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Eddie Campbell Speaks on his &#038 Alan Moores From Hell: Master Edition

Eddie Campbell Speaks on his & Alan Moore's From Hell: Master Edition

The graphic novel in question is one of the most respected and beloved examples of the medium: From Hell by Alan Moore and Eddie Campbell IDW Publishing's Top Shelf has joined with Campbell for this new version of the classic, fully restored and with color added, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the book with From Hell: Master[...]

Alan Moore Writes William Blake in Todays Guardian Newspaper

Alan Moore Writes William Blake in Today's Guardian Newspaper

He often quotes and alludes to Blake in his work, notably the titling of the symmetrical Rorschach story in Watchmen as Tyger Tyger, V quoting Blake's Jerusalem in V for Vendetta, is riven through From Hell, including once scene where Gull tries to explain Blake to his footman, Netley, even titling his second novel Jerusalem. He[...]

Top Shelf To Release A From Hell + From Hell Companion Boxed Set This September

Top Shelf To Release A From Hell + From Hell Companion Boxed Set This September

I’m talking about a boxed set containing their companion to the universally acclaimed From Hell and the graphic novel itself.  This sprawling epic of Victorian murder and human darkness has racked up international awards, landed on bestseller lists, and spawned a Hollywood film Written by Alan Moore, with art by Eddie Campbell, the story is something[...]

IDW Buys Top Shelf Comix Chris Staros Made EIC Brett Warnock To Leave Comics

IDW Buys Top Shelf Comix, Chris Staros Made EIC, Brett Warnock To Leave Comics

We haven't had a big comic book company acquisition for a while, not since Boom! and Archaia.But we understand that IDW has just acquired Top Shelf Comix.Started in 1997 by Chris Staros, Top Shelf Productions, to give it its official name, has published creator-owned graphic novels, such as League Of Extrardinary Gentlemen, From Hell, Surrogates, Blankets, Essex[...]

From Hell Television Series In The Works From FX

From Hell Television Series In The Works From FX

FX has started working on a new drama series based on From Hell, the graphic novel by Alan Moore and Eddie Campbell The new production is being executive produced by Don Murphy (Transformers) who also produced the 2001 film starring Johnny Depp and Robbie Coltrane David Arata (Children of Men) is on board to write the[...]

The Top Shelf Three Dollar Graphic Sale Begins Right Now Right Here

The Top Shelf Three Dollar Graphic Sale Begins Right Now, Right Here

I should stop before I just name them all, but I encourage you to have a browse below.The sale runs until September 26th. Oh and $8 for a plush Owly? How can you not?Here's the info:************************************************************* FREE WITH EVERY ORDER! *************************************************************Top Shelf Kids Club -- 2014 (FCBD)$0.50 $0.01 (US) Add to Cart Maddy Kettle -- POSTER$1.00 $0.01 (US) Add to Cart************************************************************* DISCOUNTED DEBUTS NOT TO MISS –[...]

From Poland &#8211 The Identity Of Jack The Ripper Finally Revealed

From Poland – The Identity Of Jack The Ripper Finally Revealed

Not that many, and certainly not Alan Moore and Eddie Campbell, actually thought that it was.But a Ripperologist has finally solved the mystery of the identity of Jack The Ripper, the world's first recognised serial killer, working the streets of Victorian London, and starting a whole industry of fascination.Inspired by the From Hell movie, London[...]


Unsung Masterpieces #2: Alec with Eddie Campbell

Unsung Masterpieces #2: Alec, with Eddie Campbell

– Ales KotDo you need me to tell you how good Eddie Campbell is? Or that ALEC is probably the best book-length comic about art and wine and midlife crises and families and friends and wine and love and art and saying goodbye and terror there is? - Neil Gaiman In the simplest of terms, Alec is Eddie[...]

Is From Hell Now Part Of Valiant Universe Continuity?

From Hell is probably my favourite graphic novel to date The quality of the comic all gets jumbled up in the time I was reading it, the revelations about how stories could be told, and that I was living near where the comic was mostly set at the time, and I find myself rereading it[...]

Sequential &#8211 The Digital Boutique Graphic Novel App Goes Live (UPDATE)

Sequential – The Digital Boutique Graphic Novel App Goes Live (UPDATE)

Launch titles include From Hell, Nelson, Verity Fair, Bolland Strips, Hugo Tate and more.Many of the titles include extras, including audio tracks.The title Fictions by Russell Willis and Terry Wiley, is provided free, and tells a short digital comics story in the Alex De Campi tradition.Grab it now and keep it next to ComiXology, Dark[...]

An Appreciation Of Alan Moore One To Three

An Appreciation Of Alan Moore, One To Three

Ripping Yarn“From Hell” is another Moore opus I had heard about for years, but only recently have read in its entirety Being a studious comic fanboy back then, I purchased a random issue based on the book's reputation, took it home and couldn't make heads or tails of it. I was grateful for the collected edition,[...]

BC Mag #1: Modernizing Lovecraft: An In-Depth Interview With Alan Moore

BC Mag #1: Modernizing Lovecraft: An In-Depth Interview With Alan Moore

Bleeding Cool Magazine article by Adi Tantimedh. Herbert Philips Lovecraft is arguably the most influential horror writer in the history of English Literature. Virtually every horror writer and filmmaker from Stephen King to John Carpenter to Ramsay Campbell to Neil Gaiman to Guillermo Del Toro cite his work as a major influence on their own […]

Top Shelf Panel: Eddie Campbell Confirms From Hell Companion For March 2013

Top Shelf Panel: Eddie Campbell Confirms From Hell Companion For March 2013

Joshua Stone reports from the Top Shelf panel:At the Top Shelf panel, Eddie Campbell announced that From Hell Companion from he and Alan Moore is ready to go and will be released in March 2013 Campbell describes is as From Hell from another angle He said it is 288 pages long and will be structured[...]

Saturday Runaround &#8211  All Day All Night All Alan Moore

Saturday Runaround – All Day, All Night, All Alan Moore

This is Computo the Comic Link Conqueror speaking. I come for your women. But for now I merely collate comic-related bits and pieces online. One day I will rule. Until that day, read on. They say I am a work in progress. The fools. Minimum Carnage | Spider-Man | News | Marvel.com Find out more […]

Alan Moores Jerusalem And New League For 2013

Alan Moore's Jerusalem And New League For 2013

A From Hell Companion by Eddie Campbell.But it is likely that Jerusalem will be literary highlight of them all  You may start your anticipatory engines.. now.It's his second novel It is reputed to be half a million words long It may take some time to read, it's taken a very long to write.Jerusalem, by[...]

Childrens Mobiles And Horned Whales – Five Paragraphs From Alan Moore

Children's Mobiles And Horned Whales – Five Paragraphs From Alan Moore

Laura Sneddon conducted an interview with Alan Moore for the Independent newspaper that was a little on the short side. Thankfully she's transcribed the whole hour long conversation and uploaded it to her website. And she mentioned to me that I might like to mention it on Bleeding Cool. And I did. As well as […]

The From Hell British Customs Copies For Sale – £100

The From Hell "British Customs Copies" For Sale – £100

A collection of all the issues from the Tundra/Kitchen Sink From Hell comic What was different was their place on history.They've all been stickered and marked up by Her Majesty's Customs to examine - and were eventually passed Certain issues of From Hell had been banned by Customs years previously, but it was this reexamination of[...]

Comics We Just Cant Wait For&#8230 But Have To

Comics We Just Can't Wait For… But Have To

Both From Hell and Lost Girls were completed and collected The Incorrigible Hulk is being serialised in Strange Adventures And there's even word on more Miracleman.So.. there's a few What are the big ones I missed? We wouldn't bitch if we didn't care.There are basically three types of comics it hurts to wait for.1) The[...]