Aspen Comics Archives

The company announced the following;  In light of the ongoing current events regarding the COVID-19 virus and its effect on the direct market, Aspen Comics will be suspending their spring and summer line-up of new releases including April's Fathom and May's Soulfire: Exiled series in an effort to assist retailers weather the current uncertainty of the market[...]
'Soulfire' Returns to Aspen Comics in June with Krul and Forte
Krul and new illustrator Raffaele Forté are teaming up for all-new stories in the Soulfire saga this June! //Credit: Aspen Comics Soulfire is back with its biggest story-and greatest challenge to its heroes ever! Grace and Malikai have fought together to bring magic back to a world of technology, but now Grace is convinced that there is only[...]
Charismagic Vol. 3 #2 cover by Harvey Talibao and Federico Blee
There is the Aspen Comics T&A factor, but it's less pronounced than something like Fathom They have a surprising slew of color artists, but each does good work and their style holds together well. Charismagic Vol 3 #2 is a fun and high-energy read It's not genre-defining or rising to the top of the comic industry,[...]
John Carpenter's 'The Thing' Commemorative Art Book At SDCC
Some of the contributors are David Mack, Bill Sienkiewicz, Cat Staggs, Jim Calafiore, Dave Crosland, Jon Schnepp, and Frazer Irving, making for a gorgeously chilling lineup of Thing-inspired art pieces. In addition, it will be containing a foreword by horror actor, director, and writer Eli Roth, as well as words from the man himself, John Carpenter, about[...]
40 Photos And A Recap Of Day 3 Of Stan Lee's Comikaze 2015
And, as a reporter, not having panels start at the same time the con is opening, relieving the anxiety of trying to get to the panel room areas on time. Comikaze attracted Top Cow, Aspen Comics, Darby Pop and several indie publishers, however the larger mainstream publishers such as IDW and DC Comics that both have[...]
SDCC '15: Industry Editors Provide An Insider View And Advice On Editing
By Michele Brittany, West Coast Correspondent Aspen Comics' Editor-in-Chief and VP Vince Hernandez moderated the panel Comic Industry Editorial Panel – 2015 and gathered together several editors together for an hour's opportunity where the audience could ask questions about the editorial process Making up the panel of experts included Chris Ryall, IDW's Editor-in-Chief; Barbara Kesel, Consultant[...]
ACBC Watch: Visit Aspen Comics For Exclusives And More
Planning to attend the Atlantic City Boardwalk Con this week? If the answer is yes, then be sure to add Aspen Comics to your list of exhibits to check out The publisher will be located at Booth #925 on the show floor, and you can look for Aspen President Frank Mastromauro (Shrugged), co-owner Peter Steigerwald[...]
Aspen Comics Celebrates Black History Month With Website And Social Media Campaign
Throughout the month of February, Aspen Comics will be celebrating Black History Month by pointing the spotlight on Black creators with whom they've collaborated This will occur three times a week on their website, Facebook, Tumblr, and Instagram, along with the creator's picture Put together by Fathom: Sourcebook writer Tabu, there will be a showcases[...]
Aspen Comics Talks New Titles At Long Beach Comic Expo
By Michele Brittany, a West Coast Bleeding Cool Correspondent Founded in 2003 by Michael Turner, Aspen Comics is one of the larger publishers on the West Coast with their flagship titles being the long-running series, Fathom and Soulfire Saturday afternoon several of the publishers' key personnel were on hand for the Official Aspen Comics Long Beach[...]
Let's get Grump out of bed
Alex Wilson writes for Bleeding Cool: Beth Sotelo (colorist for Aspen Comics) started a Kickstarter Campaign to help fund her creator owned title, Grump This 40 page book geared toward age 10 and up has an interesting premise. Most neighborhoods have that one crazy house It's wood is rotting Weeds are flourishing No matter what time of[...]