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San Diego Debut: Monster On The Hill
Title: Monster On The Hill Creator: Rob Harrell Publisher: Top Shelf Available: Booth #2643 High concept: Teased at FCBD, Rob Harrell joins the Top Shelf family with a thrilling, funny, and beautifully drawn graphic novel adventure, set to charm the pants off readers of all ages He's coming out from Texas for his first ever Comic-Con, so give him a[...]
March Book One To Receive Massive Media Coverage On Release
There has been considerable promotion and attention paid towards March Book One, the first volume in the graphic autobiography of Civil Rights pioneer John Lewis, to be published by Top Shelf Productions in August. But it's a pinprick compared with what's coming. To date, it has an announced back cover blurb from Bill Clinton – the first[...]
Would You Buy These For Three Dollars? The Top Shelf Comix Sale Begins…
It must be September. Top Shelf Comix are having a sale, with hundreds of comics and graphic novels marked way down. Good deals include the complete Dodgem Logic down from $50 to $25, Alec: The Years Have Pants hardcover down from $50 to $20, with the softcover down from $20 to $8, the Owly hardcovers down from[...]
Alan Moore And Mitch Jenkins' Unearthing Book Out For Christmas
After the original novella, the box set album, the planned movie and the various live performances, we finally get the photo-manipulated adaptation of Alan Moore's Unearthing by Mitch Jenkins. Top Shelf Productions and Knockabout Comics are publishing three versions of the book. A signed and numbered edition limited to 300 copies which can be preordered directly today[...]
Top Shelf Panel: Eddie Campbell Confirms From Hell Companion For March 2013
Joshua Stone reports from the Top Shelf panel: At the Top Shelf panel, Eddie Campbell announced that From Hell Companion from he and Alan Moore is ready to go and will be released in March 2013 Campbell describes is as From Hell from another angle He said it is 288 pages long and will be structured[...]
Drawn & Quarterly, Fantagraphics, Oni And Top Shelf Solicitations For July 2012
Drawn & Quarterly, Fantagraphics, Oni and Top Shelf Which means new books from Robert Crumb, William Burroughs, Michael Kupperman, the new colour volume of Scott Pilgrim and a new Wasteland volume. DRAWN & QUARTERLY AYA: LIFE IN YOP CITY GN (W) Marguerite Abouet (A/CA) Clement Oubrerie Ivory Coast, 1978 It's a golden time, and the nation, an oasis[...]
Greg Baldino Rummages Through The Top Shelf Comix Sale
Greg Baldino writes for Bleeding Cool Top Shelf Comix, one of the finer upscale American publishers who remind us that comics ARE an artform, damn it, and not just a breeding ground for movie pitches and action figures (Although okay, I would buy figures of any of Colleen Coover's characters,) is having a massive sale that[...]
It's Time For Top Shelf's Big Big Big Sale
It's that time of the year when Top Shelf Comix decides that what they really really want is some money Lots of it Now please And that's when they let customers buy directly from them at very silly prices indeed, boasting of over a titles from $3 to $1. $3 examples include The Playwright, Fingerprints, Voice[...]
Kagan McLeod's Infinite Kung Fu In Video
A motion comic trailer for Kagan McLeod's Infinite Kung Fu from Top Shelf Comix It looks amazing with some well constructed fight scenes towards the end too And the graphic novel debuts at San Diego Comic Con next week. If you're still on the fence, you can read the first 250 pages for free right here. That's[...]
San Diego Debut: Any Empire by Nate Powell
Debuting at San Diego Comic Con… Title: Any Empire Creators: Nate Powell Publisher: Top Shelf Available: Booth #1721 High concept: A vivid examination of war and violence, and their trickle-down effects on middle America First, a group of small-town kids find themselves bound together by geography, boredom, and a string of mysterious turtle mutilations Years[...]
San Diego Debut: Infinite Kung Fu by Kagan McLeod
Debuting at San Diego Comic Con… Title: Infinite Kung-Fu Creators: Kagan McLeod Publisher: Top Shelf Available: Booth #1721 High concept: Catastrophe has knocked most of the world back to the middle ages — and to make matters worse, the dead are rising from the grave as zombies (reincarnation gone wrong)! In this world, where the way of[...]
San Diego Debut: League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen: Century: 1969
Debuting at San Diego Comic Con… Title: League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen: Century: 1969 Creators: Alan Moore and Kevin O'Neill Publisher: Top Shelf Available: Booth #1721 High concept: CHAPTER TWO takes place almost sixty years later in the psychedelic daze of Swinging London during 1969, a place where Tadukic Acid Diethylamide 26 is the drug of choice, and[...]