KeCo Ltd Beano Meal Boxes

New Beano-inspired toys, artworks and meal boxes on their way

UK licensing agency Rocket Licensing, who also represent brands as diverse as Ghostbusters, Horrible Histories and Vikings, have secured a number of new Beano-related licensing deals, which will see the release of new toys, meal boxes and classic high-end art prints. Rocket have revealed the Beano is launching into the pocket money toys space, thanksContinue reading New Beano-inspired toys, artworks and meal boxes on their way

Fleetwings - Winter 1983 SNIP

British Airways “Jet Jason” – rare merchandise featuring Dave Gibbons art uncovered!

At the end of last year I revealed a ‘lost’ British comics character, Jet Jason, created as a British Airways mascot and initially brought to life for Fleetwings, the official magazine of British Airways Junior Jet Club by writer Donne Avenell, and artist Dave Gibbons in the early 1980s, before he started drawing mainly forContinue reading British Airways “Jet Jason” – rare merchandise featuring Dave Gibbons art uncovered!

BIG Chief Studios Flash Gordon Figures SNIP

Flash Gordon 40th Anniversary movie figures in the works from BIG Chief Studios

BIG Chief Studios Ltd – the company also behind some smashing Doctor Who and Thunderbirds figures – has announced a licensing deal with Hearst Holdings, King Features Syndicate Division, via Allsorts Licensing, to produce a range of high-end collectables based on the cult classic 1980 movie Flash Gordon. Based on the King Features comic stripContinue reading Flash Gordon 40th Anniversary movie figures in the works from BIG Chief Studios

Thunderbirds “Parker” joins BIG Chief Studios collectable International Rescue figures line up

By popular demand, BIG Chief Studios Parker figure, from Gerry and Sylvia Anderson’s 1960s smash hit Supermarionation show Thunderbirds, will soon be available to order via the company’s Launch Pad platform and specially selected exclusive retail partners. Available as an Exclusive Signature Edition of only 500 worldwide, Parker was Gerry’s favourite character from Thunderbirds. ParkerContinue reading Thunderbirds “Parker” joins BIG Chief Studios collectable International Rescue figures line up

The Beano’s Dennis and Gnasher by Sleek

“Nothing But Trouble” Limited Edition Prints by Sleek celebrate Beano, Oor Wullie

Sleek is a young, classically trained artist who found his distinctive style by connecting street art together with pop art, creating a fresh new fusion genre – and has just released a range of limited edition Beano and Oor Wullie-inspired printsContinue reading “Nothing But Trouble” Limited Edition Prints by Sleek celebrate Beano, Oor Wullie