Eagle Daze 8 – TV21, Candy & Lady Penelope

Eagle Daze: The Life and Times of Leonard James Matthews – Part Eight

Leonard Matthews, General Managing Editor of Fleetway and the Eagle Group of Comics, was a Creative Visionary… but that, Roger Perry argues in his extensive biography of the man which continues here on downthetubes, is only due to him having utilised the ideas of others. Here, Roger recalls the creation of Martspress, the company that wouldContinue reading Eagle Daze: The Life and Times of Leonard James Matthews – Part Eight

Art from Kelly Sue DeConnick’s "Bitch Planet", published through Image Comics

Framed! Britain’s Observer newspaper meets the creators shaking up modern comics

No longer the preserve of the hardcore geek, comics are moving away from superheroes and into a new golden age of creativity and diversity. Andrew Harrsion at The Observer talked to the indie writers and artists inking the changes this weekend, including Kieron Gillen. (Confusingly, the feature is published on The Guardian‘s web site with limited ObserverContinue reading Framed! Britain’s Observer newspaper meets the creators shaking up modern comics