Van Helsing’s Terror Tales rises from the grave

Available now direct from its original editor is a smashing collection of “Van Helsing’s Terror Tales“, strips first published in House of Hammer back in the 1970s. Unashamedly capitalising on the huge interest in the horror genre of the time, not only in the cinemas but thanks to late night film screenings on the BBC, combining aContinue reading Van Helsing’s Terror Tales rises from the grave

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Peter Hogan and Steve Parkhouse’s “Resident Alien” hits the Big Apple!

Peter Hogan and Steve Parkhouse are ready to crack open a new case file as the next chapter of the acclaimed science-fiction/ murder mystery Resident Alien, published by Dark Horse, takes their curious and compassionate alien detective to New York City! For years, a stranded alien has hidden in plain sight disguised as Dr. HarryContinue reading Peter Hogan and Steve Parkhouse’s “Resident Alien” hits the Big Apple!

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Give Me Five: John Ridgway recalls his time drawing Enid Blyton’s famous teen adventurers

Artist John Ridgway is an artist well know for his distinctive work on Doctor Who, Hellblazer and the recently-collected Summer Magic for 2000AD, but one of his earlier jobs in comics was an artist on Enid Blyton’s Adventure Magazine, which we featured here earlier this week, and he kindly dropped us a line about his time on the title and howContinue reading Give Me Five: John Ridgway recalls his time drawing Enid Blyton’s famous teen adventurers

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Classic UK Comic Zines Site adds rare 1970s conventions booklets to growing archive

British comics archivist, and former Fine Art and Graphic Design teacher David Hathaway-Price has been busy adding some gems of British comic fan history to his incredible Classic UK Comic Zines site, which is now located here. Two additions feature early work by a slew of famous 2000AD contributors, edited by Dez Skinn and NickContinue reading Classic UK Comic Zines Site adds rare 1970s conventions booklets to growing archive

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Exclusive: “Summer Magic” Collection Cover by John Ridgway Revealed 

We’re honoured to debut the brand new cover for Summer Magic: The Complete Journal of Luke Kirby collection, to be published by Rebellion in May 2017. This is a brand new cover by initial series artist John Ridgway, with colours provided by Italian colourist Barbara Nosenzo. A series which trumped JK Rowling’s Harry Potter to theContinue reading Exclusive: “Summer Magic” Collection Cover by John Ridgway Revealed