WebFinds: Andrew Orton’s Doctor Who wizardry

Frontier in Space Poster by Andrew Orton

Frontier in Space Poster by Andrew Orton

Comics writer David Bishop’s unearthed some groovy Doctor Who art: check out Vicious Imagery: Andrew Orton is a fecking genius – or visit Andrew’s web site here

The founder of downthetubes, which he established in 1998. John works as a comics and magazine editor, writer, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. Working in British comics publishing since the 1980s, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Explorer (previously known as Star Trek Magazine) and more. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War and “Dan Dare”. He’s the writer of "Pilgrim: Secrets and Lies" for B7 Comics; “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood.



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2 replies

  1. Hi, andrew orton here. Glad you like my work John! You’re a bit of a legend really, so it’s nice to see some kind comments from you!

    Cheers,

    andrew

  2. A legend in my own lunchtime, that’s me.

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