Rebellion confirms ownership of the “TV21” brand

2000AD publisher Rebellion has confirmed to downthetubes that they own the TV21 brand, which suggests they also own TV Tornado and Solo – and, possibly, rights to some non-TV strips published by City Editions in the 1960sContinue reading Rebellion confirms ownership of the “TV21” brand

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Awesome Reads launches at San Diego Comic-Con, Richard Dinnick announced as Director of Publishing

Awesome Media & Entertainment, the IP and production company founded by writer-producer Jeff Norton, is launching a new graphic novel studio after the successful launch of its fiction publishing imprint Awesome Reads last year – and prolific comics writer Richard Dinnick has joined the company as Director of Publishing. The company says Awesome Reads willContinue reading Awesome Reads launches at San Diego Comic-Con, Richard Dinnick announced as Director of Publishing

View of Earth from orbit taken during the Apollo 11 mission. Image: NASA

Apollo 11 at 50: The Race to the Moon – The Journey to the Moon

50 years ago today, Apollo 11 and its crew were on the first day of their journey from Earth orbit to lunar orbit. As much as science fiction stories suggest that space travel is fast, in reality the distances involved are so enormous that it does take time – it would take three days toContinue reading Apollo 11 at 50: The Race to the Moon – The Journey to the Moon

Barking by Lucy Sullivan

Lakes International Comic Art Festival graphic novel launches revealed

This year’s Lakes International Comic Art Festival in October in Kendal, will see the launch of several new graphic novels, including Barking by Lucy Sullivan from Unbound, commissioned by the organisation. The weekend-long event in Kendal will also see a quick fire celebration of Myriad Editions first Graphic Novel Competition, spotlighting some terrific new works. The FestivalContinue reading Lakes International Comic Art Festival graphic novel launches revealed

Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast 56 - Emma Vieceli

Lakes Festival Podcast chats BREAKS 2 with artist Emma Vieceli

This week, the Lakes International Comic Art Festival podcast welcomes back artist Emma Vieceli, who pops on the show to talk about her new book, Breaks 2 Special Edition, currently funding on Kickstarter, a young adult drama, LGBTQ and romance story. In BREAKS – a book recommended for ages 16 plus, available online and the first volume availableContinue reading Lakes Festival Podcast chats BREAKS 2 with artist Emma Vieceli