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, comic creator and reader Andy Luke had nowhere to go. He came to find that the small press, often photocopied works, were a core part of British comics…  This is the second part of Andy’s celebration of those smallContinue reading Celebrating the British Small Press: 60 Great Small Comic Press (Part Two)

Ciaran Marcantonio, Robert Curley, Hilbo Lawler, Darrin 0'Toole, Stephen Mooney, and Kevin Logue on the first panel at 2D Comic Book Festival. Photo: Maura McHugh

In Review: 2D Festival 2013

Maura McHugh had a wonderful time at 2D Northern Ireland Comic Book Festival in Derry last weekend. As usual there was fantastic hospitality by the gang from Derry’s Verbal Arts Centre who organised the festival. All of them, including the volunteers, and the admins who most of us never see, did a wonderful job…. IContinue reading In Review: 2D Festival 2013

Atomic Diner prep lauch of ‘Noe the Savage Boy’

Atomic Diner will be hosting a launch of their new book Noe The Savage Boy #1 in Forbidden Planet Belfast on Saturday February 9th from 1.00 to 3.00pm. On hand will be the title’s creators – Rob Curley (plot) Malachy Coney (script) and Stephen Downey (art) – and copies of the comic on sale willContinue reading Atomic Diner prep lauch of ‘Noe the Savage Boy’