Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast  Episode 52 - Oldham Comic Con 3

Lakes Festival Podcast legs it to Oldham! (Oldham Comic Con 3, that is)

Most of the latest episode of the Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast  focuses on the team’s recent trip to Oldham Comic Con 3, held on Saturday 11th May. Nikki Bates tabled on the day, while Ian went off interviewing a range of comic creators, including Oldham Comic Con organiser Dennis Whittle, plus 2000AD andContinue reading Lakes Festival Podcast legs it to Oldham! (Oldham Comic Con 3, that is)

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Uncovered: Kieron Gillen’s “Warhammer Monthly” Stories, his first pro work

Comics writer Kieron Gillen is at Gosh Comics in London later today (Saturday 20th October) to sign copies of the seventh collection of The Wicked + The Divine stories – but do you know his first professionally-published work was in Warhammer Monthly? These days, of course, Kieron’s well known for his work on The Wicked + the DivineContinue reading Uncovered: Kieron Gillen’s “Warhammer Monthly” Stories, his first pro work

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Out Now: 2000AD Prog 2051

The latest issue of 2000AD, on sale now in all good newsagents and comic shops, comes wrapped in a smashing cover from David Millgate and features the following Thrills (and plenty of spills…) Favourite story this issue? Well, apart from the way “Judge Dredd” is developing into a thoroughly nasty affair harking back to theContinue reading Out Now: 2000AD Prog 2051

Maximum Mayhem - The Art of David Millgate Volume One

Maximum Millgate! 2000AD artist David Millgate that is, with new art book out soon

Eighth Continent Publishing are releasing their first art book, Maximum Millgate!, focussing on the life and times of Sinister Dexter co-creator and Judge Dredd artist David Millgate. This high quality 48 page A4 art-book, featuring concept art, sketches, 2000AD art, pencil, colour and inked work, produced with permission from 2000AD. The first print run willContinue reading Maximum Millgate! 2000AD artist David Millgate that is, with new art book out soon

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Cool as ICE! A Review of the International Comic Expo, Birmingham, 2015

England’s second city was the location for the latest and possibly the coolest comic convention on the circuit and Jon Laight was there for downthetubes… The International Comic Expo is held in the centre of Birmingham and organised by Shane Chebsey, an artist, rock star and, more importantly, a huge comic fan who wanted to bringContinue reading Cool as ICE! A Review of the International Comic Expo, Birmingham, 2015