Colleen Coover is an Eisner Award-winning comic book artist based in Portland, Oregon. Her comics include the adult title Small Favors and the all-ages Banana Sunday. She has been published by Dark Horse, Top Shelf, Marvel, and many others. She works with her husband, writer Paul Tobin, on the Eisner-winning series Bandette.
TODAY! Bandette #11 is available now from ComiXology!
Daniel has been kidnapped! When her dear friend is snatched away without a trace, Bandette, the world’s greatest thief, will spare no resource to get him back! Urchins and allies are deployed! The rich and powerful are strong-armed! But WHO has taken Daniel? And HOW does his disappearance relate to the search for THE HOUSE OF THE GREEN MASK?
Like always, all the previous episodes are also available for the same 99¢ price on Comixology, (except #1, which as I write is STILL available FREE!) That means you can read the entire Bandette story for LESS THAN TEN DOLLARS WUT.
If you prefer to hold a book in your hands when you read, you may enjoy the hardbound Bandette Volume One: Presto!, and Bandette Volume Two: Stealers, Keepers!, which are available in stores and online everywhere!
We’re very pleased here at Bandette Central to have the newest digital issue available now from ComiXology!
A new chapter begins in the brilliant career of Bandette, the greatest thief in the world! The scarlet-clad young adventuress enjoys a little light entertainment at the theatre, and comes away with a priceless treasure which may hold the key to a fabled mystery: the secret of The House of the Green Mask! However, while Absinthe and his cartel of crime, FINIS, have been brought to justice, a subtler, more sinister threat lurks in the shadows! Who is… The Voice?
Like always, all the previous episodes are also available for the same 99¢ price on Comixology, (except #1, which as I write is available FREE for a limited time!) published by Monkeybrain Comics! What other awesome, creator-owned comic books do Monkeybrain offer on Comixology? Check them out!
If you prefer a more paper-based reading experience, you may choose to crack open the hardbound Bandette Volume One: Presto!, and Bandette Volume Two: Stealers, Keepers!, which are available in stores and online everywhere!
Bandette has been nominated for the 2015 Eisner Comic Industry Award in the following categories!
- Best Continuing Series: Bandette, by Paul Tobin and Colleen Coover (Monkeybrain)
- Best Digital/Webcomic: Bandette, by Paul Tobin & Colleen Coover, Monkeybrain/comiXology.com
- Best Painter/Multimedia Artist: Colleen Coover, Bandette (Monkeybrain)
Paul and I and all our Periscope Studio pals will be at Exhibitor Table 1214, arranged as you see in this handy map here!
I’ll be participating in one panel:
Behind the Scenes: Making Comics
Room: Hall C (TCC 301)
Date: Friday, March 27th
Time: 3:00PM – 3:50PM
Comics professionals come together to discuss their unique contributions to this beloved medium. Topics include creating engaging characters with Gail Simone (Leaving Megalopolis), transitioning from artist to writer/artist with Joëlle Jones (Lady Killers), business management with Christine Mignola (Hellboy), self-publishing to book deal with Colleen Coover (Bandette), how to break into coloring with Kelly Fitzpatrick (Neverboy), and fostering a fan base with online content with Kel McDonald (Misfits of Avalon). Sure to be a great panel for the budding cartoonist eager to explore the craft of making comics.
See you there!
TODAY! Bandette #9!
When Bandette faces the combined evil of the crime lord Absinthe and his agent of death, Il Tredici, who will stand by her side? And, with his nefarious organization FINIS on the brink of collapse, to what desperate lengths will Absinthe go in his bid for revenge? Plus, when the results of the contest between Bandette and Monsieur are tallied, who will be finally crowned The Greatest Thief In The World?
As ever, all the previous episodes are also available for the same 99¢ price on Comixology, published by Monkeybrain Comics! What other fine, creator-owned comic book products does Monkeybrain have on offer through Comixology? I encourage you to go have yourself a look-see!
If you prefer a print-to-eyeball reading experience, you may choose to get your mitts on the hardbound Bandette Volume One: Presto!, which is available in stores and online everywhere! And while you’re at it, you could PRE-ORDER Bandette Volume Two: Stealers, Keepers!, which is scheduled for April 23!
A new, three-page story featuring Lt. Heloise Price! Today’s Urchin Story is written by Paul Tobin, and drawn by Cat Farris! Cat is the artist of Emily and the Strangers Volume 2: Breaking the Record, and the creator of the mini comic series “Flaccid Badger”, and “Frog Song”. Her web comic The Last Diplomat is supported by Patreon, so if you like it, express your opinion with money!
As always, you can read ALL the Urchin Stories, by a variety of terrific artists, HERE. Like Cat, many of those artists are supporting their own work through Patreon. If you enjoy their work on the Urchin stories, please consider becoming a patron! Link to their Patreon pages, below!
All-new! A new, three-page story featuring Daniel! Today’s Urchin Story is written by Paul Tobin, and drawn by Patrick Scherberger, who many will know from his previous collaborations with Paul, Dr. Doom And The Masters Of Evil and Spider-Man & The Secret Wars!
As always, you can read ALL the Urchin Stories, by a variety of terrific artists, HERE. Many of those artists are supporting their own work through Patreon. If you enjoy their work on the Urchin stories, please consider becoming a patron! Link to their Patreon pages, below!
A young Bandette reader’s mother has sent photographic evidence of a candy theft in her family home last Friday. Unfortunately, the thief was forced to make due with an American off-brand candy bar, as her favorite treat, Chocobolik, does not exist.
The thief escaped, of course.
All-new! All-BANDETTE! A new, three-page story featuring everyone’s favorite young thief! Today’s Urchin Story is written by Paul Tobin, and drawn by Ron Chan, artist from many comics including Plants vs. Zombies and Husbands, and the co-creator of the webcomic Roy’s Boys!
We have more new Urchin Stories lined up in the coming weeks by more amazing artists!
As always, you can read ALL the Urchin Stories HERE.