San Diego Debut: Gofu, Part One And Two And Tomica

The first of a series of articles looking at comics making their debut at this week's San Diego Comic Con, What they are, who they are by, what they are abot and how to find them!


Gofu Part 1 and Part 2 by Deon de Lange. Tomica mini-comic #1 by David Covas Lourenco & Deon de Lange

Find out about exciting new comics from South Africa and Australia at the "The Pursuit of the Southern Hemisphere Comics Industry" panel on Saturday, 26 July, 5:30-6:30, Room 24ABC!!

Free at the panel (very limited quantities).  Available online at


There is a lot happening in the South African comics scene at the moment, and Gofu by Deon de Lange is one of the newest and most exciting sci-fi/fantasy offerings to come out of the rapidly growing SA comics creators community. "Hunted to extinction, the last gofu must flee with his only friend and find a new home…"


The South African webcomic, Tomica, now in print! Tomica is a sci-fi adventure following the exploits of Tomica Twim, a daring rogue with a tragic past, and Professor Ceres Twim, who find themselves entangled in the dark underworld of tech raiding. Follow Tomica's quest through ancient temples, disintegrating space ports and steamy jungles across the universe!

About Rich Johnston

Head writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world. Living in London, father of two. Political cartoonist.

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