Debuting on Kickstarter this week comes IND-XED a slice of really unique and thought-provoking dystopian science fiction from writer Fraser Campbell (Alex Automatic) and artist Lucy Sullivan (Barking).
The New Normal (4/9) Tiny Acts of Violence, Write It In Blood, Bad Karma, Making Comics with Matt Garvey and more!
Welcome to the latest edition of our weekly indie comics round-up The New Normal. This week we take a look at an incredible new graphic novel which arrived in our inbox fully formed, discover how to get into comics with Matt Garvey, look back at some great titles from Panel Syndicate, and also look back […]
“It’s like ‘what if Mad Max: Fury Road and The Hurt Locker took place in the Wizard of Oz?’ ” we talk to David Pepose about The O.Z. now funding on Kickstarter
As the world starts to recover from the chaos caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, we’ve seen businesses and industries reopen again. The same applies to comics as publishers resume their ongoing series and new titles are finally released. This also means that independent creators can return to the business of creating their own projects. One […]
“Belief and the unknown drives science, which uncovers greater mysteries that the human soul is ever drawn to explore.” Andy Perry and Lyndon White discuss Reanimator Incorpated comic
Even though we are in the middle of a global lockdown, we are still seeing great comic launching on Kickstarter. The latest to join this trend is the fantastic Reanimator Incorporated from Andy Perry and Lyndon White, so how are these two planning to bring life back to the indie comics crwodfunding scene? Your new […]
“We wanted a mix of old styled strips from the halcyon days of comics, along with some contemporary strips” Ben S Ky talks retro anthology comic The77
While many British anthologies have attempted to follow in the footsteps of 2000 AD, few have attempted it with quite as much ambition as The77. Bursting onto Kickstarter earlier in the year and with the first issue about to be released to the world, we caught up with editor Ben S Ky to find out […]
Just in case you haven’t had enough of thinking about all things quarantine based, then writer Jordan Thomas (Frank on the Farm) has just the comic for you. His ambitious new book is inspired by lockdown and features a wealth of small press artist contributing towards a preatige format one shot all about a family […]
“The intent was to use the trappings of pop culture from the 60s and 70s to discuss things like alienation and disassociation” Fraser Campbell on the evolution of Alex Automatic
From it’s early days as a mind bending homage to classic 60s spy TV series, Fraser Campbell and James Corcoran’s Alex Automatic has been a firm favourite here at Pipedream Comics. With a new double issue comic now funding on Kickstarter we caught up with Fraser to find out how the story had developed since […]
Fraser Campbell and James Corcoran’s mind-bending 60s spy series Alex Automatic is back with a new double issue, but is this small press stalwart still an automatic choice?! Publisher: Cabal Comics Writer: Fraser Campbell Artist: James Corcoran, David B Cooper, Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou Price: Now funding on Kickstarter The strange and outlandish world of Alex Automatic […]
“We decided to launch because we wanted the world to still go on in some capacity” Ryan K Lindsay on running a Kickstarter for new sci-fi series She Vol.1 during a global pandemic!
Even though the world is in global lockdown there are still people out there making comics and promoting them on Kickstarter. One such person is Ryan K Lindsay, creator of Eternal, Deer Editor and Beautiful Canvas. His latest offering, SHE: At the Tower Of All That Is Known is a slice of glossy all action […]
“Those old stories are so weird and almost always have an undercurrent of sex and violence!” we talk fairytales and the undead with Snow White Zombie Apocalypse’s Brenton Lengel
The world of zombie comics is a tough one to stand out in, however last year’s Snow White Zombie Apocalypse managed to stride the genre like a colossus thanks to it’s smart mix of classic fairytales, undead gruesomeness and a jet black sense of humour. With the new issue currently funding on Kickstarter we caught […]