Get your 1950s style spaceship out, it’s time to join Captain Dan Dare in the latest edition of ‘Spaceship Away’. Oddly, in the opening part of Tim Booth’s story, Parsecular Tales’, he only makes a brief appearance as he’s off on a mission to the Asteroid Belt. It is Hank Hogan who is introduced to […]
HP Lovecraft has undergone something of a renaissance of late. Alan Moore’s recent ‘Neonomicon’ series introduced the author to a new generation of readers by placing his work and mythos at the centre of an investigation into a cult. While that series created a new angle to look at the author from, it’s important not […]
Strontium Dog: Search/Destroy Agency Files 03 by John Wagner, Alan Grant, Carlos Ezquerra and Robin Smith
Probably the biggest reason you would need to buying the third volume of the ‘Strontium Dog’ books is because of the massive epic storyline dealing with the life and death of Wulf Sternhammer. Hardly spoiler as these tales were originally printed in ‘2000AD’ comic back in the mid-1980s. You would have thought that this was […]
Maybe, like us, you were wondering what Marvel Comic’s Black Widow would look like if she had been sourced from a series of 1950 pulp dime novels? Bother your head no more, Black Widow fans, and gaze instead upon the glory that is Calamity Jon Morris‘s Natasha Romanova thriller novels!
This year’s nominees for the Russ Manning Promising Newcomer Award (aka The Manning Award) have been announced. The 2012 nominees are: Craig Cermak, artist of Voltron, Year One (published by Dynamite) Martin Cóccolo, artist of Helldorado (published by APE Entertainment) Tyler Crook, artist of Petrograd (published by Oni Press) and B.P.R.D. (published […]
The big winners at the 2012 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards were Jim Henson’s Tale of Sand (published by Archaia) and Daredevil (published by Marvel), each garnering three awards. Tale of Sand was awarded Best Graphic Album – New and Best Publication Design, and artist Ramón K. Pérez was chosen Best Penciller/Inker. Daredevil received the […]