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…

WonderCon 2017

Anaheim, CA, March 31-April 2, 2017: After a few years’ hiatus, Batton and Jackie will be back at WonderCon for 2017! Exhibit A Press will be in Artists’ Alley, with all the Supernatural Law trades, Batton’s monster cameos, Jackie’s Comic Book People books, and more! Stay tuned for further details . . .

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…

VIH Book Release Party at Comickaze

We’d like to thank everyone for coming to the Vampire in Hollywood book release party at Comickaze Liberty Station on September 24. It was a great turnout, and those who were there for the talk & Q&A learned some interesting things about the history of Wolff & Byrd, as well as Batton’s techniques for writing…

The First Gentleman of the Apocalypse

  A new episode of Batton’s The First Gentleman of the Apocalypse began at Aces Weekly on September 19. For the last two 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…

Notes From Comic-Con (Sunday)

There’s never enough time to see or do things at Comic-Con . . . even after four jam-packed, intense days (and that’s not counting Wednesday’s Preview Night!). I think I’ve got plenty of time to check out the booths and say hello to friends, but next thing I know, the convention center is rolling up…