Everyone meet Uproar Comics latest Artist: Michael Arbuthnot. Over the last 2 weeks he’s been working up a comic for your perusing pleasure you can get at the end of this post but first a little about the man himself:
“Hi there! I’m Michael. Current artist in residence at Uproar Comics. Having been creative from an early age I’ve gained an interest in many creative fields including 3d modelling, video editing, illustration and of course comic-booking. As such I’ve landed the position of go to guy for random projects and tasks here at the uproar dungeon. I’m one of those guys who sees something cool and wants to do it, so I’m currently torn between being a comic artist, an indie game designer, or an action movie star for the rest of my life.”
Follow me on twitter at @michaelarby
Best thing about Working at Uproar: I actually enjoy going to work in the morning and dislike
leaving at the end of the day. After working in retail for years I still can’t believe such a thing is
Biggest Uproar achievement to date: It’s with great pride I can say my first professional strip ‘Other
Pasts’, (written by Danny) can be found through the link below. Enjoy!
Loves: Videogames, TV shows, learning random new skills (recently I learned balloon animals and
duct tape wallets)
Hates: Stupid people. Starhead screws. Coffee hipsters.
Morning or night person? Night. No matter how early I go to bed I can still never get up in the
Where do you want to visit? I just spent the last year in the USA, so I want to go visit my friends
over there again.
Name two things you’re good at: Learning new things, resisting the urge to strangle people who
really do deserve it.
Describe yourself in three words: Artistic but useless.
Hardest thing you’ve ever done: Finished an architecture degree without shooting myself.
Strangest thing you’ve ever eaten: Chocolate covered bacon. Not pleasant.
If your life was a film: Forrest Gump
Most famous person you’ve ever met: I stood next to Peter Dinklage on the set of Game of Thrones.
Warming our hands next to a log brazier and stuff.
What is your favourite comic/ graphic novel? ‘Ex Machina’ or ‘Marvel Civil War’ for art, ‘All Star
Superman’ for writing.
Bacon? Yes. As long as it’s not covered in chocolate.
To see Michael Kickass comic just click the image below: