Bella at the Bar Part One - SNIP

In His Own Words: The Comics Career of Misty and Tammy artist John Armstrong

Comics artist John Armstrong died this week, He’s  best known for his work on the girls comics titles Bunty, Misty and Tammy, and for co-creating the long-running “Bella at the Bar” strip for the latter – but made very few appearances at comics events, but in 2003 I persuaded him to be part of theContinue reading In His Own Words: The Comics Career of Misty and Tammy artist John Armstrong

Bella at the Bar Part One - SNIP

In Memoriam: Misty and Tammy artist John Armstrong

We’re sorry to announce the passing of British girls comics artist John Armstrong, co-creator of “Bella at the Bar” for Tammy and “Moonchild” for Misty, who died peacefully yesterday. He was 94. As John himself related back in 2003, although drawing from an early age, he later took art lessons while serving in the UKContinue reading In Memoriam: Misty and Tammy artist John Armstrong

Scream & Misty Special 2018 - Cover by Kyle Hotz SNIP

Scream & Misty back for another Special scare feast this Halloween!

After the success of last year’s fright-filled outing, the Scream & Misty Special is back returns for Halloween 2018 from 2000AD publisher Rebellion. Two of Britain’s best-loved comics of the 1970s have reunited once again, offering an anthology of brand new tales, guaranteed to terrify and entertain you this October. Featuring more treats than tricks,Continue reading Scream & Misty back for another Special scare feast this Halloween!

Call for Papers: Creating Comics, Creative Comics

The first University of South Wales Cardiff: Comics Symposium whose Key Note will be from Dr Julia Round, author of an upcoming book on girls comic Misty, has re-issued a Call for Papers on the theme of “Creating Comics, Creative Comics”. The Symposium will take place Friday 1st June 2018 in partnership with the CardiffContinue reading Call for Papers: Creating Comics, Creative Comics

Black Max Volume 1 SNIP

Cover Reveal: The Latest Treasury of British Comics collections, including new Misty, Black Max

The covers for Rebellion’s Treasury of British Comics new collections this autumn and winter have been revealed – Misty Volume Three, The Thirteenth Floor, Black Max, El Mestizo, and Ken Reid’s Creepy Creations. All these collections can be ordered from your favourite book or comic shop now. Misty Volume 3: Wolf Girl & Other StoriesContinue reading Cover Reveal: The Latest Treasury of British Comics collections, including new Misty, Black Max