Archive for the Mike Lynch Tag

NEWS: Abandoned Comics Will Have A Wire & Gas Preview Issue At Ennis Comic Mart Next Week

wire and gas

Abandoned Comics have said that they will have a special preview issue of their upcoming war comic Wire & Gas for sale at the Ennis Comic Mart taking place next Sunday. Wire & Gas is a World War 1 anthology from Mike Lynch, Aidan Courtney, Martin Greene, James Seymour, Jor Campbell, Mike Ball and Anthony […]

NEWS: Bluewater Announce Release Of Mike Lynch Penned Freddie Mercury Book

Freddie Mercury

Bluewater Comics have announced that the Tribute: Freddie Mercury book penned by Clare’s Mike Lynch will be released on April 16th. Artist Manuel Diaz will join Artos writer Lynch on the book who marks this as the second time he will have had a Bluewater release following his  L/Frank Baum last Autumn. The book will […]

NEWS: Abandoned Comics Announce ‘Salvage’ To Be Released As A Graphic Novel


Mike Lynch of Abandoned Comics announced this evening via facebook that their ‘Salvage’ title will be released as a graphic novel this summer instead of a twp issue mini series as previously stated. Art for the book is from Neil McClements from a story by Lynch and Martin Greene.

COVER ART: Salvage Issue One From Abandoned Comics


Over the holiday season, Abandoned Comics revealed the cover to the first issue of the two parter Salvage. This stunning cover is by Neil McClements and can be seen below. The book will see its debut in 2014 with interior art also by McClements off a story by Mike Lynch and Martin Greene..

THE BIG INTERVIEW: Jason Connor Talks Artos, The Wren, Crossovers and Collaboration


Button Press book Artos issue two is out now since DICE in September and it heralds the first inter company crossover between flagship book The Wren and Mike Lynch penned spin off title Artos. As well as the crossover, Land of Button Press head Jason Connor spoke with ICN about The Wren and the growth […]

INTERIOR ART: The Vampires Of Lower Bennett Street


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 […]

FEATURE: 2013 The Year That Was Part 1


As the year draws to a close it is once again time to cast a light back across those books which were released this year. In a series of posts over the next couple of weeks we will be showing you the books from the independent scene, an integral part of the engine that drives […]

ON SALE NOW: Something Wicked #9 With New Mike Lynch Story


This month saw the release of Something Wicked #9, an anthology book that features a story called Beyond written by Mike Lynch and art by Matthew Harrower. Here is a link to the Future Quake shop to pick up a copy.



For the 75th Anniversary of the _Wizard Of Oz_ film, Bluewater Productions releases a tribute comic book of the life story of the of the real life wizard L. Frank Baum. Out this week,_ Tribute: Frank Baum_ tells the story of one of the greatest children’s authors of the 20th Century. Read about Baum’s upbringing […]

COVER ART: The Vampires Of Lower Bennett Street


The Vampires of Bennett Street 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. In the meantime take a look at the cover and some interior art below. Also from Lynch currently […]

NEWS: Small Press Releases For DICE


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 […]


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For this edition of 7 questions we have Eagle award nominated writer, and upcoming DICE guest, Mike Lynch. What was the first comic work you did that was published? The first comic I worked on that got published was a one page strip for the zero issue of Aidan Courtney’s Rí-Rá comic. The strip was […]

UPCOMING: Bluewater Press Schedule Mike Lynch’s L. Frank Baum Book

L. Frank Baum Cover

Bluewater Press have released their solicitations for October and among them is Mike Lynch’s L. Frank Baum book. With art by Manuel Diaz and Mario Gully the book will be released on Wednesday October 16th in comic shops everywhere as part of Bluewater’s Tribute line of titles. Blurb: Tribute: Frank Baum tells the story of […]

ART: Pete Hernandez’ BlackStar Pin Up


Company Man creator Pete Hernandez unleashed the below pin up featuring Mike Lynch’s BlackStar upon us over the past few days. In a successful recent period for BlackStar, Book One of the series went to the number one spot on iTunes paid books section. You can find Pete Hernandez in the pages of Company Man […]

COVER ART: Inked Cover To L. Frank Baum Comic From Bluewater Press


Ennis scribe Mike Lynch will have a new comic coming from Bluewater Press soon about L. Frank Baum and the Wizard of Oz. The inked cover art by Mario Gully can be seen below. Details of the books release are thin right now but when we have them, we’ll let you know.

COVER ART: Lightning Strike #3


Lightning Strike have given folk their first look at the cover for Lightning Strike Issue #3. It features new story ‘Customs’ written by Mike Lynch and David Lynch with art and colours by Kevin Weldon and Ruth Redmond. The cover itself is drawn and coloured by Luca Pizzari. LightningStrike #3 goes on sale at Arcade Con […]

NEWS: Mike Lynch’s Slate Of Work For The Rest Of 2013


Mike Lynch of Abandoned Comics is a name that you will see pop up on more than one occasion before the end of the year with the Ennis writer slated to release three new stories. First up is the second issue of The Psychedelic Journal of Time Travel issue two. Take a look below at the […]

EVENT REVIEW: Limerick Comic Mart by Quiet Hell Creator Jason Browne

Limerick Comic Mart

Jason Brown, writer of The Man With No Libido was one of the creators present at the first Limerick Comic Mart held in the Absolute Hotel in Limerick recently and he has sent on his thoughts on the event along with some pictures of the day. From Jason Browne: On Sunday the 26th of May, Quiet […]

TEASER IMAGE: ‘Long Live The Leader’ By Ross Bampflyde & Mike Lynch


The second issue of The Psychedelic Journal Of Time Travel will be launched at Melksham in the UK on August 31st. The issue will include a strip by Mike Lynch and indy comics journey man Ross Bampflyde. A teaser image for the story has appeared online which you can see below.

CUSTOMS in Lightning Strikes Issue 3


Mike and David lynch supply the story and Kevin Weldon is the man on art duties for Customs, a story to be featured in the forthcoming Lightning Strikes Issue 3. Here’s a preview of Page One! To see some character studies and get more info go to:

WANTED: Abandoned Comics Are Looking For Artists – Portfolios Can Be Brought To Ennis Tomorrow

Blackstar book one

Abandoned Comics have contacted us to say that they are looking for two new artists for their next book. Abandoned founders Martin Greene and Mike Lynch will be available to view any prospective creators work at their appearance at the Ennis Comic Mart tomorrow at The Templegate Hotel from 10am to 6pm. Should it be […]

REVIEW: Blackstar Book One

Blackstar book one

Blackstar book one Written by: Mike Lynch Art by: Dwayne Moloney, Trystan Mitchell Published by: Abandoned Comics Cost: €2 (download here)     Beginning life a few years ago as part of the Irish language anthology Rí-Rá, Blackstar never completed its run there, and the release of book one marks its arrival as a completed […]

ART: Artos Redesign By Jason Connors


With the news that Artos scribe Mike Lynch has completed the script for issue two, it was accompanied with a redesign of main character Artos by series artist Jason Connors. Take a look below:

FREE COMIC: Mike Lynch & Anthony O’Neill’s ‘London Clint’ Strip Is Free


If you missed the release of Mike Lynch and Anthony O’Neill ‘s ‘London Clint’ strip in the new issue of CLiNT this week then you will be pleased to know that by following this link: you will be able to read it for FREE courtesy of the fine folk at Abandoned Comics.

ART: Trystan Mitchell’s BlackStar Pin Up


BlackStar co-artist Trystan Mitchell has done up a pin up of the main character that appeared on facebook yesterday ahead of the book one release from Abandoned Comics soon. English artist Mitchell is co-artist along with Dwayne Moloney and the book will be written by Mike Lynch.Take a look below.