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Mighty Star

and the Castle of the Cancatervater

A. Degen has taken the superhero myth and put it in a baroque blender; the result is the cerebral, sensuous, and uncanny Mighty Star and the Castle of the Cancatervater. Equal parts Dali and Astro Boy, Degen's mostly silent narrative is both metaphysical and mighty. Les mer
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(Paperback)
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A. Degen has taken the superhero myth and put it in a baroque blender; the result is the cerebral, sensuous, and uncanny Mighty Star and the Castle of the Cancatervater. Equal parts Dali and Astro Boy, Degen's mostly silent narrative is both metaphysical and mighty. A. Degen was born in Brooklyn, New York. After a time in Tokyo, he now lives and works in Connecticut. He is the author of the books Area CC (Snakebomb, 2011) and Soft X-Ray/Mindhunters (Astroplus/Future Shock, 2013), and his work has appeared in various anthologies including Future Shock, Sonatina, Snakebomb, and Chromazoid.

Budget: A portion of $4,300.00 marketing and publicity budget.

Galleys: PDF galleys are available.

National Advertising: Prominent, year-round advertising in The Comics Reporter, one of the most visited comics-focused websites.

National Print/Online Media Campaign: We work tirelessly to market and promote our titles; we have a large media and opinion maker contact list, to which we send our press releases and select review copies. We also have a smaller selection of reviewers who receive hard copies of our titles. This has resulted in reviews, interviews and coverage in a variety of media outlets including Avoid the Future, Boing Boing,The Chicago Tribune, Comic Book Resources, The Comics Beat, The Comics Journal, The Comics Reporter, The Globe and Mail, Newsarama, Paste Magazine, Publishers Weekly, Quill and Quire, The National Post, The New York Times, TIME Magazine, VICE Magazine, The Washington Post and many more.

Online/Social Media Campaign: We have a strong presence on the internet with our recently redesigned website (koyamapress.com with over 3,000 unique visits per month), Facebook (facebook.com/KoyamaPress with 3,400 likes), Twitter (@AnnieKoyama with over 6,000 followers), Flickr (flickr.com/photos/koyamapress), and Tumblr (koyamapress.tumblr.com with over 5,460 followers) pages.

Promotion on the Author's Website: A. Degen has a strong online presence via his Twitter (@ADACTIVITY) and tumblr (adactivity.tumblr.com). Portions of Mighty Star were initially serialized through the popular online comics anthology studygroupcomics.com.

General Tour Info: Koyama Press and A. Degen will be launching Mighty Star at MoCCA Fest, an annual comics festival in New York hosted by the Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art and the Society of Illustrators.

Publicity and Promotion in Conjunction with the Author's Speaking Engagements: Koyama Press has a number of branded items including tote bags, notebooks, buttons, postcards, stickers, and activity books that accompany artists at shows and events. These include items utilizing the art from the book itself.

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