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In Review: Futurequake 2017 (The “Idea Space” Issue)

The Book: FutureQuake 2017 is back to brighten the boring, Inspire the indolent and render the jaded jubilant! Within the 100 page issue witness 18 possible futures including the latest instalment of the astounding epic, “Idea Space”. The Review: I’ve been promising to finish this review of the latest FutureQuake special for weeks, but otherContinue reading In Review: Futurequake 2017 (The “Idea Space” Issue)

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Comics Take over Frome, Somerset this Weekend! (And watch out for Darth Vader, too…)

This weekend 12th – 13th August 2017 will see the second ever Frome Comic Con which I’m afraid I’ve missed news about completely so apologies to the organisers. Frome, in Somerset, is home to Disconnected Press, run by Conor and Lizzie Boyle, and they’ve been doing their bit to bring some great writers, artists, bloggers andContinue reading Comics Take over Frome, Somerset this Weekend! (And watch out for Darth Vader, too…)

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Splendid! Professor Elemental Has A New Home for his Steampunk-inpsired Comics

Chris Mole, official biographer to Professor Elemental and the organisational mastermind behind his comic misadventures, has just launched Splendid Comics and an associated a Patreon page, hoping to secure fan back for further stories. If you haven’t encountered the Professor before then you’re in for a treat. The creation of Paul Alborough, he’s a steampunk-flavoured mad Professor withContinue reading Splendid! Professor Elemental Has A New Home for his Steampunk-inpsired Comics

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In Review: Zarjaz Issue 26

Creators: Various: Publisher: Future Quake Press Out: Now The Comic: Out now from Future Quake Press is the Zarjaz Issue 26, featuring cover art by Paul Marshall, coloured by Owen Watts. Within the pages of Zarjaz 26, Peeps the droids smuggles six tales from the sub-sub basement of the Nerve Centre! The Review: It’s another great issue of the Continue reading In Review: Zarjaz Issue 26

The British arm of Ghostbusters arrive at Melksham. Photo: Tony Esmond

A Day in the Country: Melksham Comic Convention, August 2015

“This is the country!”  I heard someone shout as the Awesome Comics Podcast crowd (Dan Butcher, Vince Hunt, Tony Esmond and buddies Shaun Dobes and Marc Laming) arrived in the lovely town of Melksham for this year’s Melksham Comic Convention. What they discovered was a small yet enthusiastic festival full of indie press, comics professionals,Continue reading A Day in the Country: Melksham Comic Convention, August 2015