Titan Unveils Snowpiercer in English

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TweetWith the upcoming film starring Chris Evans, Tilda Swinton, Jamie Bell, Ed Harris, Alison Pill and John Hurt due for a US/UK release in 2014 after rave international reviews, the original comic, Le Transperceneige, is due for publication as Snowpiercer on January 29.

The Lakes Comic Festival Gets Everything Right

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TweetLast weekend I headed south for Kendal, a bustling town in the beautiful Lake District of England for a comics festival with a difference. The Lakes International Comic Art Festival fully embraced a European (Angoulême) approach to the medium, with the whole town celebrating the weekend of events, and perhaps consequently drawing a much more […]

All Ages Comic: A Piggy’s Tale

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TweetA loveable pup, a street smart cat, and a magical pig – here is a comic that really grabbed my attention!

Ebay Auctions to help Steve Niles after Flood Destruction

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TweetSteve Niles, creator of 30 Days of Night and Criminal Macabre,  is much loved by everyone in – and out – of comics, and the comics industry is rallying around him, with contributed auction items from Chris Burnham, James Tynion IV, Darick Robertson, Phil Noto, Grek Pak, JM De Matteis, and more.

Review: Liberator #3 – with extra Bunnies!

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TweetA striking cover from the tremendous Ben Templesmith has garnered Liberator #3 all kinds of attention. If you’ve not been reading this fantastic debut, read on…

Exclusive Interview: Darick Robertson Goes Ballistic!

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TweetOkay, first things first. Have you bought Ballistic yet? Have you back-ordered #1 and pre-ordered #2? Because this comic is selling out everywhere FAST. I hit up artist Darick Robertson for a chat on what is rapidly becoming the runaway hit of 2013.

Stripped: Melinda Gebbie – Lost Girls, Pornography & Censorship

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TweetKicking off the second round of Stripped events at the Edinburgh International Book Festival came the legendary and fabulous Melinda Gebbie, known for her work in the American underground comix of the ‘70s, the infamous and illegal Fresca Zizis, and of course her collaboration with Alan Moore on Lost Girls.

Stripped: Grant Morrison – Dope, Chips, and Skewed Moralities

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TweetGrant Morrison returned to the Edinburgh Book Festival, this time as one of the star attractions of the Stripped programme, and still with those record breaking signing queues!

Ben Affleck is Batman in Man of Steel Sequel

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TweetYou may or may not have noticed, but the internet has exploded.

Snowpiercer to be Dumbed Down for American Audience

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TweetSnowpiercer opened in South Korea earlier this month to rave reviews and box-office breaking sales. But the 126 minute film, based on popular bande dessinée Le Transperceneige and starring Chris Evans, is to be cut by a whopping 20 minutes for the eventual English language release – removing the intelligence and leaving a simplified action film […]

Seaguy Eternal: The Script, It Lives! And Morrison’s Full Answers on Seaguy.

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TweetAfter I reported in The Guardian yesterday that Seaguy Eternal had been written and was hopefully due for release next year, there was a little bit of confusion. Artist Cameron Stewart had not received the script, and some comic sites jumped on this. And then the script arrived!

Stripped: Joe Sacco – Conflict Comes in a Lot of Guises

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TweetFollowing Chris Ware in the Stripped programme at the Edinburgh International Book Festival came the very entertaining and engaging Joe Sacco, creator of numerous critically acclaimed journalist works, including Palestine, Safe Area Goražde, Journalism, and his upcoming The Great War.

Stripped: Chris Ware – Comics, A Working Class Art Form

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TweetIntroduced as the laureate of graphic literature, the much celebrated Chris Ware booked a sell out event at a major literary festival, speaking about our fictional bubble lives, his superheroic beginnings, and his hopes and fears for the medium.

Exclusive Interview: Joshua Hale Fialkov on The Bunker

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TweetThe launch day of The Bunker, a new comic from Joshua Hale Fialkov and Joe Infurnari is finally here! Make sure you don’t miss out, and while we’re all excited over this new epic comic, lets sit down and have a chat with Fialkov himself.

Exclusive Advance Review: The Bunker by Joshua Hale Fialkov and Joe Infurnari

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TweetWhat is The Bunker? A brand new comic from the writer of I, Vampire, The Ultimates, Tumor and last week’s Hunger that is guaranteed to get your mind racing. Fancy getting early access? Read on…

Interview: Peter Hogan on the return of Tom Strong!

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TweetTom Strong is a comic for those who love adventure stories. Or sci-fi. Or pulp characters. Or ace women heroes. Or space sagas. Or future tales. Or family stories. Heck, Tom Strong is for everyone!