New British Graphic Novels Out This Week: Tales from Berk

Tales from Berk - Cover

Titan Comics is enjoying quiet success with its Dragons: Riders of Berk series, most the work of top comics writer Simon Furman, who you’ll know from his incredible work on Transformers down the years, as well as being the co-creator of Marvel UK’s Death’s Head. Here’s a look at some pages from the recent collection that offers the chance to catch up on adventures you may have missed, drawn by the hugely talented Iwan Nazif.

DRAGONS: RIDERS OF BERK – TALES FROM BERK
WRITER: SIMON FURMAN
ARTIST: IWAN NAZIF
COVER: IWAN NAZIF
PAGE COUNT: 112 PP
ISBN: 9781782766964
ON SALE DATE: FEBRUARY 3, 2016

Titan Comics proudly presents an all-new Collectors Edition of the original adventures of Hiccup and Toothless! When Stoick and all the grown-ups head off on a mission, Hiccup is left in charge! Sounds like fun? It is – until an old enemy decides to attack Berk…

Written by Simon Furman (Transformers, Matt Hatter Chronicles), this edition collects Volume 1 and Volume 2 of the Digest Editions.

Tales from Berk Preview 1

Tales from Berk Preview 2

Tales from Berk Preview 3

The founder of downthetubes, John works as a comics editor, writer, as Creative Consultant on the Dan Dare audio adventures for B7 Media, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. Working in British comics publishing for over 30 years, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Magazine and Babylon 5 Magazine. 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 “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz, published on Tapastic; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood for digital comic 100% Biodegradable.



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