by Eric Powell, David Petersen, Jen Wang, and many many more.

The Beat’s Annual Survey 2015, Part Four: “Grandpa Con versus In-name-only-Con”


More thoughts on the future of comics, the intersection of media, conventions and just sitting at a table drawing, by folks ranging from publishers to creators to journalists.  What will 2015 bring? Surprises, like yesterday IDW/Top Shelf deal, which no one saw coming.

Preview: POP #1 by Pires and Copland, a stylish thriller with added social commentary


Among the selling points of this news mini-series from Dark Horse is that it’s “creator owned.” It’s also got a nice throwback look, with flat, chunky color replicating the primitive (yet still relevant) coloring techniques of the pre-scanning era. Written by Curt Pires and drawn by artist-to-watch Jason Copland, it’s a thriller set in a […]