dave mckean Archives

Sandman Overture To Be Fully Returnable To Comic Stores
So there;s all those Hallowe'en sales as well. And yes, there's a  1:100 B&W variant cover by Williams and a 1:200 B&W variant cover by Dave McKean And a digital combo pack (possibly replacing Action Comics which seems to have lost its combo pack…) No excuses on this one, I think[...]
The Cover To Sandman: Overture #1
This is your first look at the cover of Sandman Overture, courtesy of Entertainment Weekly, by Dave McKean. And your second look at a page from the series by Neil Gaiman and JH Williams. This is your first look at the cover of Sandman Overture, courtesy of Entertainment Weekly, by Dave McKean. And your second[...]
Sandman By Dave McKean For San Diego Comic Con 2013 Souvenir Book
And when we may see the return, in the to-be-renamed Sandman Zero. Dave McKean has been commissioned by the show to design the cover for this year's San Diego Comic Con souvenir book, which also celebrates the anniversary of… Superman 75th Avengers 50th Doctor Strange 50th Doctor Who 50th X-Men 50th ElfQuest 35th The Tick 25th Eisner Awards 25th Bongo Comics 20th Milestone Comics 20th Strangers in[...]
A1 To Relaunch Digitally, This Week (UPDATE)
For the fourth (I think) time. Originally spinning out of Dave's time at Quality Communications working on Warrior, he and Garry Leach created Atomeka, to publish A1, containing the creator owned work of Alan Moore, Garry Leach, Brian Bolland, Warren Ellis, Steve Pugh, Ted McKeever, Neil Gaiman, Dave McKean, Phil Winslade and many more, in a[...]
The Art Of Painted Comics From Dynamite – From Adams To Vess…
Dynamite Entertainment is publishing The Art of Painted Comics hardcover in October, featuring painted comic book work by the likes of  Alex Ross, Greg Hildebrandt, Frank Frazetta, Joe Jusko, Michael William Kaluta, Bill Sienkiewicz, Neal Adams, Julie Bell, Joseph Michael Linsner, Glen Orbik, Simon Bisley, Dave Dorman, Phil Noto, Greg Horn, Brian Bolland, Ashley Wood,[...]
London Comics Last All Day Long
I can't make it myself as it's my big girl's sixth birthday today, but it seems all sorts of fun. David Hine and Shaky Kane will be making a rare joint appearance together, to promote their Bulletproof Coffin series from Image, and show off bits of the sequel. Other exhibitors include he Fallen Angel Media, Angry Candy,[...]
Lorenzo Mattotti And Dave McKean To Kick Off ComICA 2011
You wait for one comics festival in London and then four come along at one. ComICA will be kicking off this year's activities on Saturday March 12th, 6-7.30 pm at Goldsmiths University in South-East London.with Italian comics creator Lorenzo Mattotti launching his new graphic novel Stigmata, translated by Fantagraphics, in the UK, along with his  illustrated[...]
Fantagraphics To Publish Dave McKean's Celluloid In June
Written and drawn by Dave McKean, it's a dazzling mix of narrative and artistic style that travels from the terraces to the gods I read it every year, usually with a few glasses of whisky and the fire burning Wonderful. His new book may get even more odder glances from the family[...]
Bleeding Cool Stuff – Gaiman/McKean Stamps, Rian Hughes T-Shirts And Half Price Achtungs!
Who needs clothes, food, healthcare or paying the rent? Not when there are things that need accumulating!! 1) Neil Gaiman and Dave McKean's Royal Mail Mythical Creatures stamp set 2) Rian Hughes' Keep Gotham/Metropolis Tidy T-shirts 3) British War Comics collections at 45% Off Credit crunch? Recession? Depression? Nonsense, there's always money to spend on stuff Who needs[...]