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In Time

February 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Andy Luke follows up his impressive Abscence comic, which went out to a variety of organisations across Northern Ireland to promote awareness and understanding of living with epilepsy, with an exhibition at Belfast’s Arts &...

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A reminder for your diaries this month – screenwriter, novelist and comics scribe, the excellent Paul Cornell, will be in our Glasgow store on Buchanan Street on Wednesday 21st of September from 6 to 8pm...

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Max Brooks in FP Glasgow today!

August 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Glasgow peeps and assorted zombies, don’t forget this evening we have World War Z author Max Brooks coming into our Glasgow store on Buchanan Street, right round the corner from where some of the filming...

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Fave comics from the Fabulous Fifties

August 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Paul Gravett, one of our finest ambassadors for the comics medium in Blighty, tells us that he is giving a free illustrated talk on Wokingham Library on Thursday 8th September from 7pm. The theme will...

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Paul Cornell signing in Glasgow and Edinburgh

August 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

The excellent Paul Cornell, writer extraordinaire with SF novels, a whole brace of major comics and, of course, some of the best episodes of the new Doctor Who series to his name, is going to...

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Max Brooks signing in FP Glasgow this Friday!

August 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

As many of you will know Glasgow has been hosting the big Brad Pitt-starring movie adaptation of Max Brooks‘ international bestseller World War Z, a fab zombie apocalypse tale (the city’s George Square, right round...

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Grant morrison signing in Glasgow

May 24, 2011 | 1 Comments

Scottish superstar comics scribe, the one and only¬†Grant Morrison, will be returning to one of his old haunts where he’s picked up many a comic, Glasgow’s Forbidden Planet International on Buchanan Street (right by the...

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Baby’s in black

March 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

(Arne signing last night, pic from my Flickr) I was lucky enough to get to the Arne Bellstorf event last night in the Goethe Institut in Glasgow where the English language edition of Arne’s Baby’s...

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Manga night tonight in FP Glasgow!

October 11, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Glasgow Forbidden Planet International (handily adjacent to Queen Street station and the Buchanan Street Underground station) is having a fun Manga Night this evening from 6 to 8pm with cosplaying, quizzes, special offers and...

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Doctor Who Live!

September 13, 2010 | 0 Comments

Prepare yourselves for some Doctor Who awesomeness coming to a venue near you soon! Prepare for excited kids demanding to be taken along and equally excited parents too for that matter! The monsters are coming!...

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