Author Archives: John Rose

Rogues Gallery – Spiderman

I firmly believe that a story is only as good as the villain. Clive Barker Fantastic Four?? – Dr Otto Octavious (Octopus) , Norman Osborne aka the Green Goblin, Flint Marko (aka Sandman) and Kraven the Hunter Dr Curt Connors, aka Lizard. Rhino Doctor Victor von Doom

Strontium Dog

If you were asked to name a comic book company your answer might depend on where you are from. Those from the French speaking world would answer either Herge (Tintin) or Hachette (Asterix and Obelix). Americans and Canadians would answer Marvel or DC Comics. Depending on the age group, Brits would nostalgically refer to Warlord, […]

Rhino (Spiderman)

Quick 5 minute doodle of Rhino from the Spiderman Universe. My favourite version is from the Animated Series in the 1990s where he was voiced by the great Don Stark.

Stoopid Turtles!!

Rocksteady (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cartoon version)

Decision 2016

It’s On like….

9th July 1981 – Nintendo throw their last dice in the game of cracking the North American Video Game market with a rushed game hastily encased in cast-off Radar Scope units. That game was Donkey Kong. Almost overnight Nintendo had a hit on it’s hands and with nearly $300 million in takings two years later […]

On the Eighth Day of Star Wars…

George Lucas gave to me….             And an…

On the Seventh Day of Star Wars

George Lucas gave to me….             And an…

On the Sixth Day of Star Wars

George Lucas gave to me….           And an…

On the Fifth Day of Star Wars

George Lucas gave to me….         And an…