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Charlie Adlard wins Sergio Aragones International Award For Excellence In Comic Art

The Walking Dead artist Charlie Adlard won the Sergio Aragones International Award For Excellence In Comic Art at this year’s Reubens Awards, held over the weekend at the inaugural NCSFest in Huntington Beach, California. Charlie will collect his Award at the Lakes International Comic Art Festival in Kendal, Cumbria, in October. “I’m honoured, overjoyed, and humbled,”Continue reading Charlie Adlard wins Sergio Aragones International Award For Excellence In Comic Art

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First Look: Kieron Gillen and Dan Mora’s Once & Future #1 From BOOM! Studios

US publisher BOOM! Studios revealed a first look at Once & Future #1, an extra-sized issue kicking off an all-new limited series from New York Times bestselling writer Kieron Gillen (The Wicked + The Divine, Star Wars) and Russ Manning Award-winning artist Dan Mora (Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Klaus), introducing retired monster hunter Bridgette McGuireContinue reading First Look: Kieron Gillen and Dan Mora’s Once & Future #1 From BOOM! Studios

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Rocky Race, Roy of the Rovers sister, stars in new free Women’s World Cup story

The National Literacy Trust, Rebellion and The Football Association have teamed up to launch a free live story starring Rocky Race, sister of Roy (Roy of the Rovers), following the journey of England’s Lionesses at the FIFA Women’s World Cup in France this summer (7th June – 7th July 2019). The story is being writtenContinue reading Rocky Race, Roy of the Rovers sister, stars in new free Women’s World Cup story

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Rebellion announces new “Trigan Empire” collections, launching in 2020

2000 AD publishers Rebellion have announced a collected edition program for the classic British comic strip “The Rise and Fall of the Trigan Empire“, co-created by Mike Butterworth and Don Lawrence, launching March 2020. The new mass market collections, which will be release as part of the company’s Treasury of British Comics, were announced at theContinue reading Rebellion announces new “Trigan Empire” collections, launching in 2020

Pictured left to right: Breakthrough co-ordinator Tim Pilcher with participants Danny Christie, Hannah Hodgson, Michael Lightfoot, Abbigayle Bircham and Halima Hassan at Chicheley Hall, Buckinghamshire, in May 2019

Lakes International Comic Art Festival Breakthrough new creators project gets underway

The Lakes International Comic Art Festival has held the first workshops for its ambitious Breakthrough project, which aims to give under-represented individuals a chance to express themselves through the medium of comics. Five aspiring comic creators – Abbigayle Bircham, Danny Christie, Halima Hassan, Hannah Hodgson and Michael Lightfoot – are taking part in the inaugural 18-month mentoring initiative,Continue reading Lakes International Comic Art Festival Breakthrough new creators project gets underway