This past weekend, I was helping behind a vendor’s table at the 2017 Heroes Con, held in Charlotte, North Carolina. It was the 35th year the con has been held!
PRESS RELEASE – This April, TwoMorrows Publishing releases their new book Hero-A-Go-Go, which travels back to the 1960s, when good guys beat bad guys with both a pun and a punch. By the time Adam West was doing the Batusi on TV’s Batman show, the Camp Craze was already in full swing in comics books (The Teen Titans, Metamorpho, Herbie the Fat Fury), cartoons (The Mighty Heroes, Atom Ant, and Filmation’s super-hero shows), and even Prime Time television (The Green Hornet, Mr. Terrific, and Captain Nice).
PRESS RELEASE: On June 22, TwoMorrows Publishing will expose fans to Comic Book Fever, their infectious new book celebrating comics from the magical era of 1976-1986, when comics offered all different genres to any kid with a pocketful of coins, at local establishments from 7-Elevens to their local drug store.
Look, we all love Herb Trimpe, whether we know it or not. If not for Mr. Trimpe we wouldn’t have an incredible run on the Incredible Hulk, and we wouldn’t be treated to one of comics’ favorite creations – The Wolverine, whom he drew for the first time. TwoMorrows Publishing has a new biography about the artist that is available for purchase now.
Press Release Shipping April 22 is BrickJournal #34, the latest issue of TwoMorrows Publishing’s acclaimed magazine for LEGO enthusiasts of all ages. This 80-page full-color issue spotlights LEGO Super-Heroes, from original takes on Superman and Batman, to Sandman, Agents of SHIELD, and more. The lead feature is a behind-the-scenes look at the making of BrickNerd Studios’ recent Batman Vs. Superman animated short (viewable at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qP2QTXyy-D4), featuring minifigures of the two heroes squaring off in a hilarious stop-motion battle against one another.
Press Release Originally planned for release in 2005, Swampmen: Muck-Monsters And Their Makers succumbed to a myriad of logistical problems that caused the book to languish in the mire of never-documented comic book history—until now! After a decade of regular requests from fans, the book has finally risen from the muck, and is now shipping to stores worldwide.
Press Release TwoMorrows Publishing joins with the family and friends of Lou Scheimer in remembering the animation pioneer’s life, and remarkable body of work. Scheimer passed away last Thursday at the age of 84.
Press Release TwoMorrows Publishing begins a year-long celebration of its 20th Anniversary at Comic-Con International: San Diego 2013 this week. Founded in 1994 with the release of The Jack Kirby Collector #1, the company has grown to become the leading publisher of books and magazines for comics and LEGO® fans.
Press Release TwoMorrows Publishing (the leading publisher of books and magazines for comics fandom) today unveils its latest book, THE STAR REACH COMPANION. Written by comics historian Richard Arndt, this 192-page book is currently in comic book shops, retail bookstores, and available from TwoMorrows’ website (www.twomorrows.com).
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.
Press Release Don’t miss TwoMorrows’ groundbreaking AMERICAN COMIC BOOK CHRONICLES: 1960-64, the first volume of our ambitious new series documenting each decade of comic book history!
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)!
Press Release On December 14, TwoMorrows Publishing is releasing THE QUALITY COMPANION, by Mike Kooiman and Jim Amash.
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