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New ComicPopUp Brighton revives indie comic creators cooperative ideas to sell comics

ComicPopUp Brighton is a new event happening on Saturday 13th May 2017, a one-day small-press/art comics shop that’s part of the Brighton Artists Open House Festival. Selling comics to comics readers and a whole new audience in a family-friendly pizza pub, with all sales money going to the creators, its a great idea where creatorsContinue reading New ComicPopUp Brighton revives indie comic creators cooperative ideas to sell comics

The O Men - Martin Eden

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

When Marvel UK shrunk its original strip output in the mid-1990s, not being a 2000AD reader, I had nowhere to go. I came to find that the small press, often photocopied works, were a core part of British comics.  This is the second part of my celebration of those small press titles You can readContinue reading Celebrating the British Small Press: 60 Great Small Comic Press (Part Two)

Comix Reader 6 Cover by Richard Cowdry

Latest Comix Reader On Sale Now

  The latest issue of Comix Reader (Issue 6) is on sale now in comic shops and other outlets, featuring a cover by Richard Cowdry and strips by a huge assortment of artists and writers, including Lord Hurk, Ralph Kidson, Paul O’Connell, Bernadette Bentley and many more. The Comix Reader, which made the 2015 Selection for best Alternative Comic atContinue reading Latest Comix Reader On Sale Now

The Day Spock Died by Paul O'Connell

Remembering Leonard Nimoy: The Day Spock Died

  Fans of Star Trek and Leonard Nimoy‘s other work – photography, music and film – are in mourning across the globe with news of his death yesterday. WIRED Magazine has an affectionate round up of just some of the thousands of tributes here, and his passing has promoted many an artwork tribute. Beam meContinue reading Remembering Leonard Nimoy: The Day Spock Died

Excerpt from Blue is the Warmest Colour review by Sally-Anne Hickman

Electric Sheep Magazine’s comic Jubilee

Previously a print periodical from Wallflower Press (Summer 2008 – Winter 2009), Electric Sheep is a cult and world cinema review magazine that has existed before and since as a website, carrying on many of the features of the print version. These include a different theme per issue, interviews, features and one review a monthContinue reading Electric Sheep Magazine’s comic Jubilee