WHO IS THE BADDEST JOKER OF THEM ALL?

To celebrate the release of The Joker, a new study has revealed the crimes committed of every single Joker to grace the big screen. As a result, what of the resulting prison sentences? Of course, for acting credits, it’s subjective as to which is your favourite version of this comic Continue reading WHO IS THE BADDEST JOKER OF THEM ALL?

SELF-PORTRAIT GALLERY

Have you ever tried to draw a picture of yourself? Not easy is it? And if you’re more accustomed to picking up a guitar than a paintbrush, my guesses are it’s going to look like a 5 year old has attempted to do it – have you ever seen the Continue reading SELF-PORTRAIT GALLERY

ANDY CAPP – THE INTERVIEW

We’ve had the pleasure of speaking to Sean Garnett, writer of Andy Capp! In our world exclusive interview, he talks about how it was taking over from it’s creator Reg Smythe, a change in social attitudes towards comedy since the 1970s and how a legendary Mancunian could play a live-action Continue reading ANDY CAPP – THE INTERVIEW

SAFELY ENDANGERED: THE INTERVIEW

One of the highlights of MCM Manchester this year was meeting the wonderfully talented Chris McCoy, the man behind the quite brilliant comic strip Safely Endangered. If you follow us on Twitter or Instagram you’ll know this from our #SaturdayStrip feature – and he’s a very nice chap too. Alix Continue reading SAFELY ENDANGERED: THE INTERVIEW

MARK TATULLI: THE INTERVIEW

With the release of his new book “Short & Skinny” we had the chance to interview Mark Tatulli, a man who is very talented with a pen in his hand. He first came to our attention via his brilliantly dark comic strip Liō but with a career which includes being Continue reading MARK TATULLI: THE INTERVIEW

JOIN US

Since hitting the 10k mark for followers on Twitter we decided to show off a bit because believe it or not we have some rather cool famous followers included in that. The kind with a blue tick next to their name. It makes for a not too shabby list and Continue reading JOIN US

ONE FOR THE KIDS

If you have kids then you’ll know how they can be repetitive. I don’t mean that to sound bad, what I mean is they thrive on routine and if you give them something that they like, they’ll do it again and again until it’s no fun any more and you Continue reading ONE FOR THE KIDS

A GOOD OLD FASHIONED COMIC STRIP

Animated movies are now commonly finding their rightful place at the top table. Disney achieving Oscar nominations for Best Picture, for example. The biggest television show of all-time is arguably The Simpsons, another example of the modern day animation triumph. Superhero movies are the biggest earners right now – the Continue reading A GOOD OLD FASHIONED COMIC STRIP

COMING UP IN 2016

A bit of a prediction for the forthcoming year with the much anticipated film Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice; it’s going to be pants. I feel like all of the good work done by Christopher Nolan with the Batman series will come undone. To be honest it started to Continue reading COMING UP IN 2016

BIG HERO 6

So I finally got around to watching Disney’s latest Oscar-winning effort Big Hero 6. I’ll warn you now, this may contain some spoilers, but I’ll do my best not to give much away about the plot. We don’t do things like that around here. First and foremost, the film is Continue reading BIG HERO 6