Tag Stan Sakai

2020 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards Nominees

The nominees for the 2020 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards were announced, and no AE format books were nominated. Well, maybe one, sort of. AE format books have been appearing in two categories: Best Archival Collection/Project—Comic Books (at least 20…

Artist's Edition Index Podcast Episode 37

Taking the Artist’s Edition Index from print to the spoken word. This month we take a look at shipping changes, Artist’s Edition Out Of Print Sales November 2019, Artist’s Edition Index Poll December 2019, 2019 Dunbier Awards, and reviews of…

Stan Sakai Usagi Yojimbo: The Complete Grasscutter Artist Select

Stan Sakai’s Usagi Yojimbo has been critically acclaimed worldwide since the character’s debut in 1984. This Artist Select volume collects both storylines of the Eisner Award-winning Grasscutter epics (Usagi Yojimbo issues 13-22, 39-45) in their entirety. Each interior page has…

Brendan H. Wright talks Gallery Editions

Over at his own site Wright discusses putting together two Dark Horse Gallery Editions, Robocop Versus The Terminator Gallery Edition and Usagi Yojimbo: Samurai and Other Stories Gallery Edition. Here are some salient quotes. Designer Tina Alessi and I looked…

Sergio Aragonés Groo The Wanderer Artist’s Edition

IDW proudly presents SERGIO ARAGONÉS’ GROO THE WANDERER: ARTIST’S EDITION, collecting a classic four-part story in its entirety by the Mad, Manic, and Marvellous SERGIO ARAGONÉS! Sergio began his career at Mad Magazine in the early 1960s and has been…
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Artist’s Edition Index Podcast Episode 2

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 long look at shipping changes, December 2016 Previews solicitations, October 2016 current sales and out of print eBay sales, reviews of Usagi Yojimbo: The Artist and Other Stories Gallery Edition and Jack Davis’ EC Stories Artist’s Edition.

Usagi Yojimbo: The Artist and Other Stories Gallery Edition

Stan Sakai’s masterwork has had many incarnations, but none so stunning and absolute as this, the Usagi Yojimbo Gallery Edition. This second volume includes eight complete, breathtaking stories, scanned from the original art boards and reproduced at actual size and…

Usagi Yojimbo: Samurai and Other Stories Gallery Edition

Hailed as one of the true masterpieces of the comics medium,Usagi Yojimbo gets its first gallery edition, reproducing Stan Sakai’s breathtaking artwork at full size and in living color. This edition includes the art from the very first Usagi story,…