People First Merseyside Charity Auction - art by Simon Bisley

Charity Auction offers 30 comic artworks by Bisley, Jock, McCrea and many more

The latest People First Merseyside Charity Auction, which ends Saturday 8th December, is offering 30 unique pieces of original comic art from some of the top names in comics to raise money for people with learning difficultiesContinue reading Charity Auction offers 30 comic artworks by Bisley, Jock, McCrea and many more

True Believers Comic Festival 2018

New indie comic titles galore set to launch at this weekend’s True Believers Comic Festival!

The excellent True Believers Comic Festival returns to Cheltenham Racecourse this very weekend, offering a heady line-up of great comics guests and a panel event that includes the Awesome Comics Podcast team – featuring our very own, patent pending Tony Esmond! With a strong focus on comic books, their creators, fans and the community that surroundsContinue reading New indie comic titles galore set to launch at this weekend’s True Believers Comic Festival!

Harrier Comics revival continues at CEPG, 1980s strips revived for the 21st Century, tentative schedule revealed

Denver-based publisher CEPG is continuing to roll out new editions of some of the 1980s Harrier Comics titles that offered many now well-established  creators one of their first entry points into publishing thanks to publisher Martin Lock. CEPG’s publisher Mike Rickaby struck a deal with Martin to republish titles such as Avalon and Swiftsure lastContinue reading Harrier Comics revival continues at CEPG, 1980s strips revived for the 21st Century, tentative schedule revealed

Marvel Fact Files Issue 195 - Death's Head SNIP

New Eaglemoss Marvel Fact Files features Death’s Head, Steve Dillon tribute in New Year

The next issue of Eaglemoss’ Marvel Fact Files (Issue 195, published here in the UK on the 8th December 2016 features a stunning original Death’s Head schematic gatefold, the work of Simon Furman and Kev Hopgood. For the first time, the secrets beneath the skin (flexible micro chainmail, don’tcha know) of everyone’s favourite Freelance PeacekeepingContinue reading New Eaglemoss Marvel Fact Files features Death’s Head, Steve Dillon tribute in New Year

For the Love of Sci-Fi 2016 Logo

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