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Artifacts for February 19, 2021

I keep running across small bits of information or little updates that don’t fit an article and have been struggling to determine how best to share. Quick posts to social media make the most sense, but my focus is this…
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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 Podcast Episode 40

Taking the Artist’s Edition Index from print to the spoken word. This month we take a look at Artist’s Edition Index Poll March 2020, Artisan Edition versus Artist’s Edition, shipping changes, Scott Dunbier on Comic Shenanigans, February 2020 sales numbers,…
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February 2020 Sales Numbers

Diamond released its February 2020 sales numbers over the weekend and ICv2 has extrapolated those and determined actual unit sales. These numbers are for Diamond’s direct sales in North America only and don’t include Diamond UK or the bookstore market. It’s…

Bob Chapman: First Contact

I recently emailed Bob Chapman, publisher of Graphitti Designs, and he graciously answered my questions. Scott VanderPloeg: Output by all the publishers has slowed significantly in 2019, with Sandman: Overture resolicited and now scheduled for November.  Bob Chapman: Yes, regretfully…

2018 Scott Dunbier Awards

A new year is upon us and that means 2018 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 26

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, March 2019 Solicitations, November 2018 Sales Numbers, Out Of Print Sales November 2018, Thicker Than Blood: Collected Artwork Edition, and Neal Adams' Thrillkill: Artist's Edition Portfolio.
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March 2019 Previews Solicitations

Diamond has updated Previewsworld with the January 2019 catalogue. Scouring the full list this month shows one resolicited Artist’s Edition format book. For complete details and daily updates visit our AE Index. The Sandman: Overture – J.H. Williams III Gallery Edition J.H.…