Pyramid of Comic Book Publishing by Barry Gregory

Pyramid of Comic Book Publishing by Barry Gregory

Those of us who make creator-owned comics may harbor dreams of seeing our creations alongside The Walking Dead, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Men In Black, The Crow, or other independent comics that have become a part of the cultural zeitgeist. For the most part though, we just want one thing. We want people to read our comics. A pile of cash would be really nice, too, but mostly we’re making books in hopes that they’ll be read and enjoyed. Ideally by as many people as possible.

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Comic Books Need An Upgrade – Jimmy Palmiotti

Comic Books Need An Upgrade – Jimmy Palmiotti

I think comics are treated the way they are, mainly because of the way they look and feel. Walk into any bookstore and you will see that presentation demands respect. If comics stay the way they are, size, format, paper, then they will always be treated like magazines...

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SOME OBVIOUS ADVICE To Comic Book People-Jimmy Palmiotti

SOME OBVIOUS ADVICE To Comic Book People-Jimmy Palmiotti

This from Jimmy Palmiotti popped up in my FB feed from where I shared it a year ago and I thought it might bear repeating.Bill Nichols***SOME OBVIOUS ADVICE to comic book people:When you get a contract, get a lawyer to read it over.Understand that work for hire is...

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