SUBSCRIBERS have copies already! (They were posted last Wednesday!) All the artists and writers have their copies! Issue #8 of Oi Oi Oi! is released TODAY at Comicstreet, at the Indie Comic Market in the Queen Street Mall, Brisbane (between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.)....and SOON in comic shops around the country! If your comic shop is not carrying it -- ask them to! We want EVERY COPY of #8 to SELL OUT around the country when it is released to the newsagents later this month! Look for this fantastic Magpie wrap-around cover by the one and only Frantz Kantor! Frantz is also responsible for the marvellous animation (above)....
...acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respect to elders past, present, and emerging, and extend that respect to all First Australian peoples.
Over the past decade (2011 - 2020) Nat has self-published ten comic-related books and was Publisher-Editor of Oi Oi Oi! - the last nationally-distributed comic book of original comics stories to appear on Australian newsstands. He edited Inkspot, the journal of the Australian Cartoonists Association for 14 issues from late 2015 to 2019 and is a current member of the ACA's Committee. In his spare time, he is a husband, a father (to six) and grandfather (to fourteen), and works in the Psychiatric Emergency Centre in Queensland's largest public hospital.
Comicoz is Nat Karmichael's publishing imprint. Nat is committed to preserving a permanent collection of Australian comic and comic strips. He feels that there is a need to recognise comics' contribution to and depiction of Australian culture.