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Warning: The latest 2000AD may nuke you from orbit… and it’s on sale now! (and grab some classic “Nemesis”, too!)

2000AD Prog 2055 is on sale today in all good newsagents and comic shops, offering a smorgasbord of thrills, complemented by another stunning “Slaine” cover from Simon Davis. My favourite story this issue is the latest episode of “Absalom” – the art on this by Tiernan Trevallion is perfectly suited to the story. Great toContinue reading Warning: The latest 2000AD may nuke you from orbit… and it’s on sale now! (and grab some classic “Nemesis”, too!)

The Mighty One Book Cover

In Review: The Mighty One My Life Inside The Nerve Centre

The Book: Steve MacManus, the editor of 2000AD during the 1980s, lifts the lid on how the UK’s most important comic came into existence and his extraordinary role in shaping it into a industry revolutionising icon. In 1973, a twenty-year-old MacManus joined Fleetway Publications as a sub-editor on UK adventure title Valiant, a title then sellingContinue reading In Review: The Mighty One My Life Inside The Nerve Centre

2000AD Prog 2000 Newsstand Cover by Cliff Robinson

2000AD Prog 2000 – Bolland, McMahon, Gibbons and O’Neill To Return!

Comic book superstars Brian Bolland, Mick McMahon, Dave Gibbons and Kevin O’Neill are set to return to the pages of the legendary 2000AD for its 2000th issue, out later in the year – along with both classic characters such as Nemesis the Warlock, and new ones, too. Europe’s longest running science fiction-oriented action comic reaches itsContinue reading 2000AD Prog 2000 – Bolland, McMahon, Gibbons and O’Neill To Return!

Tony Luke. Photo: Kevin Jon Davies

In Memoriam: Tony Kuroizumi-Luke

I’m very sad to report the passing of comic creator, animator and illustrator Tony Kuroizumi-Luke, who has died after a long battle with cancer – but who, despite often being in pain in recent years, battled it with every fibre of his being and continued to create stunning art and develop new projects. His sister Fran Harris announcedContinue reading In Memoriam: Tony Kuroizumi-Luke

Great British Comic Characters Reinvented: Nemesis the Warlock – and Night Raven!

Aces Weekly contributor Mal Earl simply couldn’t choose which of his favourite British comic characters he wanted to reinvent for our current competition – so we got three! Artist and writer Mal returned to producing comics three years ago, after a 15 year hiatus. Along with many other projects, he has a new strip in the latest volume ofContinue reading Great British Comic Characters Reinvented: Nemesis the Warlock – and Night Raven!