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Bella at the Bar: Book One

Bella at the Bar: Book One

 

Writer:          Jenny McDade

Artist:            John Armstrong

Publisher:     Rebellion

 

Bella Barlow is an orphan with a dream. She wants to escape her life as a window washer working for her cruel aunt and uncle so that she can learn to be a gymnast and compete on the national team. The road is long, hard, and filled with challenges she could not imagine while balancing on her uncle’s ladder with a rag and a bucket.

Bella and the Beam originally appeared as a serialized comic in the girl’s comic magazine Tammy and June in 1974 and 1975. It follows a precocious and driven young girl named Bella Barlow as she turns a chance encounter in an opportunity that leads her into the world of gymnastics.

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BOOM! Studios Announces 2018 Comic-con International: San Diego Panel Programming

San Diego Comic Con

BOOM! Studios announced today its panel programming and schedule for 2018 Comic-Con International: San Diego, to be held July 18-22 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, CA.

The publisher will once again occupy booth #2229, one of the most prominent positions on the convention floor, bringing with them special guests including a WWE Superstar, former Power Rangers and diverse lineup of talent from BOOM! Studios award-winning graphic fiction lineup.

Programming Schedule

Thursday, 7/19
12:00-1:00 Entertainment is LGBTQ – BOOM! Studios and GLAAD present an in-depth roundtable discussion about LGBTQ representation in pop culture and the path forward to a brighter, more inclusive future, with special guests from all corners of the entertainment world including Emily Andras (Execut...

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HARBINGER WARS 2 Issue 2

HARBINGER WARS 2

For the rare and immensely powerful subset of humanity known as psiots, their unique abilities have come with an enormous cost. Once, their existence was known only to a select few. Now, the revelation that thousands of these latent telekinetic “harbingers” secretly live among us…with the potential to be activated at any moment…has led the American government to a dramatic tipping point…

Armed with new extra-governmental authority, the deep-black military contractor known as Omen has been authorized to identify, evaluate, and, if need be, eliminate all super-normal threats to the homeland. H.A.R.D. Corps units have been deployed into cities and towns across the United States to enforce their orders.

In the East, one of the most powerful minds on Earth, Peter Sta...

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Oni Press at SDCC

Oni Press Creator Signings 
Booth #1833

Tini Howard
Rick and Morty™: Pocket Like You Stole It
Thursday 12-1pmYehudi Mercado
Sci-Fu
Friday 12-1pm & Sunday 1-2pm

Mike Vasquez
Rick and Morty™ #37 Pickle Rick Foil Variant
Friday 1-2pm & Saturday 11am-12pm

Christina “Steenz” Stewart
Archival Quality
Friday 2-3pm

Sara Richard
Rick and Morty™ Presents: Krombopulos Michael #1, The Long Con #1 SDCC Exclusive Cover
Friday & Saturday 3-4

Paul Tobin & Colleen Coover
Made Men, Banana Sunday, Small Favors
Saturday 12-1pm

Oni Press SDCC 2018 Panels

Oni Press Presents: Your Best Pitch Yet
Every editor has a different opinion about a pitch...

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Beneath the Dark Crystal

Writer: Adam Smith

Artist: Alexandria Huntington

Letterer: Jim Campbell

Publisher: Boom! Studios

Synopsis: This is the first of a 12 book series continuing  the story of the beloved story of The Dark Crystal.  The story of Kensho and Thurma continues following The Power of the Dark Crystal.

Review: If you are a fan of the classic film , you will be ready for this introduction to old friends. Like the first scene in a play, the first book of Beneath the Dark Crystal sets the stage, allowing the reader to become reacquainted with familiar characters on the verge of new adventures and decisions.  Alexandria Huntington’s artwork is extraordinary in its fantasy beauty and detail. These are excerpts that should be framed for their beauty...

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