Thursday, June 18, 2009

Black Beetle @ Heroes!

Black Beetle: No Way Out Cover
Hello guys,

I wanted just to let you all know that I am gonna be at Heroes Conthis weekend, and I will have some BB goodies.

I am printing a limited (numbered and signed) 100 copies of the very first Black Beetle ashcan, "No Way Out" (that's the title of the first arc).
It contains the first 5 sequential pages (which you have seen on Pulp Sunday) and a sketchbook section with lots of concepts and illos. The ashcan is limited to 100 copies and I will only bring part of those to Heroes, so I will have a few more for Dragon Con and SDCC and some to sell online to those interested.
The book is fully colored, tip to toe, has 12 pages plus inside covers, and measures approx. 7.5x10.75" (magazine size). You can see the front cover above and the interior front cover below.
All books come with a quick Black Beetle sketch (when purchased from me - I am planning to send some to a few stores without sketch) in the inside back cover (I create a space there for this purpose).
Those who are interested please email me using the contact button via my website.

Other goodies are large prints, 11.7x16.5" & 13x19", archival ink on archival paper, of the cover/movie poster above (email for rates if interested), and other items like the mousepads and shirts which are also available on Zazzle and CafePress (that's where I ordered mine ;)).
Cafe Press
Check Pulp SUnday for pricing info.

Of course, if you are going to be at Heroes, feel free to stop by even if just to say hi :)
See you there tomorrow!!! :)


Black Beetle: No Way Out Cover

All images © 2009 Francesco Francavilla.
BLACK BEETLE & COLT CITY created by, ™ and © 2009 Francesco Francavilla


mattcrap said...

how could i get a copy if i'm not at those cons? lemme know if i can paypal you and have you ship it to me, buddy

Rachelle Goguen said...

It was nice seeing you both again at HeroesCon!

I also meant to tell you that both your website and your blog are fantastic looking!

I hope to see more Black Beetle soon!

David LeVack/Shlock said...

Hey Francesco, how's it going? BB looks fun! I just finished with a book that I'll have at SAN DIEGO... it's available online digitally at Issuu.

also check out the website if you like,

hope your wife is well too!

[emo] said...

La seconda (quella con la radio) รจ uno spettacolo proprio :)

Francesco Francavilla said...

As mentioned on Pulp Sunday, Black Beetle (and the show in general) was a success: we sold out of all the 30 copies I had with me and everyone was asking ONE question: "When is Black beetle coming out?" :D I will have hopefully an answer to that soon ;)

Matt: thank you for ordering a copy, Matt, I really appreciate it :) Will shipping them later this week.
Rachelle: it was wonderful to see you again at the show :D thank you for the kind words about my websites and my work and thank you fo picking up BB at the show - I am glad you enjoyed it :) I hope the trip back home went smooth.
David: Everything is fine, David, hope it's the same with you :) Thanks for digging the BB and that Savior first issue looks sweet. Best wishes in getting it printed on paper and on the shelves :)
Emiliano: grazie mille, cumpa' :) Quell'immagine e' la seconda di copertina.


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