From the minute you see its iconic dinosaur cover from Staz Johnson, you can’t help but be pulled into the gloriously silly world of new comic Brawler, a delightful throwback to the days of classic anthology Warrior.
“It’s all about trying to capture the spirit of Warrior rather than a slavish re-invention.” Steve Tanner discusses the inspirations for new anthology Brawler
Brawler is the new book from TimeBomb Comics’ Steve Tanner (creator of the fantastic Flintlock). It’s a collection of creator-owned genre stories that are looking to capture the energy and originality of classic 80s anthology Warrior. With the first issue now funding on Kickstarter we caught up with Steve to find out more. Your new […]
With much of the country covered in snow and ice, it was time for the UK comic scene to begin with True Believers Comic Festival 2019.
With the new year comes a new raft of Kickstarters from some of our favourite creators, and this week’s pick is one of the best, as the wonderful Steve Tanner is back with a new volume of his 18th century adventure anthology Flintlock. Featuring the ongoing adventures of highway-woman Lady Flintlock and the awesome Shanti […]
“It’s tough at the coal face of indie comics” Steve Tanner on 10 years of Time Bomb Comics and Ragamuffins Redux
Not only will October 14th be the date of the excellent Nottingham Comic Convention (more on that soon), but it will also be the anniversay of one of the small press scene’s most charming publishers – Steve Tanner and Time Bomb Comics willbe celebrating a decade of small press and to celebrate this, will be […]
“The era of highwaymen, pirates and thief-takers seems a shoe-in for creative inspiration” Steve Tanner on why he chose the 18th century for Flintlock
Pirates, highwaymen and clockwork soldiers, set in the 18th century – it’s a pretty unique premise for an indie book and it’s why Steve Tanner’s Flintlock is one of the most interesting reads on the small press scene. Keen to find out why he set his book in the 1700s and the merits of a […]