Reed Cancels MCM Comic Cons, Birmingham, London, Manchester and Glasgow

MCM Comic Cons Cancelled in Birmingham, London, Manchester, Glasgow

They state "despite all efforts to bring fans the most epic pop culture events in the UK, 4 MCM events scheduled to take place in 2020 have been cancelled following the escalation of COVID-19 in the UK, Europe and globally."These are:MCM Comic Con Birmingham, scheduled to take place at the NEC, Birmingham, from 27[...]

More Clips And Images From Tonight's Frank Quitely Documentary

Yesterday, we looked at the Frank Quitely documentary, part of the What Do Artists Do All Day strand on BBC Two Scotland tonight at 10pm and BBC Four soon. As we said yesterday, those in the UK not living in Scotland can also find BBC Two Scotland on Sky channel 970 or Freeview channel 97. […]

MCM Scotland Sees Small Press Comics Creators Inundated With Interest

The MCM inaugural Scottish show in Glasgow had no big comics names at all It was still film/TV/games concentrated But something different happened at the Comics Village.Scotland is a home of many great comics and comics creators, but its also more embedded in the national consciousness thanks to DC Thompson's Beano, Dandy, and the Oor[...]

When Alex Salmond Geeks Out With Mark Millar In Public

We have no Kapow! convention in London this year, but there is a strand still at the Glasgow film festival, which will feature the First Minister of Scotland, Alex Salmond, engaging in conversation about his own geek tastes with Mark Millar.This is the Scottish equivalent of Barack Obama having a public discussion with Stan Lee[...]

Kapow 2012: The Glasgow League Of Writers At Booth 23

If you're exhibiting fun stuff at either Big Wow or Kapow this weekend, do let me know.The Glasgow League of Writers (GLoW) will be out in force at Kapow Comic Con this weekend with a host of limited edition comics, con exclusives and even some freebies for everyone visiting their stall – number 23.Gordon Mclean[...]

Mark Millar And Frank Quitely's Plan B

Whatever Mark Millar's big comics announcement was, it was meant to take place yesterday, from some US company - until he was told that this wasn't going to happen on Thanksgiving, so it's been pushed back till Monday.Tonight, however, Mark Millar and Frank Quitely had arranged to hold court in the new graphic novel store[...]

A Pint And A Proposal?

As you do when you're in Glasgow.But it did rather set tongues wagging.Vincent's DC exclusive deal is currently scheduled to come to an end with his Pax America comic with Grant Morrison.They have worked together before, most prominently on The Authority, but not for a while Their 4/11 story about Mark's ancestors for Marvel[...]