james hodgkins


Things to Do In Birmingham This Summer If You Like Comics

By Olly MacNamee With the summer finally here and the holidays only around the corner, thoughts may very well turn to summer holiday excursions and days out. For me, the highlight of Birmingham's summer is the welcome return of the much-lamented Birmingham International Comic Expo on Saturday August 2nd. Although, for those of us in […]

Sean Phillips – The Collection And The Controversy

As Dynamite announce their Art Of Sean Phillips collection for October (including the artwork seen in this piece) both in standard hardcover and a signed and limited edition, the artist has found himself in the centre of controversy. Except he probably doesn't even know it yet. Just look at his face. I have been made […]

Carla Speed McNeil Joins Alex De Campi's Ashes

Alex De Campi reports in the latest update to her Kickstarter-sourced graphic novel Ashes that caused considerable fuss earlier this year when De Campi fired the comic's co-creator James Hodgkins/Jimmy Broxton off the book. He was replaced by a series of name artists, including Igor Kordey who had drawn the original Smoke book, to which […]

Join The Comics Celebrities On Ashes And Win Big

The Kickstarter funding for Alex De Campi and Jimmy/James Broxton/Hodgkins' sequel to Smoke – Ashes – is $7000 shy of its targeted figure. So the pair are giving it a final push with a Bleeding Cool competition. If you pledge at least $30, getting a copy of the graphic novel, and then post a comment […]

Smoke Sequel Preview – Ashes by Alex De Campi

Smoke was a comic series by Alex De Campi and Igor Kordey that came out from IDW a few years ago… and was rather good. Think of Luther Arkright crossed with V For Vendetta and dropped into the middle of Soho, London. Well, it's back. A sequel series called Ashes, written by De Campi, drawn […]