Wednesday, 1 July 2015

FutureQuake 27- Now Available!

Art by Andrew Hartmann- Click for a larger version.

FutureQuake is back! The finest talents in the small press are here again to save you from boredom. Where else in the printed world can you get this much variety for such a small outlay? 48 pages for only £4.00 It would be an insult to all of creation to ask for less!

Available now from the FQP Webshop!



An Intellectual Era by writer Chris Tresson and artist Miguel Echemendia

Chris Tresson (Writer: An Intellectual Era) is a writer from the North-West of England. Look him up on Twitter or Facebook and say hello!

Miguel Echemendia (Art: An Intellectual Era) (Ech) is a first generation Cuban-American from Chicago. His parents were born in a town in Cuba called Piedrecita, which means "Little Rock". He was born in a town in Illinois called Elmhurst, which probably means nothing. As an illustrator, Ech has contributed art to many comic books and magazines such as Punk Planet, Free Mars (Ape Entertainment), and FutureQuake (UK). He currently resides in the Chicagoland area and splits his time between being bored and not bored. http://www.miguelechemendia.com http://www.facebook.com/migechart



End Of The road by writer Lee Robson and artist Jim Lavery

Lee Robson (Writer: End Of The Road) is the writer/co-creator of the critically acclaimed OGN Babble. His work has appeared in FutureQuake, Something Wicked and the Accent UK themed anthologies. Find his blog at http://www.imaginarystories.co.uk.

Jim Lavery (Art: End Of The Road) Aspiring comic artist, pugilist, amnesia sufferer and pugilist. Bereft of trousers, desperate for human contact and urgently requiring chocolate. Seek me on Twitter: @jimlavery1 and be my friend. YOU HAVE THE POWER!



Loan Sharks by writer Chris Mole and artist Joe Palmer

Chris Mole (Writer: Loan Sharks) is a writer based in Sheffield, South Yorkshire. Since 2011, he has written comics for several small press publications (including the Psychedelic Journal of Time Travel and Professor Elemental Comics, (which he also edits) as well as for his own projects.

Joe Palmer (Art: Loan Sharks, The Immortal lives of Working Men) Comic book artist and modern day viking. His work has appeared in FutureQuake, The Psychedelic Journal of Time Travel, 100% Biodegradable and N.S.E.W. www.joepalmerart.com


Murder at Apartment 104 by writer Josh Spiller and artist Matt Herbert

Josh Spiller (Writer: Murder in Apt 104) Lives in London. Published writer of comics, short stories, and scripts. For anyone interested in a collaboration, especially artists and editors, you can contact him at: joshua.spiller@gmail.com

Matthew Herbert (Art: Murder in Apt 104) done the pitchers for Solar Wind, Omnivistascope, Zarjaz, Dr WTF and lots of other things that needed drawings for the words in them.



Operation: Oops by writer Owen Crabtree and artist Dan Goodfellow

Owen Crabtree (Writer: Operation Oops) is an Irish writer, who is much better at writing fictional stories than he is about himself. He has a movie review website called crabtreereviews.com

Dan Goodfellow (Art: Operation Oops) is an internationally published artist/illustrator living and working in Glastonbury UK. As well as illustrating numerous books from Celtic mythology to childrens stories, album covers and posters, he has drawn the critically acclaimed graphic novel 'Krik' ( 'The Scream' 2014) for Serbian publishers 'Rosencrantz' and is currently drawing the series 'Highlander 3030' for Emerald Star Comics to be released later this year. When not drawing his ass off he can be found playing his drum on top of Glastonbury Tor.


PTSD by writer Chris Nicholson and artist Rafael Chrestani

Chris Nicholson (Writer: P.T.S.D.) is a writer from the UK. Based in West Yorkshire he lives with his wife and young son. Follow him on twitter @chrisnic1980

Rafael Chrestani (Art: P.T.S.D.) Born in 1990, abandoned career as a teacher to devote himself entirely to comics. His first professional job at age 21, with a magazine for the Canadian market. Currently, part of the renowned group of Brazilian comic artists ED Benes studio.


Retirement Day by writer Daniel Bell and artist Alfie Gallagher

Daniel Bell (Writer: Retirement Day) is a writer and artist best known for his work on Psircus and the medieval set graphic novel, Defiant! Follow Daniel at facebook.com/danielbellcomics

Alfie Gallagher (Art: Retirement Day) has had comic material printed through Uproar Comics, SCAR comics, Water Closet Press and Zarjaz. He has also self-published his own series ‘Charlatan Tales’ in the past few years. www.alfiegallagher.com


Ten by writer Stu Perrins and artist Scott Twells

Stu Perrins (Writer: Ten) 'Creator and writer of Demonic Advisory Centre, Prime and Harvey Spig follow him at www.twitter.com/stuperrins'

Scott Twells (Art: Ten) is the comics underground best kept secret, as in almost no one knows of his existence. Let's just keep it that way a while, huh?


The Immortal Lives of Working Men by writer Rhys Ware and artist Joe Palmer

Rhys Ware (Writer: The Immortal lives of Working Men) is slowly trying to be somebody. You can follow some of his work at www.swampeye.com 

Joe Palmer (Art: Loan Sharks, The Immortal lives of Working Men) Comic book artist and modern day viking. His work has appeared in FutureQuake, The Psychedelic Journal of Time Travel, 100% Biodegradable and N.S.E.Wwww.joepalmerart.com



The Root of it all by writer Pete Hobson and artist Andrew Hartmann

Pete Hobson (Writer: The Root Of It All) is truly thankful for the opportunities he has been blessed with and for the love and support from his family and friends. Thank you, God bless. petehobson53@hotmail.co.uk

Andrew Hartmann (Art: The Root Of It All) is a graphic artist/illustrator from Pennsylvania. He is currently hard at work on a variety of projects, including the Shit Flingers, Obscurist, and The G.A.T.E. He once saw a UFO abduct three out of four cows grazing in a field. He is still not sure why they didn't take that fourth cow. bless. petehobson53@hotmail.co.uk



What Am I Bid For the First Man In space by writer Mark Howard and artist George Coleman

Mark Howard (Writer: What Am I bid for the first man in space?) is currently homeless and writing short stories on an old BlackBerry. He's still smiling, though.

George Coleman (Art: What Am I bid for the first man in space?) is the ideal gift for any occasion. Beautifully presented in an attractive gift box he comes complete with moving "Eagle Eyes" and speech function with phrases such as "Big boys made me do it " and "I'd give it ten minutes". Order now to avoid disappointment!

Available now from the FQP Webshop!

Tuesday, 30 June 2015

MAULRATS Page 5

Art by Richard Rudge- click to read.

To celebrate the imminent release of the new issue of FutureQuake- we are pleased to present for you an exclusive strip by  newcomers Dick Jillings and Richard Rudge.


MAULRATS will be running each day up till the launch of FutureQuake #27


Dick Jillings (Writer) prevaricates over draft 2 of his first novel, a redemptive love story between Frankenstein's monster and a clay zombie, by penning comic strips. Dick originally hails from Lowestoft.


Richard Rudge (Art) is a UK based artist with his head so far in the clouds it’s in outer space! When not inking comics for FutureQuake he’s publishing his own webcomic “Galactic Scrap Collector” Twitter: @RLRudge

Galactic Scrap Collector : http://tapastic.com/series/Galactic-Scrap-Collector

Thanks to Dick and Richard for allowing us to run the strip on the blog.


Don't forget, FQP comics are always available via the FQP webshop!

Monday, 29 June 2015

MAULRATS Page 4

Art by Richard Rudge- click to read.

To celebrate the imminent release of the new issue of FutureQuake- we are pleased to present for you an exclusive strip by  newcomers Dick Jillings and Richard Rudge.


MAULRATS will be running each day up till the launch of FutureQuake #27


Dick Jillings (Writer) prevaricates over draft 2 of his first novel, a redemptive love story between Frankenstein's monster and a clay zombie, by penning comic strips. Dick originally hails from Lowestoft.


Richard Rudge (Art) is a UK based artist with his head so far in the clouds it’s in outer space! When not inking comics for FutureQuake he’s publishing his own webcomic “Galactic Scrap Collector” Twitter: @RLRudge

Galactic Scrap Collector : http://tapastic.com/series/Galactic-Scrap-Collector

Thanks to Dick and Richard for allowing us to run the strip on the blog.


Don't forget, FQP comics are always available via the FQP webshop!

Sunday, 28 June 2015

MAULRATS Page 3

Art by Richard Rudge- click to read.

To celebrate the imminent release of the new issue of FutureQuake- we are pleased to present for you an exclusive strip by  newcomers Dick Jillings and Richard Rudge.


MAULRATS will be running each day up till the launch of FutureQuake #27


Dick Jillings (Writer) prevaricates over draft 2 of his first novel, a redemptive love story between Frankenstein's monster and a clay zombie, by penning comic strips. Dick originally hails from Lowestoft.


Richard Rudge (Art) is a UK based artist with his head so far in the clouds it’s in outer space! When not inking comics for FutureQuake he’s publishing his own webcomic “Galactic Scrap Collector” Twitter: @RLRudge

Galactic Scrap Collector : http://tapastic.com/series/Galactic-Scrap-Collector

Thanks to Dick and Richard for allowing us to run the strip on the blog.


Don't forget, FQP comics are always available via the FQP webshop!

Saturday, 27 June 2015

MAULRATS page 2

Art by Richard Rudge- click to read.

To celebrate the imminent release of the new issue of FutureQuake- we are pleased to present for you an exclusive strip by  newcomers Dick Jillings and Richard Rudge.


MAULRATS will be running each day up till the launch of FutureQuake #27


Dick Jillings (Writer) prevaricates over draft 2 of his first novel, a redemptive love story between Frankenstein's monster and a clay zombie, by penning comic strips. Dick originally hails from Lowestoft.


Richard Rudge (Art) is a UK based artist with his head so far in the clouds it’s in outer space! When not inking comics for FutureQuake he’s publishing his own webcomic “Galactic Scrap Collector” Twitter: @RLRudge

Galactic Scrap Collector : http://tapastic.com/series/Galactic-Scrap-Collector

Thanks to Dick and Richard for allowing us to run the strip on the blog.


Don't forget, FQP comics are always available via the FQP webshop!

Friday, 26 June 2015

MAULRATS!


Art by Richard Rudge- click to read.

To celebrate the imminent release of the new issue of FutureQuake- we are pleased to present for you an exclusive strip by  newcomers Dick Jillings and Richard Rudge.


MAULRATS will be running each day up till the launch of FutureQuake #27


Dick Jillings (Writer) prevaricates over draft 2 of his first novel, a redemptive love story between Frankenstein's monster and a clay zombie, by penning comic strips. Dick originally hails from Lowestoft.


Richard Rudge (Art) is a UK based artist with his head so far in the clouds it’s in outer space! When not inking comics for FutureQuake he’s publishing his own webcomic “Galactic Scrap Collector” Twitter: @RLRudge

Galactic Scrap Collector : http://tapastic.com/series/Galactic-Scrap-Collector

Thanks to Dick and Richard for allowing us to run the strip on the blog.


Don't forget, FQP comics are always available via the FQP webshop!


Saturday, 20 June 2015

INCOMING! Barry's Nose

Art by Scott Twells.

Coming later this year to the pages of FutureQuake- Barry's Nose is by Rory McConville and Scott Twells

Rory McConville has previously written for publishers including DC Comics, The O'Brien Press and Foras na Gaeilge. See more of his comics at rorymcconville.tumblr.com This is Rory's third strip for FQP, following on from 'To the Extreme' in something Wicked #04 and 'Discipline' in FutureQuake #13.

Scott Twells is the comics underground best kept secret, as in almost no one knows of his existence. Let's just keep it that way a while,huh? This is Scott's fourth work for FQP, and he is currently to be found illustrating 'TEN' on the back cover of FQ#27.

Barry's nose is currently scheduled for FutureQuake #28- on sale November.