Tag Archives: Pat Mills

Desperately Seeking Comics At London Book Fair 2014

London Book Fair is big. Really big. I mean, you may think it’s a long way down the road to the chemist’s, but that’s just peanuts to the London Book Fair. Listen… So comic books could get lost within its …

The Last 2000AD Of 2013

Alasdair Stuart writes: For many in the UK, Christmas is marked by the arrival of a double-sized Radio Times that, somehow, always seems to use the same Santa art for the front cover. For many others, Christmas only begins when …

Off-Registration Goes Kickstarter To Keep It Free

Off-Registration is a different kind of digital comic anthology. There is no specific theme other than showcasing the talents of creators. The format that Publisher April Brown and Editor Scott O. Brown have come up with is pretty simple. They …

The Guardian Announces A Masterclass For Creating A Graphic Novel

Well this sounds like fun. From The Guardian newspaper; Curated by graphic novel publisher SelfMadeHero, this in-depth full-day seminar covers everything you could need to know, from the history of the artform to the mechanics of getting published. With tutors …

Marshal Law Five Hundred Page Hardcover Back Under Ten Quid In The UK

The Amazon Glitch has glitched again and this fifty dollar collection of Marshal Law comics by Pat Mills and Kevin O’Neill from DC Comics can be preordered for ten pounds on Amazon.co.uk, less than shops will pay for it. So …

BC Mag #1: Gaze Into The Fist Of Dredd!

Bleeding Cool Magazine article by Gavin Lees In the mid-twentieth century, Britain began to build upwards. In place of the rubble and desolation caused by World War II, tower blocks were erected as quick solutions to house a booming population. …

Pics Of Alan Moore, Kevin O’Neill, Pat Mills And Simon Bisley Signing In London Right Now – Are The Eighties Back Again?

There’s the man himself wearing a fetching black vest and exposing his manly arms to the elements.   The queue was immense, and both Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neill have another hour of allotted signing time… there will not be …

Marshal Law Omnibus Confirmed From DC Comics For Next Spring

It was going to come out from Top Shelf. Then it switched to DC Comics. And then… well nothing for a while. Now the collected stories of the officer who tracks down superheroes – and who claims he hasn’t met …

Creator Of 2000AD Brings Us A New, Dark Satire, American Reaper

It’s been around for a while, but it’s finally seeing publication as a comic. Pat Mills, creator of 2000AD and developer of Judge Dredd has teamed with artist Clint Langley for a new monthly series to run in Judge Dredd …

Pat Mills’ Plans To Publish New Girls Comic For The UK

On the influential social network Mumsnet, Jo Bevan has been running the alliterative Bring Back Bunty campaign, aimed at bringing back girls comics onto the shelves of newsagents in the UK. Now, it seems, their greatest hope is the creator …

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 …

2000AD’s Pat Mills Writes Lady Gaga, Paris Hilton, Pippa Middleton, Beyonce, Gary Barlow, Cheryl Cole, Lindsay Lohan And Justin Bieber Comics

To launch Playstation 3′s inFAMOUS 2, Judge Dredd co-creator Pat Mills has writted a series of comic strips about the tabloid headline grabbers, edited by drugs evangelist Howard Marks. Beyonce – Bootylicious Trouble is drawn by Barnaby Richards, Cheryl Cole …

DC Comics To Publish Marshal Law?

It’s only been a few years since Paul Levitz was so disgusted with the way The Boys portrayed superheroes that he cancelled it, and let Dynamite take over publishing the book – only for it to become their best selling …

After Clint – Mark Millar’s Plan To Revitalise The British Comic Book Industry

The first issue is still hot on the stands in the UK, the second isue will be published before the month is out, but this is only the beginning for Mark Millar. He writes; I’m in this to win it, …

Garth Ennis – When 2000AD Was The Future

This seems like as good a time as any to acknowledge a rather large debt. A creative one, to be precise. To what you might call a kind of great-great-grandfather once removed, whose bastard descendants include Preacher, Hitman, The Boys, …