Are you ready?! The big day is almost upon us! Yes, that's right . . . it is nearly time for International Read Comics in Public Day! The staff of Fanbase Press would like to wish you and yours a very happy Read Comics in Public Day this Sunday, August 28, and we invite you to do simply that: Go and read comics in public!
For comic book fans in the Southern California area, Long Beach Comic Con is an annual event that showcases the exceptional works of talented writers, artists, illustrators, and creators of all pop culture genres. The convention will return once again this year, taking place from Saturday, September 17, and Sunday, September 18, 2016, with a plethora of phenomenal panels scheduled throughout the weekend. This morning, Fanbase Press is honored to announce the inclusion of the #MakeComics: How to Build an Audience from Scratch Panel which will take place on Saturday, September 17, at 3:30 p.m. With panelists Nick Marino (Holy F*ck!), Madeleine Holly-Rosing (Boston Metaphysical Society), and Fanbase Press' own Barbra Dillon participating, we invite you to join in on the insightful and exciting event!
LOS ANGELES, CA – August 15, 2016 – Fanbase Press is excited to announce the newest addition to its comic book publishing slate with writer/artist Yehudi Mercado’s (Pantalones, TX, Rocket Salvage) creator-owned series, Hero Hotel.
Calling all UK-based Fanbase Press fans! Are you an aspiring comic book writer or artist looking for your big break? Well, esteemed comic book publisher 2000 AD has just the ticket!
The L.A. Derby Dolls - Southern California's premier all-female, banked track roller derby league - will have their geek pride on full display when they host their upcoming Comic Book Brawl! Taking place on Saturday, August 13, 2016, from 6:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. at The Dollosseum (address below), the evening will feature an epic comic-book themed brawl with up-and-coming skaters, a mini comic book convention with talented indie creators, and more!
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Dear Fanbase Press Readers:
The Fanbase staff has fully recovered from the geek pilgrimage that is San Diego Comic-Con, and, as usual, we brought a ton of exciting swag home to share with fans who were unable to make it to the con-of-all-cons this year!
Fanbase Press is proud to announce that the Quality Time with Family Ties (QTWFT) podcast will return for its fourth season on Thursday, August 4, 2016!
As avid supports of independent creators of all mediums of entertainment, Fanbase Press is very excited to be celebrating Buy Indie Comics Day this year alongside over 40 indie comic book creators at The Comic Bug in Manhattan Beach, CA! Taking place on Saturday, August 6, 2016, from 12 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., Buy Indie Comics Day celebrates indie, local, and small press creators and assists them in finding new audiences, comic book shops, and their fellow creators!
The Fanbase Press Staff is very excited to be exhibiting at San Diego Comic-Con 2016 while also bringing you the coolest interviews, commentaries, and photos - live from the convention floor! From Wednesday, July 20, through Sunday, July 24, ALL of Fanbase Press' graphic novels, art prints, and other merchandise will be available for sale in the Small Press area, and you won't want to miss the exciting panels and creator signings planned for the con event of the year!