The Legacy of Phillip Wearne

Complete Ownership The Legacy of Phillip Wearne BY DANIEL BEST   Phillip Wearne is largely forgotten these days in Australian comic book circles. He produced a total of four comic books and it’s the circumstances around those books that are fascinating. Although Wearne should rightly be remembered as being …

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By Clint Hammill It was April 1991 – Marvel Comics had just released The New Mutants #100, with Cable’s first appearance as the leader of the group ahead of X-Force #1 a few months later. On that same newsagent shelf, a young Editor/Publisher/Designer by the name of Sam Young bared …

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Reflection: 2017 Ledger Awards

By Ben Kooyman The Ledger Awards serve to honour excellence in Australian comics. The 2017 ceremony was held at St James Hotel in Sydney on Friday 16 June. Among the evening’s victors, the Gold Ledger went to Small Things by Mel Tregonning; Silver Ledgers were awarded to Australi, written by …

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