New articles up in the writing section of this site… Again, two very newish articles from Comics Bulletin, Barb’s an elegy for the passing of Howard the Duck creator Steve Gerber, mine an interview with Agents of Atlas creator Jeff Parker.
I also wrote a short little Halloween Gift Guide over at www.mangalife.com …
Oh, and Ryan added a link to The Hidden, the Tokyopop thing we wrote, to our links page… Please go read it for free! And please vote for it, too, even though doing that part means registering with Tokyopop’s site…
Finally, the first print collecion of The Girly Comic Book 1 is now also on sale… Chapter 1 of GSG is in it. Here is some more information:
The first collection of stories culled from the pages of The Girly Comic.
“An absolute gem of a publication” - Comic Creators Guild
“Basically, you have to read this” - Regie Rigby, Fool Britannia
The Girly Comic features self-contained comic strips across all genres with female protagonists.
Hardback – 280 B/W pages - ￡15 – Published October 2008 – Introduction by Mike Carey
Factor Fiction is the publishing imprint of Jay Eales and Selina Lock. Formed in 2000 with the publication of Walking In Eternity, a highly acclaimed unofficial Doctor Who collection raising funds for the Foundation for the Study of Infant Death (FSID). In 2002, Factor Fiction launched the first issue of ongoing anthology The Girly Comic, followed in 2004 by the addition of Violent! to the Factor Fiction stable with it’s sixth issue. In 2008, Factor Fiction launched twin webcomic sites to showcase strips from the archives in order to increase the international readership of our titles. As of writing, The Girly Comic #18 and Violent! #14 have recently been published. For more information, visit our website: www.factorfictionpress.co.uk
The Girly Comic Book 1 will be launched officially at Thought Bubble in Leeds on November 15th, where several contributors will be in attendance.
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