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INDIE VIEW: There isn’t a comic more awesome than ‘Fran of...

John Seven reviews 'Fran of the Floods'

Dan Dare is back with Peter Milligan and Alberto Fouche

British comics fans and fans of British comics know that planetary adventurer Dan Dare is one of the most beloved UK characters of all...

RIP Leo Baxendale, Beano legend

British comics great - perhaps the GREATEST British comics great - Leo Baxendale has passed away at the age of 86. Baxendale was to Beano what Jack Davis was to Mad - the essential stylist. As creators of Minnie the Minx and the Bash Street Kids, he influenced generations of Brit kids and other cartonists with his blocky, energetic style.

New Comics Collective GHOSTS Announce CULT Show In London

Announcing themselves to the World today, a British arts collective called GHOSTS have revealed their plans to take over London this April, for a...

Blood, Roses and Exploration with Sally Jane Thompson [Interview]

Sally Jane Thompson is one of the more brilliant lights in the comics industry, a multi-talented creator who can turn her hand to anything:...

The Phoenix Reaches 100 Issues Not Out

Tomorrow sees the 100th issue of The Phoenix, the weekly children's comic, published. This represents quite the milestone, as The Phoenix is the first...

Introducing… Our New Superhero, Englishman!

Well then. Yesterday - St George's Day in the UK - saw the announcement of a brand new superhero, soon to grace our digital...

24 Hours of Women Cartoonists: Kate Brown

I first came across Kate Brown's work via the now defunct DFC  Library, for whom she produced a gorgeous comic called The Spider Moon,...

24 Hours of Women Cartoonists: Hannah Berry

I've never met Hannah Berry, but the thing that has always struck me from her online presence (and a somewhat reluctant one!), is that...

Review: Nobrow’s 17×23 Showcase: moon men and hopeful dystopias

17x23 Showcase Contributors: Isaac Lenkiewicz, Kyle Platts, Henry McCausland, Nick Sheehy, Joe Kessler Nobrow Press Following on from the success of the excellent Nobrow anthology- a bi-annual...