Signing Saturday III

Signing Saturday III at SoCal Comics on February 11 was lots of fun. Dozens of local artists and comics creators were on hand, and fans won some really cool raffle prices. Jamie Newbold always makes sure everyone has a great time at his store!

San Diego Comic Fest 2018

April 20-22, 2018: San Diego Comic Fest—Batton and Jackie will once again be special guests at this friendly, intimate local show put on by some of the folks who helped found Comic-Con back in 1970. And it’s back at the Town & Country Hotel! The theme this year is the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s…

Saturday SoCal Comics Signing November 11

Saturday, November 11: SoCal Comics held its second signing Saturday on Veteran’s Day. Among the many comics folks on hand to sign were Larry Marder, Mike Kunkel, Richard Friend, Chad Cavanaugh, Matt Cossin, Lee Kohse, Terry Mayo, and Emily Rocha. Visitors got lots of free stuff. Batton and Jackie had a great time chatting with…

SoCal Comics Signing

SoCal Comics, Saturday, September 16: Batton and Jackie were among dozens of local comics creators appearing at the store’s first ever “Signing Saturday.” Here are a few photos from that inaugural event.    

Comic-Con International 2017

  Comic-Con International: San Diego: July 20-23: This year’s Comic-Con has now come and gone. Exhibit A Press was in its usual spot, booth 1909 in the Independent Publishers’ Pavilion, across from DC Comics. We were happy to host Eisner Award nominee Steve Conley on Friday for special signing. Alanna Wolff, Jeff Byrd, and Mavis…

Free Comic Book Day at SoCal Comics

Batton and Jackie were on hand for Free Comic Book Day at Southern California Comics, on Saturday, May 6. In addition to free comics, there were lots of comics creators, cosplayers, vendors, and festivities, with a turnout of over 2,000. Rain put at damper on things in the afternoon, but it everyone seemed to be…

The First Gentleman of the Apocalypse

  A new episode of Batton’s The First Gentleman of the Apocalypse began at Aces Weekly on March 27. For the last three years, Batton has been writing, drawing, and coloring this online series as part of David Lloyd’s international webcomics magazine (available by subscription). The tag line for the series says it all: “Looking…