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Frank Cho's Fight Girls #1 Finally Launches In AWA July 2021 Solicits
Bleeding Cool announced the news that Frank Cho was creating a new series, Fight Girls, for AWA, two years ago It has been a long time coming And now it's been (finally) scheduled for July 2021 in AWA's solicitations If you want, you can catch up on some of the artwork that has been shared[...]
AWA Creators And Execs Support Mike Deodato On Comic Art NFT Rights
His point was, however, that comic book artists for Marvel and DC were allowed to sell their original physical artwork pages, but companies like Marvel and DC were not allowing their artists to do the same with digital NFTs, reserving the right to do that themselves. Mike Deodato cover to AWA's Resistance Uprising Today, Mike Deodato's current[...]
J Michael Straczynski and Mike Choi Launch Moths #1 From AWA in June
J Michael Straczynski has had quite the comic book revival courtesy of his former Marvel EIC and publisher Axel Alonso and Bill Jemas, at AWA or Artists, Writers & Artisans, Inc And now, to follow The Resistance, he has a new title from AWA UPSHOT, Moths, with Mike Choi It concerns a young woman who[...]
More Comic Publishers Leaving Diamond Books For Simon & Schuster
They do underline that direct market retailers will still be able to order Vault titles through Diamond Comic Distributors. Last week, New York-based Artists Writers & Artisans (AWA) Studios did similar stating, Simon & Schuster will handle book market sales and distribution to the United States and Canada beginning today, the 1st of March. Michael Perlman, Vice[...]
Next Week Will Be A Monster Week In Comics - If They All Arrive
AWA is launching Chariot from Bryan Hill and Priscilla Petraites. Plus, of course, all the comics that some retailers didn't get from this week Here's one retailer's entire Diamond order as it arrived this week… Diamond comics delivery Next week will be a monster week in comics – that's if all the comic books arrive[...]
Bryan Hill, Priscilla Petraites Launch Chariot From AWA in March 2021
Batman writer Bryan Edward Hill has a brand new series launching from Bill Jemas and Axel Alonso's New York based comics publisher, AWA, named Chariot, with artist Priscilla Petraites, known for her work on Rat Queens, Brilliant Trash and Batman and colourist Marco Lesko, from Rat Queens, Robotech, Blade Runner, Doctor Who Here's a look[...]
AWA Has a Casual Fling - And Redemption - in February 2021 Solicits
Bill Jemas and Alex Alonso's New York-based comic publisher AWA has a couple of new launches for February 2021 A Western-styled comic Redemption by Christa Faust and Mike Deodato, and a sex thriller Casual Fling by Jason Starr, Dalibor Talajic and Marco Lesko – a deep dive from Alonso's Filofax there Here are the full[...]
Byte-Sized #1 FOCs Today – And Everything Else From Cullen Bunn?
I'm only three years away sir, do let me know what it's like over the other side But in his mailing list, he also noted just how busy he is right now… as his new series, Byte-Sized with Nelson Blake III  from AWA goes to FOC today But what else does he have coming? So, I[...]
JMS and Mike Deodato New Resistance For AWA in January 2021 Solicits
And it's all part of AWA's January 2021 solicitations. RESISTANCE REBORNS ONESHOT #1 CVR A RAHZZAH (MR) ARTISTS WRITERS & ARTISANS INC NOV201150 (W) J Michael Straczynski (A) C P Smith (CA) Rahzzah Stemming from the pages of the hit series, The Resistance, The Resistance: Reborns explores the origins of the newly superpowered humans after a global disaster leaves hundreds[...]
Hall of Fame: Road Warrior Animal & Paul Ellering's speech
Animal and tag-team partner Hawk (Michael Hegstrand, who passed away in 2003) along with manager Paul Ellering made-up the dominating and influential tag-team the Road Warriors, considered by many the best and most dominating team pro wrestling history Though remembered by many for their WWF/WWE runs, the Road Warriors would earn their reputation (and a[...]
Kaare Andrews E-Ratic #1 AWA
Details on these books, and everything else from AWA in their December 2020 solicitations, below. E RATIC #1 CVR A ANDREWS OCT201237 (W) Kaare Andrews (A/CA) Kaare Andrews You're fifteen years old You're suddenly granted incredible powers Cool, right? There's only one problem: you can only use your powers for ten minutes at a time What do you do[...]
Peter Milligan and Aco's America Ronin in AWA October 2020 Solicits
Artists, Writers & Artisans Inc (also known as AWA (although I think AWAAI would be funnier)) is launching new title American Ronin by Peter Milligan, Aco and Dean White, in October, alongside a brace of comic book titles As EIC Axel Alonso continues to thumb through his DM list… here's a look at the AWA[...]
Does Bill Jemas Want a Cease And Desist From Disney?
He is now publisher of AWA, a new New York comic book publisher Former Marvel Comics editor Axel Alonso is also EIC of AWA, but it has made very clear to Bleeding Cool that he has nothing to do with AWA's iPOP line, this is all Bill A line of free digital comics commissioned by[...]
Ethan Sacks and Dalibor Talajić Covid Comic for Bill Jemas On NBC.com
AWA, the comic book publisher founded by Bill Jemas as publisher and Axel Alonso as EIC, has always talked about creating multi-media projects And now, in lockdown, it has seized on the opportunity As of today, it has a Webtoon-style comic journalist series on NBC.com from comic book writer and journalist Ethan Sacks, best known[...]
AWA Wants New Voices for iPOP - So Why Is Bill Jemas Writing Them?
Last week, Bleeding Cool scooped a new digital comics publishing line iPOP from AWA or Artists, Writers & Artisans Not everything was ready for primetime when Bleeding Cool posted, referencing what had been published on the AWA website – which was rapidly withdrawn. Bleeding Cool also reported that the authorial name for all of these, Yoshida,[...]