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SDCC 2019 Announcements

San Diego Comic-Con 2019 occurred July 17-21 and of interest to our readers was a panel held by IDW’s Scott Dunbier. Let’s discuss the AE related news. IDW Publishing: Artist’s Editions & More!Sunday, 7/21/19, 3:00p.m. – 4:00p.m.Room: 32ABAccept no substitutes! The one and only Artist’s Edition panel is here! The format pioneered by Scott Dunbier has blossomed […]

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Out today: Bernie Wrightson Artifact Edition New Printing

Hitting comic shops today, Wednesday, May 15, 2019, is Bernie Wrightson Artifact Edition New Printing. This “new printing” is the same material as the Bernie Wrightson Artifact Edition with a new cover. Available online at Things From Another World, Forbidden Planet, Amazon, AbeBooks. Even though it was released today a few of these online retailers are slow to […]

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Podcast

Artist’s Edition Index Podcast Episode 29

Taking the Artist’s Edition Index from print to the spoken word, join me monthly for a look at all things Artist’s Edition. This month we take a look at shipping changes, WonderCon Announcements, July 2019 Solicitations, Out Of Print Sales March 2019, AE Index Poll April 2019, Deal Alert April 2019, Deal Alert Two April 2019, and reviews of Walter Simonson’s Lawnmower Man: Artist’s Edition Portfolio, Bernie Wrightson’s The Muck Monster: Artist’s Edition Portfolio, and Gabriel Rodriguez’ Locke & Key Artist’s Edition Covers Portfolio.

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Reviews

Bernie Wrightson’s The Muck Monster: Artist’s Edition Portfolio

Bernie Wrightson is one of the most acclaimed horror artist’s of all time. His work on Swamp Thing and many DC mystery books are hailed as classics of the form, but his undisputed masterpiece is Frankenstein, illustrated from the Mary Shelley novel. Leading up to Frankenstein, Wrightson did a series of breathtaking stories for Creepy […]

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November 2018 Previews Solicitations

Diamond has updated Previewsworld with the November 2018 catalogue. Scouring the full list this month shows no new Artist’s Edition format books, sort of. There is one new printing. Bernie Wrightson Artifact Edition New Printing Bernie Wrightson began his career in the late 1960s, just barely out of his teens, and within a decade, rose to […]

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SDCC 2018 Artist’s Edition Coverage

San Diego Comic-Con 2018 wrapped up last weekend with very little news about Artist’s Edition format books. We did come away with two items: a press release and the audio portion of a panel. SAN DIEGO, CA (July 20, 2018) – Bernie Wrightson is universally regarded as the finest horror artist of the last 50 years, and Frankenstein was […]

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Artist’s Edition Index Podcast Episode 13

Taking the Artist’s Edition Index from print to the spoken word, join me monthly for a look at all things Artist’s Edition. This month we take a look at December 2017 Previews, October 2017 Out Of Print Sales, and reviews of P. Craig Russell’s Jungle Book And Other Stories Fine Art Edition, The Book Of Ballads, The Original Art Edition, Bernie Wrightson Artifact Edition, Fantagraphics Studio Edition: Jaime Hernandez, and P. Craig Russell’s Strange Dreams Artist’s Edition.

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Bernie Wrightson Artifact Edition

The Bernie Wrightson Artifact Edition collects some of the best work from the artist’s DC Comics years: Covers, splashes, and interior pages, as well as some rare and never-before-seen art. Included are many covers, including House of Secrets #92 (the first appearance of Swamp Thing) and Swamp Thing #1, all scanned from the actual original […]

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IDW’s Bernie Wrightson Artifact Edition

No need for a preview: our review of Bernie Wrighton Artifact Edition is now available. Courtesy of IDW and Diamond comes this preview of Bernie Wrightson’s Artifact Edition, currently scheduled for an October 25th release. For a list of all Artist Edition style books, upcoming and published, please see our AE Index. This books contains Wrightson’s work from Swamp Thing, […]

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June 2017 Previews

Diamond has updated Previews World with the June 2017 catalog. Scouring the full list this month shows one new Artist Edition format book, but with two covers. For complete details and daily updates visit our AE Index.   Bernie Wrightson Artifact Edition Bernie Wrightson began his career in the late 1960s, just barely out of his […]