Savant - Promotional Art

Jim Alexander and Will Pickering’s SF project “Savant” lands in Dark Horse Presents

Savant, a comic strip originally published by British small-press publisher Planet Jimbot, is to be serialised from March onwards in multi-Eisner award-winning Dark Horse Presents. Introducing Lode from the planet Savant, having gone walkabout around the universe, she chooses to chronicle the lives of the dying. As a result seeks out war zones. She isContinue reading Jim Alexander and Will Pickering’s SF project “Savant” lands in Dark Horse Presents

Thought Bubble Festival goers got a stack of freebies on entry to the 2014 event. Photo: Antony Esmond

Photo Report: Thought Bubble 2014

Thought Bubble 2014, which took place in Leeds this weekend, was the biggest incarnation of this annual Festival so far. It had a few added twists to its layout and style, with the TB Teepee the biggest addition and occupied a place in the central concourse. It was here that most of the big namesContinue reading Photo Report: Thought Bubble 2014

Savant Sample Panel

Planet Jimbot releases ‘Savant’

Planet Jimbot, the indie publishing house run by comic creators Jim Alexander and Jim Campbell, has just published the first issue of Savant, a stunning science fiction story originally conceived for STRIP: The Adventure Comics Magazine. Savant, by Jim Alexander, Will Pickering and Fin Cramb introduces the mysterious memory-gatherer, Lode from the planet Savant, whoContinue reading Planet Jimbot releases ‘Savant’