New Book for Comic-Con!

Special for San Diego Comic-Con: Supernatural Law: The Missing Links. This 80-page trade paperback contains three Wolff & Byrd stories that previously appeared in other places and are now out of print: “The Life-Partner of Frankenstein” (full color; W&B represent a Frankenstein monster and his “bride” who are refused a marriage license), “Bright Lights, Big…

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…

WonderCon 2017

Anaheim, CA, March 31-April 2, 2017: After a few years’ hiatus, Batton and Jackie were back at WonderCon for 2017. Exhibit A Press was in the Small Press area, hanging with neighbors Rebecca and James Hicks (“Little Vampires”). It was great getting to schmooze with lots of old friends. Lots of thanks to Mimi Cruz…

Comic-Con International 2017

    Comic-Con International: San Diego: July 20-23: Exhibit A Press will be in its usual spot, booth 1909 in the Independent Publishers’ Pavilion, across from DC Comics. Stay tuned for information on guest appearances at the booth, special deals, other Comic-Con activities for Batton and Jackie, as CCI celebrates the centennials of both Will…

San Diego Comic Fest 2017

Jackie and Batton were once again be special guests at Comic Fest, which moved to a brand-new venue: the Four Points by Sheridan. A highlight was the special Jack Kirby cafe to celebrate Jack’s 100th birthday. Other special guests for the show included Greg Bear, Gregory Benford, Rob Salkowitz, Jim Valentino, Donna Barr, Roberta Gregory,…

The Latest Trade: A Vampire in Hollywood

    The official publication date for A Vampire in Hollywood was September 10. The book is in print and  available for purchase from fine comics shops, quality bookstores, and Amazon, as well as directly from Exhibit A Press. Books purchased from Exhibit A can be personalized and autographed by Batton—just make a request when…

“Comic Book People 2” Shares Candid 1990s Photos

Jackie Estrada’s Comic Book People 2 Provides Unique Peek at the Comics Indusry in the 1990s As a follow-up to 2014’s well-received Comic Book People: Photographs from the 1970s and 1980s, longtime comics industry insider Jackie Estrada ran a successful Kickstarter campaign to fund Comic Book People 2: Photographs from the 1990s, now available in…

Atlantis Fantasyworld Halloween Fun!

On Saturday, October 29, Atlantis Fantasyworld in Santa Cruz: CA hosted It’s Jackie & Batton & Lee, Oh My! Jackie, Batton, and famed cartoonist Lee Marrs appeared to help Joe and Dottie Ferrara celebrate the 40th year of the store. Needless to say, a good time was had by all. Here are a few photos…