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Tea-Time Rendezvous: Thought Bubble moves from Leeds to Harrogate for 2019

Thought Bubble has announced major changes for its Festival later this year, moving the event from Leeds to Harrogate – a Yorkshire spa town famous for Betty’s Tea Rooms, RHS Harlow Carr Gardens and renovated Royal Baths development –  and announcing dates in November. The 9th-10th November dates for the Festival weekend bring the much-loved eventContinue reading Tea-Time Rendezvous: Thought Bubble moves from Leeds to Harrogate for 2019

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Looking Back at Thought Bubble 2018 and finding new ways to learn the comic craft

Artist and writer Gavin Pollock looks back at this year’s Thought Bubble Festival and reflects on its unique approach to promoting comics and, more widely the opportunities seeking to learn the comic craft it brings into focus… Thought Bubble day started easily enough when the stray cat turned up yowling for food. Cats are strangeContinue reading Looking Back at Thought Bubble 2018 and finding new ways to learn the comic craft

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Silent Killer: 32 Kills by Mike Garley, Andy Clift, out now from Comichaus

32 Kills , a new project by Mike Garley and Andy Clift, published by Comichaus is getting its launch at Thought Bubble this weekend, and is available on the publisher’s digital comics platform, available to read now on the Comichaus app. Co-created by Emmy-nominated writer Mike Garley and Captain Cosmic artist Andy Clift, it’s lettered by MikeContinue reading Silent Killer: 32 Kills by Mike Garley, Andy Clift, out now from Comichaus

OK Comics Rocket Fule Beer Launch (Apollo Graphic Novel)

Comics and Beer? No-one’s going to find that attractive, right? But if you do…

. For those of you who once shocked the French in Angoulême during their annual BD Festival by drinking bars dry, and those of you who’ve laughed when hotels fail to understand some comic fans capacity for drinking… there’s good news, because three “comic and beer” events are coming your way this month. (Please note,Continue reading Comics and Beer? No-one’s going to find that attractive, right? But if you do…

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Netflix Primer: Luke Pearson’s “Hilda” – a quick guide to the graphic novels

If you’ve been listening to the Awesome Comics Podcast recently, you’ll know that I’ll be running the Nobrow table at Thought Bubble in Leeds over the weekend of 22nd – 23rd September 2018. We’ll be situated at Table 28 in the grand Victoria Hall. My first full outing for this company coincides with their firstContinue reading Netflix Primer: Luke Pearson’s “Hilda” – a quick guide to the graphic novels