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SOLICITATIONS: TwoMorrows documents comic book artists working in the Video Game Industry

Press Release On March 27, TwoMorrows Publishing will debut its new book PLUGGED IN!, which documents the experiences of comic book pros that work in the Video Game industry.This 128-page trade paperback provides invaluable tips for those thinking of venturing into the field, or anyone with a fascination for the inner workings of both comics and gaming. A comprehensive history of how comic book characters have been translated to video games serves as the centerpiece of the book.

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SOLICITATIONS: TwoMorrows announces Matt Baker biography

Press Release On November 28, TwoMorrows Publishing releases MATT BAKER: THE ART OF GLAMOUR, the new biographical celebration of the fabled “Good Girl” illustrator who, in the early 1940s, became one the earliest African-American comic book artists. As unusual as that was for the time, it wasn’t the color of his skin which made him such a significant figure in the history of the medium—it was his innate ability to draw gorgeous, exciting women and handsome, dynamic men in a fluid, graceful style. Imagine Dave Stevens (creator of “The Rocketeer” and lifelong admirer of pin-up queen Bettie Page) or Adam…

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SDCC’12: TwoMorrows releases complete Comic-Con schedule

Press Release TwoMorrows Publishing returns to Comic-Con International: San Diego for its 17th consecutive year, at Booth #1301 (the usual spot, beside the Golden & Silver Age Pavilion, just inside the doors to Hall B). Stop by and learn about TwoMorrows upcoming American Comic Book Chronicles history book series, and next year’s new TwoMorrows magazine Comic Book Creator, edited by Jon B. Cooke (formerly of TwoMorrows much-missed Comic Book Artist magazine)!

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SOLICITATIONS: Frazer Irving featured in upcoming Modern Masters

Press Release Frazer Irving is the denizen of the dark, the disturbing, and the diabolical in comic book illustration. From his earliest work in Britain’s 2000AD to his breakthrough contributions with Wildstorm, Dark Horse, and Marvel Comics, Irving is widely known for his iconic work on DC Comics titles such as Klarion, The Witch Boy, Azrael: Death’s Dark Knight, and most recently, Batman: The Return of Bruce Wayne and Batman and Robin. An award-winning illustrator who has collaborated with the likes of John Wagner, Grant Morrison, and Matt Fraction, Irving is also behind the creator-owned Image series Gutsville with Simon…

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TwoMorrows offers 7 free digital editions

TwoMorrows publishing has announced it has added seven free digital editions of their magazines to their website. “We’ve actually been offering Digital Editions of our magazines for several years,” said Morrow, “but we’ve seen a surge of interest in them of late, no doubt thanks to the success of Apple’s iPad, and the recent digital moves by both Marvel and DC Comics. So I felt it was time to offer readers a free sample issue of all our latest issues, so they can try a mag they might never have seen, all of which are available in both print and…

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TwoMorrows offers free preview of Vince Colletta book

Press Release Vince Colletta has long been a controversial figure in comics history, known for his ability to ink an entire comic book over a weekend when needed, but often taking some startling shortcuts to meet his deadlines. He’s famous for inking such prominient comics artists as Jack Kirby (with a long run on THOR in the 1960s), Mike Grell (on WARLORD in the late 1970s), and nearly every other major artist at one time or another from the 1960s to the 1980s. He was rumored to have mafia connections and a side career photographing models and movie stars, and…

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SDCC’09: LEGO Cartman debuts from TwoMorrows

Press Release TwoMorrows Publishing, now in its 15th year of celebrating the art and history of comics and LEGO, is heading to Comic-Con International booth #1301 with several new items hot off the presses, some astonishing LEGO creations, and a colossal half-price sale on books and magazines.

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TwoMorrows offers 50% off sale

Press Release TwoMorrows Publishing, now in its 15th year of celebrating the art and history of comics and LEGO, is starting the summer with a huge 50% off sale. Now through June 30, there are 30 items at www.twomorrows.com available at half-price, while supplies last. Publisher John Morrow notes, “Because of the economy, a lot of people won’t be making the rounds of the major comic book conventions this summer. So throughout June, we’re featuring some perennial favorites and all-time best sellers at the lowest prices we’ve ever offered. If you can’t visit our upcoming booths at Heroes Con and…

Free Comic Book Day
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FCBD’09: TwoMorrows Giving Away Free Publications Online

Instead of giving away free physical copies of its offereings, TwoMorrows publishing is giving away complete digital issues of its various magazines for Free Comic Book Day. From May 1-3, TwoMorrows will be offering free complete digital issues of their various magazines for download, so customers can sample their publications. This limited time offer includes issues of their current magazine line-up: ALTER EGO (focusing on Golden and Silver Age comics) BACK ISSUE! (celebrating comic books of the 1970s, 1980s, and today) THE JACK KIRBY COLLECTOR (documenting the life and career of the “King” of comics) DRAW! (the professional “how-to” magazine…

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TwoMorrows Auctions Alan Moore Book to Aid Hero Initiative

TwoMorrows Publishing is auctioning off a limited edition hardcover copy of their new book, The Extraordinary Works of Alan Moore: Indispensable Edition, autographed by “Watchmen” and “V For Vendetta” author Alan Moore. All proceeds from this auction go to THE HERO INITIATIVE, a federally chartered not-for-profit corporation dedicated to helping comic book creators in need. The auction can be found on eBay.