It's the most wonderful time of the year! That's right, it's almost time for FREE COMIC BOOK DAY! You're invited to join Fanboy Comics (soon to become Fanbase Press) and a host of talented comic book creators, cosplayers, and other wonderful vendors in celebrating this special day on Saturday, May 7, 2016, at three exciting comic book locations throughout Southern California! With appearances at the 2nd Annual Blastoff ComicsFest at The Federal Bar in North Hollywood, CA, The Comic Bug in Manhattan Beach, CA, and both of Earth-2 Comics' locations in Northridge and Sherman Oaks, CA, you're sure to have a day full of comics and fun!
Fanboy Comics (soon to become Fanbase Press) is excited to announce the addition of composer Sam Cushion (The Music of Panem, Breaking Amish, Doomsday Castle) to its audio drama adaptation of The Odds, a post-apocalyptic action-comedy novel written by Robert J. Peterson and published by California Coldblood Books (an imprint of Rare Bird Books).
Comic book publisher OSSM Comics (in conjunction with Image Comics) will soon release the seventh issue of Sons of the Devil, a series created by Brian Buccellato (Flash, Detective Comics, The Black Bat) and illustrated by Toni Infante. The publisher has been very generous to the Fanboy Comics staff, as we are now able to share an advance preview of Issue #7!
LOS ANGELES, CA – April 4, 2016 – Comic book publisher and online media outlet Fanboy Comics is excited to announce that it will be renamed and rebranded as Fanbase Press on May 2, 2016. This company-wide effort reflects both Fanboy Comics’ existing strategy to provide support and empowerment for all creators, as well as its vision for a more inclusive, positive, and equitable creative community.
2016 has been a tremendous year for comic book publisher DangerKatt. With the release of the new digital one-shot Bloodworth, a currently running Kickstarter campaign for Bloodworth #1, and an official Bloodworth anthem created by rock singer Alexx Calise, it's no surprise that the publisher is again wowing fans with the announcement of their partnership with Blippar, the leading augmented reality and visual discovery app.
Comic book publisher Archaia (an imprint of BOOM! Studios) will soon be releasing Lantern City #12 on Wednesday, April 13, written by Matthew Daley and Mairghread Scott, illustrated by Carlos Magno, and with cover art by Benjamin Carré and Dave Dorman. The publishers have been very generous to the Fanboy Comics staff, as we are now able to share an exclusive advance preview of Dave Dorman's FOC variant cover for Issue #12!
This May, Marko Kloos' best-selling Frontlines novels are getting the comic book treatment with a four-issue series called Frontlines: Requiem written by Ivan Brandon (Drifter, Viking) and illustrated by Gary Erskine (Dan Dare, Judge Dredd, Star Wars). The publisher has been very generous to the Fanboy Comics staff, as we are now able to share an advance preview of the first issue!
The Fanboy Comics staff is very excited to be exhibiting one again at WonderCon 2016, alongside a number of other talented independent creators! Taking place from March 25-27, 2016, at the Los Angeles Convention Center, the annual event is a celebration of comic books and pop culture that showcases the exceptional works of talented writers, artists, illustrators, and creators of all pop culture genres. Throughout the weekend, we will be reporting live from the convention floor, providing you with the coolest interviews, commentaries, screening details, and photos - along with meeting fans at the Fanboy Comics booth, where you can purchase all of FBC's graphic novels! Plus, Fanboy Comics' staff and contributors will be participating in quite a few intriguing panels throughout the weekend that you will not want to miss!
This June, comic book publisher Z2 Comics will be releasing Indoctrination, a political thriller comic book series from writer Michael Moreci (Roche Limit, Burning Fields) and artist Matt Battaglia. The publisher has been very generous to the Fanboy Comics staff, as we are now able to share an advance preview of the first issue!
California Coldblood Books, publisher of the post-apocalyptic action-comedy novel The Odds, will be taking Wizard World Las Vegas by storm this weekend with exciting panels, creator signings, and new books galore! Taking place from Friday, March 18, through Sunday, March 20, at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Wizard World will feature independent and professional comic book creators and publishers, celebrity guests, collectible and toy vendors, informational panels, and much more!