Box Brown Archives

Dave Sim, John Byrne, Jules Feiffer & Al Jafee Join Popeye Kickstarter
Contributors included Kate Ashwin, Samir Barrett, Isabella Bannerman, Sandra Bell-Lundy, Olive Rae Brinker, Box Brown, Lar DeSouza, Jim Engel, Ryan Estrada, Andrew Farago, Jay P Fosgitt, Shaenon K Garrity, Maddi Gonzalez, Alex Hallett, John Hambrock, Micheline Hess, Bill Holbrook, Susan Camilleri Konar, John Kovaleski, Carol Lay, Bones Leopard, Steve Lieber, Kel McDonald, Randy Milholland, Lonnie[...]
Fanboy Rampage: Gumroad, Brian "Box" Brown and NFTs
And Box Brown's report that that is where Gumroad is going as well was enough for him to quit. Gumroad tweeted, "If and when we do anything related to crypto/NFTs, you'll hear it from us first For now, no plans." Box Brown replied with a screencap of direct messages, which showed a message from the CEO[...]
We Drilled He-Man into Their Pea Brains by Box Brown
Box Brown, graphic novelist behind comics such as André the Giant: Life and Legend and Is This Guy For Real? The Unbelievable Andy Kaufman which won the Eisner Award for Best Reality Based Work last year Well, he has signed a new deal for a new graphic book, We Drilled He-Man into Their Pea Brains. A non-fiction comic, it[...]
Six Indie Publishers Join Forces For A Free Comic Book Day Exclusive
Artists include David B., Niv Bavarsky, Box Brown, Patrick Crotty, Max de Rodriguès, Hanna K., Alex Kim, Laura Knetzger, Kate Leth, Jason Little, Matt Madden, Jane Mai, Melissa Mendes, Oliver Schrauwen, Ben Sears, Jack Teagle, Derek Van Gison, and François Vigneault. Retrofit Comics co-publisher Jared Smith said, Free Comic Book Day is a huge part of comics[...]
Andre The Giant: Life And Legend Gets To The Heart Of Things
By Jared Cornelius It's not really a secret to anyone who knows me that I'm a wrestling fan.  It's not a passion I wear on my sleeve, but in the 31 years I've been alive, I've been a wrestling fan more of those years than not.  As a child I remember reenacting Razor Ramon and Shawn[...]
Things To Do In New York And Philadelphia This Week If You Like Comics
The pro art is auctioned for artists-in-need". The cover will be $15 Online ($20 at the door) For tickets visit: Friday, May 23rd Locust Moon Comics, at 34 South 40th Street in Philadelphia, will be hosting a signing of Andre the Giant: Life and Legend, by creator Box Brown at 7PM They say: "Come on out and celebrate[...]
Andre Roussimoff, The Man – Telling The True Story Of Andre The Giant
So I was excited to receive a copy of Andre The Giant: Life and Legend, by Box Brown, a graphic novel from :01 First Second Books, due to be released May 6, 2014. Box Brown, who is best known for his Ignatz Award‑winning web-comic Bellen!, writes and draws the book as a lifelong fan of professional[...]
Spotlight on ComiXology Submit – Beach Girls, Clockwork Game, 4th Hanzo
And that makes them winners. Top Pick: Beach Girls, written and illustrated by Box Brown  The indie favorite imprint Retrofit Comics founded by Box Brown teased that in 2014 they'd be making their comics available digitally after their partnership with Big Planet Comics, and here we have Box Brown's Beach Girls in digital glory Though much of[...]
Retrofit Comics And Big Planet Are Ready For 2014 With Twelve New Comics
Retrofit Comics, with Box Brown at the helm, originally Kickstarted their first year line-up of indie comics creators with trademark high production values and part of the goal for Retrofit was always to invade comic shops and make mini comics with well-designed card covers part of the weekly comic experience for readers Entering their second[...]
Glorious SPX: Eye-Opening Advice For Funding Comics from Trotman, Bak, Brown, Galloway
Edward Bak (Island of Memory), Box Brown (Retrofit Comics), and Marnie Galloway ( In The Sounds and Seas). Let's dive right in, shall we? Trotman kicked things off by highlighting the sheer magnitude of work that a Kickstarter campaign requires, which is, unfortunately, something many people don't fully comprehend.  "The thing that I think undoes a lot[...]