New York Comic-Con Gets Bigger and More Techy
Sep27

New York Comic-Con Gets Bigger and More Techy

By Rich Schiven­er | Sep 27, 2013 | Pub­lish­ers Week­ly New York Com­ic-Con can be dis­tilled to four words this year: “Big­ger and more hec­tic,” says Lance Fen­ster­man, glob­al v-p of Reed­Pop, the convention’s orga­niz­er. And he’s right. With more than 116,000 atten­dees expect­ed, and some pol­i­cy changes relat­ed to a new tick­et-track­ing sys­tem, 2013 is indeed a water­shed year for the largest comics and pop cul­ture...

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Frankel Launches Z2 Comics with Paul Pope, Dean Haspiel
Sep12

Frankel Launches Z2 Comics with Paul Pope, Dean Haspiel

by Robyn Chap­man |Sep 11, 2013 | Pub­lish­ers Week­ly After pub­lish­ing Har­vey Pekar’s Cleve­land in 2012, Zip Comics pub­lish­er Josh Frankel is renam­ing and relaunch­ing his pub­lish­ing com­pa­ny. The com­pa­ny will now be called Z2 Comics and will launch in April 2014 with new and revised edi­tions of Paul Pope’s Escapo, orig­i­nal­ly pub­lished in 1999, and Dean Haspiel’s Fear My Dear: A Bil­ly Dog­ma Book, the first print...

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