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2020 Dunbier Awards: The Winners!

Voting for the 2020 Dunbier Awards concluded at midnight on January 31, 2021. Complete votes can be viewed on the voting page. Here are our 2020 winners. Best Overall Dave Cockrum’s X-Men Artifact Edition, IDW Publishing, edited by Scott Dunbier Best…

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2020 Dunbier Awards

A new year is upon us and that means 2020 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 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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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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Artist’s Edition Index Poll November 2020

Welcome to our monthly poll, where we ask for all loyal AE fans to cast their votes. Some of the best comics of the past decades came from smaller publishers, yet managed to build an insane following and some already have…

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Deal Alert for November 2020

Diamond is currently running their 2020 Sales Blizzard, and just entered the Final Flurry until November 19. Hey, I didn’t name these sales. Right now a large selection of IDW AE format books ( and one Rebellion) are at a…

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Artist’s Edition Index Poll October 2020

Welcome to our monthly poll, where we ask for all loyal AE fans to cast their votes. It is October, the weather is getting colder, pumpkin latte is back, and it’s almost time for Halloween. Horror comics deserve recognition for…

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Artist’s Edition Index Poll September 2020

Welcome to our monthly poll, where we ask for all loyal AE fans to cast their votes. In 1991 the best and brightest artists from Marvel and DC formed a company and changed the comics forever. These titles were selling…

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Artist’s Edition Index Poll August 2020

Welcome to our monthly poll, where we ask for all loyal AE fans to cast their votes. Barbarians have been popular for over a century. Everyone loves swords and sorcery. And as such, the ancient civilizations have penetrated the comic industry…