Staff Picks

Staff Picks – Week of 15/08/2018

Making Friends Kristen Gudsnuk Scholastic Will says: Dany has recently entered the scary world of Middle School. Being in 7th grade can be a grueling, confusing and lonely time. But luckily for Dany, she inherits a magical sketchbook where anything…

Staff Picks – Week of 01/08/2018

Poochytown Jim Woodring (w/a) Fantagraphics Camila says: A new Frank book. That’s enough to get anyone who’s familiar with Jim Woodring’s work excited. And it’s such a good one! My favourite out of the ‘new’ series of books that started…

Staff Picks – Week of 25/07/2018

Doom Patrol: The Silver Age Volume 1 Arnold Drake & Bob Haney (w), Bruno Premiani & Bob Brown (a) DC Comics Joe says: The first of, I assume three volumes (fingers crossed that DC actually finish publishing them), this is…

Staff Picks – Week of 18/07/2018

The Spider King Josh Vann (w), Simone D’Armini (a) IDW Comics Ryan says: Vikings VS alien invaders. If that sentence sounds awesome, it’s because it totally is! Writer Josh Vann tells a tale of an unlikely band of Scandinavian heroes,…

Staff Picks – Week of 11/07/2018

The Agency Katie Skelly Fantagraphics Will says: Katie’s art is so goooooood! Exciting, colourful, sexy. The Agency is a collection of short stories where agents 8, 9 and 10 explore their sexuality in wild and creative escapades. Weird and wonderful,…

Staff Picks – Week of 04/07/2018

New Lieutenants of Metal #1 Joe Casey (w), Ulises Farinas (a) Image Comics Joe says: A new, Image mini-series from one of my favourite writers, ‘New Lieutenants of Metal’ is a fun throwback to the type of comic that launched…

Staff Picks – Week of 27/06/2018

One Trick Pony Nathan Hale Amulet Books Will says: Inby, along with her two friends Strata and Auger, have just made one of the biggest discoveries of a lifetime. They stumble across a secret bunker filled with the mother-load of…

Staff Picks – Week of 06/06/2018

Exit Stage Left: The Snagglepuss Chronicles #6 Mark Russel (w) Mike Feehan (a) DC Comics Joe says: The conclusion to DC’s most recent update of a Hanna Barbera character and whilst I’m not particularly familiar with the original iteration, I…

Staff Picks – Week of 30/05/2018

Amazing Spider-Man #800 Dan Slott (w) Nick Bradshaw, Humberto Ramos, Giuseppe Camuncoli, Stuart Immonen, Mike Hawthorne, Marcos Martín (a) Marvel Comics Ryan says: After decades of renumbering their books, both Marvel and DC have taken what I consider an approach…

Staff Picks – Week of 23/05/2018

Milktoof #1 Luke Matthews Self-Published Will says: Milktoof tells the story of an explorer lost in space, trying to make his way back home. This folded mini comic is designed to be opened out and shared among friends. It’s made…

Staff Picks – Week of 16/05/2018

Supergirl: The Silver Age Omnibus Volume 2 Leo Dorfman & Otto Binder (w), Jim Mooney & Kurt Schaffenberger (a) DC Comics Thomas says: Reprinting a whole host of Action Comics featuring the Maid of Might. These comics are a lot…

Staff Picks – Week of 09/05/2018

Scene and Hung Exhibition David Ziggy Greene Thomas says: As mentioned when I picked my old friend Dave’s latest collection of his Scene and Heard, featured in Private Eye, a few weeks ago we are happily and proudly hosting a…