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Comic Revolt With David Gillette: Pitching Your Comic

In last week’s installment of Comic Revolt, I offered up tips on creating a plan of action to make your comic ideas a reality. This week, we look at how to get your completed story and script ready for the [...]

October 25, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Comic Revolt with David Gillette: Breaking Into Comics

This week’s Comic Revolt begins the first installment of an ongoing look at breaking into the comic business as a writer by focusing on getting started. Each¬† subsequent installment will look at the submission process, finding an artist, and models [...]

October 18, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Comic Revolt with David Gillette: Artist Spotlight II

In last week’s installment of Comic Revolt, I looked at ten influential and amazing artists that have changed the face of comics with their exceptional style and ability to tell a story. This week we look at ten more using [...]

October 11, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Comic Revolt with David Gillette: The Artist Spotlight

This week’s Comic Revolt takes a look at game-changing artists in the medium of comic books. Let’s face it. Without the artists, we would have no comics. Since there is an incredible number of artists that have or continue to [...]

October 4, 2012 Reviews
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Comic Revolt with David Gillette: Steve Niles, Mr. DIY

In this week’s Comic Revolt, I spent time talking with Steve Niles about the never-ending story that seems to be his life and career in comics. The man has more comics in the works than most writers have produced in [...]

September 27, 2012 Reviews
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Comic Revolt with David Gillette: The Writer’s List

This week’s Comic Revolt takes a subjective look at which writer’s have or continue to blaze a trail in the medium of comics and graphic novels. This isn’t a ranking list, which would be useless in my estimation, because there [...]

September 21, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Comic Revolt with David Gillette: Going Digital

This week’s Comic Revolt looks at the digital market for comic books and how it’s shaping comic publishing by grading out each major company or upstart. This is based on three subjective categories rated 1 through 10: Category 1: How [...]

September 14, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Comic Revolt with David Gillette: Building Community

My dear readers (I hope that I can use the plural form of this), I apologize for the lateness of my column. Many of you probably became angry yesterday with my failure to satiate your ravenous appetites for my indelible [...]

September 7, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Comic Revolt with David Gillette: Spider-Man Turns 50

Comic Revolt pays tribute to the outside-the-box thinking that Stan Lee and Steve Ditko used in creating Peter Parker, the amazing Spider-Man. In the year 2012, it’s hard to imagine Spider-Man as anything but your archetypal comic book character with [...]

August 30, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Comic Revolt with David Gillette: The Late Sergio Toppi

This week’s Comic Revolt looks back at the work and influence of legendary comic artist and illustrator, Sergio Toppi, who sadly passed away earlier this week. I knew little of Toppi until his recent passing, hearing his name whenever Moebius [...]

August 23, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Comic Revolt with David Gillette: A Chat with 44 Flood

In this week’s Comic Revolt, I spoke with the collective 44 Flood about the success of their Tome Kickstarter campaign. Their original funding goal was $18,400, but finished at an amazing $132,538 when the final bell was rung. Comprised of [...]

August 17, 2012 Reviews
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Comic Revolt with David Gillette: Halo 8’s Matt Pizzolo

In this week’s installment of Comic Revolt, I had the opportunity to chat with Halo 8 president Matt Pizzolo. Some of his work includes writing Godkiller, organizing Occupy Comics, and being a partner in the upcoming Black Mask Studios with [...]

August 9, 2012 Reviews
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Comic Revolt with David Gillette: The Madefire Comic App

Today, I begin a weekly series of features examining outside of the box thinking in the comic book industry. New technology and greater interest in creator-owned comics has changed the industry landscape in ways that are allowing greater numbers of [...]

August 2, 2012 Reviews