Here at Pipedream Comics we regularly contribute pages to ComicScene, the UK’s best comics focused magazine. And we’re delighted to reveal that this month we have been working on an entire issue dedicated to the subject of indie and small press comics. The ComicScene State of Indpendents Yearbook 2020 brings together some of our favourite […]
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“This will be used to start a discussion – between you and I and everyone else making comics” UK Comics Laureate Hannah Berry launches UK Comics Creator Survey
It’s pretty safe to say that UK comics scene has undergone something of a resurgence in the last few years. Powered forward by crowdfunding, cheaper printing and online communities, it has enabled creators to bring their visions of a great comic to the world like never before. While this outbreak of creativity has allowed many […]
“We want to bring all these creators together and create a place for them to show the world the amazing stuff they are creating” Aaron Rackley on the inspiration for SparkCon 2020 a new kind of virtual comic convention
SparkCon 2020 is the latest online comic convention that is helping to fill our schedules now that Coronavirus has seen all the real world convention cancelled. Hot on the heels of last month’s #KitchenCon, this one is being run by the fantastic team at Little Heroes Comic Kits and Fairspark Books (publisher of The Spark, […]
“It’s a completely free, inclusive event. All comic creators need are books, personality, a smartphone, and an internet connection!” We talk to Tom Ward about this weekend’s virtual comic con #KitchenCon
Even the world of indie comics is not immune to the effects of the Coronavirus. While for many the chance to self isolate and catch up on their reading list sounds like a great use of their time, bear a thought for those who rely on comic conventions and interactions with fans to make a […]
It’s been an amazing year for ComicScene magazine, but 2020 is set to be even more exciting! We catch up with editor Tony Foster to find out more!
With no snow or rainstorms to battle this year, we headed to Cheltenham for True Believers Comic Festival 2020, one of the best days out for UK comic fans!
With Christmas and New Year disappearing into the distant past, it’s time to start thinking about comic conventions again, and this means we turn our attention to the traditional season opener The True Believers Comic Festival 2020, which is held in Jury’s Inn, Cheltenham on Saturday 1st February 2020. One of our favourite events of […]
News: Good Comics and Ben Mitchell raise funds for Australian charities with new limited edition Storm Clouds Collected Edition
Even if you rarely step outside the indie comics bubble, you can’t have missed hearing about the devastating fires that have affected Australia in the past few weeks. As part of an effort to help fund relief effort for those affected, our good friends at Good Comics have joined forces with Aussie comic creator Ben […]
We are delighted to announce that MANU by Gustaffo Vargas has been awarded Indie Comic of the Year 2019 – as chosen by the readers of Pipedream Comics, A Place To Hang Your Cape and ComicScene magazine. This dystopian sci-fi tale, set in the dank jungles of Peru where cybernetic jaguars defend their mistress from […]
News: Pipedream Comics and A Place To Hang Your Cape presents Indie Comic of the Year 2019 (in association with ComicScene)
If you thought Avengers Endgame or DC TV’s Crisis on Infinite Earth was going to be the ultimate comics crossover this year, then think again. The teams at Pipedream Comics and A Place to Hang Your Cape have united to bring you this year’s Indie Comic Of The Year 2019 award. And they are ably […]