Gunning For Hits Store

Gunning For Hits Store

This year,  Image Comics  ( The Walking Dead, Saga, Spawn)  published Jeff Rougvie’s first Graphic Novel,  Gunning For Hits  (read more about it  here ). Inspired by an idea he had while working with David Bowie. Barnes & Noble picked int as one of their top Graphic Novels of July.  Here’s the publisher’s blurb:  “Record company talent scout Martin Mills jumps at the chance to make a comeback album with his favorite rock legend, Brian Slade. But when it goes sideways, Martin is forced to use deadly skills from his past in a desperate bid to save his reputation, and the artist’s career. Set in the 1980s New York City music scene, this real-world music business crime thriller from writer/music producer JEFF ROUGVIE (David Bowie, Big Star) and artist MORITAT (Spirit, Harley Quinn, Hellblazer). Check out the massive Spotify playlist! Collects GUNNING FOR HITS #1-6.”  There’s a standard paperback available in bookstores and comic shops. There’s a digital version for Kindle and other devices, but right here is  the only place  you can get the  deluxe hardcover  (with a variant cover by acclaimed Pop Artist Butcher Billy not found on the mass-market version), as well as prints, the paperback and individual issues.  Jeff: “I’ve worked on this project for over a year, and loved every minute of it. I have many more Martin Mills stories I want to tell. If you enjoyed the series or enjoy what I share on this site about Bowie and other artists I’ve worked with, buying something here is the best way to support my work.”  Pictured above is the  Exclusive Hardcover Standard Edition . It has the variant Butcher Billy cover and is a 160 page hardcover with glossy printed boards. Ships shrink-wrapped in a sturdy box. $30 delivered to any US address. Limited to 200 copies.  The  Exclusive Hardcover Signed Edition  is the same beautiful book, but with a tipped-in plate featuring THREE creator signatures (Jeff Rougvie, Moritat and Casey Silver) as shown below. $35 delivered to any US address in a sturdy box. Limited to 25 hand-numbered copies.  The  Exclusive Hardcover Signed & Sketched Edition  is the same beautiful book, including both the tipped-in plate with THREE creator signatures (Jeff Rougvie, Moritat and Casey Silver) AND a unique character sketch, drawn by Jeff Rougvie. Samples shown below. $40 delivered to any US address in a sturdy box. Limited to 50 hand-numbered copies.

This year, Image Comics (The Walking Dead, Saga, Spawn) published Jeff Rougvie’s first Graphic Novel, Gunning For Hits (read more about it here). Inspired by an idea he had while working with David Bowie. Barnes & Noble picked int as one of their top Graphic Novels of July.

Here’s the publisher’s blurb:

“Record company talent scout Martin Mills jumps at the chance to make a comeback album with his favorite rock legend, Brian Slade. But when it goes sideways, Martin is forced to use deadly skills from his past in a desperate bid to save his reputation, and the artist’s career. Set in the 1980s New York City music scene, this real-world music business crime thriller from writer/music producer JEFF ROUGVIE (David Bowie, Big Star) and artist MORITAT (Spirit, Harley Quinn, Hellblazer). Check out the massive Spotify playlist! Collects GUNNING FOR HITS #1-6.”

There’s a standard paperback available in bookstores and comic shops. There’s a digital version for Kindle and other devices, but right here is the only place you can get the deluxe hardcover (with a variant cover by acclaimed Pop Artist Butcher Billy not found on the mass-market version), as well as prints, the paperback and individual issues.

Jeff: “I’ve worked on this project for over a year, and loved every minute of it. I have many more Martin Mills stories I want to tell. If you enjoyed the series or enjoy what I share on this site about Bowie and other artists I’ve worked with, buying something here is the best way to support my work.”

Pictured above is the Exclusive Hardcover Standard Edition. It has the variant Butcher Billy cover and is a 160 page hardcover with glossy printed boards. Ships shrink-wrapped in a sturdy box. $30 delivered to any US address. Limited to 200 copies.

The Exclusive Hardcover Signed Edition is the same beautiful book, but with a tipped-in plate featuring THREE creator signatures (Jeff Rougvie, Moritat and Casey Silver) as shown below. $35 delivered to any US address in a sturdy box. Limited to 25 hand-numbered copies.

The Exclusive Hardcover Signed & Sketched Edition is the same beautiful book, including both the tipped-in plate with THREE creator signatures (Jeff Rougvie, Moritat and Casey Silver) AND a unique character sketch, drawn by Jeff Rougvie. Samples shown below. $40 delivered to any US address in a sturdy box. Limited to 50 hand-numbered copies.

 

HARDCOVER SIGNED & SKETCHED EDITION

Signed & Sketched Edition  $40 Delivered to any US address. Limited to 50 copies. Sketches shown are examples, each sketch is unique.

Signed & Sketched Edition $40 Delivered to any US address. Limited to 50 copies. Sketches shown are examples, each sketch is unique.

PAPERBACK COLLECTION

Paperback Edition $20 Delivered to any US address.

Paperback Edition $20 Delivered to any US address.

ISSUE 1

Issue 1 / 1st Print   Meet Martin Mills, learn about the music industry, and see a contract negotiation in comic book-form. Includes backmatter not found in the trade.  Thrilling!   $3.99 + $4.00 S&H sent in sturdy photo mailer

Issue 1 / 1st Print

Meet Martin Mills, learn about the music industry, and see a contract negotiation in comic book-form. Includes backmatter not found in the trade. Thrilling!

$3.99 + $4.00 S&H sent in sturdy photo mailer

ISSUE 4

Issue 4 / 1st Print   Martin goes to Japan and puts out a hit (the murder kind!) to further his cause. Joan & Diane bond, shots ring out and we’re all friends again. Includes backmatter not found in the trade.  Funriffic!   $3.99 + $4.00 S&H sent in sturdy photo mailer

Issue 4 / 1st Print

Martin goes to Japan and puts out a hit (the murder kind!) to further his cause. Joan & Diane bond, shots ring out and we’re all friends again. Includes backmatter not found in the trade. Funriffic!

$3.99 + $4.00 S&H sent in sturdy photo mailer

FULL SET / ISSUES 1-6

Mint condition complete set of all 6 issues, first prints.  $20 + $7.50 S&H to any US address

Mint condition complete set of all 6 issues, first prints.

$20 + $7.50 S&H to any US address

HARDCOVER SIGNED EDITION

Signed Edition  $35 Delivered to any US address. Limited to 25 copies.

Signed Edition $35 Delivered to any US address. Limited to 25 copies.

BUTCHER BILLY COVER PRINT

GFH Issue 6 Butcher Billy Cover Print. Limited hand-numbered edition of 40. 18x24 giclee on Canson Photographique matte paper. $65 delivered in a sturdy tube and box to any US address.

GFH Issue 6 Butcher Billy Cover Print. Limited hand-numbered edition of 40. 18x24 giclee on Canson Photographique matte paper. $65 delivered in a sturdy tube and box to any US address.

ISSUE 2 / STS TRIBUTE

Issue 2 / 1st Print   Meet Melch, Brian Slade, Folani Rothstein and a mysterious threat from Martin’s past! Includes backmatter not found in the trade.  Rat-tastic!   $3.99 + $4.00 S&H sent in sturdy photo mailer

Issue 2 / 1st Print

Meet Melch, Brian Slade, Folani Rothstein and a mysterious threat from Martin’s past! Includes backmatter not found in the trade. Rat-tastic!

$3.99 + $4.00 S&H sent in sturdy photo mailer

ISSUE 5 / VEESENMEYER

Issue 5 / 1st Print   The worst album cover of all time is revealed, Nilly isn’t handling fame very well, and Martin makes a fateful decision. Cover by Dan Veesenmeyer (X-Men Animated, Batman Animated, Lego Video Games).  Thrilling!   $3.99 + $4.00 S&H sent in sturdy photo mailer

Issue 5 / 1st Print

The worst album cover of all time is revealed, Nilly isn’t handling fame very well, and Martin makes a fateful decision. Cover by Dan Veesenmeyer (X-Men Animated, Batman Animated, Lego Video Games). Thrilling!

$3.99 + $4.00 S&H sent in sturdy photo mailer

International Customers:

Shipping to destinations outside the USA is very expensive. We are happy to ship to any destination, but please contact us for quote through the contact page.

HARDCOVER STANDARD EDITION

Standard Edition  $30 Delivered to any US address. Limited to 200 copies.

Standard Edition $30 Delivered to any US address. Limited to 200 copies.

STS TRIBUTE COVER PRINT

GFH Issue 2 Moritat STS Tribute Cover Print. Limited hand-numbered edition of 25. 12.25x12.25 giclee on Canson Photographique matte paper (fits in any album cover frame). $35 delivered in a sturdy tube and box to any US address.

GFH Issue 2 Moritat STS Tribute Cover Print. Limited hand-numbered edition of 25. 12.25x12.25 giclee on Canson Photographique matte paper (fits in any album cover frame). $35 delivered in a sturdy tube and box to any US address.

ISSUE 3 / KISS TRIBUTE

Issue 3 / 1st Print   Slade weaves his web, Martin faces a load of challenges, and Stunted Growth gets a break. Includes backmatter not found in the trade.  Danger!   $3.99 + $4.00 S&H sent in sturdy photo mailer

Issue 3 / 1st Print

Slade weaves his web, Martin faces a load of challenges, and Stunted Growth gets a break. Includes backmatter not found in the trade. Danger!

$3.99 + $4.00 S&H sent in sturdy photo mailer

ISSUE 6 / THE BUTCHER

Issue 6 / 1st Print   Martin, Slade and Billy are heading for a showdown in MSG during a live worldwide TV broadcast. Wrapped in a gorgeous Butcher Billy cover.  You think you know what’ll happen, but you don’t!   $3.99 + $4.00 S&H sent in sturdy photo mailer

Issue 6 / 1st Print

Martin, Slade and Billy are heading for a showdown in MSG during a live worldwide TV broadcast. Wrapped in a gorgeous Butcher Billy cover. You think you know what’ll happen, but you don’t!

$3.99 + $4.00 S&H sent in sturdy photo mailer