January marks what would have been David Bowie’s 70th birthday, and the first anniversary of his untimely death to cancer. Celebrating the career of one of popular art’s most vital innovators, chameleons and talents, Moonage Daydreams – an exhibition at London’s Orbital Comics – sees 20 artists from the comic book field and beyond offer theirContinue reading Celebrating David Bowie: Moonage Exhibition opens this week at London’s Orbital Comics
Nottingham Comic Con has launched a modest Kickstarter to fund its first tie-in anthology – a collection of short stories from some of the best comic book creators in the British small press and leading professionals. The Nottingham Comic Con Anthology, titled Forest Tales, will be an all ages, limited edition A5 print comic runningContinue reading Comics Crowdfunding Spotlight: Nottingham Comic Con Anthology: Forest Tales
It was a long but laugh filled weekend. “I’m still here. I’m hiding under the stage. It is dark and I really need the toilet…” This year at the London Super Comic Con was an absolute blast. I’m going to hazard a guess and say that it was quieter than previous years (BBC’s Newsbeat estimatedContinue reading London Super Comic Con 2016 – A View From The Floor
This week Awesome Comic Podcast hosts Vince Hunt, Dan Butcher and Tony Esmond are joined by Dean Beattie, a creator with an ever growing fanbase due to his amazing series Random Trials. He talks about how the series came to be, his start in illustration, convention experiences and what he’s got in the pipeline for thisContinue reading Awesome Comics Podcast Episode 27 – Dean Beattie and Random Trials!
Written, Illustrated and Lettered by Dean Beattie “A big, shady, International pharmaceutical company has been testing experimental drugs on the general public. Of course, the general public know nothing about these tests – and are unwittingly filling themselves with all kinds of exotic treatments and medicines. Random Trials focuses on a collection of characters whoContinue reading Sneak Preview – Random Trials issue 3