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Celebrating the British Small Press: 60 Great Small Comic Press (Part One)

When Marvel UK shrunk its original strip output in the mid-1990s, not being a 2000AD reader, comics creator Andy Luke had nowhere to go. He came to find that the small press, often photocopied works, were a core part of British comics… In celebration of Small Press Day on 9th July 2016, I’ve written aboutContinue reading Celebrating the British Small Press: 60 Great Small Comic Press (Part One)

Torchwood Comic Goes Online

UK TV channel Watch has teamed up with Titan Magazines to offer an exclusive Torchwood online comic. Drawn by ace comic artist Brian Williamson and written by Oli Smith, the story is set at Pontyvale Golf Club, where the post-Christmas reopening hasn’t gone well thanks to some grisly killings… The site has been closed off,Continue reading Torchwood Comic Goes Online

The Doctor Lands on the Moon for the BBC

London Underground Comics organiser Oli Smith has penned a new Doctor Who short story for the BBC Doctor Who web site to help celebrate the 40th anniversary of man first stepping foot on the Moon. Blue Moon, which begins today on the official site, is a completely new adventure that puts the Doctor slap bangContinue reading The Doctor Lands on the Moon for the BBC

Matters of Convention: And Then We Bought Some Chairs…

Matthew Badham goes behind the scenes with Oli Smith of London Underground Comics fame about their latest event, LUC 176, which will take place on 27th June 2009. This is the first of a series of interviews with comic convention organisers over the next few months, which will be cross-posted on downthetubes, the Forbidden PlanetContinue reading Matters of Convention: And Then We Bought Some Chairs…

I, Toddler by Oli Smith

Tube Surfing: 22 April 2009

It’s been a busy couple of weeks so our quick round ups of British comics news here have been a bit lacking. My apologies. • The reason things have been scant here is down to the soft launch of weirdandbeard.com, the technology, scifi and other weirdness site I work for as a day job, partContinue reading Tube Surfing: 22 April 2009