Archive for February, 2013

London Super Comic Con (LSCC) 2013 This Weekend!

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

VANCOUVER (Feb 19, 2013) - Are you going to be in London this weekend (Feb 23/24) forLondon Super Comic Con (LSCC) 2013? Well, Arcana Comics will be! Erik Hendrix, the VP of Publishing, will be on hand with a couple of Arcana artists and even a limited Simmons Comics Anthology LSCC Exclusive with a special preview of the Anthology, featuring the first full chapter of Zipper Vs Dominatrix: The Slave Trade.


From the LSCC web site, which can be reached HERE. “L.S.C.C. is the UK’s biggest and most exciting comic convention. Our show floor plays host to the latest and greatest in comics, comic related memorabilia, superheroes and graphic novels. Our panels and autograph sessions give fans a chance to interact with their favorite creators and there are a large amount of comic items on sale from numerous exhibitors as well as publishers of your favourite comic books.”


Arcana Comics will be at location D133 during the convention, so be sure to track us down!


On hand will be:

  • Erik Hendrix - VP of Publishing for Arcana Comics, and writer of SideShows, The Evil Tree, Deadly Harvest, Champions of the Wild Weird West, Intrinsic, The Book, HeadSmash, & The Steam Engines of Oz.
  • Daniel Thollin - Artist for The Evil Tree, Co-Writer and Co-Artist of 1000 Eyes, and contributor to the popular FUBAR series.
  • Yannis Roumboulias - Artist of Deadly Harvest, Zipper Vs Dominatrix: The Slave Trade (Simmons Comics Anthology), and The Steam Engines of Oz

For more on the LSCC Exclusive Simmons Comics Anthology Preview Book, keep on reading!


This preview will be strictly limited to 100 copies and available for £5. Be sure to find the Arcana Comics table, D133, at London Super Comic Con to get a copy of this book!

Writer Erik Hendrix and artist Yannis Roumboulias will be on hand to sign copies of the book!

A Sneak Peek at The Steam Engines of Oz!

Sunday, February 10th, 2013

VANCOUVER (Feb 11, 2013) - Arcana Comics is debuting The Steam Engines of Oz on Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) 2013. We’re very excited about this year’s FCBD event and we hope you’ll see why when you see the pages below!


To add to the excitement, FCBD is actually just the beginning for The Steam Engines of Oz. In June, we will be releasing The Steam Engines of Oz issue 1, which we think you’ll love as much as we do… Be sure not to let your FCBD experience end with May 4th… Pick up issue 1 in June, Issue 2 in July, Issue 3 in August, and let’s keep the story rolling! If fans enjoy our exploits of Victoria Wright and her group of friends wandering the future of Oz, we’ll keep making them!


The Steam Engines of Oz FCBD is still available for retailers to order for their stores, so be sure to ask them about it! Diamond Previews code JAN130018 (FCBD 2013 STEAM ENGINES OF OZ).


And now for a look at the artwork from the Steam Engines of Oz! Don’t the pencils alone sell you on the book? Just wait until you see the same pages in full, glorious color…



TITLE: The Steam Engines of Oz
STORY BY: Sean Patrick O’Reilly & Erik Hendrix
SCRIPT BY: Erik Hendrix & Sean Patrick O’Reilly
COVER ART BY: Yannis Roumboulias
INTERIOR ART BY: Yannis Roumboulias
DESCRIPTION: Get a special sneak-peek at the upcoming re-imagining of Oz through a SteamPunk lens! Find out what happens 100 years after the witch is dead. In an Oz ruled by a once revered hero, salvation comes from the unlikely wrench of Victoria Wright, who dares to question the status quo and sparks a rebellion. This FCBD edition will give you an exciting extended preview of the upcoming graphic novel and a look at what else Arcana’s SteamPunk Originals line has in store for readers!