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Alex De Campi Teams Veterans With Comics Artists For True War Stories

Alex De Campi Teams Veterans With Comics Artists For True War Stories

Former Bleeding Cool columnist, comics creator, director and publisher Alex De Campi is working on a new graphic anthology project, True War Stories, from Z2 Comics 250 page on and  kickstartered and teaming US veterans to tell their stories, with comic book creators to capture and publish them, co-edited by Iraq War veteran Khai Krumbhaar. Artists[...]

Gorillaz Finally Get Their Own Comics in Gorillaz Almanac Annual

Gorillaz Finally Get Their Own Comics in Gorillaz Almanac Annual

Now it appears that Z2 Comics are using that format for the fictitious band Gorillaz.The Gorillaz Almanac, the first Gorillaz annual, will be published for October 2020 Considering Gorillaz were co-created by Jamie Hewlett with Damon Albarn, it seems well overdue that they will be getting their first comic book stores in the annual. Inspired by[...]



Solving Puzzles To Escape: Preview Koren Shadmis The Abaddon From Z2 Comics

Solving Puzzles To Escape: Preview Koren Shadmi's The Abaddon From Z2 Comics

A new graphic novel arrives on November 12th from Z2 Comics, The Abaddon, written and illustrated by Koren Shadmi Set in an apartment building and described as an "existential mystery" loosely based on No Exit by Sartre, we are promised plenty of interpersonal conflict, tension, and angst in this new work.Z2 describe the graphic novel[...]


New York City Connects Strangers &#8211 Preview Pawn Shop From Z2 Comics

New York City Connects Strangers – Preview Pawn Shop From Z2 Comics

Yesterday, we brought you a preview of Z2's upcoming graphic novel Ashes: A Firefighter's Tale. Today we're rolling out a preview of another of Z2's autumn graphic novel releases, Pawn Shop, written by Joey Esposito, and illustrated by Sean Von Gorman.This is another New York focused comic from Z2 and created by locals and arrives […]




Things To Do In New York And Philadelphia This Week If You Like Comics

Things To Do In New York And Philadelphia This Week If You Like Comics

You will receive a separate ticket once you are in line at the event.-Limit of two items signed per person".Friday, December 19thThe Beat and Z2 Comics will be hosting a Holiday Bash at the Mad Hatter Saloon at 360 3rd Avenue in New York from 7PM onwards They say: "Hey all come celebrate the holidays[...]

Preview Henni  A Truly Anti-Authoritarian Graphic Novel By Miss Lasko-Gross

Preview Henni, A Truly Anti-Authoritarian Graphic Novel By Miss Lasko-Gross

Her artwork is also so graceful and deeply emotive that you can't help but be caught up in the narrative and feel the stings of constraint and the dangers of freedom right along with her character.Henni, which is being released by Z2 Comics, is described thus:The mouse who peaks in the viper’s pit is eaten[...]





Watch Paul Pope Talk About The Return Of Escapo

Watch Paul Pope Talk About The Return Of Escapo

Paul Pope's 1999 Escapo is getting new life from Z2 Comics. Gritty, poetic and fast-paced, ESCAPO follows the adventures of a circus escape artist who struggles to evade Death itself – and the equally powerful grip of unrequited love.This time the book will be published in full-color (by Shay Plummer) and include 50+ pages of bonus content[...]

Dean Haspiel Has A Special Valentines Message For You And Its To Fear My Dear

Dean Haspiel Has A Special Valentine's Message For You, And It's To Fear, My Dear

In April, Dean Haspiel's (The Fox) new graphic novel Fear, My Dear: A Billy Dogma Experience, launches from Z2 Comics (formerly Zip Comics), the second release for Z2 in 2014, following Paul Pope's Escapo Fear, My Dear collects newly remastered and never before in print material in the love-war adventures of anti-hero Billy Dogma and[...]

Paul Popes Escapo Is Coming &#8211 Heralded By A Dean Haspiel Pin-Up

Paul Pope's Escapo Is Coming – Heralded By A Dean Haspiel Pin-Up

Z2 Comics (formerly Zip Comics and publisher of Harvey Pekar's Cleveland) is cranking into high gear this Spring with the release of two new graphic novels: both Paul Pope's Escapo and Dean Haspiel's Fear My Dear: A Billy Dogma Experience Escapo is coming in April and is currently in Previews, and is based on the[...]

Paul Popes Escapo In Colour For The First Time From Z2 Comics

Paul Pope's Escapo, In Colour For The First Time, From Z2 Comics

But now I'm going to have to buy it all over again.Because Josh Frankel of Zip Comics is publishing it, as part of a relaunch for his company, now Z2 Comics, and bringing us a revised, full colour version of Escapo for April next year, along with Fear My Dear: A Billy Dogma Book, putting[...]