D.I.C.E. Report

After my visit there last year, it was inevitable that I would finally get my own table (as shared with the ever-fantastic Anthea West) at Dublin International Comic Expo (aka D.I.C.E.) this time around, with the debut of Kitteenies in Read More …

Review: Big Bastard #3

Big Bastard is still flying a relatively rare flag in Irish comics: a full colour story with an eye towards good presentation and production values. The release dates between each issue are still unsteady (as with much of the market, a Read More …

Review: I’m Awake, I’m Alive

Here’s a nice surprise: a comics anthology from Cork courtesy of Turncoat Press called I’m Awake, I’m Alive. (For writing’s sake, the title will be abbreviated to IAIA.) Since the other examples of comic anthologies I’ve reviewed here have been found densely around Read More …

Review: Big Bastard #2

The first issue of Big Bastard got a favourable review on The Cool Bean last time we checked it out, and the comic was certainly due a return with an interesting premise and strong aesthetics. The creative team of McColgan and Read More …

Transmedia Project: The Warm Cookie!?

Good news: I passed my course in Writing for Transmedia at the Dundalk Institute of Technology! Thought I’d share my final college project with you all: a multimedia blog owned by a fictional alter ego called ‘The Warm Cookie’, who Read More …