Beano Book art by Jimmy Hansen SNIP

In Memoriam: Beano and Buster artist James “Jimmy” Hansen

We were very saddened to hear the news recently that British comic artist James (Jimmy) Hansen, perhaps best known for his work on the Beano’s “Dennis the Menace” strip, passed away last month, on Tuesday 19th June. (News broke of his passing while I was on a short break, followed by a very busy catchContinue reading In Memoriam: Beano and Buster artist James “Jimmy” Hansen

Supermarionation - Complete Exploded Box - Final

TV21 revived for one special Supermarionation celebration by Network

Network, the DVD and Blu-Ray label, has released a limited Blu-Ray edition of the wonderful Supermarionation documentary produced by Stephen La Riviere that includes  TV21 243, an alternate edition of the top selling comic from the 1960s; one in which Joe 90 became part of the title’s line up, not a separate comic. It features strips fromContinue reading TV21 revived for one special Supermarionation celebration by Network

Aces Weekly Volume 10

Aces Weekly: Now We Are Ten

  David Lloyd’s ambitious, award winning digital comics project, Aces Weekly, is now running its tenth volume – a milestone the team are extremely grateful to readers to have reached and an achievement that coincides with another important marker, the impending appearance on the digital store site, Comixology. David tells us back volumes of AcesContinue reading Aces Weekly: Now We Are Ten

Gentlemen of the Apocalypse by Batton Lash

Aces Weekly – back on your (computer) screens!

The latest volume of Aces Weekly showcases some of the brightest talent from across the globe in an exclusively digital weekly comic art magazine – and its fifth volume, a seven-issue, seven-week run – has just launched. Published by David Lloyd – the guy who gave you V For Vendetta – Aces Weekly gives greatContinue reading Aces Weekly – back on your (computer) screens!