Image Comics SDCC Debuts; GUNNING FOR HITS Exclusive Variant Butcher Billy Hardcover & Giclee Prints & Contest

Big plans for Gunning For Hits at SDCC, starting with an exclusive signed & numbered hardcover edition of the collected 6-issue series with a variant Butcher Billy cover not found on the […]

Big plans for Gunning For Hits at SDCC, starting with an exclusive signed & numbered hardcover edition of the collected 6-issue series with a variant Butcher Billy cover not found on the regular trade!

A mere $30 (cheap!) from the Image Comics booth, the book is 160 JAMMED pages, with all new intro & backmatter, cover gallery with commentary & more!

We’ll have very limited giclee prints of the covers of issue 2 and 3 in artist alley (table HH23).

Finally, at SDCC, we’ll announce the winner of our “Backmatter Song Lyric” contest! Owners of all six issues of the series will notice hand-written titles for every Backmatter section – these are all song lyrics with the word “backmatter” replacing a word (or words).

At over 200 entries, NO ONE has gotten all six right yet! Test your music trivia skills and (maybe) win wild one-of a kind GFH prizes! Attendance at SDCC is not necessary to win. Entry Form found here on the Gunning For Hits website: https://buff.ly/2Zf5Qka

GFH creator Jeff Rougvie will be signing at the Image Comics booth at the following times: 

Thursday 11am

Saturday 11am

Sunday 1pm

From the publisher: Record company talent scout Martin Mills jumps at the chance to make a comeback album with his favorite rock legend. But when it goes sideways, Martin is forced to use deadly skills from his past in a desperate bid to save his reputation, and the artist’s career. Set in the 1980s New York City music scene, this real-world music business crime thriller from writer/music producer JEFF ROUGVIE (David Bowie, Big Star) and artist MORITAT (Spirit, Harley Quinn, Hellblazer). Check out the massive Spotify playlist! Collects GUNNING FOR HITS #1-6.

About Jeff Rougvie: The creator of Gunning For Hits is a music business talent-scout and the award-winning producer of David Bowie’s Sound + Vision series, he’s worked with Big Star, Elvis Costello, Bob Mould & Sugar, and many more. In addition, Rougvie is a record label owner, artist and expert witness.

About Butcher Billy: The Butcher is a Brazilian artist and graphic designer known for his art pieces and illustration series based on the contemporary pop art movement. His work has a strong vintage comic book and street art influence while also making use of pop cultural references in music, cinema, art, literature, games, history and politics.

Brian Isaacs - Executive Editor / Publisher

About Brian Isaacs - Executive Editor / Publisher

An avid comic collector/reader for over 40 years and self-proclaimed professor of comicology, Brian original started up the site Pendragon's Post to share his voice. Well that voice has been shared, and evolved into The Fanboy Factor. Brian is an advocate for remembering comic roots, and that we don't forget what was created in the past, and encourage everyone to read it as well. When not swimming in geek culture, he can be seen corrupting..introducing his young son to comics, much to his wife's chagrin.