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This Friday: Nick Abadzis signing at Gosh! Comics

Following on from his appearance at The Lakes Comic Art Festival at the weekend, Nick Abadzis will be signing at Gosh! Comics in London this Friday, 24th October, from 6-7pm. SelfMadeHero published The Cigar that Fell in Love with a Pipe, … Continue reading

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STOP PRESS: Ricky Rouse is coming to Kendal

That’s right, folks: the eponymous hero of Ricky Rouse Has A Gun, Jörg Tittel and John Agg’s acclaimed graphic novel, will be at the Lakes International Comic Art Festival this weekend, 18th-19th October. What’s more, the authors will be in conversation with … Continue reading

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The Lakes Comic Art Festival: The Motherless Oven by Rob Davis

Ahead of this weekend’s Lakes Comic International Art Festival, we’re blogging about some of the books and creators we’ll be bringing with us to Kendal. First up, one of 2014′s most anticipated graphic novels: The Motherless Oven by Rob Davis. This brilliantly dark and … Continue reading

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SelfMadeHero at the Lakes International Comic Art Festival

It seems like yesterday that we were hopping on the train to Kendal for the inaugural Lakes International Comic Art Festival. With a long list of incredible guests and an impressive programme of events, it promised to be good. But the scale … Continue reading

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SelfMadeHero to Publish Scott McCloud’s The Sculptor in the UK

Finally, we can shout it from the rooftops: SelfMadeHero will be publishing The Sculptor by Scott McCloud in the UK! Of course, you’ll know Scott McCloud as the author of Understanding Comics, Making Comics, Zot! and many other fiction and nonfiction comics spanning thirty … Continue reading

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Video Blog: Bryan Lee O’Malley talks Seconds with Alex Fitch at The British Library

Did you miss Bryan Lee O’Malley’s sell-out talk at The British Library in August? Well, never fear: we captured the whole thing on film so you can enjoy it at your leisure. The creator of the bestselling Scott Pilgrim series was … Continue reading

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Friday 5th September: Ricky Rouse Has A Gun Launches at Gosh! Comics

Next Friday, 5th September, we launch Ricky Rouse Has A Gun by Jörg Tittel & John Aggs at Gosh! Comics, 1 Berwick Street, W1F 0DR, 7-9pm. You might’ve heard about this brilliantly bonkers action comedy, described by some as Die Hard set in a knockoff Disney … Continue reading

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Bryan Lee O’Malley: The UK Tour Begins!

To celebrate the release his instant bestseller, Seconds, Bryan Lee O’Malley is embarking on a UK tour that takes in events at the British Library and the Edinburgh Book Festival, and signings at COMICA Comiket and some of the finest … Continue reading

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This Weekend: Celebrate Tove Jansson’s Birthday in Covent Garden!

This weekend, something special is happening in the Covent Garden Piazza: the Moomins are coming to celebrate the 100th birthday of their creator, Tove Jansson. From 12pm on both days, there’ll be free face panting, music, stories and more. Organised … Continue reading

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Bryan Lee O’Malley’s Seconds Gets an Early Release!

You’ll have heard that SelfMadeHero are the enormously proud UK publisher of Seconds, the brand new standalone graphic novel from the creator of Scott Pilgrim, Bryan Lee O’Malley. Since its Stateside release a couple of weeks ago, the noise and … Continue reading

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