Half Past Danger was this week inducted into the ICNA Hall of Fame becoming the third inductee in this category following on from Bob Byrne’s two books Mister Amperduke in 2011 and Mbleh! last year. This first creator owned book from Stephen Mooney holds a significant position in the annals of Irish comic history as […]
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 […]
For those with an interest in creating a graphic novel from the ground up, this talk with Stephen Mooney, Nick Roche and Leeann Hamilton on Friday the 18th of Oct should be well worth your time.
The Red Line Book Festival which will take place in Tallaght and other venues from 15th to 20th October will be hosting a special talk featuring Stephen Mooney, Leeann Hamilton and Nick Roche who will talk about creating a successful Graphic Novel bringing along original artwork to show everyone. The talk takes place on Friday […]
“My name is David Ferguson and I am a comic book art collecting addict.” “Well done! The first step is admitting you have a problem!” “Who said it was a problem?” So, where does this piece come from? From sketches to commissions to original art pages, I collect the lot and, with DICE 2013 coming […]
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.
IDW have two books hitting shelves featuring an Irish creator. John Byrne is joined by Len O’Grady on colours as Dommsday .1 hits issue #4. Also dropping this week is the fourth issue in Stephen Mooney’s hit Half Past Danger. Cover art for both books are below along with Nick Runge’s stunning subscription cover. As […]
Diamond have released their top 300 selling comics of June. In a month where Superman Unchained topped the charts with over 250,000 copies sold, there was room on the list for most of Ireland’s professional creators. Declan Shalvey led the way in #104 with his interior art on Venom #36 and was just ahead of […]
This edition is with the writer/artist Stephen Mooney who started out in Atomic Diner before moving to American publisher IDW to work on licensed properties such as CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Angel, Spike and The A-Team, and cinema’s The Mummy. For the last couple of years he has been working on his own book. A […]
Stephen Mooney has just announced via Twitter that Half Past Danger #2 gets a second printing with a brand new cover. Take a look below.
Comic distributor Diamond has released the top 300 selling comics for May 2013. In a month where X-Men #1 topped the charts with over 177,000 copies sold there was also a large collection of Irish creators on the list. The top selling Irish creator for May was Declan Shalvey whose work on Venom#35 came in […]
Earthruler writer Darrin O’Toole has announced that Stephen Mooney will be the artist to provide the variant cover to book oneof the Kickstater funded title. The Half Past Danger artist comes on board following the success of the fund raising initiave that concluded recently. Earthruler Book One becomes the latest Irish comic to be crowd sourced following […]
Finally the day has arrived, due in stores TODAY is Stephen Mooney’s HALF PAST DANGER #1.The issue is 27 story-pages in length, plus back-up material, and no ads. Variant cover by the mighty Tommy Lee Edwards!To celebrate, The Big Bang is having a launch Party: FROM https://www.facebook.com/events/544158852303357/?fref=ts Irish Comic Book Artist Extraordinaire Stephen Mooney’s launching […]
EDIT: Just got this in from John at The Big Bang: “Great News Everybody,Stephen”Moondog”Mooney just informed me when his jaw was picked up off the floor, the ORIGINAL ship date’s been re-instated. So Half Past Danger #1′s Launch Party is back on the 22nd of May. Sorry for the confusion, but hey, this is the […]
To coincide with the release of Stephen Mooney’s Half Past Danger in May, Sub City will be hosting the creator in store from 2pm-6pm on May 25th. Half Past Danger got an advance review from our reviewer Colin here: http://www.irishcomicnews.com/2013/04/review-half-past-danger/ Take a look at the promo poster here and contact your retailer to grab this […]
This is Stephen Mooney’s variant cover for the upcoming one shot Night Ghost which connects the U.S based characters like Atomic Rocket Group 66 and the Irish characters like the League Of Volunteers and Roisin Dubh etc, script is by Rob Curley with interior artist tba, due out late 2013
Half Past Danger #1 Writer & Artist: Stephen Mooney Publisher: IDW Release date: May ‘For my Dad, Dermot Mooney who took me to the movies.’ This is the dedication that open’s IDW’s Half Past Danger. But even without this quote to spell it out, it’s clear where Half Past Danger’s roots lie. This is a […]
With the release of the first issue of Half Past Danger rapidly approaching, Stephen Mooney added the cover art to the fourth issue to the Half Past Danger blog recently with the art done by himself. This issue will hit later this summer. Take a look beow: http://www.halfpastdanger.com/
A chat with writer/artist Stephen Mooney in advance of the release of his new creator-owned adventure series from IDW, Half Past Danger Check out Ron’s other videos on his channel: www.youtube.com/user/theonlyronster
For the next installment of ICN TV Stephen Mooney takes us on a tour of his Art Studio. The camera flips half way through, so you’ll get the whole HD experience. check out Stephen’s new comic here: http://www.halfpastdanger.com/ AND SOME PANORAMIC PHOTOS (Click for bigger versions):
STEPHEN MOONEY SAYS: Half Past Danger #1 is available for pre-order now on the Previews website and in the catalogue! This is very exciting for me. Here are the two order codes/links, the first for the rugular cover by me: MAR130351 And the second for the Tommy Lee Edwards variant cover: MAR130352 Please do pre-order the book […]
Rob Curley writes a piece called “Self-Publishing Without a League of Volunteers” today for top comics news site Bleeding Cool, in which he traces how he went from selling his own collection of comics at a flea market, to opening Dublin comic shop Sub City, to founding Atomic Diner and publishing comics like Freakshow, League […]
HALF PAST DANGER Stephen Mooney has posted on his blog today that one of his variant covers for the ‘Half Past Danger’ first issue of the book will be Tommy Lee Edwards. As featured on his blog http://www.halfpastdanger.com/ below is one of the images being released as a teaser on @Tommyleeedwards via twitter. Make sure […]
Over on his superb production blog, Stephen Mooney has posted Nick Runge’s variant cover to Mooney’s creator owned book Half Past Danger due out from IDW next year. Mooney says that he has agreed to do a variant cover to Runge’s World War 2 themed book ‘Fever Ridge’ due out in February in return. http://www.halfpastdanger.com/