In Review: Blake & Mortimer – Secret Of The Swordfish 2

2013 sees Cinebook working their way through the three parts of Edgar P Jacob’s first Blake and Mortimer story The Secret Of The Swordfish and they have reached Book 2 with the spoiler-ish sub-title of Mortimer’s Escape. The cold war with the Tibetan Yellow Empire has turned hot and the rest of the world hasContinue reading In Review: Blake & Mortimer – Secret Of The Swordfish 2

Art from Blake & Mortimer: The Secret of the Swordfish

In Review: Blake & Mortimer – Secret Of The Swordfish 1

Edgar P Jacobs’ adventurers Professor Phillip Mortimer and British agent Captain Francis Blake first appeared in the first issue of the Belgian bilingual weekly Le Journal De Tintin (French printing)/Kuifje (Flemish printing) which was dated 26 September 1946. That first story was an epic that ran through to 1949 entitled Le Secret De L’Espadon andContinue reading In Review: Blake & Mortimer – Secret Of The Swordfish 1

In Review: Blake and Mortimer – Curse Of The 30 Pieces Of Silver

EP Jacobs’ adventurers, Professor Phillip Mortimer and British agent Captain Francis Blake, return in a pair of modern books, The Curse of the 30 Pieces of Silver Parts 1 and 2, written by Jean Van Hamme, illustrated by three different artists, and originally published in France in 2009 and 2010. When Colonel Olrik is brokenContinue reading In Review: Blake and Mortimer – Curse Of The 30 Pieces Of Silver