Category: Press Coverage

Focus Comic Community outreach event at Justice comics Featured on Fox 10 Phoenix

Thank you Fox 10 Phoenix for doing a special feature on Focus Comic’s community outreach event at Justice Comics Store. Yvonne Wan, Douglas Hebert and Matthew Goebel (our 11 year old autistic trading card intern) had fun meeting TV presenter Cory McCloskey and camera king Mike Robison. Young Matthew felt very encouraged by the positive attention that he received. Check… Read more →

Focus Comic is featured in the Arizona Republic Newspapers

Focus comic and our Creator Yvonne Wan was featured in the state news paper in relation to why she created Focus Comic and how her project is helping to support autistic kids through the arts. Please grab a copy of the newspaper if you can. It’s a great read! Many thanks to everyone for their continued support. https://www.azcentral.com/story/entertainment/books/2021/04/25/phoenix-superhero-focus-autistic-fights-crime/7344100002/ Read more →

ABC15 News honors Douglas Hebert with a Hero Award for his contribution to society through the Focus Comic Project

Thank you ABC15 News for honoring Douglas Hebert with a hero award for his contribution to society through the Focus comic project. Douglas Hebert is a certified art teacher and is the main artist for Focus comic, and is responsible for coaching the Focus comic interns to help them fulfill their creative potential. Doug is also the head art teacher… Read more →

Focus comic feature interview on The CW

Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, art by professionals and interns with autism. A feature interview was aired on The CW on Sunday 7.30pm. It is also available to watch online here: https://www.yourphx.com/positively-arizona/local-comic-book-highlights-autism_20190603191434/2049443121?fbclid=IwAR0687QkxWiOxjXdLMbV-VYt7jW1478c2mDz_ApuO-dSXencYdbMqLZhpvI In addition, click here to watch a different live feed interview with them by clicking here: We were excited to speak with… Read more →

ABC4 Utah interviews Tony Todd, Yvonne Wan And Douglas Hebert about Focus comic at Fanx

Thank you Rosie Nguyen of ABC4 News in Salt Lake city for interviewing Tony Todd, Yvonne Wan and Douglas Hebert about Focus comic and autism awareness. Check out the film on their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/abc4utah/videos/435300813946060/UzpfSTEwMDAwMDAzODU4OTkyMToyNTA4NTEzNDQyNDkzMjUx/ If you do not use facebook, here is a You Tube link you may view the interview at: Thanks ABC4 for supporting autism awareness! Read more →