Magic Bullet is primarily distributed in the D.C. area, but with many of our contributing artists attending various shows across the country, Magic Bullet has a growing readership, as well as a growing print run of 5,000.
Magic Bullet will be distributed at major east coast comic conventions in addition to area restaurants, shops, and venues. In addition, issues 1-6 of Magic Bullet are included in the U.S. Library of Congress permanent collection.
Who should advertise in Magic Bullet?
Book stores, shops, restaurants, theaters, venues, publishers, event organizers (comics shows/zine fests/craft fairs), comic book creators, artists, writers, illustrators, bloggers, podcasts, web shows, musicians, businesses, art organizations, public services, etc.
Content and Distribution: Magic Bullet #7 will focus on Halloween-themed spooky stories involving the fall season. We will be distributing the issue to local Trick-or-Treaters on the evening of October 31, 2013, so please keep this audience and their families in mind. In addition to distributing the newspapers at local bookstores, restaurants, businesses, venues, etc., we will also be bringing this edition to Baltimore Comic-Con, Small Press Expo, the October Capicons show, New York Comic Con, and other events throughout the rest of the year.
File resolution / format: 300 DPI / bitmap linework should be at least 600 DPI. Interior ads are grayscale. Back and inside covers are 4-color process, please send them as CMYK files. Flattened tif or pdf format ONLY.
Please label your file with your name and current Magic Bullet issue number in the following format: AD_LastNameFirstNameMB7.pdf
Sending final files:
Please e-mail Michael Auger at ‘arty4ever (at) gmail.com’ for more information. Please send final files only.
Purchasing ads for publication:
Please e-mail Carolyn Belefski at ‘info (at) curls-studio.com’ for payment instructions. Checks should be made out to “Carolyn Belefski” with “Magic Bullet #7” included in notation. After payment is made, please submit your ad using the process above.
Deadline: August 1, 2013 - Reserve as early as possible to guarantee a prime spot.
Sizes: Dimensions are given as width x height
Full Page, B&W: $200; 9.5” x 15”
Half Page, B&W: $100; 9.5” x 7.25”
1/4 Page, B&W: $70; 4.5” x 7.25”
1/8 Page, B&W: $45; 4.5” x 3.375”
Back Cover, Full Color: $300; 9.5” x 15” (Reserved)Inside Cover, Full Color: $250; 9.5” x 15” (Reserved)
Back Inside Cover, Full Color: $225; 9.5” x 15” (Reserved)
E-mail the editor Carolyn Belefski at ‘info (at) curls-studio.com’ if you have any questions or concerns regarding advertising or if you are interested in comic submissions.