Posts Tagged ‘Warren Ellis’

Salome Jones talks about Ghostwoods Books and how you can help

by Andy Haighon 29/09/2014
Ghostwoods Books is a British indie publisher who also happen to be the publisher of one of my favourite recent books Red Phone Box, read my thoughts on that here. Being an indie publisher isn’t easy at the best of times though and as anyone who hasn’t been living in a cave knows these aren’t […]

Red Phone Box

by Andy Haighon 08/03/2014
Red Phone Box isn’t like most books. A compendium of interconnecting short stories from 20+ writers which all feature one thing in common, a red phone box in the heart of London. The main protagonist of the story is Amber, who after walking through the moonlit streets of London haunted by the memories of the […]

Red Phone Box overseer Salomé Jones answers a few questions

by Andy Haighon 06/12/2013
The Kickstarter funded Red Phone Box from Ghostwoods Books tells the interconnected tales of numerous characters. The one thing they have in common is a red phone box in the heart of London. A collaborative effort from over twenty contributors including acclaimed writer Warren Ellis, the project was overseen by writer Tim Dedopulos and editor […]

Warren Ellis To Relaunch Marvel’s MOON KNIGHT!

by Richie Janukowiczon 23/11/2013
The next All-New Marvel NOW! push belongs to a character who Marvel Comics has been trying for the better part of the last decade to find a way to make a star: Moon Knight. With Moon Knight #1 in March 2014, the team of Warren Ellis, Declan Shalvey and Jordie Bellaire will try to bring the character […]

Webcomics 2: the list returns

by The_Dark_Mikeon 16/08/2013
As my co-writer and Grover loving pal Ben Fee will attest, one of the best things the internet can offer the lowly surfer are webcomics. Last time we looked a selection of the best of what teh webz had to offer. But my esteemed colleague overlooked some absolute goliaths of the webcomic world. I am […]

Red 2 – 7 GPPs

by James Buckinghamon 05/08/2013
When you’ve served your country as long as Frank has, you’ve seen it all… and when you get to your twilight years, you just want to settle down with a nice girl and bask in domestic bliss. Unfortunately for Frank, no-one else seems to want him to enjoy retirement – including his significant other. To […]

Red Phone Box is Here- Will You Answer the Call?

by Andy Haighon 13/07/2013
The Kickstarter-funded Red Phone Box from Ghostwoods Books tells the interconnected tales of several characters. Amber, plagued by thoughts of a man who abandoned her; Gloria, who wanted to get back at her father; Jon, who has died and now lives again; Safran, the plaything of powerful forces; and Cory, on a desperate search for […]

Transmetropolitan: Graphic Novel Review -9 GPP

by Stephen Breweron 24/04/2013
The brainchild of Warren Ellis and Darick Robertson, “Transmetropolitan” throws a lot of people with its name. Several people apparently believe it has something to do with metro-sexuality and present day New York. This could not be further from the truth, and if you have not heard or indeed read this graphic novel, do it. I cannot give it higher praise, being a huge fan of gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson.

John Constantine Hellblazer Farewell

by Andy Haighon 16/03/2013
Dressed in a shirt, tie and yellow trench coat, with a grizzled unshaven look, blonde hair and a smouldering Silk Cut in his hand, John Constantine is a blue collar, chain smoking, self-serving, manipulative, “nasty piece of work” in his own words. A master of deceit and misdirection, owner of a scathing wit and also […]