ComicScene Summer Special Issue 5 SNIP

ComicScene Summer Special Issue 5 out this week

Comic fans can now pre-order the new 80-page ComicScene Summer Special (Issue 5) in print or digital, on sale this Thursday, 20th June, in selected newsagents, or from GetMyComics. The magazine includes six comic strips, expanding that aspect of the magazine, and articles on Sweeney Toddler, Spider-Man, Batman, the upcoming Tammy & Jinty Special fromContinue reading ComicScene Summer Special Issue 5 out this week

Holiday Specials galore, and more, in latest Phil-Comics eBay auction

There’s a host of British comic goodies on offer in the latest Phil-Comics eBay auction, including a terrific number of Holiday Specials from the 1970s, Beano, Dandy, TV21 comics, annuals – and rarities such as promotional flyers and moreContinue reading Holiday Specials galore, and more, in latest Phil-Comics eBay auction

Space Commander Kerry Covers

Britain’s Forgotten Space Heroes: Space Commander Kerry

With Dan Dare enjoying huge success in Eagle, it’s no surprise that the British news stand was awash with space heroes in the 1950s. Some are better known than others. Swift Morgan, published by Boardman and visualised by Denis McLoughlin had already been running long before Frank Hampson’s hero debuted of course, as had GarthContinue reading Britain’s Forgotten Space Heroes: Space Commander Kerry

Commando issues 5235 – 5258

Ramsey’s Raiders blast back into Commando!

Brand new Commando issues 5235 – 5258 are out now in all good newsagents and via various digital platforms from DC Thomson. From secret messages to Douglas Boston bombers, from Nazi rail guns to a booby-trapped Lee Enfield – these issues have it all… including a new Ramsey’s Raiders story from Ferg Handley and Keith Page!Continue reading Ramsey’s Raiders blast back into Commando!

Flo And Her Fluent Device by Lew Stringer

System1 teams up with Beano artist Lew Stringer to create a unique Cannes Lions giveaway

Effectiveness prediction agency System1 has teamed up with comics creator Lew Stringer to showcase its recent work on classic advertising characters as a unique cartoon strip. Lew, who has drawn strips for the Beano, VIZ and Marvel UK, and has worked on iconic characters like Lord Snooty and Rasher, as well as developing his ownContinue reading System1 teams up with Beano artist Lew Stringer to create a unique Cannes Lions giveaway