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Awesome Comics Podcast Episode 48 – Dead Canary Comics

The minds behind Dead Canary Comics, Chris Baker and Matt Fitch, join the gang this week to talk about how they started in indie publishing, the impressive books they’ve released so far and the awesome books they’ve got coming up. There’s talk about MCM London, interacting with other creators at cons, the reactions to recent bigContinue reading Awesome Comics Podcast Episode 48 – Dead Canary Comics

Comics fans wait patiently for events to start at the Brewery Arts Centre. Photo courtesy Lakes International Comic Art Festival

First Impressions: A Beginner’s Guide to the Lakes International Comic Art Festival

As a newbie to the Lakes International Comic Art Festival (LICAF) Norman Boyd wondered how he was supposed to tackle a big event like this. Some of you will think “what’s he on about?” but experience tells me Norman’s not the only person on the planet who worries about such things. So in the interest ofContinue reading First Impressions: A Beginner’s Guide to the Lakes International Comic Art Festival

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Convention Report – Nottingham Comic Con 2014

Saturday the 4th October was the second Nottingham Comic Con. Previously known as ‘Nerdfest’, along with a name change there was also a change of venue, moving  to a larger and much more convenient venue at the Nottingham Conference Centre. Still in its infancy it’s fast becoming one of the best conventions for comics fans in aContinue reading Convention Report – Nottingham Comic Con 2014

10 Questions: Comics Writer Benjamin Read

Benjamin Read writes comics and makes films. He wrote the True Grit and Super 8 comic adaptations, and also wrote and produced the films Warhouse and 500 Miles North. He is also one of the founder members of the Improper Books comics collective, and is fuelled principally by tea and whimsy.  Porcelain, which has gainedContinue reading 10 Questions: Comics Writer Benjamin Read