British Comic Awards Hall of Fame: Dudley D. Watkins

British Comic Awards Shortlist announced, Beano artist Dudley D. Watkins enters “Hall of Fame”

After many, many months of planning, reading, more reading and even more reading the team behind the British Comic Awards have just revealed the nominees for 2014/15, selected from the Longlist of titles provided by the reading public, publishers and the creators themselves. The BCA committee have decided the following titles and creators listed below represent the very best, and indeedContinue reading British Comic Awards Shortlist announced, Beano artist Dudley D. Watkins enters “Hall of Fame”

Red Thorn, witten by David Baillie, will debut in November

British creators announced on new Vertigo titles to launch this autumn

  DC Comics has just announced twelve new Vertigo titles at San Diego Comic Con – and there’s a host of British talent involved, including David Baillie (whose credits include strips for 2000AD), Mike Dowling (Death Sentence), Peter Milligan (Resident Alien) and Rob Williams (2000AD, Doctor Who). 12 new #1s are set to be released over 12Continue reading British creators announced on new Vertigo titles to launch this autumn

Arcadia #1 - Cover (Matt Taylor)

Arcadia Bound: An Interview with Writer Alex Paknadel

  Alex Paknadel is a Lancaster-based comics writer, whose first work is being published in the form of Arcadia from US publisher Boom! Studios next month. Intrigued by the premise behind this new science-fiction story, I decided to have a chat with him and this is the result… Matt Badham: Please tell us the concept forContinue reading Arcadia Bound: An Interview with Writer Alex Paknadel

Arcadia #1 - Cover (Matt Taylor)

Sneak Preview: Arcadia #1 by Alex Paknadel and Eric Scott Pfeifer

  When 99 per cent of humankind is wiped out by a pandemic, four billion people are “saved” by being digitized at the brink of death and uploaded into Arcadia, a utopian simulation in the cloud. But when Arcadia begins to rapidly deplete the energy resources upon which the handful of survivors in the realContinue reading Sneak Preview: Arcadia #1 by Alex Paknadel and Eric Scott Pfeifer