Well, it’s a little after Christmas, and I’m now sort of Hindu (long story), so let’s call it a very late Diwali miracle! YAY!
Anyway, a variety of sources are now reporting that the Judge on the FOX vs. WB Watchmen distribution case, has ruled in favour of Fox. The Judge ruled that “Fox owns a [...]

So said Pink Floyd in Money. Only, today… not so much. The World economy is in melt down, my new house’s value has dropped, food costs more, etc. etc. etc.
Enough of this crap, how does this effect comic books???? Well, pretty bloody badly it seems, especially if you are a Canadian. This time last [...]

Well, it’s been a while since I last posted anything. As you may know from reading my blog, my mother has been very sick, as she was recently diagnosed with lung cancer. I thought that it would be polite to update the blog to let people know how she was doing, in case any of [...]

A few weeks ago, the communications writer from Cantest corporate headquarters called our lab to speak to me. It seems one of my co-workers had told our boss that I ran a site about comic books (Milan!!!!!!), so they decided to write a feature about me in the corporate news letter. It was a telephone [...]

No new news on my Mum yet, as we are still waiting for the results of her CT scan. The Bloody NHS is so damn slow! Anyway, it hit that time of the month when I needed to get my pre-order in, so I thought I would let you guys in on my top recommendations [...]

So, it’s been a while since I posted anything at all remotely comic book related. I hate people who have dormant blogs, and I hate it even more when people have dormant blogs, but occasionally leave posts about how they don’t have time to post……. that being said, I am about to do just that [...]

This year for Halloween I dressed as Eddie, the Iron Maiden Mascot. I forgot to take any damn photos though, but due to the magic of Facebook some pictures trickled onto the web, and I stole them So, for your viewing pleasure, here is my Eddie mask, and accompanying Pumpkin!

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November the 4th was quite definitely a day to remember, congratulations to Barack Obama! However, remember, remember the 5th of November.
Today is the day when residents of the UK celebrates the foiling of the Gunpowder Plot of the 5th of November, 1605 in which a number of Catholic conspirators, including Guy Fawkes, were alleged to [...]

The readers of this blog will mostly be comic readers, so you will most likely know John Reppion’s work primarily from his collaborative comic book work with his wife, and writing partner, Leah Moore. However, John has lately been exploring non-fiction works outside of the comic world, and contributing articles to publications such as [...]

Every month I like to take a look through Previews order catalog and see if there is anything new that I want to add to my order. I’ve been getting a little behind in this, and am only just sending my retailer my pre-orders for November and December. For your interest I have listed the [...]