A beautiful John Watkiss painting done as part of a pitch for a series of Sandman movies, in about 2005, posted in an online tribute to John by author Neil Gaiman

Tributes to comics artist John Watkiss, who has died, from fellow creators and fans

I’m sorry to report the passing of the hugely/talented British film and comics artist John Watkiss, whose most recent comics work was Surgeon X from Image. He was 55. A very private man, he had been ill for some time. Regular readers will have already read our tribute to his work in the  fields ofContinue reading Tributes to comics artist John Watkiss, who has died, from fellow creators and fans

Ring Of Roses Graphic Novel

British Comic Shop Releases (15th July 2015) – Damocles, Ring of Roses and Captain Britain, too

Here’s  this week’s (belated) list of comics on sale now in comic shops across the UK. As usual, our list highlights the work of British creators and publishers. Three Cinebook titles hit comic shops this week, including the latest Lucky Luke title – but for my money the latest volume of Damocles by Joel Callede and AlainContinue reading British Comic Shop Releases (15th July 2015) – Damocles, Ring of Roses and Captain Britain, too