When Marvel UK shrunk its original strip output in the mid-1990s, not being a 2000AD reader, I had nowhere to go. I came to find that the small press, often … Continue Reading Celebrating the British Small Press: 60 Great Small Comic Press (Part Three)
When Marvel UK shrunk its original strip output in the mid-1990s, not being a 2000AD reader, I had nowhere to go. I came to find that the small press, often … Continue Reading Celebrating the British Small Press: 60 Great Small Comic Press (Part Two)
Just over a week ago the British small press lost one of its most hardworking and consistent artists – the incredible Stephen Prestwood. I’d worked with him – watched him drawing … Continue Reading In Memoriam: Comic Artist Stephen Prestwood
“Older Than the Hills”, the new graphic serial by Martin Hayes and Chris Askham launches as part of Volume 18 of David Lloyd’s digital magazine Aces Weekly today (7th September). High … Continue Reading Aces Weekly sees debut of “Older Than the Hills”, return of Humph the Cat and Psycho Gran!
London Super Comic Con was held at the Excel Centre in the Docklands again this year and is fast becoming one of my favourite comic events. I popped in for Day … Continue Reading London Super Comic Con 2015 – A DownTheTubes Photo Report
A new graphic novel by Martin Hayes and Chris Askham – Abominable Glory – is a gut-ripping yarn of blood and bullets, monsters and madmen, and bravery beyond belief … Continue Reading Sneak Peek: Abominable Glory set to launch at London SuperCon
The Psychedelic Journal of Time Travel – Volume 4 Edited by Owen Watts and Geoffrey Crescent Cover Art by Alex Ronald Released at the Melksham Comics Festiaval earlier this year … Continue Reading In Review: The Psychedelic Journal of Time Travel – Volume 4
A new issue of Paragon, one of Britain’s terrific independently published anthologies is out now, just in time for Christmas – 44 pages of wonderful comic strips wrapped in a … Continue Reading Paragon Issue 15 delivered in time for Christmas – what a great present!
Indie comic creator Davey Candlish has announced the release of a second volume of Jikan stories, a character featured in Paragon comic. “It looks even better than Book One (as … Continue Reading Paragon team release new Jikan collection
Issue 8 of the indie comic anthology Paragon is just out featuring a complete 15 page adventure starring the time-travelling demon-hunting Japanese warrior Jikan, ending the current story arc written … Continue Reading Vatican hitman, Japanese warriors and more in Paragon 8