Archive for the Uproar Comics Tag

NEWS: Zombies Hi! Rises Again

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Uproar Comics have published a teaser image of the long awaited ninth issue fro their flagship comic title Zombie Hi!. Info is light right now apart from the image but it is good to see the book is coming back!

INTERVIEW: THE UPROAR TEAM ON LEAP AND MORE

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With the release of Leap (I’ve read it and highly recommend it), I reached out to the Uproar team to ask about the book, their online presence and what other plans they have for 2014. Thanks to Danny McLaughlin and Heather Taylor for their answers. Uproar Comics is mainly known for Zombie Hi and historical […]

NEWS: Uproar Comics Taking Pre-Orders On New Title ‘Leap’

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Uproar Comics have opened up pre-orders for their new title Leap. on their web site. Volume zero of this brand new title comes in full colour A4 high quality trade paper back print containing 46 pages of sci-fi goodness. Created by Daniel McLaughlin and Kevin Logue with art duties by the Uproar Team of Jonny Lynn, […]

FEATURE: 2013 The Year That Was Part 2

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Yesterday we reported on the releases for the first three months of the year. Today we will cover April, May and June. Just as yesterday, whilst every effort was made to include what we knew was released, there may be someone who may have been excluded. If you know of anyone who should be in […]

NEWS: Uproar Comics Nominated For Smarta 100 Award

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Northern Irish comic company Uproar Comics has been nominated for a Smarta 100 Award for Best Use of Marketing. They are looking for the public vote and you can follow this link to help them out. The Smarta 100 is an annual celebration of the most resourceful, inspiring and disruptive small businesses in the UK […]

REVIEW: THE BALLAD OF HALF HANGED MACNAGHTEN

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Review by David Ferguson Written by Daniel McLaughlin Art by Adam Pescott This book is based on the local Derry legend of John “Half Hanged” MacNaghten. It is a legend that the guys at Uproar Comics grew up with, and with this adaptation, they continue a long tradition of Irish authors retelling Irish folklore and […]

THE D.E.C Launches

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http://thedec.co.uk/ The D.E.C Trailer 1 from Uproar Comics on Vimeo. The latest interactive motion comic platform the D.E.C has launched with its first title “Not Dead Yet”. This post acopalytic Zombie installment brings together 2d and 3d animation, audio, unlockable content and more to deliver a better user experience for digital comics. Version 1.0 features: […]

COVER ART: Zombies Hi! Volume 1 From Ruairí Coleman

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Unveiled earlier today by current Zombies Hi! artist Ruairí Coleman is the cover art for the collected edition of the celebrated horror book. Collecting the first five issues, the black and white volume is illustrated by Kevin Logue who also provided colours for the cover over Coleman’s pencils. There are a limited number of the books […]

PODCAST: 2D Festival 2013 Day 3 LIGHTNING STRIKE and UPROAR COMICS.

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The 2DCast team return to their home from home on the steps of the Derry driving licence office to chew the fat with ( most) of the Lightning Strike team. We talk about their work , movies , but mostly is shouting and swearing. We should point out that due to the late night nature […]

VIDEO: Uproar Comics Documentary

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A short documentary BLANKET HOG made for Uproar Comics in Derry. Check out Uproar here: http://www.facebook.com/UproarComics

NEWS: Zombies Hi! #8 Gets Release Date

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In some long awaited news from Northern Ireland’s Uproar Comics comes the news that issue 8 of their flagship title Zombies Hi! will finally hit on April 10th. With the recent move to colour as well as the arrival of Ruairi Coleman as regular artist, anticipation for what comes in 2013 is high. As you await […]

COVER ART: Zombies Hi! #8

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Feast your eyes below at the cool cover art for the upcoming issue 8 of Uproar Comics horror book Zombies Hi!.

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

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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

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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 […]

EVENT: Uproar Comics Presents OUTBREAK!!!

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Uproar Comics have announced a Hallowe’en night party. All the info is below. The Glassworks is under attack from those back from the grave this Halloween night!! So get on your best costume and come party like its the last night of your life. Bands kicking the show off with DJs taking over to play […]

COVER ART: Zombies Hi! #7

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Uproar Comics have given folks a sneak peak at the upcoming new issue of Zombies Hi!. Issue seven will be due for sale at Hallowe’en. Take a look below.

REVIEW: Uproar Comics Zombies Hi! #6

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Zombies Hi! #6 Written by: Danny McLaughlin, Mike Lynch, Stephen Heron & James Chamberlain Art: Ruairi Coleman, Kevin Logue, Shaun Whorisky, Anthony O’Neill & Alfie Gallagher Published by: Uproar Comics REVIEW WITH SOME SPOILERS: The newest issue of Uproar Comics flagship title has landed and is chock full of talking points. Continuing the main tale and […]

NEWS: Uproar Comics Give Release Date For Zombies Hi! #6

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Uproar Comics have given the release date for Zombies Hi! #6 today as being August 20th. The issue will be notable for several reasons, chief among them, we get to see Ruairi Coleman’s fantastic looking pencils up close following some preview panels that have appeared online over the last few weeks. Also, issue six, will […]

ZOMBIES HI: First look at RUAIRI COLEMAN’s art

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Check out the line art from the first page of Issue 6 by new Zombies Hi artist Ruairi Coleman. FIND OUT MORE ABOUT RUAIRI  HERE: http://www.irishcomicnews.com/2012/06/ruairi-coleman-announced-as-new-zombie-hi-artist/

ICAW: Some Suggestions of Irish Comic you should buy PART 1

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So you want to support Irish Comics during this intense period of Irish Comic Appreciation Week but not sure what to get? Try some of these fine places online: http://www.blackshapes.com/comics.htm Online Store for Phil Barret and John Robbins Comics http://paddybrown.co.uk/?page_id=1442 Bookstore for Patrick Brown’s Epic Ulster Cycle. http://www.uproarcomics.co.uk/shopping/ Shop for all Uproar Comics titles. http://www.patrickl.net/comics/ […]

NEWS: Uproar Comics want to buy you comics!

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FROM http://www.uproarcomics.co.uk/blog/?p=435   “Can we buy you £30 worth of comics of your choosing? Yip, welcome to the Uproar Initiative. We started making comics becausewe.love.comics! We want to spread that love and get you some top quality reading material, and hopefully get some new readers into comics! How will it work? Each month we’ll be randomly choosing a member of the […]

EVENTS: Arcade Con 2012 Pre-Registration Closing soon

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ARCADE CON JULY 13th – 15th BALLSBRIDGE HOTEL – Dublin Arcade Cons option of Pre-Regsitration online will be closing soon, so to avail of the option go visit http://www.arcadecon.ie/events-planner/?epl_action=process_cart_action&cart_action=add&event_id=80   Guests include Tomm Moore, Nick Roche and Uproar Comics so far along with some other greats which you can catch up with via – http://www.arcadecon.ie/special-guests/ […]

NEWS: Anthony O’Neill’s Busy Summer

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Via the Uproar Comics blog comes a nice piece on ICN Noodler Anthony O’Neill as a spotlight of what work of his will be out over the summer. As  well as his long awaited work on Nestor #2 he will also be a contributor on the next installment of the popular Zombies Hi! #6 due […]

TAKE A LOOK INSIDE: Uproar Comics’ Amelia Earhart: First Lady Of Aviation

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Via the Uproar Comics facebook fan page comes a look at the first few pages of their new standalone graphic novel Amelia Earhart: First Lady of Aviation with a story by Felicity McCall and art by Joe Campbell. The book also includes ‘A Day In May’ written by and drawn by Joe Campbell. Take a […]