ITEM: from the Cardiff Comics Expo: "STOP PRESS: We are now 100% SOLD OUT of online tickets. No more tickets on sale until the day. Very few will be available. See u there !!"
ITEM: Possibly, slightly, a little bit outside our remit (wait, Rebellion is an independent publisher, right?) Liam Sharp has posted this amazing preview of a stunning future 2000AD cover for the return of the classic dinosaur carnage strip Flesh!
ITEM: Due to high demand pre-ordering for Fallen Heroes #1 has now closed!
"With over 70% of our stock now sold we have had to close pre-orders for the first printing of issue 1. The only way to now pick up a copy of the limited edition first printing is by attending the Fallen Heroes launch at the Cardiff International Comic Expo. Also several copies of the limited edition will be gracing the shelves of GOSH Comics in London. Get in touch with the guys over there if you want to per-order a copy when for they arrive (sometime next week)."
ITEM: Slaughterman's Creed (by Cy Dethan, Stephen Downey Vicky Stonebridge, Andy Brown Ryan Brown) issue one will be on PSN from March 2nd. The remaining four issues, with audio commentary by Cy Dethan, will be released weekly.
ITEM: New artist for Cancertown 2: Blasphemous Tumours announced - Graeme Howard, Read all about it and see scary-ass preview art HERE.
ITEM: INJ Culbard has posted preview art for two fab looking projects - both Lovecraftian, which is very exciting news for anyone who's read his adaptation of Lovecraft's At The Mountains Of Madness (to be reviewed on SPBM soon!) - Deadbeats and The Case Of Charles Dexter Ward.
Orang Utan Comics has a shiney new website take a look and while you're there check out the shop and buy yourself Particle Fiction v1 and FTL: Year One.
ITEM: Gratuitous plug/recommendation time. Two wonderful blogs on British comics old and new that you should definitely be reading: Steve Holland's Bear Alley and Lew Stringer's Blimey Its Anotther Blog About Comics
Th-th-that's all for now folks. If you have any SPBM News Bites news please drop us a line by e-mail or via twitter, I thenk yew.