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praises to Loki:R & R Issue 3

"Loki:Ragnarok and Roll" #3 - cover by Alexis Ziritt
“Loki:Ragnarok and Roll” #3 – cover by Alexis Ziritt

according to, LOKI:RAGNAROK AND ROLL #3 is tied for the highest-ranking comic out this week! getting a 9 out 10 rating, it beat out the likes of Avengers #28, All-New X-Men #26, and even Amazing Spider-Man #1! WE’LL TAKE IT! GO TEAM!

have you picked up your copy yet? head on out to your local comic shop and snag it! it’s available now!

[LOKI:RAGNAROK AND ROLL #3 (Boom Studios) – written by Eric Esquivel | pencils by Jerry Gaylord | inks by Jerry & Penelope Gaylord | colors by Gabriel Cassata]

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FCBD 2014

Penelope & Jerry Gaylord at Captain Blue Hen Comics in Newark, DE
Penelope & Jerry Gaylord at Captain Blue Hen Comics in Newark, DE

Awesome Con was pretty, well, awesome! but we haven’t quite gathered all the photos from the weekend so we’ll recap on that convention a little later. for now, we’re gearing up for FREE COMIC BOOK DAY! it’s the biggest day in comics and Peng-Peng & theFranchize will be spending it at Captain Blue Hen Comics in Newark, DE! it’s quite the event and we’re so very excited to be a part of it for the first time. we’ll have prints, cards, sketchcovers, and exclusive covers on hand for those that come by! we’ll be looking forward to seeing some new faces and signing Fanboys Vs Zombies and LOKI:Ragnarok and Roll books for folks. so come on out and bring the kids and enjoy what should be a gorgeous day surrounded by all things nerdy! like us! =)

check out Captain Blue Hen Comics’ FCBD page for more info –

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awesome con this weekend



*UPDATED MAP!* Find IDSTUDIOS at Tables 439/538 at Awesome Con!
*UPDATED MAP!* Find IDSTUDIOS at Tables 439/538 at Awesome Con!

Awesome Con is this weekend already – April 18-20, 2014! our business cards have been ordered, our prints are ready to rock, and we’re wrapping up some projects before heading to the show on Friday! since this show is in our hometown of Washington, DC, it’s gonna be a huge blast. and who knows, maybe one of our studiomates may have a new addition to the family before the weekend is out. 😉 everyone say CONGRATULATIONS to Flash – Mr. About-to-have-4-kids!

if you’re in the area, come on by Tables 439/538  and say SUP! to Peng-Peng, theFranchize, and Flash! we’ll have prints, books, and original art to sell. we’ll have “Adventure Time” and “Samurai Jack” books that we’ve worked on, “Loki:Ragnarok and Roll” books, and even “Fanboys Vs Zombies” trades at the table.  we’ve all done different badge designs for this show as well so we’re very excited to see everyone walking around with our art around their necks. Peng-Peng will also have an Awesome Con Exclusive Cover for My Little Pony:Friends Forever #1 so make sure u get a copy and have her sign it! see you all there!

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theFranchize and Peng-Peng Pick 3

looks like theFranchize and Peng-Peng were featured on Third Eye Comics’ Pick 3 – Episode 4! while they were at the shop for their LOKI:Ragnarok and Roll signing, they each picked out 3 books that they were very much looking forward to delve into. check out which 3 books they chose and visit the Third Eye’s website to see other creators’ picks like Tradd Moore and Charles Soule –

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buzz on new Loki book

"Loki: Ragnarok and Roll" #1 - cover art by Jerry Gaylord | colors by Gabriel Cassata
“Loki: Ragnarok and Roll” #1 – cover art by Jerry Gaylord | colors by Gabriel Cassata

with the release of LOKI: RAGNAROK AND ROLL #1 yesterday, it seems that the new book is creating some nice buzz! the team-up of writer Eric Esquivel (Freelancers) and ID STUDIOS’s Jerry “TheFranchize” Gaylord (Fanboys Vs Zombies) brings a unique take on the trickster god that’s tough to ignore. there’s been many interviews/previews/reviews on the issue, but here are some that you may want to check out. – – –

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Loki:Ragnarok and Roll Signing

Jerry & Penelope Gaylord signing at Third Eye Comics -
Jerry & Penelope Gaylord signing at Third Eye Comics –

just announced today! Jerry “theFranchize” Gaylord and Penelope “Peng-Peng” Gaylord will be at Third Eye Comics in Annapolis, MD for a signing event to promote their latest project LOKI:RAGNAROK AND ROLL! this is their newest project with BOOM! Studios with Eric Esquivel (Freelancers;Bravest Warriors) writing the mini-series. Issue 1 will be out on February 19th! so snag a copy at your local comic shop, then head on out to Third Eye on March 8th from 11am-1pm to get it signed by the artists! OR if you have some FANBOYS VS ZOMBIES issues you’d like them to sign, bring those too!

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theFranchize and Peng-Peng on The Hangout

check out theFranchize and Peng-Peng on this week’s episode of Comicosity’s The Hangout! they were on there with writer Eric Esquivel talking about their newest project LOKI:RAGNAROK AND ROLL as well as Nerd Shamans and new fun comics to check out.

be sure to head on over to to check out other episodes with today’s hottest comic creators like Justin Jordan, Becky Cloonan, and Terry Moore!

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theFranchize’s new project with Boom!

"Loki: Ragnarok and Roll" cover by Jerry Gaylord | colors by Gabriel Cassata
“Loki: Ragnarok and Roll” cover by Jerry Gaylord | colors by Gabriel Cassata

official buzz about Jerry “theFranchize” Gaylord’s new BOOM! Studios project has reached the public this week. head on over to to read an interview with Eric Esquivel, the writer of the new comic title “Loki: Ragnarok and Roll”. with the final issue of Fanboys Vs Zombies coming out this month, theFranchize will be putting his artistic talents towards this new book and we can’t be more excited to see the results. i mean, Norse Gods and rock bands – yeah, it’ll be quite the fun ride. click the link below and read on!