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In Review: Space Ace Issue 12

The final issue of Space Ace Issue 12 – is available now, collecting four adventures of the space hero created by Ron Turner, the artist best known perhaps for his work on “The Daleks” for TV Century 21 – and the story of how he secured that commission is covered in a feature in thisContinue reading In Review: Space Ace Issue 12

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In Review: Mancunian #1

Published by Volcano Comics Created and Edited by Brian M. Clarke and John JJ Jackson Art by John JJ Jackson, Colour by David Robinson, Spot Art by Nick H. Jackson, Back Cover by John Royle Out: Now – available from eBay | Forbidden Planet Manchester | WOW Comics The Book: A tribute to Silver AgeContinue reading In Review: Mancunian #1

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In Review: Shazam!

Reviewed by Tim Robins We all have a superhero inside of us — it just takes a bit of magic to bring it out. In 14-year-old Billy Batson’s case, all he needs to do is shout out one word to transform into the adult superhero Shazam. Still a kid at heart, Shazam revels in theContinue reading In Review: Shazam!

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In Review: Being Frank: The Chris Sievey Story

By “Tim Bobbins” Being Frank: The Chris Sievey Story, a 2014 documentary about the life of Chris Seivey and his big headed persona ‘Frank Sidebottom’ has finally found distribution after starting life as a Kick-Starter campaign. Picturehouse offered Brighton an unadventurous two screenings, one at each of its Duke of York’s cinemas. Both screenings wereContinue reading In Review: Being Frank: The Chris Sievey Story

Blossoms in Autumn by Zidrou, Aimée de Jongh

In Review: Blossoms in Autumn

Blossoms in Autumn By Zidrou, Aimée de Jongh Translated by Matt Madden Published by SelfMadeHero Blossoms in Autumn, a collaboration between Belgian writer Zidrou and Dutch creator Aimée de Jongh, touches on a subject we don’t see all too often – love in later life. We open with Mediterranea, a lady of mature years, dealingContinue reading In Review: Blossoms in Autumn