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    Irene 5 Contributor Spotlight: Emanuel Schongut

    Emanuel Schongut has been a San Francisco-based artist and illustrator for too many years. Back in the ‘60s he was associated with the famous and influential Push Pin Studios and he’s created tons of cool illustrations and book cover designs over the course of a long career. The Garden of Earthly Desire is Manny’s personal version of Bosch’s The Garden of Earthly Delights.

    Irene 5 will debut at APE 2014. You can pre-order it here, or get it with a copy of Irene 4 and save $5! Irene is also distributed by Hic & Hoc Publications, and you can order wholesale directly from them.

     
  2. Mountebank

    32JIVd0 and 33KVa+

     
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    Irene 5 Contributor Spotlight: Mark Connery and d.w.

    Irene 5 hosts a new eight-page zine called Stuff to Look At 5. d.w. and Mark Connery have been collaborating on nonsense mixtape jam comics and zines through the mail and internet for several years. Stuff to Look At 5 is the newest of these.

    Irene 5 will debut at APE 2014. You can pre-order it here, or get it with a copy of Irene 4 and save $5! Irene is also distributed by Hic & Hoc Publications, and you can order wholesale directly from them.

    Me and Mark Connery collaborating for new shit in Irene 5!

     
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    Irene 5 Contributor Spotlight: d.w.

    d.w. is a founding editor of Irene. Irene 5 collects the first twenty-six pages of his ongoing psychedoolic sketchbook, Mountebank.

    Irene 5 will debut at APE 2014. You can pre-order it here, or get it with a copy of Irene 4 and save $5! Irene is also distributed by Hic & Hoc Publications, and you can order wholesale directly from them.

     
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    Irene 5 Contributor Spotlight: D. Rinylo

    In D. Rinylo’s Great Things, a retro comics cartoon critter escapes the tedium of insomnia by going on a spiritual quest from the graveyard to the stars. Feat. Carl Sagan (briefly).

    Irene 5 will debut at APE 2014. You can pre-order it here, or get it with a copy of Irene 4 and save $5! Irene is also distributed by Hic & Hoc Publications, and you can order wholesale directly from them.

     
  6. Mountebank 30JIIb+ and 31JIIIc+

     
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    Irene 5 Contributor Spotlight: Dave Ortega

    Dave Ortega is an award-winning comic book artist and zine-maker. “come un tren” is about his grandmother’s memory of her childhood emigration from Mexico to the United States and the choices that confronted Dave as he reimagined her story.

    Irene 5 will debut at APE 2014. You can pre-order it here, or get it with a copy of Irene 4 and save $5! Irene is also distributed by Hic & Hoc Publications, and you can order wholesale directly from them.

    Dig this story.

     
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    Irene 5 Contributor Spotlight: Dakota McFadzean

    Dakota McFadzean draws comics every day and is a founding editor of Irene. His new story Gnoshlox is perhaps his darkest duel yet with his ongoing obsession with the more unsettling aspects of childhood, aging and the nature of fantasy and the imagination.

    Irene 5 will debut at APE 2014. You can pre-order it here, or get it with a copy of Irene 4 and save $5! Irene is also distributed by Hic & Hoc Publications, and you can order wholesale directly from them.

     
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    Irene 5 Contributor Spotlight: Bailey Sharp

    Bailey Sharp is an animator/cartoonist currently living in Sydney. Untitled Angels is a short, free-wheeling series of drawings washed in some kind of cynical religion.

    Irene 5 will debut at APE 2014. You can pre-order it here, or get it with a copy of Irene 4 and save $5! Irene is also distributed by Hic & Hoc Publications, and you can order wholesale directly from them.

     
  11. Mountebank

    28IVIId+ and 29IIa+

     
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    Irene 5 Contributor Spotlight: Andy Warner

    Andy Warner is a founding editor of Irene. “Fire Truck Duck” is a short memoir comic about childhood, storytelling and growing up.

    Irene 5 will debut at APE 2014. You can pre-order it here, or get it with a copy of Irene 4 and save $5! Irene is also distributed by Hic & Hoc Publications, and you can order wholesale directly from them.

     
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    Irene 5 Contributor Spotlight: Jon Chad

    Jon Chad is an illustrator and cartoonist living in Northampton, MA. His new story “Compleet Pwner” is about how a farmer from Earth unwittingly helps a shark-headed alien badass conquer the stars. It’s gross, fucked up and heavily snort-laugh inducing.

    Irene 5 will debut at APE 2014. You can pre-order it here, or get it with a copy of Irene 4 and save $5! Irene is also distributed by Hic & Hoc Publications, and you can order wholesale directly from them.

    This story is really great; one of the best things I’ve read recently. Read it in Irene 5.

     

  15. Veronica and the Good Guys (Irene 4)

    irenecomics:

    This story first appeared in Irene 4. It was a collaboration between Irene co-editors d.w. and Andy Warner, with d.w. writing and Warner drawing. 

    If you like what you see, why not pick up a copy of Irene 4, or better yet pre-order Irene 5 and get five bucks off Irene 4! Your support helps us pay for the printing of the next issue.

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    Written by yours truly. Drawn by Andy Warner. Appears in Irene 4.