Monday, July 4, 2022

Mega City Book Club 191: Battle Action

Paul Trimble joins me for some bonus Battle Action. We discuss the new hardback collection without any spoilers, and then move on to talk about what might come next from Rebellion and the Treasury of British Comics.

Follow the Enniskillen Comic Fest on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Check out volume 3 of Battling Britons, and get a copy of Blazing Battle Action while stocks last.

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Music used in this episode is Circuit Breaker by the artist Robodub.


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Saturday, July 2, 2022

Mega City Book Club 190: The Cam Kennedy collection

Andy Janes is a character designer and story board artist for Aardman animations, and a published Beano artist. He joined me at the Lawless convention to discuss a huge hardback collection of Cam Kennedy's Judge Dredd stories, and to reflect on Kennedy's wonderful artwork and storytelling. Google tells me there was a second volume of Kennedy stories from IDW but that is also out of print and very hard to find.

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Music used in this episode is Circuit Breaker by the artist Robodub.


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Saturday, June 25, 2022

Mega City Book Club 189: Dredd Vs Death

Giles Richards is a sports journalist, and the Formula One correspondent for the Guardian newspaper. He joins me over a slightly crackly Zoom link to discuss a new collection of classic Judge Death stories which features some peak Brian Bolland artwork.

Buy your copy of the Essentials trade paperback from your local book shop, or from 2000AD.


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Saturday, June 18, 2022

Mega City Book Club 188: King's Reach

It's a speedy return for the Don of British comics, Richard Sheaf, as we take a brief time-out from the Lawless convention to discuss John Sanders' memoir of his 25 years as a publisher in the British comics industry.

Check out Richard's daily blog, and get your copy of the book from 2000AD

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Saturday, June 11, 2022

Mega City Book Club 187: Lawless Film Club

Conrad from Space Spinner 2000 joined me at the Lawless convention to discuss some recent comic book movies. We also added some post match discussion about the convention itself so stay tuned right to the end for some car-casting!

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Saturday, June 4, 2022

Mega City Book Club 186: Masters of British Comic Art

Richard Sheaf is a renowned scholar of British comics and publishes a daily blog at boysadventurecomics.blogspot.com He is back in the book club with a huge, gorgeous volume by David Roach. We drool over the artwork and discuss some of the forgotten history of British comics.

Get your copy from your local book shop or the 2000AD store.

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Saturday, May 28, 2022

Mega City Book Club 185: Jaegir

Alan Fisher is back to discuss Jaegir by Gordon Rennie and Simon Coleby. And we get to talk about the idea of expansion stories from the 2000AD universe.

Get your copy from the 2000AD store, and watch out for all of Bryan Talbot's upcoming releases.

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Music used in this episode is Circuit Breaker by the artist Robodub.


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