Ande Parks is nominated for a Harvey Award.
April 2-3: Planet Comicon is held at the Overland Park International Trade Center. Media guests include Jeremy Bulloch, Peter Mayhew, Noel Niell, Scott Schwartz, Angela Melini, and Destiny Davis. Comics guests include Michael Turner, Peter Steigerwald, Phil Hester, Ande Parks, Bruce Jones, B. Clay Moore, Jeremy Haun, Jai Nitz, wrestler The Mighty Sequoia, Steve Englehart, Marshall Rogers, Terry Austin, Angel Medina, Josh Blaylock, Tommy Castillo, Andy Lee, Monte Moore, Rich Burchett, Kerry Callen, Anna-Maria Cool, Rudy Garcia, Mike Huddleston, Jennifer Janesko, Bill Morrison, Jeff Moy, Phil Moy, Dave Nestler, Kelly Seda, Rick Stasi, Alonzo Washington, and Mike Worley, Sean Geabhart, Mike Sullivan
July: Capote in Kansas is published by Oni Press. This is the second graphic novel by writer Ande Parks to feature historical events in the Kansas City region. The book is illustrated by Chris Samnee. The story centers on the time that Truman Capote and Harper Lee spend in Kansas researching Capote’s novel In Cold Blood.