I am pleased to announce that our very last comic book adventure with Kid Phantom has finally seen print with the surprise release this week of Kid Phantom #10, written by Andrew Constant (DC Comics), cover & art by Paul Mason, and published by Frew Publications. The comic marks the end of the 10 issue (+ the 2020 special) series starting in 2017, wrapping up a two-part story carried on from #9. The series was the first new Phantom title by Frew in over 50 years, and one in
The latest Phantom: Vietnam short story "Have You Ever Seen The Rain?" is out now in the latest issue of The Phantom #1887 from Frew Publications. This 10 page back up story story with the Phantom confronting soldiers who had committed war crimes, was written and drawn by Paul Mason, edited by Glenn Ford, and assisted edited by Amanda Bacchi. The main story in the issue is part 2 of The Sage of the Vultures, by Andersson and Spay, with front cover by Spay and back cover by M
A new story featuring The Phantom in Vietnam will be published in The Phantom #1886, due in stores 11th February 2021. The story "It Ain't Me, It's Ain't Me", is written and drawn by Paul Mason. The short comic is another story in a collection of stories which features Lee Falk's character in the realistic world of the Vietnam War. The comic also has the sepia version of story cover by Paul Mason feature as the back cover of the 36 page issue. More about the series of stories
My comic book story The Phantom: It Tolls For Thee from The Phantom 2019 Annual was awarded a Bronze award at the 2020 Ledger Awards held this evening at Kings Comics, Sydney. The event, held online this year due to COVID-19, “acknowledging excellence in Australian Comics and graphic novels” announced Bronze, Silver and Gold awards in comics made by Australian creators, and I was fortunate enough to receive a prize. I didn’t expect the recent short listing, much less an award
Spotted today by readers and Chronicle Chamber.com in the latest Giant-Sized Phantom #12, was this advert by Frew Publications editor Glenn Ford, announcing an upcoming series to be written by writer Andrew Constant (Kid Phantom, DC Comics) and drawn by Ivan Roderiguez: Nyx: Daughter of the Shadow. I was lucky enough to have been asked by Glenn to help design the character, and this was one of the final iterations of the character. I don't wish to spoil her outfit reveal, but
Many thanks to the gents at Chronicle Chamber for their interview as part of the pre-Sydney Supanova 2019 lead up. I was fortunate enough to have had an extended chat with Dan and Jermayn not only about Supanova Sydney, but also KID PHANTOM and a bit more of a look at THE PHANTOM: VIETNAM and my thoughts on the series and the character of The Phantom. I was very grateful for the kind words and interest in the look behind the first story, and an update on what's next. The epis
The Recent kickstarter for Frew Games The Phantom: Treasures of Drakon finished this week, with the board game fully funded, and reaching several Stretch goals; this includes all the pieces and mini figure for the Kid Phantom solo campaign included in the box. A big thank you to everyone involved in the project, including Game developers Alex Wynnter, writer Dale Maccanti, Glenn Ford of Frew Publications, plus box cover illustrator Daniel Picciotto, Phantom game illustrator J
Many thanks to Brett Harris (aka "The Comic Book Evangelist") for reaching out about this interview with him on the subjects of The Phantom: Vietnam, Kid Phantom, and comic book making process at Geek Syndicate UK. Part 1 is out, with Part 2 soon. Very honoured. Cheers! http://geeksyndicate.co.uk/news/interview-paul-mason-the-artist-who-walks/ #Phantomannual #ThePhantom #ThePhantomVietnam #PaulMason #australiancomics #FrewPublications #Kidphantom #AndrewConstant #GlennFord
Announced in the current The Phantom issue 1829, The 2019 Phantom annual issue #1830 will be a "War Stories" special. This will include not only the classic 1940s WW2 story The Phantom Goes to War, by Lee Falk, Ray Moore and Wilson McCoy, but will also include a 22 page story that will hopefully will be the first of more. The Phantom: Vietnam has been written, drawn and lettered by Paul Mason, who is currently illustrating for Frew Publications all-ages title Kid Phantom (wit
KID PHANTOM #6, written by Andrew Constant (DC Comics 'The Demon: Hell is Earth'), and scribbled by Paul Mason, is out now! and features Lee Falk's classic comic strip character MANDRAKE THE MAGICIAN!
Available in Australian Newsagents, comic stores and online at https://www.phantomcomic.com.au/collections/new/products/kid-phantom-issue-no-6-2018-phantoms-universe-card-xx-xxxx #KidPhantom #PaulMason #AndrewConstant #GlennFord #FrewPublications #Australiancomics #KingFeature
Available in Newsagents and Comic stores across Australia! The boys hit 60s London! I very much enjoyed scribbling this issues, preview pages in the gallery.
Find it here on the Frew website, comes with young Mandrake Pin, and Captain Cleaver Phantom Universe card: https://www.phantomcomic.com.au/collections/kid-phantom/products/kid-phantom-issue-no-5-2018-phantoms-universe-card-16-capt-cleaver Written by Andrew Constant, and pencils/inks and colours by me. Letters by Frank