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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 …

Becoming A Bee At MCM London Comic Con 2014

The Island Of Doctor Geof is a favourite stop at the MCM London Comic Con for me, since they went all mahogany. Steampunk isn’t exactly new at such gatherings, but this is steampunk with a very silly flavour,  emphasis on …

79 More Cosplay Shots At MCM London Comic Con 2014

I took the girls to MCM London Comic Con 2014 yesterday – the first show they’ve been to where they were prepared to perform themselves, with their Minecraft swords. And the first place they got attention from others from carrying …

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 …

294 Shots From The Comics Village At MCM London Comic Con 2014

At today’s MCM London Comic Con, the Comics Village section was probably bigger than ever. Originally developed by Emma Vieceli, I hope she sees what it has become, growing from its original collection of tables, to stretching from one side …

From One Side Of MCM London Comic Con 2014 To The Other (VIDEO)

From one side of MCM London Comic Con 2014 to the other…. and then again for the second half of the show…

Tonight, Ask Rian Hughes Everything About Multiversity. He Won’t Mind, Honest.

Tonight, Rian Hughes is appearing at Gosh Comics in London, on behalf of the centre for adult learning, City Lit. Hughes is well known for his design and advertising work, his typographical work and for his comics work, three spheres …

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 …

Hello Kitty Is Not A Cat. And Never Was. She Is A Human Girl. Also, British.(UPDATE)

Well, my mind has been blown. And no doubt will my daughters’ minds when they wake up. In fact I feel like waking them up now. But no, one more night in which they can sleep in the knowledge that …

Look Everyone, The City Of London Is Getting A Mega-City Block

Welcome to Endless City, a proposed skyscraper for London. It is designed to have its own ecosystem, incorporating offices, shops, massive inside parks, entertainment and housing and has been described as a “vertical city”. Sound familiar? Me too. It’s a …

The Last Weekend Of Comics Unmasked At The British Library Has So Many Delights And Surprises. I Wish I Was There.

If I was in London this weekend, I would be going to the British Library for the Comica Weekend. But I’m not. I’m in Banbury recovering from surgery. I’d go to the Bryan Lee O’Malley talk on Friday, The Great …

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 …

When Joss Whedon Comes To Your Comic Store

Liz Jordan works at Orbital Comics. I like Liz, she’s funny, friendly and she geeks out at the tiniest mention of comics and comics-related media. And anything Thor related is guaranteed to get her enthusing in a most engaging way. …

The Truth Is A Hall In The Barbican, With Neil Gaiman And Friends

Last night, I have the great pleasure of not going to see Monty Python (I’ll save that for another night) but instead spend a night out in London with Neil Gaiman telling me stories. He has revived his Sydney Opera …

Shaky Kane And David Quantick, At Gosh Comics In London, In Five Hours Time

David Quantick was a co-writer of Brass Eye, and the guy who had to do all the media interviews in the storm of the Brass Eye Special, as Chris Morris had gone on holiday. Remember him? He also wrote for …

Chris Ware’s Poster For Today’s East London Comic Art Festival

The East Coast of the US may be full of comic conventions this weekend, but East London isn’t doing too badly either, as this Chris Ware poster for the event implies. On until 7pm tonight, with guests including the aforementioned …

Fifty-One Cosplay Shots From MCM London Comic Con 2014

Courtesy of Frazer Brown… fifty-one cosplay shots from MCM London Comic Con this weekend. And a far better photographer than I… Frazer will also be attending the NYC Special Edition and NYCC for Bleeding Cool. We are not worthy…

Avengers Assemble Cosplay Panorama From MCM London Comic Con

  Courtesy of Frazer Brown… Clicky for biggy. Much much biggy.