MACC-POW!, Macclesfield’s day of comic-art, is once again being held inside the fantastic Town Hall building in June. On the guest list for this free event are Lew Stringer, Paul … Continue Reading Macclesfield’s MACC-POW is back in June, bigger and crazier than ever!
Beano‘s first ever cover star, Big Eggo, is back in the weeky humour title today, in a new mini-strip drawn by Lew Stringer (who also revived “Keyhole Kate” and “Pup … Continue Reading Big Eggo, the Beano’s first Cover Star, returns
Buried inside a gaudy plastic bag on British newsstands right now is TOXIC Issue 300, but no-one seems to have noticed the landmark except some of its creative team – … Continue Reading Time to celebrate: Egmont UK’s long-running comic magazine TOXIC hits 300
Beano creators hit back at media sniping as comic hits 80, buoyed by success of new “Dennis and Gnasher” TV show
Just after Christmas, perhaps because they’d been drinking too much mulled wine while reading this year’s top-selling Beano annual, some of Britain’s national media got into one of its occasional … Continue Reading Beano creators hit back at media sniping as comic hits 80, buoyed by success of new “Dennis and Gnasher” TV show
The Official Gerry Anderson Store is selling copies of TV21 No. 243 – an “alternate universe” continuation of the first series of classic 1960s comic TV21, originally produced as part … Continue Reading TV21 243, a special continuation of the original Gerry Anderson-inspired comic, offered again
Comics artist and archivist Lew Stringer has just posted a smashing item on his Blimey! blog about “Cat Girl“, drawn and co-created by Giorgio Giorgetti (writer unknown), a strip that … Continue Reading In Praise Of… Comic Artist Giorgio Giorgetti, creator of “Cat Girl”
That Was the Comic Week That Was: 2000AD “Ultimate” launch, the perils of polybagged comics and the passing of a girls comic pioneer
A little later than planned, here are some items you may have missed on our site and beyond last week. Just in case you missed some of our British comics … Continue Reading That Was the Comic Week That Was: 2000AD “Ultimate” launch, the perils of polybagged comics and the passing of a girls comic pioneer
The countdown has begun to this year’s Lakes International Comic Art Festival in October (13th – 15th). The downthetubes “Kendal Calling” interviews continue with a chat with comic creator and … Continue Reading Kendal Calling… Blimey! It’s an Interview with Comic Artist and Writer Lew Stringer!
Out: Now 40 pages. Colour covers, black and white interiors. Suitable for 9+ readership. The Book: The first in a six issue series of comics collecting the classic Combat Colin … Continue Reading In Review: Combat Colin #1 by Lew Stringer
It’s here! Copies of TOXIC and Doctor Who Magazine cartoonist Lew Stringer‘s self-published comic, Combat Colin #1 have arrived from the printers and the comic will be launched at Macc-Pow! in … Continue Reading Lew Stringer’s Combat Colin Returns!