The latest issue of Bleeding Cool Magazine (#6), on sale now in all good comic shops, includes two features of note for fans of British comic creators, the issue headlining US publisher Boom!’s new Robocop series with an exclusive sneak-peak.
Writer Kieron Gillen is featured in a huge interview covering his career and a special look at his next projects, including a gallery from Ryan Kelly! And go behind the history of Watchmen with a feature that looks at how Alan Moore created one of the greatest comic book series of all time.
Bleeding Cool Magazine also talks to some of the most recognizable COSPLAYERS in the field with a revealing interview and exclusive costume pictorial!
Editor Rich Johnston also dissects the biggest comic events of 2013 giving his unique perspective on the big winners and the epic losers, while Brendon Connely takes you behind the scenes of the Autumn film features with exclusive photos and scoops on Hollywood’s biggest events.
Delivering over 100 pages per issue on a bi-monthly release schedule, each issue is full of articles that are not available on thr well known comic news site like Johnston’s Life in the Gutters, a Hot Books Price Guide, and Turning Comics to Cash columns.
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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.