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Vaughn Bode’s Cobalt 60 returns in New Augmented Reality Graphic Novel by his son

Heavy Metal and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles artist Mark Bodé is to launch a new graphic novel, based on one of his father Vaughn Bodé’s earliest works – the ground-breaking Cobalt 60. In the late 1960s, Vaughn Bodé was one of the most influential and controversial artists in publishing. Creator of such iconic characters as CheechContinue reading Vaughn Bode’s Cobalt 60 returns in New Augmented Reality Graphic Novel by his son

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Who the heck are Europe Comics, anyway? A quick guide to this exciting pan-European project

Many comics fans with a social media presence may have noticed sponsored ads for a project called Europe Comics popping up in their feeds. I’ve run a couple of stories on some books and re-posted some of their items, but I hadn’t quite appreciated just how ambitious or exciting this project was until they postedContinue reading Who the heck are Europe Comics, anyway? A quick guide to this exciting pan-European project

Soaring Penguin’s “Meanwhile…” anthology will return next year with more new Strangehaven

London-basex Soaring Penguin Press has announced a revamp for its acclaimed (but, sadly, low selling) anthology, Meanwhile…, which features all-new “Strangehaven” by Gary Spencer Millidge and David Hine and Mark Stafford’s terrific “The Bad, Bad Place“. “Essentially, sales were less than what were required to make the previous format financially viable,” notes Gary in a postContinue reading Soaring Penguin’s “Meanwhile…” anthology will return next year with more new Strangehaven

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Crowdfunding Spotlight: TorsoBear – The Final Chapter

Independent comics creator and publisher Brett Uren has just launched the Kickstarter for Torsobear: Back on the Blocks – the third and final volume of the much-praised cartoon noir comic book about toy-on-toy crime in a fantastic city of playthings, created by Brett with many fantastic contributing writers and artists. “What Torsobear does magnificently is transplant the worldContinue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight: TorsoBear – The Final Chapter

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Sean Michael Wilson and Michiru Morikawa out to Challenge with “Breaking The Ten”

Out today from US publisher NBM in all good comic and books shops if Breaking the Ten, the first of a two-volume story by Sean Michael Wilson and Michiru Morikawa. In troubling times, some people find comfort in religion. But sometimes, it can cause people to turn on it entirely – and Sean Michael Wilson examinesContinue reading Sean Michael Wilson and Michiru Morikawa out to Challenge with “Breaking The Ten”