Garth Ennis and Keith Burns’ “Out of the Blue” out next March

Out next March from US publisher Aftershock Comics is a new war story, Out of the Blue, a superb-looking tale that is sure to appeal to fans of Battle, Commando, “Johnny Red” and other war comics. Writer Garth Ennis (Jimmy’s Bastards, A Walk Through Hell, Preacher, The Boys) and artist Keith Burns (War Stories) re-uniteContinue reading Garth Ennis and Keith Burns’ “Out of the Blue” out next March

Thunderbirds Are Go - Series 3 Poster by Paul Shipper

Tube Surfing: new Thunderbirds are Go toy line in the works, Joy of the Rovers and Deadpool (2)!

A quick snapshot of some comics-related news from across the web… • ITV launched season three of Thunderbirds Are Go on CITV and ITV earlier this year, and the launch weekend saw really strong ratings. Steve Green, EVP Kids Content and Distribution at ITV Studios Global Entertainment has revealed there is a new toy lineContinue reading Tube Surfing: new Thunderbirds are Go toy line in the works, Joy of the Rovers and Deadpool (2)!

Comic artist Keith Burns turns his hand to new World War Two Ladybird Books

Launched earlier this year as part of the new Ladybird Expert series, Battle of Britain is an accessible, insightful and authoritative account of the most famous aerial battle in history – featuring stunning art by “Johnny Red” artist Keith Burns. The book is written by historian, author and broadcaster James Holland, drawing on the latestContinue reading Comic artist Keith Burns turns his hand to new World War Two Ladybird Books

Something Wicked Issue One - Cover

The original “Something Wicked” creeps into the digital world, features early work by Al Ewing and more

Back in in 2007 (or maybe earlier, my zombie brain isn’t quite working properly today), British independent comics publisher FutureQuake Press launchd Something Wicked, a horror anthology that included work from the likes of Cullen Bunn, Al Ewing, PJ Holden, Michael Carroll, Cavan Scott and Keith Burns. Whatever happened to them, eh? Oh, wait… Long out ofContinue reading The original “Something Wicked” creeps into the digital world, features early work by Al Ewing and more

Judeg Dredd - The Cursed Earth Uncensored

Something For The Weekend: New Comics On Sale (w/c 11th July 2016): Judge Dredd and Johnny Red!

Comic shops are telling us they have stock of this week’s top-selling comic collection in the UK, Judge Dredd: The Cursed Earth Uncensored, but once they’re gone, they’re gone, because publisher Rebellion has announced the book has sold out, so no more will be available once stock is exhausted. (A paperback collection is now in the worksContinue reading Something For The Weekend: New Comics On Sale (w/c 11th July 2016): Judge Dredd and Johnny Red!