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

Last Driver - Cover

In Review: The Last Driver

Written by Chris Baker Art by Shaky Kane 56 pages – Full Colour Published by Dead Canary Comics “In a world riddled with death, despair and giant man-eating monsters, one man does his best to not let the apocalypse get him down! Meet Frank Sudden, a no-nonsense thrill seeker who’s just trying to enjoy life…Continue reading In Review: The Last Driver

Cosplay at Nottingham Comic Convention 2016

In Pictures: Nottingham Comic Convention 2016

We all do stuff for the love of comics. We do it for free, especially on great sites like downthetubes. Sadly, it would seem are there those on the edges of our industry, our community, with a different view point, such as event organisers whose intent is to charge fans admission to their events, then rinse youContinue reading In Pictures: Nottingham Comic Convention 2016