Shiny Shelf
By Eddie Robson on 13 April 2003 Comments Off

I visited a couple of comic shops whilst in Paris recently and it intrigued me that the staples of the American market – sci-fi and superheroes – were almost completely absent…

By Eddie Robson on 04 March 2003 Comments Off

Daniel Clowes is high-profile these days (Oscar-nominated, no less, for his work on the script for the movie of his own ‘Ghost World’), so it’s good timing on his part that the new issue of his anthology title ‘Eightball’ (in which ‘Ghost World’ first appeared) is not only excellent, but stands completely alone.
If you’ve never [...]

By Mark Clapham on 08 November 2002 Comments Off

There’s more to comic book film adaptations than a CGI Tobey Maguire kicking Willem Dafoe in the face, y’know…