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A sequel of sorts to 2012’s astonishingly sexy Romantic Mayhem, the National Tragedy team have once again come together and pooled their skills and passion into creating the upcoming COURAGEOUS MAYHEM! COURAGEOUS MAYHEM! is a 68 page comic inspired by the Hotspur, Victor and Warlord boy’s annuals of yesteryear. Harking back to a time when […]

ART: Elida Maiques features in new comic ‘Polen’


POLEN A new comic is out featuring Elida Maiques,, and she teams up with a number of talents for a beautiful collaboration of creativity. POLEN which is based in Valencia, will be in Spanish but Elida kindly posted up a translated page for ICN as a way of updating us on this very well […]

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

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In this final part of ICN’s breakdown of the 2012 comic scene in Ireland, we present the books that made it on sale from September on. Beginning in September we saw a number of books for the first time at the DICE event in Dundrum and it led to a busy end to the year. September DOT […]

REPORT: 2012 – The Year Of The Irish Comic Part 2 of 3


In part two of our report into the comic scene in Ireland in 2012 we start off with May. This month was a busy month for comics with 6 different releases that we’ll highlight below through to August’s books. May A Day In The Life: The Book is a manic, most definitely adult intended book that […]

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

Zombies Hi issue 5

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 […]



The latest issue of Rira, the Irish language all ages anthology from Coimici Gael is now ready for download and for sale. Take a look below at Alma Ryan’s cover to the new issue featuring the talents of Bob Byrne, Alan Nolan, Philip Barrett, Maeve Clancy,  Alma Ryan, Alan Ryan, Stephen Downey, Elida Maiques, Fintan Taite and Davy […]

NEWS: Coimici Gael Announce RiRa #4 Creators


RiRa publisher Aidan Courtney has named the talent involved in the upcoming fourth issue. Listing an enviable cross section of Ireland best creators that include Bob Byrne, Alan Nolan, Philip Barrett, Maeve Clancy, Mike Lynch, Michael Ball, Alma Ryan, Alan Ryan, Eoin Ryan, Stephen Downey, Elida Maiques, Paddy Lynch, Fintan Taite and Davy Francis.   […]

FUNDIT: Gods and Monsters of the Future

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Emma Rowe and Elida Maiques of the Tinderbox Network are looking for funding via Fund:It for a new book called Gods and Monsters of the Future. It’s inspired by the documentary Into Eternity, about a nuclear storage facility in Finland that has been sealed for 100,000 years, and it’ll include poetry, short stories, comics and […]

ART: Elida Maiques energy UFO


Yep, it happens!

COMICS: Elida Maiques ‘Avalanche!’


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ART: Inspiration after Independents Day!


Lovely little drawing up on Elida Maiques blog which was drawn up after Independents Day that happened back in April.  It was another successful event for the guys that put it all together and you can get a full list of who was there on the day over on their blog In the meantime […]

REVIEW: National Tragedy’s Romantic Mayhem


It is no secret that the heyday of Romance Comics is well past. Romance Comics were one of the core genres in comics that exploded after World War2 inthe US and its popularity was immense right through to he beginning of the industry self imposed Comics Code Authority in 1954. Although the genre continued in […]

COMICS: Elida Maiques Tiny comic SLOW is back


The very small magazine was launched again at the Independents Day market,(see above for the cover) and Elidas latest work called ‘Silent Chaos’ is displayed below. For more updates on Elidas comics and artwork make sure to check out

UPDATES: Paddy Lynchs poster for Independents Day


As you probably well know by now the Independents Day comic/zine/fair event is taking place tomorrow, and if you don’t then check out the reminder by Dave here with Elida Maiques fantastic poster for it   – the original promotion of the event here – Paddy Lynch has also done a number of […]

ART: Elida Maiques Protolife – The Billibugs


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ART: Elida Maiques Protovida – Proto Life


Protovida -Proto Life New posting up on Elidas blog    

NEWS: Elida Maiques tribute art to the late Moebius

good-bye-moebius-CMYK-web – Elida has posted this fitting tribute to one of her inspirations, Moebius. for  more info on Moebius and his comics

ART: Elida Maiques poster for Independents Day


Beautiful poster by Elida for the upcoming Independents Day on 22nd April which can be found on her blog