New Year, New Fallen Heroes Teasers…

The team at Fallen Heroes – the comics adaptation of the top-selling novel by Barry Nugent – have released a second teaser poster in advance of the project’s launch at the Cardiff Comic Expo next month. The comic is being written by Martin Conaghan, whose work includes stories for Caliber Comics and works in sportsContinue reading New Year, New Fallen Heroes Teasers…

Burke and Hare comic web site live

The Burke & Hare graphic novel website is now live at www.burkeandharecomic.co.uk ahead of the new movie release, featuring a preview, some info about the book and links to purchase a copy. While writer Martin Conaghan tells us the new Ealing Studios movie directed by John Landis isn’t based on the graphic novel, interest inContinue reading Burke and Hare comic web site live

Burke and Hare first editions on sale from creators

With the news that Insomnia Publications, the company behind graphic novel Burke & Hare, has ceased trading, its creators Martin Conaghan and Will Pickering can now offer out copies for sale of the first edition of the book. “Will and I are in the process of negotiating a deal with a new publisher,” says Martin,Continue reading Burke and Hare first editions on sale from creators

Phoenix to rise from Insomnia’s ashes

Comics collective The Sleepless Phoenix is now taking pre-orders for its 192-page black-and-white anthology on creative seed site Kickstarter.com. The planned collection – born from the demise of  British publisher Insomnia Publications – will feature the work of more than 50 up-and-coming creators from the UK and the US including Martin Conaghan (Burke & Hare),Continue reading Phoenix to rise from Insomnia’s ashes

Comic creators to deliver serial killer talk in Edinburgh

Martin Conaghan and Will Pickering, creators ofnew graphic novel Burke & Hare, will be at the Edinburgh Central Library in the Edinburgh Room on 28th January presenting a talk on the history of the serial killers and the production of the book for Insomnia Publications bio-graphic novel imprint, Vigil. If you’d like to book aContinue reading Comic creators to deliver serial killer talk in Edinburgh