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New Empress Magazine stocked at the Prince Charles Cinema, Leicester Square

New Empress Magazine is now stocked at the Prince Charles Cinema in Leicester Square. Whether you’re there to catch one of their nostalgic double bills, a silent film classic or one of the latest film releases make sure you take a moment to pick up a copy of New Empress Magazine before you leave. Continue reading

In Interview: New Empress Cover Artist Dan Havardi

By Helen Cox

Cover artist Dan Havardi

One of the first things people comment on when the first clap eyes on a copy of New Empress Magazine is the artwork on the front cover. It’s one of the key things that differentiates our publications from other publications already on the shelf. As editor of the magazine I am always toying with concepts for the front cover; New Empress covers are always a little bit playful as per the tone of the magazine but I’m really just the ideas person. The striking quality and beauty of the cover work is created by our very own ‘man behind the curtain’: cover artist Dan Havardi.

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Issue 2 Sneak Preview: Russ Meyer: God of Cult


What’s new pussycat? A sneak preview of New Empress Magazine issue 2! One sample article about Russ Meyer: God of Cult for your reading pleasure written by self-confessed Meyer expert Justin Smith and sumptuously illustrated by Stan Chow. Continue reading

Issue 2: An Illustrative Preview

Issue 2 of New Empress Magazine is now available to pre-order. Orders will be sent out in approximately 2 weeks time.  To give you a little taste of what is on offer in our Golden Ticket Edition we’re showcasing some exclusive illustrations from our wonderful creative team here at New Empress HQ. Continue reading

Lunchtime Poll: A Labyrinth Special

With her weird sense of style and penchant for puppets would Gaga make a good Goblin Queen?

Yesterday Labyrinth (1986) celebrated its 25th anniversary, shame on you if you didn’t so much as dance (magic dance) around to the soundtrack. As a little homage before our big tribute coming up in issue 2 (look out for a very special Labyrinth-inspired comic strip)  we’d like to ask you a very important question. Continue reading