Nottingham Comic Con has launched a Kickstarter for its third anthology, Inter Space, a 40 plus page all ages comic conglomeration featuring stories from some great creators, many of them at the event on Saturday 20th October. This book has a great collection of comic book writers and artists from both the small press sceneContinue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight: Nottingham Comic Con – Comic Anthology: Inter Space
This weekend 12th – 13th August 2017 will see the second ever Frome Comic Con which I’m afraid I’ve missed news about completely so apologies to the organisers. Frome, in Somerset, is home to Disconnected Press, run by Conor and Lizzie Boyle, and they’ve been doing their bit to bring some great writers, artists, bloggers andContinue reading Comics Take over Frome, Somerset this Weekend! (And watch out for Darth Vader, too…)
The Incredible Comic Shop in Swindon has some spiffy new premises in the Plaza Brunel Centre and welcomed the great unwashed of the Small Press Community to a Small Press Signing Day on Saturday the 15th July 2017, which we trailed here on downthetubes. I popped along and bothered people. It turned out to beContinue reading Small Press invades the Incredible Comic Shop, Swindon!
Seven top UK indie creators (writers and artists) are heading to Swindon’s Incredible Comic Shop on Saturday 15th July 2017. Celebrating the UK small press scene hot on the heels of the national Small Press Day the previous Saturday (8th July), the event featuring Matt Garvey (creator of Chunks), Sara Dunkerton and Matt Gibbs (creators of MULP), VinceContinue reading A Magnificent Seven signing for an Incredible Comic Shop
We all do stuff for the love of comics. We do it for free, especially on great sites like downthetubes. Sadly, it would seem are there those on the edges of our industry, our community, with a different view point, such as event organisers whose intent is to charge fans admission to their events, then rinse youContinue reading In Pictures: Nottingham Comic Convention 2016