1960s Ballot Boost comic via Comics with Problems

downthetubes nominated in inaugural ComicScene Awards

We’re delighted to have been selected as one the final nominations for the inaugural ComicScene Awards 2019. Thanks to everyone who submitted nominations for us in the category of “Best Comic Media” – we’re included among some fantastic great sites you should also check out! The full list of nominees is below – congratulations toContinue reading downthetubes nominated in inaugural ComicScene Awards

Portsmouth comic Con to host first ever Tripwire Awards

For over twenty-five years, Tripwire has been championing US and UK comics first in print and, since 2015, on the web. For the second Portsmouth Comic Con, taking place 4th-5th May 2019, Tripwire will be launching The Tripwire Awards, an new awards which aims to celebrate the very cream of UK and US comic talent.Continue reading Portsmouth comic Con to host first ever Tripwire Awards

Commando Presents Ramseys Raiders 1 Cover SNIP

Ramsey’s Raiders – Competition Winners!

Last week, we gave downthetubes readers the chance to win one of three copies of the new Commando Presents: Ramsey’s Raiders (reviewed here), courtesy of DC Thomson. Here are the winners, chosen by the office cat (borrowed from Sparky, of course). All you needed to do was tell us in what year was Commando first publishedContinue reading Ramsey’s Raiders – Competition Winners!