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  • 16 2018 March

    Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) #155

    It’s Friday and that means time for Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense), our weekly quick-hit round up of news and links spotted by Richard and Joe over the last few days: Journey Planet Judge Dredd special...

  • 15 2018 March

    Reviews: Lara returns in Tomb Raider

    Tomb Raider, Directed by Roar Uthaug, Starring Alicia Vikander, Dominic West, Walton Goggins, Daniel Wu, Kristin Scott Thomas Gaming icon (and indeed pop culture icon too) Lara Croft returns to our screens. This time we’re...

  • 14 2018 March

    Reviews: love and letters across the ages – Time Was

    Time Was, Ian McDonald, Tor All That Time Was, All That Time Will Be. Two men, lost in time, search with a desperate intensity for each other, mindful of paradox and the outward ripples of...

  • 13 2018 March

    Reviews: Score – a Film Music Documentary

    Score: a Film Music Documentary, Directed by Matt Schrader Music and cinema, two of my favourite things in life, and when combined those visuals flickering on the screen, the narrative, the actors, the dialogue and...

  • 11 2018 March

    The Weekly 2000AD: Previewing Prog 2072

    Out on the 14th March… it’s the brand new 2000AD Prog 2072. A lot of endings this time round…...

Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) #152

February 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

It’s Friday, it’s the start of the weekend, so settle back as Joe and Richard round-up the best of this week’s comics and SF news. Yes, it’s Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) time again…...

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Reviews: exotica and espionage in Mata Hari #1

February 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Mata Hari #1, Emma Beeby, Ariela Kristantina, Pat Masioni, Berger Books / Dark Horse “A harlot? Yes, but a traitor, never!” Margaretha Geertruida Zell-MacLeod, better known to history as Mata Hari. Well before the new media of film would popularise the “vamp” and “femme fatale” with iconic figures like Theda Bara (some of whose poses...

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Always good to be able to tell you about more UK comics websites, but with ComicsFlix and ComicScene UK, it’s a double cause for celebration as it’s a new UK news site for comics PLUS a new UK print magazine all about the world of comics. Over the years, the number of print mags about...

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Reviews: a Forbidding Planet – One Way

February 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

One Way, SJ Morden, Gollancz A group of convicts, all facing life sentences, are offered instead an opportunity of a one-way trip to Mars, in order to prepare the habitable way station there for the scientists and colonists who will follow. It is a modern take on transportation, which is to say using convicted criminals...

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The Magnificent Megazine – Issue 393 Previewed

February 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Ok, is it really a preview if the issue’s out already? But what the hey… here’s Megazine Issue 393…...

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Reviews: Sif Fox-Fighter

February 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Sif Fox-Fighter, MJ Wallace This was another comic picked up at the small press comic fair which I am belatedly getting round to, having bought several, put them aside then as usual got busy, had some other books waiting and am now catching up on at last. I couldn’t resist this one when I saw...

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The 2000AD Preview – Prog 2069

February 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

The latest Prog hits the comic shop shelves on 21st February. Time to take a little look at what’s inside....

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Small Press Sunday at Forbidden Planet Edinburgh

February 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Sunday 25th of February will be a special Small Press Sunday at Forbidden Planet Edinburgh in the heart of the city’s historic Old Town. A trio of Indy small press creators will be along between 1 and 3pm, with Treehouse Comics, Fried Egg Comics and Special Dudes Comix coming along, so if you’re in town...

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Jigsaw, Directed by Michael Spierig and Peter Spierig Starring Matt Passmore, Tobin Bell, Callum Keith Rennie, Hannah Emily Anderson, Clé Bennett, Laura Vandervoort Some ten years after his death the famed torture-killer Jigsaw seems to be back in business. This time five people wake up in a room and are being put through the usual...

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Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) # 151

February 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

It’s Friday, and that means just one thing… time for Richard and Joe to talk of themselves in the third person yet again as they run down the comics news stories that have caught their eye this past week in the latest Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense)…...

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