As reported here at MajorSpoilers.com, Alterna Comics is hitting 2017 head on, with a new logo, a $1.99 price, throwback covers, and newsprint. While the price and content will certainly be strong selling points, that last item is what caught my attention, so let me share my thoughts about that!
Continuing to grow in their 10th anniversary year, Alterna Comics (alternacomics.com) has just announced an exclusive deal with IPG (ipgbook.com) to expand their print and digital lineup into the global book market. As per the specifications of the deal, Alterna will retain control over their accounts at ComiXology and at Diamond Comics Distributors.
Press Release A few days after the Small Press and Alternative Comics Expo (S.P.A.C.E.), Michael S. Bracco (BIRTH, NOVO) and H.C. Noel (MR. SCOOTLES) are both still reeling from the creator-friendly show. Bracco, who received a finalist award for his graphic novel BIRTH, had this to say about his 2nd time at the show, “SPACE is a great show to do.Â I love the vibe of the show, the true sense of a comic community and being among collegues of such a high caliber.”Â A handful of select creators managed to qualify as a finalist for the S.P.A.C.E. prize (which