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An open letter from Chris Roberson, co-founder of Monkeybrain Comics
Marvel Comics printed a precious few blank covers on the landmark Fantastic Four #600, and the Hero Initiative commissioned 100 top artists to do an original drawing on each cover. The results are here for you to see, with covers unveiled October 31st through November 2nd!
Al Plastino, The BIG Party and exclusive CGC signings
On September 1, Ralphs grocery stores wipes the slate clean on their “Community Contribution” program, and we need to build back from Square One!
Including original covers drawn by Charlie Adlard and (yes) The Walking Dead creator/writer Robert Kirkman
Great works of art were produced to celebrate Jack Kirby’s birthday!
Many at the 2012 Harvey Awards ceremony at Baltimore Comic-Con were touched by the speech Hero Initiative volunteer Kevin Brogan gave to introduce the Dick Giordano Humanitarian of the Year Award on September 8, 2012. Some were moved to tears. We’ve been asked by many to share the speech, and with Kevin’s kind permission, it’s presented here:
Lifetime Achievement and Humanitarian Awards given out at 2012 Harvey Awards ceremony
With John Romita Jr. and Marvel Comics’ Tom Brevoort!
“Wake Up and Draw” and Kirby4Heroes events planned
Brief good news and progress in the matter of Roger Slifer!
Hero Initiative is helping out in the matter of recent hit-and-run victim Roger Slifer
Exclusive Overstreet and Lady Death books plus “Fantasy Camp” auctions are highlights
Hope we will see you all in two weeks!!!
New Fantastic Four #600 covers from Dale Keown, Nick Bradshaw
Hero Initiative and the Robert Washington Family thank all 365 donors
Robert Washington Memorial Information
Frank Jacobs’ masterpiece The Mad World of William M. Gaines available digitally from Wowio.com
With Contributors Stuart Immonen, John Layman And Spawn/Lady Death Phoenix Con print
Hero Comics Hits the stores May 30th!
Craig Rousseau Fantastic Four #600 cover!
Matt Wagner illustrates limited edition fundraiser hardcover edition of the Guide Los Angeles, CA. April 5, 2012-Gemstone Publishing and The Hero Initiative have once again teamed up to raise money for comic creators in need. Toward that end, they will release an exclusive, 500-copy, limited hardcover edition of The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide #42 at Comic-Con International: San Diego on Wednesday, July 11, 2012.
Hero Initiative at Emerald City Comic Con Bowling Party at Garage Billiards With Very Special guests All to raise money for Hero Initiative!
Please bask in its resplendent glory!
Joseph Michael Linsner as Special Guest All weekend!
Based on popular Dawn, Grendel, and Top Cow characters to benefit Hero Initiative
With Special guest Matt Wagner!
George Pérez, original covers and top costumers are among the highlights
New logo and new website unveiled
January 3, 2012: (Los Angeles, CA) The social event of the season will take place January 21, 2012 at Tate's Comics in Lauderhill, FL, in the Miami-Ft. Lauderdale area. To kick off the exhibition, Tate's is hosting in-store signing with Paul Levitz, George Pérez and Alex Saviuk on January 21 as well. In addition, the second leg of Hero Initiative's "Justice League of America 100 Project" auction will take place on the same evening.
Stan Lee is the man who has everything! So instead of more gifts, Stan kindly asks that you make a donation to Hero Initiative to help him celebrate his 89th birthday, Dec. 28, 2011!
Help him celebrate by donating to his favorite charity, Hero Initiative, through ShiftMyGift.com!
All 100 covers displayed and auctioned over three tour stops.
World Premiere Release of Parker: The Martini Edition And signatures by film writer/director John Carpenter.
With Special Guest Artist Angel Medina!
With an ALL-STAR cast and Comic Book legend Al Plastino Special Hero Initiative panel with Chris Ivy, Ralph Reese and Robert Washington
Hero initiative, the non-profit organization that raises money for comic creators in need, is proud to announce its attendance at Dragon*Con over labor day weekend, September 2nd through 5th in Atlanta Georgia. Hero will be located at Booth #BT23.
Full range of great products available for immediate shipping!
WORLD PREMIERE FOUR Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab "Grendel" scents
Classic Candy Brand Gives Back to Classic Comic Creators
Exclusive Overstreet, Hero Comics 2011 and "Fantasy Camp" Auctions are Highlights
“ACE” WITH GUEST BERNIE WRIGHTSON
Huge signing of 100 Avengers and more!
mycomicshop.com is auctioning a full set of Godzilla #1 to benefit the Hero Initiative through May 22. The set includes all 74 retailer editions, the 1-in-10 variant cover, and both covers of the regular edition. An additional Lone Star Comics edition has even been signed and remarked by artist Matt Frank!