OK Comics Rocket Fule Beer Launch (Apollo Graphic Novel)

Comics and Beer? No-one’s going to find that attractive, right? But if you do…

. For those of you who once shocked the French in Angoulême during their annual BD Festival by drinking bars dry, and those of you who’ve laughed when hotels fail to understand some comic fans capacity for drinking… there’s good news, because three “comic and beer” events are coming your way this month. (Please note,Continue reading Comics and Beer? No-one’s going to find that attractive, right? But if you do…

Apollo 50 - The Next Giant Leap. Image: NASA

As NASA celebrates 60 years, Apollo’s 50th Anniversary celebrations gathers pace, offers us opportunity to remind you about a great new graphic novel!

In the run up to the 60th anniversary of its establishment as a US government agency this year, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) you may have missed that it unveiled an official logo to mark the upcoming 50th anniversary of the Apollo Program. NADA was established on 29th July 1958, with the signingContinue reading As NASA celebrates 60 years, Apollo’s 50th Anniversary celebrations gathers pace, offers us opportunity to remind you about a great new graphic novel!

In Preview: Apollo, a stunning new graphic novel about the first Moon landing, touches down in stores next month

Out next month from SelfMadeHero is the eagerly- anticipated Apollo, written Dead Canary Comics founders Chris Baker and Matt Fitch with art by Mike Collins – and this story of the first moon landing is looking absolutely stunning. Apollo is a full-length graphic novel published by SelfMadeHero and part-funded by Arts Council England, recounting the story of theContinue reading In Preview: Apollo, a stunning new graphic novel about the first Moon landing, touches down in stores next month

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First impressions of the first issue of new comics magazine, ComicScene UK

ComicScene UK, the new subscription only title, launches 1st May 2018 in print and digital format – and publisher Tony Foster is hoping to fund comic workshops for young people with part of the profits. I really hope you’ll give this new magazine a try. It’s an effervescent mix of comics past and present that IContinue reading First impressions of the first issue of new comics magazine, ComicScene UK

Markosia announces “Apollo” SuperCon Exclusive

Independent British publishers Markosia have added another Limited Edition London Super Comic Convention Exclusive to their roster – an over-sized version of one of their latest graphic novels, Apollo by Erik von Wodtke and Douglas A. Sirois. Just 50 copies of the new 12″ version will be made available at the London Super Comic ConventionContinue reading Markosia announces “Apollo” SuperCon Exclusive