Glarnies, Green Berets & Goons

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Glarnies, Green Berets & Goons

Seeking crowdfunding on Unbound, Glarnies, Green Berets & Goons is a new book by Julie Warren, aiming to tell the remarkable story of Larry Stephens, a World War Two commando who transformed British comedy. British popular culture would probably be very different had Larry Stephens not been born. We could now be living in aContinue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight: Glarnies, Green Berets & Goons

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Publisher delight at Ken Reid crowdfunding collection success, last chance to back it today!

The crowdfunding campaign for The Power Pack of Ken Reid project – collecting some of the amazing humour strips created by the legendary British artist, Ken Reid, closes tomorrow (Friday). If you haven’t backed it yet then there’s still time to pre-ordering these incredible, limited edition collections of the best humour strips of the 1960s!Continue reading Publisher delight at Ken Reid crowdfunding collection success, last chance to back it today!

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Crowdfunding Spotlight: Striker creator Pete Nash’s ambitious bid to relaunch weekly comic

Striker creator Pete Nash and his dedicated team have just launched a Kickstarter to launch his much-loved football strip as a weekly comic – and they’ve set an ambitious opening target of £35,000 to finance the production of the first twelve issues. Never one to shy from aiming for new heights, former Fleet Street journalistContinue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight: Striker creator Pete Nash’s ambitious bid to relaunch weekly comic

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Pete Nash, creators of Sun strip “Striker”, announces plan for a new weekly comic, new collection on sale

Pete Nash, the creator of the hugely-successful Striker comic, has outlined plans for a new comics project over on the StrikerWorld forum. Rather than editorialise his statement, here it is in full, for both potential readers (and comic creators) to mull. Regular readers of downthetubes will recall Striker has its own long-running weekly comic, whichContinue reading Pete Nash, creators of Sun strip “Striker”, announces plan for a new weekly comic, new collection on sale

Alan Moore and Mitch Jenkins’ launch Kickstarter to complete “Jimmy’s End” film series

Alan Moore and Mitch Jenkins have launched a Kickstarter campaign to make the final part of their Jimmy’s End film project. The pair have already produced four short films in the series and are now looking for funds to complete the final part of the film cycle. In the promotional video, Alan also mentions theyContinue reading Alan Moore and Mitch Jenkins’ launch Kickstarter to complete “Jimmy’s End” film series