Lakes Festival Focus: Corey Brotherson

Lakes Festival Focus: Corey Brotherson

Every year, in the countdown to the Lakes International Comic Art Festival, we bring you a series of interviews with guests at the event. This “Festival Focus” for 2018 is Corey Brotherson, a writer and editor with over 15 years’ experience writing copy and content for websites, publishers, magazines and TV. He’s also scribed a variety ofContinue reading Lakes Festival Focus: Corey Brotherson

Bristol Comic and Zine Fair 2018

Bristol Comic and Zine Fair returns in October

The Bristol Comic and Zine Fair returns on Saturday 6th October 2018, celebrating the world of DIY and independent publishing. The fair brings together artists, writers, and publishers from across Bristol and further afield for a one-day market. Established in 2011 to give artists interested in self-publishing a chance to sell their work and to inviteContinue reading Bristol Comic and Zine Fair returns in October

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In Review: Judas by Jeff Loveness, Jakub Rebelka and Colin Bell

Jeff Loveness, Jakub Rebelka, Colin Bell Boom! Studios “No… Not here. I don’t belong here. But the voice comes… And whispers the truth: ‘Yes. This was always the end. This was always your story’” The most famous betrayal in history; two friends, inseparable then sundered in a violent, bloody scene. No, not friends, more, oneContinue reading In Review: Judas by Jeff Loveness, Jakub Rebelka and Colin Bell

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BBC Radio 4 Extra re-broadcasts Danny Wallace’s Beano documentary, “Menace to Society”

Author and broadcaster Danny Wallace is a lifelong Beano fan who grew up in Dundee, the home of the comic – and The Dandy, too, and in a BBC Radio 4 Extra programme Menace to Society, first broadcast when the comic reached its 75th anniversary, currently back on the station’s web site, he looks at theContinue reading BBC Radio 4 Extra re-broadcasts Danny Wallace’s Beano documentary, “Menace to Society”

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Making a Difference: Special Effect – The Gamers’ Charity

Holly Rose Swinyard explores the life-changing work of the Oxford-based Special Effect – The Gamers’ Charity, who put fun and inclusion back into the lives of people with physical disabilities by helping them to play video games. By using technology ranging from modified joypads to eye-control, they’re finding a way for people to play to theContinue reading Making a Difference: Special Effect – The Gamers’ Charity