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Plok SNES flyer - front

Archive entry by Ste Pickford on Thu, 29 Nov 2018

Plok SNES flyer - frontHere's an interesting little curio, Tradewest's pre-release flyer for SNES Plok, featuring the otherwise unseen original cover artwork. Click on it to see it full size. We developed the game at Software Creations as a self-funded original title, without...

Plok SNES flyer - back

Archive entry by Ste Pickford on Thu, 29 Nov 2018

Plok SNES flyer - backThis is the back of the Tradewest pre-release flyer for Plok SNES. The other side has the unused cover painting, by Chris Jojo, and this side is a bit of a blurb to convince retail buyers at Walmart, etc., to pre-order copies of the game before it was rele...

Milton's room

Blog posted by Ste Pickford on Tue, 27 Nov 2018

Milton's roomWe had a few requests to show the background to last week's new Plok comic strip, without the lettering, so here it is, with Milton Bobbins removed as well. Click on it to see it embiggened. Milton's man-cave was supposed to be filled with things from h...

Plok Volume 5 - The Trial of Plok - available now!

Blog posted by Ste Pickford on Tue, 20 Nov 2018

Plok Volume 5 - The Trial of Plok - available now!Today we've launched the long awaited Volume 5 of the Plok comic paperback series. We're really proud of this one. It's a great looking book. 60 pages, with a lovely new cover, and lots of exclusive new content inside as well as the 25 episodes of the ...

New Shorts Series

Blog posted by Ste Pickford on Fri, 17 Nov 2017

There's a new Plok comic strip up today. You've probably noticed that it looks a bit different from the usual comics, and isn't following directly from the last episode of Volume 5, posted a couple of weeks back. We've started a new strand of the Plok...


Blog posted by Ste Pickford on Mon, 12 Dec 2016

Busy!A quick note to explain the absence of any new Plok comic strip episodes for the last few weeks. John and I have been doing a short freelance contract for the last month or so, and we've both been too busy to find any spare time to work on the Plok comi...


Blog posted by Ste Pickford on Thu, 27 Oct 2016

300!Today we sold the 300th Plok comic book! Well, yesterday actually - it takes a day before I see the sales figures update. Woohoo! Actually, that's probably a pretty small number in the whole scheme of things, but I still feel very proud to reach thi...

Plok Volume 4 book released!

Blog posted by Ste Pickford on Wed, 05 Oct 2016

Plok Volume 4 book released!Today we released Volume 4 of the Plok comic strip collections - Destination Z. It's available in paperback, ebook, and on Comixology, along with the previous three volumes, and the colouring book (paperback only). I'm super happy with the brand new ...

Plok comic panel process

Blog posted by Ste Pickford on Mon, 30 May 2016

Plok comic panel processI saw somebody over in the Facebook webcomics group post a gif of the different stages of the process of making a comic panel, and I was so impressed I thought I'd do the same with a panel of the Plok comic. I still do the very early stages on paper, st...

Plok on Comixology!

Blog posted by Ste Pickford on Thu, 25 Feb 2016

Plok on Comixology!Good news everyone! Plok comics are now available on Comixology! Volume 1 and Volume 2 are available to buy right now. Volume 3 has been submitted and approved, so should appear for sale in the next few days or weeks. The books are also available in...

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Plok is a self-proclaimed video game super-star created by The Pickford Bros.

First seen in the classic SNES platformer Plok!, he has now been reborn here in comic strip form.

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