Wartime Beanos, rare Mickey Mouse art and more in latest Compalcomics auction

Rare wartime Beanos dominate many of the lots in the latest Compalcomics auction, which also includes lots of early TV Century 21s, art by Dudley Watkins, early Eagles and more, along with a healthy selection of US comics. The company’s successful team up with the saleroom.com continues to provide potential comic buyers with real time bidding, viewable online, asContinue reading Wartime Beanos, rare Mickey Mouse art and more in latest Compalcomics auction

Beano Annual 2016 - Final

Annuals now arriving thick and fast in bookshops, including Rupert the Bear

  We’re clearly heading for Christmas – and yes, we know it’s only the end of July! – with a further round of annuals set to hit book shops and online stores across the UK over the next few days, including this year’s Rupert Annual, published by Egmont, which is celebrating 80 years of the character publishedContinue reading Annuals now arriving thick and fast in bookshops, including Rupert the Bear

Marvel UK Transformers Collected Comics Special. Photo: Steven Holder

Rummages in the attic! Classic Marvel UK titles, Scream and other British comics up for sale

  British comics collector Steven Holder dropped us a line at downthetubes to tell us he was “having a bit of a clear out” that we think will interest our readers, as it includes some fab Marvel UK goodies including annuals and comics. Lots of his comics and (boxed) Transformer toys are currently being soldContinue reading Rummages in the attic! Classic Marvel UK titles, Scream and other British comics up for sale

Dalek Pencil Sharpener (1965) BBC TV with 8 Dalek Swapits (1965) Cherilea Toys.

ComPalComics offers Dalek Playsuit, Dandy Number One in latest auction

  The latest Compalcomics March catalogue closes on on Sunday 8th March 2015 starting at 2.00pm, featuring a huge number of both early and modern Dandy comics, artwork including “Oor Wullie” and various IPC/Fleetway covers – and a rare Dalek Playsuit! There’s also some Dan Dare original two page artwork by Frank Hampson for Eagle, which isContinue reading ComPalComics offers Dalek Playsuit, Dandy Number One in latest auction

Paragon Annual 2014 - Cover

Paragon Annual announced, new indie Christmas treat

  The team behind the brilliant action adventure anthology Paragon have announced the impending publication of a Paragon Annual for 2015, something of a homage to their love of British Christmas annuals of yesteryear. Due to be released next month, the Annual will feature some old favourites in new adventures, new characters, new artists, new writersContinue reading Paragon Annual announced, new indie Christmas treat