Filed under: Comic Reviews, Image Comics | Tags: Bryan Hitch, Dave Johnson, Frank Quitely, Image Comics, Jupiter's Legacy, Mark Millar, Peter Doherty, Phil Noto
The much talked about, much-hyped team-up of Mark Millar & Frank Quitely hits with #1 of this latest title from Image. Millar, Quitely AND Image – sounds like a winner before we open that issue but does the title deliver what we’d expect??
Filed under: Interviews | Tags: Charlie Adlard, Duncan Fegrado, Forbidden Planet Glasgow, Frank Quitely, Glasgow Film Festival, Image Comics, Mark Millar, Robert Kirman, Sean Murphy, Sean Phillips, The Passenger, The Walking Dead, Tommy Lee Edwards, Tony Moore
A few weeks ago Forbidden Planet in Glasgow played host to British comic artist Charlie Adlard, best known for his current run on The Walking Dead with Robert Kirkman. This was an opportunity that the Comics Anon team couldn’t let slip by without catching up with him and getting the chance to ask a few questions.
Filed under: Features | Tags: Frank Quitely, Glasgow Film Festival, John McShane, Jupiter's Children, Mark Millar
For a second year running, Mark Millar has been in charge of the comics themed section of the Glasgow Film festival, leading to various Q&A sessions, workshops and screenings of comic-themed films. Comics Anonymous popped along to a couple of the Q&As this year, starting with the head honcho himself, joined by his friend and collaborator Frank Quitely.
Filed under: Interviews | Tags: Frank Quitely, Grant Morrison, Jupiter's Child, Mark Millar, Pax-Americana, Red Hot Comics, Robert Crumb
At the tail end of last year we were lucky enough to catch up with Frank Quitely during a signing at Comics Anonymous’s comic book shop of choice – Red Hot Comics. The store was celebrating it’s 20th anniversary, so what better way than to invite the comic artist megastar Mr Quitely and local comic creators Metaphrog. Frank was, as always, a pleasure to talk. We asked about all of his upcoming projects – here’s what he had to say:
Filed under: Features | Tags: Bestof2011, Hit-Girl, Kick-Ass, Mark Millar, Millarworld, Nemesis, Supercrooks, Superior, The Secret Service
You can almost see the end in sight can’t you? No not the highlights of 2011 feature (we know you secretly wish we did this all year round!) I mean the working week – 2 days to go and most people will be breaking up for Christmas. From there you can expect turkey, mince pies, and if you’re anything like us – catching up on all the comics you haven’t had a chance to read yet. If you’re up to date and looking for something to read over the festive period though, why not consider checking out a few of the comics from today’s highlight from Craig?
We’ve had our fair share of comic events this year, but none are as special as the one that helped sow the seeds of Comics Anonymous. As our first outing as a group, Gary tells us why KAPOW! 2011 was one never to forget.
Filed under: Features | Tags: Bestof2011, Brian Michael Bendis, Death of Spider-Man, Leinil Francis Yu, Mark Bagley, Mark Millar, marvel, Ultimate Spider-Man
We’ve almost hit two whole weeks of highlights, proving that the Comics Anonymous gang had a pretty good year. As much as we’re really looking forward to 2012, 2011 gave us not only some good comic events, but some exciting and important comic titles. Today, Gary’s post is about one of the biggest events to hit Marvel this year.
Filed under: Interviews | Tags: Dave Gibbons, Mark Millar, Secret Service, Thought Bubble, Watchmen
With the Comics Anonymous whirlwind weekend at Thought Bubble, we were fortunate enough to catch up with Dave Gibbons in a brief break in his queue of eager fans looking to have their well-kept, bagged issues signed by the artist/letterer.
After the success of our Paul Cornell competition a few weeks back, we’re back with another chance to get your hands on some signed comics, this time of the Mark Millar kind.
Filed under: Comic Reviews, Features, Millarworld Comics | Tags: John Romita JR, Kick-Ass, Leinil Francis Yu, Mark Millar, Millarworld, Nemesis, Steve McNiven, Superior
Here’s the final part of our SPOTLIGHT ON feature on Mark Millar – click on the links to find parts one and two, where we’ve gone through Mark’s time at Marvel and DC. Our final part focuses on his more recent creator owned work. Make sure to check back very soon where we’ll be holding another competition, this time giving away signed Millar comics.