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.

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