SHOOTERS press round-up
With Shooters launching tomorrow, there's been a lot of last-minute press surrounding the book. Today we saw articles by USA Today, Newsarama, The Tacoma News Tribune, and others.
Here, then, is as complete a list of interviews, reviews and articles, as of today.
- 04/17/12—USA TODAY—Brian Truitt at USA Today has an interview with Shooters' creative team, and a small sampling of preview pages.
- 04/17/12—The Olympian—Also includes Christian Hill'sShooters feature story.
- 04/17/12—The Tacoma News Tribune—The News Tribune's Christian Hill profiles Shooters, its creators, and the family and friends who inspired the book.
- 04/17/12—Newsarama—A Q&A with Brandon Jerwa and Eric Trautmann, conducted by Chris Arrant.
- 04/16/12—Pop Culture Zoo—Joe Dilworth offers an advance review of Shooters, saying "...Shooters is perhaps a career-defining book for both Trautmann and Jerwa..." and praising Steve Lieber's art as "...clean, realistic...perfectly suited to this story."
- 04/16/12—Comicbooked.com—Robb Orr has an advance review of Shooters, calling it a "powerful 'must read.'"
- 04/16/12—Comicbooked.com—A profile of Shooters co-writer, Brandon Jerwa.
- 04/14/12—iFanboy's "Dont Miss" podcast—Paul Montgomery hosts Steve Lieber, Brandon Jerwa and Eric Trautmann in a discussion ofShooters.
- 04/13/12—iFanboy—Paul Montgomery gives Shooters a five-out-of-five.
- 04/12/12—The Morton Report—A conversation with Shooters artist Steve Lieber, focusing on his new Dark Horse series, Alabaster: Wolves.
- 04/12/12—Vertigo Comics—Will Dennis, who oversaw the final stages of production for Shooters—discusses the book on the DC/Vertigo official blog.
- 04/11/12—Comics Bulletin—Comics Bulletin's Jason Sacks has an advance review.
- 04/05/12—ComicVine—Charles Joy's review is also available on ComicVine.
- 04/01/12—Outer Realm Comics—A five-out-of-five review from Charles Joy at Outer Realm.
- 03/20/12—Newsarama.com—George Marston at Newsarama givesShooters a 10/10.
- 03/26/12—Between the Panels—William Goodman breaks the news about the launch of Steel River Security.
And don't forget: Shooters Launch Party, tomorrow from noon–7 pm at Gabi's Olympic Cards and Comics, 4230 Pacific Ave., Lacey WA 98503. I'll be there, along with Brandon Jerwa and Steve Lieber.