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Posts from ‘July, 2012’

Mercury’s Progression

More Wolverine/Freddie Mercury pages! This one comes to us from MC Wolfman’s blogspot! Alejandro Bruzzese posted this non-traditional bit of comics storytelling on his Tumblr. I like how he represents music visually! And on Jason Wills’ Twitter, Freddie does not take any shit from Zombie Wolverine. POW!

Talking ‘Bout Bandette

Bandette has been up and available for purchase for three weeks, now, and the Internet buzz has been mighty! We’ve had rave reviews from Comics Bulletin, The Weekly Crisis, Newsarama, The Comics Reporter, CBR, and lots of other places too numerous to list. And now there’s an interview with Paul and me talking about our […]

Friday Sketch: Harley Quinn

Harley Quinn! Ink and watercolor on paper. One of several pre-ordered con sketches I did for Heroes Con 2012 in Charlotte. I’m at San Diego Comic Con right now! Tonight you can find me at Monkeybrain comics panel at 7pm in Room 4.

Thursday Sketch: Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman! Ink and watercolor on paper. One of several pre-ordered con sketches I did for Heroes Con 2012 in Charlotte. I’m on my way to San Diego Comic Con right now! You be able to find me tomorrow at the Monkeybrain comics panel Friday at 7pm in Room 4.

Wednesday Sindiecate: Love & Rockets

This week on the Sindiecate: Los Bros Hernandez—Jaime, Gilbert, and Mario—changed my life in the late 1980s. Their work in Love & Rockets showed me how the aesthetics of the kids’ comics I had grown up on (Archie, Harvey Comics, etc.) could be used to tell sophisticated, adult stories. The original, self-published issue of Love […]

Tuesday Sketch: Thor Frog

Thor Frog! Ink and watercolor on paper. One of several pre-ordered con sketches I did for Heroes Con 2012 in Charlotte. I’ll be attending part of San Diego Comic Con this year, but I’m not appearing anywhere other than at the Monkeybrain comics panel Friday at 7pm in Room 4.

Making Bandette

A lot of people have asked me what media I used to draw Paul Tobin’s and my new digital comic Bandette. Well, wonder no longer! 1. The first step is rough layouts ,which I do digitally in Manga Studio. It doesn’t look like much. 2. In the same program, I tighten up the layouts, essentially […]

Independents Day Sindiecate: Groo The Wanderer

This week on the Sindiecate: Sergio Aragonés’ Groo the Wanderer! *** Meanwhile, today is officially “Independents Day”, which would have been the launch day of Bandette and the other four launch titles from MonkeyBrain Comics through ComiXology, if circumstances hadn’t enabled an early release on Monday. As a result, the first issue of Bandette is […]

The World We Live In

  Yesterday, we announced the upcoming July 4 release of the new line of Monkeybrain Comics through ComiXology, including Bandette by Paul Tobin and me. And then the internet happened! In response to the incredibly positive reception, the good people at ComiXology went above and beyond the call of duty in order to rush the […]

Introducing… BANDETTE!

Today we announce the launch of Bandette, a new on-going digital series from Paul Tobin and me, available on “Independents Day” Wednesday, July 4 on the comiXology digital platform across the iPhone, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire and the Web through Monkeybrain Comics! You can read more about Monkeybrain’s big launch and find preview pages on CBR, The Signal Watch, Multiversity Comics, […]