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Paul Gravett’s Statement On The Postponement Of Comiket To 2015

We reported on the cancellation of London’ Comica Comiket small press comics festivel a week ahead of its intended date over the weekend. Comica organiser Paul Gravett sent the following to Bleeding Cool this morning. We are very sorry to say …

London’s Comiket Cancelled For November, Will Reschedule In 2015

Only last evening we were being told that, Come and have fun at the Scarycat #comicacomiket on Saturday 1 Nov Please retweet! http://t.co/EH0QqgBllA pic.twitter.com/xtIuxLoyu6 — Paul Gravett (@paul_gravett) October 24, 2014 But today it all changed. #comicacomiket on 1.11.2014 has …

Comica Begins Today In London, From Here To Comiket

Comica, London’s comics art festival begins today, right after The Lakes Comic Art Festival at the weekend in Kendal. Lots more smoke, noise and transport issues. But here’s a look at what’s coming up. Comica Comiket also returns to London …

Things To Do In London In August If You Like Comics

August 1st-3rd Blood And Roses: Magical Girls By Sally Jane Thompson exhibition Orbital Comics Saturday 2nd, 3pm-4pm Doctor Who Signing Forbidden Planet  Rob Williams, Al Ewing and Des Taylor will be signing the first issues of the 10th and 11th Doctor Who …

Things To Do In London This Weekend If You Like Comics

TODAY: Poles Apart, a free exhibition of twelve innovators in the field of Polish comics, begins at Windows Gallery at Central Saint Martins near King’s Cross under the 16th, with a free workshop for students at the Platform Theatre Foyer …

Goodbye Kitty At Comiket

Talking to Rus Hudda of Eat Sleep Sniff at Comiket yesterday, a comic creator who works with cat charities and has taken that concern of his and inspires his comic books. Reader, I bought them. Again, filmed with the Nokia …

A London Day Out At Comica’s Comiket

Nokia very kindly have loaded me a Nokia Lumia 1020 for a month. With a 41 Mp camera. Well, I was going to have to take it to Comiket, the Comics small press fair in London, wasn’t I? Video above, …

Rian Hughes’ Rather Backwards Cover For Batman

From the Comica series of events last week, Rian Hughes‘ rather remarkable looking cover to his upcoming Batman comic for DC Comics.

Comics, War, Garth Ennis And Pat Mills

My second-to-local university is involved with the Comics And Conflict conference being held at the Imperial War Museum in London in August. Conference speakers and guests include Pat Mills of 2000AD, World War III and Charley’s War, Martin Barker and …

Lorenzo Mattotti And Dave McKean To Kick Off ComICA 2011

You wait for one comics festival in London and then four come along at one. ComICA will be kicking off this year’s activities on Saturday March 12th, 6-7.30 pm at Goldsmiths University in South-East London.with Italian comics creator Lorenzo Mattotti …

Garth Ennis Returns For The Comics And Conflicts Conference

From the 19th to the 20th of August, the Imperial War Museum in London will be hosting the Comics And Conflicts Conference, aimed at comics scholars, professionals and fans. Conference speakers and guests will include: Pat Mills (Charley’s War); Martin …

Comica At The London Print Studio

This is what happens when upu mess with a comics arts festival. It up sticks and moves across town. Issues with the Institute of Contemporary Art have seen the annual ComICA festival drop those capitals to become plain old Comica …

Room 208 by Stephen Collins – Winner of the Observer/Cape Graphic Short Story Prize 2010

This is the winning entry in the now-annual Observer/Jonathan Cape graphic short story competition. Room 208 by Stephen Collins and the runner up strips are currently exhibited in the gallery section of Orbital Comics in London, off Leicester Square, as …

Comics Trying To Escape

It’s about time for Bleeding Cool to start the run up to its traditional (as in, for the second year) most comprehensive independent coverage you’ll find to the largest English language comics art festival in the world. Because ComICA 2010 …

James Jean and Tara McPherson at ComICA by Paul Tierney

Paul Tierney attended the ComICA talk on behalf of Bleeding Cool with James Jean and Tara McPherson last Friday. Like many of the talks at ComICA in the ICA, Fabulous: James Jean & Tara McPherson was originally scheduled to take …

Alan Moore To Write New BoJeffries Saga

At the ComICA League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen event last night, Alan Moore announced that he was writing new episodes of The BoJeffries Saga for Steve Parkhouse, to be published by Top Shelf comix. The BoJeffries Saga is the long lost …