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Vault Makes UK Convention Debut at Thought Bubble 2019

Vault Comics

This weekend, Vault Comics makes its official UK convention debut with its first ever attendance at the 2019 Thought Bubble Comic Art Festival in Harrogate. You can find them at Table 39 in the Comixology Originals Hall.

Vault will be in the Comixology Originals hall at the convention this weekend, with their head of Marketing and Sales for the U.K. and Europe, Tara Ferguson, attending all weekend to answer questions, spark interests and talk comics with anyone who visits the Vault table.

During the convention, Vault will be hosting portfolio reviews, overseen by some of their most popular creators:

  • Saturday, 11:00 am:  White Noise portfolio reviews conducted by all members of the U.K. based writers studio, Ram V (These Savage Shores), Dan Watters (Deep Roots), Ryan O’Sullivan (Fearscape) and Alex Paknadel (Friendo).
  • Sunday, 11:00 am:  Friendo full creative team portfolio reviews, from scripting to coloring, conducted by Alex Paknadel (writer), Martin Simmonds (artist) and Dee Cuniffe (colorist).

Thought Bubble 2017 Anthology to Benefit Children’s Charity Barnardos

Image Comics has announced the Thought Bubble 2017 Anthology #6, which will feature some of the top creators in the industry and will benefit the children’s charity Barnardos. It will be available this September.

The Thought Bubble 2017 Anthology is a collection of new short stories by some of the best in the business for the UK’s Thought Bubble Comic Art Festival, which takes place in Leeds, Northern England from 18th to 24th September 2017.

The anthology will feature work from such creative comics titans as Jason Aaron, Jen Bartel, Cecil Castellucci, Brandon Graham, Jody Houser, Jason Latour, Emi Lenox, Simon Roy, Marley Zarcone, and many more.

hought Bubble 2017 Anthology #6 (Diamond Code JUN178088) will hit stores on Wednesday, September 20th. The final order cutoff deadline for comic shop retailers is this Monday, July 24th.

Around the Tubes

Joe QuesadaIt’s new comic book day tomorrow. We’ll have our picks in a few hours but what are you all excited for? Sound off in the comments!

While you think about that, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web in our morning roundup.

Around the Tubes

The Comichron – November 2016 comics estimates now online – For those of you interested.

Newsarama – Tought Bubble Relocates for 2017, Gerard Way Guest Of Honor – Interesting.

Deadline – Patrick Wilson To Play ‘Aquaman’s Evil Half-Brother ORM – He should be good in the role.

Newsarama – Joe Quesada Directing Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Spin-Off – Interesting…

Newsarama – 25¢ The Walking Dead & Other 25¢ February Titles Walked Back By Image After Retailer Backlash – Figured there’d be some changes.

 

Around the Tubes Reviews

The Beat – Cat Rackham

Comic Attack – Nailbiter #27

Talking Comics – Norman: First Slash #1

Image Comics at Thought Bubble 2014

Image Comics has announced that there will be a Thought Bubble Wytches #2 variant featuring artwork by Jeff Lemire for sale at Table 45-47 on Nov. 15 – 16 for 5 GBP.

A Wytches signing with series writer Scott Snyder and variant cover artist Jeff Lemire will be held at Tables 45-47 on Saturday, Nov. 15 from 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Scott Snyder will sign with series artist Jock on Sunday, Nov. 15 from 3 – 4 p.m at Tables 45-47.

On Saturday, Nov. 15th Image Comics will host the following panels:

I is for Inspiration: The artists of Image Comics
Sat 15th November, Bury Theatre, Royal Armouries, 2:30 – 3:20, free entry with Saturday/Weekend convention pass, all ages, but please note: Thought Bubble does not control panel content

Some of the best and brightest artists working with Image Comics live and work in the UK and Europe. Many of them are coming to Thought Bubble! Join Charlie Adlard, Jamie McKelvie, Sean Phillips, Emma Ríos, Matteo Scalera—and moderator Eric Stephenson, Publisher at Image Comics—for a conversation about creative freedom in the new age of comics independence and their exciting new projects at Image Comics.

I is for Innovation: The writers of Image Comics
Sat 15th November, Bury Theatre, Royal Armouries, 3:30 – 4:20, free entry with Saturday/Weekend convention pass, all ages, but please note: Thought Bubble does not control panel content

A wave of writers from the UK and Europe changed the comics industry forever. What’s next in comics? This year’s Thought Bubble hosts a wide-ranging discussion on storytelling, freedom, evolution, and more, featuring bestselling writers Kieron Gillen, Brandon Graham, Antony Johnston, Ales Kot, Scott Snyder, and Richard Starkings. Moderated by Eric Stephenson, Publisher at Image Comics.

WYTCHES #2 variant

Titan Comics Activity at Leeds Thought Bubble 2013

Titan Comics is pleased to announced schedule for Thought Bubble Sequential Art Festival in Leeds 23rd-24th November 2013! Titan Comics, located on Table 128 of New Docks Hall, will have brand-new comics and exclusive prints on sale, as well as a packed schedule of events including portfolio reviews and unmissable signings with the industry’s top talent!

Monty Nero and Mike Dowling sign their game-changing post-superheroic statement, Death Sentence, throughout the weekend. This is an amazing opportunity to meet the creators behind the smash-hit sell-out debut! Also, Brit comics superstar Si Spurrier joins Titan on table #128 to sign his critical smash hit, Numbercruncher.

Other amazing creators signing with Titan include Stuart Jennett signing WWII dinosaur romp Chronos Commandos; John Higgins signing new hardcover collection Razorjack; Warwick Johnson Cadwell signing Solid State Tank Girl, and Martin Stiff signing an exclusive print for The Absence, which is nominated for this year’s British Comic Awards and collected by Titan in a deluxe volume late 2013. Also, Des Taylor, signing teaser artwork for his upcoming Titan comic, Scarlett Couture!

Are you an artist with skill, drive, and an explosive portfolio? You might be just what Titan Comics is looking for! Senior Editor Steve White holds portfolio reviews both days of the convention in the hopes of discovering new talented comic-creators!

Full schedule of Titan Comics’ Thought Bubble events:

Saturday November 23rd, 2013

Signing: Numbercruncher – Si Spurrier
Saturday November 23, 11:00AM – 12:00PM
TITAN TABLE 128

Signing: Death Sentence – Monty Nero & Mike Dowling
Saturday November 23, 13:00PM – 14:00PM
TITAN TABLE 128

Portfolio Review: Senior Editor Steve White
Saturday November 23, 14:00PM-16:00PM
HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS BAR

Signing: Razorjack – John Higgins
Saturday November 23, 14:00PM – 15:00PM
TITAN TABLE 128

Signing: Chronos Commandos – Stuart Jennett
Saturday November 23, 15:00PM – 16:00PM
TITAN TABLE 128

Signing: British Comics Award nominated The Absence print – Martin Stiff
Saturday November 23, 16:00PM – 17:00PM
TITAN TABLE 128

SUNDAY NOVEMBER 24, 2013

Portfolio Review: Senior Editor Steve White
Sunday November 24, 11:00AM-12:00PM
HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS BAR

Signing: Chronos Commandos – Stuart Jennett
Sunday November 24, 12:00PM – 13:00PM
TITAN TABLE 128

Signing: Death Sentence – Monty Nero & Mike Dowling
Sunday November 24, 14:00PM – 15:00PM
TITAN TABLE 128

Signing: Scarlett Couture Print – Des Taylor
Sunday November 24, 15:00PM-16:00PM
TITAN TABLE 128

Signing: Solid State Tank Girl – Warwick Johnson Cadwell
Sunday November 24, 16:00PM – 17:00PM
TITAN TABLE 128

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Preview – Thought Bubble Anthology 2012

Thought Bubble Anthology 2012

Story by: Warren Ellis, Richard Starkings, Gail Simone, Ivan Brandon Art By: Skottie Young, Dave Johnson, Sean Phillips, Fiona Staples, Tony Harris, Barry Kitson, Boo Cook, Emma Vieceli, Leigh Gallagher Cover By: Tran Nguyen
Price: $3.99

A collection of new short stories by some of the best in the business for the UK’s Thought Bubble Festival which takes place in Leeds, Northern England from the 11th to 18th November 2012. All profits go to the charity Barnardos.