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New Paragon anthology delivers “Bulldog” tales and more (1/29/2020) by John Freeman - I'm dreadfully late to the party on this one, but in case you missed it Issue 24 of the ace comic anthology title Paragon is available now, both in print via Comicsy and digital format via Lulu
Chris Weston “Judge Dredd” art offered on eBay (1/28/2020) by John Freeman - If you're a fan of the art of 2000AD artist Chris Weston, you may be interested in this Judge Dredd art he's currently selling on eBay - but with nine days to go and the top bid already at £320, you may need deep pockets...
The77 - Masthead Creating Comics: An Interview with the team behind “The77”, a new retro anthology comic (1/28/2020) by John Freeman - The77 is a brand new, retro anthology comic currently seeking crowdfunding on Kickstarter that aims to be a fantastic quarterly comic showcase for UK’s emerging talent, present day professionals and heroes from your childhood, and downthetubes caught up with its... Read More ›
The They Called Us Enemy team with the Asian/Pacific American Award for Young Adult Literature. Photo: Leigh Walton George Takei’s “They Called Us Enemy” scoops Asian/Pacific American Award for Young Adult Literature (1/27/2020) by John Freeman - They Called Us Enemy, the New York Times-bestselling graphic memoir of actor and campaigner George Takei, published by Top Shelf Productions, was announced today as the winner of the Asian/Pacific American Award for Young Adult Literature by the Asian/Pacific American... Read More ›
Invasion 1984 - Cover SNIP In Review: Invasion – 1984 (1/27/2020) by downthetubes Guests - By John Wagner, Alan Grant (writing as Rick Clark) and Eric Bradbury Publisher: Treasury of British Comics / Rebellion Out: Now Review by Andrew Darlington WAR! What is it good for? Absolutely NOTHING! I was born to the immediate post-war... Read More ›
Learn to Draw Caricatures with MAD Magazine cartoonist Tom Richmond Learn to Draw Caricatures with MAD Magazine’s Tom Richmond (1/27/2020) by John Freeman - Top MAD Magazine cartoonist Tom Richmond is running two workshops in Europe this summer, one in Vienna and one in Dublin
Marvel UK’s “Strip” celebrated, 30 years on (1/27/2020) by John Freeman - In his latest regular "Hatch, Match & Dispatch" features on major British comics anniversaries on his brilliant Rusty Staples blog, comics writer Michael Carroll notes the upcoming 30th anniversary of Strip, published by Marvel UK
Best of 2000AD Cover Montage #1 - 4 Cover Spotlight: Best of 2000 AD #1 – 4 (1/27/2020) by John Freeman - As the countdown to the launch of Rebellion's new Best of 2000 AD title continues, here's all four covers for the first issues, revealed last year - but perhaps you need further encouragement to order...
Gerry Anderson’s “Starcruiser” kits in the spotlight (1/26/2020) by John Freeman - Jeremy Briggs article on the surprisingly long history of Gerry Anderson‘s Starcruiser concept features in the current issue of the Airfix Collectors Club‘s Constant Scale journal. It’s a fascinating article charting the history of the kits and all involved that... Read More ›
WebFind: A Conversation-starting 1970s Ford Cortina Poster (1/26/2020) by John Freeman - Following up on yesterday’s London Underground "Lost Posters" item, here’s a poster advertising the two-door Ford Cortina Mark III, uncovered after the closure of the old Odeon cinema on King Street, Lancaster, which ended its days as the Regal, finally demolished in 2010 to make way for a new hotel

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