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HIATUS UPDATE: The break is going to go on for longer than expected, as I am drawing a CURRENTLY MYSTERY BUT NOT THAT HARD TO GUESS project over the next couple of months, out in or around November this year. I have now stockpiled new SGR stories ready for a comeback, but this was an opportunity too fun to pass up. In the meantime, there are still 44 pages of comics with my name on them out every month in the shape of Giant Days and By Night. Sorry for the elongated break - I'll let you know when I'm on my way back.

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NEWS
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:33:49
By Night issue 3 is out today!

Bad Machinery/Scary Go Round remains in the wilderness, but fortunately, every month there is a comic written by myself to suspiciously similar specifications. So check out BY Night, expertly drawn by CHRISTINE LARSEN and superbly coloured by SARAH STERN!

This issue: Heather and Jane are missing on the other side of a portal, so sad dad Chip and beta-male Barney must form an alliance to locate them. But maybe they’ll find something else instead… friendship? Or something else that isn’t friendship, because frankly they’re not 100% compatible.

I should also add that this issue is the first EVER direct market title loaded with a baffling number of references to Quincy ME, a show that probably isn’t even in syndication any more. 

Available  - with a cover by Christine or a cover by me (John Allison) - in comic shops, or digitally via Comixology, I commend BY NIGHT #3 to the house.


Wed, 01 Aug 2018 08:36:23
Giant Days 41 is out today!

We’re into a run of GIant Days issues that I’m very proud of. The adjustments I made for the ladies’ final year of school are bedding in and Max Sarin is doing her best drawing yet, ably assisted by Whitney Cogar. So I present to you issue 41, which features not only SEXY Halloween costumes (the only kind now available), but also an Ubuntu-based mystery for the sleuths among you. You can get it in comic shops, via Amazon for Kindle, or on Comixology.

There’s also a big Comixology sale on Giant Days trades, so grab a few if you’ve never checked out the series. 

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Wed, 18 Jul 2018 08:00:39
BY NIGHT issue 2 out today!

Issue 2 of my new series By Night is out today. If issue 1 was a grounded look at two young women who have come back home from university because there was nothing else to do with their lives, issue 2 is the true start of their loopy journeys to a mad pocket universe… and some of the same stuff that was in issue 1. That’s the By Night way. There’s more brilliant art by CHRISTINE LARSEN (pencils & inks) and SARAH STERN (colours), with letters by JIM CAMPBELL.

Get it on Comixology, for Kindle via Amazon, and at your local comic shop. Here’s a six-page preview.


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UPCOMING APPEARANCES

March 3rd 2018 - Dunfermline Comic Con, Dunfermline, UK

September 22-23 2018 - Thought Bubble Festival, Leeds, UK



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Scary Go Round, Bad Machinery, Bobbins & Giant Days are copyright 1998-2017 John Allison.