Pop Culture Hounding Simon Roy Of Jan's Atomic Heart

By Chris Thompson

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SimonRoy1After last week's Hellboy Day specials with Mike Mignola and friends (which you can still listen to here), this time around I catch up with rising star Simon Roy (Prophet, Murder Book, Jan's Atomic Heart) ahead of this week's Emerald City Comicon.

Simon & I discuss how he first broke into comics, working on Prophet with Brandon Graham and The Field with Ed Brisson, as well as the perils and pitfalls of making your early work available again. It's a great chat with a young writer/artist whose career is on an upward trajectory!

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Chris Thompson Twitter: @popculturehound
Orbital Comics' website: www.orbitalcomics.com

Simon Roy's website: robot-blood.blogspot.com

About Hannah Means Shannon

Editor-in-Chief at Bleeding Cool. Independent comics scholar and former English Professor. Writing books on magic in the works of Alan Moore and the early works of Neil Gaiman.

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