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Aspen Picks Up Big Dog Ink, Makes Them One Of Its Imprints
The publisher is now a part of Aspen, a publisher of action adventure comics with slightly less salacious covers. What the details of the deal were, we may not know But we can expect the pair to be saving money by sharing booth space at future shows… Here's the official line… Big news, Aspen Comics fans! Big Dog Ink is coming to[...]
Avatar Press, Archie, Aspen, Boom! Studios And Papercutz Comic-Con Recap
As usual, the place was insanely packed but our reporters found their way through the crowds to bring you some of the best coverage on the internet. Avatar Press New Alan Moore, Max Brooks, Max Bemis And Justin Jordan Coming From Avatar Press Aspen Aspen Panel – Cosplayers, Cards, Hannibal Tabu And Kids Boom! Studios Paul Levitz Drops By The Boom![...]
Aspen At San Diego Comic Con – Cosplayer Cards, Hannial Tabu And Kids Fathom Comics
Announced at yesterday's Aspen panel at San Diego Comic Con… Aspen's  2014 series Lola XOXO returns in 2015 with  Lola XOXO: Volume 2 by creator Siya Oum, as well as an all new spin-off mini-series Lola XOXO: Wasteland Madam written by Vince Hernandez (Damsels in Excess) and illustrated by Oum Lola XOXO: The Wasteland Madam will[...]
JT Krul Goes On A New Jirni With Paolo Pantalena
JT Krul and Paolo Pantalena's fantasy epic gets a relaunch for Aspen Comics in May, with Jirni Vol 2 #1 But don't worry Jirni fans, there is still lots of swords, sorcery and saucy clothing for the book's lead. Ara is a warrior-princess with the blood of the mystical D'jinn flowing through her Powerful, brave, and[...]
The Amazing Arizona Con – A Growing Convention With Ideas
It also had a few publishers like Aspen, Boom and Zenescope. This was my first time attending this show though I'm a regular at the Phoenix Comic con so not only am I familiar with the city but also the convention center I knew a lot of the guests and exhibitors… heck, I knew a lot[...]
Preview: Trish Out Of Water #1
 Here's a preview of the new launch from Aspen Comics, out in ten days, Trish Out Of Water #1 If nothing else, it doesn't entirely look likely a traditional Aspen comic…  Here's a preview of the new launch from Aspen Comics, out in ten days, Trish Out Of Water #1 If nothing[...]
Marketshare Per Comic – A New Way Of Measuring Publisher Performance
From the new August figures; PUBLISHER MARKET SHARES RETAIL MARKET SHARE PUBLISHER SHARE MARVEL COMICS 33.70% DC COMICS 30.16% IMAGE COMICS 7.86% IDW PUBLISHING 5.70% DARK HORSE COMICS 5.47% DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT 3.01% BOOM! STUDIOS 2.05% EAGLEMOSS PUBLICATIONS LTD 1.34% AVATAR PRESS INC 0.95% ZENESCOPE ENTERTAINMENT INC 0.94% OTHER NON-TOP 10 8.83% UNIT MARKET SHARE PUBLISHER SHARE MARVEL COMICS 36.30% DC COMICS 33.14% IMAGE COMICS 8.51% IDW PUBLISHING 4.98% DARK HORSE COMICS 4.80% DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT 2.93% BOOM! STUDIOS 2.07% ZENESCOPE ENTERTAINMENT INC 1.03% VALIANT ENTERTAINMENT LLC 0.97% ASPEN MLT INC 0.65% OTHER NON-TOP 10 So that's the marketshare, divided into Units, the amount of titles sold and[...]
Shining A Spotlight – Brent Peeples
He's done work for Aspen, Image and Zenescope with a few things in the works now and he posts a lot of his new work on his blog so you can keep up with his latest stuff But talk is cheap, lets get to the interview and art: BLEEDING COOL: How did you get started drawing? BRENT PEEPLES:[...]
Overtaken #1 Preview
Overtaken, out this week, is the latest comic from Aspen for a dollar, part of their 10 For 10 promotion, and breaking them into the Top 100 month after month Take a peek… Overtaken, out this week, is the latest comic from Aspen for a dollar, part of their 10 For 10 promotion,[...]
Top 100 Comics And Top 100 Graphic Novels For July 2013
Here's a look at the top 100 comic books and graphic novels for July 2013… DC may have most 6 of the top 10 but Marvel has 13 of the top 20, which is why DC isn't completely dominating Marvel in July's statistics…. The highest non Marvel is Walking Dead at number 12, which is threatening to[...]
BC Mag #5: Fathom Reborn
Bleeding Cool Magazine article by David Marks Aspen Matthews, the SoCal-fem inspired protagonist of Michael Turner's Fathom, may not be as familiar to the world as Wolverine, but she is as recognizable as any superhero to the long box collector, convention goer, and comic shop regular As covered in previous issues of Bleeding Cool Magazine, Aspen[...]
BC Mag #4: Chewing On Bubblegun
Bleeding Cool Magazine article by Rich Johnston On the surface, BubbleGun looks a lot like its namesake - a colorful fun romping adventure that is sorta
Free Comics If You Missed Free Comic Book Day – Damsels, Grimm, Killjoys, Star Wars, Aspen, Aphrodite XI, Steam Engines Of Oz, Molly Danger And More
Get stuck in to the free! Mass Effect/Killjoys/R.I.P.D. Star Wars/Captain Midnight/Avatar: The Last Airbender Aphrodite IX #1 from Image-Top Cow Worlds of Aspen 2013 from Aspen Comics Metaphase #0 from Alterna Comics The Steam Engines of Oz from Arcana Comics Prince Valiant from Fantagraphics Buck Rogers: 25th Century A.D from Hermes Press Scratch 9 from Hermes Press Action Lab Confidential from Action Lab Molly Danger/Princeless from[...]