Celebrating 10 years of publishing, FutureQuake Press, publishers of the terrific zines FutureQuake (Issue 26 on sale now) and Zarjaz (Issue 23 on sale now)has just released its first trade paperback – Neroy Sphinx – Back in the Game.
This great-looking new assemblage collects all the tales from FutureQuake 04-20 under one cover along with two new tales – almost 100 pages of high quality SF action with an introduction by James Lovegrove, acclaimed author of books such as Untied Kingdom, Worldstorm, Provender Gleed.
Dave Evans at FutureQuake tells us all the strips have been re-lettered and the artwork has been remastered by Johnny McMonagle, James Kircough and Dave Thomson to make sure that when you read Neroy Sphinx – Back in the Game you are left with no doubt that FQP really is the home of the finest new talents in comics.
• Neroy Sphinx – Back in the Game will be available from April for a mere £5.00 plus P&P
• All the new Futurequake Press new titles, including FutureQuake 26 and Zarjaz 23, are available online from www.futurequake.co.uk and will also be available at the Birmingham Comics Festival in April
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. He is currently editor of Star Trek Explorer, published by Titan – his third tour of duty on the title originally titled Star Trek Magazine.
Working in British comics publishing since the 1980s, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Babylon 5 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.