Artist Kristian Donaldson appears at Austin Books & Comics on Wednesday, June 13th for the release of the first issue of his new Dark Horse Comics series, The Massive.
About The Massive: In a post-war, post-crash, post-disaster, post-everything world, the environmental-action trawler Kapital scours the earth’s oceans for its mysteriously missing sister ship, The Massive. Captain Callum Israel, a man who has dedicated his life to the ocean, now must ask himself-as our planet dies-what it means to be an environmentalist after the world’s ended. Callum and his crew will come up against pirates, rebels, murderers, and thieves as they struggle to remain noble toward their cause. Can you save a planet that’s already doomed?
Author Ernest Cline signs at Austin Books & Comics on Wednesday June 6th!
Legendary horror comics artist Bernie Wrightson signs at Austin Books & Comics for the release of Frankenstein Alive, Alive #1 on
May 2 Wednesday May 9th, 2012 from 4:00 – 7:00pm!
Wrightson’s illustrated version of Mary Shelley’s novel first chilled us in 1983. Now he’s returning to Frankenstein along with frequent collaborator and fellow horror master Steve Niles. We’re anxious to see Wrightson once again illustrate the troubled creation in his engraving-like style.
Artist David Marquez appears at Austin Books & Comics on Wednesday April 4, 2012 from 4:00 – 7:00pm to sign his first issue of Ultimate Spider-Man!
Nick Pitarra signs at Austin Books & Comics on Wednesday, March 7, 2012 from 4:00pm until 7:00pm.
Chris Roberson has written books and comics a-plenty, but now he can say he’s written t-shirts! He’s created the story for vol. 4 of the Threadless Comics-On Tees series, featuring art from Mike Allred, Colleen Coover, Chris Samnee, and Francesco Francavilla!
Roberson signs his many comics, including izombie, Memorial, Star Trek/ Legion of Super-Heroes, Elric: The Balance Lost, Superman, Cinderella, Starborn, and more at Austin Books & Comics on Saturday, February 4, 2012 from 2:00pm until 4:00pm.
They’ll have a few of his Threadless t-shirts to give away, too. Don’t miss it!
Artist David Marquez signs on Wednesday, February 8, 2012 from 4:00pm until 7:00pm! He’ll be signing the original graphic novel Fantastic Four: Season One. This is a great opportunity to meet a local artist who is very clearly making a name for himself in the comics industry!
About Fantastic Four: Season One
In Manhattan’s most famous skyscraper, the Baxter Building, scientific genius Reed Richards hatches a plan that will change the lives of those he loves most – and the very course of human history – in a way no one could’ve ever imagined. Revisit the story that irrevocably altered comics and pop culture in this all-new graphic novel, modernizing the journey of Reed Richards, Susan Storm, Johnny Storm and Ben Grimm as they travel to the stars – and return with fantastic, devastating results! Plus: Witness the FF’s cataclysmic first battles with the Mole Man, Dr. Doom and Prince Namor, the mysterious Sub-Mariner, in a way you’ve never seen before. You only think you know the story!
Chris Roberson signs at Austin Books & Comics for his latest comic, Memorial #1 this Wednesday Dec. 21st from 1 to 4 pm!
Memorial is the story of Em, a young woman who arrives at a hospital in Portland, Oregon, with no memory of her past. A year later, she has rebuilt her life, only to find her existence thrown into turmoil after she inherits a magical shop. The kind that appears in an alley one instance and disappears the next.
New York Times best-selling author and Eisner-nominated creator of iZombie Chris Roberson delivers a magical ongoing new series. Featuring art by the fantastical Rich Ellis and covers by the legendary Michael WM Kaluta.
E.K. Weaver signs this Saturday, December 17th from 1 to 4 pm to sign the first volume of her graphic novel series The Less Than Epic Adventures of TJ and Amal!
Check out the TJ and Amal website here (be advised, it’s NSFW)