Doctor Who: The Clockwise War comic collection out in April

Artist David Roach has again provided the cover for the next Panini Doctor Who comics collection, The Clockwise War, a fantastic illustration to close off the Twelfth Doctor’s adventures in Doctor Who Magazine.

David Roach’s line art for the cover of Doctor Who - The Clockwise War
David Roach’s line art for the cover of Doctor Who – The Clockwise War

Written by by Scott Gray with art by John Ross, the story wraps many trailing threads from previous Twelfth Doctor stories into one rip-roaring, powerful adventure that includes a cameo by a young-looking War Doctor.

A young War Doctor’s appearance in Doctor Who - The Clockwise War
A young War Doctor’s appearance in Doctor Who – The Clockwise War
The Twelfth Doctor in Bill in big trouble...
The Twelfth Doctor in Bill in big trouble…

This collection also includes classic tales of the First, Fourth and Fifth Doctors – as played on televison by William Hartnell, Tom Baker and Peter Davison – from the long-running comic strip in the official Doctor Who Magazine and the Doctor Who Yearbooks.

Doctor Who - The Clockwise WarWith a nod to the late Steve Ditko, inked, David says, by the legendary Al Williamson, his cover includes all main characters of The Clockwise War.

The Clockwise War goes on sale 22nd April and will be available in all good book and comic shops – pre-order it here on Amazon (affiliate link)

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John Freeman

The founder of downthetubes, John works as a comics editor, writer, as Creative Consultant on the Dan Dare audio adventures for B7 Media, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. Working in British comics publishing for over 30 years, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Magazine and Babylon 5 Magazine. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War and “Dan Dare”. He’s the writer of “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz, published on Tapastic; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood for digital comic 100% Biodegradable.

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