2000AD 40th Anniversary Special

Beyond 2000AD Celebration Signings Continue This Weekend across the UK

2000AD continues to celebrate its 40th anniversary this weekend with a number of special signings by some of its top talents this weekend in Birmingham, Edinburgh and Manchester – and these are just the first of many through the year. All this helps to mark the title’s official birthday, and with artists like Steve Yeowell on theContinue reading Beyond 2000AD Celebration Signings Continue This Weekend across the UK

Support Your Local Comic Shop. Art by Nick Miller

Something For The Weekend (w/c 18th July 2016) – Support Your Local Comic Shop!

So, last week as I was promoting the week’s new comics, I was a bit flippant about the price rises for imported US comics British comic shops will have to pass on to their customers (imposed by Diamond, who had no choice, either, raising prices for the first time in eight years). After some face to face andContinue reading Something For The Weekend (w/c 18th July 2016) – Support Your Local Comic Shop!

Thought Bubble 2015 Logo

Thought Bubble Guests Pre-Festival Signing Tour Dates Announced

With less than two weeks away from the start of this year’s Thought Bubble Festival, the organisers have just announced a signing tour taking place as part of 2015’s Festival, bringing some Thought Bubble guests to a comic shop near you during the Festival week, and after the convention. Taking place from 9th – 15th November at venues across Leeds and beyond, 2015’sContinue reading Thought Bubble Guests Pre-Festival Signing Tour Dates Announced

Photo: Michael Bracewell. Photo courtesy of Thought Bubble Festival

Thought Bubble Festival reveals full 2015 line up

As we mentioned last week, Thought Bubble, the UK’s largest annual comic art festival which is now in its ninth year, takes place in Leeds from 9 – 15 November 2015. Supported by Leeds Dock, Leeds Inspired and Travelling Man Stores, Thought Bubble attracts fans and comic arts professionals from around the world, the FestivalContinue reading Thought Bubble Festival reveals full 2015 line up

"The Rabbit" art by Rachael Smith

Rachael Smith’s “The Rabbit” graphic novel launches in September

Comic creator Rachael Smith and the Avery Hill Publishing crew will be launching The Rabbit, Rachel’s second graphic novel, at Manchester’s Travelling Man comic shop on Friday 28th August and  London’s Orbital Comics  on Friday 11th September 2015. Following her debut, critically acclaimed graphic novel House Party, The Rabbit tells the story of Eleanor and her younger sister Kathy, whoContinue reading Rachael Smith’s “The Rabbit” graphic novel launches in September