Fantagraphics 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

Every year, we take the guesswork out of gifting by providing you with our Holiday Gift Guide, a list of some of the year’s best and most “present-able” books! Read on for our top ten picks, thoughtfully sorted by their ideal giftee, and an extended list for your browsing enjoyment. We’ve included a wide range of classic comics collections, new graphic novels, beautiful box sets, and gorgeous art books. Looking for some all-ages faves? Skip straight to the bottom of the page for a roundup of our new Disney and Peanuts collections! Whether you’re shopping for Grandpa, or the kiddos,…

Fantagraphics Halloween Sale 2020!

Get ready to shop ’til you drop… …during the Fantagraphics Halloween Sale! Starting Thursday, October 29th, and running up to the stroke of midnight on Halloween, we’re hacking a full 30% off dozens of horror, noir, mystery, science fiction, and terrifying true stories at Fantagraphics.com/Halloween! Whether you’re curious about Crepax, hungry for Hanselmann, eager for some new EC Comics, or salivating for Sala, there’s something in the sale for everyone to enjoy, and the prices are too good to resist. So go ahead, treat yourself! For questions, please email helpme@fantagraphics.com with “Halloween Sale” in the subject line, or give us a call…

Tenacious D Takes Post-Apocalypto to Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Fantagraphics Announces a Second Printing SEATTLE, WA—SEPTEMBER 24, 2020—In the wake of Tuesday night’s thunderous appearance by Tenacious D on Jimmy Kimmel Live! to promote their new graphic novel, Post-Apocalypto, publisher Fantagraphics has announced that it will go back to press on the book to meet ongoing and unabated demand for The D! The book has gone virally popular and has been well-received since the release less than a week ago, on September 15th. Fantagraphics has pulled the trigger on a second printing of Post-Apocalypto, the graphic novel drawn by Jack Black and written by Black and Kyle Gass. The second printing of Post-Apocalypto is set…

Aquatlantic Book Trailer

Out this week! Aquatlantic is the first English-language graphic novel by Italian maestro, and former Raw contributor, Giorgio Carpinteri. Watch this great trailer, then buy the book! In this graphic novel, Aquatlantics maintain a fragile peace with their “surface brothers”—as long as their world remains a myth. But when an actor who plays the character of the “indefensible Earthman,” all cynicism and vulgarity, is gradually possessed by his role, a chain reaction jeopardizes the entire kingdom and the uneasy peace between the two species. Giorgio Carpinteri’s sheer graphic brilliance — fusing aspects of Futurism, Cubism, Russian Constructivism, and German Expressionism with echoes…

Fantagraphics: A New & Improved Look!

For over 45 years, Fantagraphics has been an advocate for and publisher of the greatest comics in the world of sequential art. When the time came to refresh our visual identity, we knew we wanted our new look to be as strong and inventive as the work we champion. We’re now incredibly proud and excited to unveil our company-wide rebrand, wherein these aesthetic ideals are represented by our new logo, the Legacy Torch, and a thoroughly revamped website. The New Logo Fantagraphics Art Director Jacob Covey explains the intention behind the new Legacy Torch logo: “We are the torchbearers of…

Fantagraphics Comic-Con @Home Panels & Web Sale!

Is 2020 the Year Without a Comic-Con? Well, not quite! While we are extremely bummed not to be seeing you all in person down in San Diego this year, we’re rolling with the punches and working to bring the best of our would-have-been Comic-Con programming, new releases, announcements and exclusives directly to your screen! Plus, we’re pumping up our annual web sale to give you better deals than ever before. So check it out, treat yourself to some new comics, and we’ll hopefully see you next year for the real thing! Panels & Programming: Thursday, July 7/23, 4:00pm — Teaching…

Summer Clearance Sale!

Summertime, and the living is…still pretty stressful actually! Hope you all are doing okay out there! In an attempt to lighten the mood (and our warehouse shelves) a little, we are ringing June in with a massive sale, 40% off on dozens of titles. Don’t drag your feet on this one, because this sale is first come first serve until it’s gone, on existing warehouse stock only! Sale starts at 12 am PDT on June 10th and ends 11:59 pm PDT on June 13th. Click here to shop the sale! For questions, please email fbicomix@fantagraphics.com with “Summer Clearance Sale” in…

Fantagraphics To Publish Monsters by Legendary Cartoonist Barry Windsor-Smith

Fantagraphics is excited to announce the world-wide publishing rights to Barry Windsor-Smith’s graphic novel, Monsters! Monsters is the legendary project Windsor-Smith has been working on for over 35 years. A 360-page tour de force of visual storytelling, Monsters’ vast narrative canvas is part familial drama, part espionage thriller, part metaphysical journey — in sum, an intimate portrait of individuals and an epic political odyssey spanning two generations of American history. Trauma, fate, conscience, and redemption are a few of the themes that intersect in Windsor-Smith’s Monsters. When he walks into a military recruitment office, Bobby Bailey has no idea that he is…

TCAF 2020 Would-Have-Been Highlights

Hey everybody! So, we are just incredibly bummed to not be in Toronto right now (all the Tim Hortons we could have been eating ????) because it’s one of the best shows in this hemisphere to bring new books to the people! To help assuage our grief, we decided to put together a roundup of things new stuff that we were especially excited to show you, and the artists we were going to be hosting, so that you can still check them out! Obviously it’s not as good as the real thing, but it’ll have to do for now! Our…