Jim Cheung confirmed for Edinburgh Comic Con 2015

It appears all the stops have indeed been pulled out by the organisers behind the Edinburgh Comic Con.  The addition of Cheung, particularly with the eagerly awaited Avengers: Age of Ultron just around the corner, is well timed and a fantastic addition to the fledgling Scottish convention. Many people have been asking for years why […]

We reflect on Leamington Comic Con

Thinking back five years ago, we’d probably be boldly and excitedly announcing the third comic convention in a calender year.  On Saturday 18th October 2014, we announced three on one day.  These were the Lakes event, the LFCCW behemoth and a little newcomer to the calendar, the Leamington Comic Con. The latter came to our […]

Michael Carroll Appearing at Birmingham Comics Festival

Embracing an international cultural diversity ethic The Birmingham Comics Festival is pleased to announce Irish novelist, Michael Carroll, nominated for an Eagle Award for his work on Judge Dredd, will be making a rare UK convention appearance at the event taking place on Saturday 18th April 2015. A regular to the pages of both Rebellion […]

Dave Gibbons Named UK’s First Comics Laureate

Bestselling graphic novelist Dave Gibbons is to become the first Comics Laureate. The announcement was made by internationally acclaimed comics authority and graphic novelist Scott McCloud at the launch of new charity Comics Literacy Awareness (CLAw) at the Lakes International Comic Art Festival on 17th October. The role of Comics Laureate is to be appointed […]

LSCC 2015 Names announced

The 1st names were announced recently concerning LSCC 2015,which is creeping up fast. Charlie Adlard Mahmud Asrar Lee Bermejo Ian Churchill Yaya Han Jeremy Haun Emanuela Lupacchino Michael Avon Oeming Mike Ploog John Romita, Jr Jamie Tyndall And yes you are correct that name on there is JR JR, coming back again after is one […]

The Birmingham Comics Festival Salutes Keith Page!

The Birmingham Comics Festival claims another victory in its battle to ensure a great day out for all takes place by announcing Keith Page, veteran artist on over 200 issues of Commando, will be attending the show on Saturday 18th April 2015. From pop culture to the truly iconic, Keith Page has drawn so many […]

Award Winning Author Coming to The Birmingham Comics Festival!

In another exclusive for The Birmingham Comics Festival it can be revealed that New York Times bestselling and multiple Bram Stoker Award-winning author Jonathan Maberry the writer of comics starring Captain America, Wolverine and The Punisher, will be making his UK debut appearance at the event on Saturday April 18th 2015 at Edgbaston Cricket Stadium. […]