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Artist’s Edition Out Of Print Sales March 2020

Luckily for most Artist’s Edition readers and collectors, almost all of these books are still available for their cover price from Diamond through your local comic shop. For the full list with Diamond order codes please see our AE Index. The following are those volumes not available from Diamond, either out of stock or on backorder, […]

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Artist’s Edition Index Poll March 2020

Welcome to our monthly poll, where we ask for all loyal AE fans to cast their votes. Shaking things up this month in honour of 2020’s 10th anniversary of the Artist’s Edition format. I had a chance to compare the Artisan Editon of David Mazzucchelli’s Daredevil: Born Again to its Artist’s Edition and found it […]

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Artisan Edition versus Artist’s Edition

In 2015 IDW released Wally Wood’s EC Comics Artisan Edition, repackaging the long sold out Artist’s Edition in a smaller affordable package. Adding a third “AE” to their original artbook line. There are three main differences between an Artisan Edition and an Artist’s Edition: size, binding, and cover material. An Artisan Edition is an 8″ […]

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Artist’s Edition Out Of Print Sales February 2020

Luckily for most Artist’s Edition readers and collectors, almost all of these books are still available for their cover price from Diamond through your local comic shop. For the full list with Diamond order codes please see our AE Index. The following are those volumes not available from Diamond, either out of stock or on backorder, […]

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Artist’s Edition Index Podcast Episode 39

Taking the Artist’s Edition Index from print to the spoken word. This month we take a look at the 2019 Dunbier Award winners, shipping changes, May 2020 Solicitations, January 2020 Sales Numbers, Out Of Print Sales January 2020, Test your knowledge: AE firsts!, and a review of Original Art: The Daniel Clowes Studio Edition. Subscribe […]

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May 2020 Solicitations

Diamond has updated Previewsworld with the March 2020 catalogue, for items shipping May 2020 or later. Scouring the full list this month shows one new Artist’s Edition format book and one I’m not so sure about. It’s been one month since the last AE solicitation. Michael Golden’s Micronauts Artist’s Edition Michael Golden is regarded as one […]

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Test your knowledge: AE firsts!

We’re celebrating 2020 as the 10th anniversary of the Artist’s Edition format. As part of that here’s a quiz to test your knowledge of the books from the last ten years. Read the question and when you think you have the answer click it to expand for the answer.

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Artist’s Edition Out Of Print Sales January 2020

Luckily for most Artist’s Edition readers and collectors, almost all of these books are still available for their cover price from Diamond through your local comic shop. For the full list with Diamond order codes please see our AE Index. The following are those volumes not available from Diamond, either out of stock or on backorder, […]

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2019 Dunbier Awards: The Winners!

Voting for the 2019 Dunbier Awards concluded at midnight on January 31, 2020. Complete votes can be viewed on the voting page. Here are our 2019 winners. Best Publisher IDW, edited by Scott Dunbier. Best Design John Byrne’s Marvel Classics Artifact Edition. Design by Randall Dahlk. IDW. Best Reproduction and Scanning Quality John Byrne’s Marvel Classics […]

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Artist’s Edition Index Podcast Episode 38

Taking the Artist’s Edition Index from print to the spoken word. This month we take a look at shipping changes, April 2020 Solicitations, 2019 Dunbier Awards, Out Of Print Sales December 2019, and reviews of P. Craig Russell’s The Selfish Giant and Other Stories Fine Art Edition and Ed Piskor: The Fantagraphics Studio Edition. Subscribe everywhere: […]