Author: Dave Cook

Vessels #2: All teaser art revealed!

Vessels #2 will be the next Kickstarter campaign launched by Kickstarter, and it’s coming early 2017 with a raft of bonus art prints by guest artists. We thought we’d compile them all for you here to see the kind of rewards you can expect next year. Here’s a quick rundown of all the great works we have to offer: This piece is by Vessels artist Rafael desquitado, with colour by Dennis Lehmann, and shows Wake holding an electric guitar like a weapon. The design is actually a tribute to popular Dark Souls character Artorias, the Abysswalker. This will be...

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Bust #3: John McCrea and Mike Spicer Variant Revealed!

As we press on with Bust #3 production we thought we’d share the issue’s variant cover with you. We were going for a retro B-movie vibe here, like the hold horror VHS tapes of the ’80s. Hopefully you’r old enough to know what we’re on about πŸ˜‰ The cover is by John McCrea (Mythic, Hulk, Spider-Man, Batman) with colours by DC artist Mike Spicer. It shows our new protagonist Dawn in the dark forest from the end of Bust 2, surrounded by mutated wolves. This is a pretty dark and brutal scene in the comic that we can’t wait...

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Vessels #2: The First Art!

Hi Vessels fansΒ – Dave from Card Shark Comics here with some exciting news from the world of Cairnthala – Vessels #2 is in production now! If you want to keep up with the comic as it’s made, follow us at www.facebook.com/cardsharkcomics That means Rafael is now roughing out pages and e’re polishing the script, getting the look and feel of new characters and scenes right, among other things. So you don’t have to wait too long to see what we’re up to, we wanted to share two new pieces of art with you. The first is Marillon chilling out...

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New Comic Conventions Added to 2016/17 Schedule!

  Below you’ll find a list of all conventions we’ll be appearing at, where we sign copies, offer bonus extras for each of our titles and generally chat with comic fans. We love meeting new readers and getting out books out there, so come say hi if you’re at any of these shows πŸ˜€ CARD SHARK COMICS: CONVENTION SCHEDULE 2016-2017 Nov 26 & 27 – Edinburgh Comic Art Festival https://www.facebook.com/comicartfestival/ Feb 18 & 19 – Capital Sci-Fi Con, Edinburgh http://www.capitalscificon.co.uk/ Mar 4 – Dunfermline Comic Con https://www.facebook.com/DunfermlineComicCon Apr 15-16 – Edinburgh Comic Con https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=595077970550665 Jul 8-9 – NessCon (Inverness)...

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Bust #3 Kickstarter funding passes 50%

Bust 3: A Sackcloth Smile is currently funding on Kickstarter and as always we have a selection of great rewards and exclusive extras for our amazingly supportive fans. You can check out the campaign, our pitch video, rewards and the issue’s first four pages right here. Starting at Β£4 you can get a print copy of our 44-page issue (our biggest yet!), which comes signed, and with a thank you in our inside back cover. But if you go higher, you can get extras such as a signed poster of our front cover by Craig Paton, issue #1 of...

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