We did it, sports fans! The trade paperback is fully funded, all our stretch goals were met and the true rewards were the friends we made along the way… Following the successful Kickstarter, Alien in the Outfield: The Graphic Novel will collect the complete series of our alien sports adventure comic, remastered, expanded and in full colour for the … Continue reading Mission Accomplished!
Buckle up, sports fans! We're thrilled to announce the launch of our Kickstarter campaign to fund a full-colour collected trade paperback of your favourite alien sports adventure series. We finished our fourth and final issue last year and the final step of our alien odyssey is this graphic novel of the series in full colour for the first … Continue reading Collected Trade Paperback Kickstarter Launch!
Happy new year, everyone! 2017 will see the final innings for this season of Alien in the Outfield and we'd like to take this opportunity to thank you ALL for your support and enthusiasm so far. Issue Four Out Now! The forth and final issue of the series was launched last year at Thought Bubble in … Continue reading Inside Baseball Episode 4: The Latest All-Alien News!
Welcome back extra-terrestrial sports fans! So far, 2016 has been a busy year for Team Alien and it promises to get even busier as we reach the final instalment. London Super Comic Convention Last month we returned to the London Super Comic Convention. Unfortunately, this turned out to be a solo appearance for picture-guy Mat Barnett … Continue reading INSIDE BASEBALL EPISODE 3: THE LATEST ALL-ALIEN NEWS!
We're super excited to announce the imminent launch of the penultimate issue of Alien in the Outfield. Issue three is set to debut at the Thought Bubble comic convention in Leeds on the weekend of 14-15 November. We had a great time at Thought Bubble last year and we hope you'll join us again this time … Continue reading Issue Three ready to launch at Thought Bubble 2015!
Jack and Mat were both excited about bringing Team Alien to Thought Bubble. It was to be only their second convention with the book and their first outside of London. They had heard great things about the event from other creators. As a pair of Northern expatriates, they were particularly excited about debuting Issue Two … Continue reading Thought Bubble Round Up
Welcome back Sports Fans! We’re proud, pleased and not-just-a-little relieved to announce the imminent release of Issue Two of Alien in the Outfield. It’s taken longer than we had hoped but it’s been a steep learning curve and we’ve been extremely busy since Issue One. Honest! We may have slightly underestimated the amount of work it … Continue reading INSIDE BASEBALL EPISODE 2: THE LATEST ALL-ALIEN NEWS!
London Super Comic Con! Thank you to everyone who made London Super Comic Con a huge success for Alien in the Outfield. Having previously enjoyed the well organised, well attended and friendly atmosphere at the UK’s largest dedicated comic convention, the Alien in the Outfield creative team had always been keen to launch issue one … Continue reading Inside Baseball: The Latest All-Alien News!
Alien in the Outfield mostly takes place in the summer of 1986. We initially conceived of the story as a forgotten eighties movie so it was always visualised as a period piece. The eighties was the decade of my actual childhood and – probably not coincidentally – the period I most associate with the classic … Continue reading Time Travel, Easter Eggs and Getting Lost in a Rabbit Hole…
You can now pre-order Alien in the Outfield: Issue One in physical or digital download format from our Shop page! 1st printing of all issues is limited to 150 copies and will be signed by both creators! Digital Download of Issue One is available at a cost of whatever-you-think-is-fair! As we get closer to the launch … Continue reading Online Shop Launch!