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Big Big Big news! My new website featuring online comics premieres November 1, 2001 at http://amazingmontage.tripod.com/trespassers! Click here to go there now! I'm devoting my time to creating online comics now, and don't have any plans to continue with Amazing Montage Magazine; however, the ezine archive will remain available here for future reference.

My first online comic is Rapid Eye Movement. Below is the banner ad for the piece:



Here is a portrait of my two main characters, Raymond Fish and Delphinia Morgan, the amateur sleuths from The Trespassers! Welcome to Amazing Montage! We're the publishers of the mystery anthology MURDER BY CROWQUILL and the mystery series THE TRESPASSERS. This website is dedicated to mystery comics and all independent comics!

New for September, 2000:
*Indypreviews with the best upcoming independent comics! Note: This is the last edition of the series!
*A demo of digital art starring Ray and Finn, including: A full-color new Trespassers Cover rendered completely in Painter and Photoshop from a scanned-in sketch (make sure you run your mouse over the image to see the secret word balloons), AND a portrait of Finn collabbed in Poser and Photoshop!

From August, 2000:
*Indypreviews with the best upcoming independent comics!

From July, 2000:
*Indypreviews with the best upcoming independent comics!

From June, 2000:
*Amazing Montage Magazine brings you a very special issue focusing on Scott McCloud's REINVENTING COMICS! This issue's examination is the longest article ever published in AM Magazine by far! It covers every aspect of the comics medium discussed in McCloud's great book! Check it out!!
*Indypreviews with the best upcoming independent comics! This month we focus on the 352-page CBLDF benefit book EXPO 2000 Anthology!

From May, 2000:
*Amazing Montage Magazine special edition, covering the SPACE convention held in Columbus in April!
*Indypreviews with the best upcoming independent comics! This month we focus on the newly-revived CASTLE WAITING by Linda Medley!

From April, 2000:
*Amazing Montage Magazine with reviews of Shawn Granton's TEN FOOT RULE, Robert Young's THE COMICS INTERPRETER, and a special full-length assessment of Dan Clowes groundbreaking graphic novel, DAVID BORING!
*Indypreviews with the best upcoming independent comics! This month we focus on Scott McCloud's new comics theory manifesto, REINVENTING COMICS!

From March, 2000:
*Amazing Montage Magazine with reviews of Bilal's graphic novel THE DORMANT BEAST and Dave McFadden's great new autobiographical comic MCFADDEN'S FUNNIES!
*Indypreviews with the best upcoming independent comics! This month we focus on Joe Sacco's outstanding new graphic novel chronicling the war in Boznia, SAFE AREA GORAZDE!

From February, 2000:
*Amazing Montage Magazine with reviews of Dear Julia, Slow Jams, and a special section hilighting wordless storytelling in ZZZ, The Yearning, and Electric Girl!
*Indypreviews with the best upcoming independent comics!

From January, 2000:
*Amazing Montage Magazine with reviews of Paul Pope's new THB anthology and the latest massive Top Shelf collection!
* Indypreviews with the best upcoming independent comics, and a special report on alternative comics publishers!

From year-end 1999:
*Amazing Montage Magazine year-end edition, with the 10 best comics of the year! Also new reviews of Bill Knapp's FAITH, A FABLE, Tom Hart's BANKS/EUBANKS, Pete Sickman Garner's HEY MISTER-- BEYOND THE GREEN DOOR, and Barry Buchanan's BALLAD OF UTOPIA!

From December 1999:
*Amazing Montage Magazine, spotlighting the work of Indy newcomer Marcel Guldemond, with reviews of his most recent works, and a short interview with the artist!
* Indypreviews look at upcoming comics and celebrating our 1st anniversary!!!

From November:
* Indypreviews look at upcoming comics for the next century!!

From October:
*Amazing Montage Magazine, with a revealing interview with indy superstar Adrian Tomine!
*A new Comics Theory Essay, on the subject of past tense and point of view in comics!
* Indypreviews look at upcoming comics!

From September:
* Amazing Montage Magazine, with new reviews of Alan Moore's and Eddie Campbell's THE BIRTH CAUL; LUX AND ALBY; and Kyle Baker's new graphic novel, YOU ARE THERE!
* Indypreviews look at upcoming comics!
*A new page for our Comics Theory section on the topic of Comics Page Composition!

From August:
* Amazing Montage Magazine, this month featuring a look at the comics mainstream. Includes reviews of Alan Mooore's ABC Comics, Paul Chandwick's THE WORLD BELOW, Stephen Blue's COSMIC RAY, and Paul Pope's HEAVY LIQUID! Also featured is a full-length interview with Image Comics' Rick Larson, conducted by Austin English!!
* Indypreviews look at upcoming comics!

From July:
* Indypreviews look at upcoming comics!
* Amazing Montage Magazine, featuring reviews of MYSTERY DATE, Tales of the Great Unspoken, Dreamwalker-- Carousel, and PEACE PARTY!
* Updates on our latest release, MURDER BY CROWQUILL with new readers' comments!!

From June, 1999:
* Amazing Montage Magazine, featuring reviews of BOX OFFICE POISON KOLOR KARNIVAL, WHITEOUT, VOYEUR, and SCENE OF THE CRIME!
* Indypreviews!