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October 2019 Sales Numbers

Diamond released its October 2019 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 worth reading the additional information under the sales charts. For the purposes of the AE Index, […]

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Artist’s Edition Index Podcast Episode 35

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, Artist’s Edition Index Poll October 2019, January 2020 Solicitations, September 2019 Sales, Out Of Print Sales September 2019, and reviews of John Byrne’s Marvel […]

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Frank Thorne’s Ghita: An Erotic Treasury Volume II

In 1978, fresh off his run on Red Sonja, Frank Thorne went on to create the lusty warrior-goddess, Ghita. Originally published by Warren Publishing in 1984/1994. Now Ghita’s Adventures Continue. Volume II features the final two Ghita stories along with a bevy of extras.  All reproduced from Frank’s original pen and ink originals. You will get to see all […]

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Out today: Frank Thorne’s Ghita, An Erotic Treasury Archival Edition Vol 2

Hitting comic shops today, Wednesday, October 16, 2019, is Frank Thorne’s Ghita, An Erotic Treasury Archival Edition Vol 2. Review coming soon! Frank Thorne’s Ghita: An Erotic Treasury Archival Edition Volume 2 In 1978, fresh off his run on Red Sonja, Frank Thorne went on to create the lusty warrior-goddess, Ghita. In 2017, Hermes Press published Frank […]

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May 2019 Solicitations

Diamond has updated Previewsworld with the March 2019 catalogue. Scouring the full list this month shows three new Artist’s Edition format books. Frank Thorne’s Ghita: An Erotic Treasury Archival Edition Volume 2 In 1978, fresh off his run on Red Sonja, Frank Thorne went on to create the lusty warrior-goddess, Ghita. In 2017, Hermes Press published Frank Thorne’s […]

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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 address and cookie. Voting is open from January 1 to January 31, with the final […]

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January 2018 Sales Numbers

Diamond released their January 2018 sales numbers over the weekend and ICv2 has extrapolated those and determined actual unit sales: Top 300 Comics Actual and Top 300 Graphic Novels Actual. These numbers are for Diamond’s direct sales in North America only and don’t include Diamond UK or the bookstore market. It’s worth reading the additional information under the […]

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Artist’s Edition Index Podcast Episode 15

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 our Patreon launch, 2017 Scott Dunbier Awards, February 2018 Previews, December 2017 out of print sales, and reviews of Frank Thorne’s Ghita An Erotic Treasury Archival Edition Volume 1 and Gene Colan’s Tomb Of Dracula Artist’s Edition.

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Frank Thorne’s Ghita An Erotic Treasury Archival Edition Volume 1

In 1978, fresh off his run on Red Sonja, Frank Thorne went on to create the lusty warrior-goddess, Ghita. Imbued with the spirit of a mighty general, she would lead a rag-tag band against bloodthirsty armies, and along the way get in some tumbumping. This initial volume showcases some of Frank’s earliest art of Ghita including […]

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2017 Scott Dunbier Awards

A new year is upon us and that means 2017 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 address and cookie. Voting is open from January 1 to January 31, with the final […]