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WIP: Freak Show comic

I don’t normally share information about works in progress, but this is an exception. I’m delighted to announce that I’m in the early stages of working on a comic, in collaboration with artist Paolo Puggioni. I’ve been interested in working … Continue reading

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Dan Dare

Today is (I am reminded thanks to Nigel Molesworth) the 65th anniversary of the launch of Dan Dare: Pilot of the Future, on 14 April 1950. Unusually for someone of my generation (the 65th anniversary means I am almost exactly … Continue reading

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2000AD: first impressions 2012

Late last year I did something that I ought to have done a long time ago: I subscribed to 2000AD magazine. I’m interested in comics as a medium, and 2000AD is the big influence in British comics, where a lot … Continue reading

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What I got for Christmas

Look what I got! It’s a reproduction of a 1950s card came based on the Dan Dare comic. I’d guess the original was made in 1952 or so, because all the pictures on the cards are from the first three … Continue reading

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