Updates from the clubhouse
Get yer pens out, Britain! It’s time… Submissions for Dirty Rotten Comics 8 are now open! We’re looking for comics from UK creators for the next issue of our anthology series. As per usual, you can find check our submissions page for the full details. The closing date is 30th June 2016.
It’s a double-whammy for Dirty Rotten Comics interviews today; not only was Kirk the special guest on this week’s Awesome Comics Podcast, but Gary sat down for a chat with Alex from Pipedream Comics. We were proud to be approached by two platforms that are doing great things themselves, having gone from strength to strength over […]
Tom Mortimer is an artist and comics creator known for his stark black-and-white imagery. Tom’s work combines occult themes with a pitch black sense of humour that gives him a voice uniquely his own. Tom has also recently joined the Dirty Rotten Comics team, and has conducted a host of fascinating reviews and interviews for our website. This […]
Paul B Rainey is a comic artist based in Milton Keynes. His graphic novel There’s No Time Like the Present is published by Escape books, and he is a frequent contributor to Viz. This week, Tom spoke with Paul about his artistic process, the appeal of the understated, and the changing face of comic conventions. T: […]
Look Out Bawang by Isaac Lenkiewicz Self-published 18 pages / Risograph / £3 Released 2015 Review by Tom Mortimer Isaac Lenkiewicz’s Look out Bawang is the story a clove of garlic – with a belly full of stolen hash browns – making his way back home to check the answering machine so he can find […]
Andy Bloor is a graphic designer and comics artist who collaborated with a number of high profile writers. Ahead of his appearance at the Birmingham Comics Festival this weekend, Tom sat down with Andy to discuss the writer/artist collaborative process, his comics inspiration, and his recent Andy-Thology. T: Your art style is bold, striking but also alluring, possibly […]