Breaking News
Home / Tag Archives: Doctor Who Magazine

Tag Archives: Doctor Who Magazine

Aliens, Daleks and Paul Cornell, Oh My!

Saucer State #1 -SNIP

Out next month from IDW is Saucer State, written by Paul Cornell (who I recently worked with on Doctor Who: Heralds of Destruction) with art by Ryan Kelly (Lucifer) – and there’s a new Doctor Who comic collection out too, coincidentally featuring another strip I also worked on with him! Saucer State is the sequel to and the conclusion of ... Read More »

Comics Circulation Figures For 2016 Released by ABC

Beano ABC 2016

February is the month when the Audit Bureau Of Circulations (ABC), who describe themselves as “the industry body for media measurement”, release the official circulation figures for Consumer Magazines that are registered with them. That includes comics and comics magazines published by Panini, Denis Publishing and DC Thomson. It should be pointed out that all the sales figures given here are ... Read More »

Groovy, Baby! Doctor Who Magazine Goes Retro with free Dalek-infested classic comic giveaway

A panel from *Sub Zero, featuring the Third Doctor and the Daleks, originally presented in 1972 in Countdown comic

Doctor Who Magazine Issue 508, out now from all good UK newsagents, has a grab bag of treats on offer for fans of 1970s Doctor Who – and great comics. Not only does it include a terrific free gift – a re-presentation supplement of “*Sub Zero“, a cracking Dalek story first published in Countdown and TV Action back in 1972, written by Dennis ... Read More »

In Review: Doctor Who: The Highgate Horror

Doctor Who: The Highgate Horror

Doctor Who: The Highgate Horror is the latest collection of Twelfth Doctor strips from the pages of Panini’s Doctor Who Magazine, wrapped in a smashing cover by David A. Roach. The strips in this collection are: “Space Invaders!” First published in Doctor Who Magazine 484 Writer: Mark Wright Penciller: Mike Collins Inker: David A Roach Colourist: James Offredi Letterer: Roger ... Read More »

Feel the Power! New Doctor Who Magazine debuts, Steve Dillon remembered

The next issue of Doctor Who Magazine (Issue 505) is published in the UK tomorrow (Thursday 17th November). Alongside a cover feature paying tribute to the Second Doctor, Patrick Troughton (accompanied with rare photographs), there’s an affectionate tribute to artist Steve Dillon from the magazine’s founding editor, Dez Skinn. Noting his early work for Marvel UK on Hulk Weekly and ... Read More »

British Comic Sales Figures: Winners and Losers (January – June 2016): TOXIC beats off sales woes

Egmont's TOXIC magazine has fought off the Sales Gremlin once agains. Art from "Team Toxic" by Lew Stringer

While humour and political comment magazine Private Eye is celebrating another modest increase to its circulation this week, some British comic publishers may be scratching their heads after a mixed bag of sales results were announced – but there’s still plenty of cheer, for some, in them too. The Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC) sales figures for titles registered with the organisation have just ... Read More »

Latest Doctor Who comic collection “Evening’s Empire” features new pages by Richard Piers Rayner

Doctor Who - Evening's Empire

Out now in the UK from Panini is the latest ‘archive’ Doctor Who comic collection, Evening’s Empire – a book special for me, not just because it features some of the last Seventh Doctor comic strips I edited for Doctor Who Magazine back in the early 1990s, but because artist Richard Piers Rayner has drawn seven new pages for the ... 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 »

downthetubes: Our Top Ten Stories for May 2016

Stewart Perkins, Bristol 2004. Photo courtesy PJ Holden

Halfway into 2016 already and we had another upswing in visitor numbers on downthetubes in May – thank you for your continued support. We have lots of news and features and new projects yet to come! • In Memoriam: Stewart Perkins (WR Logan) British comics mourns the loss of a huge fan and supporter of Judge Dredd and 2000AD • ... Read More »

Thank You, Doctor Who (Magazine) – You Kickstarted My Comics Career

Doctor Who Weekly #1 - Doctor Who Magazine Supplemnet 500

Doctor Who Magazine, the longest running TV-tie in magazine in the world, as recognised by Guinness World Records, reaches its 500th issue today, Thursday 26th May 2016… And I’m proud to have been one of its many editors. Back in October 1979, when Dez Skinn at Marvel UK launched as Doctor Who Weekly, I had no idea, of course, as a humble reader ... Read More »

Optimization WordPress Plugins & Solutions by W3 EDGE