Cosplayer Gingersnap at London Super Comic Con. She's been a cosplayer for about seven years. Photo: Antony Esmond

London Super Comic Con 2016 – A View From The Floor

It was a long but laugh filled weekend. “I’m still here. I’m hiding under the stage. It is dark and I really need the toilet…” This year at the London Super Comic Con was an absolute blast. I’m going to hazard a guess and say that it was quieter than previous years (BBC’s Newsbeat estimatedContinue reading London Super Comic Con 2016 – A View From The Floor

10 Days to Mancster Con 2015, celebrating indie sequential art in the North West

  There are just ten days to go to MancsterCon 2015 on 29th August 2015, which will be held at the University of Salford Media City campus. Featured guests include Adam Cadwell, creator of Blood Blokes and Lydia Wysocki, creator of the Newcastle Science Comic, among others. MancsterCon is a Manchester based weekend bonanza of sequential art where writers, artists, animators, otaku, cosplayersContinue reading 10 Days to Mancster Con 2015, celebrating indie sequential art in the North West

Photo Review: East London Comics and Arts Festival 2015

The 4th East London Comics and Arts Festival (ELCAF) was held today in the hip East End of London, just off Mare Street between Hackney and Bethnal Green. Spread between two warehouse style venues  it was once again a combination of the cool and the comics. This festival is the brainchild of the ever excellent NoBrowContinue reading Photo Review: East London Comics and Arts Festival 2015

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Chris Doherty: Bringing His Own Look to Sherlock Holmes

I’m a big Sherlock Holmes fan and have been since I was a child. I was pretty excited, therefore, when I heard that some my favourite creators – John Reppion, Leah Moore, Adam Cadwell and Chris Doherty – were getting together to produce a new comic strip featuring the character. It’s called “The Problem ofContinue reading Chris Doherty: Bringing His Own Look to Sherlock Holmes

Great Beast Comics Shutdown Sale

Sad news as Great Beast Comics announces it will shutter in January

  Great Beast Comics, a group of independent comic creators self publishing their work to a professional level founded in April 2012 by Adam Cadwell and Marc Ellerby has announced it is to shut down next month after just two years publishing some amazing, fun, poppy, accessible, and entertaining stories which can be enjoyed by a wide age rangeContinue reading Sad news as Great Beast Comics announces it will shutter in January