Inside the Malta Comic Convention at St James Cavalier in Valletta. Photo courtesy Malta Comic Con

Malta Comic Con 2013 Annoounced

Malta Con organisers Wicked Comics have just announced the 2013 show will run the weekend of Saturday 30th November and Sunday 1st December at St. James Cavalier Valletta. The guest list has yet to be revealed, but, says Chris Le Galle, “Fans can look forward to another killer roster of foreign creators who are notContinue reading Malta Comic Con 2013 Annoounced

BCExpo eXclusive charity prints by Ian Gibson

The Bristol Comic Expo – back on 11-12th May 2013 at Brunels Old Station, Bristol – is publishing a series of “Expo eXclusive” charity prints and the latest is by the long running comic festival’s special guest Ian Gibson, who brings his eponymous heroine Halo Jones (from 2000AD) back to print. Only 50 of theseContinue reading BCExpo eXclusive charity prints by Ian Gibson

2D Festival to host William Simpson art exhibition

Game of Thrones storyboard art by William SimpsonRead an interview with Will about his work on Game of Thrones on the official production blog here (Updated 14th February): 2D, The Northern Ireland Comics Festival, returns in 2013 for a special edition and will take place from the 30th May – 2nd June in the VerbalContinue reading 2D Festival to host William Simpson art exhibition

Sunny Malta! Photo courtesy Malta Comic Con

I Went to Malta and all I got was This Great Comic Convention

  Writer, editor and comics event organizer Richmond Clements reports on his visit to Malta as a guest of the island’s increasingly popular annual comic convention. British guests this year included Dave Gibbons, Sean Azzopardi, Tim Perkins, Dez Skinn and other creators from around the globe… I was lucky enough to be a guest atContinue reading I Went to Malta and all I got was This Great Comic Convention

Dave Gibbons guests at Dundee Literary Festival

Another reminder about events in Dundee next weekend, that are part of the Dundee Literary Festival. On Saturday 27th October Dundee University welcomes special guest Dave Gibbons, one of the most famous comics artists in the world, and best known as the co-creator of Watchmen, the ground-breaking graphic novel written by Alan Moore and drawnContinue reading Dave Gibbons guests at Dundee Literary Festival