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February 18, 2018


FFF Results Post #496 -- Publishers

On Friday, CR readers were asked to "Name Five Publishers From Comics History You Have Enjoyed On Some Level. Name At Least One Person No Longer With Us And One Person Currently Working."

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Patrick O Watson

1. William Gaines (EC Comics) (pictured)
2. Georges Dargaud (Dargaud)
3. Mike Gold (First Comics)
4. Chris Staros (Top Shelf)
5. Seiji Horibuchi (Viz Media)

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Chris Arrant

1. Jeanette Kahn (DC Comics) (pictured)
2. Tony Lobito (Image Comics)
3. William Gaines (EC Comics)
4. Leyla Aker (VIZ Media)
5. Spike Trotman (Iron Circus)

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Rob Salkowitz

1. Denis Kitchen, KSP (pictured, with respondent)
2. Paul Levitz, DC Comics
3. Jim Warren, Warren Publications
4. Mike Friedrich, Star*Reach
5. Wally Wood (RIP), Witzend

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Oliver Ristau

1. Annie Koyama (Koyama Press)
2. Zainab Akhtar (Short Box)
3. Rita Fürstenau (Rotopol Press) (pictured, from site)
4. David Schilter (kuš!)
5. Alvin Buenaventura (Buenaventura Press)

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Tom Spurgeon

1. Gary Groth (Fantagraphics) (pictured)
2. Denis Kitchen (Kitchen Sink Press)
3. Peggy Burns (Drawn And Quarterly)
4. Martin Goodman (Timely/Atlas/Marvel)
5. Dylan Williams (Sparkplug)

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Marc-Oliver Frisch

1. Alvin Buenaventura (Buenaventura Press)
2. Bill Jemas (Marvel)
3. Annie Koyama (Koyama Press) (pictured)
4. Dan Nadel (Picturebox)
5. Klaus Recht (Williams Verlag)

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Buzz Dixon

1. William F. Gaines (EC Comics)
2. Cat Yronwode (Eclipse)
3. Deni Loubert (Aardvark-Vanaheim)
4. James Warren (Warren Publications)
5. Peggy Burns (Drawn And Quarterly) (pictured)

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Jeffrey A. Goodman

1. Richard Corben (Fantagor Press)
2. Gary Arlington (San Francisco Comic Book Company)
3. Pakito Bolino (Le Dernier Cri)
4. Alvin Buenaventura (Buenaventura Press + Pigeon Press) (pictured)
5. Don Donahue (Apex Novelties)

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Stephen Harrick

1. Deni Loubert (Renegade Press)
2. Gary Reed (Caliber Comics)
3. Zack Soto (Study Group) (pictured)
4. Andrew DelQuadro (215 Ink)
5. Dean Mullaney (Eclipse Comics)

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Mário Filipe

1. Gary Groth (Fantagraphics)
2. Marcos Farrajota (Chili Com Carne / MMMNNNRRRG)
3. Georges Bernier, "Professeur Choron" (Éditions du Square)
4. Jean-Christophe Menu (L'Association/L'Apocalypse)
5. Dan Nadel (PictureBox) (pictured)

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Dave Knott

* William Randolph Hearst (King Features Syndicate)
* Annie Koyama (Koyama Press)
* Kim Thompson (Fantagraphics) (pictured)
* Tom Devlin (Highwater Books)
* Andy Brown (Conundrum Press)

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Sean Kleefeld

1. Spike Trotman (Iron Circus)
2. Jim Ottaviani (GT Labs) (pictured)
3. Joe Nozemack (Oni)
4. Bill Gaines (EC)
5. Mike Gold (First)

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Sterg Botzakis

1. Chris Pitzer (Adhouse Books) (pictured)
2. Annie Koyama (Koyama Press)
3. Craig Yoe (Yoe Books)
4. Hope Nicholson (Bedside Press)
5. William Gaines (EC Comics and MAD Magazine)

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thanks to those that participated; all art to its respective makers; all apologies for any unflattering photo from the CR archives

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