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JC De La Torre announces a Star Mage pre-order at comic shops contest!

Preview1Star Mage creator JC De La Torre loves him the local comic shops!

To promote the pre-order of the Star Mage Trade-paperback at local comic shops, he’s offering the following contest.

Win a $100 and all of series two (when published) signed by JC De La Torre for free!

To enter the contest –

1. Pre-order Star Mage for $19.99 at your favorite local comic shop. (Only comic shops, pre-orders through Amazon or at regular book stores, i.e. Barnes and Noble aren’t eligible for this contest).

2. Take a picture of your receipt.

3. Email it to with subject heading – Star Mage Local Comic Shop Contest

We will randomly choose a winner from entries. All entries must be received by December 3rd.

Did you order through Amazon or Barnes and Noble? No worries, we’ll have a contest for you very soon!

Note: Publishing date for series 2 is at the discretion of IDW Publishing. Only receipts from comic shops will be considered. 


Contest! Have Your Cover Featured as a Variant for an IDW Release!

tirwaJPGHey there folks!

As you might already know, Star Mage is impacting the world this coming April as an IDW premium release.

We have a contest running for prospective comic book cover artists.

Variant Covers for Issue #1 and #2 are the subject of this contest.

If you win:

You’ll win $50, plus your cover will be featured as the official variant cover for Star Mage #1 or #2. You’ll also receive a copy of the issue and a credit within the Variant release.

If you don’t win:

You retain the rights to your artwork and your work may be considered as being featured within the anthology.

Deadline to Enter: November 23rd, 2013


1. Please do not place an IDW logo on the comic, they add the logo once the files have been transferred to them and its finalized through their editing process – just leave enough room in the upper left hand corner for the logo to be added.
2. You can enter as many times as you like.
3. The cover submitted should be fully colored and lettered.
4. Any style is allowed – but we ask you keep the look and feel of the characters presented on the original covers.
Disclaimer: The contest winnings will be the extent of what you receive for the cover work. You will not be provided any further compensation and by entering this contest you affirm that if you win, all rights to the work will be transferred to Transmissions From Atlantis Comics and IDW for their use as they see fit.
To enter – send the following information to
Email Address:
Link to the file with the cover image
Original Cover Files can be found here: