We've been holding off since the beginning of the year to announce that the publishing division of Amazon, specifically their Jet City Comics line (announced today), will be sponsoring this years Jet City Comic Show. They will be publishing comics based off the sci-fi writers they publish such the Foreworld series created by Neal Stephenson, Greg Bear, Mark Teppo, Nicole Galland, Erik Bear, Joseph Brassey and Cooper Moo. Plus an adaptions of George R.R. Martin and Hugh Howey. They'll be releasing them as serialized comics digitally on the Kindle and then will bundle them together
Alex Carr the Senior Editor is a huge comic book fan, so you know they’ll treat the comic book medium well.
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Don't forget they're also offering a Kindle Fire HD as a raffle prize for pre-purchased tickets.