2000AD Prog 2 - Judge Dredd drawn by Mick McMahon SNIP

Art for first published “Judge Dredd” story in upcoming auction

The complete art for the first printed “Judge Dredd” strip from 2000 AD Prog 2, largely drawn by Mick McMahon – five pages in total – is one of the lots in the upcoming Heritage Auctions Comics, Comic Art and Animation Art auction in Dallas in November. Arriving in 2000 AD Prog 2 1977, Judge Dredd,Continue reading Art for first published “Judge Dredd” story in upcoming auction

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Tricks of the Trade: Writing a Comics-inspired Novel, by Steve MacManus

Former Tharg, comics editor and writer Steve MacManus shares his experience of writing his first novel, The Sheerglam Conspiracy, a story set inside the world of 1970s British comics. 40,000 words long, it took 14 long months to write – and is on sale now… “Write about what you know” is a maxim generally considered toContinue reading Tricks of the Trade: Writing a Comics-inspired Novel, by Steve MacManus

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In Words and Pictures: The Great War Dundee Comic Launch

My main hobby is comics (you’d never have guessed, would you?) but one of my many other interests is history. When I found out about the Great War Dundee event that combined both, involving the launch of the free Great War Dundee Comic and appearances by Pat Mills, Ian Kennedy and Anya Morozova, located inContinue reading In Words and Pictures: The Great War Dundee Comic Launch

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2000AD Prog 2150 – Jump on Board this Wednesday!

This week’s 52-page 2000AD – Prog 2150 – is a “jump on board” issue, with all-new thrills throughout, an issue on sale this Wednesday in all good comic shops and newsagents (and digital platforms, too) that comes alongside release date announcements for some of Rebellion’s Treasury of British Comics titles next year, including The RiseContinue reading 2000AD Prog 2150 – Jump on Board this Wednesday!