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Free Comic Book Day… Psssh… How About Free Comic Book May?
They turn a one-day-a-year thing into a month long event. With stores in Winnetka and Pasadena (Home of the Tournament of Roses Parade), they have tapped creators like Joe Benitez, Chris Moreno, Mike Kunkel, Scott Koblish, Chris Burnham and Ray Frisen to do signings on the different weekends this month. For more information about the events scheduled,[...]
Joe Benitez Sharing The Artistic Process
Joe Benitez, creator of the Lady Mechanica series, was the artist on Detective Comics #823  back in 2006 and posted these images last night on his facebook page. This is Page 13 and as you can see the process from pencils, to inks and finally to colors Inker on the issue was Victor Llamas and colors[...]
Going On An Adventure – Legenderry #1 Trailer
The series has art by Sergio Fernandez Davila and covers by Joe Benitez. [youtube][/youtube] Late last week we let you know that this series along with the other debute of the week Twilight Zone had their orders shorted by Diamond Comic Distributors So get to your shops early if you want to make sure you get a copy. More[...]
Bill Willingham Goes Steampunk With Dynamite Characters
The seven issues series for Dynamite Entertainment launches in January and will feature art by Sergio Fernandez Davila and covers by Joe Benitez (Lady Mechanika). "This is a story where I get to have my cake and eat it too," says Bill Willingham.  "I get to work with some of my favorite characters from comic books, prose,[...]
Let's get Grump out of bed
So let's all gather up some motivation and help Grump get out of bed. The Kickstarter campaign features prints by Joe Benitez, Keu Cha, Kizer Stone, Beth Sotelo, and Peter Steigerwald Depending on how much you donate you can receive digital downloads, prints, trading cards, yourself in Sotelo's unique Grump style, or everything. The characters are interesting[...]
Lady Mechanika Breaks Up With Aspen
Aspen has issued the following press release that they and Lady Mechanika creator Joe Benitez have parted company. And it reads like the press release from a Hollywood couple who have just realised that only one of them is actually a Scientologist. ASPEN COMICS AND JOE BENITEZ SEPARATE Press Release 01-01-13 Aspen and Joe Benitez announce they have amicably separated[...]
Bringing Alcohol To Comic Con – Think Again?
Many of you read about the antics of one Joe Benitez at the Bleeding Cool Fan Awards a week ago The day after, he was rather sheepish and on Sunday, he met the young girl who was in front of him at the show, apologised, and drew her a Snow White picture She seemed very[...]