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It’s GOOF! day!

After the launch of issue zero last month, Goof! No.1 goes online today! The all-new digital humour comic published by Marc Jackson featuring a wide range of styles from a wide range of creators! – and with a 12 issue subscription for just £12 it’s only £1 an issue! – and, unlike paper comics where…

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Review: Fear of a white planet in ‘The Danes’

The Danes, Belgian cartoonist Clarke’s suspense-thriller with science fiction tones, takes an accepted apocalyptic trope, a devastating pandemic, and turns it upside down. In most stories like these society collapses because of a desperate battle for survival against disease, but in The Danes, it’s the fallout of racial animosity exploding because of a disease. If…

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Reviews: the Beano 80 Years of Fun!

The Beano: 80 Years of Fun Box Set, DC Thomson The Beano has now been in print for an astonishing eighty years. In the fickle world of comics and publishing, this is nothing short of an incredible achievement; entire generations of happy kids have grown up reading the Bash Street Kids, Little Plum, Dennis the…

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Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) #170

And once more it is that time of week when Richard and Joe offer up links and news spotted over the last few days with Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense): Steve Ditko, RIP Very sad news broke over last weekend as we learned that one of the absolute gods of the comics medium, the reclusive genius…

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Rogue Trooper movie is confirmed!!!

Breaking news – over the weekend Brit comics fans were going nuts over some very teasing tweets from director Duncan Jones (Moon, Warcraft, Mute), hinting that for his next movie he wanted to do a comic based film, a British comics based film, maybe something from 2000 AD…. One tweet had a short video which…