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In Pictures: Marvel Superheroes storm Madame Tussauds Blackpool (in an unlikely “Love Island” crossover!)

Madame Tussauds Blackpool launched its epic new Marvel Superheroes addition at a VIP-filled launch this week, and I was lucky enough to be there on the night… Truth to tell, I wasn’t quite sure what to expect of the event – or the “waxworks”, my last trip to Madame Tussauds London back in 1968 aContinue reading In Pictures: Marvel Superheroes storm Madame Tussauds Blackpool (in an unlikely “Love Island” crossover!)

New Comic Heroes celebrates women in comics, Spider-Man 

The latest edition of Comic Heroes (Issue 32) is on sale now in all good newsagents and its own dedicated digital app. The latest issue, in case you weren’t sure, celebrates women in comics with a selection of features (including a four page feature in Time Bomb Comics’ Flintlock title – find out more about thatContinue reading New Comic Heroes celebrates women in comics, Spider-Man 

Tom Holland as Spider-Man

Spider-Man Homecoming – Picture Preview

Thrilled by his experience with the Avengers, as seen in Civil War, Spider-Man Homecoming – in cinemas from 7th July 2017 sees young Peter Parker (Tom Holland) return home to live with his Aunt May. Here’s some pictures from the upcoming film… Under the watchful eye of mentor Tony Stark, Parker starts to embrace hisContinue reading Spider-Man Homecoming – Picture Preview

Five Things I Don't Wanna See

Guest Post: Five things I don’t wanna see in your indie superhero comic

Dan Butcher is the creator, artist and writer of the acclaimed British independent comic Vanguard, which can be read for free at VanguardComic.com. He’s also one of the hosts on the Awesome Comics Podcast. Here, he offers some thoughts on independent superhero comics and some pertinent advice on the genre and major tropes for aspiring creators… First off,Continue reading Guest Post: Five things I don’t wanna see in your indie superhero comic

Superman pencils by Marco Santucci

Superman and Marvel artist Marco Santucci joins Birmingham’s ICE event guest list

Continuing with their overseas guest announcements for this year’s International Comic Expo in Birmingham in September, the team have just announced Italian artist Marco Santucci – perhaps best known for his work on DC Comics Superman – will be a special guest. Multi talented artist Marco Santucci was born in Arezzo in 1974 and startedContinue reading Superman and Marvel artist Marco Santucci joins Birmingham’s ICE event guest list