Watching (and enjoying) a certain TV Christmas special this weekend sent me scurrying to the web to explore other appearances of disembodied brains. Full heads in jars are pretty common of course, most notably those seen in Mike Baron and Steve Rude‘s wonderful space opera comic, Nexus. The animated show Futurama has had a lotContinue reading So, Where else have I seen a disembodied Brain with Evil Eyes?
On Saturday morning at about 11.00am, I was sat on a packed Docklands Light Railway train on my way to The Excel Centre at Custom House in London’s industrial East End for the MCM Expo London Comic Con Summer event. The carriage was full of the cosplay Alumni. I was sitting next to aContinue reading In Photos: A Day in Comics Village at MCM Expo London Comic Con
Fans of the anarchic animated adventures of The Simpsons will be able to enjoy a stroll through Springfield via Kendal this autumn, because the Lakes International Comic Art Festival has announced the stellar signature of award-winning Simpsons Comics artist Bill Morrison, who will make a special guest appearance at the event in October. Bill is the headContinue reading Simpsons Comics artist Bill Morrison heads to Lakes International Comic Art Festival
Futurama, the quick-witted animation from the mastermind behind The Simpsons, makes a much anticipated television return on Sunday 30th August at 6pm only on Sky1 in the UK, with the channel’s screening of the episodes originally released as direct-to-DVD films. The screenings come just as Fox has inked deals with the original cast for aContinue reading Futurama Films Air as Episodics on Sky1 in UK
• Bear Alley Books has just published the first inked and colour ‘rough’ for their upcoming Cursitor Doom collection. “I’ve put this together from a low-res scan e-mailed by artist John Ridgway, so this isn’t the final version,” says publisher Steve Holland, “But I probably won’t change much. I was going to try and doContinue reading Tube Surfing: Cursitor Doom, Nitro!, More Moon Stuff and Comics in Limbo…