Diamond Book Distributors has announced the top 25 best-selling graphic novels from publishers they distribute to comic shops through 2017, based on sales data gathered from their retailer network and retail … Continue Reading Saga, Walking Dead top 2017 comic store books sales chart
There are some movies that stick in your head your whole life and for me (and George Lucas, Gene Roddenberry and so many, many more), one of them has to … Continue Reading Webfinds: The Forbidden Planet the Movie Facebook Group
Robby the Robot, star of Forbidden Planet, becomes the most valuable movie prop ever sold at auction
Robby the Robot, the seven-foot tall robot from the classic 1950s science fiction film Forbidden Planet, recently sold at Bonhams New York for a world record price of $5,375,000 in … Continue Reading Robby the Robot, star of Forbidden Planet, becomes the most valuable movie prop ever sold at auction
If you’ve missed out on a copy of the Scream & Misty Halloween Special 2017 – the first, we hope, of many such items from 2000AD publisher Rebellion (and the word … Continue Reading Don’t Scream yet if you Misty-ed this Halloween Special from 2000AD… Here’s how to get you copy!
Al Ewing will be signing the first issue of U.S. Avengers #1 at the Forbidden Planet London Megastore on 4th January 2017 at 6.00pm – the day of the new … Continue Reading Al Ewing’s U.S. Avengers #1 storms into UK in January with Captain Britain cover
Titan Comics have just released the second issue of David Leach‘s hilarious comic, Psycho Gran, on digital platforms. (For some reason, they don’t yet want to get physical with her … Continue Reading Psycho Gran is back, putting the old skool into vigilante justice!
Comics site ICV2 has just published a two-part interview with Titan Entertainment Group Managing Director Nick Landau and Executive Director Vivian Cheung, the duo behind UK-based Titan Entertainment, which has a long … Continue Reading Creating Comics: Titan and Forbidden Planet’s Nick Landau and Vivian Cheung talk to ICV2
So, last week as I was promoting the week’s new comics, I was a bit flippant about the price rises for imported US comics British comic shops will have to pass on to … Continue Reading Something For The Weekend (w/c 18th July 2016) – Support Your Local Comic Shop!
Next month, on Tuesday 15th March, Vectis Auctions will present an ‘Out of this World’ collection of robots, space vehicles, flying saucers and rockets — almost 1000 pieces of tinplate, metal and plastic … Continue Reading Robots on the march — Vectis tinplate toys auction announced, includes Flash Gordon rarity
Overrun – a stunning comic described by Broken Frontier’s Andy Oliver as “Tron meets Dawn of the Dead” – is finally being released as limited edition physical comic, complementing its availability as a … Continue Reading Andi Ewington’s “Overrun” project gets physical!