Archive for the Celtic Knights Tag

FEATURE: 2013 The Year That Was Part 4


We have reached the final installment of our look back on the book s that graced us with their presence. Having covered the year in three month increments here, here and here over the last few days, it’s time to wrap up our round up and prepare to say goodbye to 2013 and all the […]


Celtic Knights Volume 1 Anthea West Cover

With issue 4 about to go into both Dublin City Comics and Forbidden Planet Dublin this week, The Celtic Knights crew are planning the release of the collected edition which will have the whole story plus a few extras. Here is the variant cover done by the amazingly talented Anthea West. The collected edition will […]

THE BIG INTERVIEW: Stephen Coffey Talks To ICN About Velvet, Celtic Knights & The Need For Talking

Velvet #1

Stephen Coffey is a writer who with this weekend will have the second of two new arrivals on the book shelf. Velvet, published by Coffey and written by Garth Cremona and Scott M. Davis launched at DICE last month and this Sunday at the Limerick Comic Mart in the Absolute Hotel, Celtic Knights #4 will […]



Review by David Ferguson Written by Stephen Coffey Art by Mike Kennedy This review was an interesting experiment for me. I have not yet had the chance to read the first three issues of the series yet so I am jumping in as the first Celtic Knights story-line “The Best of What’s Left” comes to […]

Celtic Knights at The Limerick Comic Mart


‘The Limerick Comic Mart is coming up and Celtic Knights is going to be there, they’re bringing every issue they have at only €1 per issue. They’ll have prints, and original Art from Celtic Knights Artist Mike Kennedy.  They’re also doing a special giveaway:  if you come to Limerick Comic Mart dressed as one of […]



Young Stephen Coffey send me an email yesterday with the cover art for Celtic Knights issue 4, and the cover art for the collected edition which is coming out in the new year. The Single issues of Celtic Knights in Dublin City Comics and Forbidden Planet Dublin are only €1.50 per copy,  which is great […]

COVER ART: Celtic Knights #4

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Stephen Coffey has provided ICN with an exclusive first look at the pencils for the upcoming Celtic Knights #4. Stephen told us that “Issue 4 brings to a close the first storyline of Celtic Knights.  With the next issue being a Junker standalone issue in which he goes up against a villainous Kilkenny Hurler ‘The […]

REVIEW: Celtic Knights #3

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Celtic Knights Written by: Stephen Coffey Art by: Mike Kennedy Cost: €1.50 Celtic Knights is back and the team find themselves off to Wales to face the big evil that they have building towards over the last two issues while the life of Junker hangs precariously in the balance. The tam are beginning to discover […]

ART: Luca Cicchitti & Steven Scott’s Celtic Clash Feat. The Wren, Celtic Clan, Celtic Knights & LOV

Celtic Clash

Maryland based artist Steven Scott posted the below mash up piece to facebook featuring Ireland’s indy comic superhero giants including The Wren, Celtic Clan, Celtic Knights & League of Volunteers. The piece is by Italian Luca Cicchitti and colours by Scott. Take a look below:

COMICS: Celtic Knights Dublin Comic Mart Offer


For the next Dublin Comic Mart, Stephen Coffey is offering a special offer for Celtic Knights ahead of the third issues release. Stephen tells us; “As it is Irish Comic Month starting next week, we’ll be kicking it off at Dublin Comic Mart, with Celtic Knights on a buy one get one free deal.  So […]

COVER ART: Celtic Knights #3

Celtic Knights #3

Stephen Coffey has begun showing the cover art from artist Mike Kennedy for part 3 of ‘The Best of What’s Left’ from the soon to be released Celtic Knights #3. Take a look below:

COMICS: Celtic Knights Bundle Price Drop In Advance Of Issue 3 Release

Celtic Knights issue 3 cover

Stephen Coffey dropped us a line to tell us of thuis bundle deal on drive thru comics. “We’re gearing up for Issue 3 of Celtic Knights which will completes the first storyline ‘The Best of What’s Left’  and we’ve decided to throw caution to the wind and dropped the digital price of issue 1 and […]

PREVIEW ART: Celtic Knights #3 Pages

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Via the books facebook page comes some art pages from Celtic Knights #3 which goes on sale in early next year written by Stephen Coffey. The pages are dialogue free and with the sure fire pencils of Mike Kennedy on hand the books last chapter in the first arc is eagerly awaited. Take a look […]

REPORT: 2012 – The Year Of The Irish Comic Part 1 of 3

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It could be just me and I doubt it, but 2012 was an epic year for Irish comics. The amount of content that was published was hereto before unseen and the quality of product was amazing. So to give you an idea of what went on in the Irish comic scene this year I’m going to give […]

SIGNING: Mike Kennedy


COVER ART: Celtic Knights #3

Celtic Knights issue 3 cover

Stephen Coffey has provided ICN with a sneak peak at the completed cover to the upcoming Celtic Knights #3. The issue will be the concluson to the ‘The Best of What’s Left’ story line. The art by Mike Kennedy can be seen below.

FIRST LOOK: Captain Eire From Celtic Knights


The Celtic Knights facebook fan page has added some development images from volume 2 of the all ages superhero title. Take a look below at what will become Captain Eire in the upcoming volume penned by Pogoshots creator Stephen Coffey and art by Mike Kennedy.

REVIEW: Celtic Knights #2


Celtic Knights #2 “The Best Of What’s Left Part 2″ Written by: Stephen Coffey Art by: Mike Kennedy Cost: €3.00 REVIEW: The eagerly awaited second issue of Stephen Coffey and Mike Kennedy’s Celtic Knights has hit shelves recently. With a strongly praised first issue that was released in February, anticipation was high that the strong […]

COVER ART: Celtic Knights #2 By Mike Kennedy

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Writer Stephen Coffey has provided ICN with an exclusive look at the completed cover art for the second issue of the upcoming Celtic Knights with art by Mike Kennedy. Take a look below.        

UPCOMING: Covers For Celtic Knights #2, League Of Volunteers #3 & Nestor #1

Celtic Knights 2

In what is shaping to be a banner year for the Irish small press several companies have made images available for upcoming boks that will hit shelves over the summer. First up is Stephen Byrne’s pencils for Atomic Diner’s League of Volunteers #3 depicting the 1916 League. Celtic Knights scribe Stephen Coffey has provided ICN […]

ADVANCE REVIEW: Celtic Knights #1


Celtic Knights #1 Written by: Stephen Coffey Art by: Mike Kennedy REVIEW: It has been a long road to finally seeing Celtic Knights make its way back to shelves again but the time has finally arrived. In my opinion the original Celtic Knights which had only one issue published with art by Ger Hankey was […]

NEWS: Stephen Coffey’s Celtic Knights, Who You Call If Everyone Else Is Busy


It has been several years since the acclaimed Irish comedy superhero book Celtic Knights hit with its one and only issue from Stephen Coffey and artist Ger Hankey. In the intervening time efforts to get the book on shelves again proved fruitless as the book was hampered by various factors, chiefly among them artists who […]

REVIEW: Celtic Knights #1


 Story by: Stephen Paul Coffey Art by: Ger Hankey Cover by: Ger Hankey Publisher: Stephen Paul Coffey Book Summery: 90% of Earths superheroes are either dead or in hiding. This is the best of what’s left. With the release of the first new Celtic Knights material in three years due later this year, I […]