Sector 13 Issue Four Reprint - Cover by Will Simpson SNIP

Will Simpson, Lyndon Webb deliver new covers for 2000AD-inspired Sector 13 reprints

Issue Four of the Belfast-based non-profit 2000AD fanzine Sector 13 is getting a reprint – with a stunning Venus Bluegenes cover by top artist Will Simpson. The reprint follows the near sell out of Issue Four at the Lawless convention earlier this year, and the announcement of the release of a compilation of Issues OneContinue reading Will Simpson, Lyndon Webb deliver new covers for 2000AD-inspired Sector 13 reprints

Some of the Portsmouth Comic Con 2019 guests: Will Simpson, Liam Sharp and Roy Thomas

Portsmouth Comic Con team hint at 2020 show in the works as second event nears

It’s only six weeks until the second Portsmouth Comic Con and its two content producers, Joel Meadows and Andrew Colman, have been talking about the upcoming event, and plans for the future… downthetubes: Were you surprised by the reaction to the first show? We were hoping it would be a success but we didn’t expectContinue reading Portsmouth Comic Con team hint at 2020 show in the works as second event nears

Will Simpson SNIP

Game of Thrones artist joins Portsmouth Comic Con line-up

William ‘Will’ Simpson, the lead storyboard artist behind the TV adaptation of George R. R. Martin’s fantasy epic, Game of Thrones, is the latest guest to be announced in a stellar line up for this year’s Portsmouth Comic Con – International Festival of Comics on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th May at Portsmouth Guildhall. NorthernContinue reading Game of Thrones artist joins Portsmouth Comic Con line-up

Malta Comic Con 2017 - Phil Elliott

Memories of the 9th Malta Comic Convention – by comic artist by Phil Elliott

Malta Comic Con was back earlier this month, with a star-studded line-up of comic creators from across the globe in attendance, including Illegal Alien, Tupelo, Tales from Gimbley and Real Ghostbusters artist Phil Elliott – his first major appearance in some years. Phil reports on the experience…  I was very nervous. Not about visiting MaltaContinue reading Memories of the 9th Malta Comic Convention – by comic artist by Phil Elliott

Cardiff Life Judge Dredd Cover

Judgement Comes to Cardiff! (Judge Dredd judgement, that is)

Judgement in Cardiff, a  unique exhibition of Judge Dredd art comes to Cardiff next month – the work of a duo known as Caped in Case who commissioned David Roach to draw the event’s promotional poster. The exhibition brings together some of the finest artists ever to draw 2000AD‘s hard-nosed future cop, as well as more recentlyContinue reading Judgement Comes to Cardiff! (Judge Dredd judgement, that is)