Another Smashing SA Comics Roundup by Mandy J Watson on

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Left: Cropped watercolour illustration by Ben Winfield.

Right: Cropped digital illustration by Nicolas Rix.


We're a little late with this one but's resident comic book journalist, Mandy J Watson, has published another smashing SA Comics Roundup. The roundup has become increasingly regular and has provided some insight into the on-goings of South African comic book artists, illustrators and visual storytellers. The article includes embedded Instagram, Facebook and Twitter pics directly from the social media profiles of the artists themselves (technology and tech-journalism is wonderful thing) and gives readers the opportunity to like and follow their favourite artists online. Mandy J Watson writes:


This roundup of recent work by South African comics creators and cartoonists features work-in-progress teasers of upcoming projects, some biting political commentary, and more doodles, superheroes, and speculative-fiction experiments.


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