Jonathan Ross and Charlie Adlard. Photo: Joel Meadows

Dead Popular: Jonathan Ross and Charlie Adlard talk “The Walking Dead”

Charlie Adlard, artist on The Walking Dead and  and co-creator of many of the major characters that have been used in AMC’s hit TV show of the same name was at Waterstones in Tottenham Court Road, London on Monday, in a Q and A interview hosted by Jonathan Ross. He spoke about working on aContinue reading Dead Popular: Jonathan Ross and Charlie Adlard talk “The Walking Dead”

While BBC local radio regularly covers comic happenings, the last major TV coverage was in 2008 on "Comics Britannia"

In My View: Why Comics Need Better Media Coverage

Comics publisher, artist and events organiser Shane Chebsey has launched a petition calling on the BBC to consider more regular coverage of comics as a medium. We think he has a point – the last major coverage (without 1960s Batman TV show type editorialising) was over ten years ago now, for Comics Britannia – soContinue reading In My View: Why Comics Need Better Media Coverage

Top 25 Books 2017 - Diamond Book Distributors

Saga, Walking Dead top 2017 comic store books sales chart

Diamond Book Distributors has announced the top 25 best-selling graphic novels from publishers they distribute to comic shops through 2017, based on sales data gathered from their retailer network and retail partners – and it looks like US publisher Image Comics again had a great year. In 2017, Saga Volume 7 from Image Comics was the best-selling graphicContinue reading Saga, Walking Dead top 2017 comic store books sales chart

The Walking Dead's Here's Negan CGC signature series

Bid on some signed Walking Dead comic rarities and support a good cause!

There’s a rare chance on eBay right now to bid on some signed copies of The Walking Dead‘s Here’s Negan CGC signature series – and support a good cause. Offered by Northampton-based comic shop Close Encounters, the comics are all graded at 9.8 and have been signed by writer Robert Kirkman and artist Charlie Adlard,Continue reading Bid on some signed Walking Dead comic rarities and support a good cause!

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Diamond Book Distributors Top 25 Best-Selling Graphic Novels – August 2017

Diamond Book Distributors has published its top 25 best-selling graphic novels from the publishers they distribute, based on sales data collected by Bookscan. In August, the Starfinder Core Rulebook from Paizo was the number one selling book, a science fiction RPG, springing from the Pathfinder game, which of course has its own related comics lineContinue reading Diamond Book Distributors Top 25 Best-Selling Graphic Novels – August 2017