Black North by Mark McCann and Steven Austin - Preview SNIP

Director’s Commentary and Sneak Peek: Black North by Mark McCann and Steven Austin

Black North is a new, 96-page gritty SF action adventure graphic novel from Mark McCann and Steven Austin which will soon be seeking crowdfunding. We asked Mark, an author and writer from Belfast, to give us the lowdown on how the project came about – and discover it’s a road hard travelled… In advance ofContinue reading Director’s Commentary and Sneak Peek: Black North by Mark McCann and Steven Austin

Songbird: A Nightingale Story by A.S. Chambers - Cover SNIP

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Get your teeth in Songbird, a vampire novel by A.S. Chambers

This July sees a fan favourite from Lancaster-based fantasy author A.S. Chambers’ ever expanding urban fantasy universe receive her first outing in her own novel. “Since her first appearances in The Casebook of Sam Spallucci, readers have loved the vampire known as Nightingale,” says A.S. Chambers, the author of ten novels so far, most ofContinue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight: Get your teeth in Songbird, a vampire novel by A.S. Chambers

The Wonders of Science by Eddie Campbell and Phil Elliott

Crowdfunding Spotlight: The Wonders of Science by Eddie Campbell and Phil Elliott

Behind the pseudonym, Charlie Trumper, Eddie Campbell and Phil Elliott created over 100 comic strips between 1984 and 1985 for the UK weekly music paper, Sounds. The Wonders of Science was their first, with Eddie and Phil creating their own strips every other week. Now, the pair are seeking crowdfunding for a collection on Kickstarter. In The WondersContinue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight: The Wonders of Science by Eddie Campbell and Phil Elliott

Frenemies: The Lost Planet by Monty Nero and Yishan Li

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Frenemies: The Lost Planet by Yishan Li and Monty Nero

Yishan Li and Monty Nero have created Frenemies, a sci-fi comic updating the best of classic films like Star Wars, 2001: A Space Odyssey, and Raiders of the Lost Ark with strong LGBTQ and straight characters from around the world. The Kickstarter for the project launches next week – it’s a lot of fun, andContinue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight: Frenemies: The Lost Planet by Yishan Li and Monty Nero

Slang Pictorial #4 Kickstarter Promo

Creating Comics: Nick Prolix chats Slang Pictorial and more

Comics creator Nick Prolix was kind enough to take some time out from his busy schedule pimping the Kickstarter of his new issue of Slang Pictorial to talk to me about, well, everything…Continue reading Creating Comics: Nick Prolix chats Slang Pictorial and more