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Titan Comics Takes Manhattan!

This New York Comic-Con (6th – 9th October), Britain’s Titan Comics is bringing its largest-ever offering of thrilling debuts, NYCC variants and special appearances from a host of creators including Hard Case Crime founder Charles Ardai, novelist and Peepland writer Christa Faust, and comic writers Paul Cornell (The Third Doctor), Si Spurrier (The Eleventh Doctor), Fred Van Lente (Assassin’s Creed Templars), comic artists Rachael Stott (The Twelfth Doctor), Tazio Bettin and Enrica Eren Angiolini (Warhammer 40,000), and CasparContinue reading Titan Comics Takes Manhattan!

Sneak Peek: Titan Comics New “Hard Case Crime” Imprint

Titan Comics is bringing titles from the hardboiled crime novel publisher Hard Case Crime to comics in the form of a new imprint edited by Tom Williams, which will include a slate of noir series from all-star creators. Award-inning imprint Hard Case Crime books were first published through a collaboration between owner Charles Ardai‘s company, WinterfallContinue reading Sneak Peek: Titan Comics New “Hard Case Crime” Imprint

Sneek Peek: 2000AD brings back the “Sci-Fi Special”

  It was one of the staples of hazy childhood summers, an extra dose of Thrill-power for the holidays. But now the 2000 AD Sci-Fi Special is back and with a new mission – to unveil a new generation of comics creators! Comic summer specials died a death for most publishers when newsagent distribution systems changed, meaningContinue reading Sneek Peek: 2000AD brings back the “Sci-Fi Special”

Megazine reaps new Pat Mills and Clint Langley SF thrller

(with thanks to Pat Mills, via Matt Badham): American Reaper, by Pat Mills and Clint Langley, starts running monthly in Judge Dredd Megazine from 12th October 2011. Pat says it’s a dark science fiction thriller about future cops – known as Reapers – hunting down criminals  who carry out illegal identity transplants.  With the digitisationContinue reading Megazine reaps new Pat Mills and Clint Langley SF thrller

Fay Dalton Scoops Pickled Award

British illustrator Fay Dalton has won the Pickled Ink agency’s Pickled Award, launched earlier this year in a bid to find an artist to draw a new graphic novel by Super Gran creator and writer Jenny McDade. The judges, who included 2000AD co-creator Pat Mills, felt her submission set her apart amongst entries from aroundContinue reading Fay Dalton Scoops Pickled Award