Make Your Comic Book, Pronto! will take you from concept to comic book in a series of easy-to-follow steps. It contains practical, real-world advice based on over ten years of experience. It features examples drawn from the pages of Attackosaur comics which will get you from A to B with the bare minimum of fuss.
You will learn how to craft a marketable concept, write a winning script, find that perfect artist and add the finishing touches. Make Your Comic Book, Pronto! is a comprehensive guide to telling a great story on a realistic budget and, ultimately, getting the sales you need to make sure you don't go broke doing it!
Don't write other people's characters.
Don't work for someone else.
Don't let your masterpiece go to waste.
Create your own characters.
Write your own script.
Learn how to make and publish your own comic books!
Available now in print or from the Kindle store.
A man with a terrible secret finds a grotesque creature in the Atlantic ocean, a being with the ability to read the thoughts of anyone who comes into contact with it. Set in deepest, darkest Wales, The Watchful Sea is a ghoulish tale of terror and obsession.
"The Watchful Sea succeeds in being a well-crafted, warm tale that harks back to a golden age of horror."
- Starburst Magazine
"Just as much of an ode to old horror as it is a new addition to the tome of the bizarre... A beautiful throwback."
- Brutal As Hell
"Drawn and written with a masterful understanding of the visual vocabulary of what a horror comic should communicate... Beautiful work by Giacondino."
- Down The Tubes
One-shot / 24 pages / Martin Smith and Nicolás Giacondino.
£1.99 / $2.99
In Devil Executioner, a foul-mouthed, gun-toting exorcist named Father John Torrento contends with an official Vatican investigation while attempting to free a young Italian girl from a vicious, perverted demon. The story is based on accounts of actual exorcisms.
"Probably one of the best indie comics I’ve read… A ton of creepy fun." - Graphicpolicy.com
"Wonderfully researched… The Exorcist with shotguns!”
One-shot / 32 pages / Martin Smith and Nicolás Giacondino.
£1.99 / $2.99
A Rope Around Your Broken Neck is a story of torture and insanity in The Tower of London. It takes place during one of the darkest moments in British history, The Great Plague of 1665.
"A thematically mature book that could only have come from the Indie comic book scene." - shelfabuse.com
"Not for the faint of heart. Like much of human history, it’s complicated, dark, and violent.” -smallpressreviews.wordpress.com
"True Indie… Give this hidden gem a looksee." - The Blog Monster
One-shot / 32 pages / Martin Smith, R. Ricardo, Nicolas Brondo.
£1.99 / $2.99
Revolutionary Suicide is a free, 8-page comic about
the Jonestown Massacre. You can read it in your browser
or download and print the PDF. It’s designed to look like
an FBI case file, so it’s A4 and easily printable.
Download/read the comic!
One-shot. 8 pages.
Story and art by Martin Smith.