Who even is Emily and where did she go? Those are the first two questions that spring into the mind when reading ‘And Then Emily Was Gone’ by John Lees, Iain Laurie, Megan Wilson and Colin Bell. A mystery series which quickly leaps into the horrific and fantastical without a word of warning, this month sees the book head out into the previews catalogue. The first series published by ComixTribe, the series was originally published last year in black and white – however, for this second time round, it’ll be in full colour. [Read more…]
Next weekend – the 23rd/24th – sees Thought Bubble kick off once more, officially the best convention in the UK and therefore I would conclude in the world, also. And there are going to be a LOT of new small-press and self-published books launching. Over 80, according to reports. And while we couldn’t feature all 80 here – much as we’d like to – we have spoken to several people launching new titles, and asked them to tell us a bit more about their comics.
So! From Zainab and I, here’s a look at just SOME of the many brilliant comics which will be available at Thought Bubble! (And, if you can’t make it to the festival yourself – we’ve linked to every website you need for an incredibly indulgent weekend of online shopping).