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. We’re rounding off this year’s “Festival Focus” interviews for 2019 is with a chat to Staz Johnson, a professional comic artist for more than 30 years, working for mostContinue reading Lakes Festival Focus 2019: Comic Artist Staz Johnson
Rebellion has announced the full thrill-powered line-up of events for The Day of Dredd, celebrating the legacy and cultural impact of Britain’s biggest comic book export, Judge Dredd. Taking place on Saturday 7th September 2019, this mixture of creator signings, live art jams, film screenings, and panel talks is dedicated to recognising and exploring Dredd’sContinue reading Day of Dredd – Signing Details across the UK and US revealed
2000AD Prog 2139 crashed into your newsagents yesterday, with an all-new “Indigo Prime” tale debuting this issue – and officially on sale today in all good book shops is Death Wish, a collection from Rebellion of the strip created by writer Barrie Tomlinson and artist Vanyo. “Death Wish” first appeared in the short-lived Speed comicContinue reading Indigo Prime returns to 2000AD, Death Wish collection out in book shops today!
I couldn’t help but smile reading the latest episode of this week’s “Judge Dredd” story in 2000AD Prog 2138, because nestling in the story from Kenneth Niemand is a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it tip of the hat to one of the bands that commanded my attention back in the 1970s, The Alan Parsons Project, founded by Alan Parsons.Continue reading Out Today: 2000AD Prog 2138 (with Prog Rock References!)
Brawler is a great looking new comics project from Time Bomb Comics – and a Kickstarter campaign for pre-orders that launched just last week has already hit target. downthetubes caught up with publisher Steve Tanner to talk to him about the new anthology and other Time Bomb projects… Steve is a Birmingham-based writer, the faceContinue reading Spoiling for a Brawl(er)! An interview with Time Bomb Comics publisher Steve Tanner