Free Comic Book Day 2019

Happy Free Comic Book Day 2019!

Free Comic Book Day is back this weekend, and across the UK many comic shops are again taking part, with free comics for customers on offer, including Funny Pages from 2000AD publisher Rebellion and Doctor Who and Robotech from Titan Comics – full details of these here. is an annual event founded on the beliefContinue reading Happy Free Comic Book Day 2019!

Snow, Glass, Apples SNIP

Colleen Doran adapts second Neil Gaiman fairy tale story into comics

Neil Gaiman’s chilling retelling of the Snow White fairytale, Snow, Glass, Apples has been beautifully adapted by Colleen Doran, who previously adapted Gaiman’s award-winning short story Troll Bridge – and will be released by US publisher Dark Horse Comics later this year. Terrified of her monstrous stepdaughter and determined to repel the creature and saveContinue reading Colleen Doran adapts second Neil Gaiman fairy tale story into comics

Diamond Gem Awards

Al Ewing, Sean Phillips among creators honoured in 2019 Diamond Gem Awards

Diamond Comic Distributors has announced the winners of the 2018 Diamond Gem Awards, selected by comic book specialty retailers and celebrated within the comic book industry as an key annual award honouring largely US publisher sales success – but British creators Al Ewing and Sean Phillips are among the creators whose work is recognised. DCContinue reading Al Ewing, Sean Phillips among creators honoured in 2019 Diamond Gem Awards

Dark Horse Comics editor Daniel Chabon

Black Hammer editor Daniel Chabon joins Comics Uncovered creating comics line-up in Birmingham this September

Black Hammer editor Daniel Chabon has joined the line up for the comic creator-focused Comics Uncovered conference, taking place in Birmingham in September. Daniel is an Eisner-nominated comic book and graphic novel editor at Portland-based Dark Horse Comics. He has a master’s degree in book publishing from Portland State University and a law degree fromContinue reading Black Hammer editor Daniel Chabon joins Comics Uncovered creating comics line-up in Birmingham this September