Written and illustrated by writer and translator M.J. Graham and illustrated by Griffin Ess comes 2 Goal Foley, a Kickstarter success from Graham, born and raised in Limerick City, he graduated from UL with a bachelor’s degree in electronic engineering before emigrating from Limerick to Boston Massachusetts in March 2001. 2 Goal foley is available now […]
Some preview penciled pages from artist Dave O’ Sullivan for the upcoming issue #2 of Rob Curley’s 1790′s adventure series Crimson Blade appeared on the Atomic Diner facebook page yesterday. Take a look below.
Back in October we teased an upcoming book called ‘The Vampires of Bennett Street’. It is a new graphic novel that will be coming from writer Mike Lynch and the mighty Joe Campbell at the start of 2014. It will be available on iTunes, Nook, Kindle Fire and Google Books. On Joe’s blog some interior art has shown […]
Review by David Ferguson Plot: Robert Curley, Darrin O’Toole Script: Darrin O’Toole Art: Luca Pizzari [NOTE: This review will contain SPOILERS for issue one so, if you haven’t read it, you should go buy it (if you haven’t already), read it and then start this review] As with my review of issue one, I will […]
Coimici Gael will be releasing Irish language anthology Rírá on December 7th in Newsagents and its usual outlets. The fifth issue in the run has its cover designed by Muireann Ní Leathlobhir and Aga Romanska.
Eirtakon is the largest and longest-running anime and manga convention in Ireland, held every year by the DCU Anime & Manga Society. It will be held in the Croke Park Conference Centre this weekend (November 22nd-24th 2013) and there will plenty of Irish creators on hand in Artists Alley including Anthea West, Leeann Hamilton, Ken […]
The Celtic Clan scribe Nigel Flood has given ICN an exclusive first look at the art from the next installment by Frank J. Right. Take a look below at the first few pages of art. When we get word of the issues release we will let you know.
We are less than a month out from the release of Innocent Tales #2 from Green Monkey Comics and some art has begun to appear for it. Below is the beginning of Perceptions written by Green Monkey founder Gavin McCumiskey and art by Ruairi Coleman with colour work by Eoin Hurrell.
Gavin McCumiskey has this evening revealed the cover to upcoming comic SIX in production now with Brian Naughton (The God Helmet, Djinn Tales) from Green Monkey Comics. As we get more details on this enticing project, we’ll update.
Innocent Tales and Wire & Gas cover artist James Seymour has an upcoming comic book project in 2014 called The Fallen. At the Limerick Comic Mart yesterday, Korea based Seymour had the below poster image promoting the book on display and he aims to have the first part of The Fallen released next year. Take […]
Gavin McCumiskey has blogged about selling his book for the first time at DICE and learning something about the competition. You can read the blog here.
Review by David Ferguson Written by Darrin O’Toole Art by Shawn Langley Variant cover by Stephen Mooney Note: I backed this as a Kickstarter project at a level where I would be drawn in the book. Just in case people might question my review, I think it means I have more investment in it being […]
With the positive reaction to the recent release of Company Man #1 from Lightning Strike earlier this summer, editor in chief Eoin McCauley spoke with ICN at this past weekends DICE event to tell us their plans for Company Man from here on out. Initially on sale digitally prior to getting its European print release […]
Big Bastard #1 Written by: Danny McColgan Art by: Neil O’Driscoll & Mark McColgan Blurb: What you have known as myth and legend was real, just not in the way you think. The year is 1899. The place, Ireland. A mystical and destructive shockwave has torn through the country. Strange and dangerous creatures have […]
Review By David Ferguson Written by Glenn Matchett Art by Alan Anguiano This book follows the investigation of a murder at Oxford in the 1980s. The roommate of the girlfriend of the victim, Jenna Wakefield, finds herself being quizzed by fellow student and amateur detective Stephanie Hawkins. Hawkins is a genius but she is bad […]
With DICE right around the corner and small press being very well represented this year, there will be a number of books getting a release at the event. Below is a list of what I know to be present but if there is someone who is being left out, please email [email protected] and I will […]
Green Monkey Comics have released the James Seymour variant cover to Innocent Tales #2 featuring character fromthe ‘Perceptions’ storyline. Take a look below.
TEDx DUBLIN SEPTEMBER 2013 Last weekend saw the TEDx Dublin Talks, and as the talks were conducted Deirdre de Barra and Phil Barrett had the daunting task of keeping pace through comic style interpretations. Although an ambitious project, they both survived and via Deirdres blog they managed to secure some pictures too, a few of […]
Review by David Ferguson Written by Darrin O’Toole Art by Alan Hurley This is the second Darrin O’Toole book in a row that I have reviewed and, as with the previous book, I am going to start with a very impressive cover. The beautifully painted piece by Alann Hurley is broken by a stark white […]
The eagerly awaited new project from Jason Browne and Stephen Kearney who brought us the wonderful The Man With No Libido has gotten one step closer with the release of the cover art by Anthea West. With interior inks by Billy Browne, Problems With Dragons will be released in 2014.
Review by David Ferguson Plot: Robert Curley, Darrin O’Toole Script: Darrin O’Toole Art: Luca Pizzari I usually start my reviews with a summary of the story so far but, on this occasion, I feel I need to start with the cover. A good cover is meant to grab you and get you to pick up […]
Emerald Comics have just revealed the cover art to their upcoming new book The Emerald via their facebook fan page. The book should be sale in the new year. Take a look at the cover work below with art by Steve Trappe.
Stephen Mooney has revealed on his twitter account today the cover inks to his variant cover to Darrin O’Toole and Shawn Langley’s Earthruler book which will be launching at DICE at the end of the month. Take a look below.
In some very welcome news, terrific writer Andy Winter will be returning to the world of Tim Skinner in 2014. In doing so he will be bringing Zombies Hi! artist Ruairi Coleman with him. Tim Skinner: Total Scumbag was a mature audience one shot comic released in November 2008 from Winter’s UK company Moonface Press with a pre […]
Green Monkey Comics posted on their facebook fan page the cover to The Woodsman. The book will be a spin off of a strip that will be appearing in Innocent Tales #2 and will be due out in 2014. https://www.facebook.com/GreenMonkeyComics