Saturday, 28 March 2009

Insomnia Publishes some great books

The deadline for the 10 page strip I did with Steven stone for Insomnia publications Layer Zero anthology is next Tuesday, no worries I finished a couple of weeks ago. So it'll be off to the printers and ready to go on sale at Bristol con. Above is the cover without the title and all the lettering gubbins that you find on covers.
Here is the list of what you have to look forward to.

  • Pencils and Inks by Scott James, colours by Jason Millet
  • Beautiful People: Script by Jim Alexander, Art by Dean Stahl
  • Beggars Can’t Be Choosers: Script by Chris Barker, Art by Des Langford
  • Borrowed Life: Script and Art by Valia Kapadai
  • Butterflies and Moths: Script by Corey Brotherson, Art by Ariyana Vidya
  • Death in Therapy: Script by GM Jordan, Art by Michael Tribble
  • Devils Due: Script by Richard Casey, Art by Preston Asvedo
  • The Devil Road: Script by James Johnson, Art by Leonardo M Giron
  • Erratum: Script by Matt Gibbs, Art by Des Langford
  • The God Trap: Script by Chris Lynch, Art by Gary O'Donnell
  • Hobson’s Choice: Script by Thomas Romeo, Art by Tom Harry
  • Hunger: Script by Peter Forbes Art by James Daniels
  • Love Like a Bullet: Script by Aiden Langley, Art by Jane Summerfield
  • Magpie: Script by Richard McAuliffe, Art by Mark Chilcott
  • Nearest and Dearest: by Monty Borror
  • The Proposal: Script and Art by Scott James
  • Red Wire Blue Wire: Script by Alexi Conman, Art by Larry Watt
  • The Right Choice: Script and Art by Stephen J Butler
  • So Much To Do, So Little Time: Script and art by Dave West
  • Soul: Script by Steven Stone, Art by Gary Crutchley
  • Time Wave Zero: Script and Art by Adam R Grose
  • The Turtle Guitar: Script and Art by Ben Powis
  • Waste: Script by Cy Dethan, Art by Ben Mcleod
  • Waiting for the End: Script by Martin Conaghan, Art by Nulsh
Pin ups
  • Andy Bloor
  • Marcus Truckle
  • Angus Day
It looks to be a good solid book.

They are selling the book and the others that are coming out at special prices at Bristol.
So a good read at bargain prices.
If you're going to be at the Bristol International Comic Expo and the Small Press Expo 2009, you'll be able to pick Cancertown up (along with its Insomnia brethren, Layer Zero 3 and Cages) at a special convention price as shown below
  • Cancertown RRP = £14.99, Con Special = £10

  • Cages RRP = £10.99, Con Special = £7

  • Layer Zero Choices RRP = £9.99, Con Special = £7

  • Cancertown + Cages for £15Cancertown + Layer Zero for £15

  • Cancertown + Cages + Layer Zero for £20
Cancertown is the biggee, Written by Cy Dethan, Pencils/Inks by Stephen Downey, Colors by Melanie Cook, Letters by Nic Wilkinson, Cover by Paul Cartwright. Features a foreword by Bryan Talbot...yup THAT Bryan Talbot.
Personally I can't wait, from what I've seen of it on it looks great.
Ok that's it, hard sell over.


Eric Orchard said...

Amazing talent! It looks fantastic.This is why the Brits have the best comics.

dribbs said...

Cheers Eric, I'm looking forward to see this myself.

The Overlord said...

Look forward to sharing the pages with you.

Although an American, I have to agree, Brits do have the best comics.

Damn you

Gary Crutchley said...

Why thank you sir. That's awfully kind of you to say so. I can't take credit for most of it, but I like to think that in my small way I help.