New Comics added to SEQUENTIAL app, including “Meanwhile”, “Love and Rockets”

Some great graphic novels have recently been added to the SEQUENTIAL digital comic app, including the brilliant Love and Rockets by Jaime and Gilbert Hernandez and the recently-revamped Meanwhile… anthology published by Soaring Penguin. The new additions reads like a bucket list of some of the best comics published in the past 30 years. They certainly back upContinue reading New Comics added to SEQUENTIAL app, including “Meanwhile”, “Love and Rockets”

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Lakes International Comic Art Festival – Frequently Asked Questions and Top Tips

One of this weekend’s Lakes International Comic Art Festival‘s most dedicated team members, Sharon Tait, has been answering questions about the weekend-long on their Facebook page, with a mix of useful information and some very funny answers. They’re so good – and so useful! – we thought we’d share them here, too. The Lakes International Comic ArtContinue reading Lakes International Comic Art Festival – Frequently Asked Questions and Top Tips

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Lakes Festival Creator Signings Announced

Here’s a list of special signings by comic creators at this year’s Lakes International Comic Art Festival over the weekend (14th – 16th October 2016). If a creator isn’t listed here, they will only be signing for a limited time after their events, or at their stand in the Comics Clock Tower if they haveContinue reading Lakes Festival Creator Signings Announced

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Lakes International Comic Art Festival Tickets On Sale Now

Tickets for the main events at this year’s Lakes International Comic Art Festival are on sale now – and a special “Clash of the Toon Titans“, pitting Tintin against Asterix, will launch this year’s weekend-long celebrations in October. Guests at this year’s Festival (14th – 16th October 2016) include Charlie Adlard (artist on The Walking Dead), Jordi Bernet (Torpedo and Jonah Hex), RufusContinue reading Lakes International Comic Art Festival Tickets On Sale Now

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NBM Publishing Announces February 2017 Release Date for Paco Roca’s new book, “The Lighthouse”

NBM Publishing’s upcoming releases of its new graphic novels include The Lighthouse by Paco Roca, one of the Lakes International Comic Art Festival‘s guests in October. Paco Roca is a Spanish artist best known for his graphic novel Wrinkles (reviewed here on downthetubes, published last year in the UK by Knockabout), which was adapted intoContinue reading NBM Publishing Announces February 2017 Release Date for Paco Roca’s new book, “The Lighthouse”