Cor - "Hire-A-Horror" 22nd September 1973 SNIP

Phil Comics eBay auction offers Robert Nixon Buster art and more

The latest Phil-Comics on eBay auction features around 465 vintage comic related items, including original artwork from Beano and Buster artist Robert Nixon, a wide array of comics, annuals, holiday specials, books, batches and a few CGC graded comics to boot. Robert Nixon, who died in 2002, worked on comics such as The Beano, DandyContinue reading Phil Comics eBay auction offers Robert Nixon Buster art and more

2000AD Prog 2153, Judge Dredd: The Megazine Issue 413, Scream and Misty presents The Thirteenth Floor: Home Sweet Home

This Week’s UK News Stand Snapshot: “The Thirteenth Floor” is Back!

New British news stand comics / magazine on sale this week include 2000AD Prog 2153, Judge Dredd: The Megazine Issue 413 – and the smashing Scream and Misty presents The Thirteenth Floor: Home Sweet Home, all on sale today; plus the latest Beano, Commando, The Phoenix and more. Home Sweet Home is a 48-page specialContinue reading This Week’s UK News Stand Snapshot: “The Thirteenth Floor” is Back!

Beano Banner and Logo 2019

Beano backs Climate Change Strike School Kids

Beano has today issued an open letter from Beano Studios CEO Emma Scott, backing tens of thousands of school kids around the world ahead of the planned youth climate change strike this Friday 20th September 2019. downthetubes notes Beano is already one of few British news stand titles aimed at a younger audience to largelyContinue reading Beano backs Climate Change Strike School Kids

Nigel Dobbyn and Billy and Katie

In Memoriam: 2000AD and Sonic the Comic Artist Nigel Dobbyn

I’m very saddened to report the sudden passing of 2000AD and Sonic the Comic artist Nigel Dobbyn, a comic creator whose work I very much admired. He was just 56. Via fellow artist Nigel Kitching, Nigel’s wife, Sue, tells us he had been happy and feeling well – but died of a sudden heart attack,Continue reading In Memoriam: 2000AD and Sonic the Comic Artist Nigel Dobbyn

Beano 4000 - Cover Dated 4th September 2019 SNIP

The Future’s Beano!

Congratulations to Britain’s longest running comic, Beano, which has reached No. 4000 – on sale at retailers today (Wednesday 28th August). Offering a collectible cover featuring a specially designed, eye-catching red foil logo and an extended storyline set in the year 4000 where Dennis has to save Beanotown from grown-ups, this landmark issue includes itsContinue reading The Future’s Beano!