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Essential 8 Questions With Alex De Campi – 'It All Has To Come From Somewhere That It Kind Of Hurts To Go To'
Everyone knows the pictures are the best part.  EG: You work in a lot of different genres and formats: the Napoleonic fantasy Valentine you're serializing on, the dystopian political espionage thriller Smoke and the follow up Ashes, books for kids and teens, and now the very adult Z-movie celebration Grindhouse: Doors Open at Midnight. You write in English and French, make films, and[...]
The Look Of Smoke And Ashes
Alex De Campi has just posted for people who backed the Ashes comic on Kickstarter It exists In very very physical form Honest. As a project that has had its fair share of ups and downs, she writes; The books are set to arrive via boat at Dark Horse in Oregon on or around Sept 13, then[...]
Reading The First Four Parts Of Ashes In One Go And I Want More Please
Issue 4 is 36 pages. Those now used to a 22 page or indeed 20 page standard comic chapter will get a real reading rush from Ashes by Alex De Campi and a whole bunch of artists, including Dan McDaid, Mack Chater, Milton & Felipe Sobreiro, Carla Speed McNeil, Colleen Doran, Richard Pace, Bill Sienkiewicz, Alice[...]
Carla Speed McNeil Joins Alex De Campi's Ashes
Alex De Campi reports in the latest update to her Kickstarter-sourced graphic novel Ashes that caused considerable fuss earlier this year when De Campi fired the comic's co-creator James Hodgkins/Jimmy Broxton off the book. He was replaced by a series of name artists, including Igor Kordey who had drawn the original Smoke book, to which Ashes[...]
Bill Sienkiewicz And Dan McDaid Join Alex De Campi's Ashes
Legendary comics creator on New Mutants, Elektra Assassin, Big Numbers and more, Bill Sienkiewicz has signed up to provide a painted section for Alex De Campi's Ashes graphic novel, the subject of recent Kickstarter kerfuffle. He will be joined by Dan McDaid of Jersey Gods, as well as the previously announced Colleen Doran, Igor Kordey, Milton[...]
Dust To Dust – Jimmy Broxton's Final Words On Ashes
  Jimmy Broxton/James Hodgkins has written to Bleeding Cool, regarding Alex De Campi's statement on Kickstarter on the situation with the graphic novel Ashes. I have made my position clear and outlined the facts of this unfortunate situation Alex has a wildly different interpretation of events, and says some very harsh things about me, things I naturally[...]
Alex De Campi Responds To Jimmy Broxton Over Ashes Kickstarter
  Bleeding Cool first told you about the irrevocable differences that emerged between Alex De Campi and Jimmy Broxton/James Hodgkins over the successfuly funded Kickstarter comic, Ashes, a sequel to Alex De Campi and Igor Kordey's comic Smoke. It appears that it was, indeed, artistic differences that drove the two apart, but exactly what and why seem[...]
Join The Comics Celebrities On Ashes And Win Big
The Kickstarter funding for Alex De Campi and Jimmy/James Broxton/Hodgkins' sequel to Smoke – Ashes – is $7000 shy of its targeted figure So the pair are giving it a final push with a Bleeding Cool competition. If you pledge at least $30, getting a copy of the graphic novel, and then post a comment below[...]
Smoke Sequel Preview – Ashes by Alex De Campi
A sequel series called Ashes, written by De Campi, drawn by James Hodgkins/Jimmy Broxton And here is your first look at pages The book is currently with a number of publishers for consideration… UPDATE: Images now removed by request. Smoke was a comic series by Alex De Campi and Igor Kordey that came out from IDW[...]
Speculator Corner: Mark Gruenwald
And his wish that his cremated ashes to be added to the print run of his Squadron Supreme book after his death. Well, the internet seemed to notice The first print of the Squadron Supreme TPB has just sold on eBay for $628. Another copy has a buy it now price of $500 While another, with 3[...]
TV Show Covers Mark Gruenwald's Last Wishes
His will asked that his ashes be mixed in with the print run of a Squadron Supreme trade paperback Which, a few years later, saw print I have a copy of that print run on my bookshelf. You can see a deep-throated trailer here; [youtube][/youtube] On Wednesday at 9pm on Investigation Discovery, The Will: Outrageous Final Wishes[...]