Interviewed!

Interviewed!

Posted on June 19th, 2017

In the run up to ELCAF we were interviewed by Andy Oliver over at Broken Frontier. We had a chat about Dirty Rotten Comics, our experiences in publishing with Throwaway Press, and what’s in store for the future. Many thanks to Andy for taking the time to interview us! Broken Frontier – Interview with Throwaway […]

Submissions Open!

Submissions Open!

Posted on June 16th, 2017

After our curated, celebratory tenth issue, it’s time to return to our roots for the autumn edition. So without further ado… Submissions for Dirty Rotten Comics #11 are open! We’re looking for comics from UK-based creators for the next issue of our anthology. As usual, first-timers and unpublished creators are actively encouraged to contribute. For […]

DRC10 Out Now!

DRC10 Out Now!

Posted on May 19th, 2017

Here’s a delightful spring-time treat! The flora up and down the highways and byways of the United Kingdom is blooming with colour, and so too is Dirty Rotten Comics! Full of fresh new strips from the finest creators working in Britain today, with a vivid wraparound cover by Lucie Ebrey, this one is a celebration of all […]

DRC10: Cover & News

DRC10: Cover & News

Posted on May 11th, 2017

The grand unveiling of Dirty Rotten Comics #10 is right around the corner and to whet your appetite, Broken Frontier have today revealed the cover in a site-exclusive preview. Head over to the link below to see the new cover in all its glory… Broken Frontier: DRC10 Cover Reveal We recruited Lucie Ebrey to illustrate the cover […]

Interviewed!

Interviewed!

Posted on March 30th, 2017

We were recently interviewed by Harriet from the fantastic Comics Forum website. It was a fascinating discussion; we covered a range of subjects including the origins of Dirty Rotten Comics along with our thoughts on where British comics are right now and where things may be heading in the future. You can read the interview […]

Gareth Hopkins

Gareth Hopkins

Posted on March 13th, 2017

Gareth Hopkins is a self-described “illustrator and/or artist” based in Essex, whose work is abstract and frequently experimental. This week, Tom spoke with Gareth about his ongoing Intercorstal series, his process behind ‘abstracting’ a comics page, and the benefits of physical rather than digital production. – – – – T: Something I’ve enjoyed about abstracting […]

Coming Soon…

Coming Soon…

Posted on February 25th, 2017

Our tenth issue is in the pipeline and we’re planning something very special to mark the occasion, being that we’ve reached landmark double figures. Because we’re doing things a little differently this time around, there won’t be a submissions window as per usual. This isn’t a permanent move and submissions will open again for our […]

Xmas Competition!

Xmas Competition!

Posted on December 24th, 2016

In the charitable spirit of Christmas, we’ve decided to get involved with a little festive giveaway of our own… To win, all we ask is that you send us a Six Minute Comic; that is, a four panel comic which you’ve drawn from start to finish in six minutes. Entries close at 9pm on Boxing […]

DRC9 Out Now!

DRC9 Out Now!

Posted on December 9th, 2016

Just in time for the Christmas rush, Dirty Rotten Comics is back and bursting at the seams with fresh new strips from the finest creators working in Britain today. With a beautiful wraparound cover by Jey Levang, this one is bound to prove the perfect stocking filler! As per tradition, our list of contributors features […]

Gareth Sleightholme

Gareth Sleightholme

Posted on December 5th, 2016

Gareth Sleightholme is an illustrator, designer and comic creator based in Kingston Upon Hull. Gareth has been working as a concept artist for two decades, and is a prolific artist and writer. This week, Tom caught up with Gareth to talk comics, Lovecraft, and the creative process. T: Let’s start at the beginning, what first […]