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    02 2015 July

    FPI Most Wanted – Comics Coming Next Month – August 2015

    Time once more to dip into all the great books coming your way next month. As always, this isn’t in any way authoritative, things slip schedules, get shuffled about, but to the best of our...

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    02 2015 July

    From our continental correspondent – Floc’h does Edinburgh

    For the subject of the next installment in its series of travel books, Louis Vuitton chose the Scottish capital of Edinburgh. And which comic creator would be a better fit to provide the illustrations for this...

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    02 2015 July

    Alex’s audio round up

    Time once more for Alex Fitch to update us as to where he and his roving microphone have been getting to – as always, for more information and to check out previous shows in podcast...

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    01 2015 July

    FPI Most Wanted – Coming This Month – July 2015

    It’s the second of the month, so here we go, all the great comics you should be thinking about spending your hard earned cash on for July 2015. As always, things can be early or...

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    01 2015 July

    Reminder: final Dungeon Fun launches in FP Glasgow tomorrow!

    Glasgow peeps! Don’t forget, the fourth and final part of the absolutely wonderful all-ages series Dungeon Fun, which we have absolutely adored, is launching tomorrow in our Glasgow store. Colin Bell and Neil Slorance will...

Time once more to dip into all the great books coming your way next month. As always, this isn’t in any way authoritative, things slip schedules, get shuffled about, but to the best of our knowledge, here’s what great for August 2015. Now with the added input of our continental correspondent, Wim Lockefeer… WIM   ...

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For the subject of the next installment in its series of travel books, Louis Vuitton chose the Scottish capital of Edinburgh. And which comic creator would be a better fit to provide the illustrations for this book than French cartoonist Floc’h, a man so enamoured with classic British life that he dedicated a career to creating...

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Alex’s audio round up

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Time once more for Alex Fitch to update us as to where he and his roving microphone have been getting to – as always, for more information and to check out previous shows in podcast form, visit the Panel Borders site: Panel Borders: Dylan Horrocks and the Magic Pen, today at 11am on Resonance FM,...

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It’s the second of the month, so here we go, all the great comics you should be thinking about spending your hard earned cash on for July 2015. As always, things can be early or late, so hey, don’t blame us if we’re wrong! COLM      Justice League United #11 by Jeff Parker and...

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Glasgow peeps! Don’t forget, the fourth and final part of the absolutely wonderful all-ages series Dungeon Fun, which we have absolutely adored, is launching tomorrow in our Glasgow store. Colin Bell and Neil Slorance will be in FP Glasgow to launch this final part of their multiple award winning series (it walked away with the...

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The eager anticipation of a major new Marvel movie each spring and summer has become almost a tradition now – so different from just a few years ago, now we get to bask in an entire series of cleverly linked, high-quality comics films, and of course we’re loving it. Next up from Mighty Marvel is...

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Reel Love Act 2 Writer/Artist: Owen Michael Johnson, lettering and production by Colin Bell Changeling Studios I reviewed the first issue of this back roughly this time last year. Where I said this… Johnson’s created something genuinely haunting in Reel Love, an evocation of both the intensity of feelings unique to childhood and the spellbinding...

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I’ve been off for the last week and a bit enjoying my annual sojourn at the Edinburgh International Film Festival, the world’s oldest continually running film festival. I did mean to post a few more review of genre-relevant films I caught during the week, but frankly got too busy seeing multiple movies and am only...

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The Planet Jimbot titles such as Wolf Country and Good Cop, Bad Cop have been getting some very good reviews on here, and I’m delighted to announce that Jim Alexander will be joined by Will Pickering for a signing session in the Glasgow Forbidden Planet International on Thursday July 30th from 6 to 7pm. You can...

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Ah, the Summer Special. Just saying it makes me misty-eyed for the old days. When summers were hot, sunny and went on forever, when we played out from dawn till dusk, where keeping in touch meant two rings on the phone and then hang up, and when comics were things every child loved. Summer Specials...

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