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New Beano offers free copy of 2019 annual in limited distribution promotion

This week’s Beano (Issue 3977) is getting a limited distribution promotion, offering a bagged, free copy of the 2019 Beano Annual with purchase at participating WHSmith stores, which appear to be those at railway stations and airports. It got a good “box out” to grab attention in the comic section of stores such as theContinue reading New Beano offers free copy of 2019 annual in limited distribution promotion

Creating Comics: Artist Paul McCaffrey, artist on the new Joe 90 comic from Network

Following up on our news item about Volume 4 of Network‘s Joe 90 Blu-Ray collections, which featuresĀ a brand-new comic featuring art from acclaimed comics artist Paul McCaffrey, we’ve pinned him up against BIG RAT to ask him about the project. The story in the new comic offers a cracking adventure with Joe and the team,Continue reading Creating Comics: Artist Paul McCaffrey, artist on the new Joe 90 comic from Network

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Jump on Board: Latest 2000AD offers all-new Thrills

There’s a cracking issue of 2000AD on sale now in all good UK newsagents and comic shops – and digital platforms – with all-new stories starting throughout, offering a great chance to either start reading the Galaxy’s Greatest Comic, or returning to see what you’ve missed. With a glorious wraparound cover from “Kingmaker” artist LeighContinue reading Jump on Board: Latest 2000AD offers all-new Thrills

Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast Episode 48 - Tim Pilcher

Tim Pilcher reveals more about Breakthrough project for new comic creators

On the latest episode of the Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast, editor and publisher Tim Pilcher talks about the new, recently launched Breakthrough project, aimed at encouraging new and upcoming comics talent. Tim is running Breakthrough for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival through 2019 and into 2020 resulting in the opportunity for newContinue reading Tim Pilcher reveals more about Breakthrough project for new comic creators