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Rebellion to release “Battle Presents: Operation Overlord” war story as direct sales title

Rebellion’s Battle imprint is to bring stories of the beaches of Normandy in 1944 to the direct comics market with Operation: Overlord #1. The international best-selling graphic novel series by writers Michael Le Galli and Bruna Falba, with stunning art by Star Wars and Hellblazer artist artist Davide Fabbri, Operation Overlord is being published under the company’s “Battle Presents” imprintContinue reading Rebellion to release “Battle Presents: Operation Overlord” war story as direct sales title

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In Review: Sniper Elite: Resistance #1

Writer: Keith Richardson Art: Patrick Goddard Colour: Quinton Winter Letters: Jim Campbell Out: 29th August 2018 in comic shops and UK newsagents, digital platforms The first issue will have two variant covers by Patrick Goddard and Sniper Elite game artist Edouard Groult, and Forbidden Planet has also revealed an Ian Kennedy variant exclusive to itsContinue reading In Review: Sniper Elite: Resistance #1

Charley's War

Charley’s War Comes to Plymouth

  Artwork from the Battle comic strip “Charley’s War” which depicted the horrors of the World War One battlefields to audiences young and old goes on show at Plymouth University this week. “Charley’s War”, first published in the late 1970s by writer Pat Mills and artist Joe Colquhoun and more recently republished as collections in Britain by Titan BooksContinue reading Charley’s War Comes to Plymouth

Johnny Red’s Real History Revealed in BBC Shows

Comics commentator Michael Crouch reports that Radio 4’s excellent From Our Own Correspondent show has just aired an item on the Night Witches – the all-women squadrons that fought for Russia during World War 2 and who featured in the Battle Picture Weekly comic strip Johnny Red, first brought to vibrant life by Joe (Charley’sContinue reading Johnny Red’s Real History Revealed in BBC Shows

Battle Picture Weekly Now on Sale

Nostalgia fans are in for a summer treat with the release of a special Battle Picture Weekly collection this week, marking the return of the classic war comic to new stands for the first time 21 years. The second in the new Classic Comics series from Egmont, which kicked off with a special issue ofContinue reading Battle Picture Weekly Now on Sale