Crikey! Volume One - SNIP

Crikey! collection now available to pre-order from ComicScene UK

Before ComicSceneUK – available now in all good newsagents – there was a magazine which ran for 16 issues and covered all aspects of UK comic industry. Crikey! is remembered with much affection from comic fans and featured exceptional articles about UK comics during its run – and as previously reported, it’s risen from the ashesContinue reading Crikey! collection now available to pre-order from ComicScene UK

Journey Planet helps revive ground-breaking 1960s comic zine Heroes Unlimited for one last outing

Forty-nine years in the waiting and the making, Journey Planet recently published Heroes Unlimited #8, an incredible zine of fantastic proportions and wonderful content that bookends the publication that helped kickstart British comics fandom in the 1960s. In December 1966, a 15-year-old Irish teenager called Tony Roche did a remarkable thing. He published the firstContinue reading Journey Planet helps revive ground-breaking 1960s comic zine Heroes Unlimited for one last outing

Eagle Times Volume 31 Number 4 - Cover SNIP

New “Eagle Times” tracks down New Eagle’s “Data File” artist, Lionel Jeans

The new Eagle Times– Winter 2018 Vol. 31, Number 4 -is now available and is packed with some entertaining material on both the original and 1980s Eagle comics – including two great items on the “Data Files” cutaways that ran in the latter, by Jeremy Briggs. Jeremy interviews cutaway artist Lionel Jeans about his work – and it’sContinue reading New “Eagle Times” tracks down New Eagle’s “Data File” artist, Lionel Jeans

Andersonic Issue 24 SNIP

Andersonic Issue 24 Out Now

Andersonic Issue 24 is now available, dedicated to all things Gerry Anderson, and features a new UFO comic strip and the following line up, wrapped in a cover image by Peter O’Roarke. In This Issue: The Story of SIG – A look back at the rise of the 1980s Anderson magazine SIG and the earlyContinue reading Andersonic Issue 24 Out Now

Men of Violence Issue 11 - Collage

Latest “Men of Violence” tackles historical fiction

The latest issue of the fanzine of men’s adventure paperbacks, Men of Violence (Issue 11) is a historical fiction special from Justin Marriott with a cover by Rik Rawling. Historical fiction is popular today, but the number of titles available is nothing compared to the genre’s heyday between 1950 and 1980. Step back in timeContinue reading Latest “Men of Violence” tackles historical fiction