Saturday, July 07, 2007

Head Press Publishing Making Waves at CCI '07

Beside selling copies of the graphic novel series, Eye Witness (books 1 & 2: ), Head Press Publishing will be offering a convention exclusive at this year's Comic-Con International 2007, in San Diego from July 25th-29th, (to purchase advance tickets go to: ).

But this years booth promises to be even more special than in year's past, because HPP will also be the home for a handful of carefully selected RED-HOT Christian themed entertainment items, that will available nowhere else at the convention!

Here's a quick list of what you'll find this year at our table in the Small Press Pavillion (Table P8 Aisle 1900):

-The EXCLUSIVE COMIC-CON ashcan edition of, EYE WITNESS: DESTINY ROAD. This is an advance sneek peek at the third and final book in, Robert James Luedke's, Award-Winning Eye Witness Christian graphic novel series. There will be a limited edition of 100 signed and numbered copies available on a first come first serve visit us as early in the con as you can before they are gone. The finished 160+ page graphic novel will be ready in time (hopefully) for CCI '08.

-NEVER CEASE, a novel by Sue Dent ( ). A vampire and a werewolf....can the two who were wronged make it right by their faith? Find out in this highly praised horror novel with a Christian foundation. Never Cease, was on the peliminary ballot for the Bram Stoker awards, ( ), in the catagory of Superior Achievement in a First Novel & was named Book Club Choice of the Month (in April '07) by the American Christian Fiction Writers (ACFW:

-T-Shirt creations by Life Co Brands ( ...featuring their NO EVIL & I KILLED JESUS designs.

-The wonderfully irreverant and cutting edge anthology magazine, MEGAZEEN ( ), which features some of the most talented creators working in the genre of Christian comics today.

-and....For the gamers out there we will feature the PRINCIPALITY collectable card game by EPOS, (see: We will have both master decks, (which has everything you need for a 2 player game) and also the A CHOIR OF ANGELS EXPANSION PACKS.

So don't miss out on stopping by and taking a look at all these wonderful products.

Like last year Head Press Publishing be located right next to the Christian Comic Arts Society (CCAS: ), so our little corner of the Small Press Pavillion will be guarenteed to be the center of the Comic-Con universe for Christian oriented products and creators! And speaking of the CCAS, they will be sponsoring a SPIRITUAL THEMES IN COMICS PANEL, (on Sat. 7/28, from 10:30-11:30am and the CCAS PANEL & CHAPEL SERVICE (Sun, 7/29, 10:30-11:30a).

And Finally:

Author and Artist of the Eye Witness series, Robert James Luedke, ( ), will be on hand for the entire convention, signing autographs, working on pages from Destiny Road, drawing sketches and in general talking to fans about: creating comics, writing, inking, composition and using graphic arts in make sure to stop by and say hi.