LIVE from Artist’s Alley at FanExpo Canada 2017! Featuring… Gabe Sapienza, Gibson Quarter, Ricky Lima, Andrew Gilbert, Martin “Slam” Duncan, Hello Skywalker, Alex Chung, Jay Fosgitt, Kasey Pierce, David Hayes and SparkleGirl Jen.
Toronto artist Shane Heron drops by the L5J Studio to chat about his new book Morris as we begin the road to FanExpo ’17.
Artist/writer/colourist and letterer Michael Bloom sits in to discuss his project, Italiano. Check out the kickstarter now and pledge to support this super exciting and original new book!
We close out our Motor City Extravaganza 2017 by diving deep into the trenches of Artist’s Alley. Part 3 features conversations with Source Point Press’s Ben Goldsmith and Keyla Valerio of The Seance Room, Kasey Pierce of Norah and Pieces Of Madness, and Gary Sobek. Dan Dougherty of Touching Evil and Beardo, The El Arto crew with John Marroquin, Aman Aman, Jack Fragg and Erick Gutierrez. Fellow podcasters Dave Patterson of Dave’s Nerd Compendium and Heather Miles of the Pod Bros. network. Comic’s ‘n More owner and podcast host Chris Brown and to finish us off a little bit of the dirkalicious one, Dirk Manning of The Tales of Mr. Rhee and NightmareWorld.
Thus begins The Weapon’s coverage of Motor City Comic Con 2017! In this part one, The Jedi Ras is joined by Drunk On Comics host Tony McKay for a chat with the headmaster of Source Point Press Publishing, Travis McIntire and artist Rob Hogan, followed by a talk with Stan Konopka, the writer of SPP’s latest hit, The Rejected.
The Jedi Ras embarks on a journey across the 905 to visit three local shops for Free Comic Book Day. First up is Altered States Comics in Clarkson Village and a chat with Stephany Lein and Craig Ferguson, followed by a jaunt over to Comic Connection Oakville for a talk with the mighty uncooth one, Mike Rooth. The journey comes to a close at Gotham Central Comics and Collectables with conversations featuring The Heroes of The World, Aaron Broverman, Paul Miranda, Gibson Quarter and Jason Fabok! And all in under 12 parsecs!
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This week’s guest is writer Stan Konopka. We discuss his new graphic novel The Rejected coming soon from Source Point Press and premiering at Motor City Comic Con and his role as the comics coordinator for The Great Philadelphia Comic Con.
The Jedi Ras hosts a LIVE panel from the Great Philadelphia Comic Con 2017 featuring John Morton ( Dak Ralter ), Alan Harris ( Bossk ), David Ankrum ( voice of Wedge Antilles ) and Angus MacInnes( Gold Leader ).
This week we celebrate the kickstarter for Vol 4 of the Toronto Comics Anthology, Yonge At Heart, by sitting down and chatting with contributors Aaron Feldman ( editor/writer ) Jeff Estrella (writer ) and Shawn Daley ( artist ) LIVE from The Sidekick comic cafe. We also engage in some Star Wars conversation ( of course ) and trade some theories about The Last Jedi.