Late last year, artist Matthew Serge Guy launched a Kickstarter to create a memorial to Félicette, the first cat in space. The project clearly caught the mood of cat lovers worldwide, because he raised over £43,000 to make the project happen – the challenge now is to secure a location in France. Unlike Laika, theContinue reading Work continues to celebrate the First Cat in Space with memorial statue
Pushinka is the latest offering from Edinburgh based writer and artist Aimee Lockwood and tells the true story of a Cold War doggy romance in the Kennedy White House. The first living creature in space was the Soviet dog Laika in 1957, a story ably related in graphic novel format by Nick Abadzis in 2007. ForContinue reading Pushinka: A Cold War Doggy Romance from Aimee Lockwood
2000AD have a feast of great graphic albums out this week as well as the regular Prog (1966), but a quick heads up that coming out next week in comic shops is Judge Dredd: Dead Zone by John Wagner, with stunning art by Henry Flint. In the on-going follow-up to the critically-acclaimed Day of ChaosContinue reading New Comics On Sale This Week (Wednesday 3rd February) – Bad Kids, Bunnies and Soviet Space Dogs!