Excited to announce that all four issues (and counting) of Group of 7 are now available digitally through Spinwhiz Comics, an American-based online discovery and publishing platform for indie comic creators and readers. Links on our shopping page.
Thanks to all who stopped by our table to pick up comics, express their enjoyment of our series or just chat cosplay and cons. Pleasantly surprised that the con floor was licensed too. Nice to catch up with old friends and make new ones. Shoutout to the show volunteers who made loading/unloading such a breeze. We’ll be back Niagara Falls. We’ll be back.
Thanks again to Leslieville’s Sidekick for hosting us this afternoon! We sold and signed comics, discussed the finer merits of Transformers: The Movie and consumed much caffeine. If you haven’t yet visited Sidekick, you really should. An inclusive space for picking up your comic books and enjoying good coffee? Yes please!
Had an awesome time yesterday at Meridian Comic Book Day at the Grimsby Public Library. Lots ‘o comic books, creators and cosplay. Most definitely, boisterous, vibrant, brightly-lit libraries are our favourite kind of libraries. We even managed to inspire a fellow creator to share his Group of 7 fan art! Cheers to organizer Simone and her team of tireless volunteers.
Read more about the event here!
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Our first big comic con! Always rewarding to meet new creators and catch up with old friends. Thanks to everyone who stopped by the table. Special thanks to A. Shay Hahn for sharing our table space and holding down the fort while we sped off to enjoy the rest of the show. Toronto Comicon was a definite success!
Listen to Jason’s interview with Aaron Broverman here!
Thanks so much to the Genre Fiction Group for the invitation to discuss writing comic books, historical inspiration and self-publishing today. You gave me 20 minutes and in classic me fashion, I spoke for an hour and a half. But to be fair, I did check in more than once and no-one seemed bothered about the time spent talking Group of 7 or the hero’s journey or pacing or story structure or archives or reddit or the evocative and emotional nature of history. Community groups (whether fiction writers or comic book creators) are such necessary cogs in their related machines, providing spaces for support, expertise, insight and sharing. Thanks for including me in yours today.
This means a lot. Thank you to those who voted us Best Comic Book and thanks to all Canadian-indie-comic book-loving fans without whom, books like ours wouldn’t leave the printing house. If interested in learning all the results of the 2018 Canadian Independent Comic Book Wiki Awards, check out the premier issue of Sequential Magazine, which also includes a very nice write-up of Group of 7 issues #1-3.