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Sarah Gaydos Promoted to Editor in Chief of Oni Press

Photo by Margot Wood

Oni Press has announced that Editorial Director of Licensed Publishing, Sarah Gaydos, has been promoted to Editor in Chief. Gaydos, the Eisner Award, Ringo Award, and Diamond Gem winner for Love is Love, joined Oni Press in April 2018 following her role as Group Editor at IDW. In her former position, she championed such licensed comic titles as Star Trek and Jem and the Holograms, as well as oversaw original content like Infinite Loop.

In her time at Oni Press, Gaydos has taken on licensed properties such as Adult Swim’s Rick and Morty, as well as acquired exciting new original and licensed content in development. In her new role, she will oversee and guide the editorial department, develop further licensed partnerships, and continue the company’s long-time emphasis on groundbreaking creator-owned work.

Gaydos began her comics career at WildStorm, an imprint of DC Comics, in 2006. She began in the administration department, and worked her way into editorial, cutting her teeth on licensed titles like World of Warcraft and titles for younger readers like Batman: Li’l Gotham. After joining IDW Publishing and eventually being promoted to Group Editor, Gaydos has found success editing a wide variety of content, with a special focus on comics for kids. In 2016, Gaydos won the “Best of San Diego People” award for her work in lifting up women in comics, and also received the ComicsAlliance Outstanding Editor award. She has traveled extensively, speaking on licensing, women in comics, and the importance of comics for kids and new readers.

Preview: Goosebumps: Download and Die! #2

Goosebumps: Download and Die! #2

Story: Jen Vaughn
Art: Michelle Wong
Color: Triona Tree Farrell
Letterer: Christa Miesner
Cover A: Michelle Wong
Cover B: Christina Kelly
RI Cover: Sara DuVall
Editor: Sarah Gaydos
Assistant Editor: Chase Martoz

Mitra’s new creepy phone is causing a rift between her and her friends—they just don’t believe it’s behind all the recent… disturbances. Is it too late to do a hard reset on her life?!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Preview: Star Trek Discovery Annual 2018

Star Trek Discovery Annual 2018

Story: Kirsten Beyer & Mike Johnson
Art: Angel Hernandez
Color: Mark Roberts
Letterer: AndWorld Design
Cover A: Angel Hernandez, Esther Sanz
Cover B: George Caltsoudas
Production Design: Neil Uyetake
Editor: Sarah Gaydos
Editorial Assistant: Chase Marotz

The U.S.S. Discovery is a ship unlike any the galaxy’s ever seen, developing tech based on an unstable mycelial network… and it is all in the hands of Science Officer Lt. Stamets, tasked with perfecting it to win the war against the Klingons.

FC • 48 pages • $7.99

Sarah Gaydos Joins Oni Press as Editorial Director of Licensed Publishing

Oni Press has announced that Sarah Gaydos will be joining their editorial team as the new Editorial Director of Licensed Publishing. Gaydos, the Eisner Award, Ringo Award, and Diamond Gem winner for Love is Love, is formerly the Group Editor of IDW, where she championed such licensed titles as Star Trek and Jem and the Holograms.

Gaydos began her career at WildStorm, a future imprint of DC Comics, in 2006, first in the administration department, working her way into editorial. After joining IDW Publishing and eventually being promoted to Group Editor, Gaydos has found success editing original and licensed content. She’s known for her work on Star Trek, and her most recent Free Comic Book Day offering was nominated for a Diamond Gem award. She also found success in launching Disney’s standard character comics. Other partnerships include Hasbro, Dreamworks, CBS, Paramount, Blizzard Entertainment, Cartoon Network, and Scholastic. In 2016, Gaydos won the “Best of San Diego People” award for her work in lifting up women in comics, and also received the ComicsAlliance Outstanding Editor award. Additionally, Gaydos’ focus on original and licensed content for girls and those new to comics will continue at Oni Press, as the Editorial Director of Licensed Publishing.

Preview: Transformers vs. Visionaries #4

Transformers vs. Visionaries #4

Story: Magdalene Visaggio
Art: Fico Ossio
Color: David Garcia Cruz
Letterer: Shawn Lee
Cover A: Fico Ossio
Cover B: Luca Pizzari
Cover RI: Brendan Cahill, Lauren Bennett
Editors: Sarah Gaydos, David Mariotte

Leoric and Ironhide only have hours left to save Cybertron from destruction, while Virulina tries to harness the life energy of Leoric’s captured friends to accelerate the end. Now Leoric must somehow detonate the counter-wave bomb and rescue his people. And the clock is ticking.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Preview: Goosebumps: Download and Die! #1

Goosebumps: Download and Die! #1

Story: Jen Vaughn
Art: Michelle Wong
Color: Triona Tree Farrell
Letterer: Christa Miesner
Editor: Sarah Gaydos
Assistant Editor: Chase Marotz

When Mitra and her two besties find a phone with the latest and greatest technology and apps, they think they are dreaming. But when push (notifications) come to shove, they might be living a nightmare!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Preview: Jem and the Holograms: Dimensions #4

Jem and the Holograms: Dimensions #4

Story: Sina Grace, Kevin Panetta Art: Hannah Templer, Abby Boeh
Lettering: Shawn Lee Color: Heather Danforth
Editor: Sarah Gaydos Assistant Editor: Chase Marotz

In “Jemojis,” by Kevin Panetta with art by Abby Boeh, The Misfits go to war with The Holograms over Jem’s themed emoticon app for phones. Will The Holograms rule the app store, too?! Not if Pizzazz (and Techrat) can help it!

And in a special story from Sina Grace with art by Hannah Fisher, Pizzazz struggles to control her own narrative amidst a nightmare combo of reality TV, social media, and social climbers.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Preview: Transformers vs. Visionaries #3

Transformers vs. Visionaries #3

Story: Magdalene Visaggio Art: Fico Ossio Cover: Fico Ossio
Color: David Garcia Cruz Letterer: Shawn Lee
Editor: Sarah Gaydos, David Mariotte

The clock is ticking! Leoric finds himself exiled from New Prysmos by Virulina, who Merklynn has named the new leader of all the Visionaries. Can Leoric and his loyalists save Cybertron from being totally changed into a new homeworld for his people? Should they?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

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