Zotz: Serpent and Shield #2 – Release Party (Sat. Sept. 14, 2013 6PM-8PM)


Join us for an evening of comics, beers, sangria and cumbias to celebrate the release of Issue No. 2 of Zotz: Serpent and Shield on Saturday, September 14, 2013 from 6PM to 8PM at Mission Comics and Art, 3520 20th St. Suite B, San Francisco, California 94110.

RSVP for the party at the Facebook event page. Hope to see you there.

Street parking is difficult, so your best bet might be trying the nearest garage located at:

Mission-Bartlett Garage
3255 21st Street
San Francisco, CA 94110

Zotz: Serpent and Shield, Issue No. 2 for Sale!

The much anticipated second issue of Zotz: Serpent and Shield is here! A heftier volume, with 124 pages of story and art, as well as additional material – map, character sheets, glossary, and pronunciation guide. Buy it today at the Zotz Store or locally at Mission Comics & Art. Issue 3 will arrive early to mid August 2014.

Daniel Parada with a fresh copy of Zotz:Serpent and Shield, Issue No. 2 at the Latino Comics Expo in Long Beach, at the Museum of Latin American Art. August 17, 2013.

Daniel Parada with a fresh copy of Zotz:Serpent and Shield, Issue No. 2 at the Latino Comics Expo in Long Beach, at the Museum of Latin American Art. August 17, 2013.

Coming Soon!: Issue 2 debut August 17, 2013

The long awaited second issue of Zotz: Serpent and Shield will debut on August 17, 2013 @ The Latino Comics Expo Los Angeles held at the Museum of Latin,American Art (MOLAA)!

More details and a sneak preview soon!

This weekend we’ll be at the Latino Comics Expo San Francisco at the Cartoon Art Museum. Sat. & Sun. from 11AM-5PM.

On Sunday, June 2 I will be a part of the following panel:

12:00 PM: “The DIY Comics Roundtable”. Latino Comics Expo co-founder & cartoonist Javier Hernandez presents a discussion on the ins and outs of self-publishing comics. Featuring Michael Aushenker, Jaime Crespo, Liz Mayorga, Rafael Navarro and Daniel Parada.


Pulque goddess (Mixtec) on stainless steel flask.


Alternative Press Expo, Sat. Oct. 13 & Sun. Oct. 14

We’ll be exhibiting at table 747A at the Alternative Press Expo 2012 , on Saturday Oct. 13 from 11AM to 7PM and Sunday Oct. 14 from 11AM to 6PM at the Concourse Exhibition Center, 635 8th Street San Francisco, CA 94103. (Google Maps)

We’ll be selling copies of issue 1 ($6) and a coloring book featuring the animals of Mesoamerica ($2). We’ll also have a free 9 pg. ashcan, previewing the second issue.

Free with Comic-Con 2012 badge. $10 single day pass, or $15 for both days. Purchase passes here or on-site.

How to Get There:
You can get to APE on public transit – Muni, BART & Caltrain. A free shuttle bus is available, you can read all about it here.

SF Zinefest – September 1-2, 2012 11AM-6PM

Not at Burning Man for Labor Day weekend? Catch us at SF Zinefest, we’ll be at Table 39.

September 1-2, 2012 from 11Am to 6PM. Free admission and held at the: San Francisco County Fair Building, 119 9th Ave. & Lincoln Way in Golden Gate Park (Google Map). Nearby public transit – N-Judah, 44 O’Shaughnessy, 71 Haight-Noriega.

We’ll have the first issue and a mini coloring book for sale, as well as free copies of a 9-page preview of the monster sized (140+pages) second issue, which we’ll publish this fall/winter.

While you’re there, check out our friends from the Latino Comics Expo - Gabrielle GamboaJamie Crespo & Liz Mayorga/Spunky Cat Comix.