Reports on the Book launches
The continuing saga of the mailing continues, maintaining it's arduous continuity.
Some of your have received them and others are frothing at the mouth! We're close to finishing off the... Read more
Looks like I've been hacked on Kickstarter, so if anyone who's not a backer got an email from me asking for details my humblest apologies!
For those of you still thinking of pledging, or perhaps considering an upgrade to the Party Pack, let me say there will be a plethora of comic professionals at both... Read more
Comic Book Babylon on the Radio
For all you London-based Babylonians, if you tune into 104.4 Resonannce FM tonight at 8pm (BST) you'll get to hear me on Alex Fitch's excellent show, Panel Borders. I'll... Read more
Comic Book Babylon: Sounds Great!
Three days to go and we're getting close to our Stretch Target! Only £748 to go!As soon as we hit the target I'll share with you my... Read more
Vertigo's 20th Anniversary and Interview with me
The last issue of the UK's Sci-Fi Nowmagazine featured a big article to celebrate Vertigo's 20th anniversary and interviewed a few people about it, including me. Here's... Read more
Hi, my fellow Babylonians!
I hope you're all keeping well! Well, the glorious sunny promise of a decent Spring yesterday has been cruelly dashed by the torrential rain this morning!... Read more
We've been getting some nice press circulating lately including Rich Johnston's Bleeding Cool website, that has been serialising Chapter One. He's gone and posted a sneak preview of... Read more
I've just posted up two new rewards:
Aimed at novice or intermediate writers, this involves just 5 people in an intense one-day workshop, where I will teach your... Read more
Chapter One: Conclusion
Well, seeing as you gorgeous people helped us hit our target yesterday, here's the final part of the first chapter, as promised:
I started visiting various comic marts... Read more
It's On Like Donkey Kong!
Woooh! We made it!
We reached our target so the book will now happen! Thanks everyone, soooo much for making this happen! But don't think for one minute that we'll... Read more
Halfway to Paradise...
...So near, yet so far away!
Well, we're exactly at the halfway point and just a mere £63 away from getting our funding. That's just two of the deluxe packs... Read more
The Best of Kickstarter...
I know there's so many Kickstarter projects vying for your time and money these days and it's hard to decide which ones to back.
Well, to make things easy for... Read more
Chapter One: Part 6—So Close You Can Taste It
We're at 95%, with less than £200 to go! Will some just pledge for the Hour Long Talk & Signing Award and put me out of my misery!? No?... Read more
So, some of you will have checked out our deliciously cheesy video, directed by my mate Joe Murray and filmed in the South Coast's best comic shop, Dave's Comics... Read more
Chapter One: Part 5
Well, we filmed the video last night in Dave's Comics, Brighton (one of the best comic shops in the UK) who were all very patient as we took far too... Read more
Interview on Comics Grid
If you've been vascilating about whether to pledge or not, but don't feel you have enough information about the project?
Well, the ever-charming Ernesto Priego interviewed me for his very... Read more
Chapter One: Part 4
Well, it's looking incredibly likely that we may even make our funding target before the week is out (currently at 73%)! So as a special treat, here's an extra long... Read more
New Pledge Price!
I've just lowered the "Party Pack" pledge down from £65 to a mere £50. Remember this includes, the books, badges, print, a fun launch party evening full of comics... Read more
I've just added a new reward for a £20 pledge. That's 3 books (Comic Book Babylon, Spiffs 2 and Spliffs 3), a badge andimmortality in print,... Read more
Chapter One: Part 3
OK, so Day 3 and we're halfway there! Incredible! Thanks so much, everyone. As promised, here's the latest instalment of the book (trust me in starts to get raunchy in... Read more
Day 2 in the Big Babylon House
A huge thanks to everyone who's made it possible for us to reach third of the way through our funding! We still have a long way to go... Read more
Chapter One: Part 1
OK, as promised here's the first part of the first chapter. The book charts my love of comics from DC fanboy, through Comic Showcase employee, to Vertigo Assistant Editor and... Read more
Hello, Good Morning and Welcome!
Wow! Already off to a flying start, having made 10% of the target! However, I'm aware that there's always a rush at the start and things then tail off. So... Read more