NYCC 2016 Day 2 - Artists Alley

Our Man In New York: New York Comic Con Day Two by Tony Esmond

The second day of the New York Comic Con 2016 was pretty ruddy great. I managed to blag it early into the Dealers Hall, which seemed eerily empty compared to the crazy hours of opening yesterday. During this magical hour I got to handle and gaze at some incredible original art… Thor Kirby pages, Steve DitkoContinue reading Our Man In New York: New York Comic Con Day Two by Tony Esmond

Awesome Comics Podcast Episode 14 Brian Vander

Awesome Comics Podcast Episode 14: Comic Artist Brian Vander

The boys at the Awesome Comics Podcast get all transatlantic this week when Dan Butcher, Vince Hunt and Tony Esmond interview the titan of pencils Brian Vander. This particular Chicago creator is working on the long form webcomic The World of Grey and chats about its inception and his work process. It’s fair to say thatContinue reading Awesome Comics Podcast Episode 14: Comic Artist Brian Vander

World of Grey - Sample Art

Webcomic Review – World of Grey

    Written by Bobby Lucenti Art by Brian Vander Webcomic available for free at www.worldofgreycomic.com The Story: Waking in a world far advanced than the one he remembers and bound with a highly advanced exoskin of unknown origins and seemingly unlimited potential, Jonathan Grey learns that fifty two years of his life has been lived…byContinue reading Webcomic Review – World of Grey

Looking Back on 2014: Creators Choose their ‘Top Three’ comics

As 2014 draws to a close, here at downthetubes we thought it might be fun to contact some of the creators we have featured on the site this year and beyond and ask them what comics have caught their eye. I limited it to a ‘Top Three’ list. Ready for the roller coaster? It’s justContinue reading Looking Back on 2014: Creators Choose their ‘Top Three’ comics