Speakeasy Comics Shutting Down
Submitted by Erik Melander on March 5, 2006 - 22:53
Comic publisher Speakeasy Comics is
apparently shutting down operations according to posts at The Beat and Newsarama. Update: Tom Spurgeon has a roundup of news reports on the closing of Speakeasy. Plenty of rumours have been floating around about the state of the publisher during the month prior to this. Speakeasy was the publisher of print versions of webcomics Athena Voltaire and Butternut Squash. Tim Tylor noted that Alan David Doane also had some comments on his blog and this article from Steve Grant at CBR. Other comics impacted include Athena Voltaire by Steve Bryant and Paul Daily, and Half Dead (Never an online comic, but written by Barb Lien- and Park Cooper of Gun Street Girl fame.