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The Gerry Anderson Comic Collection (graphic novel).

November 18, 2014 | By | Reply More
The Gerry Anderson Comic Collection (graphic novel).

Looking at the cover of ‘The Gerry Anderson Comic Collection’ and its quick to surmise that it contains a variety of stories from ‘TV21’, ‘Lady Penelope and ‘Joe 90 Special Agent’ comics. What is significant from the ‘Lady Penelope’ comic is one story that I haven’t seen reprinted before, explaining how Marina and her father, […]

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An Alex Ross Interview by Geoff Willmetts.

November 6, 2014 | By | Reply More
An Alex Ross Interview by Geoff Willmetts.

As seen with the latest Andrew Loomis book, ‘I’d Love To Draw’, artist Alex Ross contributed a new introduction and added some comments to fill the gaps in this prototype book. If I need to tell you who Alex Ross is, then you haven’t been paying attention to his watercolour work on ‘Marvels’ for Marvel […]

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Thunderbirds Volume Five (graphic novel review).

November 5, 2014 | By | Reply More
Thunderbirds Volume Five (graphic novel review).

Last year, Egmont released a large volume containing ‘Thunderbirds’ stories http://sfcrowsnest.org.uk/thunderbirds-the-comic-collection-graphic-novel-review/. This year, they have split these further eighteen stories over five softcover volumes, with ‘Thunderbirds Volume Five’ being the last of five. Only the first story is drawn by Frank Bellamy, with the remaining two, contrary to the opening credits, by John Cooper and […]

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Thunderbirds Volume Four (graphic novel review).

November 5, 2014 | By | Reply More
Thunderbirds Volume Four (graphic novel review).

Last year, Egmont released a large volume containing ‘Thunderbirds’ stories http://sfcrowsnest.org.uk/thunderbirds-the-comic-collection-graphic-novel-review/. This year, they have split these eighteen stories a further eighteen stories over five softcover volumes, with ‘Thunderbirds Volume Four’ being the fourth of five. All the art is by Frank Bellamy and mostly written by Alan Fennell. If you want to keep the […]

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Thunderbirds Volume Three (graphic novel review).

November 5, 2014 | By | Reply More
Thunderbirds Volume Three (graphic novel review).

Last year, Egmont released a large volume containing ‘Thunderbirds’ stories http://sfcrowsnest.org.uk/thunderbirds-the-comic-collection-graphic-novel-review/. This year, they have split these eighteen stories over five softcover volumes, with ‘Thunderbirds Volume Three’ being the third of five. All the art is by Frank Bellamy and mostly written by Alan Fennell. If you want to keep the big hardback for yourself, […]

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Violent Cases writer by Neil Gaiman and illustrated by Dave McKean (graphic novel).

November 4, 2014 | By | Reply More
Violent Cases writer by Neil Gaiman and illustrated by Dave McKean (graphic novel).

‘Violent Cases’ is a graphic short story written by Neil Gaiman and drawn by Dave McKean. The first panel shows the narrator, a man in his thirties, lighting a cigarette. The illustrations that follow show the story he’s telling but occasionally cut back to him. On pages 5-6 it cuts to the present day and […]

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Elric: Volume 1: The Ruby Throne by Michael Moorcock adapted by Julien Blondel, Didier Poli and Robin Recht (graphic novel).

November 4, 2014 | By | Reply More
Elric: Volume 1: The Ruby Throne by Michael Moorcock adapted by Julien Blondel, Didier Poli and Robin Recht (graphic novel).

This hardcover graphic novel, ‘Elric: Volume 1: The Ruby Throne’, is translated from a French original by Julien Blondel, Didier Poli and Robin Recht. Long before the Anglo-Saxons, the French, like the Japanese, accepted ‘comics’ as a respectable art form so there is indubitably a pool of talent across the channel. Some of the best […]

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Thunderbirds Volume Two (graphic novel review).

November 4, 2014 | By | Reply More
Thunderbirds Volume Two (graphic novel review).

Last year, Egmont released a large volume containing ‘Thunderbirds’ stories http://sfcrowsnest.org.uk/thunderbirds-the-comic-collection-graphic-novel-review/. This year, they have split these eighteen stories over five softcover volumes, with ‘Thunderbirds Volume Two’ being the second of five. All the art is by Frank Bellamy and mostly written by Alan Fennell. If you want to keep the big hardback for yourself, […]

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Thunderbirds Volume One (graphic novel review).

November 4, 2014 | By | Reply More
Thunderbirds Volume One (graphic novel review).

Last year, Egmont released a large volume containing ‘Thunderbirds’ stories http://sfcrowsnest.info/thunderbirds-the-comic-collection-graphic-novel-review/. This year, they have split these eighteen stories over five softcover volumes, with ‘Thunderbirds Volume One’ being the first of five. All the art is by Frank Bellamy and mostly written by Alan Fennell. If you want to keep the big hardback for yourself, […]

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Avengers: Age of Ultron – new trailer

October 24, 2014 | By | Reply More
Avengers: Age of Ultron – new trailer

Here’s the first Marvel Films trailer for the rather nifty-looking Avengers: Age of Ultron movie – there are certainly no strings on Ultron, and we also get to see Tony Stark’s Hulkbuster suit, well, busting some Hulk!

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