Dan Butcher. Photo © Tony Esmond

In Review: London Super Comic Con 2017 

Tony Esmond reports on one of the most eagerly-anticipated comics events in Britain’s capital this year, focusing mainly on the independent titles and creators at the event… It has just been London Super Comic Con for 2017. Yesterday, I got home after a hot train journey carrying far too many, rubbish carrier bags on overly-packedContinue reading In Review: London Super Comic Con 2017 

The Pull List #4 - Cover

New Issue of “The Pull List” probes future of digital comics with Aces Weekly’s David Lloyd

The latest issue of Pipedream Comics‘ indie digital comics fanzine The Pull List is set to be released today, Thursday 1st December 2016. “This issue, we look at the Future of Digital Comics with Aces Weekly’s David Lloyd, Expanded Comics’ Diego Escalada tells us about Dark Pulsar,” editor Alex Thomas tells us of Issue Four,Continue reading New Issue of “The Pull List” probes future of digital comics with Aces Weekly’s David Lloyd

The Goodies

It’s Time For… the Awesome Comics Podcast Catch Up!

I’m not quite sure why the wonderful woolly mammoth that is Awesome Podcast and downthetubes contributor Tony Esmond doesn’t plug said ACP here himself (perhaps he’s too shy, or just busy with his night job as a Steven Seagal impersonator), but anyway, we’re behind promoting this lively audio forum for independent comics again! So, what haveContinue reading It’s Time For… the Awesome Comics Podcast Catch Up!

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

Vanguard Promotional Art

In Review: Vanguard Book One

Vanguard is created, written and illustrated by Dan Butcher Book one cover pencils/inks by Chris Imber, Colours by Dan Butcher Follow the strip online on VanguardComic.com The Book:  Vanguard: In the near future, a small team of genetically engineered metahumans defend our country’s interests at home and abroad. They are the Vanguard. Set predominately inContinue reading In Review: Vanguard Book One