Raves for The Broadcast and Axe-Man

November 2, 2010 by  
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Eric Hobbs’ and Noel Tuazon’s The Broadcast picks up more reviews and interviews: The Gutter Geek at The Comics Journal had this rave: “Mature, original, and deeply thoughtful. Takes advantage of the unique affordances of the comics medium to tell a complex tale interweaving several sets of characters and individual dramas with minimal dialogue and […]

Interviews on The Broadcast, including AICN.

October 29, 2010 by  
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Eric Hobbs, writer of the acclaimed new release The Broadcast, is interviewed by Joanna Draper Carlson on Comics Worth Reading. And this just in: an interview up on Aint It Cool News! Eric is such a popular guy.

Sean, back from the US and A.

I was just in the USA again, at a convention held in Minneapolis College of Art and Design – a good little academic style con, with cosplay fun thrown in. I made a talk about ‘Ax and Gekiga: maturer style manga’, to a full house and a good reception – thank you all. and thanks […]

See you at NY Comic-con!

September 29, 2010 by  
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NBM and Papercutz will be sharing a corner booth #2304 at the upcoming New York Comic-Con October 8-10 at the Javitts Convention Center. Upwards of 70,000 visitors are expected and we’ll have a busy booth of authors signing from both companies! Besides having our latest books to show and sell, here’s our schedule of appearances […]

Trondheim at the Beguiling!

September 23, 2010 by  
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Quick bit of news here: this Saturday, Lewis Trondheim will be in Toronto appearing at the Beguiling comics bookstore. See The Beguiling’s blog for more info. He don’t come often to North America so don’t miss this chance to get Dungeon, Little Nothings and his other goodies signed! You might even see him set fire […]

SPX: wow! love the energy.

September 13, 2010 by  
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Just back from the SPX show this last weekend, held in Bethesda. Saturday was amazing. A crowded big hotel conference room full of people eager to get the latest exciting indie comics. The energy and enthusiasm was palpable as we blew through all the Dungeon books we brought within 2 hours, sold out of our […]

SPX tomorrow: meet NBM

September 10, 2010 by  
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Meet specifically our authors  Eric HOBBS premiering The Broadcast, Brooke A. ALLEN and Greg HOUSTON, all signing their books, as well as publisher Terry NANTIER. See more at our previous post on this. Looking forward to meeting you at SPX in Bethesda!

NBM at SPX: The Broadcast premieres.

September 1, 2010 by  
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The weekend following Labor Day is when the next SPX show happens in Bethesda, MD, in the Washington DC area. As every year, we’ll have our tables and a few of our artists appearing including a premiere! Here’s who you can meet, at tables H7 and 8, Sept. 11 and 12: ERIC HOBBS premiering The […]

Wilson of Story of Lee and ‘AX’ interviewed by Publishers Weekly

August 11, 2010 by  
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Sean Michael Wilson, writer of our forthcoming Story of Lee and editor of  ‘AX, alternative manga’ which just came out, spoke with Publishers Weekly on a quite busy publishing schedule this fall: he also has adaptations from Classics Library and of Japanese classics with Kodansha coming out. Busy man whose name will be popping up everywhere for some […]

San Diego pictures part 2, or is it 3?

July 29, 2010 by  
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Miran Kim (who did the X-Files comics covers for Topps and recently a spoof of Twilight in Tales from the Crypt 8), was nice enough to send some great pictures she took: Legendary Ron Turner of Last Gasp came by to sit with us for a bit at the Papercutz booth. That’s me with him. Back to […]