Blast Issue One

Blast! An Early 1990s British News Stand Comics Casualty

Image via EBay Short-lived, like many of its brethren and certainly overlooked, Blast! had some worthwhile strip content and is certainly worth a revisit. Luke Williams delves into its pages… By the late 1980s, following the triple header of Watchmen, The Dark Knight Returns and Maus, comics were becoming acceptable, even fashionable and “hip”. NotContinue reading Blast! An Early 1990s British News Stand Comics Casualty

Nick Abadzis. Photo © Steve Cook

Nick Abadzis Retrospective Exhibition announced

Eisner Award-winning British comic creator Nick Abadzis been invited by Scott Eder Gallery at the Mana Contemporary in New Jersey to put on a show. “It’ll be in Fall (Autumn to you/us Brits),” says Nick, “so that gives me a little time to sort through over thirty years’ worth of comic art.” Now living inContinue reading Nick Abadzis Retrospective Exhibition announced

Félicette - The First Cat in Space

Work continues to celebrate the First Cat in Space with memorial statue

Late last year, artist Matthew Serge Guy launched a Kickstarter to create a memorial to Félicette, the first cat in space. The project clearly caught the mood of cat lovers worldwide, because he raised over £43,000 to make the project happen – the challenge now is to secure a location in France. Unlike Laika, theContinue reading Work continues to celebrate the First Cat in Space with memorial statue

Titan Comics Free Comic Book Day 2018 Doctor Who - Forbidden Planet Variant SNIP

Forbidden Planet’s “Girl Power” Free Comic Book Day Doctor Who cover revealed

Forbidden Planet‘s variant cover to Titan Comics Free Comic Book Day 2018 Doctor Who title features a group shot of both TV and comic companions to the Time Lord by Simon Myers – with the shadow of the Thirteenth Doctor in the background. Simon will be signing the special giveaway at Forbidden Planet London onContinue reading Forbidden Planet’s “Girl Power” Free Comic Book Day Doctor Who cover revealed

Doctor Who San Diego Comic-Con Titan Comics Special SNIP

Titan Comics San Diego Comic-Con plans revealed – new Doctor Who tales, Robotech special and more

British publisher Titan Comics has announced it will be bringing its biggest ever offering of exciting debuts to this year’s sell-out San Diego Comic-Con (20th – 23rd July 2017), SDCC variants, limited editions and special appearances from a host of creators including outgoing Doctor Who producer Steven Moffat, Terry Dodson, plus many more phenomenal talentsContinue reading Titan Comics San Diego Comic-Con plans revealed – new Doctor Who tales, Robotech special and more