Michael Son


As Editor, Michael has grown Tapas' community of independent creators, from 8 to 65,000 members.


Developing Anime & Manga in the West: Expanding webcomic IP into tv, film, podcasts, & more!
Leading digital comic book platform, Tapas Media, explores the steps of how indie webcomic creators can creatively and commercially build their story, characters, worlds and brand for future multimedia expansion. With tv, podcast, and live-action, and anime/animation partnerships in the works, join the publishing team, producers, and comic creators as they discuss how creators can grow your comic book IPs.

When: Friday - July 3 at 7:55 PM - 8:40 PM PDT (see timezone chart)
Where: Twitch - Channel 2

As Editor, Michael has grown Tapas’ community of independent creators, from 8 to 65,000 members. He has helmed notable digital comics projects including Cheshire Crossing with Andy Weir (author of The Martian) and Sarah Andersen (creator of Adulthood is a Myth, FANGS), as well as Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy, a modern adaptation of Little Women with an all-star art team physically published by Hachette. He graduated from UC Berkeley where he facilitated a course on publishing creator-owned comics.

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