• Volume 5 of the Cirque Du Freak manga omnibus goes on sale TODAY!

    22 February 2022

    Volume 5 of the Cirque Du Freak manga omnibus, which contains books 9 and 10, goes on sale worldwide TODAY -- hurrah!!! This is the stage of the storyline where the Hunters of the Dusk finally...

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  • 20th anniversary

    21 February 2022

    Twenty years ago today, I went on a first date with a young lady called Bas, who'd come to one of my events two weeks earlier to ask me if I'd contribute a short story to a forthcoming anthology...

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  • Center Parcs

    20 February 2022

    Early in the run-up to Christmas, the Shans decamped to Center Parcs Ireland, to ensure we'd breeze through December in a groovy festive spirit! We had a wonderful time -- we've been to Center...

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  • Four sides of Mr Crepsley

    19 February 2022

    I've got quite a lot of drawings of Mr Crepsley stored in the New Fan Art folder on my PC, so let's try and get through some of the backlog with four pics of our favourite grumpy, orange-haired...

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  • Cirque Du Freak memes

    18 February 2022

    Let's have some Cirque Du Freak memes to launch the weekend!!


    The first, timely, COVID meme was shared with me by Dominique. (A few fans have asked, over the least couple of years, if vampires...

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  • Hotline to Shanville

    17 February 2022

    I did a couple of online school events last week. The first was with the students of Pensby High School in the UK -- you can see some of the Year 9 boys in the first picture, checking out some of...

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