2020 Dunbier Awards

A new year is upon us and that means 20120 is complete and we can vote on the Artist’s Edition format books published in the past twelve months. The voting is done through internal polling, which limits votes by IP…
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Artist’s Edition Index Podcast Episode 49

Taking the Artist’s Edition Index from print to the spoken word. This month we take a look at Artist’s Edition Out Of Print Sales November 2020, Artist’s Edition Index Poll December 2020, shipping changes, Artist’s Edition Out Of Print Sales…
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Hermann: Le Naturaliste De La Bande Dessinee

From the 1960s with the screenwriter Michel Greg, on the Bernard Prince and Comanche series then alone on Jeremiah and Les Tours de Bois-Maury, today with Yves H. on many one-shots, Hermann multiplies the drawing techniques, goes from black and white to colour and spreads in very diverse…
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Artist’s Edition Index Poll December 2020

The Artist’s Edition Index has celebrated 2020 as the tenth anniversary of the Artist’s Edition format. At Scott Dunbier’s request, I’ve put up this poll to close us out: what is your favourite Artist’s Edition? This focuses only on IDW…
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IDW’s Artist’s Edition Numbering 2020

IDW numbers their Artist’s Editions and has for some time. Here is a complete list of all Artist’s Editions sorted by publication date. I originally posted this in February 2017 but a lot has come up since then and there…
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Artist’s Edition Index Podcast Episode 48

Taking the Artist’s Edition Index from print to the spoken word. This month we take a look at The Artist’s Edition at 10 years: in the beginning, Artist’s Edition Index Poll November 2020, shipping changes, Artist’s Edition Out Of Print Sales October…
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The Artist’s Edition at 10 years: in the beginning

Ten years ago IDW launched the first Artist’s Edition, creating a new format in collected comics and establishing themselves as the preeminent original art publisher. Since then 116 similar volumes from thirteen publishers have hit the market. An astounding achievement…
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