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  • 20 2018 February

    The 2000AD Preview – Prog 2069

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

  • 19 2018 February

    Small Press Sunday at Forbidden Planet Edinburgh

    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...

  • 19 2018 February

    Reviews: picking up the pieces – the return of Jigsaw

    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...

  • 16 2018 February

    Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) # 151

    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...

  • 15 2018 February

    Reviews: the eternal tangle – Best of Enemies

    The Best of Enemies:a History of US & Middle East Relations Volume 3, Jean-Pierre Filiu, David B, SelfMadeHero I have been waiting for this third volume in the Best of Enemies series for a while...

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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Reviews: the eternal tangle – Best of Enemies

February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Best of Enemies:a History of US & Middle East Relations Volume 3, Jean-Pierre Filiu, David B, SelfMadeHero I have been waiting for this third volume in the Best of Enemies series for a while – back in the summer of 2015 author Jean-Pierre Filiu (a former French diplomat and now history lecturer) was at...

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The Holly Kane Experiment, Directed by Tom Sands, Starring Kirsty Averton, Nicky Henson, James Rose, Lindsey Campbell A psychologist with a very unusual technique that allows her to alter how human minds perceive things is forced to take a Government assignment when a malpractice suit threatens to ruin her. As the experiment goes further and...

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Convention Spotlight: Portsmouth Comic Con

February 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

The UK has a LOT of comic conventions and festivals, and here at the FPI Blog we love to support them all. But our absolute favourite conventions are those that prioritise the COMICS part of comic convention. We tend to discriminate against those “comic-cons” where the list of guests is full of actors, celebs and...

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Previewing 2000AD Prog 2068 – out Feb 14th…

February 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

Latest 2000AD Prog, 2068, hits the shelves on Wednesday 14th February… perfect for the loved one in your life!...

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We’re all eagerly awaiting the arrival of The Shape of Water, from the brilliant Guillermo Del Toro, which hits UK cinemas on February 16th, and stars Sally Hawkins, Doug Jones, Michael Shannon and Octavia Spencer. The word of mouth on this film has been tremendous, it has been featuring heavily in numerous nominations this award...

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Reviews: Irish horror in Beyond the Woods

February 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Beyond the Woods, Directed by Sean Breathnach, Starring John Ryan Howard, Mark Lawrence, Ross Mac Mahon, Claire L Joy, Irene Kelleher, Alan Riordan, Ruth Hayes, Sean McGillicuddy Seasoned horror fans will already know the last thing a happy group of friends should do is go to enjoy a quiet weekend getaway in the countryside, especially...

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