Nottingham Comic-Con 2017

Upcoming British Comic Conventions – A Quick List for the rest of 2017 and into 2018

2017 has seen no shortage of comics events great and small across the UK, and there are a few more to come this year, so I thought I’d run a quick listing, which, I hasten to point out, is not definitive. (Last weekend alone, there were 15 comics-related events on across the UK and it’sContinue reading Upcoming British Comic Conventions – A Quick List for the rest of 2017 and into 2018

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Cup of O – Small Press Reviews

  Hello! You find me still plundering through my enormous backlog of small press marvels – the first two titles here are from the Melksham Comic Con 2014 and the last is the first of my teetering pile of titles from Thought Bubble 2014. This year’s Thought Bubble was an absolute triumph – and hopefully I’ll cover thatContinue reading Cup of O – Small Press Reviews

Cup of O – Melksham Comic Con 2014

    This year’s Melksham Comic Con was my second as a seller – last year’s single day was easily one of my favourite events of 2013. For 2014, the small indie con expanded into two days and although the Sunday was markedly slower the high levels of enthusiasm and interest persisted and the entire event was, fromContinue reading Cup of O – Melksham Comic Con 2014

Cup of O – Small Press Reviews and Melksham Comic Con Preamble

  Hello! Here I tackle three books I bought from Lakes International Comic Art Festival‘s first event last year – a tremendously well put-together and enjoyable art-focussed festival set in the picturesque town of Kendal in the Lake District. I heartily recommend it – and this year looks almost painfully brilliant. Painful because I can’t attend mainly andContinue reading Cup of O – Small Press Reviews and Melksham Comic Con Preamble