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Alterna Comics Move Away From Newsstand and Comic Shop Distribution

Alterna Comics' Move Away From Newsstand and Comic Shop Distribution

Alterna Comics is best known for printing on newsprint and pricing most of their comic books between $1 and $2 Over a week ago, Bleeding Cool ran the news that Alterna Comics was pulling out being distributed by Diamond Comic Distributors in light of the current shutdown Even as Diamond was still holding onto product[...]

The Industry Is Hanging By A Thread &#8211 Alterna Delays Comics

"The Industry Is Hanging By A Thread" – Alterna Delays Comics

Peter Simeti, publisher of Alterna Comics has issues the following statement about their upcoming production schedule, in light of the current coronavirus pandemic. Alterna Comics is operating at about 80% We are still fulfilling online direct orders at AlternaAccess.com We are still talking to many retailers right now about what's going on, fans included -- the[...]

Doppelganger and Go West Reach their Finales: Alterna Comics May 2018 Solicits

Doppelganger and Go West Reach their Finales: Alterna Comics May 2018 Solicits

Amazing Age, by Matthew D. Smith, Jeremy Massie, and Christine Brunson, receives a collected release, and Doppelganger, Jordan Hart and Emmanuel Xerx Javier, and Go West, Garrett Gunn and Saint Yak, reach their finales. MAR181082 AMAZING AGE TP (W) Matthew D Smith (A) Jeremy Massie, Christine Brunson (CA) Jeremy Massie Stuck in a world of super-powered heroes and villains, three friends will have to figure out how to save […]

Fear Diaries and FUBAR All-Stars Take the Stage: Alterna Comics April 2018 Solicits

Fear Diaries and FUBAR All-Stars Take the Stage: Alterna Comics April 2018 Solicits

New titles Fear Diaries, by Garrett Gunn and Nicolas Touris, and FUBAR All-Stars, by Michael Exner III, Michael Bracco, Chuck Dixon, Kelly Williams, and more, are coming out through Alterna Comics this coming April Details below.SONITUS #2 of 3 (W) Cody Sousa, Dan Sheppard (A) Cecilia Lo Valvo, Dee Cunniffe (L) Dezi Sienty Reality begins to unravel as the darkness within the house begins to consume everything in[...]

Sonitus And The XII Begin: Alterna Comics February 2018 Solicits

Sonitus And The XII Begin: Alterna Comics February 2018 Solicits

This February, Alterna Comics is bringing you Sonitus and XII The first is a supernatural horror book by Cody Sousa, Dan Sheppard, and Cecilia Lo Valvo, and the second is a post-apocalyptic tale by Patrick Trahey and Luis Suarez.SCRIMSHAW #4 (MR) (W) Eric Borden (A/CA) Dave Mims Scrimshaw is back! All is quiet until mercenary cut-throat Danny Yuda finds Hans and his crew[...]

Trespasser #1 Review: A Compelling Middle-American Alien Invasion Story

Trespasser #1 Review: A Compelling Middle-American Alien Invasion Story

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] In Trespasser, a man, his daughter, and his dog live in a farmhouse out in rural America after a nuclear disaster. They are running low on food. The man and dog hunt daily, but there is little to find. On one such hunting trip into the lightly irradiated wilderness, they find, of all […]

Mother Russia #1 Review: A Fresh Premise With Not-So-Fresh Elements

Mother Russia #1 Review: A Fresh Premise With Not-So-Fresh Elements

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] It's Stalingrad in 1943, and instead of the waning days of World War II, it's the apocalypse itself. The dead have risen and are swarming the streets of the city. A woman, an infamous sniper known as Mother Russia, picks the innumerable horde off one by one until she spots a small child […]

Scrimshaw #1 Review: A Genre Shotgun Blast To The Face

Scrimshaw #1 Review: A Genre Shotgun Blast To The Face

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] In a future where the world has been all but wiped out by the melted polar ice caps, followed by constant wars between the remaining nations, everything has been bought up by scattered corporate entities and sparse national alliances. Enter Scrimshaw. Some live in the sparse cities surrounded by great walls; others sail the […]

The Chair #1 Review: Atmospheric But Lacking In Character

The Chair #1 Review: Atmospheric, But Lacking In Character

No one cares about them, and no one notices when they go missing.This is the setting for Peter Simeti and Kevin Christensen’s The Chair, a new horror offering from Alterna Comics.The main character is a man named Richard Sullivan, and the first issue is spent setting up the scenario and giving us a bit of[...]

Peter Simeti Says Theres No Such Thing As Breaking Into Comics

Peter Simeti Says There's No Such Thing As "Breaking Into Comics"

Today I came across a bit of advice from the founder of Alterna Comics, Peter Simeti I have to admit, almost every time I interview a comic book creator, I ask them the question "How did you break into comics?" I'm happy that I haven't asked Peter Simeti that question He took to Twitter today[...]

Catching Up With Kelly Williams At C2E2

Catching Up With Kelly Williams At C2E2

By Makarim SalmanKelly Williams is at Table B3"The Boohag short story I've worked on its part of an anthology for which each part will be released by Alterna Comics digitally We'll then collect it."I've also got a few pitches or to various publishers."It's my second C2E2 after last year This is the biggest show I[...]


Noctua Noctua. Whos There

Noctua, Noctua. Who's There?

Orlando Baez writes;I’m the artist of the recently released Alterna Comics title “Noctua,” written by Andrew M Henderson and now available on ComiXology.  “Noctua” is a fresh spin on an old tale, redefining and modernizing the Vampire genre through a unique blend of crime, horror, and sci-fi.  Summed up in an elevator pitch, “Noctua” is[...]

Heart Surgery Down Syndrome And A Graphic Novel

Heart Surgery, Down Syndrome And A Graphic Novel

Well, for starters you can read a FREE preview on comiXology right now from Alterna Comics The artwork is by the fantastic Kelly Williams and lettering by the publisher/founder of Alterna himself, Peter Simeti! The finished graphic novel will be crowd funded (something I support in full force on StashMyComics.com) via Kickstarter to help me[...]