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    29 2016 July

    Stuff (& Possible Nonsense) #71

    The latest in our little news roundup…....

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    28 2016 July

    Reviews: Irish horror in The Hunt

    The Hunt #1, Colin Lorimer, Joana Lafuente, Jim Campbell, Image Comics Another batch of new releases and yet another intriguing new series from Image Comics (who have just been kicking out some really great creator-owned...

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    26 2016 July

    Reviews: a life, a love – Stan and Nan

    Stan and Nan, Sarah Lippett, Jonathan Cape “But he was something she’d always wanted in her life.” This is Sarah Lippett’s debut graphic novel, and my goodness, it’s an extremely impressive one. A beautifully gentle...

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    25 2016 July

    From our continental correspondent – Two important exhibitions announced in Paris

    On September 28th, the Grand Palais museum in Paris will open for a life-spanning exhibition about the life and work of Hergé, creator of Tintin and founder of one of the most important artistic styles...

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    24 2016 July

    The Weekly 2000AD – Prog 1990

    Jake Lynch with a really nicely done iconic bit of Dredd there. Still reminds me of Mick Austin though. Judge Dredd: Reclamation by Michael Carroll and Colin MacNeil Ok, let’s have a moan first, this...

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Stuff (& Possible Nonsense) #71

July 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

The latest in our little news roundup…....

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Reviews: Irish horror in The Hunt

July 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Hunt #1, Colin Lorimer, Joana Lafuente, Jim Campbell, Image Comics Another batch of new releases and yet another intriguing new series from Image Comics (who have just been kicking out some really great creator-owned material in the last few years), this time a nice, dark horror-fantasy from writer/artist Colin Lorimer, set in Wicklow. With...

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Reviews: a life, a love – Stan and Nan

July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Stan and Nan, Sarah Lippett, Jonathan Cape “But he was something she’d always wanted in her life.” This is Sarah Lippett’s debut graphic novel, and my goodness, it’s an extremely impressive one. A beautifully gentle slice of family life, framed around the titular Stan and Nan, her grandfather and grandma. But people are people, families...

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On September 28th, the Grand Palais museum in Paris will open for a life-spanning exhibition about the life and work of Hergé, creator of Tintin and founder of one of the most important artistic styles in European comics, the ligne claire.  The show “looks back on his creative approach, fed by the cinema, painting, photography...

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The Weekly 2000AD – Prog 1990

July 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Jake Lynch with a really nicely done iconic bit of Dredd there. Still reminds me of Mick Austin though. Judge Dredd: Reclamation by Michael Carroll and Colin MacNeil Ok, let’s have a moan first, this is the final Reclamation. Except it’s not. The actual story concludes over in this month’s Megazine. And call me a...

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Art For Art’s Sake

July 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

More of those wonderful artists and their beautiful comic art…....

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The Phoenix Weekender – Issue 237

July 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Oh yes, those wonderful Mega Robo Bros return this issue, with the first part of Mega Robo Challenge by Neill Cameron. You should all be loving MRB, as it’s such a wonderfully fun and funny strip, the ongoing adventures of Alex and Freddy, robot boys who’re more human than many, full of laughs, action and...

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Reviews: Black Hammer #1

July 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Black Hammer #1, Jeff lemire, Dean Ormston, Dave Stewart, Dark Horse Black Hammer opens on a slightly run-down farm, very rural Americana. Not the sort of location you might normally expect for a superhero tale, perhaps, but then you think well, Clark Kent grew up on a farm like this… We see the farmer, Abe,...

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Stuff (& Possible Nonsense) #70

July 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Our weekly roundup of all that’s interesting in comics…....

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Reviews- Save Our Souls

July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Save Our Souls, Edited by David Ziggy Greene First off, an apology – I backed the fundraiser for the first issue of Save our Souls as well as the second, enjoyed the hell out of the first and fully meant to post a review on here. Time (of the short variety) and too many other...

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