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Authors Rally for Tommy Donbavand with Obverse Books project

As we’ve previously reported on downthetubes, Scream Street creator, Beano writer, Doctor Who author and all round lovely guy, Tommy Donbavand, has been diagnosed with cancer and is currently recovering from a series of painful and unpleasant treatments as he battles to kick this horrible, horrible disease into touch. If you follow Tommy’s blog (www.tommyvcancer.com) you’ll know that one of ... Read More »

Titan Comics Full Doctor Who Comic Day 2016 Plans, Variant Covers Revealed

Doctor Who: Fourth Doctor #4 variant by Andrew Pepoy & Jason Millet

Now in its third year, Doctor Who Comics Day, – back next Saturday, 9th July 2016 – is set to be bigger and better than ever with the launch of a new crossover event comic – Doctor Who: Supremacy of the Cybermen that includes a number of special variant covers. Doctor Who Comics Day is inspired by Titan Comics’ Doctor ... Read More »

Sneak Peek: Doctor Who: Supremacy of the Cybermen #1, Out Next Week

Doctor Who Event 2016: Supremacy of the Cybermen #1 Cover A by Alessandro Vitti

Next Wednesday 6th July sees the release of Titan Comics‘ hotly anticipated special Doctor Who crossover event comic starring the Ninth, Tenth, Eleventh, and Twelfth Doctors, pitting them against the Cybermen. Written by Cavan Scott (Ninth Doctor, Vikings) and George Mann (Eighth Doctor, Dark Souls), with art by Alessandro Vitti (Avengers Arena), Ivan Rodriguez (Doktor Sleepless), Walter Giovanni (Red Sonja) ... Read More »

Join UNIT, thanks to Doctor Who Adventures!

Art from the comic strip for Doctor Who Adventures Issue 16 by Russ Leach, coloured by John Burns, written by Rik Hoskin

The latest issue of Doctor Who Adventures is on sale now and includes a smashing romp of a strip written by Rik Hoskin in which The Doctor heads off to Paris for a spot of art appreciation – and gets drawn into his appreciation in a way rather unexpected! With a free gift that includes a UNIT beret (which had this fifty-something wondering ... Read More »

IDW announces new Star Trek anthology title, launches in September

The Star Trek Original Series cover for the new Star Trek Waypoint title from IDW, out September 2016

To celebrate 50 years of Star Trek, US publisher IDW Publishing, under license by CBS Consumer Products, will launch a new series in September which honours the legacy of the various Starfleet crews which have inhabited the Star Trek universe over the past five decades – and the first issue will feature art by British artist Mack Chater and covers byMark ... Read More »

Doctor Who’s (brief) cameo in new LEGO Dimensions game trailer

The Twelfth Doctor's brief appearance in the latest LEGO Dimensions trailer.

Doctor Who‘s the Twelfth Doctor makes a quick appearance in the latest E3 trailer for the latest expansion of the LEGO Dimensions game, which introduces a host of new characters. The expansion of LEGO Dimensions , the LEGO toy and videogame hybrid from Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games and The LEGO Group, features more blockbuster franchises and even bigger gameplay possibilities. ... Read More »

Doctor Who Adventures artist Russ Leach joins Hull Comic Con Line-Up

This Doctor Who montage art by Russ Leach was the top prize in the Hull Comic Con 2016 charity raffle.

Following on from a very successful event last year, Hull Comic Con is back on Saturday 18th June 2016, and will be a much bigger event, taking over over all three floors of its venue, the Hull University Union building. The expansion enables organisers to bring fans “more of everything we had last year, plus loads of new things to ... Read More »

Dave Gibbons Returns to Doctor Who Magazine

The Stockbridge Showdown art by Dave Gibbons

As we’ve already mentioned, Doctor Who Magazine has just published its 500th issue, and is celebrating with a special 20-page comic strip adventure, “The Stockbridge Showdown” – and writer Scott Gray kindly took time out of his schedule to give us some more information on this landmark story, featuring a number of characters longtime readers will remember fondly, including the ... Read More »

Star Trek: The Exhibition Set to Beam Into Blackpool

Star Trek: The Exhibition in Blackpool

Star Trek: The Exhibition will beam in to Blackpool at the end of June (Thursday 30th June). Designed by the stage designer Andrew Edwards, The Exhibition will be an experience for fans and families to visit, as it takes audiences on a journey through Star Trek‘s 50-year history with original props, costumes, scripts and photographs that have never previously been seen ... Read More »

Comics Spotlight: A New Story Arc and Companion for the Twelfth Doctor

Doctor Who: The Twelfth Doctor Year Two #6 - Cover A by Steve Pugh

An all-new story arc begins for the Twelfth Doctor (Year Two #6), in a new Doctor Who comic from Titan, written by Robbie Morrison, art by Peter Capaldi-praised Rachael Stott, coloured by Ivan Nunes and lettered by Comicraft. In the wake of Clara’s exit, the Doctor is flying solo – and finding just as much trouble, danger, and cosmic wonder as when Ms. Oswald ... Read More »

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