nat gertler

The Most Well Timed For Valentine's Day Comic Ever

When I was a child, our family played a Victorian card game called Winkle's Wedding. It featured a small booklet telling the story of Winkle and his wedding, his honeymoon and holiday. Repeatedly nouns were missed out, so when read to the audience they, in turn, would fill in the blanks reading off a set […]

Beer Brewed With Added Steve Rude Artwork

Here is an exclusive first look at the finished art for a series of beer bottle labels drawn by multiple Eisner-winning Nexus artist Steve Rude. These are for a new run of specialty brews being offered by Edmonton's Sherbrooke Liquor, under the brand of Revere Beer. Each of the twelve beers in this series features […]

First Barack Obama Comics Appearance Gets Reprinted For Charity

Licensable Bear TM #4, written by Nat Gertler from About Comics, is well known for featuring the first comic book appearance of Barack Obama, when he was but a long-odds candidate for the Democrat nominations. In order to benefit HERO, the charity that raises money for comic book creators in difficult circumstances, About Comics has […]