Garcia-MethodAfter weeks of waiting, comic book writer Ryan Garcia finally has some artwork to look at and approve. But does it live up to the story in his head! Ryan continues his regular column on How To Write A Digital Comic with The Garcia Method: All About Those Inks, About Those Inks, No Pencils!

fantastic_four_new_logoAfter months of rumours of last minute reshoots, we have finally been treated to a first look at Fox’s new Fantastic Four movie trailer. The trailer does not show us much, but what it does show us is markedly different from the previous FF movie. Inevitably the internet has exploded with bile and hyperbole about what they have done with comics’ first family, but here at Pipedream Comics we are looking forward to it immensely and here’s why we have nothing to fear…

Garcia-MethodAfter waiting, waiting and then waiting a little bit more, writer Ryan Garcia is finally able to see his comic book script come to life. But what’s the next step in the process and how will he feel about what his artist has produced?! We find out in The Garcia Method: Page Sketches and Rethinking Your Script.

Garcia-MethodWith his creative team assembled and firmly under contract comic book writer Ryan Garcia has to tackle the hardest part of the comic book creation process: waiting. As his artist sharpens his pencil and starts creating character sketches of his precious creation, Ryan practices his skills on Threes as he waits for ‘The Moment’ when his character comes to life in The Garcia Method: Waiting For The Moment.

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With his crack team of artistic Avengers and an all-powerful editor at his beck and call, Ryan Garcia is about to embark on a journey to turn his epic idea into the next essential digital comic read. However to avoid ending up a bitter old hack counting his pennies while others profit from his idea, he’s going to get this team to sign a contract. But don’t be scared it’s a nice contract! Ryan talks us through the easy way to set up a creative team contract in The Garcia Method: Contracts Are Fun! (No really!)

Garcia-MethodNow our columnist Ryan Garcia has a first draft of his comic script it’s time to fine tune it, and that’s where you need an editor to tell it to you straight. In his guide to how to write a digital comic, Ryan explains all in The Garcia Method: Why editing is the single most significant step you can take in perfecting your script on the journey to self publishing your comic book matters!

Garcia-MethodWelcome to our newest column, The Garcia Method: Or How To Write A Digital Comic. You’ve all heard of the Marvel Method for writing print comics, but what about the brave new world of digital comics?  Let us introduce to Ryan Garcia, an aspiring digital comic book author who is on a journey to share his experience with the world. And he’s going to start by sharing it with our readers.