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Dark Horse bags “Criminy”, new Original Graphic Novel from Roger Langridge and Ryan Ferrier

Criminy - Cover

US publisher Dark Horse has announce Criminy, a new graphic novel from Roger Langridge, the Eisner and Harvey award-winning creator of SNARKED, and Ryan Ferrier, the critically acclaimed writer of Kennel Block Blues.

Roger and Ryan unite to co-create this humorous, absurd tale about a family on the run with Ryan writing the Criminy family’s adventures and Roger taking point on the trade paperback’s beautiful art. (There are some smashing pencil pages on Roger’s web site).

Criminy - Sample Art

An all ages title, Criminy follows Daggum Criminy as his peaceful life is suddenly interrupted when pirates invade his island. This invasion casts Criminy’s family out as refugees into the wild unknown in search of a new home.

Soon, the Criminys find themselves hopping from one strange locale to another, each with their own bizarre environment, people, and challenges; putting Daggum and family in constant peril as they search for a new peaceful place to call home.

• The Criminy TPB goes on sale 19th September 2018, and is available for preorder from all good bookshops and your local comic shop

• Check out Roger’s official site at hotelfred.blogspot.com

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John Freeman

The founder of downthetubes, John works as a comics editor, writer, as Creative Consultant on the Dan Dare audio adventures for B7 Media, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. Working in British comics publishing for over 30 years, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Magazine and Babylon 5 Magazine. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War and “Dan Dare”. 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.

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