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Steampunk Robots and Demon Mice? Count me in for “Cognition”

Ken Reynolds, editor of the terrific anthology Spliced Quarterly and ace letterer of many British indie comics, is seeking backing to print his latest project Cognition #0 – a supernatural-noir-adventure drawn by Sam Bentley about a steam-powered automaton inhabited by a human spirit and a demonically possessed mouse. Cognition #0 – already in part available digitallyContinue reading Steampunk Robots and Demon Mice? Count me in for “Cognition”

Just some of the robots that will be in the Vectis auction in March 2016. Image courtesy Vectus

Robots on the march — Vectis tinplate toys auction announced, includes Flash Gordon rarity

Next month, on Tuesday 15th March, Vectis Auctions will present an ‘Out of this World’ collection of robots, space vehicles, flying saucers and rockets — almost 1000 pieces of tinplate, metal and plastic pieces from European, Japanese, Asian and American manufacturers, including a rare Flash Gordon-related item. The catalogue for this auction hasn’t been published yet, but theContinue reading Robots on the march — Vectis tinplate toys auction announced, includes Flash Gordon rarity

Is It Just Media launches free Robob title for schools

Surrey based independent publisher, Is It Just Media?, have announced the arrival of The Adventures of ROBOB, a new interactive magazine and trading card game aimed at primary school children which includes an element of contributed comic strip. The magazine was launched last year and encourages readers to write their own stories based around theContinue reading Is It Just Media launches free Robob title for schools

Advance art for Andrew Wildman's Horizon project.

Andrew Wildman charts a new Horizon, seeking crowdfunding for comics project

After many months of preparation and deliberation, comic creator Andrew Wildman‘s official fundraising and pre-order campaign for his Horizon project has begun, using the crowdfunding web site indiegogo.com. The project focuses on the story of Ali, a 15 year old girl. “An age in-between,” says Andrew. “An age where she isn’t a child or anContinue reading Andrew Wildman charts a new Horizon, seeking crowdfunding for comics project

Robot Steel Alien

Robot Steel Alien Originally uploaded by JohnFreeman. This was just one of several stunning steel sculptures created by the folk at RobotSteel.com on view at The Gadget Show at the NEC Birmingham this weekend. Based in Ireland, RoboSteel designs and creates handmade steel sculptures inspired by science fiction and fantasy films. The company says it’sContinue reading Robot Steel Alien