Premier Pulp! #4 Coming November

August 27, 2012 in Previews

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Keep an eye out this November for Issue 4 of Premier Pulp! If you’re interested in getting involved, contact us before September 5th, the entry deadline. You can find all the deadline requirements and submission guidelines right at the top of this blog. Stop by the IRC channel if you have any quick questions about anything or drop a comment here. The channel can be found here: http://www.mibbit.com/#Pulp@irc.rizon.net

Issue 3 of Premier Pulp!

August 12, 2012 in Pulp! Release

It’s that time again! 99 pages of the internet’s premier comics magazine served up for your enjoyment, absolutely free! We’ve got a dozen comics for you this issue, and we’d wager they’re our best dozen yet! What are you waiting for? Download a copy right away! You’ve got a choice of two formats:

CBR download (81MB)
PDF download (88MB)

To read CBR files, we recommend CDisplayEx for Windows and FFview for Mac. Make sure to leave feedback in the comments, or contact us on Twitter, Tumblr or Facebook!

Update: You can now also download the CBR copy of issue 3 over BitTorrent.

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7 tips for making good Pulp! comics

August 1, 2012 in Tutorial

Issue 3’s cycle is coming to a close, and in a couple of weeks its release shall be upon us. Already, contributors are thinking about what they’ll be doing for issue 4. Pretty soon we’ll have eager new faces showing up with fresh ideas, and old hands turning to new projects.
We’ll also have the same common trip-ups from old and new alike when it comes to working in the quite specific medium that is a short, anthologised digital comic. That’s right, folks, it’s time for another vaguely patronising tip list! Last time we looked at some specifics about the process of writing, this time around we’ll go through some more general things you want to keep in mind whether you’re a writer, artist or both. These are the things we look at when assessing how effective a finished comics is; if you achieve all of the below with your final submission you’ll likely be well ahead of the curve and guaranteed a slot.

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