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24 HOUR COMICS ANTHOLOGIES



24 Hour Comics People 6: Fairy Tales

Anthology, Introduction by Bob Hagedorn

The sixth installment of this annual collection of time-constrained comic book stories explores the fairy tale genre. Contained within are completed stories from the Colorado Alliance of Illustrators-sponsored international 24 Hour Comic Day challenges, from 3 separate locations around the Denver Metro Area, including stories from professional cartoonists like Stan Yan, and Ron Ruelle, as well as students, amateurs, and non-comic fine artists alike.

ISBN 978-1481133401, 482 pg. B&W digest with color, square-bound cover.  Mature.  $29.95 US.

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24 Hour Comics People 5: Paper Fashion

Anthology, Introduction by R.C. Harvey

And, what kind of story can you fashion WITH paper in 24 hours?  22 of the challengers from the 8th Annual Denver 24 Hour Comics Challenge on October 1, 2011 answer that question.  Stories range from those about cosmonauts, to aliens, to priests, to polygamists.  Contributors include the Squid Works' own Michael O'Keefe, John Peters, Jake Roth, Ron Ruelle, Tim Winkelman, and Stan Yan, and include a story and introduction by the incomparable, R.C. Harvey, and award-winning cover art by Christopher Manzanares.

ISBN: ISBN 978-0-9838471-5-1, 549 pg. COLOR digest with color, square-bound cover.  Mature.  $29.95 US.

 

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24 Hour Comics People, Episode 4: A New Hope

Anthology

A product of the 7th Annual Denver 24 Hour Comics Challenge on October 2, 2010, this collection of completed comic stories runs the gamut from a story about robots, to genies, to evil twins, to Edgar Allan Poe. Contributors include the Squid Works' own Craig Gassen, Josh Mills, Michael O'Keefe, John Peters, Jake Roth, Ron Ruelle, Scott Springer, Al Steffen, Tim Winkelman, Stan Yan and Ellen Yu.

ISBN-13: 978-1456592127 / ISBN-10: 1456592122, 648 pg. b&w digest with color, square bound cover.  Mature.  $29.95 US.

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Disposable Genie by Stan Yan

Lollygagging by Michael O'Keefe

Grandma's Cookies by Tanya Kuzara

 

 

 

24 Hour Comics People 3: Rise of the Machines

 

Anthology

 

"It's back, and it wants your brain! ...well, maybe just your carburetor. This anthology of sleep-deprived comic stories from the 2009 Denver 24 Hour Comics Challenge includes stories from some of the premier comic creators in Denver. Featuring possessed teddy bears, space assassins, and Lebanese vegetarian vampires!  Contributors include the Squid Works' own Lonnie Allen, Ozzy Longoria, Michael O'Keefe, John Peters, Ron Ruelle, Tim Winkelman, Stan Yan and Ellen Yu.

ISBN/EAN13: 1451548699 / 9781451548693, 558 pg. b&w digest with color, square bound cover. Mature.  $29.95 US.  Shipping April 2010.  Also available via Amazon!

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Regret: A Cancer Survivor's Story by Stan Yan

The Break-Up by Lonnie Allen

The Insult That Made a Squid Out of Stan by Tim Winkelman

 

24 Hour Comics People II: Dead by Dawn

 

Anthology

 

This 524-page book collects the entertaining stories from the talented group of creators participating in the 2008 Denver 24 Hour Comics Challenge.  This book features stories by Ozzy Longoria, Lonnie Allen, Ron Ruelle, Clara Harbour, Craig Gassen, Al Steffen, Angi Mauri, Trish Malone, Josh Mills, Susan Katibah, Jake Roth, Michael Tiger, Laurissa Hughes, Clayton Ziemer, Alexis Cooke, Julia Super, Tim Winkelman, Stan Yan, Michael O'Keefe, and John Peters.  Cover by Paul Niemiec and John Peters, and introduction by Tanya Higgins. Contains mature content.  524 page b&w, square bound color cover, $29.95 US

 

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Once Upon A Love Story by Josh Mills

The Attempted Murder of Frogoggy Poliwogs by Stan Yan

Reset by Lonnie Allen

Taiwan Trilogy by John Peters

 

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24 Hour Comics People - A Comics Anthology 2007

by Anthology

A collection of finished stories from the 2007 Denver 24 Hour Comics Challenge held October 20, 2007 at Enchanted Grounds.  Features stories from Squid Works' own Lonnie Allen, Meredith Funk, Craig Gassen, Michael O'Keefe, John Peters, Al Steffen, Ethan Wenberg, Tim Winkelman, Stan Yan, and Ellen Yu.  608 page b&w digest, color square bound cover, mature, $34.95 US

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24 Hour Comics Day Highlights 2005

by Anthology

Here comes 24 Hour Comics Day Highlights 2005, showcasing 24 interesting stories chosen from the hundreds created on the second 24 Hour Comics Day, a big, thick, spider-womper of a volume packed with energetic, improvisational comics.  Includes Squid Works' own Stan Yan and T. Motley.

(ISBN 0-9753958-6-6) is a 496 page 5.5"x7.75" paperback published by About Comics. It reached comic book stores in October, 2005. Suggested retail price is $24.95

See sample story: "The Sleepwalker" by Stan Yan

24 Hour Comics All-Stars

by Anthology

24 hour comics aren't just for art students with nothing better to do. Some of the most respected folks on the professional comics scene have taken the challenge. And so we get 24 Hour Comics All-Stars, a book where all the cartoonists are established comics creators. Reading them, you not only get exciting comics, you also get to contrast the results with what the creator does in normal circumstances.  Includes Squid Works' own John Peters.

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ACME COMICS ANTHOLOGIES

A collection of comics from the days before the Squids, and we were the... uh, ACME people instead.

Acme 3

by Anthology

Includes Pimple, Dwyer, Normand, Bryant, Jones, Guadiano, Hawk, Dye, Bath, Peelen, T. Motley, Conway, and Milsapps..
Magazine, Mature, $1.00 US  #0003 

 

Acme 8

by Anthology

1987. Includes Smallhead, Lemons, Dwyer, Johnson!, Pimple, Lyrico, T. Motley, et al. 40 pgs.
Comic, Mature, $2.00 US  #0008

 

Acme 9

by Anthology

1989. Includes Comber, Smallhead, T. Motley, Johnson!, Pimple, Dwyer. 48 pgs.
Comic, Mature, $3.00 US  #0009

 

    

Acme 10

by Anthology

1994. The Acme anthology's big, final issue. Serigraph cover by T. Motley plus comics by numerous Squids, Acmes, & Hectors including Stan Yan, Tim Winkelman, and Craig Gassen. 100 pages.
Magazine, Mature, $8.00 US  #0010



NEAR TO NOW

A collection of comics from the now defunct Fandom House label.  A bunch of artsy people cartooning like sci-fi geeks, or is it a bunch of sci-fi geeks cartooning like artsy people?

Near to Now 2

1987. Sci-fi anthology includes Kofoed, Dwyer, Johnson!, Misha, Ferret, Pimple, McColloch, T. Motley. 32 pgs. Comic, General, $2.00 US  #0012

Near to Now 3

1990. Sci-fi anthology includes Johnson!, Siegel, Howarth, Florence, McColloch, Pimple, Roth, T. Motley. 64 pgs. Digest, General, $3.95 US  #0013

LA PETITE MORTE

A collection of dreams transformed into comics.  Laurie Ross started the project of collecting an anthology of dream comics from Squids.  Be afraid, be very afraid.

La Petite Mort #1

by Anthology

Short comics derived from dreams. Features T. Motley, Ross, Murphy & McColloch. Edited by LoRe Ross. 12pgs.
Digest, Adult Only, $1.50 US  #0014

 

La Petite Mort #2

by Anthology

More dreams: Craig Gassen, T. Motley, Tim Winkelman, Lauri Murphy, O'Higgins & LoRe Ross. Edited by LoRe Ross. 16 pgs.
Digest, Adult Only, $1.50 US  #0015

 

PABLO'S COMIC EXTRAVAGANZA

Pablo's Comic Extravaganza IX 

By Pablo's Anthology

Short stories from August 2001 show. Includes T. Motley, Stan Yan, Jason Powers, Lonnie Allen, Craig Gassen, and Hector Jams. 32 pgs. B&W.

Half-legal, Mature, $3.00 US  #0059

 

Pablo's Comic Extravaganza VII

Contributors include Tim Winkelman (Machine Girl, 2002 DCAF Award Winner), Daniel Lynam (Ballpoint #1), Lonnie Allen (Quickies), Nick Mamatas, Michael O'Keefe, Alex Daily, Katrin Salyers (The Go Go), Michael Jantze (The Norm), Owl Newman (Influences), Craig Gassen ( 1,2,3, 2002 DCAF Award Winner), Paul Niemiec (2002 DCAF Award Winner), and T. Motley (True Fiction).  48 pgs. b&w, color cover.

Half-legal, Mature, $3.99 US # 0061

POTLATCH

Potlatch #7

Anthology

The latest installment of this Angry Dog Press publication includes the first six The Wang comic strips from the Squid Works' own Stan Yan.  Other contributors include Chad Lambert, Cal Slayton, Joanne Mutch, Brad Foster, Kel Crum, Ron LeBrasseur, Lou Copeland, David Racine, Venes Alic, Sash Geleman and Steve Noppenberger.

Mature.  59 page, b&w comic, color square bound cover, $5.95 US

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Potlatch #4

Short stories from the Squid Works' own Lonnie Allen, John Peters, Ethan Wenberg, Stan Yan, and a host of others.  2005, 108 pgs., comic, square bound, color cover, b&w.  Cover image shown by Joanne Mutch.  Alternate cover images by Steven Noppenberger.

Comic, Mature, $6.95 US

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Potlatch 3: Comics to benefit the SPA

Short stories from Squid Works' own Stan Yan and a host of others. 2004, 96 pgs., Comic, square bound, color cover, b&w.  Cover image shown by Jeff Johns.  Alternate cover images by Steven Noppenberger and Ron LeBrasseur.

Comic, Mature, $6.95 US

 

Potlatch 2: Comics to benefit ORCA

Short stories from Squid Works' own Lonnie Allen and a host of others. 2003, 64 pgs., Comic, square bound, color cover, b&w.  Cover image shown by Steven Noppenberger.  Alternate cover image by Marc Deering.

Comic, General, $5.95 US

 

Potlatch: Comics to benefit the CBLDF 

Short stories from the EXPO 2001 anthology surplus. Includes Squids, Stan Yan and Lonnie Allen. 156 pgs. Full color cover, b&w interior.  Cover image shown by Stan Yan.

Digest, Mature, $4.95 US

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Misc.

A United Front 2003

Annual collection of short stories by up-and-coming talent, includes notably, Jim Mahfood and Squid Works' own Stan Yan. 2003. 32 pg, b&w comic, color cover.

Comic, Mature, $3.00 US #0503

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The Big 'Ol Book of BIZMAR

A collection of over 75 experimental short stories, each with 6 common elements -- bunnies, insects zombies, monkeys, aliens and robots, published by Young American Comics. Contributors include Squids' own Katrin Salyers, John Peters and Stan Yan. 2003 Young American Comics. 232 pgs, b&w comic, square-bound color cover. Mature. $20.00 US #0500

 

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Katrin Salyers

Stan Yan 1 2

John Peters

Cheesecake! A Collection of Illustrated Pin-Ups and Cheesecake Recipes

Anthology, Edited by Gerhard Kaaihue

Cheesecake with more... cheesecake.  The members of Squid Works create their interpretation of the classic cheesecake pin-up complete with accompanying cheesecake recipes.  Contributors include Lonnie Allen, Tanya Higgins, Gerhard Kaaihue,  Ozzy Longoria, Josh Mills, Paul Niemiec, Michael O'Keefe, John Peters, Ethan Wenberg, Tim Winkelman, Stan Yan, Ellen Yu, Jake Roth, Corey Bogans, Trish Malone, and Zak Kinsella.  Cover art by Gerhard Kaaihue and Leila del Duca.  52 pg. b&w magazine, color cover, General, $15.00 US

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Mauled! True Tales of Tragedy At Sea

 

You can swim, but you can not hide, for the great Bath is not with out it's disasters. 21 artists have covered 18 true and often strange tales of tragedy at sea in this whopping 64 page book!  Contributors include Squids' own Lonnie Allen and Stan Yan.  (c) 2005 Manual Comics.  B&W, color cover.

 

Comic, Mature, $4.50 US #0504

 

The Transdimensional Adventures of Captain Preposterous & Obsequious Dean

A collection of experimental two-page comics, each featuring two characters, for whom they were given descriptions. Contributors include Squids' own Stan Yan.  2005 Young American Comics.  32 pg b&w, color cover.

Digest, Mature, $3.00 US  #0502

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A collection of experimental "autobiographical" one-page comics created by creators in conjunction with googlism.com. Contributors include Squids' own Stan Yan.  2005 Young American Comics.  24 pg b&w, color cover.

Digest, Mature, $3.00 US  # 0501

 

Meet the Squids

Sample cartoons by each squid plus jams we all worked on. Meet Craig Gassen, LoRe Ross, Stan Yan, Smallhead, O'Higgins, Tim Winkelman, Owl Newman, Alyx Griffen, & T. Motley. 12 pgs.

Digest, Mature, $1.00 US #0001

 


Slam Bang 1, Vol. 3 Anthology

An anthology from Fan-a-tic press including 50 contributors including the Squid Works' own Stan Yan.

(Slam Bang 1, Vol. 3 front cover shown to the left)

 

Title: Slam Bang 1, Vol. 3

Anthology

Intended Audience: Mature

Format: 200 page b&w digest, color square-bound cover

Retail Price: $9.95 US

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View sample story, "Mr. Flingpoo in Press Corps Whore" by Stan Yan

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"Stan Yan's Press Corps Whore alone is worth the price"

~Northwest Zine Works

 

"Humorous variety is SLAM BANG'S hallmark and your $9.95 is well spent here (unless you have no sense of humor, of course)."

-- Karen O'Brien, Comic Buyer's Guide, OCT 2006

Unseen on TV, Vol. 1

 

We've taken the plots from TV's greatest (and worst!) moments and put them into a randomized plot generator. A comic for couch potatoes! Featured artists include Squid Works' own Stan Yan and John Peters, and SLG's Jen Feinberg (Chi).  2005 Young American Comics. 40 pg b&w digest, color cover.

 

Digest, Mature, $3.00 US # 0505

 

 

 

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