Alienated #1 - Main Cover by Chris Wildgoose SNIP

Simon Spurrier, Chris Wildgoose’s “Alienated” to launch in February from Boom! Studios

BOOM! Studios has announced Alienated, a new series from the British creative team of Simon Spurrier (John Constantine Hellblazer, Coda) and artist Chris Wildgoose (Batgirl, Batman: Nightwalker), a subversive coming-of-age story about about having all the power to change the world but the unready hands to truly wield it. Announced at New York Comic Con,Continue reading Simon Spurrier, Chris Wildgoose’s “Alienated” to launch in February from Boom! Studios

Young Hellboy by Duncan Fegredo

Hellboy set to haunt Kendal, Dungeons & Dragons delights revealed at Lakes Festival

With little over a month to go before this year’s Lakes International Comic Art Festival (11th – 13th October 2019) in Kendal, work is proceeding apace on a number of exhibitions at the event, These will include an exclusive take on the Hellboy comics of Duncan Fegredo, the previously-announced Smurfs and Tom of Finland exhibitions and more.Continue reading Hellboy set to haunt Kendal, Dungeons & Dragons delights revealed at Lakes Festival

Lakes Festival Focus 2019: Simon Spurrier

Lakes Festival Focus 2019: An Interview with writer Simon Spurrier

Every year, in the countdown to the Lakes International Comic Art Festival in October, we bring you a series of interviews with guests at the event. This “Festival Focus” for 2019 is with Simon Spurrier, who I would argue modestly describes himself as “a writer of actual words”, currently working on new television and comicContinue reading Lakes Festival Focus 2019: An Interview with writer Simon Spurrier

Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast Episode 53 - Simon Spurrier

Simon Spurrier talks writing comics and for TV in new Lakes Festival Podcast

Writer Simon Spurrier is the focus of the latest Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast, and author who’s written for a wide range of comics from 2000AD to Vertigo’s Sandman – to one of hosts Ian Loxam and Nikki Bates favourites, The Labyrinth. He has also worked on TV scripts – which is one of theContinue reading Simon Spurrier talks writing comics and for TV in new Lakes Festival Podcast

LICAF 2019 - Wave 2 Guests

2000AD artists and writers, Kate Charlesworth and award-winning Czech comics artist Vojtěch Mašek join Lakes Festival 2019 guest list

The Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2019 has announced further guests for its weekend-long event in Kendal in October, including a number of creators well known for their work on the top British SF weekly comic 2000AD and major US publishers such as Boom! Studios, Image, Marvel and DC. Announced are British comic creators Laurence Campbell, KateContinue reading 2000AD artists and writers, Kate Charlesworth and award-winning Czech comics artist Vojtěch Mašek join Lakes Festival 2019 guest list