Alpha Comics Announces Fiona Staples and Riley Rossmo Signings

Alpha Comics of Calgary, Alberta, has announced two signings occurring in April. Riley Rossmo, artist of Green Wake and the upcoming Rebel Blood will be signing on April 4th and Fiona Staples, artist of the sold-out Saga will be signing on April 11th.

Official Press Release

Calgary, Alberta, Canada – February 27th, 2012 – Alpha Comics is proud to announce that it will be hosting two signing sessions in April with two extremely talented artists, Fiona Staples and Riley Rossmo.

Wednesday, April 4th between 4pm and 8pm, Riley Rossmo, (Proof, Cowboy Ninja Viking and Green Wake) will be at Alpha Comics for his first official signing for his new book, Rebel Blood. Rebel Blood is a new take on the zombie scenario where woodland animals are infected. Rebel Blood #1 will be new on the rack March 21st and Alpha Comics will be stocking heavy so you will have your chance to meet Riley and have him sign the new comic.

Wednesday, April 11th between 4pm and 8pm, Fiona Staples (Mystery Society, Northlanders, Womanthology) will be at Alpha Comics for the release date of Saga #2. Saga is a new science fiction/fantasy comic focusing on an interspecies married couple on the run from their feuding cultures. Saga promises to be a big hit and issue #1 had sold out of its first printing 4 months before its shelf date. If a comic shop wants to order more copies they will have to wait for the second printing. Saga #1 hits comic shops on March 14th and Alpha Comics is offering a-buy-one-get-one special for the comic. One day only, March 14th anyone who buys Saga #1 will receive a second copy for free.

Alpha Comics is Calgary’s newest comic shop that puts service first and aims to bring creator owned comics into the mainstream. For more information, visit

Chris Humphries
Lynnwood Shopping Centre
#9, 7005 – 18th St. S.E.
Calgary, Alberta,

Ph: 403-453-0187


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