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So you’ve broken into the comics industry… What do You do Next?

Many people have broken into the comic industry after attending the Birmingham event Comics Uncovered, which returns to the city this July. But breaking in is just part of the journey to a successful career in comics. “What Happens Next” is the question that the event’s latest confirmed guest speaker, artist Ian Richardson, (2000AD, Zenescope)Continue reading So you’ve broken into the comics industry… What do You do Next?

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Massive Guest List for Malta Comic Con 2017 continues to grow, includes many British comic creators

Malta Comic Con 2017 tickets will be on sale exclusively during Wicked Comics Halloween Party, which will take place today, Saturday 28th October 2017 at the St. Andrew’s Band Club in Luqa. The Halloween Costume party is free of charge and kicks off at 8.00pm. For the duration of the party tickets will be available onContinue reading Massive Guest List for Malta Comic Con 2017 continues to grow, includes many British comic creators

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Enniskillen Comic Fest becomes official 2000AD 40th anniversary celebration!

The 2000AD team may still recovering from the madness that was their 40th anniversary bash (a mere month ago, reviewed here) but time waits for no man. So while they might still be a little shell shocked from that brilliant event, the Rebellion team are now ramping up for Enniskillen Comic Fest on 5th and 6th May –Continue reading Enniskillen Comic Fest becomes official 2000AD 40th anniversary celebration!

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Pre-Christmas Comics Goodness planned in Manchester at For the Love of Sci-Fi event

Featuring guests from comics, movies and TV, For the Love of Sci-Fi is a two-day event taking place at Bowlers Exhibition Centre in Manchester on 3rd – 4th December 2016. Comics guests announced so far are Mike Collins, Carlos Ezquerra, Simon Furman, Diego Galindo, Kev Hopgood, Staz Johnson, Mike McKone, Sergio Mora, Nika Nartova, Nigel Parkinson, Ian Richardson, Geoff Senior, William Simpson, Lee Sullivan, Nacho Tenorio and John Wagner. The media guests announced willContinue reading Pre-Christmas Comics Goodness planned in Manchester at For the Love of Sci-Fi event

Judge Dredd Pencils by Ian Richardson; and final art. Judge Dredd © 2000AD

Birmingham Bound: An Interview with Halo artist Ian Richardson

Ian Richardson has recently completed illustrating the science fiction comic book series Halo for Dark Horse, and took time out prior to taking part in events for this weekend’s Birmingham Comics Festival, to discuss his work at Image, Dark Horse, 2000AD and elsewhere with Paul H Birch. Able to exaggerate larger than life scenarios andContinue reading Birmingham Bound: An Interview with Halo artist Ian Richardson