Sneak Peek: 100% Biodegradable Issue 17 – Switchblades and Skowdogs!

100% BIodegradable Issue 17 Cover - Rourke of the Radlands - Fool's Gold

With Issue 17 of the digital anthology comic 100% Biodegradable nearing completion, here’s a preview of some of the strips appearing inside.

100% BIodegradable Issue 17 Sample ArtIn “Capsule” by Brian Pearlman and Armin Ozdic (with colours by Liam O’Connor and letters by Ken Reynolds) a musician seeks shelter from the rain in a hotel from hell.

100% BIodegradable Issue 17 Sample ArtIn “Waste Of Time” by Tony Suleri and David Hailwood, a scientist solves mankind’s waste crisis by using the past as a dumping ground… with dire consequences!

In the third part of “Skowdogs” (written by John Freeman and David Hailwood, and illustrated by Dave Thomson), the crew of the Skow face off against an ancient alien race, deadly mercenaries, and technology gone haywire.

100% BIodegradable Issue 17 SwitchbladeAnd in the concluding part of Alan Burrows and Paul H Birch‘s “Switchblade”, the titular character finds himself up to his neck in giant psychotic dentistry obsessed mutant germs!

100% BIodegradable Issue 17 Rourke100% Biodegradable Issue 17, on sale soon, also features “Rourke of the Radlands- Fool’s Gold” by David Hailwood, drawn by Bill Storie, coloured by Brett Burbridge and lettered by Ken Reynolds. This is an all-new story continuing the adventures of a character created by John Freeman and Wonder Woman artist Liam Sharp.

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John Freeman

The founder of downthetubes, John describes himself as is a "freelance comics operative", working as an editor, as Creative Consultant on the Dan Dare audio adventures for B7 Media, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. John has worked in British comics publishing for over 30 years. His credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine at Marvel UK and Star Trek Magazine and Babylon 5 Magazine at Titan Magazines. He also edited STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics, including Team M.O.B.I.L.E. and The Beatles Story. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War and “Dan Dare” for Tian Books. He’s the writer of “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz, published on Tapastic; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood for digital comic 100% Biodegradable.