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Blow, winds, and crack your cheeks in the Windy City

After a great weekend at WonderCon (more on that in the next day or two – with photos!) Conor and I have returned to Toronto for a brief stopover before heading out this weekend.  While Conor heads to Calgary (he’ll post more on that) I’m heading to Chicago to take part in what has quickly […]

Pre-Order Your Copy of The Mask of Night #1!

We’re two months away from the release of the first issue of our new mini-series The Mask of Night, and that means… It’s now available in Previews magazine at comic book shops for pre-ordering! If you’re super-excited about the new mini-series please head to a comic book shop (you can find your closest one here) […]

Pre-Order a Copy of our Board Game on Kickstarter!

Today is a big day.  Launching just a few hours ago was a Kickstarter campaign for pre-sales and purchase of additional items and features for our forthcoming Kill Shakespeare Board Game. IDW Games, with Nate Murray and Jerry Bennington running point, has done a strong job putting the game together and now this campaign is […]

The Kill Shakespeare Stage Show Is Going to New York!

Last year our KILL SHAKESPEARE: LIVE GRAPHIC NOVEL played in a number of cities (and internationally in Dubai) so we figured that it would be tough to top that year in terms of shows and performances.  Well, 2014 is getting off to a great start for the show as it will be making its official […]

Ophelia’s Letter to Santa… (McSweeney’s)

As I celebrate the holidays here in Canada with loved ones I figured I should post something quite funny my sister just showed me… Letters to Santa from Shakespeare Characters, created by McSweeney’s a few years ago.  You can check them all out here. My favourite, from Ophelia: Dear Santa: How does my lord? I […]

England loves Kill Shakespeare!

I just returned to Toronto last night after an amazing 10 days in England and I’m still on a bit of a high.  Those that know me know that I love the city of London. And after three trips there in the last 18 months I love it even more – and have been discovering […]

All the World’s the Globe Stage!

It has been an amazing time here in England and one of the highlights was my experience last night (Tue, Oct 22). I was invited by Dr. Farah Karim-Cooper to speak to her Shakespeare adaptation class about Kill Shakespeare, our interpretation of the characters, our next steps, etc.  It was a great chat and we […]

It’s Official: Kill Shakespeare board game to be released in 2014!

We are proud to announce that we have signed a deal with the newly-formed IDW Games and Pandasaurus Games to develop a Kill Shakespeare board game, which is slated for release in late-spring 2014! IDW approached us a few months ago with the idea of our title being one of the first board games under […]

HAPPY BIRTHDAY WILLIAM!

“It is my birthday. I had thought t’ have held it poor” – Antony and Cleopatra Act 3, Scene 13 “Today is your birthday. It’s my birthday too, yeah” – The Beatles Yep, today is Willy Shakes birthday and the Bard is still going strong.  In fact, our favourite, self-doubting, quill-wielding creator turns 449 today! […]

Kill Shakespeare is coming to HalCon and the stage!

Halifax has ALWAYS been one of our, if not our absolute, favourite shows on the schedule. The combination of excellent organizers, a lively and interested crowd, and the hospitality Atlantic Canada is famous for makes it a winner in our books. This year we’re going to be doing even more at HalCon than usual — […]