The Comics Industry Talks – Breaking Into Comics

Not entirely sure how this one started. Maybe people started talking about DC's Creator Development Program again, or maybe one creator decided to share and then all the others jumped on. Maybe people just got bored and all had the same idea.

At any rate, twitter is awash at the moment with various comic creators, at various points in their careers discussing how exactly one breaks into comics.

https://twitter.com/RachaelAtWork/status/821453138649640966

https://twitter.com/JHickman/status/821449079590948864

https://twitter.com/kateleth/status/821458294413721600

https://twitter.com/kateleth/status/821458781900914688

https://twitter.com/jamieESrich/status/821432987401142272

 

Even fellow Bleeding Cool writer Jude Terror got involved…though I'm not too sure I can recommend this method…

https://twitter.com/judeterror/status/821432187425800192

https://twitter.com/judeterror/status/821432589072420864

https://twitter.com/judeterror/status/821433054354964485

https://twitter.com/judeterror/status/821433518660194304

Some chose to make us think about what we mean when we say 'breaking into comics'

For my own two cents. as a comic creator too, all I have to say is

 

 

About Joe Glass

Joe Glass has been contributing to Bleeding Cool for about four years. He's been a roaming reporter at shows like SDCC and NYCC, and also has a keen LGBTQ focus, with his occasional LGBTQ focus articles, Tales from the Four Color Closet. He is also now Bleeding Cool's Senior Mutant Correspondent thanks to his obsession with Marvel's merry mutants.

Joe is also a comics creator, writer of LGBTQ superhero team series, The Pride, the first issue of which was one of the Top 25 ComiXology Submit Titles of 2014. He is also a co-writer on Stiffs, a horror comedy series set in South Wales about call centre workers who hunt the undead by night. One happens to be a monkey. Just because.

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