Joe Staton

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Lehigh Valley Comic Con

On August 6, I’ll be at the Lehigh Valley Comic Con, a very pleasant small show. I haven’t been out to it for several years but this one is the 15th Anniversary and should be nice. It’s at the firehouse at 4550 Old Packhouse Rd in Schnecksville, PA. If you need a break from the …

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Garden State Comic Fest

Won’t be long before we head south to Morristown for the Garden State Comic Fest. It was a fine show last year and should be fun this time. It’s odd that when I clicked on my bio at the show’s site it came up with Greg Hildebrant’s name. One of the highpoint last year was …

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Garden State Comic Fest This Weekend

It’s almost time for the Garden State Comic Fest in Morristown NJ and I’ve largely recovered from my recent afflictions so I’m looking forward to it. I’ll be there with Neil D Vokes, Alex Saviuk, Larry Hama and lots of other fine comics types, including a good contingent of cosplayers. They’re promising an exhibit of …

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Rustle’s Christmas Adventure

It’s that time of year again! Steve Englehart has posted the Adventures of Rustle, the original Christmas Tree, at I did the chapter headings. It’s one chapter per day for the month of December and you can learn a lot of Christmas history if you read it. It’s fun. It’s free.

New DICK TRACY Interview at CBR

Courtesy of ace interviewer Alex Dueben, Comic Book Resources is featuring an interview with Mike Curtis and me about our detective in the yellow raincoat. This was fun to do. Curtis, Staton & “Dick Tracy” Solve the Abduction of “Little Orphan Annie”

ROB-CON This Weekend

This weekend on August 2nd, I’ll be at ROB-CON in Bristol TN at the Viking Hall. If you mosey by that neck of the woods, please drop by, say hello. Remember, like all proper shows, this one also has a member of the Walking Dead.

Moon Maid in Color!

And here we have Shane Fisher’s moody color finish of the Moon Maid poster. It’ll be at table B-3 at NYCC. hope to see you there!

Moon Maid @ NYCC

Here is the drawing I did for the charity auction at the New York Comic Con (October 10-13), honoring Moon Maid’s appearance in DICK TRACY. Crack Tracy colorist Shane Fisher is working on a color version and I’ll have posters of that one for sale at my table, B-3.

See You At ComiCONN!

August 24, Trumbull CT, ComiCONN. I’ll be there will with a whole bunch of fine comics folk. If you’re over that way, drop by, and say hello!

“Calling Dick Tracy!” e-book Available Now!

The Calling Dick Tracy e-book collection of Mike Curtis’s and my run on the Dick Tracy strip is available for purchase now. It contains our first four Tracy continuities from 2011 and will be a good way to catch up. Here is a nice link for the e-book with a nice “Buy Now” button:¬† Can’t …

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