Friday, April 20, 2018

#ArtOfTheDay: 'What If? Infinity: X-Men' by Matt Ferguson

Cover art by Matt Ferguson for 'What If? Infinity: X-Men' issue #1, published October 2015 by Marvel Comics.

Thursday, April 19, 2018

#CoolArt: 'Avengers: Infinity War' by Matt Ferguson

'Avengers: Infinity War' by Matt Ferguson.

One poster exclusively free when you book tickets at UK Odeon Cinemas screenings.
  • Poster #1 (Guardians of the Galaxy) and #2 (Iron Man) will be available between April 26-29.
  • Poster #3 (Captain America) and #4 (Hulk) will be available between May 5-6.
  • Poster #5 (Thanos) will be available between May 12-13.
Poster #1
Poster #2
Poster #3
Poster #4
Poster #5

'Once Upon A Time In The West' Exclusive Bluray Steelbook From Zavvi

'Once Upon A Time In The West' exclusive limited edition bluray steelbook from Zavvi for £15.99.

Special Features include:
  • Commentary with Contributions from Directors John Carpenter, John Milius & Alex Cox, Film Historians Sir Christopher Frayling & Dr. Sheldon Hall and Cast & Crew
  • An Opera Of Violence
  • The Wages Of Sin
  • Something To Do With Death
  • Railroad: Revolutionising The West
  • Locations Then & Now
  • Production Gallery
  • Theatrical Trailer - HD
Available for pre-order now from the Zavvi website. (On sale Monday May 7)


#CoolArt: 'Silence' by Jonathan Burton

'Silence' by Jonathan Burton, a new print release through Mondo.

24" x 36" screen print in a numbered limited edition of 300 for $60.

On sale Thursday April 19 at a random time on the Mondo website.


#CoolArt: 'Moonlight' by Sara Wong

'Moonlight' by Sara Wong, a new print release through Mondo.

24" x 36" screen print in a numbered Regular edition of 225 for $50, and a Variant edition of 125 for $75.

On sale Thursday April 19 at a random time on the Mondo website.

Regular Edition
Variant Edition

#CoolArt: 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' by Dan Mumford

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' by Dan Mumford, an officially licensed print release through Dark Ink Art, Bottleneck Gallery, Pulse Gallery and Acme Archives China, in collaboration with Acme Archives.

18" x 24" screen prints in a TIMED release Regular edition for $50 each and $175 for the set of four, and numbered Variant editions of 250 for $55 each or $200 for the set.

On sale Thursday April 19 at 12pm ET and the timed release on until 3am ET Monday April 23.

Regular and Variant editions available at Dark Ink Art and Bottleneck Gallery, with only the Regular editions available through Pulse Gallery and Acme Archives China.

Regular Edition

#CoolArt: 'After Death' by Brian M Viveros

'After Death' by Brian M Viveros, a print release from Static Medium.

16" x 20" fine art print on Moab Entrada 290gsm Cotton Rag Fine Art Archival Paper, in a signed and numbered Regular edition of 75 for $200, and a signed, numbered and hand embellished (using a variety of medias including including metallic golds, hand-applied airbrushed stencils, ink and pastels) in a Larson-Juhl French Black moulding with red highlights, accentuated by a solid-core mat board and UV-resistant plexi Artist edition of 8 for $600.

On sale Saturday April 21 at 10am PT from the Static Medium website.


#CoolArt: 'Swamp Thing' by Dave Wilkins

'Swamp Thing' by Dave Wilkins, a new officially licensed print release from Sideshow.

18" x 24" giclee print on 100% archival heavyweight 300gsm rag art paper, with embossed seals of authenticity in a signed and numbered limited edition of 250.

On sale for Pre-Order framed for $250 on Friday April 20 between 12pm-3pm PT from the Sideshow Collectibles website.

Any remaining copies will be available for Pre-Order as an unframed edition for $90 from Monday April 23 between 12pm-3pm PT.


#ArtOfTheDay: 'They Live' by Patrick Connan

'They Live' by Patrick Connan

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

#CoolArt: 'The Appalachian Trail' by Benjamin Flouw

'The Appalachian Trail' by Benjamin Flouw, a print release from Fifty-Nine Parks.

24" x 32" 6 colour screen print on 100# Cougar White paper for $80.
On sale in a TIMED edition until Wednesday May 2.

18" x 24" screen print in an open edition for $40 also available.

5% of the print sale will be donated to the National Park Service.

Go here to buy.


#CoolArt: 'Action Comics #1000' by Jock

'Action Comics #1000' by Jock, a new print release from Forbidden Planet.

18" x 24" giclee print on 300gms smooth cotton rag paper in a numbered Regular edition of 200 for £29.99, and a signed and numbered Variant edition of 100 for £34.99.

On sale now at the Forbidden Planet website.

Regular Edition
Variant Edition

'The Untouchables' Exclusive Bluray Steelbook From Zavvi

'The Untouchables' exclusive limited edition bluray steelbook from Zavvi for £15.99.

Special features include:
  • The Script, The Cast
  • Production Stories
  • Re-Inventing the Genre
  • The Classic
  • Original Featurette: 'The Men'
On sale now from the Zavvi website.


#CoolArt: 'Deadpool' by Ben Terdik

'Deadpool' by Ben Terdik.

36" x 24" 7 colour screen print in a limited AP edition for £70.22.

On sale now from his website.


#CoolArt: 'Stranger Things' by Chris B Murray & Tony Rodriguez

'Stranger Things' by Chris B Murray & Tony Rodriguez.

19" x 27" Finestra premium natural matte inkjet Giclée print, hand signed by both artists, numbered and custom embossed with the "11 waffle" logo in a limited edition of 50 for $75.

A pack of three 1.5" square shaped character buttons ship with each order.

For a limited time only, buy the limited edition Stranger Things Season 1 poster and receive a FREE character print of your choice. Simply add the character print of your choosing in the memo box at check out.

Buy 2 Season 2 character prints and get the 3rd character print FREE. Or buy all 5 character prints (Mike, 11, Lucas, Dustin, Will and Hopper) for $110.

#ArtOfTheDay: 'Justice League' by Mike Mahle

 'Justice League' by Mike Mahle

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

#CoolArt: New Pixar Prints by Tom Whalen & Dave Perillo

New officially licensed Disney/Pixar inspired prints available though Cyclops Print Works.
  • 'Ratatouille' by Tom Whalen. 12" x 36" 10 colour screen print, on Bamboo Ivory 265 gsm paper with varnish finish, in a numbered Regular edition of 100 and a numbered Variant edition of 170.
  • 'Mike's New Car' by Dave Perillo. 18" x 12" 6 colour screen print, on Conventry Rag Vellum 320 gsm paper with varnish finish, in a signed and numbered Regular edition of 150, and a numbered Variant edition of 75.
On sale on Thursday April 19 at 12pm PT from the Cyclops Print Works website.

'Ratatouille' (Regular Edition) by Tom Whalen

#CoolArt: 'MAD Magazine' by Jason Edmiston

'MAD Magazine' by Jason Edmiston, a new print release through Mondo.

18" x 24" screen print in a limited edition of 175 for $45.

On sale Tuesday April 17 at a random time on the Mondo website.


#CoolArt: 'Blade Runner' by John Guydo

'Blade Runner' by John Guydo, a new print release from Bottleneck Gallery.

18" x 36" screen print, in a numbered Regular edition of 200 for $45, and a numbered Variant edition of 100 for $55.

On sale Tuesday April 17 at 12pm ET from the Bottleneck Gallery website.

Regular Edition
Variant Edition

#ArtOfTheDay: 'Star Wars' by Dan Gouzeé

'Star Wars' by Dan Gouzeé


Monday, April 16, 2018

#CoolArt: 'Avengers: Infinity War' by Mark Reihill

Variant cover art by Mark Reihill for 'Starburst Magazine' issue #447, out now.


#CoolArt: '2000AD Prog 2077' by Chris Thornley

Cover art by Chris Thornley for '2000AD: Prog 2077', published April 18 2018.


Video: 'Day Out at Leamington Comic Con'

Short video slideshow of a day trip to the Leamington Spa Comic Con on Saturday April 14 2018.

Check my playlist for the 2018 Geek Con / Events I'll be visiting throughout the year.

Plus links to my YouTube channel, and my 'Geek Cons' compilation videos from 2016 and 2017.

#CoolArt: 'Flutter' by Scott Fischer

'Flutter' by Scott Fischer.

7.5" x 13.5" oil and mixed media on copper plate, framed (12.25" x 18.25") original artwork, in an online auction on Every Day Original until Sunday April 22 at 5.16pm ET.

Go here to bid in the auction.


#CoolArt: 'Thor, Loki & Hulk' by Florey

New 'Florey's Faceoffs' by Florey, a new officially licensed Marvel print release from Grey Matter Art.

16" x 20" screen prints, with silver (Thor) and gold (Loki) metallic inks, in numbered limited editions of 100 for $35 each or $90 for the set of three.

On sale Wednesday April 18 at 1pm ET from the Grey Matter Art website.


#ArtOfTheDay: 'The Avengers' by Jian Guo

'The Avengers' by Jian Guo


Sunday, April 15, 2018

Friday, April 13, 2018

#CoolArt: 'Empire Magazine' Cover Art by Dan Mumford

Cover art by Dan Mumford for the June 2018 Subscriber edition of Empire Magazine, available April 19.


#CoolArt: 'There's No Turning Back Now' by Glenn Arthur

'There's No Turning Back Now' by Glenn Arthur, a new print release from Rhino Barking Sparrow.

11" x 22" giclée print on 13" x 24" Cold-Press Natural Heavy Fine Art 340gsm paper in a signed and numbered timed edition for $65.

On sale Friday April 13 at 9am PT until 9am PT Monday April 16 from the Rhino Barking Sparrow website.

#CoolArt: 'Silent Running' by Kilian Eng

'Silent Running' by Kilian Eng.

36" x 24" screenprint in a hand numbered Regular AP edition of 39 for $45, and in a hand numbered Variant AP edition of 25 for $65.

On sale Friday April 13 at 2pm CT from the Posters And Toys website.

'Silent Running' (Regular Edition) by Kilian Eng
'Silent Running' (Variant Edition) by Kilian Eng

#ArtOfTheDay: 'Batman: Mask Of The Phantasm' by Phantom City Creative

'Batman: Mask Of The Phantasm' by Phantom City Creative


Thursday, April 12, 2018

2018 BAFTA Games Award Winners Announced

The 2018 BAFTA Games Awards winners have been announced.

A total of 45 games were recognised, showcasing the very best games of the past 12 months and highlighting an outstanding level of creative excellence from a broad range of UK and international development teams, and a new category; Game Beyond Entertainment, was also introduced to recognise games that deliver a transformational experience beyond pure entertainment, exploring a range of social issues.

The award winners were announced at a special ceremony on Thursday 12 April at Troxy, London.

Full list of winners:

ARTISTIC ACHIEVEMENT

  • HELLBLADE: SENUA’S SACRIFICE Development Team - Ninja Theory Ltd/ Ninja Theory Ltd

AUDIO ACHIEVEMENT

  • HELLBLADE: SENUA’S SACRIFICE David Garcia Diaz - Ninja Theory Ltd/ Ninja Theory Ltd

BEST GAME

  • WHAT REMAINS OF EDITH FINCH Development Team - Giant Sparrow/Annapurna Interactive

BRITISH GAME

  • HELLBLADE: SENUA’S SACRIFICE Development Team - Ninja Theory Ltd/ Ninja Theory Ltd

DEBUT GAME

  • GOROGOA Development Team - Jason Roberts, Buried Signal/Annapurna Interactive

EVOLVING GAME

  • OVERWATCH Development Team – Blizzard Entertainment/ Blizzard Entertainment

FAMILY

  • SUPER MARIO ODYSSEY Development Team - Nintendo EPD/Nintendo

GAME BEYOND ENTERTAINMENT

  • HELLBLADE: SENUA’S SACRIFICE Development Team - Ninja Theory Ltd/ Ninja Theory Ltd

GAME DESIGN

  • SUPER MARIO ODYSSEY Development Team - Nintendo EPD/Nintendo

GAME INNOVATION

  • THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: BREATH OF THE WILD Development Team - Nintendo EPD/Nintendo

MOBILE GAME

  • GOLF CLASH Paul Gouge, Alex Rigby, Gareth Jones – Playdemic/Playdemic

MULTIPLAYER

  • DIVINITY: ORIGINAL SIN 2 Development Team - Larian Studios/ Larian Studios Games

MUSIC

  • CUPHEAD Development Team - StudioMDHR Entertainment Inc./StudioMDHR Entertainment Inc.

NARRATIVE

  • NIGHT IN THE WOODS Scott Benson, Alec Holowka, Bethany Hockenberry – InfiniteFall/ Finji

ORIGINAL PROPERTY

  • HORIZON ZERO DAWN Development Team – Guerrilla/Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe

PERFORMER

  • MELINA JUERGENS as Senua in Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

BAFTA FELLOWSHIP

  • TIM SCHAFER

#CoolArt: 'Burnin' by Joshua Budich

'Burnin' by Joshua Budich, a print release through The Flood Gallery, for Classic Album Sundays, which celebrates the album by Bob Marley And The Wailers, at special events around the world.

Go here for more on the events.

18" x 24" giclee print on 100% Cotton Rag Paper Stock, in a numbered limited edition of 120 for £35, and a numbered Variant edition of 20 for £50.

On sale Friday April 13 at 4pm UK from The Flood Gallery website.

Regular Edition
Variant Edition

#CoolArt: 'Harley Quinn: Batter Up' by Olivia De Berardinis

'Harley Quinn: Batter Up' by Olivia De Berardinis, a new print release from Sideshow.

17.5" x 21.75" giclee print, on 100% archival heavyweight 300gsm rag art paper, with hand torn edges and embossed seals of authenticity in a signed and numbered limited edition of 275.

On sale for Pre-Order framed for $425 on Friday April 13 between 12pm-3pm PT from the Sideshow Collectibles website.

Any remaining copies will be available for Pre-Order as an unframed edition for $200 from Monday April 16 between 12pm-3pm PT.


#CoolArt: 'First Aid Kit, Ruins Tour 2018' by Ken Taylor

'First Aid Kit, Ruins Tour 2018' by Ken Taylor, a print release from Beyond The Pale.

18" x 24" 5 colour screen print, on on 250gsm KeayKolor paper, in signed and numbered Regular edition of 295 for $45, and a signed and numbered Mirror Foil Variant edition of 39 for $65.

On sale now from the Beyond The Pale website.