Saturday is the big day for conventions. I’m sitting here writing at New York Comic Con in one of the rare seated areas, just bracing myself for the impact of the crowds. Crushed beyond belief, it can sometimes take you up to 45 minutes to cross from one side of the convention centre to the other.Continue reading Our Man In New York: New York Comic Con Day Three by Tony Esmond
It’s here! It’s fantastic! 2000AD, Europe’s longest running sci-fi action comic reaches its landmark 2,000th issue this week and some of the most prominent creators ever to grace its pages have returned for a 48-page celebration bonanza. Brian Bolland (Batman: The Killing Joke), Mick McMahon (The Last American), Dave Gibbons (Watchmen), and Kevin O’Neill (League ofContinue reading Something For The Weekend (w/c 26th September 2016): 2000AD Prog 2000 is here! Party Alert!
Comic book superstars Brian Bolland, Mick McMahon, Dave Gibbons and Kevin O’Neill are set to return to the pages of the legendary 2000AD for its 2000th issue, out later in the year – along with both classic characters such as Nemesis the Warlock, and new ones, too. Europe’s longest running science fiction-oriented action comic reaches itsContinue reading 2000AD Prog 2000 – Bolland, McMahon, Gibbons and O’Neill To Return!
Here’s this week’s list of comics on sale now in comic shops across the UK. As usual, our list highlights the work of British creators and publishers. 2000AD Prog 1950, on sale today, offers an ideal for new readers or those looking to return to the fold. This issue’s highlights include a new cover byContinue reading Something for the Weekend: US Comics On Sale 30th September 2015 – Jump On Board 2000AD!
2000AD are in the advance stages of putting together their Free Comic Book Day title for 2014 – a 48 page Free Comic Book Day edition with a cover by Henry Flint. The line up includes work from writers John Wagner, Alan Grant, Pat Mills, 2000AD editor Matt Smith (all right, 2000AD‘s human editor!), GordonContinue reading 2000AD Free Comic Book Day details emerge