Preview Pages from the Tristan and the Cuddly Defenders Quarterly Comic

Ballad of Fernando from Tristan and the Cuddly Defenders Quarterly ComicProduction work continues on the upcoming Tristan and the Cuddly Defenders Comic as we aim for our End of January release date. Dan Nokes, Teddy Bear Tales Artist has delivered his first pages for the Ballad of Fernando, which he is drawing and writing. Enjoy our three page preview… Continue reading

A Day Out at Xpanding Universe with Groot, Dan Nokes, Comic books and a Teddy Bear at @XUComics

Tristan the Teddy Bear at Xpanding Universe

Tristan the Teddy Bear at Xpanding Universe

Phew… Been a day and a bit… I almost didn’t make my in-store appearance at Xpanding Universe due to a sudden issue with my Jeep not working… at all… Still issue fixed (hopefully) and I made it for a grand day out with Dan Nokes, a store full of comic books and of course Tristan the Teddy Bear. Continue reading

Checkout The Pistoleers – Westward Expansion Edition by Dan Nokes and back it on @Kickstarter #westwardexpansion

The Pistoleers by Dan NokesDan Nokes, Teddy Bear Tales Artist has started his latest Kickstarter for the excellently written The Pistoleers, a Wild West comic with the classic story of loss and vengeance in the vein of the John Ford movies. This really is a good book and deserving of the remastering Dan wants to give it. Check out the trailer after the jump. Continue reading

Creator Spotlight – The Mysterious Maryland Indie Creator Dan Nokes from 21st Century Sandshark Studios

21st Century Sandshark Studios LogoThe Creator Spotlight shines the light over Dan Nokes of 21st Century Sandshark Studios of Paranormals, Pistoleers and Love Triangle in the Zombie Apocalypse fame. 

Dan NokesGreeting, salutations and hello to all!  This is writer/artist/publisher/founder of the Southern Maryland DIY indie comic movement: Dan Nokes! Who am I and what do I do?  Well those are some long, sordid, and elaborate questions. So let me try to sum it up as briefly and succinctly as possible. Continue reading

Video Preview of the Tristan and the Cuddly Defenders Teddy Bear Adventure Graphic Novel

Tristan and the Cuddly Defenders Cover

Tristan and the Cuddly Defenders Cover, Story by Nick Davis, Art by Dan Nokes

Okay Teddy Bear Army, here is the video preview of the Tristan and the Cuddly Defenders Graphic Novel. This is the printers-proof of the book so it contains some minor formatting and typography errors, but it is largely what the finished product will be.  You can see the video after the jump. Continue reading