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Comics to Read on Your Holidays – as recommended by the Awesome Comics Podcast’s Tony Esmond

Breathe in… It’s been a big week of comics reading as I have just got back from a pool side holiday. I headed out to see pals Pat and Lisa Mills, in Spain (who recently released Kiss My Axe! Sláine The Warped Warrior: The Secret History). Apart from spending many hours chatting comics with them,Continue reading Comics to Read on Your Holidays – as recommended by the Awesome Comics Podcast’s Tony Esmond

Read 'Em and Weep: Goodnight, John Boy - Cover

In Review – Read Em and Weep Book Two – Goodnight, John-Boy

Written by Pat Mills and Kevin O’Neill Available through Amazon on Kindle and Paperback See also: Read Em and Weep Book One – Serial Killer The Story: The Geek Detective is back! Now comic book editor and armchair serial killer, Dav Maudling, takes on a Masonic order of Knights in a bid to solve hisContinue reading In Review – Read Em and Weep Book Two – Goodnight, John-Boy

Look out for this fantastic Awesome Comics Podcast poster celebrating the huge wealth of indie characters being published here in the UK by individual creators and publishers

The Awesome Comics Podcast Catch Up: Jack Kirby, the best of indie comics and more

The Awesome Comics Podcast gang are at London Super Comic Con this weekend and have a wonderful poster promoting the work of dozens of small press creators on sale at their table, so grab a copy before they sell out! If you’re heading to this amazing event, why not prepare yourselves for perhaps your first encounterContinue reading The Awesome Comics Podcast Catch Up: Jack Kirby, the best of indie comics and more

Scream & Misty Halloween Special 2017 - Cover

Scream Misty For Me – Cover Controversy over new “Hallowe’en Special” Continues

2000AD publisher Rebellion is publishing a Scream! & Misty Hallowe’en Special in October featuring all-new stories based on characters from the hugely-successful girls comic Misty, the short-lived by fondly-remembered Scream! and the equally short-lived boys comic Thunder – but this great news (which we first reported here) is getting snarled up in controversy over its cover design.Continue reading Scream Misty For Me – Cover Controversy over new “Hallowe’en Special” Continues

In Review: Be Pure! Be Vigilant! Behave! 2000AD & Judge Dredd: The Secret History

Written by Pat Mills Out: Now (Kindle) The Book: Pat Mills is the creator of 2000AD and one of the comic’s top writers. He was also the creator of British weekly comics such as Action and co-creator of Battle and Misty, and is co-creator of characters such as Marshal Law, Requiem Vampire Knight, the strip “Charley’s War” (described asContinue reading In Review: Be Pure! Be Vigilant! Behave! 2000AD & Judge Dredd: The Secret History