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Pat Mills on Joe Colquhoun – Falcon Squadron. Included here are excerpts from Neil Emery’s now defunct Charley’s War site.

Pat Mills on Joe Colquhoun – Falcon Squadron

Neil interviewed Battle co-creator and all-round comics legend Pat Mills on the subject of Charley’s War. The interview contained some interesting comments on Johnny Red and Battle in general. Also included are Mills’ comments on Joe Colquhoun from a separate conversation with Neil. I look on your and Joe Colquhoun’s work on Charley’s War as a sort of Lennon and McCartney of the comic world, two geniuses working on the same team. The Official Alex Toth Website. Add a new Post entry Forum software and Server Migration Friends, Time marches on.

The Official Alex Toth Website

I have been using the same forum software for ten years (with some small upgrades) . Ink-Stained Amazon » Women in Comics. In 1960s Britain, even before the Bond Phenomenon was ignited by film adaptations of Ian Fleming’s novels about a rakish secret government agent, a spy-fi woman was kicking ass in a daily news strip.

Ink-Stained Amazon » Women in Comics

She dealt in espionage, but never worked in an official capacity, preferring instead to handle matters on her own terms. This woman was the extraordinary Modesty Blaise.* At the same time the producers of the then-fledging British television series, The Avengers, recognized that the time was ripe for a female adventurer of complexity, independence and sexual sophistication – which we saw in Honor Blackman’s Dr. Blog Denis Bodart / Denis Bodart's blog. Jake Parker. The Joe Kubert Interview. From TCJ #172 (November 1994) Promo photo provided by Joe Kubert Joe Kubert has led a charmed life.

The Joe Kubert Interview

He started apprenticing in comics production “shops” in ’38 at the age of 11; from then until now, his has been one of the most successful careers in comics. Starting with his tenure as artist of Hawkman in the late ’40s, Kubert has been a major contributor to mainstream comics in every decade: The Viking Prince and Tor in the ’50s, Enemy Ace and Sgt.

Rock in the ’60s, the Tarzan books in the ’70s, and what seems like every other DC cover from the late ’50s through the ’80s. The Joe Kubert Interview. Hugo Pratt 1- Corto Maltese [French BDz] Category: Magazine Tag: Comics Posted on 2007-06-30.

Hugo Pratt 1- Corto Maltese [French BDz]

By anonymous. Description Hugo Pratt 1- Corto Maltese 22 albums JPG | French | 477 Mb. Bear Alley: They Challenged the Giants of the Skies. This week we have a brief strip relating the real-life challenges faced by the R.A.F. when the Zeppelin raids began during World War I.

Bear Alley: They Challenged the Giants of the Skies

The artwork (although not the cover above) is by Jorge Luis Moliterni, better known in his native Argentina as a Western artist (Watami) and in the US as George Moliterni, who worked for DC Comics; in the UK his work was almost exclusively related to World War II subjects, ranging from issues of War and Battle picture libraries to episodes of Codename: Warlord in Warlord. Bizarrely, I always thought of Moliterni as an artist of adventure strips because I first saw his work in Top Secret Picture Library. Moliterni died young, although there seems to be some question about his age which unfortunately the internet doesn't resolve. My notes give his dates as d.1979 but I have also seen notes online which say he died in 1978; and, just to confuse matters even further, I've also seen his year of birth given as either 1933 or 1939.

Bleaseworld: January 2011. Unfortunately I didn't spend as much time painting this morning as planned as I was somewhat distracted by the news (or more correctly lack of) about US plastics producer Wargames Factory.

Bleaseworld: January 2011

It appears there is some sort of corporate takeover going on with what looks like is going to result in a train wreck. A takeover announcement has been made by one party which has been refuted to some extent by another. The worse thing is that some customers have paid money for product they still haven't received... Jorge Luis Moliterni Hector German Oesterheld: Jorge Luis Moliterni. "Watami" Jorge Luis Moliterni, History "Watami" Episode number 3 !!!

Jorge Luis Moliterni Hector German Oesterheld: Jorge Luis Moliterni. "Watami"

Jorge Luis Moliterni began his career in advertisement, but started working in comics full time from 1957. His early work appeared in periodicals like Hora Cero and Frontera. He alternated with several other artists on Hugo Pratt's 'Ernie Pike' and 'Sargento Kirk' series. He drew the 'Watami' series with scripts by Hector German Oesterheld in Misterix from 1962. In the mid-1960s, Moliterni began working for international publishers and agencies, such as the British Fleetway and the American Charlton Comics (as George Moliterni).

Lincoln | Les Editions Paquet. Sgt rock. Kirby pencils. Skullkickers #8. Comics Land - download all kind of comics and game manuals you want. Ninjabread - Wargaming Comics and Scribblings. Making Comics by Scott McCloud. Making Comics Online Features Chapter Five and a Half.

Making Comics by Scott McCloud

An online extension to Making Comics' Chapter on Tools, Techniques and Technology. NEW: Check out my YouTube How-To Videos on digital lettering techniques. Dresden Codak. Free Online Comics @ free-comics.org » links to free online comic books and graphic novels (PDF, JPEG, Flash) Comics Land - download all kind of comics and game manuals you want. Eat More Bikes.

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4446 - Mystery in the Desert | Commando Comics

Appreciate all the skill and quality of the Commando artists with these movie poster sized reproductions. Beautiful cover artwork. Hugo Pratt 2- Divers albums [French BDz] Category: Magazine Tag: Comics Posted on 2007-06-30. Scott McCloud | Journal. DC Comics and Marvel Comics News. Paul Gravett | Article Detail. “Where’s my jetpack?” Science fiction may not always accurately predict the future, but it does reflect the dreams of its times. Here we are in 2010, the 21st century, and we do have many technical marvels anticipated decades earlier by the worlds of wonder envisioned in speculative media like comics. Sixty years ago, on April 14th 1950, the first issue of Eagle with cover star Dan Dare, Pilot of the Future, took to the skies and launched a new forward-looking era, not only in British comics but in world comics, with its spectacular fully-painted colour artwork printed in luxurious photogravure.

Nothing anywhere else in the world at that time came close to Frank Hampson’s utterly convincing, photo-realistic visions of a tangible future. Home. Paul Gravett | Things To Do. See your event, exhibition or competition listed below. Simply email the details and a weblink to us and we will do our best to list them. Competitions | London Area | UK RegionsEurope | North America | Elsewhere British Library x Arts Thread Comics Unmasked Competition UK students/graduates/design pros can win £1,000 by creating a 9-panel comic inspired by The British Library's Comics Unmasked Exhibition. More...Deadline: April 20, 2014. Derik Badman » Best Comics of 2008. The year winds down, vacation comes and goes, and best of lists make their appearances.

I’m usually pretty bad about remembering what I read each year. With the help of my (I think up-to-date) Library Thing account, I have a pretty good list of what comics I have from 2008 (that discounts minis and pamphlets, but I added them to my list below as much as I could). I tried to stick to comics published this year, either new, translated, collected, or, occasionally, new editions, though some might be a little off.

This year, besides listing a best-of list of an arbitrary number of works, I’m also listing, as much as possible, all the “new” comics I read. Action :: Comics - Action1-1. Www.comix.co.za. Captain America. Toby Shelton: stuff i did.