Hello! Two of the three comics I’m reviewing this month are from last year’s Melksham Comic Con – the next of which is taking place in a fortnight. It’s a wonderfully passionate little convention and Geoffery Crescent and I will be there with The Psychedelic Journal. Zarjaz 20 Edited by Richmond Clements & Bolt-01 The twentieth issue ofContinue reading Cup of O – Small Press Reviews
This year’s Melksham Comic Con was my second as a seller – last year’s single day was easily one of my favourite events of 2013. For 2014, the small indie con expanded into two days and although the Sunday was markedly slower the high levels of enthusiasm and interest persisted and the entire event was, fromContinue reading Cup of O – Melksham Comic Con 2014
Zombies. How many more permutations can there be? The Walking Dead and Dead Roots are just two examples of this horror staple translated into fine comics that we’ve mentioned here recently on downthetubes, but there are many more… — although none, perhaps, as well realized and as superbly delivered as Sentient Zombie Space Pigs,Continue reading Here come the Zombie Space Pigs!
Comic creator Mike Garley has launched a Kickstarter campaign to try to gain funding to print a deluxe collection of Dead Roots, a four-part shared-world zombie comic anthology, featuring top talent from TV, film and comics. Dead Roots has 38 wonderfully unique stories that will see the anthology run to some 180 pus pages, fromContinue reading Zombies on the loose! ‘Dead Roots’ Kickstarter launched