January 15, 2020

Yes, it's still not Wednesday, but we've still got a lot of comics to tell you about, and they still won't all fit into one post! Click on the cover image to go to the purchase page for each issue, or just shoot us a message and tell us if you want us to save anything...

January 13, 2020

Yes, I know, it's only Monday, but I keep banging on about how helpful it is for people to order in advance, and I do a very poor job of telling you what's coming up in the future. 

Well. Time to fix that.

Here are some of the highlights that will be occupying the r...

January 8, 2020

Welcome back to the Saucer Awards! We just have three more awards to hand out, so let's just get right on into it!

BEST CHARACTER

This was the tightest result in the whole awards. Last year's winner - Kate Kane, aka Batwoman wasn't even nominated for this year's awards -...

January 2, 2020

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!!!!!!!!!! Before we get started, we'd like to thank all of our customers for supporting Destination Venus through 2019, and all the comics creators, editors, printers and publishers who make comic stores possible. We know we wouldn't be here without yo...

December 11, 2019

Hello!!!!! It's been a while - nearly six months in fact - but the Waffle is baaaaaaaaaaack!!!!!!

It's December, so the year is ending and it's time to look back at the year that was as we vote for the Second Annual Saucer Awards! Nominations have closed, and these are...

August 14, 2019

Hello! It's been a while since the last Waffle - partly because I've been crazy busy, but mostly because I didn't have anything to say I thought would be interesting. Now, as a result of a social media post, I really do. So, here I am.

Here's how things panned out.

Last...

June 27, 2019

As Pride Month draws to a close for another year, we're taking a look at some more of the fantastic trade paperbacks and graphic novels that feature LGBTQI+ characters, or which are created by people from the LGBTQI+ community.

We've already talked about Harley Quinn, P...

June 19, 2019

As we type, Harrogate Pride in Diversity was last weekend. A fantastic celebration of the diversity of human experience held in the Valley Gardens. We were proud to be there with our gazeebo and a selection of comics which either featured characters who were LGBTQI+ or...

June 5, 2019

It has been reported that DC's long running "mature readers" imprint Vertigo is facing the axe. This is saddening news, if true - this is why...

Vertigo was born back in January 1993. John Major was Prime Minster, Bill Clinton was being sworn in as President of the Unit...