Paragon Issue 22 - Promotional

Weird War – and look Who’s involved in the latest Paragon anthology!

Sweet Nellie Bligh! The latest issue of indie comics anthology Paragon, edited by Davey Candlish, looks brilliant! What other comic has Doctor Who and Ian Fleming fighting Saddam Hussein? Because that’s what you get in “Shadow Rats: WMD“, written by Dirk van Dom with art by David Metcalfe-Carr, from a story by Davey? Not toContinue reading Weird War – and look Who’s involved in the latest Paragon anthology!

Stephen Prestwood

Paragon pays tribute to artist Stephen Prestwood with 64-page collection

The latest issue of top British indie comic anthology Paragon – a glorious 64-page tribute to the late artist Stephen Prestwood, who died recently – is on sale now, direct from the title’s official site. Featuring 64 pages of fantastic art – strips and pin-ups, the collection includes stories written by great writers such as Jason Cobley,Continue reading Paragon pays tribute to artist Stephen Prestwood with 64-page collection

Paragon Annual 2016 - Cover - SNIP

Paragon Annual Boldly Goes with Spoofs and Paradox!

Like the sales starting in December, wearing a Christmas jumper ironically or putting glitter in your hipster beard, the Paragon annual edited by Davey Candlish has become a recent tradition. Paragon is an old-school boys-own action/adventure comic reminiscent of 2000AD, Eagle, Warlord, Battle and other glorious black-and-white comics that were so, so cool in the 1970s and 80s. “It’s hardContinue reading Paragon Annual Boldly Goes with Spoofs and Paradox!

Cup of O - Small Press Reviews

Cup of O – Small Press Reviews

Hello! Two of the three comics I’ve reviewed this month are from the Bristol Comic Con 2014 – where did that one go? Our creative city’s lone convention this year is now the Bristol Comic and Zine Fair in October. There’ll be a lot of comics and a lot of love and a fair amount of cider I shouldn’tContinue reading Cup of O – Small Press Reviews