London Book Fair lines up comics events

The London Book Fair has almost finalised its list of comics events for this year’s three day event at Earl’s Court in April, with a line up of guests that so far includes Paul Gravett, Helen McCarthy, Emma Hayley, Ian Rankin and Cory Doctorow. Some 23,000 industry professionals attend this trade event, providing publishers withContinue reading London Book Fair lines up comics events

Titan launches Shaun the Sheep on the iPhone

Quickly following up from the hugely successful launch of the Wallace & Gromit digital comics, Britain’s Titan Publishing is now bringing another Aardman creation, Shaun the Sheep, to the iPhone. Shaun, the star of the hit BBC animated show, is a sheep who doesn’t follow the flock – in fact, he leads them into allContinue reading Titan launches Shaun the Sheep on the iPhone

Telegraph’s "Alex" on iPhone, iTouch

Celebrating the first anniversary of the Credit Crunch, Alex, the investment banker we all love to hate, whose strip adventures now appear in the Telegraph, has been brought to new life on the iPhone and iPod touch, in an “all-new” Tapisodes format. Alex is a much-loved, occasionally hated, cartoon strip by Charles Peattie and RussellContinue reading Telegraph’s "Alex" on iPhone, iTouch

FindComicApps Site Launched

(Crossposted from the downthetubes mobile comics blog): A new website, findcomicapps.com, offering a guide to the increasing number of digital comic applications for iPhone has been launched recently. It’s no secret that the App Store can be overwhelming and titles get buried with no way for users stay updated. The creators of this site –Continue reading FindComicApps Site Launched

Tube Surfing: Billy the Cat, Cradlegrave and Cla$$ War for iPhone

• Over on his brilliant site Bronze Age of Blogs, Pete Doree has posted a short article on DC Thomson’s much-loved teen hero Billy the Cat, prompting artist Sean Phillips to respond with this fab drawing of William Grange in action… • Cradlegrave, from John Smith and Edmund Bagwell, has proven to be one ofContinue reading Tube Surfing: Billy the Cat, Cradlegrave and Cla$$ War for iPhone