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I’m a big Sherlock Holmes fan and have been since I was a child. I was pretty excited, therefore, when I heard that some my favourite creators were getting together to produce a new comic...

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Books: the return of the Mighty Moorcock

February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Top UK science fiction and fantasy imprint Gollancz announced some pretty exciting news this week – the return of the mighty Michael Moorcock, without a doubt one of the great figures of fantastic literature. While...

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Reviews: The Death House

February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Death House, Sarah Pinborough, Gollancz I’ve admired Sarah Pinborough’s writing for several years – she’s consistently proven herself to be one of the more fascinating new talents in the UK fantastic genres, and I’ve...

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Comics: Drawing Goth Girl

February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Here’s a lovely video for you to enjoy – quick, kettle on, make a brew and give yourself a few minute’s break and watch the brilliant Chris Riddell, sometime-collaborator with Neil Gaiman (their recent Sleeper...

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Ultima, Stephen Baxter, Gollancz Our end is in the stars. What is it about the appearance of mysterious hatches that has for me such negative associations? I suspect it is the thought of too many...

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As we reported last year, after the sudden loss of one of British horror fiction’s great voices, James Herbert, so unexpectedly, his estate and publishers Pan Macmillan and their SF&F imprint Tor moved to establish...

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Usually when I do one of these ‘Fund This’ posts it’s a deserving but perhaps lesser known name involved in comics in some way. Which is why I can’t believe I’m going to utter these...

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Best of the Year 2014: Joe

January 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Running somewhat late as usual (in my defence editing dozens of our guest Best of the Year posts on a daily basis eats a lot of my December time, so it’s fairly late on before...

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One more day of Advent goes by and it’s time to bend the rules just that little bit. I had meant to just keep this to comics, but the other night I found myself looking...

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Good Omens

December 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sean Phillips reports that BBC Radio 4 has a forthcoming adaptation of one of the most loved of modern fantasy novels, Good Omens, a collaboration, as most of you will doubtless be aware, between much...

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