L. Miller's Courage #3. The cover is believed to be the work of Mick Anglo

Pluck and Courage: Marvelman publisher L. Miller’s very short-lived story papers

Here’s something of a rarity for you to enjoy – some of the covers for Pluck and Courage, two monthly story papers launched in the 1950s by Marvelman publisher L. Miller & Son Ltd. Collector Peter Hansen, who kindly provided some of this imagery, tells me they were intended to rival DC Thomson’s story papersContinue reading Pluck and Courage: Marvelman publisher L. Miller’s very short-lived story papers

Tammy & Jinty Special 2019 SNIP

Out This Week: The Tammy and Jinty Special

Tammy and Jinty were two of Britain’s best-loved girls’ comics of the 1970s and ’80s – ground-breaking female-led comics that covered everything from science fiction and fantasy to romance and a whole lot of fun… and now they’re back, for what’s hopefully the first of many more Specials. In the Tammy & Jinty Special, withContinue reading Out This Week: The Tammy and Jinty Special

Commando 5241: Action and Adventure - Steel Inferno SNIP

Steaming to the news stand at high speed – new Commando comics on sale now!

Brand new Commando comics from DC Thomson issues #5239 – 5242 are out now in all good UK newsagents and via digital subscription. This set of releases includes “Steel Inferno“, written by Hailey Austin, whose work as a PhD student caught media attention last year after she discovered a number rare comics – some dating backContinue reading Steaming to the news stand at high speed – new Commando comics on sale now!

2000AD Prog 2137 Cover by Tula Lotay SNIP

Out This Week: 2000AD Prog 2137

In 2000AD’s new thrill “Judge Anderson: Martyrs” launching this week, writer Emma Beeby (Mata Hari, Doctor Who) and artist Aneke (DC Comics Bombshells) give Mega-City One’s top telepath one of her toughest missions yet – to save her friend, the possessed Judge KarynContinue reading Out This Week: 2000AD Prog 2137