Ace media magazine Tripwire is back with another info-packed issue! The Eagle Award-nominated British-American magazine about comics and genre culture returns this July bringing even more of the quality features … Continue Reading Tripwire returns with Futurama, Straczynski, Cornell and Michael Moorcock goodness
Opening today at Tate Britain in London is the new exhibition ‘Rude Britannia’, which traces the history of British comic art from Hogarth to the present day. In an hour-long … Continue Reading Radio Show spotlights Rude Britannia exhibition
British comics creator Tony Lee is a busy man: popping up at the Bristol Comic Expo last weekend, writing a number of projects, with more in the pipeline. This week, … Continue Reading Tony Lee taks Zombies — and Jane Austen!
Top British comics and media podcast service Geek Syndicate has secured something of a well-deserved exclusive – a 45 minute interview with Jonathan Ross about about the success of his … Continue Reading Ross Talks Turf with Geek Syndicate
(Via Blimey! It’s a Blog About Comics): Animation expert, comics creator and comics teacher Tim Perkins was interviewed on the John Gillmore show on BBC Lancashire this week, talking about … Continue Reading Tim Perkins interviewed on the BBC
Above: Richmond Clements (Richmond is on the left. Picture courtesy Richmond Clements) Richmond Clements is one of the busiest men working on the British independent comics scene today. While holding … Continue Reading Richmond Clements: One Highly Explosive Writer!
In the first of this month’s shows from the Strip! podcast team on ResonanceFM and online about the portrayal of masculinity in American comic books, Alex Fitch talks to writer … Continue Reading Strip! – Philosophers, Gods and Monsters
DC Thomson editor Bill Graham – whose credits include Starblazer, Warlord and Spike and had a long and varied career with the Dundee-based company – has just retired. Previously interviewed … Continue Reading DC Thomson bids farewell to Bill Graham
Back in 2008, during the publication run of Captain Britain and MI13 by Marvel Comics, downthetubes regular contributor and Judge Dredd: The Megazine feature writer Matt Badham conducted an interview … Continue Reading Paul Cornell: Hanging with the Captain
Longtime downthetubes readers know this site trades news items with the superb science fiction TV, film and genre site SciFiPulse, but what with recent holidays here in the tubes, we’ve … Continue Reading British Comic Creator Interviews on SciFiPulse