Publisher Spotlight: BHP Comics
BHP Comics is an independent comic book publishing house based in Glasgow, Scotland. BHP makes graphic novels and art books from established creators – like Frank Quitely’s Drawings+Sketches, alongside new talent, like Dave Cook and Craig Patton’s Killtopia and Gary Chudleigh and Tanya Robert’s award-winning Plagued: The Miranda Chronicles.
Founded in 2013, BHP signed global global distribution deals in 2019, and earlier this year, Voltaku acquired the rights to turn Killtopia into an anime series. In July, BHP launched on GlobalComix, as previously reported by ICD. This week, as part of our on-going feature partnership with GlobalComix, we have a deeper dive into a few of BHP’s titles that you can read on the GlobalComix app!
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BHP Comics Spotlight Titles:
1. Tomorrow, 49 pages – Published by BHP Comics
The end of the world is here. But they forgot to tell one little old lady. When an old lady wakes up one morning to find the rest of the population has disappeared, she struggles to cope with the strange isolation of her new life.
Story and Art by Garry Mac and Jack Lothian
2. Plagued: The Miranda Chronicles, 162 pages – Published by BHP Comics
The near future. Scotland has been left devastated by a plague that has swept the country. The scattered population struggle to survive from day to day. And the blame for this pandemic falls squarely on ‘witches’ – seemingly ordinary people with extra-ordinary powers- who are hunted down and forced to stand trial by government sanctioned witch-hunters.
Story and Art by Gary Chudleigh and Tanya Roberts
3. Maximum Alan, 89 pages – Published by BHP Comics
For the first time ever, BHP releases a collected Maximum Alan. The cult hit from our early small press days brings a fictional Alan Moore into a world of adventure as he takes on a multiverse of Alan Moores.
Story and Art by Brian Rankin and Ross Leonard