Ken Reid’s Creepy Creations

Sneak Peek: Ken Reid’s Creepy Creations

Ken Reid’s Creepy Creations is available to order now from publisher Rebellion’s web shop, ahead of its release at the end of November. Debuting in March 1973, in the first issue of Shiver and Shake, a two comics in one comic just like Whizzer and Chips, “Creepy Creations” was a back page feature that enabledContinue reading Sneak Peek: Ken Reid’s Creepy Creations

Daredevil (Charlie Cox) and Wilson Fisk aka Kingpin ( Vincent D'Onofrio) in a scene from Daredevil Season 3, available now ion Netflix

Get under Daredevil’s skin with “The Devil is in the Details”

Just as Daredevil season 3 arrives on Netflix, you may want to check out Sequart’s book The Devil is in the Details: Examining Matt Murdock and Daredevil, edited by indy comics darling Ryan K. Lindsay, covering all aspects of the blind vigilante’s history. For half a century, Daredevil has been an outsider and a paradox, a loner, aContinue reading Get under Daredevil’s skin with “The Devil is in the Details”

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James Bond returns to Playboy for special comic story as part of “James Bond Origin”

Ian Fleming Publications and Dynamite will be bringing a standalone James Bond Origin story to the November/December issue of Playboy. The special six-page story from James Bond Origin, which recently debuted at Dynamite, has been produced by the creative team of writer Jeff Parker (Future Quest, Thunderbolts, Batman ’66), artist Bob Q (The Green Hornet), colourist Jordie Bellaire, andContinue reading James Bond returns to Playboy for special comic story as part of “James Bond Origin”

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Marjorie Liu and Sana Takeda’s “Monstress” wins at the British Fantasy Awards

The autumn season means it is time for the annual British Fantasy Society‘s convention and the BFS Awards. The second volume of Marjorie Liu and Sana Takeda‘s rather glorious Monstress (published by Image) won the Best Comic / Graphic Novel category on Sunday at Fantasycon. This follows another major science fiction and fantasy con, Worldcon,Continue reading Marjorie Liu and Sana Takeda’s “Monstress” wins at the British Fantasy Awards

Masters of Comic Book Art: Pino Dell’Orco

downthetubes contributor Colin Noble has a remarkable collection of Picture Library comics and we’ve featured his researches into just how often some classic tales – and covers have been re-used down the years. Here’s another gem, but this one by the brilliant Italian artist Pino Dell’Orco, also has some grounding in historical fact. Published backContinue reading Masters of Comic Book Art: Pino Dell’Orco