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Amazing Arizona Comics’ creator does 24-hour Comic Challenge

June 17, 2015 – 5:30 pm
Russ Kazmierczak, Jr.

Amazing Arizona Comics’ 24-Hour Comic Challenge takes place from Noon Saturday to Noon Sunday (June 20-21), in the window of the Phoenix Melrose District’s HUB.

Superhero therapy and Kickstarter commemoration

May 25, 2015 – 5:25 am
russtalk

Amazing Arizona Comics creator Russ Kazmierczak Jr. presented “Superheroes as Therapy for Reality” at Ignite Phoenix.

Phoenix Comicon 2015 Countdown: ‘Amazing Arizona Comics’ goes monthly

May 16, 2015 – 10:30 am
Amazing Arizona Comics

In order to fight our homegrown evil and keep up with AZ’s ever-increasing craziness, Russ Kazmierczak’s Amazing Arizona Comics is becoming a monthly periodical.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Incredible Hulk #171

April 19, 2015 – 7:45 am
Incredible Hulk #171 - January, 1974

He didn’t create the Hulk, but when you see Jade Jaws on screen in Avengers: Age of Ultron, that’s the spirit of the Hulk as Herb Trimpe drew him in the comics.

Webcomics Wednesday, Tax Day Edition!

April 15, 2015 – 12:27 pm
Sign featured

The return of the Sign Spinner!

East Valley art events abound this weekend

March 27, 2015 – 6:51 am
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If you dig the arts, there’s plenty to do this Saturday and Sunday.

When Exposing Myself Isn’t Enough: This Artist’s Thoughts

March 22, 2015 – 11:29 am
Sign Returns Cover detail

This article on AdWeek got me thinking this week.
Basically, Showtime solicited a bunch of artists to join a contest to generate art for an upcoming boxing match.  One artist declined with a snarky letter that essentially …

Amazing Arizona Comics Online: The Route 66 Of All Evil – week 4

March 20, 2015 – 6:00 am
Flag FCBD:Rte 66

The Route 66 Of All Evil concludes!

Look Eastman, Young Man – Excerpts & Inspirations from An Interview With Kevin Eastman, part 2

March 14, 2015 – 6:00 am
01cover feature

As a comic book fan, I had to ask Kevin Eastman why their first issue was a little larger than a standard-sized comic.

Amazing Arizona Comics Online: The Route 66 Of All Evil – week 3

March 13, 2015 – 6:00 am
Flag FCBD:Rte 66

The Route 66 Of All Evil continues!

Amazing Arizona Comics Online: The Route 66 Of All Evil – week 2

March 6, 2015 – 6:00 am
Flag FCBD:Rte 66

The Route 66 Of All Evil continues!

Amazing Arizona Comics Online: The Route 66 Of All Evil – week 1

February 27, 2015 – 6:00 am
Flag FCBD:Rte 66

Amazing Arizona Comics Online returns with a Northern Arizona adventure called The Route 66 Of All Evil!

10 local creators to look for at Amazing Arizona Comic Con

February 3, 2015 – 7:45 am
Anabel Martinez

Amazing Arizona Comic Con boasts a great line-up of industry legends, but the event will also showcase a unique and talented collection of local creative types.

Amazing Arizona Comics Online – Super Bowl Edition: June Monsoon vs. The Fair Weather Fan!

January 30, 2015 – 6:00 am
Fair Weather pro

This week’s post celebrates the Super Bowl’s arrival to the Valley.