Firebox Ricky Rouse Graphic Novel Competition launched

Firebox Ricky Rouse Competition

 

What could be more festive than a bizarro graphic novel that’s a little bit like Die Hard, only set in a knock-off Disney theme park? Nothing, that’s what.

This Christmas online retailer Firebox are giving away three hardback copies of the brilliant Ricky Rouse Has a Gun published by SelfMadeHero; each individually signed by the ludicrously-talented Jörg Tittel and John Aggs. These gorgeous hardback editions are the only signed first editions in existence, so they’re like gold dust to anyone who loves this classic graphic novel.

As if that wasn’t enough, every one of them also contains a signed and limited-edition print of the rasping communist mallard, Ronald Ruck.

Full competition detail here on the Firebox web site

•  Read our review of Ricky Rouse Has a Gun

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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