Rob Davis


Assassinistas #3 Review: Clunky Plotting and Subpar Artwork Snuffing Out Good Ideas

Assassinistas #3 Review: Clunky Plotting and Subpar Artwork Snuffing Out Good Ideas

This really hurts the present-based narrative, as it doesn’t advance very far in this issue as a result.The fact that everyone comes off as short and ill-tempered with one another doesn’t help sell the comic either.[caption id="attachment_810441" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Assassinistas #3 art by Gilbert Hernandez, Rob Davis, and Robin Henley[/caption]The art is the biggest killer[...]

Moonstone Brings Together The Black Bat &#038 The Purple Scar

Moonstone Brings Together The Black Bat & The Purple Scar

Moonstone Books is pulling together two pulp heroes, The Black Bat and The Purple Scar, in a new illustrated novel by Ron Fortier and Rob Davis Both of the characters were created for Thrilling and published in the 30's and 40's Where the company had good success with The Black Bat in the pages of[...]


Selling Comics at Thought Bubble 2013 – Sunday

Selling Comics at Thought Bubble 2013 – Sunday

Hine was also nominated for a British Comic Award for his SelfMadeHero adaptation with Mark Stafford of Victor Hugo's The Man Who Laughs, a grotesque and poignant narrative that served as the inspiration for the Joker.[Ilya INJ Culbard and Rob Davis] SelfMadeHero were well represented by creators at Thought Bubble, as they always are[...]

Rob Davis And Martin Rowson Stripped

Rob Davis And Martin Rowson, Stripped

I’ve heard his co talker Rob Davis before and he’s usually confident enough to hold his own on stage, but he was utterly blown away by the speed freak that is Rowson who could blast through subjects using vocabulary so complex you’d have thought it was a medical journal he had written!But that isn’t me[...]

Chris Ware Neil Gaiman Grant Morrison Joe Sacco Posy Simmonds Kieron Gillen Jamie McKelvie Paul Cornell And More At Edinburghs Stripped Event

Chris Ware, Neil Gaiman, Grant Morrison, Joe Sacco, Posy Simmonds, Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie, Paul Cornell And More At Edinburgh's "Stripped" Event

Chris Ware, Joe Sacco, Neil Gaiman, Grant Morrison, Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie, Paul Cornell and Posy Simmonds are taking are part in Stripped as part of the Edinburgh International Book Festival.Other names include Denise Mina, Paul Gravett, Melinda Gebbie, Warren Pleece, Roger Gibson, Chris Riddell, Jon Naught,  Stephen Collins, Robin and Lorenzo Etherington, Robbie Morrison, Jim[...]

Frank Quitely Creates Bookplate For Gosh Launch Of Nelson

Frank Quitely Creates Bookplate For Gosh Launch Of Nelson

Today, I received a bunch of comic books from publisher Blank Slate Books, including their upcoming release, Nelson, a much anticipated anthology edited by Rob David and Woodrow Phoenix we've mentioned and showed pages from before. Including work from Paul Grist, Ellen Lindner, Philip Bond, Sean Phillips, Glyn Dillon, Kate Brown, Rian Hughes, Jeremy Day, […]

Nelson And Her Armada Of Fifty Four Creators

Nelson And Her Armada Of Fifty Four Creators

Paul Grist, Rob Davis, Woodrow Phoenix, Ellen Lindner, Jamie Smart, Gary Northfield, Sarah McIntyre, Suzy Varty, Sean Longcroft, Warwick Johnson–Cadwell, Luke Pearson, Paul Harrison–Davies, Katie Green, Paul Peart–Smith, Glyn Dillon, I.N.J.Culbard, John Allison, Philip Bond, D’Israeli, Simone Lia, Darryl Cunningham, Jonathan Edwards, Ade Salmon, Kate Charlesworth, Warren Pleece, Kristyna Baczynski, HARVEYJAMES, Rian Hughes, Sean Phillips[...]