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So It's Come To This: A Dexter's Laboratory Comic from Derek Fridolfs, Ryan Jampole and IDW
And their "Newest Creation" (in the words of their press release) is something which every one of us 90s' children will recall…Dexter's Laboratory. You've probably also heard (boundaries!) of that already infamous interview with Image editor-in-chief Eric Stephenson, pointing out that the comics market is over-saturated with licensed property comics that readers instinctively know isn't "the[...]
Image Comics Joins The Cartoon Art Museum As A Corporate Member
Their latest show of support not only gives CAM a boost, but also rewards their employees with free museum admission and discounts at our bookstore." "Image is thrilled to support the Cartoon Art Museum," said Eric Stephenson, Publisher at Image Comics. "They do a fantastic job of fostering enthusiasm for sequential art and its historical and cultural value[...]
Adventure Time Is A Not Real Comic. But Aren't They All?
Two of the bigger stories causing a stir lately have been Nimona web cartoonist Noelle Stevenson's first experience going into a comic shop and Image Comics' publisher Eric Stephenson's ComicsPRO address (no relation). Noelle Stevenson's account of her comic shop experience rather quickly became a catalyst for conversation about women's treatment in comic shops with accounts of similar experiences[...]
Comics Industry Reacts To… Eric Stephenson's Speech At ComicsPRO
A message from Image Comics Publisher Eric Stephenson on the state of the comic book industry He was forthright. And straight away the tweeting began. Maybe people should focus on their comics rather than slagging off superheroes, Star Wars, GI Joe & other things people enjoy? Crazy I know. — Brian Truitt (@briantruitt) February 28, 2014 Proud of the[...]
Signed Comics On eBay – Not Worth The Variant Covers They're Written On?
Even my fastest ones have the rise after the second S." Robert Kirkman says "Oddly enough, the SDCC issue 76 looks real… All others of mine are 100% fake." Eric Stephenson tells me "Yeah, I don't think that's mine Also, Robert's is pretty clearly fake." When asked, the seller told me. Wow, are you serious? First off[...]
Driving Creators To Creator-Owned – Tuesday Trending Topics
I doubt we've heard the last of this one: In an article at Multiversity, Eric Stephenson, Publisher of Image Comics is quoted as saying, in response to a question about why so many bigger names are moving to creator owned comics of late; Most-Read Comic Stories Tuesday: Image Comics Publisher Alleges Comic Creator Bullying By Big Two In[...]
Image Comics Publisher Alleges Comic Creator Bullying By Big Two
In an article at Multiversity, Eric Stephenson, Publisher of Image Comics is quoted as saying, in response to a question about why so many bigger names are moving to creator owned comics of late; A lot of people aren't familiar with how the comics industry actually works, but there's a lot of bullying that goes on[...]
Tuesday Review: Nowhere Men #2
Alex Wilson writes; Nowhere Men issue 2, written by Eric Stephenson and featuring the art of Mate Bellegarde and Jordie Bellaire, will be on comic book store shelves December 19th The first issue of this series left me a little confused but intrigued The second issue starts off on good old Earth with one of our[...]
Tuesday Review: Nowhere Men #1
This book, published by Image Comics and written by Eric Stephenson with art by Nate Bellegarde and Jordie Bellaire, has a theme of science and exploration of the unknown. The first issue in this series starts off with three of our four cover scientists arguing about the deaths of two employees who lost their lives fighting[...]
The Bleeding I – Talking With Eric Stephenson About Image Selling Out
Continuing our occasional, rather frank, discussions with Image Comics Publisher, Eric Stephenson Now it seems rocking a rather retro look.  Well, I suppose revamps are in the air right now. Okay, to business. Rich: Every several months, we seem to get a boom in attention over a bunch of creator owned books The last time was around[...]