Astérix in Britain: The Life and Work of René Goscinny

In Review: Astérix in Britain: The Life and Work of René Goscinny Exhibition at London’s Jewish Museum

Richard Sheaf reports on the opening of a great new exhibition opening at London’s Jewish Museum… The top floor of the Jewish Museum in Londinium has been given over for the next five months to the story of comic creator René Goscinny. René was, most famously, the writer behind Asterix the Gaul with Albert Uderzo;Continue reading In Review: Astérix in Britain: The Life and Work of René Goscinny Exhibition at London’s Jewish Museum

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Something For The Weekend: Judge Dredd! Aliens! Assassin’s Creed! New Comics On Sale (w/c 5th December 2016)

Here’s this week’s round up of new comics in British newsagents and comic shops skewed, as ever to highlighting British creators and publishers. 2000AD steps neatly back to its early “Judge Dredd” tales this week with “In Denial” from Michael Carroll, drawn by Andrew Currie. It’s a bit of a “talkie” episode but there’s someContinue reading Something For The Weekend: Judge Dredd! Aliens! Assassin’s Creed! New Comics On Sale (w/c 5th December 2016)

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Something For The Weekend (w/c 1st August 2016): Torchwood, 2000AD and Lucky Luke!

It’s a busy week for Titan Comics, with the launch of NBA All-star legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar‘s debut comic book Mycroft Holmes – focused on the early, chaotic life of the elder Holmes brother – and their new Torchwood title, written by Captain Jack himself, John Barrowman, and novelist Carole Barrowman. Torchwood #1 continues the adventures of theContinue reading Something For The Weekend (w/c 1st August 2016): Torchwood, 2000AD and Lucky Luke!

Something For The Weekend: US Comics On Sale 14th October 2015 – Assassin’s Creed Launches!

Here’s this week’s run down of new comics on sale in comic shops across the UK, with the emphasis, as ever, on titles that are the work of British creators and published by British publishers. Along with another page-turning and excellent issue of 2000AD and the latest Doctor Who Magazine, don’t forget that this week hasContinue reading Something For The Weekend: US Comics On Sale 14th October 2015 – Assassin’s Creed Launches!

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British Comic Shop Releases (11th March 2015) – Dark Judges and the Final Incal

  Here’s our (slightly belated) weekly list of both British and US comics on sale this week in comic shops (Wednesday 11th March 2015). It complements our monthly lost of new graphic novel releases which you can find here for March 2015. There’s some great book releases in comic shops this month (some already on sale through regular book shops),Continue reading British Comic Shop Releases (11th March 2015) – Dark Judges and the Final Incal