On August 5th Golden Apple Comics will present Image Comics Night, in which Image Comics fans can meet some of their favorite creators at one of the premier comic book and pop culture stores in the country!
“Golden Apple and Image Comics have shared a long history of working together starting with Image’s earliest signings,” Golden Apple Proprietor Ryan Liebowitz said. “We hosted some of the first events with the company’s founders and we’re happy to continue the tradition with some of the newest names the company has to offer.”
Golden Apple’s Image Comics Night is already set to feature appearances by JERSEY GODS’ Glen Brunswick, ELEPHANTMEN’s Richard Starkings and CHARLATAN BALL’s Andy Suriano with more to be announced. The night promises fun for all who attending, including one on one time with the creators, drinks and the first place to see many a project, including the all-new JERSEY GODS, VOL. 1: I’D LIVE AND I’D DIE FOR YOU.
JERSEY GODS creator Glen Brunswick added, “Anytime I have a new trade or something special coming out there’re always made a home at Golden Apple.Â John Romita Jr. and I had a great reception with the GRAY AREA when Bill was in charge.Â Ryan carries on and easily fills his father’s shoes for event professionalism and in every other dimension.Â The JERSEY GODS trade paperback premiere is in excellent hands!”
Golden Apple Comics’ Image Comics Night will take place August 5th, 2009 from 5 – 7 PM at 7018 Melrose Avenue. For more information, please call 323-658-6047.
Image Comics is a comics and graphic novels publisher formed in 1992 by a collective of best-selling artists.Â Since that time, Image has gone on to become one of the largest comics publishers in the United States. There are currently five partners in Image Comics (Robert Kirkman, Erik Larsen, Todd McFarlane, Marc Silvestri, and Jim Valentino), and Image is currently divided into four major houses (Todd McFarlane Productions, Top Cow Productions, Shadowline, and Image Central). Image comics and graphic novels cover nearly every genre, sub-genre, and style imaginable, offering science fiction, romance, horror, crime fiction, historical fiction, humor, and more by the finest artists and writers working in the medium today. Visit www.imagecomics.com.
Golden Apple Comics has been the premier comic book & pop culture store in Los Angeles for over 30 years.Â Always cutting edge & proactive in the community, Golden Apple views this as a great opportunity to attract new readers to our thriving industry.Â Golden Apple has been has always been the place in LA of anything groundbreaking in the comic world and this show ensures to be no exception.Â High profile media coverage and an aggressive advertising campaign are already in the works. Golden Apple Comics, a landmark in the comic book industry, has a new address, but the same pivotal grasp on the marketplace. Visit www.goldenapplecomics.com.