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

Awesome Comics Podcast - General Promotion

Awesome Comics Podcast Catch Up!

Here’s a round up of the recent Awesome Comics Podcasts from Vince Hunt, Dan Butcher and our very own Tony Esmond (we’d write that in bigger letters, but the web doesn’t let you). The gang were really busy getting on with talking creating comics, while I was busy battling forest fires, rescuing cats from trees,Continue reading Awesome Comics Podcast Catch Up!

Cosplay at Nottingham Comic Convention 2016

In Pictures: Nottingham Comic Convention 2016

We all do stuff for the love of comics. We do it for free, especially on great sites like downthetubes. Sadly, it would seem are there those on the edges of our industry, our community, with a different view point, such as event organisers whose intent is to charge fans admission to their events, then rinse youContinue reading In Pictures: Nottingham Comic Convention 2016

Dark Matter II cover also by Chris Knapman

In Review – Dark Matter Issue II

A 72-page anthology, written by Chris Sides (Whispering Sands), featuring artwork from: Paul Moore (Planet of the Daemons), Charlie Hogg (Torsobear) Chris Travell (Dark Matter), Randy Haldeman (The Jacket web comic) Matt Harrower (The Kill Screen) Jim Lavery (FutureQuake), Aljosa Tomic (Bloodfellas) Dan Cornwell (Rok of the Reds) and Ken Reynolds (Cognition) Created by ChrisContinue reading In Review – Dark Matter Issue II

NYCC 2016 - Marc Laming

Our Man In New York: New York Comic Con Day Two by Tony Esmond (Day One of the Con!)

Day Two of my New York visit, Day One of New York Comic Con. And I saw the strangest things… TV properties fight for your attention in the car park, roadway and lobby even before you reach the main halls. Ash vs The Evil Dead and South Park (now on its twentieth season) have a bigContinue reading Our Man In New York: New York Comic Con Day Two by Tony Esmond (Day One of the Con!)