The latest issue of Comics Unlimited – a monthly online, 80-page, full colour magazine about comics, comic art and comic creators from all over the world – is on sale now and features some great interviews, including one with Modesty Blaise artist Romero.
Issue 4 of Comics Unlimited also includes interviews with American Flagg! creator Howard Chaykin and former Marvel Editor Mike Rockwitz, and includes features on Modesty Blaise creator/writer Peter O’Donnell, Doctor Doom, The Defenders, Infinity Inc., DNAgents, EC Comics and Guardians of the Galaxy.
And yes, “Hatch” the strange comic star of Crikey! magazine is back in this online publication.
If you’re a the kind of person who likes to try before they buy, there’s an #0 taster here, via publisher Sequential Media Publishing‘s web site.
Sequential Publishing is run by Glenn B Fleming, who has brought us Crikey! magazine and other delights down the years.
• Simply go to www.sequentialmediapublishing.com to purchase your on-line magazine for $7.50/£5.00 for a single issue; or consider a six issue bi-monthly subscription for just $37.50/£25.00 – six issues for the price of five
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.