Jan Shepheard, art editor on Valiant and 2000AD. Photo © Sue Smith, used with permission.

In Memoriam: Jan Shepheard, 2000AD’s first Art Editor – an “unsung heroine” of British Comics

  We’re sorry to report the passing of Jan Shepheard, an “unsung heroine” of British comics and first Art Editor of 2000AD, who may best be remembered by our readers for her famous “Judge Dredd” logo, but who created many of the definitive logos for various strips for comics such as Valiant and others atContinue reading In Memoriam: Jan Shepheard, 2000AD’s first Art Editor – an “unsung heroine” of British Comics

Dez Skinn reveals the origins of Vulcan (the comic, not the Star Trek planet)

Longtime British comics fan and indie publisher David McDonald, whose projects under his Hibernia Comics imprint include One Eyed Jack and the Death of Valiant and a fab Doomlord strip collection, writes to tell us he is busy working on his next Comic Archive title, provisionally titled Beyond 2000. In the process, he’s gathered aContinue reading Dez Skinn reveals the origins of Vulcan (the comic, not the Star Trek planet)