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Last chance to buy Psycops collection at a discount today

Today is your last chance to get the new Psycops collection featuring strips drawn by  2000AD‘s John M. Burns at 15% off cover price – either the hardback or softback collection. The cost goes to full cover price tomorrow. This 304-page volume from the Planet Striker team features all the Psycops comic strips that ranContinue reading Last chance to buy Psycops collection at a discount today

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Striker: The Final Whistle special announced, ending strip’s 34-year run

The final episode of the long-running comic strip Striker will be featured in a commemorative 52-page collectors’ edition of the comic, Striker: The Final Whistle. At least 33 pages of The Final Whistle will be all-new comic strips, picking up from where Issue 24 of the recently-published Striker comic left off and bringing the storyContinue reading Striker: The Final Whistle special announced, ending strip’s 34-year run

Kenny Everett and Captain Kremmen

Who remembers Kenny Everett’s Captain Kremmen newspaper strip?

After radio DJ Kenny Everett left BBC Radio 1, he landed at London’s brand new commercial station Capital Radio, which came on air in 1973, where his love of reel-to-reel tape recorders and his amazing arsenal of sound effects reached full fruition with his very own weekly sci-fi serial – Captain Kremmen. Inspired in partContinue reading Who remembers Kenny Everett’s Captain Kremmen newspaper strip?

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The Dream is Over: 34 years in the making, Striker finally bows out

Striker creator Pete Nash has announced the grim news that his football strip, a long time staple of The Sun, is to finally end – and despite two successful crowdfunding campaigns, the Striker comic will not be returning, apart from one final “wrap up” SpecialContinue reading The Dream is Over: 34 years in the making, Striker finally bows out

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Giles “Grandma” and family head to the stage in a new musical

Are you a fan of the cartoons of Carl Giles, best known for his work for the Daily and Sunday Express? Then you might like to know his characters – yes, including his often terrifying Grandma – are being brought to life in in a new musical, opening at the New Wolsey Theatre in Ipswich next weekContinue reading Giles “Grandma” and family head to the stage in a new musical